No. 15 WashU Falls to No. 11 Chicago at UAAs

No. 15 WashU Falls to No. 11 Chicago at UAAs

Altamonte Springs, Fla., April 25, 2019 – The No. 15-ranked Washington University in St. Louis women's tennis team suffered a 5-0 loss to No. 11 University of Chicago Thursday in the quarterfinals of the 2019 University Athletic Association (UAA) Championship in Altamonte Springs, Fla.

Chicago won its seventh-straight match to improve to 13-4, while WashU had its three-match win streak snapped and is now 11-11. 

Match-by-Match Results
Doubles
1.  Xu, Catherine/Lee, Eugenia (UCW) def. Lisa Chionis/Ally Persky (WASHUW) 8-5
2. Ellison, Daryn/Antohi, Marjorie (UCW) def. Laurel Wanger/Ashley Lessen (WASHUW) 8-5
3. Park, Lauren/Semenov, Nicole (UCW) def. Stephanie Ren/Sanjna Tripathy (WASHUW) 8-6

Singles:
1. #24 Antohi, Marjorie (UCW) vs. Ally Persky (WASHUW) 6-2, 3-1, unfinished
2. #36 Xu, Catherine (UCW) vs. Divya Sharma (WASHUW) 6-4, 1-2, unfinished
3. Park, Lauren (UCW) def. Brigitte Hodge (WASHUW) 6-0, 6-0
4. Lee, Eugenia (UCW) vs. Ashley Lessen (WASHUW) 6-0, 2-3, unfinished
5. Semenov, Nicole (UCW) def. Laurel Wanger (WASHUW) 6-1, 6-1
6. Pandey, Annika (UCW) vs. Zoe Park (WASHUW) 2-6, 1-0, unfinished 

Notes:
• WashU was swept in doubles for the fourth time this season
• Chicago swept the season series with WashU 
• WashU is 6-10 against nationally-ranked teams

Up Next:
WashU takes on No. 33 Case Western Reserve University Friday at 12:30 p.m. (ET) in the consolation semifinals.