M. HOCKEY | Champions, at last

ALBANY, N.Y. — In a season already replete with accolades, the men’s hockey team outdid itself this weekend, clinching its first ever ECAC tournament championship title at the 48th Annual ECAC Hockey Championship Tournament. A night after a dramatic 4-3 comeback victory against No. 14 St. Lawrence in the semifinals, the No. 7 Bulldogs (24-7-2, […]

Comeback win sends Elis to ECAC title game

ALBANY, N.Y. — With a 3-2 lead and only 1:34 remaining in the first ECAC tournament semifinal, No. 14 St. Lawrence looked poised to spoil the men’s hockey team’s run at its first-ever ECAC tournament championship – and in doing so remain the only ECAC team the Elis have not defeated this season. But with […]


On to Albany

It may not have been flawless, but the men’s hockey team inched one step closer to the ECAC title this weekend. A night after surmounting two early goals by No. 12 seed Brown, the top-seeded Bulldogs closed out their best-of-three quarterfinal series Saturday with a 2-0 win at Ingalls Rink. In doing so, Yale (22- […]


M. HOCKEY | Bulldogs take game 1

The men’s hockey team came from behind Friday evening to win the first game in a best-of-three series for the ECAC tournament quarterfinal. At first, it appeared as if the fans in blue at Ingalls Rink would be disappointed. Bottom seed Brown, fresh off its upset series win against Harvard last weekend, jumped out to […]

M. HOCKEY | It’s playoff time

For now, it’s wait and see time for the men’s hockey team. As the No. 1 seed, the No. 11 Bulldogs (20-7-2, 15-5-2 ECAC) — along with Cornell, Princeton and St. Lawrence — have a first-round bye in the conference tournament this weekend, while the eight other teams in the ECAC play best-of-three series for […]

M. LACROSSE | Men’s lacrosse to play top teams over break

After a tough road loss against UMass last weekend, the men’s lacrosse team will need to pick things up in subsequent weeks, as it squares off against some of the nation’s elite squads. The Bulldogs (1-1) travel to Durham, N.C., to face No. 13 Duke (3-2) on Sunday before opening up Ivy League play on […]

M. HOCKEY | Yale beats Cornell, secures Cleary Cup

The men’s hockey team clinched this weekend the ECAC regular season championship for only the second time in the conference’s 47-year history. The No. 11 Bulldogs (20-7-2, 15-5-2) clinched the Cleary Cup on Friday with a 4-2 victory over No. 10 Cornell at Ingalls Rink. Yale was lucky to clinch when it did, because the […]

M. HOCKEY | Time for Elis to clinch

The ECAC regular season champion will be crowned this weekend. And the men’s hockey team sits in the driver’s seat. The No. 11 Bulldogs (19-6-2, 14-4-2 ECAC) control their own destiny atop the conference standings, leading second-place Princeton by two points. Racking up three points in games against No. 10 Cornell and Colgate this weekend […]

M. LACROSSE | Lax rolls on

The men’s lacrosse team already avenged last season’s opening day loss to Holy Cross with a 13-8 win last weekend, and it will look to keep things going on the road against a nationally ranked opponent this weekend. The Bulldogs (1-0, 0-0 Ivy) travel to Amherst, Mass., to face No. 20 UMass in a 1 […]


After a temporary setback last weekend, the men’s hockey team finally got things right tonight. The No. 11 Bulldogs (20-6-2, 15-4-2 ECAC) clinched the ECAC regular season championship on Friday with a 4-2 victory over No. 10 Cornell at Ingalls Rink. [ydn-legacy-photo-inline id=”10979″ ] Left winger Brian O’Neill ’12 scored twice for the Elis, while […]


M. HOCKEY | NCAA tournament comes to Connecticut

The men’s hockey team still has a way to go, but if all goes well, the No. 11 Bulldogs could find themselves in a dream situation come NCAA playoff time this season. Yale (19-6-2, 14-4-2 ECAC) and Fairfield universities will be co-hosting the 2009 NCAA Men’s Hockey East Regionals on March 27 and 28 at […]

M. HOCKEY | One more week

PRINCETON, N.J. — In just one weekend, the ECAC regular season championship went back up for grabs. After a 3-3 overtime tie at Quinnipiac on Friday, the No. 7 Bulldogs (19-6-2, 14-4-2 ECAC) fell, 2-0, on the road to No. 10 Princeton on Saturday in a close contest that pitted the two top teams in […]