VOLLEYBALL: Elis set up for sixth straight title
After claiming a fifth consecutive Ivy League championship last year, the Yale women’s volleyball team enters the season looking not only to return to the NCAA Tournament, but also to advance past the first round for the first time since 2008.
WOMEN’S SOCCER: Elis seek first Ivy title in 10 years
In 1992 and 2005, the Yale women’s soccer team brought home rings for winning the Ivy League championship. The 2015 season has already begun, marking the 10th anniversary since the program last stood at number one in the Ancient Eight.
FOOTBALL: Varga ’15 starts strong in NFL
Four months after signing with the Indianapolis Colts as an undrafted free agent, former Yale football running back Tyler Varga ’15 is still working hard to make his case for joining the 53-man roster. And if recent developments in the NFL preseason are any indication, the former Eli standout appears to be making a strong impression.
MEN’S SOCCER: Stannard sets new standards
Before its first year under the helm of head coach Kylie Stannard officially begins, the Yale men’s soccer team has already seen drastic changes. Coming off a 1–13–3 season, the team has undergone an intense offseason training regimen.
FOOTBALL: Varga performs for 28 NFL teams at Pro Day
In his final major event before the NFL Draft begins at the end of this month, Yale football running back Tyler Varga ’15 showed off his speed, power and skills in front of scouts from 28 NFL teams and two CFL teams during his Pro Day yesterday at the Star Hill Athletic Center in Tolland, Connecticut.
FOOTBALL: Seniors on display at Pro Day
Last Thursday, four Yale football players took to the turf in the Connecticut Sportsplex in North Branford, performing in front of three NFL scouts at Yale’s annual Pro Day, featuring prospects from across the state.