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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

The men’s basketball team is hoping to complete a sweep of Brown this weekend in the second stage of their home-and-home series after a dominant performance last weekend to open the Ivy League season.
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WOMEN’S BASKETBALL: Injury ends captain’s college career

2 weeks ago

The Yale women’s basketball team returns from break with an unexpected and severe blow to the program: captain and leading scorer Sarah Halejian ’15 will be out for the remainder of the season due to a torn ACL.

WOMEN’S HOCKEY: Longest losing streak of year for Elis

2 weeks ago

After a promising first game of the new year against Dartmouth, the Yale women’s hockey team had a disappointing end to its winter break. With three consecutive losses to conference opponents, the Bulldogs have now dropped below the 0.500 mark and are ranked eighth in the ECAC.

WOMEN’S BASKETBALL: Gobrecht makes history over break

2 weeks ago

Though the Yale women’s basketball team won just three of its seven games played over break, the Bulldogs experienced a few major highlights, including guard Tamara Simpson’s ’18 last-minute game-winning layup against Maine and head coach Chris Gobrecht’s program-record 108th victory in a win over Wagner.

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SQUASH: Eli’s begin difficult January with success

2 weeks ago

During winter break, the Yale men’s and women’s squash teams faced Williams, Columbia and Cornell, and the women’s team maintained its undefeated, 4–0 record.

MEN’S HOCKEY: Near-perfect break for Elis on the ice

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Winter break was anything but for the men’s ice hockey team, as the Bulldogs faced competitors not just in and out of conference play, but from across the globe as well.

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MEN’S BASKETBALL: Bulldogs play final 8 non-Ivy contests

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The men’s basketball team showcased its many weapons during its eight-game holiday stretch with four different leading scorers. Now in the early days of 2015, the Elis closed out the non-conference portion of the schedule with an 11–6 record.

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New year, same result: Yale wins Rivalry on Ice

2 weeks ago

The second annual contest at Madison Square Garden, held in the presence of 12,774 fans, concluded with a 4–1 Yale victory in which the Bulldogs outshot the Crimson 42–21.

MEN’S HOCKEY LIVEBLOG: Rivalry on Ice

2 weeks ago

Tonight, Yale (8-4-2, 4-3-1 ECAC) takes on Harvard (10-1-2, 6-1-2 ECAC) in the second annual Rivalry on Ice matchup at Madison Square Garden. Follow along as the News covers Saturday's highly-anticipated game, live from New York City.

FOOTBALL: Varga ’15 named Ivy League offensive player of the year

2 months ago

Yale football running back Tyler Varga ’15 has accumulated an impressive slate of honors for his performance this past season. Today, he may have won his most important yet.

MEN’S BASKETBALL: Elis topple UConn for first time in decades

2 months ago

While the Yale men’s basketball team did not shoot particularly well, nor did the Bulldogs play an especially clean game, the Elis managed to come away with a historic upset over the University of Connecticut thanks to a game-winning three from guard Jack Montague ’16.

WOMEN’S HOCKEY: Yale positions for playoff run

2 months ago

The Yale women’s hockey team finish up the first half of its season this weekend with two matchups against conference competitors.

MEN’S HOCKEY: Bulldogs gear up for close conference contests

2 months ago

Riding a two-game winning streak, the Yale men’s hockey team will look to continue their success on home ice this weekend when they face off against Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute and Union College.