What the Ivy League gets right

April 9, 2014
Last week, the National Labor Relations Board ruled that football players at Northwestern University could unionize.

ONORATO: Celebrating America’s pastime

March 26, 2014
Made and perfected right here at home, the sport and the experience that baseball offers is uniquely American.

The “N-word” and the NFL

March 5, 2014
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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.