A look at GW Athletics moments from the fall semester that are creating buzz for the second annual Georgey Awards.
Colonials Host Highlanders at 3 p.m. at GW Soccer Field
Keeper van der Merwe Makes Career-High Seven Saves
Men's and Women's Soccer, Women's Tennis, Men's Water Polo and Volleyball All Hit the Road
Alexandersson Tallies First Goal in Buff and Blue
Started all 18 games and tied for the team lead with three assists ... Also tied for fourth on the team with three points ... Took six shots on the season, including three on goal ... Amassed 1,323 minutes, tied for fifth on the team ... Played all 90 minutes six times, including fie of the last seven games ... Recorded the assist on Tyler Ranalli's game-winner in double-overtime in GW's season-opening win over LIU Brooklyn (8/24) ... Again teamed with Ranalli to register an assist in a 2-1 win over Howard (9/1) ... Also had the assist on Andri Alexandersson's goal against VMI (9/7) ... Recognized on the A-10 Commissioner's Honor Roll for both semesters.
Saw action in all 19 games and made 11 starts ... Tallied two assists on the season ... Took 13 shots, including five on goal ... Recorded his first collegiate assist against Saint Joseph's ... Also dished out the helper on Farhan Khan's golden goal in the 108th minute to beat La Salle, 2-1, in the A-10 semifinals (11/11) ... Named to the A-10 Commissioner's Honor Roll for both semesters.
Left-footed midfielder was named Caterham School's Clubman of the Year after leading team to 8-3-1 record in 2011 ... Also participated on Lingfield FC and Whyteleafe club teams ... Helped Lingfield to League Cup and Surrey Cup semifinals with eight goals in 2010-11 ... Chosen Lingfield's Player of the Year by both club's players and manager ... In 2009-10, helped Whyteleafe U17 to undefeated 12-0-6 mark and league title.
Joe Christopher Holleran ... Born June 30, 1993, in London, England ... Son of John and Joanne Holleran ... Has older brother, Dan ... A finance major.
|Assists||1||5x, Last at VMI (9/7/12)|
|Points||1||5x, Last at VMI (9/7/12)|
|Shots||3||vs. Saint Joseph's (10/7/11)|
|Minutes||98||vs. La Salle (11/11/11)|
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Soccer to Honor 2015 Champions with Alumni
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Men's Soccer Downs Regular-Season Champion SLU on Saturday
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@GWMensSoccer Falls at Massachusetts
Colonials to Wrap Regular Season Next Week