Gavin Earns Preseason Honor

Melissa Gavin (dspics.com)
Melissa Gavin (dspics.com)

Named Second Team All-Ivy By CollegeSportsMadness.com

NEW HAVEN, Conn. – Melissa Gavin, who tied for the team lead with four assists last season, has been named to collegesportsmadness.com's preseason All-Ivy League second team.

Despite being hampered by an injury for much of the year, Gavin finished with three goals and 10 points. As a freshman, she became the fourth player in Yale history to earn Ivy League Rookie of the Year honors. In addition, she earned first team All-Ivy recognition and was named to the NSCAA Mid Atlantic Region third team.

The Bulldogs kick off the 2013 season on Sept. 6 by hosting Stony Brook at 7 p.m. at Reese Stadium.

For the complete collegesportsmadness.com preseason All-Ivy League team, click here.

Report filed by Tim Bennett, Yale Sports Publicity