FIELD HOCKEY | Elis overcome unfamiliar turf

As she caught the ball from midfielder Kirsten Krebs ’12, forward Erica Borgo ’14 lifted the ball on her backhand and edged it right past Penn goalkeeper Kieran Sweeney to score the tie-breaking point. Going into the weekend, the Yale field hockey team (8–6, 4–1) knew only a win against the Quakers (3–11, 1–4) would […]

FIELD HOCKEY | Elis look to bust out

With just three conference games left in the season, the Elis are looking to break ahead in a five-way tie for first place. After a strong weekend of wins against Dartmouth (8–5, 3–1 Ivy) — also tied for the No. 1 Ivy ranking — and Fairfield (8–7, 0–3 Big East), the Yale field hockey team […]

FIELD HOCKEY | Elis shatter Dartmouth streak

Forward Jessie Accurso ’15 zoomed down the field and dived just right of the keeper to drill the tie-breaking goal in the Bulldogs’ match against Dartmouth, the Big Green’s first Ivy loss this season. Dartmouth’s defeat brought Yale into a five-way tie with Columbia, Dartmouth, Harvard and Princeton for first place within the Ivy League. […]

FIELD HOCKEY | Yale in hunt for No. 1 Ivy ranking

After an upset victory over a top-15 team, the Yale field hockey team will seek to preserve its chances for an Ivy League title as it battles Dartmouth at Johnson Field this Saturday. The stakes are high since Saturday’s match is a conference game and will determine the Bulldogs’ chances for an Ivy League title. […]

Bulldogs defeat Northwestern

Yale field hockey (5–6, 2–1 Ivy League) traveled to the Midwest for the first time last weekend to take on two top 20 titans. This season, the Bulldogs are playing more top 20 teams than ever before in its history. Ranked 23rd in the NCAA standings, the team took on No. 13, the University of […]

FIELD HOCKEY | Yale to face midwest titans

After a decisive Ivy League win last weekend, the Yale field hockey team (4-5, 2-1 Ivy League) will head to the Midwest this weekend to face two Big Ten juggernauts: No. 18 University of Michigan (8–3, 1–1 Big Ten), and No. 17 Northwestern (10–4, 1–2 Big Ten). This Saturday will be the first ever meeting […]

FIELD HOCKEY | Elis hand Big Red worst loss in 30 years

The Yale field hockey team (4–5, 2–1) steamrolled Cornell (3–5, 0–3) 7–2 and lost a close game 0–1 to No. 4 UConn (10-1, 3-0 Big East) this weekend. Saturday marked a decisive win for the Bulldogs and the worst loss of the season for the Big Red — the most lopsided in 30 years since […]

FIELD HOCKEY | Bulldogs fall to Tigers in close contest

After its first Ivy League win against Harvard last weekend, the field hockey team fell 3–2 to Princeton as the Bulldogs were unable to come back from a late 3–1 deficit. Saturday’s game opened with both a challenge and an opportunity for Yale (3–4, 1–1). Princeton (3–3, 1–1) had not lost an Ivy League game […]