April 13, 2014

No. 9 Women’s Tennis Earns 8-1 Win at No. 12 Chicago

Chicago, Ill., April 13, 2014 – The No. 9-ranked Washington University in St. Louis women's tennis team picked up its 15th win of the season with an 8-1 victory at No. 12 University of Chicago Sunday. The Bears' second match of the day against Coe College was cancelled due to rain.

Match-by-Match Results:
Doubles:

1. Rebecca Ho/Corinne Rauck (WASHUW) def. Megan Tang/Tiffany Chen (UCW) 8-5
2. Aly Coran/Jamie Silverberg (WASHUW) def. Sruthi Ramaswami/Helen Sdvizhkov (UCW) 9-8 (8-6)
3. Betsy Edershile/Hanna Newstadt (WASHUW) def. Kelsey McGillis/Stephanie Lee (UCW) 8-1

Singles:

1. Megan Tang (UCW) def. Jamie Silverberg (WASHUW) 6-3, 6-0
2. Rebecca Ho (WASHUW) def. Tiffany Chen (UCW) 6-2, 6-3
3. Aly Coran (WASHUW) def. Kelsey McGillis (UCW) 6-0, 6-1
4. Theresa Petraskova (WASHUW) def. Sruthi Ramaswami (UCW) 6-4, 6-2
5. Betsy Edershile (WASHUW) def. Stephanie Lee (UCW) 6-2, 7-6 (7-2)
6. Corinne Rauck (WASHUW) def. Laura Anderson (UCW) 6-1, 6-4

Notes:
• Washington U. swept doubles for the eighth time this season.
• The Bears are 14-0 this season when leading after doubles.
• It was Washington U.'s seventh win of the season against a ranked opponent (7-3).
• Senior Corinne Rauck brought her career wins total to 99, one shy of becoming the 21st member of Washington U.'s 100-win club.
• Freshman Rebecca Ho improved to 20-2 in singles matches this season with her win at No. 2 singles.

Up Next: Washington U. (15-3) returns to action at 4 p.m. Tuesday, April 15 at NCAA Division II University of Missouri-St. Louis. The Bears conclude their regular-season schedule at the UAA Championship April 25-27 in Altamonte Springs, Fla.