Tied with 10 others at No. 114, Diana Kussainova is the first women’s tennis player to be ranked since 1993.
Despite a loss in the Atlantic 10 Championship match, the men’s tennis team ended its season with its best national finish in at least the last seven years, coming in at No. 73 in Intercollegiate Tennis Association rankings announced Tuesday.
Five Colonials were awarded all-conference honors in men’s tennis this week – sweet news to help mask the sour taste after their one-point loss in the Atlantic 10 finals just nine days ago.
The men’s tennis team entered the final match of the Atlantic 10 Championship in an unfamiliar position: the underdog.
The Colonials beat Charlotte 4-0 – the second match in a row in which they has failed to lose a point – setting the stage for a fourth straight appearance in the Atlantic 10 title game.
The Colonials dominated from start to finish Friday, beating Richmond 5-0 to advance to the semifinals of the Atlantic 10 Championship.
Freshman Danil Zelenkov earned Atlantic 10 Co-Rookie of the Week honors this past week, after winning in both singles and doubles matches against conference rival VCU. Zelenkov prevailed in straight sets, 6-1, 6-2, at the No. 3 singles position, giving GW their only singles victory in a 4-2 loss against VCU. Zelenkov, while paired with […]
The sixth-seeded Colonials rallied hard after falling behind 1-3, but the third-seeded Minutewomen ultimately closed the door on GW’s season, 4-2, Friday in the quarterfinals of the 2013 Atlantic 10 Women’s Tennis Championship.
The sixth-seeded Colonials (11-7) eked out a narrow victory against the 11th-seeded Hawks (13-11) in a four-hour battle that came down to the No. 3 singles match.
This week, Francisco Dias and Danil Zelenkov captured the A-10’s Performer of the Week and Rookie Performer of the Week awards, respectively.