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WOMEN’S HOCKEY: Two Eli ties show improvement

January 21, 2014 • 0
The Bulldogs tied both ECAC opponents at home, 3–3 against Clarkson and 1–1 against St. Lawrence.
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WOMEN’S ICE HOCKEY: Yale seeks redemption against ECAC foes

January 17, 2014 • 0
The Yale women’s hockey team will look to keep momentum going when it hosts No. 5 Clarkson and St. Lawrence this weekend at Ingalls Rink. Clarkson (16–4–2, 7–2–1 ECAC) and St. Lawrence (6–13–1, 5–4–1) are currently fourth and sixth in the ECAC, respectively, giving the Elis a good chance to prove themselves against strong competition. »
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SQUASH: Elis hope to stay perfect

January 16, 2014 • 0
For the No. 3 Yale men’s squash team, the toughest part of its schedule is quickly approaching.
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SQUASH: Elis remain undefeated

January 14, 2014 • 0
Both the men’s and women’s squash teams maintained their undefeated records over winter break, winning all four of their matches, including two against Ivy opponents. The two Yale squads easily handled Franklin & Marshall and then Drexel last Wednesday before defeating Columbia and Cornell this weekend at home. “[The break] definitely gives us a lot »
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WOMEN’S HOCKEY: Elis top Harvard for first time since 2005

January 13, 2014 • 0
The Yale women’s hockey team continued to show its competitiveness in the ECAC over break, winning two and losing two in the team’s first games of 2014. The vacation culminated in a key 2–0 victory at No. 4/5 Harvard (12–2–2, 8–2–1) on Saturday, marking the first time since 2005 that the Bulldogs have beaten the »
Forward Krista Yip-Chuck (No. 95) ’17 leads Yale with four goals scored this season.
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WOMEN’S HOCKEY: Elis to conclude 2013 at Providence

December 5, 2013 • 0
The Yale women’s hockey team will end non-conference play at Providence this Friday in its final game of 2013.
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Volleyball: NCAA tournament to begin friday

December 4, 2013 • 0
The Yale women’s volleyball team is riding a 14–1 record over its last 15 games into its match against Utah on Friday in the first round of the NCAA tournament.
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WOMEN’S HOCKEY: Elis second in Nutmeg Classic

December 2, 2013 • 0
While most students were home for vacation, the Yale women’s hockey team was hard at work last week, playing games on four of the nine days of Thanksgiving break. The Bulldogs (3–8–1, 2–3–1 ECAC) lost 5–1 and then 4–1 to No. 1 Minnesota over the first weekend of the break. The next weekend, they played »
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FOOTBALL: Ross twins make d-lines see double

November 22, 2013 • 0
Fans watching The Game tomorrow may think that they are seeing double when they look at the Yale sideline, but they are actually looking at nearly-identical twins Derrek Ross ’16 and Dustin Ross ’16, who both play offensive line for Yale. The News sat down with the duo to talk about playing together as brothers and Bulldogs.Q:Fans watching The Game tomorrow may think that they are seeing double when they look at the Yale sideline, but they are not seeing two of the same offensive lineman. Identical twins Derrek Ross ’16 and Dustin Ross ’16 both play offensive line for Yale. The News sat down with the duo to talk about playing together as brothers on the Bulldogs.
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WOMEN’S HOCKEY: Bulldogs take on No. 1

November 21, 2013 • 0
Much of the focus this weekend will be on The Game at the Yale Bowl, but the women’s hockey team will also be on campus playing in two games that have important implications. This Saturday and Sunday, the Bulldogs will get a chance to prove themselves against the number one team in the country, Minnesota »
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FOOTBALL: ‘Five fingers, one fist’

November 19, 2013 • 0
Yale’s offensive line has allowed just nine sacks in as many games this season.
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Study questions endowment effect

November 19, 2013 • 0
New research suggests that the widely observed endowment effect — a phenomenon in which humans value an item more if they possess it than if they do not — may be a product of modern society and not our evolutionary roots, as was previously suspected. In the study, researchers ran an experiment on Hadza hunter-gatherers »