Doubles Sweep Leads No. 13 WashU Past No. 29 Texas-Tyler 8-1

Doubles Sweep Leads No. 13 WashU Past No. 29 Texas-Tyler 8-1

San Antonio, Texas, April 3, 2016 – The No. 13-ranked Washington University in St. Louis men's tennis team used a doubles sweep to propel the Bears to an 8-1 win over No. 29 University of Texas-Tyler Sunday in San Antonio, Texas.

WashU won its eight-straight match to improve to 10-2, while Texas-Tyler dropped to 11-7.

Match-by Match Results:
1. John Carswell/Josh Cogan (WASHU) def. Frankie Fischer/Jose McIntyre (UTT) 8-3
2. Jason Haugen/Konrad Kozlowski (WASHU) def. Joey Fischer/Pablo Gomez (UTT) 8-3
3. Tyler Kratky/Jeremy Bush (WASHU) def. Daniel Budd/Ryan Elwood (UTT) 8-4

1. John Carswell (WASHU) def. Daniel Budd (UTT) 6-4, 6-4
2. Johnny Wu (WASHU) def. Arthur Fagundes (UTT) 7-5, 6-2
3. Tyler Kratky (WASHU) def. Pablo Gomez (UTT) 7-5, 6-3
4. Jason Haugen (WASHU) def. Joey Fischer (UTT) 6-3, 7-6 (7-4)
5. Jake Klein (WASHU) def. Jose McIntyre (UTT) 7-5, 6-5
6. Ryan Elwood (UTT) def. Radha Vishnubhotla (WASHU) 7-6 (12-10), 6-7 (10-12), 10-3

• WashU led after doubles play for the 10th time this season.
• The Bears are 11-1 at No. 2 doubles this season in dual matches.
• Bush is seven wins shy of 100 for his career.
• WashU is 5-2 against national ranked teams this season.
• Haugen upped his career win total to 50 with a pair of victories Sunday.
• Kratky has won eight-straight singles matches and is 10-3 this season.
• Haugen and Kozlowski remained undefeated at No. 2 doubles at 5-0. 

Up Next: WashU continues its eight-match road trip with three matches in Chicago next weekend. The Bears take on Elmhurst College (9 a.m.) and No. 6 Case Western Reserve University (2 p.m.) on Saturday, followed by a matchup at No. 5 University of Chicago on Sunday at 1 p.m.