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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.

The real story at Sochi

In some of my previous columns, I argued that sports ultimately are entertainment businesses designed to, well, entertain people.

Sports

briannaloo_thegame2013-154 With the preseason now in the rearview mirror, the Yale football team opens its season on Saturday in a non-conference matchup against Patriot League opponent Lehigh.
Midfielder Henry Albrecht ’17 (No. 14) assisted on Yale’s first-minute goal last night.

MEN’S SOCCER: Yale falls to Iona

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The Bulldogs fell 2–1 at Reese Stadium, blowing an early lead as the offense took its foot off the gas.

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MEN’S GOLF: NCAA investigates Yale fundraising trip

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The Yale men’s golf team is currently under investigation by the NCAA for receiving improper benefits during its annual preseason fundraising trip to Nantucket.

VOLLEYBALL: Johnson ’16 serves up all-Tourney performance

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Volleyball setter Kelly Johnson ’16 was named to the Yale Invitational all-Tournament team after her performance in matches against Minnesota, Albany and Boston College.

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FIELD HOCKEY: Bulldogs just short of victory

1 week ago

Yale field hockey has once again fallen one goal short of victory.

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VOLLEYBALL: Yale notches mixed result at home

2 weeks ago

The volleyball team topped Albany but fell to Minnesota and Boston College in three energy-packed home matches this weekend at the Yale Invitational.

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WOMEN’S SOCCER: Young players lead charge in home opener

2 weeks ago

The younger players of the Yale women’s soccer team started off the season spectacularly, with a freshman and a sophomore scoring the two goals that took down the Quinnipiac Bobcats on Friday.

WOMEN’S SOCCER: Conneely ’16 talks new players, offense

2 weeks ago

The News sat down with midfielder Shannon Conneely ’16 to discuss the game, her team and the upcoming season.

FIELD HOCKEY: Bulldogs fall short

2 weeks ago

Despite preparation and practice, the opening weekend for the field hockey team was marked by disappointment.

MEN’S SOCCER: Bulldogs earn draw in opener

2 weeks ago

The Yale men’s soccer team got out on the pitch for its season opener against Sacred Heart on Friday, and then stayed out there.

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SAILING: Landy ’15 looks to steer Elis in right direction

2 weeks ago

Leading the coed team is senior captain Graham Landy ’15, the reigning college sailor of the year.

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CT Open Bouncing Back

2 weeks ago

New Haven’s only professional tennis tournament has been struggling to keep its doors open for the past four years.  In 2010 it was left without a title sponsor and the men’s division was moved to another tournament.  But things are turning around for the Connecticut Open.

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MEN’S SOCCER: Elis face Sacred Heart to start season

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The Bulldogs will embark on their 2014 campaign this afternoon when they step on the pitch for a 5 p.m. showdown with Sacred Heart University.