No. 49 Yale Falls to No. 1 Duke

Vicky Brook. (photo by Sam Rubin '95, Yale Sports Publicity)

The No. 49 Bulldogs (2-1) lost to defending national champions No. 1 Duke 7-0 Saturday at Duke at the ITA Division I Women's Kick-off Weekend hosted by Duke.  Yale will play No. 39 Wake Forest Sunday.  

Sophomore Vicky Brook won Yale's lone set of the match against Duke.  At No. 2 singles, Brook won the second set 6-4 before falling in a tiebreaker.  The Bulldogs will look to bounce back when they take a Wake Forest team that lost to No. 44 VCU Saturday.  

Complete Results

Doubles
1.  Granson / Nze (D) def. Brook / Clark (Y), 8-2
2.  Plotkin / Zsilinszka (D) def. Rhee / Kent (Y), 8-6
3.  Stiles / Gorny (D) def. Petrelli / Epstein (Y), 8-5

Singles
1.  Zsilinszka (D) def. Kent (Y), 6-1, 6-1
2.  Plotkin (D) def. Brook (Y), 6-1, 4-6, 10-5
3.  Granson (D) def. Rhee (Y), 6-4, 7-5
4.  Nze (D ) def. Petrelli (Y), 6-1, 6-0
5.  Gorny (D) def. Epstein (Y), 6-3, 6-3
6.  Clayton (D) def. Clark (Y), 6-0, 7-6 (5)

Report Filed by Steven Horn '10, Yale Sports Publicity

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