Bulldogs Top Big Red 7-2

Jan. 17, 2009

ITHACA, NY - The Bulldogs improved to 6-1 this season with a 7-2 win over the Big Red Saturday in Ithaca. Yale won at matches No. 1, 2, 4, 5, 7, 8 and 9.

Playing No. 1, sophomore Logan Greer cruised to a 9-6, 9-4, 9-0 win over opponent Rebecca Hazell. Sophomore Sarah Toomey rolled to a 9-0, 9-4, 9-7 win over Jenn Gemmell at No. 2. Freshman Rhetta Nadas continued her strong play this season for the Bulldogs with a 9-0, 9-3, 9-5 win over Liaza Stokes at No. 4.

Playing No. 5, sophomore Caroline Reigeluth dropped her first game but then squeezed out the next three 10-8, 10-8, 9-7 to defeat opponent Alex Cornett. Senior Tara Wadhwa also dropped the first game 9-3, but then battled back to win the next three games 9-4, 9-5, 9-4 over opponent Rachel Wagner at No. 7.

Freshman Alexandra Kerr won 9-4, 9-1, 10-8 at No. 8 over Allie Ritter. Playing No. 9, junior Katherine Ettinger pulled out a 9-7, 8-10, 5-9, 9-0, 9-7 win over Claire Berner.

Yale will face Trinity Wednesday in Hartford.

Results

 

 

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CORNELL

 

YALE

 

Winning School

 

Match score

 

Detailed score

1.

 

Rebecca HAZELL

Logan Greer

Y

3/0

6,4,0

2.

 

Jenn GEMMELL

Sarah Toomey

Y

3/0

0,4,7

3.

 

Shivangi PARANJPE

Alia AZIA

C

3/1

4,(2),10-8,6

4.

 

Liza STOKES

Rhetta Nadas

Y

3/0

0,3,5

5.

 

Alex CORNETT

Caroline Reigeluth

Y

3/1

(2),10-8,10-8,9-7

6.

 

Lauren SACHVIE

Lexi VAN ARKEL

C

3/2

4,(4),(5),6,10-8

7.

 

Rachel WAGNER

Tara Wadhwa

Y

3/1

(3),4,5,4

8.

 

Annie RITTER

Ally KERR

Y

3/0

4,1,10-8

9.

 

Clare BERNER

Katharine Ettinger

Y

3/2

7,(8-10),(5),0,7

10.

 

Izzy SPYROU

Kaitlin Vinci

C

3/1

6,2,(9-10),4

Report Filed by Steven Horn '10, Yale Sports Publicity