Celine Yeap
Celine Yeap
Year: Senior
Hometown: Penang, Malaysia
High School: Chung Hwa School
Major: Political Science
Residential College: Pierson

"Yale is a perfect place for me to explore, to learn and to be the best I can be. It is an honor and a privilege to be given a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to represent a place with such rich history and tradition on and off-court. Yale is a dream come true." - Celine Yeap

Before Yale: Finished junior career ranked third in Malaysia...Two-time member of Malaysian team at Asian Junior Championships, placing second and third...Bronze medalist in Women's Team and quarterfinalist in Women's Individual competitions at 2014 Malaysian Games...Won gold medal at 2014 National Interstate competition (Women's Team)...Member of gold medal team at 2013 Nanjing Asian Youth Games

2015-16 Season: 13-5 season record, 5-3 in Ivy Play...Went 11-4 with a 4-3 record in Ivy play...Competed mostly at No. 2, with some appearances at top of ladder...Secured first career victory as No. 1 seed against Franklin & Marshall, defeated opponent in four games...Won in four as No. 2 seed against tough Cornell opponent, contributed to key team victory...Swept opponent as No. 2 seed in key team victory over top-tier Stanford...Swept Dartmouth opponent as No. 1 seed in key team win...One of only two Elis to win in first round of CSA Team Championships against Trinity, swept tough opponent as No. 2 seed...Contributed key win as No. 2 seed in second round CSA Team Championship victory over Cornell, swept opponent...Made it to Individual National Championships, competed in A division for the Ramsay Cup

2016-17 Season: 14-4 season record, 8-2 in Ivy Play...Notched first victory of the season in team win over Franklin & Marshall, played as No. 3 seed, swept opponent...Secured key win against Cornell opponent as No. 3 seed, won in five games...Swept Columbia opponent as No. 3 seed, contributed to key team win...One of only three Bulldogs to notch wins in tough team loss to Princeton, played as No. 3 seed and swept opponent...Swept Columbia opponent as No. 2 seed in final competition of season

2017-18 Season: 8-8 season record, 3-6 in Ivy Play...Secured first win of season as No. 2 seed against Drexel, won in tight five-game match to help team get the win...Swept Brown opponent as No. 2 seed, helped team complete full sweep of Brown team...Swept Cornell opponent as No. 2 seed, contributed to big team win...Blanked Dartmouth opponent as No. 3 seed in final match of regular season, helped Yale complete full sweep

2018-19 Season: 14-3 season record, 6-2 in Ivy Play...Swept Drexel opponent in first match of the season, played as No. 3 seed...Won key match in team victory against top-tier Penn, played as No. 3 seed and defeated opponent in tight five-game match...One of four Bulldogs to win in team loss to Princeton, defeated top tier opponent as No. 3 seed in four games...One of only two Elis to win in team loss to Stanford, defeated tough opponent as No. 3 seed in close five-game match...One of four Bulldogs to win in first-round team loss to Stanford in CSAs, played as No. 3 seed and defeated tough opponent in five games...Secured big wins in second and third rounds to lead team to fifth place in finish in Howe Cup Tournament, defeated Drexel and Columbia opponents in four games as No. 3 seed 

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