Yale Athletics Reacts to Rule Change
In the wake of an NCAA scandal involving food accessibility for Division I athletes, Yale Athletics has made adjustments to keep its athletes prepared for competition.
Draft Day Brings in New Bulldog
On September 11, the Yale Football team drafted its newest member: a 3′ 5″ six-year old named Dante Chiappetta. The Draft Day was organized by Team Impact, a Boston-based company that pairs children facing chronic illnesses with local athletic teams.
Digital Network Enters Year Two
The Fall sports season is well underway, and so is the second year of the Ivy League Digital Network. It’s an online platform that allows Ivy League sports fans to watch their favorite ancient eight teams go head to head. Annaelise Morello brings you more on the platform’s first year and how they’re using it »
CT Open Bouncing Back
New Haven’s only professional tennis tournament has been struggling to keep its doors open for the past four years. In 2010 it was left without a title sponsor and the men’s division was moved to another tournament. But things are turning around for the Connecticut Open.
Softball Freshmen Step Up to the Plate
As the spring athletics season comes to a close, most of Yale’s freshman athletes are just getting their bearing in the ivy league, not so for the softball team. Although the team has stumbled to a 5-32 record, a strong season from the Class of 2017 has the bulldogs looking forward to a promising future. »
Dog Days of Summer
For most students, summer is an opportunity to travel, accept an internship or return home after a long year. But Yale’s athletes must make room for one more activity–summer workouts. This story brings you more on the challenges of balancing these workouts with other summer plans. Questions? Contact the Yale Daily News YTV Editors, Raleigh »
No More Puppy Play
Every year, the end of hockey season means the start of a new journey for the team’s seniors – professional hockey. This year, captain Jesse Root and forward Kenny Agostino both signed professional contracts within days of completing their season. Now, the two are grappling with the many challenges of balancing a professional sports career »
Diving with Pride
You may have heard of Jason Collins and Michael Sam. Collins currently plays for the Brooklyn Nets and Sam will likely be drafted into the NFL this year. What these two men have in common, outside of their superior athletic skills, is that they are both openly gay. Collins is the first publicly gay athlete »
From the Pool to the Pub
With internship season in full swing, future jobs are at the front of many Yalies’ minds. One that’s probably not being considered? Professional beer making. But one Yale alum went off the beaten career path and co-founded Golden Road Brewing. That was Meg Gill, a past Yale swimmer, who made Forbes 30 Under 30 Food »
Yalie Headed to Sochi
This week, one lucky Yalie left New Haven behind for the adventure of a lifetime. In early January, Phoebe Stanez, a freshman forward on the women’s hockey team, found out she would be playing for her native Switzerland in the winter Olympics. Questions? Contact the Yale Daily News YTV Editors, Raleigh Cavero, Madison Alworth and »
Schwartz Foundation Draws NHL Support
Exactly one week ago, the Yale women’s hockey team faced Brown at Ingalls Rink and went home with a disappointing 2-2 tie. But that same night, Captain Tara Taramoto called the game one of the year’s greatest successes. Watch as Georgiana Wagemann explains why. Questions? Contact the Yale Daily News YTV Editors, Raleigh Cavero, Madison »
World series champs come home
After helping the Red Sox win the World Series, pitcher Craig Breslow ’02 and catcher Ryan Lavarnway ’09 made a trip to New Haven