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Omar El Torkey

New Cairo, Egypt
Omar El Torkey - Men's Squash - Virginia Cavaliers

• Opened the season with three-straight wins playing at No. 2. Only loss this season came against top-ranked Penn

• Won his first career PSA Challenger title at the Smash Basem Makram in Cairo (7/17)
• Did not compete in collegiate matches

• Named a second-team All-America honoree
• Named the MASC Player of the Year
• Played at the top of the ladder during the team’s run at the Mid-Atlantic Squash Championships
• Went undefeated at the Mid-Atlantic Squash Championships
• Competed in the Pool bracket at the CSA Individual Championships
• Advanced to the consolation semifinals at the Pool tournament
• Captured a 15-1 regular season record and 16-4 overall record 

• Top Egyptian junior player for the 2018-19 season
• Captured a bronze medal in the individual championships at both the 2018 and 2019 World Junior Championships
• Aided Egypt in winning a gold medal in the team championships at the 2018 World Junior Championships
• Won the 2016 BU15 British Junior Open and placed second at both the 2017 and 2018 BU17 British Junior Open
• Finished as the runner-up at the 2016 Germany Junior Open
• Won 11 national tournament titles since 2015, capturing seven of those victories in the past three seasons

• Foreign Affairs/Politics major