Thirteen Princeton teams were in action over the weekend as the athletic seasons resumed in earnest following the January exam break.
WOMEN’S BASKETBALL also swept its weekend games to maintain a perfect league record. After coasting to a 70-48 win at Brown, the Tigers faced a challenging matchup at Yale, where the Bulldogs took a 22-20 lead into halftime. Princeton (14-3, 3-0) tightened its defense in the second half, holding Yale to 1-for-11 shooting on 3-pointers, and won by a comfortable 52-37 margin. Addie Micir ’11 scored 18 points in each of the weekend games.
MEN’S HOCKEY continued its winning ways after the January exam break, posting a 3-0 record in the last week. The Tigers capped that run with a 4-3 overtime win at Clarkson Jan. 29. Kevin Lohry ’11 scored the winning goal. Princeton (14-6-1, 9-4-1) is third in the ECAC standings, behind Yale and Union.
WOMEN’S HOCKEY is tied for fifth in the ECAC standings after splitting its weekend games against St. Lawrence and Clarkson. Princeton (11-11-1, 8-7-1) shut out the Saints, 4-0, but gave up three third-period goals in a 3-2 loss to the Golden Knights.
MEN’S and WOMEN’S SQUASH each dropped their Jan. 29 matches at rival Yale. The women fell 7-2. The Yale men, ranked No. 2 by the College Squash Association, edged the No. 3 Tigers in the final match, 5-4.
In other weekend action, MEN’S VOLLEYBALL earned its first win of the season, topping Hope International 3-1. … MEN’S TRACK AND FIELD finished first in a 12-team meet at the Armory in New York City; WOMEN’S TRACK AND FIELD placed second. … MEN’S TENNIS beat Penn State, 4-3, at Jadwin Gym. … WOMEN’S TENNIS lost matches to Florida State and Texas at the ITA Kickoff Weekend in Tallahassee, Fla. … WOMEN’S SWIMMING AND DIVING swept Harvard and Yale at the annual H-Y-P meet, held in New Haven this year; MEN’S SWIMMING AND DIVING defeated the host Bulldogs but lost to Harvard. … WRESTLING fell to Virginia, 30-6, in its final tune-up for the Ivy season.