The Colonials knocked off Wagner in Sunday's conference final
Colonials face Fordham in a Saturday semifinal
A big finish helped GW to a home win Friday
Colonials beat Engineers in overtime
Colonials set for MAWPC showdown
Made an immediate impact in his freshman campaign, totaling 27 goals (sixth on team) and 16 assists (fourth) in helping the Colonials earn their first MAWPC title and NCAA Tournament berth in program history...His 43 points ranked fifth on the team...Connected on 27 of 81 shots for the season...Also tallied 18 steals and nine field blocks...Recorded three goals and a season-high five steals in a win over Washington & Jefferson (9/3)...Also scored three goals against Salem International (9/3), Iona (9/8) and Bucknell (9/23)...Posted two goals, three assists and two steals in the overtime win at MIT (10/12)...Provided a goal and an assist in the MAWPC Championship opener against Gannon and also scored in the conference final win over Wagner.
Helped his club Galatasaray to a runner-up finish in the Turkish Senior League in 2016 and a gold medal at the 2015 Turkish Republic Cup. ... Also represented his home country at the 2016 U-19 European Championship. ... Played with the national U-17 squad in 2015 and helped it qualify for the European Games.
Born Kerim Sismanoglu on January, 23, 1999, in Istanbul, Turkey ... Son of Mine Sismanoglu and Mustafa Cenap Sismanoglu ... Has one younger sister, Serra ... Plans to major in Systems Engineering.
|Goals||3||4x, Last vs. Bucknell (9/23/17)|
|Assists||3||at MIT (10/12/17)|
|Points||5||at MIT (10/12/17)|
|Steals||5||vs. Washington & Jefferson (9/3/17)|
|Blocks||1||9x, Last vs. Bucknell (10/7/17)|
|Ejections Drawn||2||vs. Washington & Jefferson (9/3/17)|
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