CLAREMONT, Calif. — Washington University picked up a 7-2 women’s tennis victory over Whitman College at The Claremont Club here Monday.
Earning match wins for the Missionaries were Alyssa Roberg at No. 2 singles and the No. 2 doubles team of Madison Webster and Morgan Lawless.
Roberg downed the Bears’ Kate Klein, 6-3, 4-6, 6-1, and Webster and Lawless teamed up for an 8-3 victory over Washington University’s Theresa Petraskova and Hanna Newstadt.
The Missionaries continue their play in California against Trinity College at 10 a.m. today.
WU 7, Whitman 2
Singles — Theresa Petraskova, WU, def Courtney Lawless, Whit, 0-6, 6-0, 7-6 (7-3). Alyssa Roberg, Whit, def Kate Klein, WU, 6-3, 4-6, 6-1. Aly Coran, WU, def Morgan Lawless, Whit, 7-6 (7-3), 6-2. Jamie Silverberg, WU, def Jenna Dobrin, Whit, 6-3, 6-3. Paige Madara, WU, def Kate Rubinstein, Whit, 6-4, 6-0. Corinne Rauck, WU, def K. Kunkel-Patterson, Whit, 7-5, 6-2.
Doubles — Kate Klein/Corinne Rauck, WU, def Courtney Lawless/Alyssa Roberg, Whit, 9-7. Madison Webster/Morgan Lawless, Whit, def. Theresa Petraskova/Hanna Newstadt, WU, 8-3. Aly Coran/Jamie Silverberg, WU, def Jenna Dobrin/Katrina Allick, Whit, 8-2.
Washington University 7, Whitman College 2