No. 10 WashU Women's Tennis Sweeps Principia at Home

No. 10 WashU Women's Tennis Sweeps Principia at Home

St. Louis, Mo., April 18, 2017 – The No. 10-ranked Washington University in St. Louis women's tennis team closed out regular season play with a 9-0 victory over Principia College Tuesday at the Tao Tennis Center in St. Louis. 

WashU improves to 11-8 with the win, while Principia fell to 6-11.

Match-by-Match Results
1. #3 Rebecca Ho/Kaylan Griffith (WASHUW) def. Paige Cooley/Caitlin Carney (PCWT) 8-1
2. Grace Deering/Lisa Chionis (WASHUW) def. Hallie Jones/Gracie Buchanan (PCWT) 8-0
3. Lily Schroeder/Brigitte Hodge (WASHUW) def. Anh Vu/Nathalie DeLoach (PCWT) 8-0

1. #4 Rebecca Ho (WASHUW) def. #35 Paige Cooley (PCWT) 6-1, 6-3
2. Grace Deering (WASHUW) def. Gracie Buchanan (PCWT) 6-0, 6-0
3. Brigitte Hodge (WASHUW) def. Caitlin Carney (PCWT) 6-0, 6-0
4. Kaylan Griffith (WASHUW) def. Anh Vu (PCWT) 6-1, 6-3
5. Sanjna Tripathy (WASHUW) def. Brittany Duke (PCWT) 6-0, 6-0
6. Kate Lee (WASHUW) def. Hallie Jones (PCWT) 6-0, 6-0 

• Ho has won nine-straight singles matches and is 26-2 this season.
• Ho is 11-1 against nationally-ranked players in singles.
• Ho increased her win total to 180, four shy of breaking the all-time WashU mark.
• Deering is three wins shy of 100 for her career.
• Griffith is four victories shy of joining the 100-win club.
• The Bears have recorded 11 or more wins in 12 seasons under Kelly Stahlhuth

Up Next: WashU takes on No. 19 Brandeis University in the first round of the 2017 University Athletic Association (UAA) Championship Thursday, April 20, in Altamonte Springs, Fla. The match is set to start at 9 a.m. (ET).