TENNIS: Elis see success in spring home opener
While flurries swirled outside the Cullman-Heyman Tennis Center, the Yale women’s tennis team ignored the snow and came away with an impressive victory in its first home meet of the spring season. The Bulldogs defeated visiting Florida International University in a 4–2 decision on Monday.
TRACK AND FIELD: Eli runners set many PRs
A week before the historic Harvard-Yale-Princeton meet in Cambridge, the Bulldogs got one last chance to test themselves at the Coxe Cage in the annual Giegengack Invitational Meet this past weekend.
TENNIS: Yale men’s team splits weekend
The Yale men’s tennis team took to the courts over the weekend, playing back-to-back matches on Saturday and Sunday against Fairfield and Iowa. But after a win over the Stags largely thanks to the doubles pairs’ performances, the Elis fell to the Hawkeyes 5–2.
TENNIS: Spring season set to start
After nearly three months of offseason training, the Yale men’s and women’s tennis teams are within two days of their first official matches in 2015. And with just four seniors lost to graduation across the two teams last season, both squads head into the spring with high expectations.
TRACK AND FIELD: Bulldogs host 33rd Yale Invitational
Cox Cage, home of the Yale men and women’s indoor track and field teams, was buzzing this past weekend when the Bulldogs hosted the 33rd annual Track and Field Invitational — a highly competitive track scrimmage.
CREW: The art of coxing
Inside every crew boat that competes for Yale, amongst the brawny rowers, is a much smaller member of the team known as the coxswain.
MEN’S TENNIS: Lu ’17 excels on the courts
When Tyler Lu ’17 first picked up a tennis racket, he was merely trying to imitate his older brother, a tennis enthusiast. He never thought that only seven years later he would be ranked No. 84 in the country by the Intercollegiate Tennis Association.
MEN’S TENNIS: Elis sweep state championships
The Yale men’s tennis team walked away from the Connecticut State Championships this weekend with two trophies, claiming both the singles and doubles titles for the fourth consecutive year.
WOMEN’S TENNIS: Two second place finishes in regional tourney
The Yale women’s tennis team made the most of its home court advantage at the United States Tennis Association/Intercollegiate Tennis Association Northeast Regional Tournament, advancing to the finals in both the singles and doubles draw.