Roland, Kemmer Named First Team All-Ivy

NEW HAVEN, Conn. – Junior Alyssa Roland and sophomore Callie Kemmer were both named to the women's golf All-Ivy First Team.  The members of the All-Ivy teams were determined by virtue of their individual finish at the Ivy League Championship this past weekend at Baltusrol Golf Club in Springfield, N.J.  The first team is composed of the top-five finishers, while the second team is comprised of sixth place through 10th place.

Roland had an outstanding year for the Bulldogs, culminating with her individual win at the Ivy League Championships.  Roland defeated Isabel Han of Penn by one stroke this past Sunday to claim the title.  She shot rounds of 78 (+6), 76 (+4) and 73 (+1) to finish the tournament 11 over par.  Throughout the year, Roland had the second stroke average on the team, averaging just 78.24 strokes per round.  Her lowest rounds of the year were her 73 (+1) at the Ivy League Championships and 71 (+1) at the season opening Towson Invitational.  Other than her win at the Ivy League Championship, her highest finish came at the Towson Invitational where she finished fourth.  Roland appeared in seven tournaments for the Bulldogs.

Kemmer's best tournament of the year was the Ivy League Championship, where she finished tied for fourth.  She shot rounds of 78 (+6), 78 (+6) and 75 (+3) to finish at 15 over par.  Kemmer appeared in six tournaments for the Bulldogs and averaged 79.03 strokes per round, fourth lowest on the team.  Her highest finish was at the Ivy League Championships and her lowest round was the 75 (+3) she shot on Sunday.  She also shot 75 (+3) at the Nittany Lion Invitational, where she finished tied for 16th.

All-Ivy Women's Golf 2010

First Team

Alyssa Roland, Yale (Jr., Newtown Square, Pa.)
Isabel Han, Penn (Fr., Lake Mary, Fla.)
Tiffany Cheung, Penn (So. Palos Verdes Estates, Calif.)
Callie Kemmer, Yale (So., Wichita, Kan.)
Katie Sylvan, Harvard (Fr., San Diego, Calif.)

Second Team

Lisette Vitter, Penn (Sr., New Orleans, La.)
Lynda Kwon, Columbia (So., North Wales, Pa.)
Christine Cho, Harvard (So., La Crescenta, Calif.)
Anna Jang, Princeton (Fr., Aiea, Hawaii)
Claire Sheldon, Harvard (Sr., Milton, Mass.)

Player of the Year

Christine Cho, Harvard (So., La Crescenta, Calif.)

Rookie of the Year

*Katie Sylvan, Harvard (Fr., San Diego, Calif.)

unanimous selection

 

Report filed by Charles Moore '10, Yale Sports Publicity