February 13, 2009

Yale Loses to Trinity 7-2

Feb. 13, 2009

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. - Yale lost in the first round of the Howe Cup Friday to Trinity 7-2 in Cambridge. While the Bulldogs came away with two victories, the Bulldogs lost five matches in four or five games.

Playing No. 3, junior Alia Aziz defeated Tehani Guruge 3-9, 9-4, 9-3, 9-7. At the No. 6 spot, freshman Alexandra Van Arkel battled to a 9-4, 9-10, 6-9, 9-6, 9-6 victory.

The Bulldogs will play in their first consolation match Saturday against Williams at 9 a.m.

Complete Results
1. Nour Bhgat (T) def. Logan Greer (Y), 9-2, 5-9, 5-9, 9-0, 9-5
2. Nyaly Hernandez (T) def. Sarah Toomey (Y), 9-7, 9-2, 6-9, 9-6
3. Alia Aziz (Y) def. Tehani Guruge (T), 3-9, 9-4, 9-3, 9-7
4. Joann Jee (T) def. Rhetta Nadas (Y), 9-6, 9-2, 2-9, 9-4
5. Jiminez (T) def. Caroline Reigeluth (Y), 5-9, 3-9, 9-1, 9-6, 9-7
6. Alexandra Van Arkel (Y) def. Holton (T), 9-4, 9-10, 6-9, 9-6, 9-6
7. Williams (T) def. Tara Wadhwa (Y), 9-5, 9-1, 9-3
8. Paton (T) def. Alexandra Kerr (Y), 10-8, 3-9, 9-6, 10-9
9. Echeverria (T) def. Katharine Ettinger (Y), 9-0, 9-6, 9-0

Report Filed by Steven Horn '10, Yale Sports Publicity

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