Feld Wins Second ECAC Rookie of the Week Award

Tara Feld. (photo by Sam Rubin '95, Yale Sports Publicity)

NEW HAVEN, Conn. – Freshman Tara Feld earned league honors for the second week in a row following Yale’s performance at a five-team meet held at Southern Connecticut State. Feld was named ECAC Rookie of the Week after leading the Bulldogs to a runner-up finish.

Feld, from Buffalo Grove, Ill., finished first among Yale gymnasts and second overall in the all-around competition with a score of 38.100, the highest score of her short career. Feld posted career bests on the uneven parallel bars, placing first with a score of 9.700, and on the floor exercise, placing second with a score of 9.650. She also finished third on the vault, scoring a 9.750.

Report filed by Trey Chandler '11, Yale Sports Publicity.