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.
FOOTBALL: Tyler Varga, one-of-a-kind running backWhen one imagines a running back with a bodybuilder’s physique storming down the gridiron with the balance and agility of a downhill skier, one can get a sense of the nightmare Ivy League defenses have dealt with in preparing for running back Tyler Varga ’15 the past three seasons.
SQUASH: Elis dethrone Harvard in Ivy Scrimmage
This past weekend, the Yale men’s and women’s squash teams hosted all of the Ancient Eight squads for the Ivy Scrimmage, marking the unofficial beginning of the season.
MEN’S HOCKEY: NHL prospect Hayden adds depth to Elis
Although the season just started, John Hayden '17 is already off to a strong start. The Greenwich, Conn., native is firing at a point-per-game pace with one goal and three assists in the Elis’ last four contests.
WOMEN’S SOCCER: Season-ending win for Bulldogs
The Yale women’s soccer team exploded out of the gate for its final game of the season, taking down Ivy League opponent Brown in a 2–1 victory and raising its standing in the conference from fifth to third.
MEN’S BASKETBALL: Stars to watch in Ivy title race
The Ivy League looks to be a three-team race this year between Harvard, Yale and Columbia. To have a chance to capture the title, all the teams will need their stars to contribute. Here are some key players, as well as x-factors, to look out for this season.
SWIMMING & DIVING: Splashy debut for Elis against Owls
In the first weekend of official competition for the Yale swim teams, both the men and women took home resounding victories over Southern Connecticut State University, with the men winning 156–95 and the women defeating the Owls 186–69.
WOMEN’S HOCKEY: Prolific second period propels Elis
This past Saturday, the Yale women’s hockey team came close to an incredible upset, tying No. 6 Boston University 4–4.
VOLLEYBALL: Bulldogs spike Cornell, Columbia
The Yale volleyball team holds fast to first place after notching two more wins on the road this weekend against Columbia and Cornell.
MEN’S SOCCER: Yale drops the ball yet again
In their penultimate shot at finally securing an Ivy League win, the Yale Bulldogs came up short once again in a 1–0 loss to Brown, continuing a rough run of form for the Elis.
MEN’S BASKETBALL: Around the Ivy League
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FOOTBALL: Varga ’15 overpowers Bears in win
Thanks once again to the unstoppable legs of running back Tyler Varga ’15, the Yale football team kept its hope for an Ivy title alive with a 45–42 win at Brown on Saturday.
WOMEN’S BASKETBALL: Lone senior leads fourth-ranked Elis
Returning from a fourth-place finish in a much disputed Ivy League in 2014, Yale’s women’s basketball team members and coaches are optimistic about this year’s team chemistry and their season outlook.
MEN’S HOCKEY: Yale struggles in ECAC openers
The Yale men’s ice hockey team managed to come away with just a single point this weekend after a tie against Clarkson and a 4–0 drubbing at the hands of St. Lawrence.