W. BASKETBALL | Elis gear up for Ivy foes

February 17, 2012
As the race for the Ivy League title heats up, the Bulldogs are preparing to face Harvard for the second time this season. The Elis will first face off against Dartmouth tonight at the John J. Lee Amphitheater. Then, on Saturday night against Harvard, they will try to channel the same energy that led them »
Megan Vasquez ’13 scored the 1,000th point of her Yale career on Friday against Cornell.

W. BASKETBALL | Milestones and victories for Yale

February 13, 2012
Friday night was a historic one for the women’s basketball team. Guard Megan Vasquez ’13 became the 17th player in Yale’s women’s basketball history to score 1,000 points in her career, and coach Chris Gobrecht picked up her 500th career victory in the team’s 86-73 win over Cornell at the John J. Lee Amphitheater. “It »

W. BASKETBALL | Bulldogs prep for Cornell, Columbia

February 10, 2012
The Bulldogs return home this weekend looking to rebound from last Saturday’s defeat at Princeton and regain control of their conference season. Yale (12-8, 4-2 Ivy) is currently sitting in third place in the Ivy League after last week’s loss to the first-place Tigers and is half a game behind second-place Harvard. The Elis take »

W. BASKETBALL | Elis fall to third in Ivies

February 6, 2012
The Bulldogs started this weekend off on the right foot, extending their winning streak to three with a 72–60 win at Penn on Friday — only to run into a brick wall at Princeton the next day. The Tigers proved too much for the Elis (12–8, 4–2 Ivy) to handle as they fell 72–47, dropping »

W. BASKETBALL | Yale preps for Princeton, Penn

February 3, 2012
Two milestones are in sight as the women’s basketball team hits the road this weekend to take on Penn and Princeton. Head coach Chris Gobrecht is two wins away from her 500th career coaching victory, and guard Megan Vasquez ’13 needs only 47 more points to reach the 1,000-point mark for her career. Gobrecht began »

W. BASKETBALL | Elis sweep Ivy competition

January 30, 2012
The women’s basketball team fared much better than the men’s team against its Harvard opponents this weekend. The Bulldogs (11–7, 3–1 Ivy) beat the Crimson 68–63 on Friday and then dominated Dartmouth Sunday afternoon by a score of 89–65. “[Beating Harvard] was an amazing feeling,” guard Megan Vasquez ’13 said. “We swept them last year, »

W. BASKETBALL | Elis prep for Crimson

January 27, 2012
The Bulldogs travel to Cambridge tonight for what might be the most important game of their season thus far. A week after earning a decisive 10-point victory at Brown in their first Ivy League game of the season, the Elis (9–7, 1–1 Ivy) fell to the Bears in their second conference game, a tightly contested »

SQUASH | Roberts reflects on historic win

January 26, 2012
Thirteen years and 252 straight wins made Trinity squash a dynasty. But Yale, the No. 2 squash powerhouse for three years, was determined to claim some of the glory last Wednesday night. College squash saw the end of an era when John Roberts ’12 scored his 11th point against Trinity’s Johan Detter that evening, climching »

W. BASKETBALL | Elis fall to Bears

January 23, 2012
Poor shooting doomed the Bulldogs Friday night as they tried to complete a season sweep of Brown for only the third time since 2003. The team shot only 36.5 percent from the floor in its 60–55 loss to the Bears after beating the Bears 75–65 the week before. For each of the past 10 seasons »

W. BASKETBALL | Elis and Bears carry tradition

January 20, 2012
The Bulldogs will be hoping that history repeats itself tonight when they face off against Brown for the second time in eight days. The Elis (9–6, 1–0 Ivy) kicked off their conference schedule with consecutive games against Brown (9–5, 0–1 Ivy) last season as well and notched two 12-point victories in a week. This strong »

W. BASKETBALL | Bulldogs take down Bears at Brown

January 17, 2012
It was a tale of two halves Friday night at the Brown’s Pizzitola Sports Center as the women’s basketball team faced off against the Bears (9–5, 0–1 Ivy). After going into halftime down by one, the Bulldogs (9–6, 1–0 Ivy) rallied down the stretch to come away with a 75–65 victory and a 1–0 start »
Michelle Cashen '12 has led the women's basketball team throughout her time at Yale.

W. BASKETBALL | Cashen ’12 leads team

January 12, 2012
When the women’s basketball team takes the floor Friday night, it will turn for leadership to Michelle Cashen ’12, its one constant presence from the last four years. The captain is the only Bulldog to have played in each of the past four seasons and has only missed three of the 99 games that the »