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

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TENNIS: Bulldogs start Ivy season

2 weeks ago

Yale tennis kicked off Ivy League play this weekend, as both Bulldog teams took on Princeton and Penn to begin their respective quests for the Ivy League crown.

GOLF: two second-place finishes for Yale

2 weeks ago

In two contests for the Yale golf program, the men and women’s teams both secured second-place finishes this past weekend.

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BASEBALL: Yale defeats Cornell

2 weeks ago

Following an emphatic sweep of Ancient Eight rival Princeton, the Yale baseball team is firmly set in first place of the Red Rolfe division of the Ivy League.

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MEN’S LACROSSE: Yale overcomes Dartmouth

2 weeks ago

After going down by three goals early in the first quarter, the No. 14 men’s lacrosse team scored eight straight goals in a 20-minute span en route to a 16–10 victory against Dartmouth.

SOFTBALL: Yale wins on walk-off

2 weeks ago

The softball team took advantage of playing at home on Saturday afternoon.

CREW: Yale teams cruise on Saturday

2 weeks ago

The Yale women’s and lightweight men’s teams swept Cornell and Georgetown in home races this Saturday.

TRACK & FIELD: Sophomores perform well for Elis

2 weeks ago

Sophomore athletes stood out for the men’s and women’s track and field teams this week at the Sam Howell Invitational at Princeton.

WOMEN’S LACROSSE: Early hole too much for Bulldogs

2 weeks ago

After dropping two consecutive league games in the middle of March, the women’s lacrosse team seemed to get on track two weekends ago with victories over non-conference opponents California and Lehigh.

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No More Puppy Play

2 weeks ago

Every year, the end of hockey season means the start of a new journey for the team’s seniors – professional hockey. This year, captain Jesse Root and forward Kenny Agostino both signed professional contracts within days of completing their season. Now, the two are grappling with the many challenges of balancing a professional sports career »

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MEN’S BASKETBALL: Elis fall in CIT title game

2 weeks ago

The cards were stacked against the Yale men’s basketball team in the Collegeinsider.com Tournament championship game.

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BASEBALL: Bulldogs prepare for Ivy home opener

2 weeks ago

The Yale baseball team swept reigning Ivy champion Columbia on Tuesday but dropped three games on Monday and Wednesday.

MEN’S LACROSSE: Yale heads to Hanover

2 weeks ago

After alternating wins and losses over its last five games, the No. 14 men’s lacrosse team will look to bolster its postseason resume — and its record in the Ivy League.