Colonials Earn Accolade for Academic, Athletic Success
Colonials Earn All-Academic Team Status; Three Tabbed Scholar-Athletes
Colonials Close 2014 With 20-Spot Improvement From 2013
Annual Commencement on National Mall Highlights Weeklong Activities
Colonials Fall to South Carolina, 4-1, in NCAA First Round
2012-13: Went 10-8 overall and 8-5 at No. 6 singles...Produced a perfect 4-0 record against Atlantic 10 competition...Helped GW reach A-10 Championship title match for fourth straight year...Went 1-5 in doubles action...Wrapped season on three-match winning streak...Named to GW Athletics Academic Dean's List and Fall 2012 and Spring 2013 Atlantic 10 Commissioner's Honor Rolls...Named an ITA Scholar Athlete.
2011-12: Owned an overall singles mark of 13-13 and a doubles record of 11-16...Competed primarily at the No. 5 singles and No. 3 doubles positions...Posted a 2-0 record against conference opponents...Despite being sick, earned a No. 5 singles victory over Xavier's Michael Moe to help lift GW to its second straight Atlantic 10 Championship...Named to GW's Athletics Department Academic Dean's List.
2010-11: In four fall tournaments, post a 9-4 singles record and a 4-4 doubles record...At No. 6 singles, posted a 15-3 record...Won nine-straight singles matches...Named A-10 Rookie of the Week three times (March 1, 7, 14)...Went 15-8 doubles record, playing with Richard Blumenfeld and Ulrik Thomsen...Named to the 2011 Atlantic 10 All-Conference Second Team...Went 5-0 in singles and doubles action during the A-10 Championships...Fell in first round of the NCAA Championships to Duke in doubles, singles match went unfinished.
High School: Played for Patrice Journe at International School of Lausanne.
Personal: Born Viktor Alexander Svensson on February 12, 1992...Son of Sandra and Peter Svensson...Has an older brother, Filip, who played tennis for VCU, and a younger sister, Hanna...Hobbies include watching soccer and playing other racket sports...Majoring in marketing.
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Fletcher, Afanasev Sweep A-10 Weekly Honors
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Men's Tennis Wins Fourth Straight on Sunday
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Men's Tennis Shuts Out Navy
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Men's Tennis Set for Weekend Matches
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Men's Tennis Downs Temple
WASHINGTON - The George Washington men's tennis team overcame a 2-0 deficit to defeat visiting Temple, 4-2, at the Southeast Tennis and Learning Center on...
Men's Tenis' Tverijonas Earns National Ranking
TEMPE, Ariz. - George Washington men's tennis senior Julius Tverijonas has broken into the ITA national singles rankings at No. 118 in the Feb. 21 rankings.
Men's Tennis Closes Weekend with Win
WILLIAMSBURG, Va. - The George Washington men's tennis team closed the weekend with a victory over DePaul on Saturday at William & Mary, 6-1.
Men's Tennis Falls at William & Mary
WILLIAMSBURG, Va. - The George Washington men's tennis team fell at William & Mary on Friday afternoon, 5-2, to begin a pair of road matches this weekend.