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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

Matthew Oplinger '18 has had an impressive start to his Yale career. Younger players have made an early impact on the defensive side of Yale’s squad. One notable example, linebacker Matthew Oplinger ’18, has been a major contributor as starting linebacker in his freshman campaign.
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MEN’S SOCCER: Late goal gives Yale first win

1 week ago

It took almost 17.5 hours of playing time this season, but the men’s soccer team got its first win of the year in thrilling fashion.

CONDRO: We all want to be Royals

2 weeks ago

I wasn’t alive the last time the Kansas City Royals were in the playoffs. Neither, for that matter, were 14 of the players on the Royals’ 25-man roster.

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WOMEN’S SOCCER: Wilcox ’15 shines in goal

2 weeks ago

There is a certain amount of superstition that comes with being an athlete at any level.

CROSS COUNTRY: Elis run at Franklin Park

2 weeks ago

The Yale varsity cross country teams raced at the Franklin Park Invitational meet last weekend, with the men placing 21st out of 39 teams with 524 points, and the women 24th out of 38 with 628 points.

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CREW: Elis race to Housatonic success

2 weeks ago

The Yale crew team kicked off its season with a strong performance at the Head of the Housatonic race Saturday, with the men’s heavyweight crew team’s top boat finishing first in the varsity eight race.

FOOTBALL: For second year, Dartmouth spoils perfection

2 weeks ago

A year after Dartmouth blemished the Yale football team’s record with a fourth quarter touchdown, the Bulldogs seemed destined to write a new ending this weekend.

FIELD HOCKEY: Maine shuts out Yale

2 weeks ago

Despite a promising win against Bryant, the Bulldogs fell 4–0 to Maine on Saturday, registering just one first-half shot and only six shots all game.

MEN’S SOCCER: Elis lose fifth consecutive match

2 weeks ago

In its second Ivy contest of the season, Yale matched up against a red-hot Dartmouth, winners of six straight matches and possible title contenders for the Ancient Eight crown. And just as they have in every game this season, the Elis fell short.

WOMEN’S SOCCER: Bulldogs record another scoreless tie

2 weeks ago

In the third conference game of the season, the Yale women’s soccer team tied Dartmouth at zero in a double overtime match — an identical outcome to the Elis’ game against Harvard a week ago.

VOLLEYBALL: Back-to-back clean sweeps for Yale

2 weeks ago

The Yale volleyball team extended its Ivy conference winning streak this weekend, beating both Penn and Princeton on the road to move into a tie for first place in the Ancient Eight.

WOMEN’S TENNIS: Elis dominate thanks to doubles success

2 weeks ago

The Yale women’s tennis team made the most of its home court advantage this weekend at the Bulldog Invitational, posting an impressive 24–11 record over the three-day tournament.

FOOTBALL: Dartmouth snaps winning streak

2 weeks ago

For the second year in a row, the Yale football team’s unbeaten start has ended at the hands of Dartmouth, as the Bulldogs fell 38–31 after holding a lead for the entire first half.