Columns

HE: Feeding the white elephants

For every iconic sports team, there is an iconic stadium or arena associated with it.

HE: Student-athletes should be paid

But greed, as it turns out, is not always good.

ONORATO: Celebrating America's pastime

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

The real story at Sochi

In some of my previous columns, I argued that sports ultimately are entertainment businesses designed to, well, entertain people.

The "N-word" and the NFL

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.

Sports

MarisaLowe_volleyball-18 The women’s volleyball team looks to build on last year’s success as it opens the season with the Yale Invitational this weekend.
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WOMEN’S SOCCER: Speck ’15 leads Yale into season

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Speck’s contribution amounted to more than impressive personal performance, as her leadership has been evident in prior seasons.

FIELD HOCKEY: Schlesier ’15 prepares for final season

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Goalkeeper Heather Schlesier ’15 will take the field for her final season with the Bulldogs.

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FOOTBALL: Cazzetta ’15 readies for season

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The News caught up with Cazzetta to talk about training camp, staying composed under pressure and unknown parts of a kicker’s game.

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BASKETBALL: Yale hones skills

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Several members of the men’s basketball team took their training around the country and across the world this summer.

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MEN’S HOCKEY: Elis impress at NHL training camps

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While there has not been a game down at Ingalls Rink since March, seven skaters from the Yale men’s hockey team kept their blades sharp.

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SAILING: Yale captures national titles

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This past summer, the squads set a steady course in the postseason to win two national championships and clinch second in a third.

VOLLEYBALL: Yale retools for title defense

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The women’s volleyball class of 2018 features four new faces: Kelsey Crawford ’18, Kaitlyn Gibbons ’18, Meaghan Truman ’18 and Megan Rasmussen ’18.

FOOTBALL: Roberts ’16 transitions to leader

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After an up-and-down 2013 season that included a win over Cal Poly but blowout losses to Princeton and Harvard, the Yale football team hopes for a more consistent season this year.

Through the Lens: The Connecticut Open

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Staff photographer Alex Schmeling captures moments from the Connecticut Open.

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MEN’S SOCCER: Tompkins to retire after season

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2014 will be the last season not just for the seniors, but for head coach Brian Tompkins as well.

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FOOTBALL: Plethora of backs gives Yale options

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In each of Head Coach Tony Reno’s first two seasons at the helm of the Yale football program, the focal point of the Bulldogs’ offensive attack has been the run game.