BASEBALL | Bulldog bats come alive in split

Even though the baseball team split its doubleheader with Harvard on Wednesday, the vibe around the Yale clubhouse made it seem as if the Bulldogs had swept their rival. Hours after nearly coming back from being down 13–0 in their 14–12 loss in the first game, the Elis took a commanding 7–0 lead, en route […]

BASEBALL | Elis end losing streak

It looked like it would be more of the same for the slumping baseball team midway through its doubleheader against Harvard on Saturday, but the Bulldogs responded emphatically to end the day on a high note. After a 7–4 loss to Harvard (14–22, 7–7) increased Yale’s losing streak to six games, the Bulldogs (17–19–1, 4–10 […]

BASEBALL | Elis need to get back on track

The baseball team will try to rebound from its worst week of the season and end its five-game losing streak when Yale hosts archrival Harvard for a four-game homestand this weekend. “It’s fun to beat Harvard because people always ask how you did against them,” second baseman Gant Elmore ’11 said. “It’s a little added […]

BASEBALL | Elis fall to Quinnipiac in slugfest

In its last four games — all losses at Dartmouth — the baseball team scored a combined eight runs. On Wednesday, the Bulldogs (16–18–1, 3–9 Ivy) more than doubled that total in one game, but still ended up losing. Yale fell on the road to struggling cross-town rivals Quinnipiac, 19–18, on a three-run, walk-off home […]

BASEBALL | Bulldogs Drop Two

The baseball team’s struggles with Ivy League opponents continued Sunday, when the Bulldogs were swept in their doubleheader at Dartmouth. The Big Green (15–12, 6–4) shut out the Elis (16–15–1, 3–7 Ivy) 3–0 and then took the second game 7–4, as both teams opened up play in the Rolfe Division of the Ivy League. “We […]

BASEBALL | Elis split again at home

It was another midweek split for the baseball team on Wednesday. The Bulldogs (16–13–1) lost the first game of a doubleheader to Fairfield, 4–3, after a three-run, seventh-inning comeback by the Stags (13–15). Yale rebounded a few hours later, though, with a 7–3 victory in the nightcap to conclude an eight-game homestand. [ydn-legacy-photo-inline id=”6800″ ] […]

BASEBALL | Elis rally in second game with Tigers

A week after losing four games on the road, the Bulldogs (15–12–1, 3–5 Ivy) went 3–1 at home, sweeping their doubleheader with Cornell (6–14, 2–6) on Saturday before splitting their series with Princeton (8–19, 3–5) on Sunday. “We had a nightmare weekend last weekend,” head coach John Stuper said. “For these kids to come back […]

Backman, Little named All-American

M. HOCKEY | Yale hockey forwards Sean Backman ’10 and Broc Little ’11 were named to the Reebok All-American second team on Friday. The top two goal scorers on the nation’s highest scoring offense, Backman and Little led the Bulldogs to their second consecutive regular season ECAC title. Although Backman missed the playoffs with an […]

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BASEBALL | Chance to reverse skid

Last weekend the baseball team came away empty-handed against two Ivy League opponents on the road. This weekend the Bulldogs will try their luck against some Ivy foes at home, as they host Cornell and Princeton in Saturday and Sunday doubleheaders, respectively. [ydn-legacy-photo-inline id=”7004″ ] Although three of the four Yale losses last weekend were […]

New York Jets quarterback visits Yale

Mark Sanchez entered the New York Jets locker room last year unproven but already worth millions. Hearing cries of “cha-ching” and “new money!” from his teammates, Sanchez said he has spent the last year earning the trust of his team. First, he said at a talk Wednesday in Linsly-Chittenden Hall, he focused on proving his […]

BASEBALL | Split series with Sacred Heart

The baseball team split a doubleheader with Sacred Heart Tuesday, winning the first game 7–3 before falling to the Pioneers (10-14) 5–4 in the nightcap. Outfielder Andrew Moore ’11 had one of the best games of his season so far, going a combined 4–for–6 with three RBIs and a home run in the two games. […]

BASEBALL | Yale stumbles on the road

For the baseball team on Sunday night, it was a long bus ride back to New Haven from Philadelphia. The Bulldogs (11–10–1, 0–4 Ivy) were winless over the weekend, losing two close games at Columbia on Saturday 5–3 and 5–4 before falling to Penn 5–2 and 12–4 on Sunday. Yale was limited to a .212 […]