WashU’s Home Win Streak Snapped in Loss to No. 20 Drury

WashU’s Home Win Streak Snapped in Loss to No. 20 Drury

Belleville, Ill., Feb. 11, 2017 – The No. 11-ranked Washington University in St. Louis women's tennis team opened its 2017 spring season with a 6-3 loss to NCAA Division II No. 20 Drury University Saturday at Kings Point Racquet Club in Belleville, Ill.

Drury improved to 3-0 with the win, while WashU dropped to 0-1. The loss for WashU snapped a 25-match home win streak dating back to the 2011-12 season.

Match-by-Match Results
Doubles:
1. Larissa Karl/Julia Schepp (DU) def. #3 Rebecca Ho/Kaylan Griffith (WASHUW) 8-4
2. Lara Muller/JiaQing Mo (DU) def. Grace Deering/Lisa Chionis (WASHUW) 8-2
3. Chung-Yen Huang/J. Jedrychowski (DU) def. Mindy Borovsky/Lily Schroeder (WASHUW) 8-4

Singles:
1. #4 Rebecca Ho (WASHUW) def. Larissa Karl (DU) 6-1, 6-4
2. Grace Deering (WASHUW) def. Lara Muller (DU) 2-6, 7-6 (8-6), 10-7
3. Chung-Yen Huang (DU) def. Kaylan Griffith (WASHUW) 6-1, 6-4
4. J. Jedrychowski (DU) def. Brigitte Hodge (WASHUW) 6-0, 6-0
5. JiaQing Mo (DU) def. Lisa Chionis (WASHUW) 6-4, 6-1
6. Libby Jubas (WASHUW) def. Julia Schepp (DU) 6-7, 7-6, 10-7

Notes:
• Ho is 10-1 this season in singles.
• The Bears suffered their first loss at home since April 21, 2012 – a 5-4 loss to DePauw.

Up Next: WashU will have two weeks off before returning to action on Friday, Feb. 24, against Texas-Dallas in San Antonio, Texas.