ONORATO: Celebrating the BowlThis fall marks 100 years of football at the historic Yale Bowl.
ONORATO: Jeter transcends rivalryI have always been, and will always be, a diehard Red Sox fan.
HE: Feeding the white elephantsFor every iconic sports team, there is an iconic stadium or arena associated with it.
HE: Student-athletes should be paidBut greed, as it turns out, is not always good.
ONORATO: Celebrating America's pastimeMade and perfected right here at home, the sport and the experience that baseball offers is uniquely American.
SWIMMING & DIVING: Bulldogs plunge into IviesAfter a strong showing in the regular season, in which the Yale men’s swimming and diving team lost only one dual meet, the Bulldogs will face their toughest challenge yet as they head into the Ivy League Championships this weekend.
MEN’S BASKETBALL: Effort leads to excellence on glass
This season, the Yale men’s basketball team has become known for its prolific offense, which scores an Ivy League-best 68.8 points per game. In particular, the team’s success lies in its ability to rebound the ball and grab offensive boards.
WOMEN’S LACROSSE: Yale notches first win in blowout fashion
In its first home game of the season, the Yale women’s lacrosse team opened with a big win against in-state rival Quinnipiac.
WOMEN’S HOCKEY: Bulldogs roll in hot to ECAC playoffs
Riding the momentum of its biggest upset this season, the Yale women’s hockey team is preparing for its playoff run, starting with a series against its biggest rival — No. 4 Harvard.
MEN’S TENNIS: Young, talented tennis trio leads Yale
In Division I tennis, it is rare for three freshmen to play starting roles on a team. But this year’s Bulldog men’s tennis squad is an exception.
ONORATO: The last firsts
This time of year — the second semester of senior year — can be tough. There are theses and snow and midterms and nostalgia and more snow. It’s cold, it’s bleak and we can at times find ourselves wishing for graduation to come a little more quickly.
FOOTBALL: Columbia names familiar face as head coach
After competing against Al Bagnoli on the opposite sideline as the Penn football team’s head coach for the last 23 years, Yale would not have been surprised to see him again come fall. Yet in 2015, Bagnoli will trade in his Quaker blue for Columbia blue.
GYMNASTICS: Bulldogs set season record
The Yale gymnastics team set yet another new benchmark at the Ivy Classic this weekend but failed to beat Ivy foes Penn and Brown.
SWIMMING AND DIVING: Yale takes most first finishes, third at Ivies
In the final competition for the 2014–15 Yale women’s swimming and diving team — the Ivy League Championships — the Bulldogs took home third place after an intense back-and-forth meet with Princeton and Harvard.
SQUASH: Bulldogs finish sixth at nationals
After a busy weekend that included three matches, the Yale men’s squash team concluded its season with a sixth-place finish at the Collegiate Squash Association national championship, hosted by Hartford, Connecticut-based Trinity College.
WOMEN’S LACROSSE: Yale loses opener in snowstorm
On Saturday, the Yale women’s lacrosse team lost in its first game of the season against George Washington in a 13–5 game in Washington, D.C.
WOMEN’S HOCKEY: Elis finish weekend with sweep
With two upset wins this weekend, the Yale women’s hockey team secured a spot in the ECAC playoffs for the second consecutive year.