No. 12 WashU Falls to No. 7 Wesleyan on Spring Break

No. 12 WashU Falls to No. 7 Wesleyan on Spring Break

Orlando, Fla., March 11, 2019 – The No. 12-ranked Washington University in St. Louis women's tennis team suffered a 9-0 defeat to No. 7 Wesleyan University Monday at the USTA National Campus in Orlando, Florida.

With the win Wesleyan improved to 2-0, while WashU fell to 4-5 with their third-straight loss. 

Match-by-Match Results
Doubles:
1. #5 Victoria Yu/Kristina Yu (WESWT) def. Ally Persky/Lisa Chionis (WASHUW) 8-5
2. Venia Yeung/Polina Kiseleva (WESWT) def. Stephanie Ren/Sanjna Tripathy (WASHUW) 8-4
3. Alexis Almy/Alissa Nakamoto (WESWT) def. Zoe Park/Emma Sass (WASHUW) 8-3

Singles:
1. #15 Victoria Yu (WESWT) def. Ally Persky (WASHUW) 6-2, 6-0
2. #4 Venia Yeung (WESWT) def. Divya Sharma (WASHUW) 6-1, 7-5
3. #9 Kristina Yu (WESWT) def. Brigitte Hodge (WASHUW) 2-6, 6-1, 10-6
4. Polina Kiseleva (WESWT) def. Laurel Wanger (WASHUW) 6-1, 6-0
5. Alexis Almy (WESWT) def. Stephanie Ren (WASHUW) 6-1, 6-3
6. Alissa Nakamoto (WESWT) def. Grace Hederick (WASHUW) 6-3, 6-1 

Notes:
• WashU is 2-4 against ranked teams this season 

Up Next:
WashU takes on No. 3 Amherst College Tuesday, March 12, at 6:30 p.m. (ET).