The George Washington University: Men's Squash

Men's Squash Knocks Off Conn. College & Vassar

Senior Tyler Wolas
 
Senior Tyler Wolas
 

Feb. 5, 2006

POUGHKEEPSIE, NY - The George Washington men's squash team won both of its matches Saturday in the Vassar Invitational as the Colonials defeated both Vassar, 8-1, and Connecticut College, 6-3.

GW's top three players each recorded two individual match wins at the tournament as seniors Gregory Vernick (West Roxbury, MA/Milton Academy) and Tyler Wolas (Boca Raton, FL/Pine Crest), along with junior Ben Hoefs (Franklin, MI/Detroit Country Day) produced a win in each match.

Also posting two individual Colonials' victories in the tournament was senior Alex Popowich (Hellertown, PA/Moravian Academy) and freshman Bradley Birenbaum (Villanova, PA/William Penn Charter School).

GW returns to action Friday night, Feb. 10, when it travels to Annapolis, MD, to face Air Force at the Naval Academy.

Results from Saturday's matches against Vassar and Conn. College:

George Washington Defeats Vassar 8-1
#1 Gregory Vernick (GW) d. Anshuman Beri (VC) 3-1 (4-9, 9-4, 9-5, 10-8)
#2 Benjamin Hoefs (GW) d. Greg Kantrowitz (VC) 3-0 (9-2, 9-0, 9-4)
#3 Tyler Wolas (GW) d. Jesse Jacobs (VC) 3-0 (9-4, 9-5, 9-7)
#4 Andre Dennis (VC) d. Alex Funk (GW) 3-1 (9-6, 9-3, 5-9, 9-7)
#5 Michael Greenwald (GW) d. Ryder Pierce (VC) 3-0 (9-7, 9-5, 9-4)
#6 Stefan Georg (GW) d. Aniruddh Mundra (VC) 3-0 (9-2, 9-1, 9-1)
#7 Jarryd Commerford (GW) d. Akshay Aiyer (VC) 3-1 (3-9, 9-2, 9-5, 9-7)
#8 Bradley Birenbaum (GW) d. Ryan McGinley-Stempel (VC) 3-0 (9-4, 9-0, 9-0)
#9 Alexander Popowich (GW) d. Austin Minkowski (VC) 3-0 (9-6, 9-5, 9-4)

 

 

George Washington Defeats Connecticut College 6-3
#1 Gregory Vernick (GW) d. Rob Purple (CC) 3-0 (9-3, 10-9, 9-1)
#2 Benjamin Hoefs (GW) d. Jordan Savage (CC) 3-1 (3-9, 9-3, 9-0, 9-0)
#3 Tyler Wolas (GW) d. John Evans (CC) 3-0 (9-4, 9-7, 9-6)
#4 Wade Mynatt (CC) d. Alex Funk (GW) 3-0 (9-7, 9-5, 9-7)
#5 Michael Greenwald (GW) d. Dan Bloom (CC) 3-0 (9-4, 9-4, 9-1)
#6 Ned Minevitz (CC) d. Stefan Georg (GW) 3-0 (9-2, 9-3, 9-1)
#7 Hunter Nadler (CC) d. Jarryd Commerford (GW) 3-1 (1-9, 9-1, 9-1, 9-1)
#8 Bradley Birenbaum (GW) d. Dan Bassett (CC) 3-0 (9-6, 9-5, 9-5)
#9 Alexander Popowich (GW) d. Nick Young (CC) 3-0 (9-4, 9-0, 9-1)

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