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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SOFTBALL: Bulldogs still in drought

3 weeks ago

The softball team looked to bounce back against defending Ivy League champion Penn on Monday afternoon, but Yale failed to score in either game of the doubleheader.

TENNIS: Elis win two of three in weekend action

3 weeks ago

Yale (11–4) challenged St. John’s, Fordham and Bryant at the Cullman-Heyman Tennis Center, seeking to continue its near-perfect performance on home court.

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MEN’S LACROSSE: Quakers collar Bulldogs

3 weeks ago

On a rainy Saturday at Reese Stadium, the No. 11 men’s lacrosse team fell to Ivy League foes Penn 6–5.

SOFTBALL: Bulldogs swept by Columbia

3 weeks ago

In its only doubleheader against Columbia this year, the softball team came up short in its conference opener on Sunday afternoon

Student-athletes unionize

3 weeks ago

The phrase “student-athlete” has always been common in collegiate athletics, but a recent decision to allow Northwestern football players to unionize may promote the athlete-student rather than the student-athlete.

WOMEN’S LACROSSE: Elis take Lehigh and California at home

3 weeks ago

The Yale women’s lacrosse team had this past weekend off from Ivy League play, but it used two non-league games against California and Lehigh to gain key momentum heading into the latter part of its conference season.

TENNIS: Elis split weekend on the road

3 weeks ago

The weekend proved eventful for Yale tennis as the women’s squad traveled down to Williamsburg to take on Rice and the College of William & Mary.

CREW: Bulldogs roll in tough conditions

3 weeks ago

The Yale men’s lightweight crew team opened its season with a victory against Navy, while the women’s team triumphed over Ivy opponents Penn and Columbia at home this weekend.

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MEN’S LACROSSE: M. lax looks to shake Quakers

3 weeks ago

The No. 11 Yale men’s lacrosse team will look to build on its momentum when it hosts No. 16 Penn tomorrow afternoon.

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MEN’S BASKETBALL: Duren talks season, CIT tournament

3 weeks ago

Men’s basketball team guard Javier Duren ’15 led the Bulldogs to a victory against the Columbia Lions on Tuesday night.

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Tennis gears up for weekend clash

3 weeks ago

Both the men’s and women’s tennis teams are riding winning streaks into what promises to be an exciting weekend of competition for the two squads.

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MEN’S BASKETBALL: Yale declaws Lions

3 weeks ago

Thanks to a heroic second-half effort from point guard Javier Duren ’15, Yale emerged with a 72–69 win to advance to the CIT semifinals.