2013-14 Yale Women's Squash News
March 2, 2014
Mao Claims Holleran Division Title With Two Wins
On the final day of the CSA National Individual Championships, freshman Shiyuan Mao took two matches to claim the Holleran Cup, the competition’s second division trophy.
March 1, 2014
Tomlinson Falls in Ramsay Cup Semifinals; Mao Advances in Holleran Division
After a strong quarterfinal win, senior Millie Tomlinson came up short in the semifinals of the CSA National Individual Championships in Philadelphia. Meanwhile, freshman Shiyuan Mao defeated a fellow Bulldog, sophomore Annie Ballaine, to advance to the semifinals in the Holleran Division.
February 28, 2014
Tomlinson, Mao, Ballaine Advance to Day 2 of Individual Championships
Three Yale players survived the first day of the College Squash Association Individual Championships in Philadelphia. Senior Millie Tomlinson advanced to the Ramsay Cup quarterfinals, while freshman Shiyuan Mao and sophomore Annie Ballaine moved on to the round of 16.
February 26, 2014
Eight Bulldogs Set for CSA Individual Championships
This weekend, eight women will represent Yale at the College Squash Association Individual Championships in Philadelphia.
February 23, 2014
Bulldogs Finish Third in Nation With Win Over Penn
No. 4 Yale ended its 2014 season on a high note Sunday, claiming third place at the Howe Cup national championships with a 5-4 win over No. 3 Penn.
February 22, 2014
No. 4 Yale Falls to No. 1 Harvard in Howe Cup Semifinal
The No. 4 Yale Bulldogs saw their national title hopes come to an end Saturday as they suffered a 6-3 defeat against No. 1 Harvard in the Howe Cup semifinals. While the Bulldogs kept it close in the early going, Harvard pulled away from a 2-2 tie to secure the victory.
February 21, 2014
No. 4 Yale Rallies Past Princeton, Advances to National Semi-Finals
No. 4 Yale came roaring back from a 4-2 deficit to earn a 5-4 comeback win against the No. 5 Princeton Tigers in the first round of the Howe Cup national championships in Princeton, N.J. on Friday.
February 20, 2014
No. 4 Yale Readies for National Championships
The No. 4 Yale Bulldogs will culminate a season of hard work and excellent squash this weekend at the Howe Cup national championships in Princeton, N.J.
February 9, 2014
No. 4 Yale Finishes Ivy Season With Win at No. 8 Dartmouth
The No. 4 Yale Bulldogs wrapped up Ivy League competition on a winning note this Sunday with a decisive 9-0 win against No. 8 Dartmouth. With the win, Yale finished the regular season at 15-3.
February 7, 2014
No. 4 Bulldogs Fall to No. 1 Crimson
No. 4 Yale (14-3, 4-2 Ivy) saw its hopes for a share of the Ivy League title vanish Friday as the Bulldogs suffered a 7-2 loss to No. 1 Harvard (11-0, 6-0 Ivy) at the Brady Squash Center.
February 4, 2014
No. 5 Yale Downs No. 10 Brown
No. 5 Yale began its final week of Ivy League play with a 7-2 victory over No. 10 Brown Tuesday at the Pizzitola Sports Center. With the win, Yale (14-2, 4-1 Ivy) began a critical week of play on the right foot.The Bulldogs are still in the hunt for the Ivy League title, but need to win out in order to keep their hopes alive.
February 3, 2014
No. 5 Yale to Close Out Ivy Season With Three Matches; Will Battle No. 1 Harvard in Home Finale
The No. 5 Yale Bulldogs will wrap up the regular season this week with three Ivy League contests against No. 10 Brown, No. 1 Harvard and No. 8 Dartmouth.
February 2, 2014
No. 5 Bulldogs Upset No. 4 Tigers
The No. 5 Yale Bulldogs ended their road trip on a high note Sunday with a 5-4 upset of the No. 7 Princeton Tigers at the Jadwin Squash Courts in Princeton, N.J.
February 1, 2014
No. 5 Bulldogs Fall Short Against No. 3 Penn
The No. 5 Yale Bulldogs came up just short Saturday in a 5-4 loss to the No. 3 Penn Quakers. Yale (12-2, 2-1 Ivy) fought hard all day, but Penn prevailed in a nail-biting contest that saw four matches — including those in the three top spots — require all five games to decide a winner.
January 30, 2014
No. 5 Yale Preps for Ivy Battles with No. 3 Penn, No. 4 Princeton
This weekend, the No. 5 Yale Bulldogs will travel south to take on two highly-ranked Ivy League rivals: No. 3 Penn and No. 4 Princeton.
January 25, 2014
No. 5 Bulldogs Blank No. 12 George Washington, No. 17 Middlebury
No. 5 Yale closed out a long week of squash action with 9-0 victories over No. 12 George Washington and No. 17 Middlebury at the Brady Squash Center on Saturday. The wins nicely wrapped up a five-match week for the Bulldogs (12-1, 2-0 Ivy), who notched victories against four of their five opponents.
January 24, 2014
No. 5 Yale Back to Winning Ways Against No. 7 Stanford, No. 19 St. Lawrence
Bouncing back from a tough defeat against No. 2 Trinity on Wednesday, No. 5 Yale posted two 9-0 victories Friday against No. 7 Stanford and No 19. St. Lawrence at the Brady Squash Center.
January 22, 2014
No. 2 Trinity Edges No. 5 Yale 5-4
Despite an early lead, No. 5 Yale came up short against No. 2 Trinity Wednesday night at the Brady Squash Center. The 5-4 loss was the Bulldog’s first of the season, while the Bantams remain undefeated on the year.
January 20, 2014
No. 5 Yale to Begin Busy Week Against No. 2 Trinity
The No. 5 Yale Bulldogs will begin a five-match week with their toughest test of the season so far: a Wednesday night showdown against No. 2 Trinity at the Brady Squash Center.
January 19, 2014
No. 5 Yale Handles Haverford, Tufts
Yale took care of business at the Brady Squash Center Sunday afternoon with 9-0 victories over No. 32 Haverford and No. 28 Tufts.
January 16, 2014
No. 5 Yale to Host Haverford, Tufts
This Sunday, No. 5 Yale will host No. 32 Haverford and No. 28 Tufts at the Brady Squash Center. The Bulldogs (6-0, 2-0 Ivy) have earned 9-0 victories in each of their first six matches, and will look to keep up their high level of play this weekend.
January 12, 2014
No. 5 Yale Downs No. 6 Cornell 9-0
No. 5 Yale finished off its four-match week with a 9-0 victory against No. 6 Cornell this afternoon at the Brady Squash Center.
January 11, 2014
No. 5 Yale Bests No. 11 Columbia 9-0
No. 5 Yale opened its Ivy League season this afternoon with a 9-0 victory over No. 11 Columbia at the Brady Squash Center.
January 8, 2014
No. 5 Yale Beats No. 13 Franklin & Marshall, No. 14 Drexel
No. 5 Yale returned to action with a pair of victories this Wednesday, defeating No. 13 Franklin and Marshall and No 14. Drexel.
January 7, 2014
No. 5 Yale to Face No. 13 F&M, No. 14 Drexel, No. 11 Columbia, No. 6 Cornell
No. 5 Yale returns from winter break this week with a busy slate of games. The Bulldogs will travel to matches with No. 13 Franklin and Marshall and No. 14 Drexel on Wednesday before opening the Ivy League season against No. 11 Columbia on Saturday and No. 6 Cornell on Sunday.
December 6, 2013
No. 5 Yale Sweeps No. 18 Amherst, No. 15 Williams
No. 5 Yale began its 2013-2014 squash season with two 9-0 victories this Friday, defeating No. 18 Amherst and No. 15 Williams.
December 4, 2013
No. 5 Yale to Open Season Against No. 18 Amherst, No. 15 Williams
No. 5 Yale will begin the 2013-14 season this Saturday with matches against No. 18 Amherst and No. 15 Williams.
November 26, 2013
2013 Season Preview: Seniors Hope to Come Full Circle
Three years ago, Yale women’s squash defeated Harvard to clinch a national championship and an undefeated season with the help of then-freshmen Lilly Fast, Kim Hay and Millie Tomlinson. Now this trio, along with fellow seniors Gwen Tilghman and Coco Siebert, hope to end their college career in similar fashion.
November 10, 2013
Yale Takes Third at Ivy Scrimmages
Yale began the 2013-2014 season this weekend with a third place finish in the Ivy Scrimmages at the Brady Squash Center. Yale entered the preseason contest seeded No. 4 behind Harvard, Princeton, and Penn but outperformed its seeding to claim the third spot.
November 9, 2013
Yale to Host Ivy Scrimmages
This Saturday and Sunday, Yale will host the Ivy League Scrimmages at the Brady Squash Center. The scrimmages will give the Bulldogs their first look at the team and their Ivy League opponents heading into the 2013-2014 season, in which Yale hopes to improve on last year’s fifth-place finish and contend for the national championship.
July 31, 2013
Talbott Announces Class of 2017
Yale women’s squash coach Dave Talbott has a global representation in his Class of 2017. Shiyuan Mao (Singapore), Madeline Tomlinson (UK), and Jenny Scherl (U.S.) will join the Bulldogs this fall. The trio joins a veteran Yale team that returns seven of the top nine players from a year ago and figures to be in solid contention for the Ivy and National titles.