Washington University Women’s Tennis Tops UMSL 6-2
St. Louis, Mo., April 17, 2013 – The No. 10-ranked Washington University in St. Louis women’s tennis team picked up its seventh victory in the last eight matches, earning a 6-2 win at NCAA Division II University of Missouri-St. Louis Wednesday afternoon to close the regular season.
1. Werner, Louisa/Verboven, Renee (UMSL) def. Hanna Newstadt/Paige Madara (WASHU) 9-8 (7-4)
2. Aly Coran/Jamie Silverberg (WASHU) def. Henkel, Danielle/Smith, Selena (UMSL) 8-2
3. Aarthi Kasilingam/Erin Wong (WASHU) def. Cantalupo, Leanne/Duchaine, Chandler (UMSL) 8-1
1. Werner, Louisa (UMSL) def. Theresa Petraskova (WASHU) 6-1, 6-1
2. Kate Klein (WASHU) def. Verboven, Renee (UMSL) 1-6, 6-1, 10-2
3. Vaz de Carvalhais, N (UMSL) vs. Paige Madara (WASHU) 6-4, 6-6, unfinished
4. Corinne Rauck (WASHU) def. Cantalupo, Leanne (UMSL) 6-2, 6-4
5. Betsy Edershile (WASHU) def. Henkel, Danielle (UMSL) 3-6, 6-0, 10-4
6. Aarthi Kasilingam (WASHU) def. Claywell, Caroline (UMSL) 7-5, 6-3
• The win marked No. 115 for head coach Kelly Stahlhuth (115-57, .669), and is the seventh time in Stahlhuth’s eight seasons that the Bears have won 13 or more matches.
• Washington U. led after doubles for the 14th time this season, and improved to 13-1 in those matches.
• Freshmen Aly Coran and Jamie Silverberg won their eighth match in a row together in doubles, and improved to 8-1 this season.
Up Next: Washington U. (13-5) has a week off before competing in the University Athletic Association (UAA) Championships Thursday-Saturday, April 25-27, in Altamonte Springs, Fla.