Stein and Woods Fall in NCAA Division III Doubles Semifinals
Pomona, Calif., May 29, 2011 – Washington University in St. Louis seniors Isaac Stein and Max Woods fell in three sets in the semifinals of the 2011 NCAA Division III Men’s Tennis Doubles Championship on Sunday afternoon in Pomona, Calif.
Bowdoin College’s Oscar Pena and Stephen Sullivan defeated Stein and Woods, 6-4, 4-6, 6-2, to advance to the national championship on Sunday at 5 p.m. (PT). Stein and Woods finish the season with a 21-11 overall doubles record.
Stein and Woods, the number four seed in the tourney, earns All-America honors for the second-straight year after falling in the quarterfinals in 2010. Woods is a two-time All-America selection, while Stein earned three All-America accolades, becoming the sixth player in school history to achieve the feat.
The duo ends their four-year career as the two of the winningest players in school history. Woods is fifth all-time singles wins (78), fourth in doubles victories (94) and fourth on the wins list with a 172-73 record. Stein is sixth in all-time victories with a 156-67 record, while also ranking sixth in singles (67) and doubles (89) wins.