January 27, 2007

Bulldogs Crush Haverford, Northeastern and Bates in Yale Round Robin

Jan. 27, 2007

New Haven, CT. - Yale dominated Haverford, Northeastern and Bates 9-0 at home in the Yale Round Robin today. Coming off a disappointing loss to Trinity Tuesday, the Bulldogs responded by dropping only one game in an impressive performance today.

Junior Miranda Ranieri defeated both Sarah Gilarsky of Haverford and Tong Dhanasarnslip of Northeastern at No. 1. Ranieri routed Gilarsky 9-0, 9-0, 9-3 while handling Dhanasarnslip 9-0, 9-2, 9-1. Playing No. 1 against Bates, Catherine McLeod defeated Kelsey Engman 9-0, 9-1, 9-2. McLeod also played No. 2 against Haverford defeating Vanessa Sergeon 9-1, 9-0, 9-0.

The Bulldogs play the Princeton Tigers at home next Saturday.

Results:

v. Haverford - 9-0
No. 1 Miranda Ranieri (Y) def. Sarah Gilarsky (H), 9-0, 9-0, 9-3
No. 2 Catherine McLeod (Y) def. Vanessa Sergeon (H), 9-1, 9-0, 9-0
No. 3 Alia Aziz (Y) def. Charlotte Koeniger (H), 9-0, 9-1, 9-0
No. 4 Sarah Barenbaum (Y) def. Sarah Powell (H), 9-0, 9-2, 9-1
No. 5 Jessica Balderston (Y) def. Betsy Schmidt (H), 9-0, 9-3, 9-0
No. 6 Elisabeth Hill (Y) def. Allyson Scherb (H), 9-1, 9-0, 9-0
No. 7 Katharine Ettinger (Y) def. Margot Elton (H), 9-2, 9-4, 9-1
No. 8 Kaitlin Vinci (Y) def. Karen Lavi (H), 9-1, 9-1, 9-1
No. 9 Katie Mandel (Y) def. Sarita Kapdia (H), 9-0, 9-0, 9-0

v. Northeastern - 9-0
No. 1 Miranda Ranieri (Y) def. Tong Dhanasarnslip (N), 9-0, 9-2, 9-1
No. 2 Lauren McCrery (Y) def. Katie O'Neill (N), 9-0, 9-0, 9-0
No. 3 Alia Aziz (Y) def. Jeneille Gooding (N), 9-0, 9-0, 9-0
No. 4 Kate Rapisarda (Y) def. Alyssa Caddle (N), 9-0, 9-0, 9-2
No. 5 Nicola Shiels (Y) def. Laura Marchesiello (N), 9-0, 9-0, 9-1
No. 6 Kaitlin Vinci (Y) def. Linsay Venton (N), 9-0, 9-0, 9-0
No. 7 Katie Mandel (Y) def. Kara Gilhooly (N), 9-1, 9-0, 9-0

v. Bates - 9-0
No. 1 Catherine McLeod (Y) def. Kelsey Engman (B), 9-0, 9-1, 9-2
No. 2 Lauren McCrery (Y) def. Whitny Roller (B), 9-1, 9-0, 9-2
No. 3 Kate Rapisarda (Y) def. Hannah Laverty (B), 9-0, 9-5, 9-6
No. 4 Sarah Barenbaum (Y) def. Charlotte Gerrish (B), 10-8, 10-8, 9-0
No. 5 Nicola Shiels (Y) def. Schuyler Haynes (B), 9- , 9-0, 9-4
No. 6 Jessica Balderston (Y) def. Sarah Bloomstedt (B), 9-4, 9-5, 9-0
No. 7 Elisabeth Hill (Y) def. Caroline Lemoine (B)
No. 8 Kaitlin Vinci (Y) def. Jenny Imrich (B), 9-5, 9-7, 3-9, 10-8
No. 9 Katharine Ettinger (Y) def. Margot Webel (B), 9-2, 9-3, 9-0

Report filed by Steven Horn '10, Yale Sports Publicity