Emily Sherwood
Emily Sherwood
Year: Senior
Hometown: Brooklyn Heights, N.Y.
High School: St. Ann's School
Major: Political Science
Residential College: Hopper

"I'm thrilled to be here because Yale has given me the opportunity to enjoy the best of both sports and academics." - Emily Sherwood

Before Yale: Won team and individual gold medals representing the United States at 2013 Maccabi Games...Ranked as high as No. 7 in U19... Captained St. Ann's squash team as a sophomore...9th place finish at 2015 Pioneer Junior Open...Tutor and coach at StreetSquash

2015-16 Season: 13-4 season record, 5-3 in Ivy Play...Went 10-2 during regular season...Team-best 5-2 record in Ivy League competition...Also 2-0 in exhibition matches...Secured first career victory as No. 8 seed against Franklin & Marshall, won in three games...Swept Cornell opponent as No. 9 seed in key team win...One of only two Bulldogs to secure wins in tough team loss to Trinity, played as No. 9 seed and won in three games...Contributed key sweep win in teams victory over top-tier Stanford, played as No. 9 seed and won in tough five-game match...Swept Dartmouth opponent as No. 8 seed in key team win...Contributed key win as No. 8 seed in victory over Cornell in second round of CSA Team Championships, swept opponent...Notched key victory in team win against Stanford in final round of CSA Team Championships

2016-17 Season: 10-7 season record, 6-4 in Ivy Play...Secured first victory of the season as No. 7 seed against Franklin & Marshall, won in three games...Swept Cornell opponent in key team win as No. 7 seed...Swept Columbia opponent in key team win, played as No. 7 seed...Defeated Columbia opponent as No. 6 seed in final match of season

2017-18 Season: 11-3 season record, 6-2 in Ivy Play...Defeated Franklin & Marshall opponent in three games as No. 10 seed, did not surrender a single point...One of two Bulldogs to defeat opponent in tough team loss to Princeton, played as No. 10 seed...Only Bulldog to notch victory against No. 2 Trinity, played as No. 9 seed and won handily in three games...Notched key win in team victory over top-tier Columbia, played as No. 8 seed and one of three Bulldogs to win individual match

2018-19 Season: 12-4 season record, 5-2 in Ivy Play...Swept Drexel opponent in first match of the season, played as No. 5 seed...One of only four Elis to win in first-round team loss to Stanford in CSAs, played as No. 5 seed and defeated opponent in three games...Led Bulldogs to fifth place finish in Howe Cup Tournament, defeated Drexel opponent as No. 5 seed in secound round, won in four games, swept Columbia opponent in final round as No. 5 seed

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