May 12, 2006

All-Ivy Teams Announced

May 12, 2006

NEW HAVEN, Conn. - Four Bulldogs were honored by the Ivy League today with all-conference selections. Rashmee Patil '07 and Janet Kim '09 were named first team all-Ivy for singles, and Aimee Kim '07 was elected to the second team. Patil and captain Olivia Nix '07 were also named second team all-Ivy in doubles.

Patil, playing in the No. 1 singles spot, posted a 4-3 record in the Ancient Eight and 12-6 overall singles record this season. She also managed to team up with Nix for an 8-2 record in non-league doubles play.

Rookie sensation Janet Kim also garnered first-team singles honors. Kim was undefeated in Ivy League singles play at the Nos. 2 and 3 spots, and also posted an 11-4 overall doubles record for the 2006 season.

Aimee Kim rounded out the Bulldogs' all-league selections, being named second team all-Ivy for singles. Splitting time with Janet Kim in the Nos. 2 and 3 slots, Aimee Kim posted a 5-2 league singles record, and also was able to pick up three doubles wins against Ancient Eight opponents.

Report filed by David Sherfinski '08, Yale Sports Publicity

2006 Women's Tennis All-Ivy

FIRST TEAM
* indicates unanimous selection
SINGLES
*Milena Kachar (Columbia) Jr.-C, Boca Raton, Fla.
*Eva Wang (Harvard) Sr., Haverford, Pa.
Yulia Rivelis (Penn) Soph., San Francisco, Calif.
Laura Peterzan (Harvard) Fr., London, England
Rashmee Patil (Yale) Jr., Silsbee, Texas
Julia Koulbitskaya (Penn) Soph., Locust Valley, N.Y.
Janet Kim (Yale) Fr., Palisades Park, N.J.

DOUBLES
*Harvard -- Melissa Anderson (Sr., Sydney, Australia) & Elsa O'Riain (Jr., Cork, Ireland)
*Princeton -- Jessica Siebel (Sr., Ross, Calif.) & Ivana King (Soph., Long Beach, Calif.)
Penn -- Julia Koulbitskaya (Soph., Locust Valley, N.Y.) & Yulia Rivelis (Soph., San Francisco, Calif.)

PLAYER OF THE YEAR *Eva Wang (Harvard) Sr., Haverford, Pa.
ROOKIE OF THE YEAR *Laura Peterzan (Harvard) Fr., London, England

SECOND TEAM
SINGLES
Angela Hendry (Columbia) Soph., Ormond Beach, Fla.
Meg Zebroski (Dartmouth) Soph., Port Washington, N.Y.
Daisy Ames (Brown) Jr., Atlanta, Ga.
Melissa Anderson (Harvard) Sr., Sydney, Australia
Aimee Kim (Yale) Jr., Irvine, Calif.

DOUBLES
Dartmouth -- Meg Zabroski (Soph., Port Washington, N.Y.) & Natalie O'Rourke (Soph., Wellington, N.Z.)
Harvard -- Eva Wang (Sr., Haverford, Pa.) & Stephanie Schnitter (Soph., San Jose, Calif.)
Cornell -- Kasia Preneta (Jr., Boston, Mass.) & Liying Wang (Sr., Palo Alto, Calif.)
Yale -- Rashmee Patil (Jr., Silsbee, Texas) & Olivia Nix (Jr., Bronxville, N.Y.)

HONORABLE MENTION
SINGLES
Stephanie Schnitter (Harvard) Soph., San Jose, Calif.
Ivana King (Princeton) Soph., Long Beach, Calif.
Alison Hashmall (Princeton) Sr., New York, N.Y.

DOUBLES
Penn -- Raluca Ciochina (Sr., Bucharest, Romaina) & Alexis Plukas (Fr., Lincoln, Mass.)

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