Football: Keys to the game against Columbia

November 1, 2013 • 0
Yale, now 0.500 on the season, has a chance to bounce back from its three-game losing streak when it faces Columbia in the Yale Bowl tomorrow. In last year’s loss to the Lions, the Bulldogs snapped a nine-game winning streak against Columbia. The Bulldogs will look to avenge last year’s 25–22 loss and return to »

YCC Athletics subcommittee forms

October 31, 2013 • 0
Last night, the Yale College Council Athletics subcommittee, a new forum added to the YCC, met for the first time.

Fundraising not going swimmingly

October 29, 2013 • 0
Thirty years after the Men’s swimming and diving team won its last Ivy League Championship, the Bulldogs are still swimming in the same pool. Though swimming pool technology and demand for pool access have progressed, Yale is still treading water around the question of new swimming facilities. Swimmer Danny Clarke ’14 said that the current »

No compensation for Ivy League athletes

October 22, 2013 • 0
Although the NCAA will soon discuss changes to current scholarship regulations, the Ivy League will continue paying only need-based financial aid.

MEN’S ICE HOCKEY: Elis sharpen skates against Ontario Tech

October 21, 2013 • 0
In their first action since winning the national championship in April, the Yale men’s ice hockey team skated and shot as if they had never left the ice.

FOOTBALL: LIVE BLOG | Yale takes on undefeated Fordham

October 19, 2013 • 0
Follow the Yale Football team (3–1, 1–1 Ivy) as they challenge in state competitors the No. 8 Fordham Rams (7–0, 0–0 Patriot). Yale will be seeking their second home victory of the season.

FOOTBALL: Keys to the game vs. Fordham

October 18, 2013 • 0
FORCE AND STOP THE RUN Tomorrow at noon, the Bulldogs (3–1, 1–1 Ivy) will face the No. 8 Fordham Rams (7–0, 2–0 Patriot), a team that averages 40.6 points per game. For the Elis to stop the potent Fordham offense, they must force the run. The Rams’ hyper-productive attack is led by junior quarterback Michael »

Payne Whitney hikes its rates

October 15, 2013 • 0
For the first time in several years, Payne Whitney Gymnasium has increased costs for members. In an email to Yale students, faculty and staff Thursday evening, the Payne Whitney staff announced a change in the rates its members must pay to use the athletic facilities, effective this month. “We have not raised prices at the »
The football team will aim for its first 4–0 start since 2007 this Saturday against Dartmouth.

FOOTBALL: Elis to visit Dartmouth

October 11, 2013 • 0
Last week’s 24–10 victory at No. 18/19 Cal Poly last week improved Yale football’s record to 3–0, its best start to a season since 2007. Yale will put that winning streak on the line against Dartmouth tomorrow. The Elis returned home this week from an almost 3000-mile trek to face the Cal Poly Mustangs, but »

FOOTBALL: Keys to the game against Dartmouth

October 10, 2013 • 0
The football team will put its perfect 3–0 record on the line Saturday when it faces Dartmouth (1–2, 0–1 Ivy) in an Ivy League matchup at Memorial Field in Hanover, N.H. Yale leads the overall series 53–37–6 and has won nine of the past 10 meetings, but the Big Green beat the Bulldogs 34–14 at »
Cal Poly was averaging 278 rushing yards per game through its first four games, but Yale held the Mustangs to just 225 yards on the ground.

FOOTBALL: Defense covers all the options

October 8, 2013 • 0
Consistent defense has brought Yale back from a 2–8 record last year to a three-game winning streak to start the 2013 season.

FOOTBALL: Furman ripe for the job

October 3, 2013 • 0
When back in the pocket, it helps a quarterback to know exactly what his receivers are thinking. After spending most of his junior season at wide receiver, quarterback Hank Furman ’14 has the extra experience it takes to lead the Bulldogs down the field every drive. Two games into the season, Furman has run in »