No. 6 WashU Defeats Second-Straight D2 Opponent

No. 6 WashU Defeats Second-Straight D2 Opponent

Belleville, Ill., Feb. 16, 2018 – The No. 6-ranked Washington University in St. Louis men's tennis team posted an 8-1 victory over NCAA Division II Maryville University Saturday at Kings Points Racquet Club in Belleville, Ill.

WashU improved to 2-0 with the win, while Maryville dropped to 1-4. Saturday's win marked the fifth-straight over a Division II opponent dating back to last season.

Match-by-Match Results
Doubles:
1. Konrad Kozlowski/Daniel Li (WASHUM) def. Beuttell-Triggs, J./Glaves, Louis (MUM) 8-1
2. Mark Wu/Bernardo Neves (WASHUM) def. DeAndres Orea, F./Aleksic, Bodin (MUM) 8-2
3. J.J. Kroot/Koki Takabatake (WASHUM) def. Segura, Jean/McKnight, Donovan (MUM) 8-3

Singles:
1. Johnny Wu (WASHUM) def. Beuttell-Triggs, J. (MUM) 7-6 (7-5), 6-2
2. Glaves, Louis (MUM) def. J.J. Kroot (WASHUM) 6-3, 5-7, 11-9
3. Daniel Li (WASHUM) def. Segura, Jean (MUM) 6-2, 6-2
4. Bernardo Neves (WASHUM) def. DeAndres Orea, F. (MUM) 6-3, 6-2
5. Mark Wu (WASHUM) def. Aleksic, Bodin (MUM) 6-3, 6-2
6. Koki Takabatake (WASHUM) def. McKnight, Donovan (MUM) 6-2, 6-2

Notes:
• WashU has won 12-straight home matches and is 123-5 the last 14 years under head coach Roger Follmer
• Follmer picked up win number 294, six shy of 300 for his career

Up Next:
WashU takes on No. 11 University of Redlands on Friday, Feb. 23, in the opening round of the ITA National Team Indoor Championships in St. Peter, Minn.