Bulldogs Oust Williams 8-1

Feb. 15, 2009

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. - The Bulldogs defeated Williams 8-1 Saturday in the Howe Cup to advance to the fifth place game Sunday against Cornell.

The Bulldogs won matches at No. 2 through No. 9 all in three games. Playing No. 2, sophomore Sarah Toomey defeated Jennifer Cox 9-6, 9-7, 9-2. Playing No. 3, junior Alia Aziz rolled to a 9-7, 9-1, 9-2 victory over Courtney Bogle. Freshman Rhetta Nadas cruised to a 9-2, 9-2, 9-0 win at No. 4.

At the No. 5 spot, sophomore Caroline Reigeluth ousted Caroline Henry 9-6, 9-1, 9-6. Freshman Alexandra Van Arkel won 9-3, 9-1, 9-1 over Kavitha Mannava at No. 6. Playing No 7, senior Tara Wadhwa lost only one point in her 9-0, 9-0, 9-1 victory over Stephanie Barnet.

Freshman Alexandra Kerr rolled to a 9-2, 9-0, 9-0 win at No. 8 over Carolyn Kaemmer. Playing No. 9, junior Katharine Ettinger defeated Julia Reiser 9-4, 9-0, 9-1.

Complete Results
1. Toby Eyre (W) def. Logan Greer (Y), 9-1, 4-9, 9-4, 10-8
2. Sarah Toomey (Y) def. Jennifer Cox (W), 9-6, 9-7, 9-2
3. Alia Aziz (Y) def. Courtney Bogle(W), 9-7, 9-1, 9-2
4. Rhetta Nadas (Y) def. Arianna Kourides (W), 9-2, 9-2, 9-0
5. Caroline Reigeluth (Y) def. Caroline Henry (W), 9-6, 9-1, 9-6
6. Alexandra Van Arkel (Y) def. Kavitha Mannava (W), 9-3, 9-1, 9-1
7. Tara Wadhwa (Y) def. Stephanie Barnet (W), 9-0, 9-0, 9-1
8. Alexandra Kerr (Y) def. Carolyn Kaemmer (W), 9-2, 9-0, 9-0
9. Katharine Ettinger (Y) def. Julia Reiser (W), 9-4, 9-0, 9-1

Report Filed by Steven Horn '10, Yale Sports Publicity