Kelly Stahlhuth Earns 100th Career Win as No. 11 WUSTL Women's Tennis Sweeps Webster
St. Louis, Mo., April 17, 2012 - Washington University in St. Louis head women's tennis coach Kelly Stahlhuth earned her 100th career victory as the No. 11-ranked Bears recorded a 9-0 sweep of Webster University on Tuesday afternoon at the Tao Tennis Center.
The win over Webster helped Stahlhuth improve her career record to 100-49 (.671 winning percentage) in her seventh season at Washington U. The Bears swept all three doubles matches, then cruised through to sweep all six singles matches against the Gorloks.
1. Kate Klein/Corinne Rauck (WASHU) def. Paige Tungate/Allison Tungate (WU) 8-3
2. Theresa Petraskova/Betsy Edershile (WASHU) def. Lindsey Hays/Lauren Hacker (WU) 8-5
3. Katie Helfgott/Aarthi Kasilingam (WASHU) def. Marissa Lewis/Kathleen Kennedy (WU) 8-1
1. Natalie Tingir (WASHU) def. Paige Tungate (WU) 6-1, 6-1
2. Kate Klein (WASHU) def. Allison Tungate (WU) 6-0, 6-0
3. Theresa Petraskova (WASHU) def. Marissa Lewis (WU) 6-1, 6-0
4. Paige Madara (WASHU) def. Lindsey Hays (WU) 6-0, 6-2
5. Betsy Edershile (WASHU) def. Lauren Hacker (WU) 6-0, 6-0
6. Katie Helfgott (WASHU) def. MacKenzie Wilder (WU) 6-1, 6-1
• It marked the fourth match this season that Washington U. has swept at doubles.
• With the win at No. 1 singles, senior Natalie Tingir moved to within six wins of joining the WU 100-win club.
Washington U. hosts its final home match of the season on Saturday, April 21, against No. 12 DePauw University. It will be the third time the two teams have played this season, with each team winning once. DePauw earned a 7-2 win on March 4, and the Bears picked up a 5-4 win on April 7.