Five Colonials Tabbed ITA Scholar-Athletes
Annual GW Commencement on National Mall Punctuates Collegiate Experience
Colonials Fall to Rams, 4-3, Wrap Season at 17-7
Second-Seeded Colonials to Face Top-Seeded VCU on Sunday at 8:30 a.m.
Victory Sets up Rematch With Third-Seeded Charlotte on Saturday at 1 p.m.
GW vs. George Mason (3.30.2013)
GW vs. St. John's (4.06.2013) photo by Nick Wass
2012 Men's Tennis Atlantic 10 Championship
George Washington v Radford
2011-12: Posted an overall singles record of 14-8 and a doubles record of 10-12 during his first season at GW...Competed mainly at the No. 4 singles and No. 3 doubles positions...Owned a 3-1 mark against Atlantic 10 opponents...Helped GW claim its second straight A-10 Championship with a No. 4 singles victory over Charlotte's Paul Cisti and a No. 2 doubles victory with partner Alexander van Gils over La Salle...Named to GW's Athletics Department Academic Dean's List...Named to Fall 2011 and Spring 2012 Atlantic 10 Commissioner's Honor Rolls.
Prior to GW: Played for two seasons at Virginia Tech...Did not see action during dual match season...Advanced to round 32 at USTA/ITA Atlantic Regional...ITA Scholar-Athlete...ACC Academic Honor Roll.
High School: Under 14 Inter-High School Individual Champion at ITF tournament in Cali, Columbia...Ranked No. 3 in Ecuador in both under-12 and under-14 divisions...Won junior tournaments...finished with 3.8 cumulative GPA.
Personal: Leonardo Andres Lapentti...Born August 17, 1990 in Guayaquil, Ecuador...Son of Maria Cecilia Gomez de Lapentti and Nicolas Lapentti Carrion...Youngest of five kids...Two older brothers, Nicolas and Giovanni, are both professional tennis players...Has two older sisters, Maria Cecilia and Carolina...Aspires to return to Ecuador to take over family business.
Men's Tennis Blanks Morgan State on Thursday
WASHINGTON - The George Washington men's tennis squad dispatched visiting Morgan State, 4-0, on Thursday afternoon in the 2017 indoor home opener at the...
Men's Tennis Hosts Morgan State on Thursday
WASHINGTON - The George Washington men's tennis team opens its home indoor season on Thursday when Morgan State visits the Southeast Tennis and Learning...
Men's Tennis' Fletcher Named A-10 Player of the Week
NEWPORT NEWS, Va. - George Washington men's tennis junior Chris Fletcher has been named Atlantic 10 Player of the Week, the league announced on Tuesday.
Men's Tennis Set for Busy Weekend of Play
WASHINGTON - The George Washington men's tennis team is set for a busy weekend of competition, visiting Florida State on Saturday before returning to the...
Colonial of the Week - Men's Tennis' Chris Fletcher
Chris Fletcher posted an undefeated weekend for the Colonials with two singles wins and a doubles triumph.
Men's Tennis Edged at Middle Tennessee
MURFREESBORO, Tenn. - The George Washington men's tennis team battled but could not complete a comeback at Middle Tennessee State, falling 4-3 on Saturday...
Men's Tennis Triumphs Over Austin Peay
CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. - The George Washington men's tennis team defeated Austin Peay on the road on Friday, 6-1, at the Governors Tennis Center to open a...
Men's Tennis Set for Weekend Road Trip
WASHINGTON - The George Washington men's tennis squad wraps a stretch of five-consecutive road matches over the weekend with visits to Austin Peay on Friday ...