May 12, 2006
NEW HAVEN, Conn. - Four Bulldogs were honored by the Ivy League today with all-conference selections. Rashmee Patil '07 and Janet Kim '09 were named first team all-Ivy for singles, and Aimee Kim '07 was elected to the second team. Patil and captain Olivia Nix '07 were also named second team all-Ivy in doubles.
Patil, playing in the No. 1 singles spot, posted a 4-3 record in the Ancient Eight and 12-6 overall singles record this season. She also managed to team up with Nix for an 8-2 record in non-league doubles play.
Rookie sensation Janet Kim also garnered first-team singles honors. Kim was undefeated in Ivy League singles play at the Nos. 2 and 3 spots, and also posted an 11-4 overall doubles record for the 2006 season.
Aimee Kim rounded out the Bulldogs' all-league selections, being named second team all-Ivy for singles. Splitting time with Janet Kim in the Nos. 2 and 3 slots, Aimee Kim posted a 5-2 league singles record, and also was able to pick up three doubles wins against Ancient Eight opponents.
Report filed by David Sherfinski '08, Yale Sports Publicity
2006 Women's Tennis All-Ivy
* indicates unanimous selection
*Milena Kachar (Columbia) Jr.-C, Boca Raton, Fla.
*Eva Wang (Harvard) Sr., Haverford, Pa.
Yulia Rivelis (Penn) Soph., San Francisco, Calif.
Laura Peterzan (Harvard) Fr., London, England
Rashmee Patil (Yale) Jr., Silsbee, Texas
Julia Koulbitskaya (Penn) Soph., Locust Valley, N.Y.
Janet Kim (Yale) Fr., Palisades Park, N.J.
*Harvard -- Melissa Anderson (Sr., Sydney, Australia) & Elsa O'Riain (Jr., Cork, Ireland)
*Princeton -- Jessica Siebel (Sr., Ross, Calif.) & Ivana King (Soph., Long Beach, Calif.)
Penn -- Julia Koulbitskaya (Soph., Locust Valley, N.Y.) & Yulia Rivelis (Soph., San Francisco, Calif.)
PLAYER OF THE YEAR *Eva Wang (Harvard) Sr., Haverford, Pa.
ROOKIE OF THE YEAR *Laura Peterzan (Harvard) Fr., London, England
Angela Hendry (Columbia) Soph., Ormond Beach, Fla.
Meg Zebroski (Dartmouth) Soph., Port Washington, N.Y.
Daisy Ames (Brown) Jr., Atlanta, Ga.
Melissa Anderson (Harvard) Sr., Sydney, Australia
Aimee Kim (Yale) Jr., Irvine, Calif.
Dartmouth -- Meg Zabroski (Soph., Port Washington, N.Y.) & Natalie O'Rourke (Soph., Wellington, N.Z.)
Harvard -- Eva Wang (Sr., Haverford, Pa.) & Stephanie Schnitter (Soph., San Jose, Calif.)
Cornell -- Kasia Preneta (Jr., Boston, Mass.) & Liying Wang (Sr., Palo Alto, Calif.)
Yale -- Rashmee Patil (Jr., Silsbee, Texas) & Olivia Nix (Jr., Bronxville, N.Y.)
Stephanie Schnitter (Harvard) Soph., San Jose, Calif.
Ivana King (Princeton) Soph., Long Beach, Calif.
Alison Hashmall (Princeton) Sr., New York, N.Y.
Penn -- Raluca Ciochina (Sr., Bucharest, Romaina) & Alexis Plukas (Fr., Lincoln, Mass.)