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GW Men's Tennis Sweeps Fourth In A Row Against Towson

Coach Tom Hawkins has his team rolling with their fourth straight victory.
Coach Tom Hawkins has his team rolling with their fourth straight victory.

March 8, 2003

WASHINGTON, DC - The GW Men's Tennis team pounded Towson, 7-0, on Saturday, March 8 at the GW-Mount Vernon Tennis Facility. The victory runs the Colonials streak to four sweeps in a row, scoring 28 of a possible 28 points over the span.

The Colonials showed their dominance with only one singles match reaching a third set. Junior Matt Hane (Walterboro, SC/Porter-Gaud School) took care of business at number one singles, 6-0, 6-2 and teamed with freshman Marius Weigert (Hamburg, Germany/ESI International Academy) to win at number one doubles, 8-1. Sophomores Matt Treadgold (Glenmont, NY/Bethlehem Central) and Jake Jopling (Wexford, PA/North Allegheny), added straight set victories for the Colonials at number two and three singles and teamed to win at number two doubles, 8-2. Freshman Joe Weissfeld (Akron,OH/Firestone) saw action at number six singles and took advantage of it with a 6-1, 3-6, 7-5 victory. He then teamed with senior Brett Warner (Vienna, VA/James Madison), who won at number five singles, to seal the match with a win at number three doubles.

The Colonials will try and continue their streak when they travel to Pittsburgh, PA to face Duquesne on Friday, March 28.

1. Hane (GW) def. Rowland (TU), 6-0, 6-2
2. Treadgold (GW) def. Selzer (TU), 6-1, 6-0
3. Jopling (GW) def. Dvir (TU), 6-2, 6-2
4. Weigert (GW) def. Shore (TU), 6-2, 6-3
5. Warner (GW) def. Nagel (TU), 6-1, 6-3
6. Weissfeld (GW) def. Young (TU), 6-1, 3-6, 7-5

1. Hane/Weigert (GW) def. Rowland/Nagel (TU), 8-1
2. Treadgold/Jopling (GW) def. Dvir/Shore (TU), 8-2
3. Warner/Weissfeld (GW) def. Young/Ferguson (TU), 8-4



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