Hoyas Fall to George Washington

Ernst and the seniors.
April 20, 2017

Complete Results

WASHINGTON - The Georgetown University men's tennis team was defeated by George Washington on Thursday by a score of 4-2 on Senior Day. With the loss, GU dropped to 7-12 on the season while GW improved to 15-6.

The Hoyas honored three seniors prior to the match.

"These are three of the greatest characters and team guys I've ever coached," said Georgetown Head Coach Gordie Ernst. "We will all miss them and the spirit, humor and character they brought to Hoya tennis."

The Blue & Gray picked up both their points in singles play. At No. 4 Michael Chen (Holmdel, N.J./Holmdel High School) won 6-1, 3-6, 6-2, while at No. 6 Ian Witmer (North Palm Beach, Fla./The Benjamin School) won at No. 6 by a score of 6-7, 6-4, 7-3 in a tiebreak third set.

The Hoyas return to action on Saturday, April 22 when they wrap up regular season play with a match against Villanova. The match starts at noon in Villanova, Pa.



More Headlines
Men’s Tennis Opens the Season Against VCU and Drexel The Georgetown University men’s tennis team opened the 2018 spring... Hoyas Spread Holiday Cheer Throughout the Year Members of the Georgetown University Department of Intercollegiate Athletics ... Men’s Tennis Competes in Jack Kramer Invitational The Georgetown men’s tennis team competed in the Jack Kramer Collegiate... Men’s Tennis Competes at ITA Regionals Nine members of the Georgetown University men’s tennis team competed at...
Shop Now


widget powered by zoomph


February 4
Philadelphia, Pa.
February 9
Monmouth N.J.
Yates Field House
February 23
Cincinnati, Ohio
March 5
9:00 AM
Florida Atlantic
Boca Raton, Fla.
March 6
3:00 PM
Lynn University
Boca Raton, Fla.
March 8
12:00 PM
Miami Shores, Fla.
March 17
Arlington YMCA
March 23
11:00 AM
Yates Field House
March 24
2:00 PM
Boston University
Arlington YMCA
March 31
Annapolis, Md.
April 4
11:00 AM
St. Francis Brooklyn
Washington, D.C.
April 14
George Washington
Washington, D.C.
April 19
3:00 PM
George Mason
Fairfax, Va.
April 21
12:00 PM
Washington, D.C.