No. 12 WUSTL Women’s Tennis Picks Up 7-2 Win Over Whitman
Claremont, Calif., March 11, 2013 – The No. 12-ranked Washington University in St. Louis women’s tennis team picked up its first win against a ranked team this season with a 7-2 victory over No. 27 Whitman College Monday at The Claremont Club in Claremont, Calif.
1. Kate Klein/Corinne Rauck (WASHU) def. Courtney Lawless/Alyssa Roberg (WHIT) 9-7
2. Madison Webster/Morgan Lawless (WHIT) def. Theresa Petraskova/Hanna Newstadt (WASHU) 8-3
3. Aly Coran/Jamie Silverberg (WASHU) def. Jenna Dobrin/Katrina Allick (WHIT) 8-2
1. Theresa Petraskova (WASHU) def. Courtney Lawless (WHIT) 0-6, 6-0, 7-6 (7-3)
2. Alyssa Roberg (WHIT) def. Kate Klein (WASHU) 6-3, 4-6, 6-1
3. Aly Coran (WASHU) def. Morgan Lawless (WHIT) 7-6 (7-3), 6-2
4. Jamie Silverberg (WASHU) def. Jenna Dobrin (WHIT) 6-3, 6-3
5. Paige Madara (WASHU) def. Kate Rubinstein (WHIT) 6-4, 6-0
6. Corinne Rauck (WASHU) def. K. Kunkel-Patterson (WHIT) 7-5, 6-2
• Junior Theresa Petraskova won her match at No. 1 singles over the third-ranked singles player in the West Region, Courtney Lawless.
• Senior Kate Klein and junior Corinne Rauck defeated the top-ranked doubles team in the West Region at No. 1 doubles.
• It was the 160th match at Washington U. for head coach Kelly Stahlhuth, who has a 106-54 (.663) record in eight seasons with the Bears.
• Washington U. is now 1-2 this season against nationally ranked teams.
• Three WUSTL players now have at least 80 career wins – Klein (84), senior Paige Madara (80) and Petraskova (84).
Up Next: Washington University (4-2) plays its fourth match in four days when the Bears take on the University of Rochester at 1 p.m. (PT) Tuesday in Palm Springs, Calif.