Athletics News

Colonial of the Week - Islam El-Fiky

Jan. 24, 2011

Colonial of the Week
Name: Islam El-Fiky
Sport: Men's Squash
Cl.: Sophomore
Hometown: Cairo, Egypt
Last College: The American University in Cairo

El-Fiky, currently the 27th-ranked player in the College Squash Association (CSA), continued his impressive debut season at George Washington by playing to a perfect 4-0 record over the weekend at the Yale Round Robin. All of his victories came in straight sets and helped the No. 16 GW men's squash team to a 3-1 record over the weekend. El-Fiky is the 172nd-ranked men's player in the world and currently is second on the team with 13 individual victories.