Colonials Tie Highest Ranking in Program History
Colonials earn two wins at top of the ladder
Colonials Advance to Hoehn Cup Semifinals
Colonials close regular season with shutout of Dickinson
Colonials aim to extend hot streak at home and on the road
2016-2017: Finished his sophomore season with eight victories after missing seven matches due to injury … his 24 career wins ranks 12th all time at GW … posted seven wins at No. 3 and one win at No. 4 … earned a sweep, 11-0, 11-1, 11-6, against John Shuck of then-#19 Williams in his first appearance of the season … Helped give the Colonials to a 5-4 edge over then-#10 Cornell with a 13-11, 5-11, 11-5, 4-11, 11-5 win over Andrew Muran … won four of his last five matches of the season.
2015-2016: Tied for first on team with 16 victories at No. 1 in debut season... Went 3-0 with a trio of wins over opponents from Ivy League institutions...Defeated Zachary Lemen of No. 4 Yale, 6-11, 12-10, 11-8, 11-9...Picked up wins over No. 16 Brown (6-11, 11-7, 11-4, 11-6 over Thomas Blecher) and No. 12 Cornell (11-5, 11-4, 11-9 over Harry Freeman) to help GW's first-ever triumphs over Brown and Cornell...Provided the match-clinching victory to defeat No.14 Navy at CSA Championships when he earned an 11-5, 11-5, 11-8 win over Jack Herold...Won the Molloy Cup (B-Division) at CSA Individual Nationals.
High School/Club: Two-time ISL Most Valuable Player ... led St. George's to consecutive undefeated seasons as a sophomore and junior ... undefeated as an individual as a junior and named Most Valuable Player by the Boston Globe ... also won New England Division B as an individual in junior season ... finished third in New England Division A as a sophomore ... competed with Heliopolis Club in native Egypt and won seven consecutive national championships ... member of member of Egyptian Junior National Team that won seven consecutive world championships from 2006-13.
Personal: Born Mahmoud Abdel-Maksoud on 8/26/95 in Cairo, Egypt ... son of AlaaHassanein and Maged Abdel-Maksoud ... has two brothers, Mohamded and Moustafa ... brother Mohamed was team captain for Columbia men's squash ... intended major is civil and environmental engineering.
No. 11 Men’s Squash Rallies to Defeat Cornell in Season Finale
The No. 11 George Washington men’s squash rallied from a semifinal loss on Saturday to defeat No. 14 Cornell, 6-3, and clinch an end-of-season ranking ...
No. 13 Men’s Squash Falls in Hoehn Cup Semifinals
The No. 13 George Washington men’s squash team got two wins at the top of the ladder but was unable to get past No. 9 Dartmouth, falling 7-2, in the...
No. 13 Men's Squash Upsets No. 12 Western Ontario To Open CSA
The No. 13 George Washington men’s squash team opened play in the Hoehn Cup (B-Division) of the College Squash Association (CSA) National Championships...
No. 13 Men's Squash Splits Final Regular-Season Matches
The No. 13 George Washington men's team squash split its final weekend of regular-season matches, concluding the run with a 9-0 shutout at Dickinson on...
Squash Sends Five to CSA Individual Nationals
The George Washington squash program will send a total of five student-athletes, three from the men’s team and two from the women’s team, to this...
No. 13 Men's Squash Heads to CSA Nationals
Colonials take on Western Ontario in Opening Round of Hoehn Cup
No. 14 Men’s Squash Set For Weekend Matches
The No. 14 George Washington men’s squash team will play a pair of matches this weekend to conclude their regular-season schedule. The Colonials will...
Colonial of The Week – Men’s Squash’s Andres de Frutos
Senior Andres de Frutos picked up two individual wins to help the No. 14 GW men’s squash team to a pair of victories at the Matthew J. Grossman Squash ...