No. 13 Washington University Women’s Tennis Tops McKendree
St. Louis, Mo., April 2, 2013 – The No. 13-ranked Washington University in St. Louis women’s tennis team won all six singles matches en route to an 8-1 victory over McKendree University Tuesday evening at the Tao Tennis Center.
1. Adriana Gonzalez/Guiliana Gonzalez (MCK) def. Kate Klein/Corinne Rauck (WASHU) 8-6
2. Theresa Petraskova/Erin Wong (WASHU) def. Kelcie Comley/Nathalia Oliveira (MCK) 9-7
3. Paige Madara/Aly Coran (WASHU) def. Lauren Putbrese/Erika Smith-Thomas (MCK) 8-0
1. Kate Klein (WASHU) def. Adriana Gonzalez (MCK) 6-2, 6-1
2. Jamie Silverberg (WASHU) def. Guiliana Gonzalez (MCK) 6-3, 6-1
3. Aly Coran (WASHU) def. Kelcie Comley (MCK) 6-2, 6-0
4. Paige Madara (WASHU) def. Nathalia Oliveira (MCK) 6-2, 6-2
5. Betsy Edershile (WASHU) def. Lauren Putbrese (MCK) 6-1, 6-0
6. Aarthi Kasilingam (WASHU) def. Erika Smith-Thomas (MCK) 6-0, 6-1
• Washington U. swept singles for the fourth time in 2013.
• The Bears are 8-1 when leading after doubles this season.
• Junior Theresa Petraskova won her 90th career match (90-49) with the victory at No. 2 doubles with freshman Erin Wong.
• Freshman Jamie Silverberg remained unbeaten in singles for the Bears in dual matches (11-0) and improved to 17-1 in singles this season.
Up Next: Washington U. (8-4) returns to action with three matches at the Madison Invitational Friday-Saturday, April 5-6, in Madison, Wis. The Bears, who are the No. 3 seed in the tournament, take on Denison University to open the tournament at 8:45 a.m. Friday.