April 7, 2006

Performances of the Week: Sports Shorts 4/7/06

Cynthia Lin (women’s track and field): Earned victory in triple long jump (10.69m) and captured second-place in 200-meter dash (27.56) at Elmhurst Invitational Saturday

Alice Williams (women’s tennis): Recorded 2–0 mark in singles play against Coe Saturday and Wash U Sunday to extend winning streak to 11 matches

Ade Omodele-Lucien (women’s tennis): Singles win, pair of doubles victories help pace team in weekend sweep

Teage O’Connor (men’s track and field): Turned heads with winning 9:35.40 mark in 3,000-meter steeplechase at Elmhurst

Ward Bortz (men’s tennis): Decisively defeated Wheaton fourth-year Matt Siami to win fourth-straight singles match Tuesday

Petra Wade (softball): Surrendered just three runs over 16 innings to win all three weekend starts

Matt Assad (baseball): Blasted first career home run in 7–6 win over Edgewood Sunday

Dan Yeksigian (baseball): Went the distance twice in five days, struck out 15 in two winning efforts