2012 Fall Season Report

December 25, 2012

Merry Christmas! It’s been awhile since I’ve had time to update the website, but here we are now. With the 2012 Fall Season wrapped up, I thought it would be good to produce a write up.

Eric, the team and I have been really busy this semester. I’m really satisfied with what we’ve managed to accomplish. Here’s a quick overview.

Competition (two matches):

  • Columbia (Home) - Men’s (7-2), Women’s (8-1), Mixed (10-3)
  • NYU (Away) - Men’s (4-5), Women’s (1-8), Mixed (6-7)
  • This puts us at a record of (1-1). We’re either first or second in our region still. NYU has yet to submit their match results.
  • 21 new team (awesome!) members
  • 11 men, 10 women
  • 13 regular players, 8 alternate players
  • 12 undergraduates, 9 non-undergraduates
  • New team practice sessions
Equipment and Spending:
  • ~4-5 tubes of shuttles remaining for practice
  • New uniforms purchased for every player
  • External bank account created and verified with CSO
  • $800 allocation from CSAB
  • Sustainable spending thus far (we might go over next semester)
  • Created the NE Badminton Club Group
  • Created Yale Badminton Club Twitter Page
  • Created Yale Badminton Club Facebook Page
  • Created Yale Badminton Club Website
  • Created Yale Badminton Club YouTube Channel
  • Created new logo (Thanks Qiao + Jiashee!)
In Planning
  • Recreational session registration system
  • Spring Ivy League Tournament
  • Match v. Brown (Home)
  • Match v. Bryn Mawr (Away)
  • More social media?!
  • Invited to represent Team USA at theĀ Summer World University Games, in Kazan, Russia