Six Colonials Earn ITA Scholar-Athlete Status
Colonials to Participate in Four Tournaments to Prepare for 2014 Spring Season
Annual GW Commencement on National Mall Punctuates Collegiate Experience
The Top Student-Athletes, Teams and Moments for 2012-13 Recognized at Annual Awards Show
Colonials Wrap 2013 Season With 11-8 Overall Record
2011-12: Posted an overall mark of 12-11 in singles, including a 7-2 record at the No. 4 position...Went 3-3 against Atlantic 10 opponents in singles competition...Earned an 18-7 No. 1 doubles record with teammate Zoe Krohn...Won five of last six singles matches...Opened season with six straight doubles victories...Won final six doubles matches of season...Named to GW's Athletics Department Academic Dean's List...Named to Fall 2011 and Spring 2012 Atlantic 10 Commissioner's Honor Rolls.
2010-11: Posted a 12-5 record at No. 4 singles and a 10-7 record at No. 1 doubles with teammate Zoe Krohn...Had six-match win streak in singles from Feb. 4- Mar. 5...Wrapped up the season with five singles and four doubles victories, picking up wins over Saint Joseph's, Towson, Rhode Island and Xavier...Named team Most Valuable Player.
2009-10: Finished 11-10 at No. 2 singles and 13-7 at No. 1 doubles for the Colonials in her first season...Named to the Atlantic 10 All-Conference First Team...Won three weekly A-10 Rookie Performer awards, including back-to-back weeks on April 5 and April 12...Named to the A-10 Commissioner's Honor Roll in Spring 2010.
High School: At Torrey Pines, Hamling helped continue the tradition of winning CIF Team Championships, increasing the total to 19 consecutive years...Named CIF Individual Champion in 2007...Earned the Sportsmanship Award in 2007...Named the Union Tribune Athlete of the Week and Scholar Athlete in 2007.
Personal: Melissa Hamling was born August 3, 1991, in San Jose, CA...Daughter of Elizabeth and Dan Hamling...Has three siblings Brandon, Arianna and Jennifer...Majoring in chemistry and aspires to become a doctor, specifically a cardiovascular radiologist.
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 ...
Women's Tennis Outlasts Temple
PHILADELPHIA - The George Washington women's tennis team edged Temple on the road, 4-3, on Saturday afternoon at the TU Tennis Courts.