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)|
Osei-Wusu Inks Pro Soccer Contract
George Washington’s Koby Osei-Wusu has signed with the Richmond Kickers of the United Soccer League for the upcoming season, the club announced Monday.
Osborne Inducted into GW Athletic Hall of Fame
Former George Washington men's soccer standout Matt Osborne was officially inducted into the GW Athletic Hall of Fame in a ceremony on Feb. 3, 2018.
Men's Soccer's Lawal Earns All-Region Honors
Christian Lawal of George Washington has been named to the United Soccer Coaches All-Midwest Region Second Team.
Lawal Highlights A-10 Men's Soccer Honors
George Washington’s Christian Lawal was named to the Atlantic 10 Men’s Soccer All-Conference First-Team, leading three Colonials who received...
GW Soccer to Host Spring Alumni Day
George Washington men's and women's soccer will host a joint Spring Alumni Day on Saturday, April 21.
Men's Soccer Falls in A-10 Quarterfinal
George Washington men’s soccer closed its season Saturday, falling 1-0 to Rhode Island in an Atlantic 10 Championship quarterfinal at GW Soccer Field...
Men's Soccer Welcomes Rhode Island for A-10 Quarterfinal
George Washington men's soccer opens the Atlantic 10 Championship on Saturday, hosting Rhode Island in a 1 p.m. quarterfinal at GW Soccer Field on the Mount ...
Men's Soccer to Host A-10 Championship Opener
George Washington men’s soccer has earned the No. 3 seed in the Atlantic 10 Championship and will host sixth-seeded Rhode Island in a quarterfinal this...