Baseball silences Settters

The baseball team proved that a week of inaction and five inches of snow were not enough to cool it down. The Bulldogs (8-7, 0-0 Ivy) swept Pace (4-8) in an afternoon doubleheader Saturday at Yale Field, extending their winning streak to six games. The Elis won the first game, 4-1, in seven innings and […]

Baseball loses out to snow

After closing out its annual Southern road trip with a bang, the baseball team is looking for its fifth win in a row. Problem is, there’s nowhere to play. After last Wednesday’s game against Marist was postponed to Thursday and shifted from Poughkeepsie to New Haven because of heavy snow forecasts, the game was cancelled […]

Elis rebound after southern struggles

This article has been corrected. You may view this article’s correction here. The baseball team traveled to the sun-drenched south for an 11-game road trip over spring break, and the Bulldogs seem to have brought some heat back with them. After opening the season shakily, the Elis rebounded and returned to chilly New Haven Saturday […]

Elis take pride in season despite poor finish

The men’s squash team entered the season with almost limitless expectations. Ranked third in the nation, the Elis trailed only No. 1 Trinity and No. 2 Harvard in the standings, and an Ivy title seemed well within their reach. But after the dust settled on the College Squash Association Team Championships, the season was over […]

Baseball begins with Ivy title on the mind

There’s an old cliche in baseball that good pitching beats good hitting any day. This year, the Elis have both. After finishing a close second to Dartmouth in the Red Rolfe Division in 2004, the Bulldogs may well be the favorites to win the pennant in 2005. All four members of the Elis’ starting rotation […]

Elis finish in fourth at CSAs

Although fourth place at a national tournament sounds like a good result, the finish was disappointing for a men’s squash team that entered the season ranked No. 3 in the country. The Bulldogs (9-2, 5-1 Ivy) defeated No. 6 Western Ontario, 5-4, in the opening round of the College Squash Association Team Championships Friday, but […]

Elis eye rematch with Crimson at CSAs

If the men’s squash team is going to prevail this weekend in Cambridge at the College Squash Association Team Championships, it will have to overcome some old demons. In the first round of the Championships today, the No. 3 Elis face No. 6 University of Western Ontario, a team they blanked 9-0 on Jan. 21. […]

Elis lose four to tough Ivy foes

The men’s squash team lost all four of its matches at the United States Squash Racquets Association National Championships in Hartford this weekend. The results, however, were deceiving, as the nationally-ranked No. 3 Elis played solidly throughout their lineup, despite missing captain Gavin Cumberbatch ’05 and No. 2 Josh Schwartz ’05 due to illness. The […]

M. squash blanks Lord Jeffs in Amherst

After losing an epic showdown with Harvard last weekend, the men’s squash team closed its regular season in style, flattening Amherst 9-0 on Monday night. The Bulldogs (9-2, 5-1 Ivy) end the 2004-2005 regular season as the No. 3 team in the nation. Their only two losses came against No. 2 Harvard and No. 1 […]

Cantabs best m. squash for Ivy title

After finishing second in the Ivy League to Harvard last year, the Bulldogs once again came up short against the Cantabs and fell, 6-3, Saturday in Cambridge, Mass. The teams were evenly matched, entering the weekend with identical records, but the Crimson (9-1, 6-0 Ivy) simply outplayed the Elis (8-2, 5-1) to win their second […]

M. squash able to bear key absences

The men’s squash team continued its undefeated Ivy season with a win over Brown Saturday. The Bulldogs (7-1, 5-0 Ivy) mauled the Bears (7-5, 0-4) 9-0 in front of an exuberant crowd at the Brady Squash Center. The No. 3 Elis swept No. 9 Brown easily, despite playing without Julian Illingworth ’06, arguably the best […]

M. squash tames Tigers in big win

Only three days after a demoralizing 8-1 loss to No. 1 Trinity, the men’s squash team found itself on the winning side of an 8-1 match, slamming No. 7 Princeton Saturday in New Haven. Julian Illingworth ’06 upset the Tigers’ Yasser El-Halaby, the No. 1 ranked player in the country, in a dramatic 3-2 comeback […]