January 17, 2005

Yale Defeats Rhode Island, Edged Out by New Hampshire

Jan. 17, 2005

Kristen Campbell earned third in the all-around competition with a score of 37.300 as the Elis defeated host Rhode Island but fell to New Hampshire.

Yale's team score came to 185.900 overall, while New Hampshire earned first with 190.125 and Rhode Island finished third with 184.100.

Campbell led the Elis on the beam, earning a 9.400. Kat Fong scored a 9.3, followed by Christine Lacy, who posted an 8.950.

In the floor exercise, Fong earned a score of 9.575 to lead the Elis, while Christine Lacy performed to a score of 9.525 and Miki Seltzer grabbed a 9.025 for her double pike-fall, front layout front pike combination.

Campbell also led Yale on the vault with a 9.600, trailed by Lacy (9.550) and Seltzer (9.500).

In the final event, the uneven bars, Fong posted a 9.700 in what is traditionally her best event. Lisa Naito finished with a score of 9.525, and Campbell rounded out her all around showing with a 9.500.

The Bulldogs travel to Penn next weekend to take on the Quakers.