2008-09 Yale Women's Track and Field News

June 11, 2009
Grace Competes in Semifinals at NCAA Championships
On the second day of the NCAA Track and Field Championships, Yale sophomore Kate Grace competed against the best collegiate athletes in the country in the semifinals of the 800-meter run. Grace qualified for the semifinals by placing 16th out of the field of 27 in the preliminary round on Wednesday with an outdoor personal record of 2:05.82. Grace finished eighth in the semifinal heat, earning her 17th place overall.

June 10, 2009
Grace Qualifies for Semifinals at NCAA Championships
The NCAA Track and Field Championships opened with huge crowds on Wednesday at the University of Arkansas' John McDonnell Field, and the Bulldogs were not left out. Yale sophomore Kate Grace (Los Angeles, Calif.), an All-American in the 800-meter run indoors this winter, is on her way to earning that honor outdoors as well. Grace passed through the preliminary round of the Championships with an outdoor personal best that placed her 16th among the 27 competitors and earned her a seat in Thursday's semifinals.

June 9, 2009
Grace to Compete at NCAA Championships
This week, the track season will finally come to a close for the nation's top athletes. The University of Arkansas will host the NCAA Championships on the John McDonnell Field in Fayetteville, Ark. starting on Wednesday. Yale sophomore Kate Grace (Los Angeles, Calif.) will be competing against the country's best 800-meter athletes in this prestigious meet.

May 30, 2009
Grace Runs Fastest Preliminary Time at NCAA Regional Championships
As the NCAA East Regional Track and Field Championship opened on Friday at North Carolina A&T State University, sophomore Kate Grace (Los Angeles, Calif.) blazed through the competition to end the day with the fastest preliminary time in the 800-meter run. She easily qualified for the finals in the event, which will be held on Saturday.

May 30, 2009
Grace Finishes Third at NCAA Regionals

May 27, 2009
Grace Earns All-East Honors

May 27, 2009
Grace to Compete at NCAA Regional Championships

May 24, 2009
Six Seniors, Two Teams Honored By Yale Athletics Department At Senior Student-Athlete Reception

May 17, 2009
Grace Wins 800-meter Run at ECAC Championships

May 16, 2009
Grace, 4x800-meter Relay Team Qualify for Finals at ECAC Championships

May 15, 2009
Day One of ECAC Championships Closes

May 13, 2009
Faith Briggs Elected Captain for 2009-2010 Season

May 13, 2009
Select Bulldogs Gear Up for ECAC Championships

May 12, 2009
Grace Earns All-Ivy Recognition

May 10, 2009
Grace Wins 800-meter Run at Heptagonal Championships

May 9, 2009
Bulldogs Finish Day One of Heptagonal Championships

May 6, 2009
Bulldogs Head to Heptagonal Championships

April 29, 2009
Track & Field Athletes Prepare to Host New Haven Run4Africa 5K on Saturday, May 2

April 26, 2009
Summer Day for Yale Springtime Invitational

April 25, 2009
4x800-Meter Relay Team Competes on Last Day of Penn Relays

April 23, 2009
Nine Bulldogs Compete on First Day of Penn Relays

April 22, 2009
Yale Leads Nation Again with 28 NCAA Public Recognition Awards

April 22, 2009
Bulldogs to Compete at 115th Penn Relays

April 21, 2009
Fourth Annual Track and Field Association Dinner Held in New York

April 19, 2009
Yale Falls to Harvard at Annual Dual Meet

April 16, 2009
Yale to Compete Against Harvard

April 13, 2009
Yale Falls to Penn, Princeton

April 10, 2009
Yale and Harvard Defeat Oxford/Cambridge Team

April 9, 2009
Yale to Host British Universities Friday and Ivy League Teams Saturday

April 4, 2009
Yale Competes Against Strong Winds in Busy Weekend

April 2, 2009
Bulldogs Split Up to Compete at Colonial Relays and Sam Howell Invitational

April 1, 2009
Ten Bulldogs Earn Winter Academic All-Ivy Selections

March 23, 2009
Bulldogs Open Outdoor Season With Strong Performances

March 20, 2009
Bulldogs Ready to Open Outdoor Season

March 14, 2009
Grace Finishes Eighth at NCAA Championships

March 13, 2009
Grace Qualifies for Finals at NCAA Indoor Track and Field Championships

March 12, 2009
Grace to Compete at NCAA Indoor Championships in 800-meter Run

March 11, 2009
Two Bulldogs Named All-East in Track

March 8, 2009
Duncan, Grace Set New School Records on First Day of ECAC Championships

March 8, 2009
Duncan Breaks School Record in the 500-meter Dash For Second Time in Two Days

March 5, 2009
Bulldogs Ready for ECAC Championships

March 4, 2009
Bulldogs Earn Six All-Ivy Recognitions for Heptagonal Championships Performances

March 1, 2009
Grace Wins 800-meter Run at Heptagonal Championships in a School Record Time

February 28, 2009
Lin Takes Second in First Day of Heptagonal Championships Competition

February 27, 2009
Bulldogs Head to Heptagonal Championships

February 14, 2009
Grace Leads Team With Win in 800-meter Run at H-Y-P Meet

February 12, 2009
Bulldogs to Compete at H-Y-P Meet on Saturday

February 8, 2009
Bulldogs Turn In Fast Times at Giegengack Invitational

February 6, 2009
Bulldogs Open Day One At Giegengack Invitational

February 6, 2009
Bulldogs Close Out Home Indoor Season By Hosting Giegengack Invitational

January 25, 2009
Women Compete Well in Boston

January 20, 2009
Bulldogs Put Down Dartmouth, Columbia in Ivy Tri-Meet

January 17, 2009
Yale to Host Columbia, Dartmouth at Annual Tri-Meet Sunday

January 11, 2009
Bulldogs Open New Year at Yale Invitational

December 6, 2008
Yale Women Start Track Season at Lidlifter

August 26, 2008
Yale Tied for 9th in Division I NCSA Collegiate Power Rankings

August 6, 2008
Yale Earns Multiple Academic Honors from USTFCCCA; Men's Track Has Top GPA in Country