WOMEN’S CREW: Bulldogs sweep in New York

Facing difficult rowing conditions in Ithaca, New York, the Yale women’s crew team swept Cornell and Iowa this past weekend, building momentum as it looks toward key races in the final weeks of its regular season.

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MEN’S RUGBY: Yale headed to nationals

The Yale men’s rugby team entered this spring as the sixth-ranked squad in the Ivy Rugby Conference. But after a winter of hard work — and a small stroke of good fortune — the Bulldogs will now be representing the Ancient Eight in a national championship tournament.

FOOTBALL: Varga performs for 28 NFL teams at Pro Day

In his final major event before the NFL Draft begins at the end of this month, Yale football running back Tyler Varga ’15 showed off his speed, power and skills in front of scouts from 28 NFL teams and two CFL teams during his Pro Day yesterday at the Star Hill Athletic Center in Tolland, Connecticut.

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MEN’S HOCKEY: OT goal ends Elis’ run for title

The Yale men's hockey team fended off Boston University's nation-leading offense for a full 48 minutes today in the NCAA Tournament regional semifinal game, but it was what happened in the next 20 minutes of play that ended up determining the game.

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MEN’S HOCKEY: A glimpse into next season

The No. 17 Yale men’s hockey team fell 3–2 in overtime to No. 3 Boston University Friday, ending its season with a finish that was hard-fought and disappointing for the Bulldogs.

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MEN’S HOCKEY LIVEBLOG: Tourney begins against BU

With memories of a 2013 national title still fresh in its mind, the Yale men's hockey team (18–9–5, 12–6–4 ECAC) has a chance to reclaim the title in this year's NCAA Tournament.

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SWIMMING & DIVING: Kiphuth Pool renovation moving slowly

While Yale athletics administrators and Kristin Krebs-Dick ’93, president of the Yale Swimming and Diving Association, are encouraged by recent momentum in fundraising for a new aquatic center, their $47 million requirement is proving a difficult number to reach.

Swimming & Diving

With expansion, changes to recruitment policy unclear

With the opening of two new residential colleges in the fall of 2017 will come an increase in the undergraduate student body by 15 percent. Among the 800 new students will be singers, engineers and poets. But whether or not this figure will include additional student-athletes has yet to be determined.

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FOOTBALL: Injury limits Varga at Combine

Amid the main storylines that highlighted this weekend’s NFL Scouting Combine in Indianapolis, Yale fans may have noticed that one piece was missing: running back Tyler Varga ’15.

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In sports psychology, Cain uses unconventional techniques

Walking by the Smilow Field Center this past year, the Yale bystander may have seen football players smashing boards with their heads and eating fire.

TRACK AND FIELD: Eli runners set many PRs

A week before the historic Harvard-Yale-Princeton meet in Cambridge, the Bulldogs got one last chance to test themselves at the Coxe Cage in the annual Giegengack Invitational Meet this past weekend.

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FOOTBALL: Reno recruits for Team 143

Although yesterday was National Signing Day for NCAA football, Ivy League-recruited athletes do not sign a National Letter of Intent. Despite the absence of letters, the list of football players headed to Yale next fall is nearly complete.

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