Yale Trounces Williams, 8-1

Jan. 12, 2007

WILLIAMSTOWN, MA - Yale women's squash continued its hot play over winter break on Friday, taking down Williams 8-1 in Massachusetts. Five of the eight Bulldog wins came in three games.

No. 3 Alia Aziz, No. 5 Sarah Barenbaum, No. 6 Tara Wadhwa, No. 7 Elisabeth Hill, and No. 8 Jessica Balderston all won their matches by the score of 3-0. Aziz downed Kate Whipple, Barenbaum beat Arianna Kourides, Wadhwa thrashed Claire Hsu, Hill got by Catie Warner, and Balderston beat Caroline Henry.

No. 4 Kate Rapisarda and No. 9 Kaitlin Vinci each got by their opponents 3-2 in tough five-game matches. Rapisarda beat Jennifer Coxe, and Vinci defeated Stephanie Barnet. No. 2 Lauren McCrery rounded out the Bulldog wins with a 3-1 victory over Ashley Eyre.

The Bulldogs are back in action Saturday, when they take on Dartmouth in Hanover, N.H.

Results:
No. 1 Toby Eyre (W) def. Miranda Ranieri (Y), 3-0
No. 2 Lauren McCrery (Y) def. Ashley Eyre (W), 3-1
No. 3 Alia Aziz (Y) def. Kate Whipple (W), 3-0
No. 4 Kate Rapisarda (Y) def. Jennifer Coxe (W), 3-2
No. 5 Sarah Barenbaum (Y) def. Arianna Kourides (W), 3-0
No. 6 Tara Wadhwa (Y) def. Claire Hsu (W), 3-0
No. 7 Elisabeth Hill (Y) def. Catie Warner (W), 3-0
No. 8 Jessica Balderston (Y) def. Caroline Henry (W), 3-0
No. 9 Kaitlin Vinci (Y) def. Stephanie Barnet (W), 3-2

Report filed by David Sherfinski '08, Yale Sports Publicity