Wake Forest Edges Yale 4-3

Wake Forest Edges Yale 4-3

Feb. 8, 2004

New Haven, CT - Yale won three singles matches against Wake Forest at Cullman Courts, including a straight-set win by Reshmi Srinath at No. 3, but fell to the Demon Deacons 4-3. Wake Forest swept the doubles competition and won at Nos. 1, 2 and 5 in singles to hand Yale its first loss of the season.

The closest match of the day came at No. 2 singles, where Yale's Karlyn Martin pushed Wake Forest's Katie Martzlof to a third set before falling 6-1. Martin's twin sister Ashley won 6-1, 6-4 at No. 4 singles and Yale also got a win at No. 6 singles from Aimee Kim.

Yale next plays the Univeristy of Nebraska (Lincoln) in Columbus, Ohio Saturday February 21 at 10:00 AM. The Bulldogs play at Ohio State the following day.

1 Coetzee (WF) def. Alford (Y) 6-0, 6-0
2 Martzloff (WF) def. K. Martin (Y) 3-6, 6-2, 6-1
3 Srinath (Y) def. Davis (WF) 6-2, 7-5
4 A. Martin (Y) def. Smith (WF) 6-1, 6-4
5 Schwartz (WF) def. Patil (Y) 6-2, 6-1
6 Kim (Y) def. Proctor (WF) 9-7

Doubles 1 Martzloff/Davis (WF) def. A. Martin/K. Martin (Y) 8-2 2 Smith/Schwartz (WF) def. Alford/Kim (Y) 8-6 3 Proctor/Coetzee (WF) def. Srinath/Patil (Y) 8-3

report by Sam Rubin '95, Yale Sports Publicity Department