Rebecca Ho Earns 100th Win as No. 13 Bears Top No. 14 DePauw

Rebecca Ho Earns 100th Win as No. 13 Bears Top No. 14 DePauw

St. Louis, Mo., Feb. 21, 2016 – Junior Rebecca Ho became the 24th women's tennis player in Washington University in St. Louis program history to surpass 100 career wins as the No. 13-ranked Bears earned an 8-1 win over No. 14 DePauw University Sunday afternoon at the Tao Tennis Center.

Ho picked up two wins on the day to improve her career record to 101-29, including a 57-9 career mark in singles. She teamed with senior Aly Coran to pick up an 8-2 win at No. 2 doubles, and sophomore Grace Deering and senior Jamie Silverberg battled to an 8-6 win at No. 1 doubles to give the Bears a 2-1 lead. WashU then won all six singles matches, including a super tiebreaker win at No. 5 for sophomore Lily Schroeder.

Match-by-Match Results:
Doubles:
1. Grace Deering/Jamie Silverberg (WASHU) def. Maddie Lee/Gretchen Wilder (DPU) 8-6
2. #10 Aly Coran/Rebecca Ho (WASHU) def. Ali Bush/Alyssa Senevirante (DPU) 8-2
3. Megan Galle/Colleen Morris (DPU) def. Lily Schroeder/Erin Wong (WASHU) 8-4

Singles:
1. #37 Rebecca Ho (WASHU) def. Maddie Lee (DPU) 6-1, 6-4
2. Jamie Silverberg (WASHU) def. Alyssa Senevirante (DPU) 6-4, 6-3
3. Grace Deering (WASHU) def. Gretchen Wilder (DPU) 6-1, 6-1
4. Aly Coran (WASHU) def. Colleen Morris (DPU) 6-0, 6-0
5. Lily Schroeder (WASHU) def. Ali Bush (DPU) 2-6, 6-4, 1-0 (10-6)
6. Lisa Chionis (WASHU) def. Megan Galle (DPU) 6-2, 6-3

Notes:
• Coran's two wins brought her career total to 113, moving her past Tara Salamone (1991-95) for 14th on the Bears' all-time leaderboard.
• Deering is 6-0 in dual matches this season, and improved her career record to 56-14.
• Schroeder won her first career singles match.

Up Next:
WashU improved to 2-1 with the win, while DePauw dropped to 2-1. The Bears return to action by traveling to Greencastle, Ind., for the ITA National Team Indoor Championships Friday-Sunday, Feb. 26-28. WashU will play its fourth straight ranked team when the Bears take on No. 7 Pomona-Pitzer Colleges at 10 a.m. (ET) Friday.