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Yang Invited to NCAA Women’s Individual Championships

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(INDIANAPOLIS, Ind.) – Carnegie Mellon University freshman Sarah Yang (Alpharetta, Ga. / Northview) has been selected to play for the 2022 NCAA Division III Women's Singles Championship to be held in Orlando, Florida, at the USTA National Campus from Friday, May 27 through Sunday, May 29. Yang's selection marks the 16th time at least one Tartan has been selected to the singles bracket, and fifth freshman, under head coach Andrew Girard since the 2004-05 season.

Yang has a 26-4 singles record this year, including a 12-2 mark at the number one position in dual-match action for the Tartans. Yang currently holds a nine-match winning streak which includes victories against the number one player from five top-15 programs. In the fall, Yang advanced to the quarterfinals of the ITA Southeast Region Singles Championship and is now the second-ranked player in the Atlantic South Region. Yang's 26 wins so far rank tied for third by a Tartan freshman.

The bracket for the individual championships will be released on May 25 but not before 5:00 p.m. Eastern time.