Tag: tennis

Weekend wrap-up

We didn’t have enough space on our page today for all of the GW sports action, so here’s a quick look at what the Colonials did over the weekend.

Alumnus to be inducted into USTA Hall of Fame

Former men’s tennis powerhouse and 1979 graduate Dave Haggerty will be inducted into the United States Tennis Association Middle States Hall of Fame Oct. 22, just one of four inductees this year.

Dias posts victory at ITA All-American men’s tennis championship

Freshman Francisco Dias, recently ranked No. 954 in the world by the Association of Tennis Professionals, won his first qualifying match at the ITA/D’Novo All-American Men’s Tennis Championship on Monday, and will advance to the next round of play tomorrow. Dias posted a 6-3, 6-2 victory over his Purdue opponent, Diego Acosta.

Three Colonials earn A-10 weekly honors

Lots of news in the world of GW sports today, so here’s a rundown of the Colonials sports news from today: Men’s Tennis – Freshmen win Atlantic 10 honors Freshmen Viktor Svensson and and Ulrik Thomsen were named Atlantic 10 Rookie Player of the Week and Men’s Tennis Performer of the Week, respectively, the League […]