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.
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MEN’S LACROSSE: Bulldogs top ‘Cats

20 hours ago

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

20 hours ago

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

20 hours ago

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.

MEN’S LACROSSE: Yale tops Wolverines

3 days ago

The No. 11 men’s lacrosse team was unfazed playing in the largest college stadium in the United States, as the Bulldogs rolled over Michigan in the Big House for their fourth straight win.

CREW: Men’s team successful over weekend, women fall

3 days ago

The Yale heavyweight crew team beat out Columbia and Penn this weekend, while the lightweights swept MIT and Dartmouth and the women fell to Princeton.

GOLF: Men’s team second at Yale Spring Invitational

3 days ago

A streak of three straight second-place finishes is an impressive record for the Bulldog men’s golf program, but being beaten out by Harvard the past two weekends has not sat well with the team.