Feld Named ECAC Co-Gymnast of the Week

Tara Feld. (photo by Sam Rubin '95, Yale Sports Publicity)
Tara Feld. (photo by Sam Rubin '95, Yale Sports Publicity)

NEW HAVEN, Conn. – After a busy week that included three meets, senior Tara Feld was named the ECAC co-gymnast of the week for her performance in Tuesday's quad-meet with Bridgeport, Brown, and URI.  Sharing the award with Feld is William & Mary junior Jess Pritchard.

Feld, who hails from Buffalo Grove, Ill., set career-bests in the all-around, where she finished third with 38.950, and on the vault, where she finished tied for second with a 9.900.  Feld's score on the vault broke her own school record.  She was also Yale's top finisher on the floor exercise, finishing fifth with a 9.725.

Feld led Yale to a second-place finish in the meet with a score of 193.475, its highest team score since 2004. 

Report filed by Lyon Van Voorhis, Yale Sports Publicity