Jesse Reising ’11 does rehabilitation exercises for his right arm with trainer Kai Aboulian. Reising suffered nerve damage during The Game last November.

Long road ahead for Reising ‘11

April 5, 2011 • 1
As Jesse Reising ’11 gritted his way through a series of one-armed pushups against a training table last Thursday, the other student-athletes in the room lingered to watch him. “Have you ever worked that hard in a day?” head football trainer David DiNapoli asked one. “I haven’t. He can’t even lift his arm, and look »

Schwartz’s ’11 battle leaves lasting impact

April 5, 2011 • 0
Women’s hockey player Mandi Schwartz ’11 succumbed to cancer Sunday morning, but her legacy lives on in the efforts she inspired — efforts that have helped cancer patients worldwide and will continue to expand in the future. When Schwartz was first diagnosed with cancer in late 2008, the members of the women’s hockey team rallied »


April 4, 2011 • 2
Mandi Schwartz ’11, the women’s hockey player whose courageous battle with cancer gripped Yale’s campus, the hockey world, and thousands across North America, died in her native province of Saskatchewan, Canada on Sunday morning. She was 23. Her death followed a 27-month struggle with acute myeloid leukemia, which sparked bone marrow drives and fundraising efforts »

M. LACROSSE | Elis lose heartbreaker

April 4, 2011 • 0
Three overtime periods on a cold and rainy Friday afternoon in Philadelphia spelled defeat for No. 15 Yale men’s lacrosse (5–2, 1–2 Ivy). Last week they were a comeback team, but this week they let their opponent, No. 13 Penn (5–3, 2–1), storm back in the second half. “We all agree that this year we »
Clockwise from top left: Safety Adam Money ’11, tight end Chris Blohm ’11, fullback Shane Bannon ’11, and defensive ends Tom McCarthy ’11 and Sean Williams ’11.

FOOTBALL | Elis shoot for the pros

March 31, 2011 • 0
Their college football careers ended more than four months ago, but the workouts have continued. Fullback Shane Bannon ’11, tight end Chris Blohm ’11, safety Adam Money ’11 and defensive lineman Sean Williams ’11, who have been training together since January, performed for National Football League scouts at Yale’s pro day last Thursday with the »
After a number of controversial calls went against the Elis on Saturday, the pro-Yale crowd expressed their frustration with the officials through boos and thrown bottles.

M. HOCKEY | Controversial call overshadows game

March 28, 2011 • 4
Just eight seconds after Brian O’Neill ’12 had scored Yale’s first game of the night, he levelled Jake Hendrickson with a hard hit near center ice. Hendrickson was prone on his stomach after the hit and Brian O’Neill ’12 was escorted to the penalty box. And then, suddenly, Yale’s top scorer was skating off the »

M. HOCKEY | Hopes dashed in Bridgeport

March 28, 2011 • 16
BRIDGEPORT — Head coach Keith Allain ’80 called him the heart and soul of the men’s hockey team. He led Yale in scoring both last year and this year. He had two of Yale’s final five goals of the season. And when Brian O’Neill ’12 was ejected 11:38 into the second period of Yale’s East »

M. HOCKEY | Too little, too late

March 27, 2011 • 19
BRIDGEPORT — When Brian O’Neill ’12 was ejected 11:38 into the second period for an alleged hit to the head, the game was as good as over. Minnesota-Duluth’s two goals during the ensuing five-minute major penalty lifted it to a 5–1 lead, and Yale (28–7–1) never recovered. The Elis’ 5–3 loss dashed their hopes of »

LIVE BLOG | M. HOCKEY | Yale run ends with 5-3 loss to Minnesota-Duluth

March 26, 2011 • 4
After yesterday’s nail-biter, we’re back live blogging the national quarterfinals and East Regional finals versus University of Minnesota-Duluth. M. HOCKEY | Yale vs. University of Minnesota-Duluth East Regional Finals

M. HOCKEY | Elis survive overtime scare

March 26, 2011 • 6
Chad Ziegler ’12 dived. Jason Torf did as well. Three minutes into sudden-death overtime, Ziegler stretched his stick out just enough to connect with a loose puck and knock it past Air Force Academy’s sprawling goalie. The red light flashed, the Elis mobbed the right winger, and Yale (28–6–1) won a nail-biter of a hockey »
Goaltender Ryan Rondeau ’11 is riding a hot glove — he has recorded three consecutive shutouts and has a .932 save percentage this season.

LIVE BLOG | M. HOCKEY | Yale beats Air Force in NCAA Regional 2-1

March 25, 2011 • 0
We’re back live blogging the show down between Yale and Air Force at the NCAA Regional. M. HOCKEY | Yale vs. Air Force NCAA Regional

Yale vs. Air Force: Keys to the Game

March 25, 2011 • 0
Play 60 minutes Two periods into the last game between Yale and Air Force, the Elis looked like they were coasting to the win. They had shut the Falcons out for 40 minutes and taken a commanding 3–0 lead. Then Yale collapsed. Air Force scored four times in the final stanza and hung on for »