Uncategorized | 6:07 pm | September 25, 2010 | By Alison Griswold

Mixed loyalties for Yale Silly Bands

Something a little off about the Yale Silly Bandz …

Color confusion? Yale Athletics handed out complimentary packets of Silly Bands — the popular, shape-retaining rubber bands — at the home women’s soccer game against Princeton on Saturday. The nine bands spelled out “Yale” twice and included one shaped like the Bulldog mascot. But the free Yale-pride items had one major problem: white, gray and »

Uncategorized | 12:13 pm | August 21, 2009 | By Yale Daily News

No, Jack Siedlecki isn’t following him

This just in from the Athletics Department: Football coach Tom Williams is now tweeting. The first-year coach will post updates about his team “as much as several times a day” during summer camp and throughout the regular season, according to a press release on the Yale Bulldogs Web site, which began publicizing his Twitter feed »

City | 1:08 pm | June 15, 2009 | By Snigdha Sur

New Haven’s own tennis-themed ‘American Idol’

  Last week, all that stood between ambitious kids and a spot on center court at the Pilot Pen tennis tournament was the singer JoJo. At the second annual Pilot Pen Tennis Casting Call, kids 12 and younger nervously vied for the gig to sing “America the Beautiful” at the tennis tournament held annually in »

Uncategorized | 3:13 am | May 18, 2009 | By Yale Daily News

As seniors depart, juniors assume captainships

With Commencement nearing and the seasons having concluded for most spring sports, nearly all Yale teams have now named their captains for next year.  The list of captains, compiled by the News’ sports reporters, is below. Fall Men’s Cross Country — Chris Labosky ’10 Women’s Cross Country — Stephany Reaves ’10 Field Hockey — Julia »