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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MEN’S LACROSSE: Quakers collar Bulldogs

5 months 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

5 months 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

5 months 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

5 months 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

5 months 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

5 months 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

5 months 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

5 months 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

5 months 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

5 months 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.

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BASEBALL: Yale opens Ivy season at Penn

5 months ago

This time last year, the Bulldogs had slumped to a 1–12 record. But a lot has changed in a year.

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SOFTBALL: Bulldogs enter conference schedule

5 months ago

Conference play is fast approaching for the softball team, which will open its Ivy League slate at Penn this Friday before traveling to Columbia on Saturday for a pair of doubleheaders.