Colonials Ready For A-10 Title Run
Lise Backman Scores First Career Goal, GW Unbeaten in a Record Eight Straight
2004: Recorded a goal and an assist in GW's 2-2 tie against Creighton in the championship game of the Diadora Classic (9/12) ... Named to the Diadora Class All-Tournament Team ... Scored a goal in GW's 2-0 victory over St. Bonaventure (10/17) ... Started all 19 GW games ... Named to the A-10 Commissioner's Honor Roll.
2003: Saw playing time in all 19 games, starting 17... Ranked fourth on the team with four points ... Tallied her first career goal in a 1-0 victory against Massachusetts ... Recorded assists versus Temple and American...Named to the A-10 Commissioner's Honor Roll.
2002: Started every match as a freshman...Tied for the team lead with four assists...Named to the A-10 Commissioner's Honor Roll.
Prior to GW: Part of the U-19 Canadian National Team Pool ... John Abbott College 2001-02 team MVP ... 2001-02 Canadian College Athletics Association (CCAA) All-Canadian Team pick ... 2001 MVP of Quebec's AAA Senior Elite League ... Trained at Canada's high national, high performance training center for five years.
Personal: Lise Trene Backman ... Born in Montreal, Quebec ... Daughter of John and Elizabeth Backman ... Two brothers, Paul (24) and Daniel (19) ... Speaks French ... Enjoys swimming and playing squash ... Majoring in international affairs.
Women's Soccer's Cowley Named Third Team All-Region
Kansas City, Mo. - GW women's soccer senior MacKenzie Cowley has been named to the NSCAA All-Mid-Atlantic Region Third Team.
13 GW VARSITY PROGRAMS RECOGNIZED WITH PERFECT GRADUATION SUCCESS RATE
GW student-athletes see graduation success seven percent higher than NCAA average
Women's Soccer Bows Out in A-10 Semifinal
KINGSTON, R.I. - The George Washington women's soccer squad closed its 2016 Atlantic 10 Championship run in the semifinal round with a 2-0 loss to Dayton on ...
Women's Soccer Advances on Overtime Thriller
KINGSTON, R.I. - The sixth-seeded GW women's soccer squad upset third-seeded Duquesne in the quarterfinal round of the 2016 Atlantic 10 Championship on...
GW Women's Soccer Quartet Earns A-10 Postseason Honors
KINGSTON, R.I. - The George Washington women's soccer squad garnered six Atlantic 10 postseason honors, the league announced on Wednesday. Senior MacKenzie...
GW Women's Soccer Opens A-10 Tournament Play on Thursday
Sixth-seeded GW (10-6-3, 4-3-3 A-10) will take on defending champion and third-seeded Duquesne (11-5-3, 7-2-1 A-10) in the quarterfinal round of the A-10...
@GWWomensSoccer Clinches No. 6 Seed at A-10 Championship
Colonials to Take on Defending Champion Duquesne on Thursday
@GWWomensSoccer Falls in Heartbreaker at Saint Louis
Colonials Wrap Regular Season on Sunday