The women’s lacrosse team fell to No. 13 Cornell, 17–9 on Saturday.
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W. LACROSSE | Elis upset by No. 13 Cornell

April 23, 2012 • 2390
Three straight Ivy wins proved too great a task for the women’s lacrosse team. The Elis left their home turf to take on No. 13 Cornell on Saturday only to return with a 17–9 loss despite a hat trick by attacker Kerri Fleishhacker ’15. With their defeat and the victories of the three third-place teams »
Defender Adrienne Tarver ’14 scored three goals against Cornell last year, but the Big red routed Yale, 14–3.
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W. LACROSSE | Elis go for third Ivy win

April 20, 2012 • 0
The Elis will have a grand finale match to end the Ivy League season tomorrow against No.13 Cornell in Ithaca. After two comfortable victories against Columbia (13–9) and Brown (9–6) at home, Yale (5-8, 2-4 Ivy) succeeded in grabbing sixth place in the Ivies and is now fully prepared to take a giant leap toward »
Midfielder Cathryn Avallone ’14 kicked off scoring for the Bulldogs with her 14th goal of the season.
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W. LACROSSE | Bulldogs blow out Brown to overtake sixth in Ivies

April 19, 2012 • 0
Yale trailed Brown 5–2 almost ten minutes into the second half of the two teams’ game Wednesday afternoon. The Bears had led 4–2 at the half, only to widen their lead 1:38 into the second. Then Yale’s offense came to life. Captain Caroline Crow ’12 scored a free position shot at 20:13, then sped past »
Attacker Kerri Fleishhacker ’15 found the lower left corner of the cage and put Yale ahead 6–5 on a free position goal.
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W. LACROSSE | McMullan ’14 charts future of Eli defense

April 19, 2012 • 0
Former soccer goalie Erin McMullan ’14 now plays a different sport, but her position has always been the same. As the women’s lacrosse team’s last line of defense, her teammates all rely on her. When asked to comment about McMullan’s play after any match, defender Kallie Parchman ’14 often says, “Erin McMullan had another great »
Freshmen pitchers Eric Hsieh ’15, above, and Ben Joseph ’15 both played a large role in Yale’s victory against Sacred Heart yesterday.
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BASEBALL | Elis get revenge at Yale Field

April 18, 2012 • 0
All season, the Elis have been looking for games where they put all aspects of the game together at once, and yesterday’s game proved to be just that. Yale got strong performances from two freshman pitchers and nine hits to sink Sacred Heart University 7-4 at Yale Field on Tuesday, continuing its winning streak. “All »
Caroline Crow ’12 celebrated Senior Day with five goals against Columbia.
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W. LACROSSE | Seniors dash past Lions

April 16, 2012 • 0
Seventeen minutes into the first half, captain Caroline Crow ’12 sprinted across the field to bring the Bulldogs into the lead against Columbia. The offensive run began when attacker Jen DeVito ’14 passed to fellow attacker Devon Rhodes ’13, who passed back to DeVito. After shaking off the opponent’s defense, DeVito spotted an opportunity and »
The Bulldogs will celebrate senior day when they face Columbia on Saturday.
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W. LACROSSE | Bulldogs and Lions to break Ivy tie

April 13, 2012 • 0
The Elis are going into a matchup against Columbia, tied with Yale for seventh in the Ivies, with the hopes of earning their first Ivy League win of the season. Only three days after returning from Long Island, Yale (3–8, 0–4 Ivy) is scheduled to play another game tomorrow at home. Although the Bulldogs have »
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New Music New Haven concludes season

April 13, 2012 • 0
On Thursday evening, the School of Music featured world-renowned Finnish composer Kaija Saariaho’s “Serenatas and Terrestre” in Sprague Hall. Wrapping up this year’s New Music New Haven concert series, which showcases original works by students and visiting composers, the performance included works written by five students in the school’s composition program in addition to Saariaho’s »
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W. LACROSSE | Seawolves too skilled for the Bulldogs

April 12, 2012 • 0
With only 13 seconds remaining on the game clock of the first half, attacker Jen DeVito ’14 pulled Yale within a goal of Stony Brook with a strong shot past the Seawolves’ goaltender. The tally made the score 5–4 at the half, but despite four goals from DeVito and a fierce team effort, the Elis »
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Hanson looking forward to Ivy Championship

April 11, 2012 • 0
After the Ivy games against Princeton and Cornell over the weekend, the Yale baseball team is now more than halfway through its season with only 16 games remaining. Despite some tough losses, shortstop Cale Hanson ’14 has been a huge asset to the team, reahing based in the past 27 consecutive games. The News sat »
Novelist and screenwriter John Irving spoke about the story behind his latest novel, an adaptation of which was performed at the Yale Rep this weekend.
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Award winning novelist talks effects of war

April 9, 2012 • 2
At a Jonathan Edwards College Master’s Tea on Saturday afternoon, John Irving gave the background story behind his 1989 novel, “A Prayer for Owen Meany.” The Academy Award-winning screenwriter and novelist visited Yale to attend the Yale Dramatic Association’s Freshman Show, an adaptation of the novel which played at the Yale Repertory Theatre on Friday »
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W. LACROSSE | Elis held off by Tigers

April 9, 2012 • 0
With 24 seconds remaining on the game clock, women’s lacrosse attacker Jen DeVito ’14 sent a shot into the Tigers’ net after taking a pass from Meghan Murray ’14. Despite the dramatic finish, however, DeVito’s goal was not nearly enough for the Bulldogs to reverse the 12-4 score in their favor. The Elis have shown »