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

zepeda_golf-264 On Saturday, the men and women’s golf teams will compete in the most important event of their seasons — the Ivy League Championships.

BASEBALL: Yale’s own “Georgia peach”

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Based on his play for the Yale baseball team this season, right-handed pitcher Chris Moates ’16 is the latest sensation out of Georgia.

SOTFBALL: Balta ’15 reflects on season, career

5 hours ago

The softball team (5–32, 1–15 Ivy) has battled all season long against difficult non-conference opponents and tough league rivals.

WOMEN’S LACROSSE: Elis host Brown

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The Bulldogs are coming off a loss against Cornell this past Saturday and are seeking redemption to close out the spring.

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MEN’S LACROSSE: Bulldogs top ‘Cats

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The Elis gritted out a 14–11 victory over the Wildcats in front of their home crowd at Reese Stadium.

SAILING: Women win N.E. championship

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The Yale women’s sailing team brought home the New England Championship title, while the coed sailing team finished its regular season with regattas at MIT and Fordham this weekend.

A sense of place through sports

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With Yale just weeks away and the world united in football fever, everything felt overwhelmingly, optimistically alive.

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WOMEN’S LACROSSE: ‘Dogs fall to Big Red

2 days ago

The Yale women’s lacrosse team fell to Cornell this past weekend 8–7, unable to take the victory in a game characterized by narrow leads throughout.

TENNIS: Women’s team wins, men fall

2 days ago

This past weekend proved to be one of the most eventful yet for Yale’s tennis squads, as they took on Ivy League rival Dartmouth and bitter nemesis Harvard.

TRACK & FIELD: Women excel in first home meet since February

2 days ago

For the first time since February, the men’s and women’s track and field teams were able to compete at home.

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BASEBALL: Elis walk off twice

3 days ago

The Yale baseball team beat Harvard 3–1 in a four-game series this weekend and increased its lead on Dartmouth in the Red Rolfe division

BASEBALL: Slenker ’17 talks team, personal success

3 days ago

The News sat down with Slenker to ask about his season and the team’s success.