No. 13 WashU Falls to No. 1 Claremont at ITA Indoors

No. 13 WashU Falls to No. 1 Claremont at ITA Indoors

Nashville, Tenn., March 1, 2019 – The No. 13-ranked Washington University in St. Louis women's tennis team suffered a 9-0 loss to No. 1-ranked and defending national champion Claremont-Mudd-Scripps Colleges Friday at the 2019 ITA National Team Indoor Championship in Nashville, Tenn. 

Match-by-Match Results
Doubles:
1. #1 Catherine Allen/Caroline Cox (CMS) def. Ally Persky/Lisa Chionis (WASHUW) 8-3
2. Sarah Bahsoun/Nicole Tan (CMS) def. Brigitte Hodge/Laurel Wanger (WASHUW) 8-3
3. Sydney Lee/Rebecca Berger (CMS) def. Stephanie Ren/Sanjna Tripathy (WASHUW) 8-4

Singles:
1. #26 Catherine Allen (CMS) def. Ally Persky (WASHUW) 6-0, 6-1
2. Nicole Tan (CMS) def. Ashley Lessen (WASHUW) 6-0, 6-4
3. #38 Rebecca Berger (CMS) def. Divya Sharma (WASHUW) 6-1, 1-6, 1-0 (10-4)
4. #37 Sydney Lee (CMS) def. Brigitte Hodge (WASHUW) 7-5, 6-2
5. Caroline Cox (CMS) def. Laurel Wanger (WASHUW) 6-0, 6-1
6. Sarah Bahsoun (CMS) def. Grace Hederick (WASHUW) 6-1, 7-5 

Notes:
• WashU is 1-2 against ranked teams this year
• The Bears were swept in doubles for the first time this season 

Up Next:
WashU takes on No. 9 MIT in the loser's bracket Saturday at 8 a.m. in Nashville.