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 to Close Regular Season at Home
SERVING FIRST: The George Washington men's tennis team will conclude regular-season play against A-10 opponent Duquesne on Saturday at 3 p.m. at the...
Men's Tennis Defeats George Mason, 4-2
FAIRFAX, Va. -- The George Washington men's tennis team improved to 3-2 in Atlantic 10 action with a 4-2 victory over Revolutionary Rival George Mason on...
Men's Tennis Falls to Georgetown, 4-1
WASHINGTON -- The George Washington men's tennis squad made the short trip cross-town to face local foe Georgetown, but fell to the Hoyas, 4-1, on Saturday...
Men’s Tennis Edges Richmond, 4-3
RICHMOND – The George Washington men’s tennis squad continued its recent success in Richmond on Sunday afternoon, topping the Spiders, 4-3, to...
Men’s Tennis Downs Saint Francis
WASHINGTON – The George Washington men’s tennis team nearly swept the visiting Saint Francis (Pa.) Red Flash, 6-1, at the Trump National Golf...
Men’s Tennis Set for Pair of Local Opponents
SERVING FIRST: The George Washington men’s tennis team will open weekend play by making the short trip to face local foe Georgetown on Friday at 10 a.m...
Men’s Tennis Returns to Action on Friday
SERVING FIRST: After taking a week hiatus, the George Washington men’s tennis team returns to action on Friday when it welcomes Saint Francis (Pa.) to ...
Men’s Tennis Drops 5-2 Decision to Davidson
WASHINGTON – The George Washington men’s tennis team dropped a 5-2 decision to Davidson on Sunday afternoon to close out its weekend homestand at...