Onorato: Being a good sport

January 22, 2014 • 0
There is a good argument to be made that sports are just another form of entertainment in our society.

ORORATO: The price of fantasy

November 20, 2013 • 0
At the end of Monday night’s football game between the New England Patriots and the Carolina Panthers, the Patriots charged down the field in the last minute of play. A fourth-down conversion to Pats’ tight end Rob Gronkoswki and a controversial no-call on a pass interference call in the end zone made for a thrilling »

ONORATO: Marketing a tragedy

November 7, 2013 • 0
The 2013 season of the Boston Red Sox appeared to come straight out of Hollywood; A band of bearded brothers overcomes the odds to become just the second team in history to go from worst to first in the majors. But what’s more, they did it all in a year when their city had sunk »

WOMEN’S BASKETBALL | Elis look to avenge early-season sweep

February 22, 2013 • 0
The Yale women’s basketball team will head north this weekend to take on Dartmouth and Harvard for the second time this season.
Guard Sarah Halejian ’15 scored 12 points in Yale’s victory over Columbia on Saturday.

WOMEN’S BASKETBALL | Historic sweep for the Elis

February 18, 2013 • 0
In a game Friday night in Ithaca, Vasquez reached an historic landmark, netting her 1,300th point and propelling the Elis (9-13, 4-4 Ivy) to a 67-58 win.
The Bulldogs will travel to Ithaca on Friday in hopes of extending a seven-game winning streak against the Cornell Big Red.

WOMEN’S BASKETBALL | Yale takes on Columbia and Cornell

February 15, 2013 • 0
After a tough loss to first-place Princeton on Sunday, the women’s basketball team heads to New York this weekend to take on Columbia and Cornell as the Elis kick off the second half of their conference schedule.
Megan Vasquez ’13 led the Elis with 15 points and made all 10 of her free throws, including eight in the final minute to seal Yale’s win over Penn.

WOMEN’S BASKETBALL | Bulldogs split in Lanman

February 11, 2013 • 0
After several postponements and a change of venue, Yale women’s basketball wrapped up another weekend of Ivy play in a split with Penn and Princeton.
Guard Megan Vasquez ’13 scored a team-high 13 points and was one three Bulldogs in double figures against Harvard, but the Elis shot only 27.8 percent from the floor.

WOMEN’S BASKETBALL | Bulldogs live and die by the 3

February 4, 2013 • 0
The Yale women’s basketball team was unable to complete comebacks against Harvard and Dartmouth this weekend.
megan Vasquez ’13 nearly had a double-double against Brown with nine points and nine rebounds.

WOMEN’S BASKETBALL | Poor shooting hurts Bulldogs in Ivy opener

January 22, 2013 • 0
The women’s basketball team hosted the Brown Bears on Saturday as it began its quest for its first Ivy League championship since 1979.
The Bulldogs have been a threat from beyond the arc all season, averaging 8.4 3-pointers per game.

WOMEN’S BASKETBALL | Elis kick off Ivy season

January 18, 2013 • 0
The women’s basketball team will look to continue its winning ways when the Bulldogs open their Ivy League season against Brown on Saturday.
The Bobcats bested the Elis in steals with 11 takeaways in the half compared to only four for Yale.

WOMEN Yale loses to crosstown rival

November 29, 2012 • 0
Seeking its second win of the season, the Yale women’s basketball team was upset at home 89–62 against cross-town rival Quinnipiac.
Megan Vasquez ’13 scored 21 points off the bench for Yale in the Bulldogs’ 75–83 loss to Northwestern.

WOMEN’S BASKETBALL | Mixed results for the Elis

November 26, 2012 • 0
After a frustrating start to her season, last year’s leading scorer, guard Megan Vasquez ’13, finally found her stride in the Elis’ three games over Thanksgiving break.