SOFTBALL | Frustrated Elis drop 2

Wednesday afternoon was a frustrating one for the softball team. The Bulldogs (6–15, 2–2 Ivy) struggled offensively in a doubleheader against the Providence Friars (10–16), losing the first game 6–2 and the second game 9–1 at Dewitt Family Field in some early summer weather. “We didn’t do nearly as well as we expected to,” head […]

SOFTBALL | Bulldogs split weekend

The softball team saw both sides of a comeback victory in its doubleheaders against Columbia and Penn over the weekend. After defeating Columbia (6–17, 1–3 Ivy) by a score of 6–0 on Friday in the first game of a doubleheader, the Bulldogs (6–13, 2–2) came back from a five-run deficit with a six-run sixth inning […]

SOFTBALL | Bulldogs begin Ivy play at home this weekend

It’s a new season for the softball team. The Bulldogs (4–11) hope to bring a new intensity as they begin Ivy League play this weekend when they host doubleheaders against Columbia (5–14) on Friday and Penn (5–12) on Saturday. The Bulldogs are coming off a 3–1 loss to Fairfield on Wednesday. In a second game […]

SOFTBALL | Nightfall spoils win

Some would say it’s meaningless to win a game that doesn’t count. But not the softball team. The Bulldogs (4–11), after losing the first game on Wednesday to Fairfield (11–13) 3–1, were leading the second game 9–3 through three and a half innings before the game was prematurely ended due to an increasingly dark Alumni […]

SOFTBALL | Canulli hero in win

Timely hits have been an issue this season for the softball team. But not for third-baseman Allie Canulli ’10. Canulli slammed a two-run RBI single into center field, helping the Bulldogs (4–10) to a 4–1 victory over the Army Black Knights (10–8) in the first game of a doubleheader. Unfortunately for the Bulldogs, sloppy defense, […]

W. LACROSSE | Elis travel to No. 4 Big Green

The women’s lacrosse team has shown it can play with the best. After defeating No. 13 Boston University on Wednesday 11–9 and narrowly losing to No. 7 Penn 7–5 last Saturday, the Bulldogs (4–4, 1–1 Ivy League) hope to maintain their momentum this weekend when they take on No. 16 Dartmouth (4–1, 1–0) in Hanover, […]

SOFTBALL | Elis finally at home vs. Army

The softball team finally comes home this weekend. After 12 games away from New Haven, the Bulldogs (3–9) will host a doubleheader against Army (8–6) in their season’s home opener at Dewitt Family Field on Saturday. The Elis are coming off a doubleheader split against Marist on Wednesday. After losing 4–3 in the final inning […]

SOFTBALL | Bulldogs split vs. Marist

It is said that one of the hardest things to do in sports is come back from a devastating loss. But not for the softball team. In a double-header against the Marist Red Foxes (4–14), the Bulldogs (3–9) suffered a tough 4–3 loss in the first game before a dominant one-hitter pitching performance from pitcher […]

SOFTBALL | Early offensive struggles hamper softball

The softball team’s spring break began with rain and eight straight losses, but ended with sunshine and two victories. The Bulldogs (2–8) fell to Bethune-Cookman (11–13) and UConn (6–9) and dropped three games to Stetson (15–11) at the Stetson Classic in DeLand, Fla., before losing to Stony Brook (6–7), Quinnipiac (10–13) and Fairfield (8–10) at […]

Bulldogs go out with victory

W. BASKETBALL | The women’s basketball team went out on top. In their final game of the season, the Bulldogs (13-15, 8-6 Ivy) had one of their best performances of the season, defeating the Cornell Big Red (7-20, 2-12) 74-60 in Ithaca, N.Y. With the victory, Yale finishes the season with its best Ivy record […]

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Lions too much for Bulldogs

W. BASKETBALL | The Bulldogs just couldn’t handle Columbia’s intensity Friday night: Yale (12-15, 7-6 Ivy) fell to the Lions (17-10, 8-5) 64–47. The Elis started the game on even footing with the Lions, trailing 16–12 after eight minutes of play. Columbia then went on an 8–0 run to extend its lead to 24–12. The […]

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W. BASKETBALL | Season wraps up in N.Y.

The women’s basketball team may be out of the Ivy League title hunt, but the Bulldogs still have some work to do to have their best Ivy League finish since the 1992-’93 season. The Elis (12–14, 7–5 Ivy) will head on the road to take on the Columbia Lions (16–10, 7–5) on Friday and the […]