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 Set for ITA Atlantic Region Championships
The George Washington men’s tennis squad is set to compete at the ITA Atlantic Region Championships hosted by Liberty at the Cook Tennis Center and...
Men’s Tennis Takes Home A Flight Doubles Title
The George Washington men’s tennis team finished play at the Joe Hunt Invitational, hosted by Navy, on Sunday afternoon.
Men's Tennis Secures Doubles Title at Joe Hunt Invite
The George Washington men’s tennis team saw success on day two of the Joe Hunt Invitational, securing the A flight Doubles Title with two GW pairs set ...
Men's Tennis Completes Successful Day One On Friday
The George Washington men’s tennis team wrapped a successful first day of competition at the Joe Hunt Invitational hosted by Navy on Friday.
Men’s Tennis Opens Fall Play on Friday
The George Washington men’s tennis team begins fall tournament play at the three-day Joe Hunt Invitational, hosted by Navy, on Friday.
Men’s Tennis’ Julius Tverijonas To Compete in Davis Cup
Recent graduate Julius Tverijonas will represent his home nation of Lithuania as a member of its Davis Cup team this weekend at Bastad Tennis Stadium in...
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 (...