GW Overmatched by Tough American Squad

Feb. 1, 2003

WASHINGTON, DC - The GW Men's Tennis team was unable to build on its strong performance against James Madison and fell to a tough American team, 6-1, on Saturday February 1 at the Montclair Tennis club, dropping their record to 2-3.

Junior Matt Hane (Walterboro, SC/Porter-Gaud School) picked up the lone victory for the Colonials by defeating Guilluame Tarrralle at the number one position, 7-6(4), 2-6, 6-4. Freshman Marius Weigert (Hamburg, Germany/ESI International Academy) played his opponent, Ruben Rivero, down to the wire, but came up just short losing, 6-3, 5-7, 7-5.

The doubles teams of Hane and junior Brett Warner (Vienna, VA/James Madison) and sophomores Matt Treadgold (Glenmont, NY/Bethlehem Central) and Jake Jopling (Wexford, PA/North Allegheny) gave the American teams a run, but both lost, 9-7

The Colonials will look to get back on track against La Salle on Saturday, February 8 in Washington, DC.

1. Matt Hane (GW) def. Guilluame Tarralle (AU), 7-6(4), 2-6, 6-4
2. Tushar Garg (AU) def. Matt Treadgold (GW), 6-3, 4-6, 6-3
3. Kyle Bailey (AU) def. Jake Jopling (GW), 6-3, 6-0
4. Ruben Rivero (AU) def. Marius Weigert (GW), 6-3, 5-7, 7-5
5. Jonah Fliegelman (AU) def. Brett Warner (GW), 6-0, 6-2
6. Juancarlo Vazquez (AU) def. Jason Sucoll (GW), 8-3

1. Rivero/Fliegelman (AU) def. Hane/Warner (GW), 9-7
2. Garg/Tarralle (AU) def. Treadgold/Jopling (GW), 9-7
3. Jaysingh/Bailey (AU) def. Rogers/Sucoll (GW), 8-0



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