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June 22, 2016 Creating champions in Competition, in the Classroom, and in the Community - that's what we strive for in GW Athletics. Your support helps make it a reality.

The 2015-16 academic year was one to remember for GW Athletics. The Colonials achieved an unprecedented level of success, with teams capturing a total of seven championships—the most in an academic year in school history. Champions in Competition. Check.

Also this past season, 96 GW student-athletes graduated on the National Mall. The Department of Athletics and Recreation boasts a 94% Graduation Success Rate, which is eight percent higher than the NCAA average. The Department of Athletics also established a new all-time high mark with a cumulative 3.27 GPA last semester, as over 75 percent of student-athletes garnered a GPA of 3.0+. Champions in the Classroom. Check.

Perhaps the most important is the 10,400 hours of community service performed by our student-athletes and the program being named the National Champions in the Helper Helper competition. Champions in the Community. Check.

These successes are possible in part because of alumni, parents, and fans like you who give to the Buff & Blue Fund. Gifts provide consistent funding for team travel, equipment, nutrition, recruiting, and more.

Please make a gift to the Buff & Blue Fund to support GW student-athletes today.

500+ student-athletes who represent GW are grateful for your support. #RaiseHigh

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