Men’s Tennis Defeats McKendree for Ninth Win of Season
St. Louis, Mo., April 6, 2012 – The No. 17 ranked Washington University in St. Louis men’s tennis team won its third-straight match with a 7-2 victory over NCAA Division II McKendree University on Friday afternoon at the Tao Tennis Center in St. Louis, Mo.
1. Adam Putterman/Ross Putterman (WASHU) def. Barnabas Toth/Fabio Tsuchiva (MCK) 8-5
2. Parker Chang/Kareem Farah (WASHU) def. Alexandre Schuck/Luciano Misitrano (MCK) 8-4
3. Doug Mennerick/David Venditto (MCK) def. #12 Kevin Chu/Max Franklin (WASHU) 8-5
1. #3 Adam Putterman (WASHU) def. Barnabas Toth (MCK) 6-4, 6-3
2. Gary Parizher (WASHU) def. Luciano Misitrano (MCK) 5-7, 7-5, 10-3
3. #25 Ross Putterman (WASHU) def. #30 Fabio Tsuchiva (MCK) 6-4, 6-4
4. Alexandre Schuck (MCK) def. Kareem Farah (WASHU) 3-6, 7-6 (7-3), 10-8
5. Parker Chang (WASHU) def. David Venditto (MCK) 2-6, 7-5, 10-8
6. Tim Noack (WASHU) def. Paulo Goncalves (MCK) 6-0, 6-2
• Washington University has won 14-straight home matches dating back to last season.
• Washington U. is 98-8 (.925) at home under head coach Roger Follmer in 11 seasons.
• Junior Gary Parizher has won nine-straight singles matches and improved his singles record to 19-2.
• Junior Adam Putterman is seven wins shy of 100 for his career.
• Sophomore Tim Noack improved his all-time singles record to 25-6 with a win at No. 6 singles.
Washington University (9-5) returns to action on Wednesday, April 11, at NCAA Division II University of Missouri-St. Louis. The match is scheduled to begin at 4 p.m.