Yale Claims Three Victories
NEW HAVEN, Conn. – Yale kicked off the Bulldog Invitational playing against fellow Ivy Dartmouth. While the Bulldogs faced tough competition against the Big Green, they achieved one victory at doubles and two at singles.
The No. 1 doubles pair of senior Tina Jiang and junior Elizabeth Zordani continued their dominance this season by defeating Taylor Ng and Allison McCann 6-3. Jiang and Zordani's victory extends their undefeated run to 4-0.
At No. 4 singles, sophomore Amy Yang improved her record to 4-1 after comfortably defeating Allison Chuang in straight sets 6-1, 6-3. Bouncing off of her semifinal finish at the Cissie Leary Invitational, freshman Opala Dhingra cruised to a 6-2, 6-2 victory against Shannon Mukerji.
Full results from the day's play against Dartmouth may be found below.
The Bulldogs will next compete against Cornell on Saturday at 10:00 a.m.
Report by Alice Yang '19, Yale Sports Publicity
No. 1 -- Taylor Ng (Dartmouth) d. Tina Jiang (Yale) 6-4, 2-6, 6-1
No. 2 -- Jacqueline Crawford (Dartmouth) d. Elizabeth Zordani (Yale) 6-2, 6-0
No. 3 -- Racquel Lyn (Dartmouth) d. Valerie Shklover (Yale) 6-4, 6-1
No. 4 -- Amy Yang (Yale) d. Allison Chuang (Dartmouth) 6-1, 6-3
No. 5 -- Chuyang Guan (Dartmouth) d. Sherry Li (Yale) 6-1, 7-6(5)
No. 6 -- Allison McCann (Dartmouth) d. Caroline Lynch (Yale) 6-4, 6-2
No. 7 -- Opala Dhingra (Yale) d. Shannon Mukerji (Dartmouth) 6-2, 6-2