No. 11 WashU Picks Up First Win of Season

No. 11 WashU Picks Up First Win of Season

San Antonio, Texas, Feb. 24, 2017 – The No. 11-ranked Washington University in St. Louis women's tennis team picked up its first win of the season with a 9-0 win over the University of Texas at Dallas Friday in San Antonio, Texas.

The Bears improved to 1-1 with the win, while Texas-Dallas dropped to 0-4.

Match-by-Match Results
Doubles:
1. #3 Rebecca Ho/Kaylan Griffith (WASHUW) def. Kathy Joseph/Sophie Farmer (UTD) 8-3
2. Grace Deering/Lisa Chionis (WASHUW) def. Sumvruta Iyengar/Elizabeth Labra (UTD) 8-2
3. Mindy Borovsky/Sanjna Tripathy (WASHUW) def. Simmone Spielman/Natalie Djabarov (UTD) 8-0 

Singles:
1. #4 Rebecca Ho (WASHUW) def. Kathy Joseph (UTD) 6-2, 6-3
2. Grace Deering (WASHUW) def. Sumvruta Iyengar (UTD) 4-6, 6-2, 10-3
3. Kaylan Griffith (WASHUW) def. Sophie Farmer (UTD) 6-3, 6-3
4. Brigitte Hodge (WASHUW) def. Simmone Spielman (UTD) 7-5, 99-0
5. Libby Jubas (WASHUW) def. Elizabeth Labra (UTD) 6-0, 6-1
6. Sanjna Tripathy (WASHUW) def. Michaela Gulasy (UTD) 6-1, 6-0

Notes:
• Ho is 11-1 this season in singles.
• Ho is three victories shy of second place on the all-time wins list.
• Griffith's two wins pushed her career total to 80.

Up Next: WashU takes on a pair of ranked opponents on Saturday, Feb. 25 in San Antonio – No. 5 Claremont-Mudd-Scripps (10:30 a.m.) and No. 23 and host Trinity University (Texas).