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Men and women fencers stumble at NYU before Ivy competition starts

January 29, 2008 • 1
On the brink of Ancient Eight competition, the men’s and women’s fencing teams both faltered this weekend in non-conference meets. Both sets of Bulldogs struggled in the face of tough competition at the NYU Invitational — their last meet before Ivy League competition gets underway Sunday. The men’s squad (6-5) returned with two wins and »
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Men’s hockey slays Colgate, ties Cornell

January 28, 2008 • 0
The normally hostile stomping grounds of the Killer Cs were kind to the visiting men’s hockey team this weekend. The Bulldogs (9-7-4, 5-5-4 ECAC) returned home from upstate New York with a season-best three-point weekend. After turning in a dominating 6-1 performance against Colgate (10-10-4, 4-5-3) on Friday night, the Elis eked out a 2-2 »
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M. hockey treks to western NY

January 25, 2008 • 0
Shopping period may just have ended, but the men’s hockey team already has a big test coming up — a meeting with the Killer Cs. After hitting the splits against Alabama-Huntsville this past weekend, the Bulldogs (8-4-3, 4-4-3 ECAC) will now travel to hostile territory in upstate New York to face Colgate (9-9-4, 3-4-3) and »
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Men’s hockey double dips south in Alabama, splits games

January 22, 2008 • 1
In a rare change of pace, the men’s hockey team headed for warmer climates as temperatures dropped in the Elm City over the weekend. The Bulldogs (8-7-3, 4-4-3 ECAC) returned from the South with a split against Alabama-Huntsville (3-13-2) in their final weekend of non-ECAC action. After pulling off a 3-2 victory on Friday night »
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Ice hockey in Alabama? You better believe it

January 18, 2008 • 3
Away games at Minnesota, Nebraska and … Alabama? In a rare road trip, this weekend will take the men’s hockey team to the Yellowhammer State to face off against Alabama-Huntsville (2-12-2) for their last weekend of non-conference play. The Bulldogs (7-6-3, 4-4-3 ECAC) will be looking to come back from tough losses to ECAC powerhouses »
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Poor weekend kills m. hockey’s surge

January 14, 2008 • 0
This past weekend aside, the men’s hockey team could not ask for a better start to 2008. The Bulldogs (7-6-3, 4-4-3 ECAC) compiled a 3-3 record during their winter-break campaign, garnering some key non-conference wins and hoisting themselves into fifth place in the ECAC with a win over Brown (1-11-4, 1-6-3) last week. Despite dropping »
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Bulldogs face Bears one more time

December 7, 2007 • 0
Classes may have ended, but the men’s hockey team has one last conference test this semester. In a crucial matchup, the Bulldogs (3-3-3, 2-2-3 ECAC) host travel partner Brown (1-6-3, 1-2-3) on the final weekend of 2007 ECAC play. After blanking the Bears, 2-0, in a non-league meeting on Oct. 27, the Elis will look »
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M. hockey still unable to get past U.S. U-18s

December 3, 2007 • 0
As the clock wound down at the men’s hockey game Saturday night, one question remained unsettled by the scoreboard: Which side did Captain Freedom root for? Captain Freedom, the American flag-garbed Yale hockey fan — part of a DKE fraternity tradition dating back to 1979 — may have struggled internally as the Bulldogs (3-3-3, 2-2-3 »
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Bring on the National Team

November 30, 2007 • 0
This weekend is about pride for men’s hockey. Coming off a gritty 3-3 tie against No. 15 Harvard, the Bulldogs (3-3-3, 2-2-3 ECAC) will look to preserve their momentum with a win over the U.S. Under 18 team (9-10-1) at Ingalls Rink on Saturday night. Although the match does not count toward Yale’s overall record, »
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Elis earn hard-fought tie against Harvard

November 29, 2007 • 0
If there was ever a rematch to The Game, Yale fans would have wanted it to be the men’s hockey game on Wednesday night. The Bulldogs (3-3-3, 2-2-3 ECAC) fought tooth and nail to earn a 3-3 tie with No. 15 Harvard (5-2-1, 4-2-1) in a thriller at the Whale yesterday. The Elis bounced back »
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M. hockey provides lone bright spot

November 26, 2007 • 0
On a miserable Saturday for Yale athletics, there was one bright spot — the men’s hockey team picked up a 3-2 road win over St. Lawrence University. While thousands of football fans were pouring into New Haven for The Game on the weekend before Thanksgiving, the Bulldogs (3-3-2, 2-2-2 ECAC) prepared to take the ice »
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Men’s hockey picks up 3-2 road win over St. Lawrence

November 19, 2007 • 0
Posted Monday 6:30 p.m. On a miserable Saturday for Yale athletics, there was one bright spot – the men’s hockey team picked up a 3-2 road win over St. Lawrence University. While thousands of football fans were pouring into New Haven for The Game, the Bulldogs (3-3-2, 2-2-2 ECAC) prepared to take the ice in »