Yale Women Top Franklin & Marshall 9-0

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Constance Siebert. (photo by Sam Rubin '95, Yale Sports Publicity)

NEW HAVEN, Conn. – Friday, the No. 2 Yale women's squash team topped No. 15 Franklin 7 Marshall 9-0 at the Brady Squash Center.

In he match, the Bulldogs won each match easily, sweeping each game and allowing the Franklin 7 Marshall player to earn so many as eight points only once.

At No. 1 for the Bulldogs was senior captain Katie Ballaine, ranked No. 28, going against Emily Caldwell.  Ballaine took each game by a score of 11-7.  At No. 2, sophomore Shihui Mao, No. 38 nationally, topped No. 123 Halley Cruice 11-4, 11-4, 11-4.  At No. 3, No. 24 ranked Gwen Tilghman, a junior, knocked off No. 130 Erin Golueke 11-7, 11-5, 11-4. 

In the fourth spot, junior Lilly Fast, ranked No. 40, knocked off Chelsea Ross 11-5, 11-6, 11-4.  At No. 5, it was No. 41 Issey Norman-Ross, a sophomore, beating Katherine Perry 11-4, 11-3, 11-5.  Senior Katie Harrison, playing at No. 6, earned an 11-3, 11-4, 11-6 victory over Jazmin Matos.   Younger sister Anna Harrison, ranked No. 82, also grabbed a win, playing against Margaret Frias at No. 7 and finishing with a score of 11-3, 11-8, 11-3.

In the eighth spot junior Coco Siebert topped Krista Lancione 11-6, 11-5, 11-4.  At No. 9, senior Carolyn Brown topped Dana Rapisarda 11-5, 11-5, 11-3. 

Finally, in the tenth spot, freshman Georgia Blatchford topped Stephanie Tzarnas 11-5, 11-1, 11-2 to wrap up a day of Bulldog dominance. 

The Bulldogs will be back in action January fifth with matches against Williams and Colby College. 

 

Yale University
Rating Franklin and Marshall College Rating Winner's Score Winner Status
1WS Ballaine,Katie W 0.000 Caldwell,Emily 0.000 11-7,11-7,11-7 Yale University C
2WS Mao,Shihui 0.000 Cruice,Halley H. 0.000 11-4,11-4,11-4 Yale University C
3WS Tilghman,Gwendoline C 0.000 Golueke,Erin E 0.000 11-7,11-5,11-4 Yale University C
4WS Fast,Lillian A. 0.000 Ross,Chelsea B. 0.000 11-5,11-6,11-4 Yale University C
5WS Norman-Ross,Issey 0.000 Perry,Katherine 0.000 11-4,11-3,11-5 Yale University C
6WS Harrison,Katie A 0.000 Matos,Jazmin 0.000 11-3,11-4,11-6 Yale University C
7WS Harrison,Katie A 0.000 Frias,Cris Margaret 0.000 11-3,11-8,11-3 Yale University C
8WS Siebert,Coco 0.000 Lancione,Krista 0.000 11-6,11-5,11-4 Yale University C
9WS Brown,Carolyn I 0.000 Rapisarda,Dana L. 0.000 11-5,11-5,11-3 Yale University C
10WS Blatchford,Georgia A. 0.000 Tzarnas,Stephanie R. 0.000 11-5,11-1,11-2 Yale University C
 

Report by Calvin Bohn '14, Yale Sports Publicity

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