No. 5 WashU Outlasts No. 9 Pomona-Pitzer 5-4

No. 5 WashU Outlasts No. 9 Pomona-Pitzer 5-4

Claremont, Calif., March 15, 2017 – The No. 5-ranked Washington University in St. Louis men's tennis team posted its second top-10 win of the season with a 5-4 victory at No. 9 Pomona-Pitzer Colleges Wednesday in the third-place match of the 10th Annual Stag-Hen Invitational in Claremont, Calif.

Junior Shaun Berman sealed the victory for WashU with a 4-6, 6-1, 6-3 victory at No. 5 singles.

WashU improved to 5-3 with the win, while Pomona fell to 11-6.

Match-by-Match Results
Doubles:
1. #23 Jason Haugen/Konrad Kozlowski (WASHU) def. Antony Bello/Spencer Simonides (PPM) 9-8
2. Graham Maassen/Jake Yasgoor (PPM) def. Jeremy Bush/J.J. Kroot (WASHU) 8-1
3. Radha Vishnubhotla/Bernardo Neves (WASHU) def. Sam Gearou/Josh Gearou (PPM) 8-

Singles:
1. # 38 Jake Yasgoor (PPM) def. #43 Johnny Wu (WASHU) 6-2, 6-3
2. #34 John Carswell (WASHU) def. Graham Maassen (PPM) 6-4, 7-5
3. Antony Bello (PPM) def. Bernardo Neves (WASHU) 6-2, 6-2
4. Marko Mandic (PPM) def. J.J. Kroot (WASHU) 4-6, 6-3, 6-1
5. Shaun Berman (WASHU) def. Josh Gearou (PPM) 4-6, 6-1, 6-3
6. Robin Engel (WASHU) def. Quinn Hirsohn (PPM) 6-4, 6-4

Notes:
• WashU is 5-2 against ranked teams this season.
• Carswell picked up his team-leading 11th singles win of the season.
• Neves and Vishnubhotla remained undefeated (3-0) at No. 3 doubles.

Up Next: WashU will have a day off before returning to action on Friday, March 17, at NCAA Division II No. 13 Azusa Pacific University.