New Haven, Conn. - The Yale women's squash team opened the 2010-11 season with wins over Penn and Bates Saturday at the Brady Squash Center, besting the Quakers 5-4 and the Bobcats 9-0.
Yale scored its first win over Penn after 4 straight years of losses. In a very tight and exciting match, depth won the contest for Yale by taking the 6 through 9 spots and winning at number 1. Captain Logan Greer secured the win at number one with a dominating 3-0 victory in the top spot. Freshman Lily Fast and Gwen Tilghman won close matches at 6 and 7 by the scores of 3-2 and 3-1, respectively. Sophomore Katie Ballaine and Sr. Caroline Reigeluth picked up the other two wins in the eight and nine spots with the scores of 3-1 and 3-0. After losing to Penn 8-1 last season, Yale showed its improvement in securing this Ivy win.
The Bulldogs had no trouble putting Bates away, winning 9-0 against the Bobcats without dropping a game.
|Yale University||Pennsylvania, University of||Winner's Score||Winner|
|Greer,Logan E||Ariffin,Nabilla||11-6,11-5,12-10||Yale University|
|Toomey,Sarah C.||Goh,Rachael||9-11,11-7,11-7,15-13||Pennsylvania, University of|
|Tomlinson,Millie||Odinak,Yarden||12-10,11-9,11-9||Pennsylvania, University of|
|Van Arkel,Alexandra||Madeira,Anne G.||11-6,14-12,11-5||Pennsylvania, University of|
|Nadas,Rhetta N||Trikha,Pia||7-11,11-6,11-8,11-8||Pennsylvania, University of|
|Fast,Lillian A.||Jones,Courtney B.||11-8,11-13,5-11,3-11,11-8||Yale University|
|Tilghman,Gwendoline C||Vogel,Stephanie M||11-9,11-7,8-11,11-7||Yale University|
|Ballaine,Katie W||Blacker,Chloe H.||11-4,11-9,3-11,11-8||Yale University|
|Reigeluth,Caroline B.||Murphy,Hyland E.||11-3,11-5,11-7||Yale University|
|Yale University||Bates College||Winner's Score||Winner|
|Fast,Lillian A.||Parris,Cheri-Ann||11-8,11-3,11-8||Yale University|
|Toomey,Sarah C.||Brooks,Ashley M||12-10,13-11,11-8||Yale University|
|Van Arkel,Alexandra||Cabot,Stephanie||11-8,11-3,11-4||Yale University|
|Ballaine,Katie W||Bragg,Alison H||11-5,11-6,11-4||Yale University|
|Reigeluth,Caroline B.||Matos,Samantha||11-1,11-6,11-6||Yale University|
|Harrison,Katie A||Dorison,Liza C.||11-5,11-4,11-5||Yale University|
|Mulrow,Kelly E.||Mayer,Jane W.||11-3,11-8,11-4||Yale University|
|Morris,Catherine||Russell,Emily C.||11-7,14-12,16-14||Bates College|