No. 12 Washington U. Women’s Tennis Earns 6-3 Win Over No. 19 Sewanee
Atlanta, Ga., March 22, 2013 – The No. 12-ranked Washington University in St. Louis women’s tennis team picked up their second win over a ranked team this season with a 6-3 victory against No. 19 Sewanee University of the South on the first day of the Fab 7 Tournament Friday afternoon.
Washington U. (6-3) won two of three singles matches, then earned wins at No. 3-6 singles to pick up the win over Sewanee (7-5).
1. Jenny Liles / Lindsey Liles (SEW) def. Kate Klein/Corinne Rauck (WASHU) 8-3
2. Theresa Petraskova/Hanna Newstadt (WASHU) def. Anne Garland/ Bronte Goodhue (SEW) 8-5
3. Aly Coran/Jamie Silverberg (WASHU) def. Annie Veron/ Julia Wood (SEW) 8-0
1. Bronte Goodhue (SEW) def. Theresa Petraskova (WASHU) 6-4, 6-3
2. Jenny Liles (SEW) def. Kate Klein (WASHU) 6-1, 6-3
3. Jamie Silverberg (WASHU) def. Lindsey Liles (SEW) 2-6, 6-3, 7-6 (11-9)
4. Aly Coran (WASHU) def. Annie Veron (SEW) 6-4, 5-7, 10-7
5. Hanna Newstadt (WASHU) def. Anne Garland (SEW) 6-2, 7-5
6. Paige Madara (WASHU) def. Julia Wood (SEW) 7-6 (7-4), 6-2
• Washington U. is 6-1 when leading after doubles this season.
• Washington U. has earned victories at No. 3 singles in each of the last eight matches, and at No. 6 singles the last six in a row.
• The win at No. 3 singles was the 15th singles victory for freshman Jamie Silverberg (15-1), who has won nine-straight singles matches.
• Senior Paige Madara has a five-match singles winning streak.
Up Next: Washington U. concludes the Fab 7 Tournament with a pair of matches Saturday. The Bears take on No. 4 Emory University at 8 a.m. (ET), before facing No. 16 Tufts University at 2 p.m. (ET).