No. 8 WashU Splits Pair of Matches in Orlando

No. 8 WashU Splits Pair of Matches in Orlando

Orlando, Fla., March 12, 2019 – The No. 8-ranked Washington University in St. Louis men's tennis team had its three-match win streak snapped with a 6-3 loss to No. 9 Wesleyan University (Conn.) Tuesday in the first of two matches on the day.

WashU posted an 8-1 victory over Hampden-Sydney College in the second match. 

#9 Wesleyan (Conn.) 6, #8 WashU 3
Match-by-Match Results
Doubles:
1. Konrad Kozlowski/Bernardo Neves (WASHUM) def. Adrian Roji/Noah Lilienthal (WESMT) 8-5
2. Princeton Carter/Ali Mooraj (WESMT) def. Sam Komis/Benjamin vander Sman (WASHUM) 8-6
3. Zach Fleischman/Andrew Finkelman (WESMT) def. Daniel Li/J.J. Kroot (WASHUM) 8-7 (7-5) 

Singles:
1. #44 Andrew Finkelman (WESMT) def. #6 Ethan Hillis (WASHUM) 7-6 (7-5), 5-7, 14-12
2. #40 Peter Anker (WESMT) def. #32 Bernardo Neves (WASHUM) 3-6, 6-3, 10-5
3. Daniel Li (WASHUM) def. Adrian Roji (WESMT) 6-4, 2-6, 10-8
4. Benjamin van der Sman (WASHUM) def. Noah Lilienthal (WESMT) 6-4, 6-3
5. Princeton Carter (WESMT) def. Luke McClelland (WASHUM) 6-4, 6-2
6. Zach Lieb (WESMT) def. J.J. Kroot (WASHUM) 4-6, 6-3, 10-5 

#8 WashU 8, Hampden-Sydney 1
Match-by-Match Results
Doubles:
1. Luke McClelland/Radha Vishnubhotla (WASHUM) def. Matthew Moody/William Driskill (H-SC) 8-3
2. Sam Komis/Luke Smith (WASHUM) def. Michael Moody/Grayson Burns (H-SC) 8-2
3. Clark Cummings/Tyler Brice (H-SC) def. Mark Wu/David Buchinsky (WASHUM) 8-2 

Singles:
1. Luke McClelland (WASHUM) def. Matthew Moody (H-SC) 6-2, 6-1
2. Koki Takabatake (WASHUM) def. Michael Moody (H-SC) 6-2, 6-3
3. Konrad Kozlowski (WASHUM) def. William Driskill (H-SC) 6-2, 6-1
4. Radha Vishnubhotla (WASHUM) def. Grayson Burns (H-SC) 6-1, 6-2
5. Luke Smith (WASHUM) def. Tyler Brice (H-SC) 6-0, 6-0
6. David Buchinsky (WASHUM) def. Clark Cummings (H-SC) 6-1, 6-2

Notes:
• WashU is 3-3 this season against ranked teams
• Hillis and Neves each had their seven-match singles win streak snapped
• WashU is 11-1 this season at No. 4 singles
• Kozlowski is six wins shy of 100 for his career
• Neves moved into a tie for 14th on the WashU all-time wins list (118)
• Kozlowski and Takabatake have both won six-straight singles matches
• Vishnubhotla picked up his 80th career victory 

Up Next:
WashU (8-4) will have a day off on Wednesday before closing out its Spring Break trip against No. 7 Amherst College on Thursday, March 14 at 3 p.m. (ET).