Men's Squash Downs Georgetown
Colonials snap seven-match losing streak
Jan. 30, 2007
WASHINGTON, DC - The George Washington University men's squash team, currently ranked #31 nationally, defeated cross-town rival Georgetown Monday evening by a count of 7-2. The win ended a seven-match losing streak and was GW's first win since a 9-0 victory over Notre Dame in November. The Colonials' record improved to 3-8 on the season.
GW took the first six matches of the competition to claim the victory, including shutouts by Alex Funk, Max Collins, Bradley Birenbaum, Jarryd Commerford and Stefan Georg. Freshman Matt Grossman, the #1 seed, won his match with a final score of 3-2. Junior Matt Plevelich was also victorious, downing his opponent 3-0.
George Washington will continue its spring schedule this weekend when they travel to participate in the Vassar Team Challenge, a three-day squash tournament in Poughkeepsie, NY. The opponents and times of the matches have not yet been announced.
George Washington 7, Georgetown 2
1. Matt Grossman (GW) def. Parker Voss 3-2 (5-9, 6-9, 9-4, 9-1, 9-0)