Yale quarterback Patrick Witt ’12 has chosen The Game over a chance at a Rhodes Scholarship and will play at the 128th Harvard-Yale game at the Yale Bowl on Saturday.

Players to Watch

November 18, 2011 • 0
Key Players Based on their past performances and positions they will take on the field Saturday, The following make up the players who will likely determine the outcome of this year’s edition of The Game. Yale: Patrick Witt ’12: After passing up a shot at the Rhodes Scholarship, Witt will lead the Blue and White »

M. HOCKEY | Outshot Elis end with a win

October 29, 2011 • 35
M. HOCKEY | Yale vs. Dartmouth

CROSS COUNTRY | Elis hope to use experience to improve in 2010

September 7, 2010 • 0
For most sports teams, a new season means scrambling to try and fill the holes that the previous year’s seniors have left behind. But this year is different for the men’s and women’s cross country teams — most of the team’s key athletes have returned this season, and their experience will be much needed for »

M. SOCCER | New Elis key in 2010

September 1, 2010 • 1154
Injuries and inexperience plagued the men’s soccer team last fall as the Bulldogs put up a lackluster 5–9–3 record overall and 2–5 in conference play to finish tied for last place in the Ivy League with Columbia. But this year, the Elis hope to change that, returning key players despite losing five seniors to graduation »

Elis to be tested for sickle cell trait

April 29, 2010 • 0
In line with a new NCAA requirement sent to universities on April 13, Yale has begun testing athletes for sickle cell trait, a blood condition that can cause sudden death during strenuous activity. According to an e-mail sent on April 15 to all Yale athletes by Amy Backus, Yale’s senior associate director of compliance, the »

FOOTBALL | Witt, Elis end spring season

April 23, 2010 • 0
As the football team’s spring season winds down, the Bulldogs are gearing up for their annual Blue-White scrimmage set for Saturday — the 12th and final practice for Yale this spring and the last opportunity for fans and coaches to get a glimpse of next year’s squad on the field before the fall. Sixteen of »

W. LACROSSE | Greer ’11 balances two sports

April 22, 2010 • 3819
Logan Greer ’11, who is currently in season with the women’s lacrosse team, was also recently named captain of the women’s squash team and will enter the 2010-’11 season as the No. 3 ranked women’s player in the College Squash Association. On the lacrosse field, Greer has six goals and 14 ground balls so far »

Ivy League looks to expand TV coverage

April 21, 2010 • 0
Ivy League sporting events may be coming soon to a television set near you. In an effort to reach out to a wider fan base, Ivy League Executive Director Robin Harris said the league is in talks with multiple national cable and satellite television networks in order to form a comprehensive multi-year agreement with a »
Right-hander Greg Lyons ’12 is 1–2 with a 5.16 ERA in nine appearances this season. The Bulldogs pitching staff’s 5.45 ERA is the best in the Ivy League.

BASEBALL | Division play begins for Bulldogs

April 16, 2010 • 0
The Bulldogs have rebounded from a 0–4 start in Ivy League competition, winning three of the last four games, but they still sit in third in the conference’s Rolfe Division. The Elis will have a chance to rise in the standings when they travel to Dartmouth for a pair of doubleheaders this weekend. And with »

Layoffs may strain Payne Whitney

April 13, 2010 • 0
After cutting jobs at Payne Whitney Gymnasium beginning last school year, the Department of Athletics is proposing more layoffs by the end of the academic year, according to four gym employees, who said the move could compromise the building’s security. Athletic attendant Jim Barone, who helps to staff the gym’s front desk, said the Department »
Defender Fielding Kidd ’11 cradles the ball during Yale’s 14–5 loss to Fairfield on March 3. Kidd has picked up 10 ground balls for the Bulldogs, who welcome Ivy rivals Harvard to Reese Stadium on Saturday

W. LACROSSE | Elis look to rebound vs. Crimson

April 2, 2010 • 2130
After its 13–9 loss to the University of New Hampshire on Wednesday, the women’s lacrosse team (4–6, 1–2 Ivy) will try to regain momentum against Ivy League rival Harvard (4–4, 1–2 Ivy) on Saturday as part of Alumnae Weekend. On paper, this weekend’s match up against the Crimson promises to be close. Against common opponents »
Southpaw Brook Hart ’11 allowed two runs and eight hits over 6.1 innings against NYIT on Saturday but it wasn’t enough as Yale fell 3–2 in eight innings.

BASEBALL | Elis take 2 of 3 against N.Y.I.T.

March 29, 2010 • 0
After a hot start to the season over spring break, the baseball team continued its momentum by winning two of the three games against the New York Institute of Technology this weekend. The Elis (10–6–1) fell in the first of a home doubleheader against the Bears (4-9) 3–2, but came back in the second match »