Athletics News

Colonial of the Week

March 30, 2009

Name: Chris Kushma
Sport: Men's Tennis
Pos.: No. 4 singles
Cl.: Sophomore
Hometown: New York, NY
HS: U. Miami Online H.S.

Chris Kushma is riding a six-match winning streak at No. 4 singles for the GW men's tennis team. In three matches last week, Kushma (7-3 singles, 6-4 doubles) claimed three straight singles victories against Navy and Longwood in straight sets and against No. 56-ranked Radford in a third-set tiebreaker.

Kushma also transitioned the momentum from his singles play into the doubles competition where he teamed with sophomore Yan Levinski to post a 2-1 record in three matches at No. 2 doubles last week.