The George Washington University: Men's Tennis

Men's Tennis Wins Two More Matches, Runs Winning Streak to Six

Freshman Yan Levinski is now 8-0 this season
Freshman Yan Levinski is now 8-0 this season

Feb. 18, 2008

Complete Results

WASHINGTON, DC - George Washington University men's tennis won another two matches over the weekend, both of them coming in Atlantic 10 Conference competition. On Saturday night, GW defeated Dayton, 7-0, in a match held at the Regency Sport & Health Club in McLean, VA. Then, late Sunday night, GW downed Temple, 4-0, in a shortened contest held at the Cheltenham Tennis Courts in Philadelphia, PA. GW now owns a six-match winning streak as they improved their overall record to 8-3 and 4-0 in A-10 play.

GW seniors Mustafa Gencsoy, Sam Salyer and freshman Yan Levinski all went 3-0 in their singles matches over the weekend. Levinski, who joined the team this spring, is now 8-0.

Saturday night, GW cruised to the 7-0 victory over Dayton. The Colonials claimed the doubles point by winning two of the three matches, including a win from the No. 1 position, as Mustafa Gencsoy and Ryan Hunter teamed up to take the match, 8-3. In singles action, the Colonials took all six matches in straight sets.

Later Sunday night, GW defeated Temple, 4-0, in Philadelphia, in a match was shortened due to time. Of the matches that were completed, the Colonials won them all. They claimed two doubles matches to earn the doubles point and then secured three more points with three victories in the singles competition.

George Washington will host Binghamton Sunday, Mar. 2, at 1:00 p.m. at the Mount Vernon Campus in Washington, DC. GW is 5-0 at home this season.

Complete Results:
George Washington 7, Dayton 0
Feb 16, 2008 at McLean, VA

Singles competition
1. Mustafa Gencsoy (GW) def. Michael Rohana (DAY) 6-4, 6-4
2. Yan Levinski (GW) def. James O'Connell (DAY) 6-1, 6-3
3. Sam Salyer (GW) def. Matt Sherman (DAY) 6-4, 6-4
4. Erik Hannah (GW) def. David Peyton (DAY) 6-2, 6-2
5. Ryan Schlachter (GW) def. Antonio Rodriguez (DAY) 6-3, 6-3
6. Elliott Daniels (GW) def. Bryce Warnock (DAY) 6-1, 6-4



Doubles competition
1. Mustafa Gencsoy/Ryan Hunter (GW) def. David Peyton/Michael Rohana (DAY) 8-3
2. James O'Connell/Matt Sherman (DAY) def. Erik Hannah/Yan Levinski (GW) 8-5
3. Sam Salyer/Ryan Schlachter (GW) def. Antonio Rodriguez/Michael Koscielski (DAY) 8-3

George Washington 4, Temple 0
Feb 17, 2008 at Philadelphia, PA

Singles Competition
1. Mustafa Gencsoy (GW) def. Ricardo Velazquez (TEM), 6-1, 6-1
2. Yan Levinski (GW) def. Lawrence Carpio (TEM), 6-4, 7-5
3. Sam Salyer (GW) def. Eduardo Saavedra (TEM), 7-6, 6-0
4. Pavlos Stephanides (TEM) v. Erik Hannah (GW), 5-7, 6-4, 3-1 (Did Not Finish)
5. Zach Tobias (TEM) v. Mark Doumba (GW), 7-6, 4-6, 0-1 (DNF)
6. Andrew Choi (T) v. Maxx Wattenberg (GW), 7-5 (DNF)

Doubles Competition
1. Mustafa Gencsoy/Ryan Hunter (GW) def. Andrew Choi/Lawrence Carpio (TEM), 8-5
2. Ryan Schlachter/Sam Salyer (GW) def. Eduardo Saavedra/Ricardo Velazquez (TEM), 8-4
3. Zach Tobias/Pavlos Stephanides (TEM) v. Erik Hannah/Yan Levinski (GW), 6-4 (DNF)

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