Caroline Lynch
Caroline Lynch
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Slane, Ireland
High School: Rathdown School
Major: Political Science
Event(s): Jonathan Edwards

2015-16 Season (Junior): Compiled an overall record of 16-5 in doubles… Played mostly with Sherry Li at No. 3 position, going 13-3 and achieving a nine-match winning streak in the spring... Reached quarterfinals of Singles Green Draw and Doubles B Draw with Courtney Amos at Harvard Fall Classic… Reached quarterfinals in Doubles Flight B with Sunday Swett at Cissie Leary Invitational… Went undefeated in doubles with Carol Finke at Wildcat Fall Duals.

2014-15 Season (Sophomore): Put together a consistent 9-7 overall singles record … Won several matches at Cissie Leary Invitational in fall … Won a singles qualifying match at Northeast Regionals … Won four out of five completed singles matches during regular season.

2013-14 Season (Freshman): Made two Ivy League appearances and went 4-2 at singles in spring competition … Earned her first Ivy League win at No. 6 against Dartmouth … Won at No. 5 against St. John’s  on Mar. 23 … Had one doubles win with Madeleine Hamilton … Played in the qualifying round of the ITA Northeast Regionals at singles … Played in the round of 64 at doubles with Hanna Yu … Earned the team’s Special Contribution Award. 

Before Yale: Member of the Irish National Team … Has represented Ireland in Four Nations & European Winter Head Cups … Has been ranked as high as No. 2 in Ireland in the Under 18 and Under 16 divisions … Finalist in the National Singles Championships in 2011 and 2012.

Notes: Served on the JE Social Activities Committee, Elected President of the Yale Student Athlete College Council, Member of Kiphuth Leadership Academy, Awarded the F. Wilder Bellamy Jr., Memorial Prize her Junior Year.

Why Yale? "Yale was my first college visit, and I knew immediately it was the place for me. I loved the team, the school, and the people. Yale has a great balance of academics and athletics, it was the perfect fit for me."