Yale Crushes Dartmouth

Yale Crushes Dartmouth

April 23, 2006

Hanover, NH - The Yale women's tennis team has a tremendous win today against Dartmouth. The win puts the Elis at 8-9 on the season and 3-3 in the Ancient Eight.

In singles action, Rashmee Patil '07 captured the No. 1 spot by defeating Megan Zebroski 6-3, 3-6, 6-4. Janet Kim '09 played in the No. 2 spot and easily smashed her opponent, Linsday Winingham, in straight sets 6-2, 6-1. Aimee Kim kept up the Bulldog's dominant streak by also winning in straight sets, 6-3, 6-2, against Kerry Snow for the No. 3 spot. Ashley Miles '09, playing as the No. 4 seed, did the Elis proud with an astounding 6-3, 6-0 victory over Jamie Caplan. Lilian Nguyen '09 claimed the No. 6 spot with a 6-4, 6-2 win over Katie Jaxheimer.

Yale failed to secure the doubles point, but the team of A. Kim and Christina Cutter still managed to best their opponents, winning the No. 2 spot 8-2.

The Bulldogs finish their season at home in New Haven on Wed., Apr. 26 at 2:30 pm against Brown.

Report filed by Christie Yang '06, Yale Sports Publicity.

#1 Singles Rashmee Patil (Y) def. Megan Zebroski (D) 6-3,3-6,6-4

#2 Singles Janet Kim (Y) def. Lindsay Winingham (D) 6-2,6-1

#3 Singles Aimee Kim (Y) def. Kerry Snow (D) 6-3,6-2

#4 Singles Ashley Miles (Y) def. Jamie Caplan (D)6-3,6-0

#5 Singles Ann Scott (D) def. Christina Cutter (Y) 3-6,7-5,7-5

#6 Singles Lilian Nguyen (Y) def. Katie Jaxheimer (D) 6-4,6-2

#1 Doubles Megan Zebroski/Natalie O'Rourke (D) def. Rashmee Patil/Olivia Nix (Y) 8-3

#2 Doubles Kerry Snow/Lindsay Winingham (D) def. Aimee Kim/Christina Cutter (Y) 8-2

#3 Doubles Lindsey Dashiell/Janet Kim (Y) def. Ann Scott/Jamie Caplan (D) 8-5