April 21, 2006
New Haven, CT -
The Yale women's tennis team suffered a tough loss today to No. 18 Harvard, 6-1. The match puts the Bulldogs at 7-9 for the season, with a 2-3 record in the Ancient Eight.
Janet Kim '09 won at No. 2 singles against Elsa O'Riain 3-6, 7-5, 6-2.Aimee Kim '07, Olivia Nix '06 and Christina Cutter '09 had tremendous matches, but failed to secure the final set for the win.
In doubles action, Yale put up a hard fight, and lost each doubles match by only two points.
The Elis travel to Hanover, NH on Sunday, Apr. 23, to face off against Dartmouth at noon.
Report filed by Christie Yang '06, Yale Sports Publicity.
#1 Singles Eva Wang (H) def. Rashmee Patil (Y) 6-3,6-2
#2 Singles Janet Kim (Y) def. Elsa O'Riain (H) 3-6,7-5,6-2
#3 Singles Laura Peterzan (H) def. Aimee Kim (Y) 6-2,3-6,7-6 (5)
#4 Singles Melissa Anderson (H) def. Ashley Miles #91 (Y) 6-0,6-3
#5 Singles Stephanie Schnitter (H) def. Olivia Nix (Y) 6-3,6-7(4),6-2
#6 Singles Cindy Chu (H) def. Christina Cutter (Y) 6-7(2),7-5,1-4
#1 Doubles #2 Melissa Anderson/#2 Elsa O'Riain (H) def. Rashmee Patil/Olivia Nix (Y) 8-6#2 Doubles Eva Wang/Stephanie Schnitter (H) def. Aimee Kim/Christina Cutter (Y) 9-7
#3 Doubles Preethi Mukundan/Laura Peterzan (H) def. Lindsey Dashiell/Janet Kim (Y) 9-7