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Schedule and Results

Result: W 8-1

Women's Tennis hosts Saint Mary's University

Sunday, January 28th, 2018 – 11:30 a.m. at Lakeville, Minn. - Lifetime Fitness

Knights start regular season with 8-1 win over SMU

Faith Yim (left) and Madeline Prins
Faith Yim (left) and Madeline Prins picked up a win at third doubles.

LAKEVILLE, Minn . – The Carleton College women’s tennis team opened the 2018 portion of its schedule with an 8-1 victory over Saint Mary’s University. The No. 39-ranked Knights swept the singles matches in straight sets.

Newcomers Elizabeth Yim (Fy./Orange, Calif./Villa Park) and Faith Yim (Fy./Orange, Calif./Villa Park) made their MIAC debuts and picked up victories in both singles and doubles. Elizabeth Yim teamed with Zoe Park (So./Lake Forest, Ill./Lake Forest) for an 8-4 decision at second doubles, while Faith Yim paired with Madeline Prins (So./Pacific Palisades, Calif./Palisades Charter) for the third doubles victory by the same tally.

In singles play, Park played at first singles for the first time in her collegiate career and picked up a 6-2, 6-4 result. Kristina Conrad (Jr./Plymouth, Minn./Robbinsdale Armstrong) prevailed 6-1, 6-0 at the second slot, and Alana Danieu (Sr./East Aurora, N.Y./East Aurora) was nearly equally efficient in notching a 6-2, 6-0 triumph at the third spot.

Prins secured a 6-4, 6-2 victory at fourth singles, Elizabeth Yim posted a 6-1, 7-5 win at the fifth slot, and Faith Yim swept her sixth singles match.

Carleton’s next varsity match will come on Thursday, Feb. 8 vs. Hamline University. That contest will also be held at Lifetime Fitness in Lakeville.