ONORATO: Celebrating the BowlThis fall marks 100 years of football at the historic Yale Bowl.
ONORATO: Jeter transcends rivalryI have always been, and will always be, a diehard Red Sox fan.
HE: Feeding the white elephantsFor every iconic sports team, there is an iconic stadium or arena associated with it.
HE: Student-athletes should be paidBut greed, as it turns out, is not always good.
ONORATO: Celebrating America's pastimeMade and perfected right here at home, the sport and the experience that baseball offers is uniquely American.
WOMEN’S TENNIS: Bertrand out, Zlatkovic in as head coachAfter less than one year at the helm of the Yale women’s tennis program, Taka Bertrand departed as head coach this past summer and was replaced, on an interim basis, by assistant coach Matej Zlatkovic.
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.
TRACK & FIELD: Elis compete up and down the East Coast
With athletes competing in three different locations this weekend, the Bulldog track and field teams were spread thin. Still, the Elis were still able to perform at a high level.
TENNIS: Elis split with Big Green, Crimson
As the 2015 Ivy League tennis season winds down, the Yale women’s team defeated Harvard 4–3 on Friday before losing to Dartmouth on Sunday by the same score.
WOMEN’S BASKETBALL: Yale begins search for new HC
Following the announcement that Chris Gobrecht, former Yale women’s basketball head coach, had accepted a head coaching position at Air Force, administrators in Yale’s athletic department have already begun their search for Gobrecht’s replacement — and they have plans to finish the search quickly.
SAILING: Sailing notches more wins
Both the Yale women’s and coed sailing teams found themselves in first place at their respective regattas this past weekend as the two teams prepare to take on upcoming championship events.
WOMEN’S LACROSSE: Yale drops penultimate match 13–7 to Penn
After narrowly beating Dartmouth in its final home game of the season, the Yale women’s lacrosse team could not pull off a consecutive Ivy League win, falling 13–7 to conference powerhouse Penn on Saturday afternoon.
MEN’S LACROSSE: Bulldogs come back, fall to Albany 12–11
The men’s lacrosse team entered their contest at Albany this weekend wielding a top-10 national ranking and riding a winning streak in which the Bulldogs played some of their best lacrosse of the season.
SOFTBALL: Yale wins final game, salvages series
In a pair of doubleheaders against league rival Harvard this weekend, the Yale softball team struggled once again in conference play, dropping three of four games in the series.
FOOTBALL: Spring season concludes with Blue-White game
Following Saturday’s Blue-White spring scrimmage at the Yale Bowl, tight end Stephen Buric ’16 was given an Ivy League championship ring before the 2015 football season has even started.
BASEBALL: After elimination, Bulldogs bite back
After being eliminated from playoff contention Saturday afternoon, the Yale baseball team gutted out two impressive victories on Sunday at Harvard to extend what is now a six-year streak of winning with at least two of its four annual games against its Cambridge rivals.
CREW: Heavyweight, lightweight take first, women’s falls
On Saturday, the women and lightweight crew teams found themselves in a familiar place: the Gilder boathouse. Both teams raced on the Housatonic, while the heavyweights took on Columbia and Penn on Columbia’s Overpeck Lake, New Jersey course-minute delay, the fog on the Housatonic River lifted and spectators were able to enjoy a clear view.
WOMEN’S LACROSSE: Bulldogs set sights on Quakers
The Yale women’s lacrosse team will travel to Philadelphia on Saturday to play against the Quakers in one of their last remaining games of this season.