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Colonial of the Week - GW Squash's Anna Gabriela Porras

Colonial of the Week - Anna Gabriela Porras
Jan. 21, 2015

Name: Anna Gabriela Porras
Sport: Women's Squash
Year: Junior
Hometown: Bogota, Colombia
High School: The English School

Porras, a two-time College Squash Association All-American, won all three of her matches at the No. 1 position on the ladder to lead the No. 7 ranked women's squash team to a 2-1 weekend with wins over No. 12 Williams and No. 16 Middlebury.

She was also one of four Colonials to earn an individual victory in a 5-4 loss to No. 10 Dartmouth, which the Big Green won by way of injury retirement in the decisive match.

The Bogota, Colombia, native won each of her three matches in straight sets, yielding an average of just 4.5 points per set.

Porras is currently tied for the team lead with six individual victories this season and has won four matches in a row.

Past Colonial of the Week Winners