St. Louis, Mo., April 19, 2019 – The No. 6-ranked Washington University in St. Louis men's tennis team remained unbeaten at home with an 8-1 victory over the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater Friday at the Tao Tennis Center in St. Louis.
WashU improved to 15-5 with the victory, while UW-Whitewater had its four-match win streak snapped and fell to 13-6.
1. Konrad Kozlowski/Bernardo Neves (WASHUM) def. Jimmy Engelhart/Alex Gray (UWW-M) 8-5
2. Ethan Hillis/J.J. Kroot (WASHUM) def. Brandon Dechter/Noah Guillermo (UWW-M) 8-4
3. Radha Vishnubhotla/Luke McClelland (WASHUM) def. Zach Wood/Ryan Mitchell (UWW-M) 8-1
1.#6 Ethan Hillis (WASHUM) def. Jimmy Engelhart (UWW-M) 6-1, 6-0
2. #32 Bernardo Neves (WASHUM) def. Brandon Dechter (UWW-M) 6-4, 6-3
3. Daniel Li (WASHUM) def. Ryan Mitchell (UWW-M) 6-1, 6-1
4. Alex Gray (UWW-M) def. Konrad Kozlowski (WASHUM) 6-4, 2-6, 1-0 (10-7)
5. Koki Takabatake (WASHUM) def. Brendan Pietila (UWW-M) 6-1, 6-1
6. Radha Vishnubhotla (WASHUM) def. Zach Wood (UWW-M) 6-1, 6-3
• The Bears swept doubles play for the 111th time this season
• The Bears are 133-6 at home in the last 15 years under head coach Roger Follmer
• Follmer has led the Bears to 15 or more wins in 14 straight seasons
• Kozlowski and Neves improved to 10-1 at No. 1 doubles
WashU hosts NCAA Division II No. 49 Northwest Missouri State on Saturday, April 20, at Dwight Davis Tennis Center in Forest Park. Doubles play begins at 10 a.m.