WashU Opens Season with Win Over No. 14 Southwest Baptist

WashU Opens Season with Win Over No. 14 Southwest Baptist

Creve Coeur, Mo., Feb. 10, 2018 – The No. 6-ranked Washington University in St. Louis men's tennis team opened its spring schedule with a 7-2 win to NCAA Division II No. 14 Southwest Baptist University Saturday night at Creve Coeur Racquet Club in Creve Coeur, Mo.

WashU improved to 1-0 with the win, while Southwest Baptist fell to 0-1.

Match-by-Match Results
Doubles:
1. Konrad Kozlowski/Daniel Li (WASHUM) def. Sanoja, Max/Corser, Carlos (SBU) 8-4
2. Johnny Wu/Bernardo Neves (WASHUM) def. Caballero, Raul/Semrau, Torben (SBU) 8-5
3. J.J. Kroot/Benjamin van der Sman (WASHUM) def. Agoston, Gyorgy/Szeri, David (SBU) 8-6

Singles:
1. Johnny Wu (WASHUM) def. Caballero, Raul (SBU) 7-6 (7-3), 6-4
2. Benjamin van der Sman (WASHUM) def. Corser, Carlos (SBU) 6-4, 6-1
3. J.J. Kroot (WASHUM) def. Szeri, David (SBU) 7-6 (10-8), 5-7, 6-4
4. Semrau, Torben (SBU) def. Daniel Li (WASHUM) 6-3, 6-4
5. Bernardo Neves (WASHUM) def. Agoston, Gyorgy (SBU) 7-5, 6-3
6. Castillo, Marcel (SBU) def. Konrad Kozlowski (WASHUM) 6-4, 6-2

Notes:
• WashU has won 11-straight home matches and is 122-5 the last 14 years under head coach Roger Follmer
• The Bears swept doubles play to jump out to a 3-0 lead
• Follmer picked up win number 293, seven shy of 300 for his career
• The Bears have won four-straight matches against Division II ranked opponents