No. 13 Men’s Tennis Upsets No. 6 Case 7-2 for Ninth-Straight Win

No. 13 Men’s Tennis Upsets No. 6 Case 7-2 for Ninth-Straight Win

Chicago, Ill., April 9, 2016 – The No. 13-ranked Washington University in St. Louis men's tennis team picked up its biggest win of the season with a 7-2 win over No. 6 Case Western Reserve University Saturday night in Chicago.

WashU won its ninth-straight match to improve to 11-2, while Case had its four-match win streak snapped and is 15-6.

Match-by Match Results:
Doubles
1. #9 CJ Krimbill/Louis Stuerke (CWRM) def. John Carswell/Josh Cogan (WASHU) 8-5
2. Jason Haugen/Konrad Kozlowski (WASHU) def. James Fojtasek/Phil Gruber (CWRM) 8-6
3. Jeremy Bush/Tyler Kratky (WASHU) def. John Benedetto/David Zakhodin (CWRM) 8-4

Singles
1. #26 CJ Krimbill (CWRM) def. John Carswell (WASHU) 6-2, 6-1
2. Johnny Wu (WASHU) def. James Fojtasek (CWRM) 6-3, 7-5
3. Tyler Kratky (WASHU) def. Robert Stroup (CWRM) 6-2, 6-3
4. Jeremy Bush (WASHU) def. Louis Stuerke (CWRM) 6-0, 6-0
5. Jason Haugen (WASHU) def. Kevin Dong (CWRM) 4-6, 6-3, 6-4
6. Josh Cogan (WASHU) def. Joshua Dughi (CWRM) 4-6, 6-0, 10-8

Notes
• WashU led after doubles play for the eighth-straight match.
• The Bears are 12-1 at No. 2 doubles this season in dual matches.
• Bush returned to singles lineup for first time since Feb. 20.
• Bush upped his career win total to 95, five shy of 100.
• WashU is 6-2 against nationally ranked teams this season.
• Kratky has won nine-straight singles matches and is 11-3 this season.
• Haugen and Kozlowski remained undefeated at No. 2 doubles at 6-0.

Up Next: WashU takes on No. 5 University of Chicago (12-3) on Sunday at 1 p.m., in the Windy City. The Maroons suffered a 5-4 defeat to Case Friday at home.