Colonials Fall to Spiders, 4-1
Colonials Defeat Hawks, 4-0, to Advance to Quarterfinal Round
Colonials to Face Saint Joseph's in First Round on Thursday
Colonials Head to Atlantic 10 Tournament on Thursday
Senior Meg Tyner Picks Up 13th Win in 15 Matches
2011-12: Posted 11-6 overall record in singles and 2-1 mark in doubles...Went a perfect 2-0 at No. 2 singles...Earned a 2-1 record against Atlantic 10 opponents...Named to GW's Athletics Department Academic Dean's List.
2010-11:Jumped right into the top six for the Colonials...At No. 2 singles, posted a 10-5 spring record, going 2-3 against Atlantic 10 opponents...Went 4-6 in doubles, playing at both of the No. 2 and 3 spots with Leah Pascarella...Named to the Atlantic 10 All-Conference Second Team...Named A-10 Rookie Performer of the Week on Feb. 7 after picking up wins over George Mason, Drexel, Penn and Howard.
High School:Helped the Sage Hill Lightning to a 2009 CIF Division final appearance...Named Singles Academy League MVP for three straight seasons (2008-10)...Reached the quarterfinals in the 18-U at the California Bowl national tournament, Level 2 tournament in Hawaii, El Paso, TX, and Ohio, also Dunlop Level 3, the CIF in Fresno, CA, and the Northridge designated tournament...Has extensive experience against high-ranking tennis players, defeating the No. 88, 87, 97 nationally ranked players and most recently defeated the No. 28 and No. 18 ranked players at the Dunlop Level 3 tournament...Member of Sage Hill High Honor Roll.
Personal: Born Julia Rose Blakeley on Jan. 6, 1992, in Irvine, CA...Daughter of Karen and Scott Blakeley...Has one younger brother, David...Plans to major in communications...Aspires to become a sports broadcaster for ESPN or work for a fashion publication.
Colonial of the Week - Women's Tennis' Maria Siopacha
Siopacha went undefeated in both singles and doubles play to help the Colonials post a perfect weekend, notching road victories at Temple and Atlantic 10 foe...
Bayraktaroglu Named A-10 Rookie of the Week
NEWPORT NEWS, Va. - George Washington women's tennis' Melis Bayraktaroglu has been named Atlantic 10 Rookie of the Week in the league's final weekly awards...
Women's Tennis Set for A-10 Championship
WASHINGTON - The George Washington women's tennis team is set to compete at the 2017 Atlantic 10 Championship as the No. 9 seed from April 26-30 at the USTA ...
Women's Tennis Defeats George Mason on Saturday
WASHINGTON - The George Washington women's tennis team took a Revolutionary Rivalry victory over George Mason on Saturday afternoon on Senior Day at the...
Women's Tennis to Honor Seniors on Saturday
WASHINGTON - The George Washington women's tennis team closes the regular season on Saturday with a Senior Day match against Revolutionary Rival George Mason...
Seven Student-Athletes Recognized by University for Academic Excellence
At a recent Academic Honors Dinner hosted by the university in the student center, seven GW student-athletes were celebrated for having a grade point average...
Women's Tennis' Siopacha Named A-10 Player of the Week
George Washington women's tennis sophomore Maria Siopacha has been named Atlantic 10 Player of the Week, the league announced on Tuesday.
Women's Tennis Dominates Saint Joseph's
PHILADELPHIA - The George Washington women's tennis team completed a perfect weekend of play with a 6-1 defeat of Atlantic 10 foe Saint Joseph's on the road ...