Helen Teegan
Helen Teegan
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Seattle, WA
High School: Lakeside School
Major: Undeclared
Residential College: Stiles

"I feel like the Yale community genuinely cares about its students and their interests. For this, I couldn't imagine being or playing squash anywhere else." - Helen Teegan

Before Yale: Three time National and U.S. Open winner for squash...Also competed for high school swim team, where she was a two time Washington state champ and a state record holder in the 200 free relay

2017-18 Season: 10-5 season record, 3-4 in Ivy Play...One of only three Elis to win in team loss to Stanford, played as No. 3 seed...Only Bulldog to win in final match of CSAs, defeated tough Princeton opponent in five games as No. 2 seed, helped team secure fourth place at Howe Cup...Advanced all the way to CSA Individual Nationals B Division semifinals, defeated two formidable opponents, won last one in five games

2018-19 Season: 12-4 season record, 4-3 in Ivy Play...One of four Elis to win in team loss to Princeton, defeated tough opponent as No. 2 seed in close five-game match...One of only two Elis to secure wins in team loss to Stanford, swept top-tier opponent as No. 2 seed...One of four Elis to win in first-round team loss to Stanford in CSAs, played as No. 2 seed and defeated tough opponent in four...Advanced to CSA Individual Championship Tournament A Division for first time in career

Personal Information: Enjoys hiking and exploring the water and mountains in the Pacific Northwest...Cousin played varsity soccer for Yale