No. 11 WashU Opens Spring Season with Win at Coe

No. 11 WashU Opens Spring Season with Win at Coe

Cedar Rapid, Iowa, Feb. 23, 2018 – The No. 11-ranked Washington University in St. Louis women's tennis team opened the 2018 season with a 9-0 win at Coe College Friday in Cedar Rapids, Iowa. 

WashU improved to 1-0 with the win, while Coe dropped its third-straight match and fell to 8-6.

Match-by-Match Results
Doubles:
1. #6 Grace Deering/Ally Persky (WASHUW) def. #25 Haley Resnick/Lauren French (COEW) 8-2
2. Lily Schroeder/Ashley Lessen (WASHUW) def. Lakyn Boltz/Stephanie Bush (COEW) 8-0
3. Sanjna Tripathy/Lisa Chionis (WASHUW) def. Eliza Sundermann/Victoria Montoya (COEW) 8-0

Singles:
1. #18 Grace Deering (WASHUW) def. Haley Resnick (COEW) 6-2, 6-2
2. #17 Ashley Lessen (WASHUW) def. Lauren French (COEW) 6-4, 7-5
3. Ally Persky (WASHUW) def. Stephanie Bush (COEW) 6-0, 6-1
4. Brigitte Hodge (WASHUW) def. Lakyn Boltz (COEW) 6-1, 6-1
5. Libby Jubas (WASHUW) def. Ella White (COEW) 6-1, 6-0
6. Laurel Wanger (WASHUW) def. Victoria Montoya (COEW) 6-1, 6-0 

Notes:
• Deering moved into a tie for 14th place on the all-time wins list (114)
• Deering and Persky improved to 8-2 in doubles this year. 

Up Next:
WashU takes on No. 39-ranked Carleton College Saturday, Feb. 24, in Cedar Rapids.