2010-11: In four fall tournaments, went 6-3 in doubles and 5-4 in singles action ... At spring No. 2 doubles, posted a 15-8 record with Alexander Van Gils ... went 3-0 in Atlantic 10 Championship, helping the team to the title ... went 15-10 in spring singles action ... named A-10 Performer of the Week on March 14 ... named to the A-10 All-Conference First Team ... fell in both singles and doubles against Duke in the first round of the NCAA Championship.
2009-10: Had a break-out season as a junior ... compiled a 14-7 dual record ... won the 2009 Georgetown Classic in the fall ... closed the season on a nine-match win streak ... played mainly at the No. 3 spot for the Colonials ... went 10-9 in doubles.
2008-09: Won 10 singles matches in a row (Mar 14 - Apr. 10) at the No. 4 spot for GW ... came from behind to beat #56 Radford's Mehdi Benhammon 5-7, 7-6, 10-8 (Mar. 28) ... went 12-7 in singles, 11-10 in doubles with teammate Yan Levinski.
2007-08: Posted a 4-5 dual record for the COlonials in his first season, mainly at the No. 6 spot ... defeated #75 Radford's Paul Boslet, 6-2, 6-0, winning the only point for GW (Mar. 8).
High School: During his prep career under the guidance of coach Jose Higueras, Kushma was a silver and bronze medalist in boys singles and boys doubles at the ISST European High School Tennis Championship in 2004 and 2005 ... named Most Valuable Player of the ACS Hillingdon in 2005 ... member of the National Honors Society.
Personal: Christopher Michael Kushma ... Born April 11, 1989 in New York, New York ... Son of Michael and Debra Kushma ... Has two sisters, Rachel (23) and Sara (19) ... Sara is a member of the Princeton University women's crew team ... Majoring in political science.
Men’s Tennis’ Fall Schedule Announced
George Washington men’s tennis is slated to compete in three tournaments this fall, head coach David Macpherson announced on Friday.
Men’s Tennis’ Tverijonas and Behun Grab ITA Scholar-Athlete Honors
George Washington men’s tennis’s rising sophomore Jakub Behun and recent graduate Julius Tverijonas achieved Intercollegiate Tennis Association (...
Three Earn All-Conference Honors for Men's Tennis
NEWPORT NEWS, Va. -Three Colonials have landed Atlantic 10 men's tennis All-Conference honors for the 2017 season, the league announced on Monday. Senior...
Tverijonas Grabs Final A-10 Player of the Week Nod
NEWPORT NEWS, Va. - Senior Julius Tverijonas has received the final Atlantic 10 Men's Tennis Player of the Week honor of the season, the league announced on ...
Men's Tennis Bows Out in A-10 Semis
ORLANDO, Fla. - The George Washington men's tennis team ended its Atlantic 10 Championship run in the semifinal round on Saturday, falling to VCU, 4-3, at...
Men's Tennis Advances to A-10 Semifinal
ORLANDO, Fla. - The second-seeded GW men's tennis team blanked seventh-seeded Saint Joseph's in the Atlantic 10 Championship quarterfinal on Friday afternoon...
Men's Tennis Set to Defend A-10 Title
WASHINGTON - The George Washington men's tennis team has earned the No. 2 seed in the 2017 Atlantic 10 Championship, from April 27-30, at the USTA National...
Men's Tennis Trumps Fordham on Saturday
STERLING, Va. - The George Washington men's tennis team defeated Fordham on Saturday to close the regular season at Trump National Golf Club on Senior Day.