No. 6 WashU Men’s Tennis Continues Dominance at Home

No. 6 WashU Men’s Tennis Continues Dominance at Home

St. Louis, Mo., April 14, 2017 – The No. 6-ranked Washington University in St. Louis men's tennis team remained unbeaten at home with a 7-2 win over No. 40 University of Wisconsin-Whitewater Friday at the Sunset Tennis Center in St. Louis.

WashU is 4-0 at home this season and 116-5 in the last 13 years.

WashU won its eight-straight match to improve to 12-3, while UW-Whitewater dropped to 10-10.

Match-by-Match Results
Doubles:
1. Zane Navratil/Jimmy Engelhart (UWW-M) def. #23 Jason Haugen/Konrad Kozlowski (WASHU) 8-4
2. Jeremy Bush/J.J. Kroot (WASHU) def. Rory Calabria/Zach Wood (UWW-M) 8-3
3. Robin Engel/Bernardo Neves (WASHU) def. Brandon Dechter/Matt Zurowski (UWW-M) 8-6

Singles:
1. #43 Johnny Wu (WASHU) def. Grant Thompson (UWW-M) 6-1, 6-0
2. Zane Navratil (UWW-M) def. #34 John Carswell (WASHU) 6-4, 6-2
3. Bernardo Neves (WASHU) def. Jimmy Engelhart (UWW-M) 6-0, 6-2
4. Jeremy Bush (WASHU) def. Brandon Dechter (UWW-M) 6-3, 6-4
5. Shaun Berman (WASHU) def. Zach Wood (UWW-M) 7-6 (10-8), 6-1
6. J.J. Kroot (WASHU) def. Lucas Monterroso (UWW-M) 6-3, 6-3

Notes:
• WashU is 10-2 against ranked teams this season.
• Bush moved into sole possession of 10th place in all-time doubles wins (71).
• Bush also became the 13th player in school history to record 120 victories.
• Neves' two wins upped his team-leading total to 32.
• The Bears have recorded 12 or more wins in all 16 seasons under Roger Follmer

Up Next: WashU hosts No. 5 University of Chicago Sunday, April 16, at 10 a.m.