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.
The real story at SochiIn some of my previous columns, I argued that sports ultimately are entertainment businesses designed to, well, entertain people.
The "N-word" and the NFLLast 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.
FOOTBALL: Bulldogs prep for season openerWith September just around the corner, the Yale football team has begun preparing for its season opener against Lehigh September 20.
TRACK & FIELD: Bulldogs race Harvard
The track and field teams headed to Cambridge this weekend to face off against archrival Harvard.
CREW: Yale takes three titles over weekend
The Yale women’s, men’s heavyweight and men’s lightweight crew teams saw intense competition from Dartmouth, Boston University, Penn, Columbia and Cornell this weekend.
BASEBALL: Bulldogs head north to Hanover
This weekend at Dartmouth, the Bulldogs’ performance may determine whether or not that momentum can translate to a playoff spot.
SOFTBALL: Elis prepare for Dartmouth
The softball team will begin the second half of its conference schedule against the North Division defending champions Big Green on Saturday afternoon.
MEN’S LACROSSE: Yale to take on Bears in Providence
The No. 13 men’s lacrosse team will travel to Rhode Island for the third and final time this season tomorrow night for a crucial conference matchup with Brown.
BASEBALL: Stags trample Bulldogs
The Bulldogs lost both ends of a doubleheader against Fairfield, 6–2 and 10–5.
SOFTBALL: Elis spit doubleheader
The softball team had a good start to its afternoon yesterday, coming back in the late innings against Hartford to take game one of a doubleheader.
The last of the amateurs
Monday night capped off one of the most exciting months college basketball has seen in years.
Brunch honors athletic achievement
Yale student-athletes were the guests of University President Peter Salovey for brunch to honor Yale’s varsity captains and Ivy League champions.
What the Ivy League gets right
Last week, the National Labor Relations Board ruled that football players at Northwestern University could unionize.
SAILING: Coed team qualifies for nationals
The Yale coed sailing team came in second at the New England Team Race Championship this past weekend.
WOMEN’S SAILING: Bulldogs preserve top ranking
The Yale women’s sailing won the Emily Wick Sailing Trophy this weekend for the second straight year.