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George Chanturia
George Chanturia

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Tbilisi, Georgia

High School:
Grigol Robakidze

Last College:
Oklahoma University

07/27/2012

BIG EAST Recognizes 2011-12 All-Academic Team

A total of 150 DePaul student-athletes were honored by the conference

07/19/2012

Men's Tennis Receives ITA Academic Honors

Three Blue Demons named ITA Scholar Athletes

06/01/2012

Athletics Banquet Celebrates Best and Brightest

DePaul Honors Student-Athletes Thursday Night in Rosemont

06/01/2012

Athletics Banquet Celebrates Best and Brightest

DePaul Honors Student-Athletes Thursday Night in Rosemont

05/18/2012

Chanturia Named to Academic All-District Team

The senior accounting major carries a 3.91 GPA while competing for the men's tennis squad.

Demon Notes:
Earned DePaul's John R. Cortelyou Award for the highest male GPA in the graduating class of 2012... 2012 CoSIDA/Capital One Academic All-District At-Large team... All-BIG EAST honors as junior and senior... ITA Scholar-Athlete in 2011 and 2012... earned BIG EAST All-Academic Team honors in 2011... was named to the Athletic Directors honor roll in all three quarters in 2010-11... played freshman and sophomore seasons at Oklahoma.

2011-12 Senior Season (Singles: 24-12 | 12-15 Doubles)
CoSIDA/Capital One Academic All-District At-Large team... all BIG-EAST Conference performer... second on the team with a 24-12 singles record... played in the No. 1 and No. 2 positions... went 5-1 in the top spot and was 9-9 in the No. 2 position... closed out the season by winning his last two matches... season-long seven match winning streak from Oct. 21-Jan. 22... during the streak six of his seven victories were in straight sets... played doubles with Filip Dzanko, Josh Dancu, and Matija Palinic... posted an 11-10 mark with Dzanko including an 11-9 mark in the No. 1 spot... Chanturia and Dzanko were ranked No. 10 in the final ITA/Midwest rankings... during the fall season was named the singles Champion at the Wildcat Invitational, A Singles Flight... won the Purdue Fall Invitational A singles flight... started the season by winning his first six matches before dropping his second round match at the ITA Midwest Regional... closed out the fall with three straight, two set wins... teamed-up with Matija Palinic for a doubles win.

2010-11 Junior Season (Singles: 23-12 | Doubles: 22-14):
Won the B-Singles Flight at the Northwestern Invitational... teamed up with Matija Palinic to win the Purdue Fall Invitational B-Doubles title... went 6-4 in singles play during the fall... fall-best, 3-match singles winnings streak... posted a 10-4 doubles mark during the fall... led DePaul with a 23-12 singles mark while he combined for a 17-8 record in duals in the second and third positions... went 2-1 record in the second position during the BIG EAST Championship... closed out the season by going 7-2 in his last nine matches... posted a 10-3 singles make in the second position and went 7-5 in the third spot... went 16-11 when teamed with Matija Palinic.

2009-10 (Sophomore Season at Oklahoma):
Helped the Sooners to a No. 17 Campbell's/ITA final ranking and reach the quarterfinals of the NCAA Team Championship... combined for a 12-9 record in the No. 5 and 6 positions during spring duals... went 3-3 in BIG 12 Conference play in the No. 6 position.

2008-09 (Freshman Season at Oklahoma):
Concluded the 2009 spring season with a 12-6 record overall... Competed at the No. 4 position once, the No. 5 position 13 times and the No. 6 position four times... finished with a 5-6 record doubles record in the No. 3 spot.

High School:
Three-time Georgian national champion ... Participated in the 2007 and 2008 Davis Cup representing Georgia.

Personal:
Son of Bella and the late Avtandil Chanturia ... enrolled in the College of Commerce with an accounting concentration.