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ONORATO: Celebrating the Bowl

This fall marks 100 years of football at the historic Yale Bowl.

ONORATO: Jeter transcends rivalry

I have always been, and will always be, a diehard Red Sox fan.

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.

Sports

The News got a chance to catch up with tailback Tyler Varga ’15 after a whirlwind week that saw the Kitchener, Ontario native burst onto the radar screen of all 32 NFL teams with a stellar performance at the Senior Bowl in Mobile, Alabama.

GYMNASTICS: Tough loss for Bulldogs

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The Yale gymnastics squad nearly tied its record-setting team total against Ivy rival Penn on Sunday, thanks to solid routines by captain Morgan Traina ’15 and Tatiana Winkelman ’17, but ultimately fell 193.150–191.000 in heartbreaking fashion.

SQUASH: Bulldogs bounce back in matches at GW and Navy

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After dropping three combined matches last week, the Yale men’s and women’s squash teams were able to rally, winning all three of their matches this past weekend.

FENCING: Elis fail to break through in New York

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Competing against some of the top-ranked teams in the nation, the Yale men’s and women’s fencing teams came away with a mixed bag of results this weekend at the NYU Invitational.

WOMEN’S BASKETBALL: Offense reaches new heights

2 days ago

A week after the Yale women’s basketball team defeated Brown at home, it repeated history on Brown’s home court 79–69 on Friday thanks to a season-high 66.7 percent shooting from the field in the second half.

WOMEN’S HOCKEY: Fiery Bulldogs split series with Brown

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For the second weekend in a row, the Yale women’s hockey team split a pair of conference games, this time earning a win and a loss against Brown.

FOOTBALL: Varga shines in Senior Bowl

2 days ago

Saturday night in the fourth quarter of the Reese’s Senior Bowl, NFL Network commentator Mike Mayock and his crew could be heard singing the Yale fight song on national television. The reason? Tyler Varga ’15, Yale football running back and now a serious NFL prospect, was taking over the game.

MEN’S HOCKEY: Yale drops both games in weekend away

2 days ago

Coming off of a strong four-point ECAC weekend against Brown last weekend, the Yale Bulldogs were unable to continue the win streak, dropping consecutive matchups against St. Lawrence and Clarkson on Friday and Saturday.

MEN’S BASKETBALL: Duren’s dagger saves Bulldogs

2 days ago

Rarely can a basketball game be described as ugly, disjointed, enthralling and heroic all at once, but those terms only begin to paint the picture of the Yale men’s basketball team’s 69–65 victory over Brown on Saturday.

MEN’S BASKETBALL: Elis beat Brown on Duren’s game-winner

2 days ago

In a day of upsets across the Ivy League, the Yale men’s basketball team staved off an inspired performance from Brown thanks to grit, late execution and some heroics.

MEN’S BASKETBALL: Yale looks to stay hot

5 days ago

The men’s basketball team is hoping to complete a sweep of Brown this weekend in the second stage of their home-and-home series after a dominant performance last weekend to open the Ivy League season.

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WOMEN’S HOCKEY: Elis seek longest win streak of season

5 days ago

The Yale women’s hockey team is preparing for its fourth straight weekend of ECAC hockey with yet another chance to change its position in the conference. The Elis (8–10–1, 5–7–0 ECAC) currently hold the eighth position in its league, but with two games against Brown (4-15-0, 1-11-0) this weekend, one on Friday in Providence and »