Chattanooga, Tenn., May 25, 2017 — Washington University in St. Louis senior Rebecca Ho posted a pair of straight-set victories Thursday to advance to the quarterfinals of the 2017 NCAA Division III Women's Tennis Singles Championship held at The Champions Club in Chattanooga, Tenn.
The No. 2 seed in the 32-person bracket, Ho posted a 6-3, 6-1 victory over Nicholle Torres of Carnegie Mellon University in the first round Thursday. She followed that up with a 6-1, 6-2 win over Liza Southwick of Trinity University (Texas) in the Round of 16 to advance to the quarterfinals for the second-straight year.
Ho has a 31-3 singles record this season and takes on Michelle Satterfield from Emory University in the quarterfinals Friday at 9 a.m. (ET).
Ho and senior Kaylan Griffith dropped its first round match in doubles to No. 2 seed Nicole Tan and Lindsay Brown of Claremont-Mudd-Scripps Colleges 4-6, 6-2, 6-0. The duo ended it season with a 24-11 record.