No. 9 Women’s Tennis Earns 8-0 Win Over McPherson

No. 9 Women’s Tennis Earns 8-0 Win Over McPherson

St. Louis, Mo., March 17, 2015 – The No. 9-ranked Washington University in St. Louis women's tennis team swept doubles for the sixth time this season to lead the Bears to an 8-0 win over McPherson College Tuesday afternoon at the Tao Tennis Center.

Match-by-Match Results:
Doubles:
1. Rebecca Ho/Jamie Silverberg (WASHU) def. Brooke Vorhees/Nikki Vorhees (MCP) 8-5
2. Aly Coran/Grace Deering (WASHU) def. Nadine Baquiran/Nikki Thornburg (MCP) 8-4
3. Kaylan Griffith/Sophie Gunter (WASHU) def. Brittany Gourlay/Chandler Short (MCP) 8-2

Singles:
1. Jamie Silverberg (WASHU) def. Nikki Vorhees (MCP) 6-0, 6-0
2. Aly Coran (WASHU) vs. Brooke Voorhees (MCP) 6-1, 4-1, unfinished
3. Grace Deering (WASHU) def. Nikki Thornburg (MCP) 6-1, 6-2
4. Hanna Newstadt (WASHU) def. Nadine Baquiran (MCP) 6-1, 6-0
5. Kaylan Griffith (WASHU) def. Brittany Gourlay (MCP) 6-0, 6-1
6. Mindy Borovsky (WASHU) def. Claire Crossman (MCP) 6-0, 6-1

Notes:
• WashU is 6-0 when leading after doubles this season.
• The Bears are 10-1 at No. 1 singles in dual matches this season.
• Junior Jamie Silverberg brought her career wins total to 93, seven shy of becoming the 22nd member of WashU's 100-victory club. 

Up Next: WashU (7-4) is scheduled to play the second of three-straight home matches Wednesday, March 25. The Bears host NCAA Division II Maryville University (Mo.) at 4 p.m. at the Tao Tennis Center.