No. 2 Men’s Tennis Wins at No. 17 Chicago For Fifth-Straight Victory

Chicago, Ill., April 13, 2014 – The No. 2-ranked Washington University in St. Louis men's tennis team ran its winning streak to five matches with a 6-3 win at No. 17 University of Chicago Sunday morning in the Windy City. The Bears afternoon match vs. Coe College was cancelled due to rain.

Washington University (15-2) celebrates Senior Day Tuesday, April 15, at home vs. Westminster College. Doubles play is set to begin at 4 p.m. at the Tao Tennis Center. Prior to the match the Bears will honors its four seniors: Naveen Chadaladava, Max Franklin, Jeffrey Hirsh and Tim Noack.

Singles competition
1. #10 Sabada, Deepak (UCM) def. Ross Putterman (WASHUM) 6-4, 7-5
2. #42 John Carswell (WASHUM) def. #32 Kranz, Sven (UCM) 6-2, 6-1
3. Bhargava, Ankur (UCM) def. #26 Jeremy Bush (WASHUM) 4-6, 6-1, 6-2
4. Tim Noack (WASHUM) def. Sun, Brian (UCM) 6-2, 6-4
5. Tyler Kratky (WASHUM) def. Hawkins, Max (UCM) 6-1, 6-1
6. Kevin Chu (WASHUM) def. Muncey, Peter (UCM) 6-0, 6-3

 

Doubles competition
1. #3 Jeremy Bush/Ross Putterman (WASHUM) def. Sun, Brian/Sabada, Deepak (UCM) 8-1
2. Ravella, Krishna/Hawkins, Max (UCM) def. John Carswell/Josh Cogan (WASHUM) 9-7
3. Kevin Chu/Jeffrey Hirsh (WASHUM) def. Zhang, Gordon/Bhargava, Ankur (UCM) 8-6


Notes:

• Freshman John Carswell has won 13-straight singles matches and is 13-0 at No. 2 singles.
• Senior Tim Noack recorded the 80th win of his career Sunday.
• The Bears have won 15 or more matches in nine-straight seasons.