The “N-word” and the NFL

March 5, 2014 • 0
Last week, the National Football League struck up the conversation when it proposed a 15-yard penalty for the use of the “N-word” on the field, with a possibility of ejection upon subsequent use.

Home court disadvantage

February 19, 2014 • 0
And yet, despite their inspired play and winning record, the Elis struggle to fill seats at home games.

ONORATO: Bumpy ride to Sochi

February 5, 2014 • 0
Lolo Jones is perhaps one of the most notorious and incredible Olympic stories of the past decade.

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.