Columns

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

Tyler Varga's Pro Day drew scouts from 28 NFL teams. In his final major event before the NFL Draft begins at the end of this month, Yale football running back Tyler Varga ’15 showed off his speed, power and skills in front of scouts from 28 NFL teams and two CFL teams during his Pro Day yesterday at the Star Hill Athletic Center in Tolland, Connecticut.

MEN’S BASKETBALL: Late comeback sets up Ivy title clash

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The Yale men’s basketball team’s experience showed against the Penn Quakers, as the Bulldogs used a late run to sweep their final home weekend of the season and set the table for a major Ivy title showdown next Friday against Harvard.

MEN’S BASKETBALL LIVEBLOG: First-place Yale hosts Penn

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The Yale men's basketball team (20–8, 9–2 Ivy) concludes its home slate tonight against the Penn Quakers (7–17, 2–8). Follow along as the News covers the first-place Bulldogs.

MEN’S BASKETBALL: Bulldogs back on top

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The Yale men’s basketball team struggled early as Princeton’s balanced scoring pushed the Tigers ahead, but a dominant second half by the Bulldogs and a superstar performance from forward Justin Sears '16 ensured a Yale win.

MEN’S HOCKEY LIVEBLOG: In final stretch, Bulldogs host Colgate

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With just two games left in the regular season, Yale (16–7–4, 11–6–3 ECAC) takes on Colgate (18–11–3, 10–7–3) at Ingalls Rink tonight.

WOMEN’S BASKETBALL: Yale faces top two Ivy teams

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Currently ranked third in the Ivy League and with only four Ivy games left in the season, the Yale women’s basketball team will have tough back-to-back games this weekend, traveling to face first-place Princeton on Friday and second-place Penn the following day.

TRACK & FIELD: Yale aims to improve Heps performance

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After two last-place finishes at the Ivy League Heptagonal Indoor Track and Field Championships last year, the Yale men’s and women’s teams are both optimistic and confident going into this year’s championship season.

MEN’S BASKETBALL: Bulldogs embark on last home weekend

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While the final home games of student-athletes’ careers often inspire reflection and pride in what has been accomplished in years past, the seniors on the Yale men’s basketball team will focus more on what has yet to be achieved as they face Princeton and Penn this weekend in pursuit of an Ivy championship.

MEN’S HOCKEY: Yale positions itself for postseason

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The fate of the Yale men’s ice hockey team rests in its own hands this weekend as they look to clinch both a bye in the opening round of this year’s ECAC tournament and potentially the Ivy League title.

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SWIMMING & DIVING: Bulldogs plunge into Ivies

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After a strong showing in the regular season, in which the Yale men’s swimming and diving team lost only one dual meet, the Bulldogs will face their toughest challenge yet as they head into the Ivy League Championships this weekend.

MEN’S BASKETBALL: Effort leads to excellence on glass

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This season, the Yale men’s basketball team has become known for its prolific offense, which scores an Ivy League-best 68.8 points per game. In particular, the team’s success lies in its ability to rebound the ball and grab offensive boards.

WOMEN’S LACROSSE: Yale notches first win in blowout fashion

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In its first home game of the season, the Yale women’s lacrosse team opened with a big win against in-state rival Quinnipiac.

WOMEN’S HOCKEY: Bulldogs roll in hot to ECAC playoffs

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Riding the momentum of its biggest upset this season, the Yale women’s hockey team is preparing for its playoff run, starting with a series against its biggest rival — No. 4 Harvard.