February 9, 2014

No. 4 Men’s Tennis Defeats No. 24 UW-Whitewater, Falls to UW-Green Bay

Green Bay, Wis., February 9, 2014 – The No. 4 ranked Washington University in St. Louis men's tennis team picked up its second-straight top-25 win with a 6-3 victory over No. 24 ranked University of Wisconsin-Whitewater Sunday afternoon in Green Bay, Wis.

The Bears suffered a 4-0 loss to NCAA Division I University of Wisconsin-Green Bay in the second match of the day.

Up Next:
Washington U. (2-1) returns to action Sunday, Feb. 16, against DePauw University. Doubles play is set to begin at 5 p.m.

Match-by-Match Results - #4 Washington U. 6, #24 UW-Whitewater 3
Singles:

1. Ross Putterman (WASHUM) def. #40 Ben Shklyar (UWW) 6-1, 6-4
2. #8 Jake Humphreys (UWW) def. #26 Jeremy Bush (WASHUM) 6-1, 6-4
3. #42 John Carswell (WASHUM) def. Byron Balkin (UWW) 6-4, 6-4
4. Tim Noack (WASHUM) def. Brian Klein (UWW) 6-2, 6-2
5. Tyler Kratky (WASHUM) def. Scott Butler (UWW) 6-2, 6-0
6. Collier Bouchillon (WASHUM) def. R. Rajshekhar Raman (UWW) 6-1, 6-0

Doubles
1. #3 Ross Putterman/Jeremy Bush (WASHUM) def. #7 Ben Shklyar/Byron Balkin (UWW) 8-5
2. Jake Humphreys/Scott Butler (UWW) def. John Carswell/Collier Bouchillon (WASHUM) 8-4
3. Martin Beck/Cam Laktash (UWW) def. Tyler Kratky/Jeffrey Hirsh (WASHUM) 8-3

Match-by-Match Results – Wisconsin-Green Bay 4, #4 Washington U. 0
Singles:

1. Michael Tenzer (GB) def. Ross Putterman (WASHUM) 6-2, 6-2
2. Howard Scott (GB) def. #26 Jeremy Bush (WASHUM) 6-2, 6-4
3. Leo Gomez Islinger (GB) def. #42 John Carswell (WASHUM) 6-2, 6-4
4. Rowan Isaaks (GB) vs. Tim Noack (WASHUM) 6-5, 3-4, unfinished
5. Joey Leto (GB) vs. Tyler Kratky (WASHUM) 6-3, 1-6, 4-0, unfinished
6. Jorge Gonzalez Soler (GB) vs. Kevin Chu (WASHUM) 4-6, 5-4, unfinished

Doubles
1. Michael Tenzer/Howard Scott (GB) def. #3 Ross Putterman/Jeremy Bush (WASHUM) 6-5 (6-4)
2. Joey Leto/Michael Tebon (GB) vs. John Carswell/Tyler Kratky (WASHUM) 5-5, unfinished
3. Leo Gomez Islinger/Rowan Isaaks (GB) def. Max Franklin/Collier Bouchillon (WASHUM) 6-5 (5-3)

Notes:
• Senior Tim Noack has won six-straight singles matches and is undefeated in his career at No. 4 singles.
• Noack and sophomore Tyler Kratky are both 2-0 in dual matches in singles.
• Junior Ross Putterman and freshman Jeremy Bush are 10-3 this season as the Bears' top doubles team.
• Noack picked up his 80th overall win of his career (80-32) while Putterman earned his 90th (90-49).
• Head coach Roger Follmer picked up the 215th victory of his career.