Athletics News

Colonial of the Week

April 27, 2009

Name: Ugur Atalay
Sport: Men's Tennis
Pos.: No. 2 Singles
Cl.: Freshman
Hometown: Istanbul, Turkey
HS: Enka Schools

Ugur Atalay won all three of his singles matches to help GW to a third-place finish at the 2009 Atlantic 10 Men's Tennis Championship in Monroeville, PA, this past weekend.

Atalay's three victories extended his singles' winning streak to nine consecutive matches during which he has beaten all but two opponents in straight sets.

During the regular season, Atalay helped the Colonials defeat every A-10 opponent to earn the No. 1 seed at the A-10 Championship for the second year in a row.