Men's Lacrosse

Yale beats Brown 10–9 for Ivy Tournament title

The Elis (10–5, 5–1 Ivy) have won all but one of the six Ivy League tournaments since the four-team playoff was introduced in 2012, but the 2017 showdown was the first to be played in New Haven. Yale needed every bit of its home-field advantage in front of a packed crowd at Reese Stadium, rallying from a three-goal halftime deficit to top third-seeded Brown (10–6, 4–2). Read more


Men's Lacrosse

Yale beats Brown 10–9 for Ivy Tournament title

The Elis (10–5, 5–1 Ivy) have won all but one of the six Ivy League tournaments since the four-team playoff was introduced in 2012, but the 2017 showdown was the first to be played in New Haven. Yale needed every bit of its home-field advantage in front of a packed crowd at Reese Stadium, rallying from a three-goal halftime deficit to top third-seeded Brown (10–6, 4–2). Read more


Bulldogs outlast Penn in semifinal nailbiter

By Jane Miller | Posted on, 10:08 p.m.

After an entire 60-minute regulation game and three sudden-death overtime periods, Yale (9–5, 5–1 Ivy) and Penn (7–6, 3–3) still remained deadlocked in a 12–12 contest. However, success in the faceoff X and offensive control throughout the game ultimately guided the Bulldogs to a one-goal victory and a spot playing Brown on Sunday. Read more


Bulldogs outlast Penn in semifinal nailbiter

By Jane Miller | Posted on, 10:08 p.m.

After an entire 60-minute regulation game and three sudden-death overtime periods, Yale (9–5, 5–1 Ivy) and Penn (7–6, 3–3) still remained deadlocked in a 12–12 contest. However, success in the faceoff X and offensive control throughout the game ultimately guided the Bulldogs to a one-goal victory and a spot playing Brown on Sunday. Read more


Men's Tennis

Yale lands two players in All-Ivy ranks

By Won Jung | Posted on, 6:04 p.m.

The Ivy League announced two members of the Yale men’s tennis team, captain Tyler Lu ’17 and Dylan King ’20, as All-Ivy honorees for their play over the course of the 2016–17 season. Read more


Men's Tennis

Yale lands two players in All-Ivy ranks

By Won Jung | Posted on, 6:04 p.m.

The Ivy League announced two members of the Yale men’s tennis team, captain Tyler Lu ’17 and Dylan King ’20, as All-Ivy honorees for their play over the course of the 2016–17 season. Read more


Women's Lacrosse

Four Bulldogs earn All-Ivy accolades

By Joey Kamm | Posted on, 11:11 a.m.

Attacker Hope Hanley ’17, who earned first-team All-Ivy honors, headlined a list of four Yale women’s lacrosse players to receive all-conference honors on Wednesday. Read more


Women's Lacrosse

Four Bulldogs earn All-Ivy accolades

By Joey Kamm | Posted on, 11:11 a.m.

Attacker Hope Hanley ’17, who earned first-team All-Ivy honors, headlined a list of four Yale women’s lacrosse players to receive all-conference honors on Wednesday. Read more




Crew

Bulldogs’ top crews struggle in Ivy competition

By Will Horvath | Posted on, 5:59 p.m.

The No. 1 Yale lightweight crew and No. 6 Yale women’s crews each raced this past Saturday, with the lightweight crew racing away on the Charles River against Harvard and Princeton and the women racing at home against Brown. Read more


Crew

Bulldogs’ top crews struggle in Ivy competition

By Will Horvath | Posted on, 5:59 p.m.

The No. 1 Yale lightweight crew and No. 6 Yale women’s crews each raced this past Saturday, with the lightweight crew racing away on the Charles River against Harvard and Princeton and the women racing at home against Brown. Read more


Men's Tennis

Picking the Ivy League’s automatic NCAA qualifier

By Won Jung | Posted on, 4:45 p.m.

As of May 1, the Ivy League has four players ranked in the the top 125 of the ITA national rankings, which more or less guarantees the conference an automatic bid into tennis’ Big Dance. However, the choice of which Ivy athlete to send to Athens, Georgia for the 2017 Championships is not set in stone. Read more


Men's Tennis

Picking the Ivy League’s automatic NCAA qualifier

By Won Jung | Posted on, 4:45 p.m.

As of May 1, the Ivy League has four players ranked in the the top 125 of the ITA national rankings, which more or less guarantees the conference an automatic bid into tennis’ Big Dance. However, the choice of which Ivy athlete to send to Athens, Georgia for the 2017 Championships is not set in stone. Read more


Women's Lacrosse

Bulldogs conclude season with loss at No. 8 Penn

By Masha Galay | Posted on, 4:02 p.m.

With an 18–7 win over the Bulldogs (7–9, 1–6 Ivy), No. 8 Penn (13–2, 6–1), solidified its spot in the Ivy League Tournament as the No. 2 seed with the victory and claimed a share of the Ivy League title for the 10th time in the last 11-seasons. Read more


Women's Lacrosse

Bulldogs conclude season with loss at No. 8 Penn

By Masha Galay | Posted on, 4:02 p.m.

With an 18–7 win over the Bulldogs (7–9, 1–6 Ivy), No. 8 Penn (13–2, 6–1), solidified its spot in the Ivy League Tournament as the No. 2 seed with the victory and claimed a share of the Ivy League title for the 10th time in the last 11-seasons. Read more


Baseball

Elis capture 2017 regular-season title

By Nate Repensky | Posted on, 3:53 p.m.

After Sunday’s sweep, Yale’s 16–4 conference record marks the first time the Bulldogs have surpassed 11 Ancient Eight victories since 1997. Yale will now advance the Ivy League Championship Series where it hopes to earn the program’s first NCAA tournament berth since 1994.

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Baseball

Elis capture 2017 regular-season title

By Nate Repensky | Posted on, 3:53 p.m.

After Sunday’s sweep, Yale’s 16–4 conference record marks the first time the Bulldogs have surpassed 11 Ancient Eight victories since 1997. Yale will now advance the Ivy League Championship Series where it hopes to earn the program’s first NCAA tournament berth since 1994.

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Women's Tennis

Sunday Swett ’18 named 2017–18 captain

By Steven Rome | Posted on, 12:14 p.m.

Though the Bulldogs did not win an Ivy League match until the last day of the season, they will return four rising seniors and finally benefit from stability in both their coaching staff and roster. Read more


Women's Tennis

Sunday Swett ’18 named 2017–18 captain

By Steven Rome | Posted on, 12:14 p.m.

Though the Bulldogs did not win an Ivy League match until the last day of the season, they will return four rising seniors and finally benefit from stability in both their coaching staff and roster. Read more




Men's Basketball

Makai Mason ’18 named 2017–18 captain

By Matthew Mister | Posted on, 12:27 p.m.

The Greenfield, Massachusetts native led the Bulldogs in scoring during his sophomore year with 16.0 points per game. Mason earned first team All-Ivy honors as Yale reached the Big Dance for the first time since 1962, and scored 31 points in the upset over No. 5-seeded Baylor, making 11-of-11 free throws. Read more


Men's Basketball

Makai Mason ’18 named 2017–18 captain

By Matthew Mister | Posted on, 12:27 p.m.

The Greenfield, Massachusetts native led the Bulldogs in scoring during his sophomore year with 16.0 points per game. Mason earned first team All-Ivy honors as Yale reached the Big Dance for the first time since 1962, and scored 31 points in the upset over No. 5-seeded Baylor, making 11-of-11 free throws. Read more


Women's Lacrosse

Takeaways from the 2017 season

By Joey Kamm | Posted on, 10:45 p.m.

Though the Bulldogs’ 1–5 Ivy League record leaves much to be desired, Down The Field explored three takeaways from the 2017 season and their implications for Yale going forward.

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Women's Lacrosse

Takeaways from the 2017 season

By Joey Kamm | Posted on, 10:45 p.m.

Though the Bulldogs’ 1–5 Ivy League record leaves much to be desired, Down The Field explored three takeaways from the 2017 season and their implications for Yale going forward.

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Women's Tennis

Crunching the numbers on Ivy League parity

By Steven Rome | Posted on, 11:12 p.m.

Though Yale (8–15, 1–6 Ivy) faced problems beyond the mere randomness of close matches, it indeed competed in a league diffuse with talent. Whether or not this parity provides solace for a last-place finish in the conference, the numbers substantiate the coach-speak about the parity of the Ivy League. Read more


Women's Tennis

Crunching the numbers on Ivy League parity

By Steven Rome | Posted on, 11:12 p.m.

Though Yale (8–15, 1–6 Ivy) faced problems beyond the mere randomness of close matches, it indeed competed in a league diffuse with talent. Whether or not this parity provides solace for a last-place finish in the conference, the numbers substantiate the coach-speak about the parity of the Ivy League. Read more


Men's Track and Field

Vaughns ’20 sets school 100-meter record

By Brian Yeo | Posted on, 7:00 p.m.

Sprinter Vincent Vaughns ’20 set the new Yale program record in the 100-meter dash at the Point Loma Invitational on March 25, running a blistering 10.55-second time. Read more


Men's Track and Field

Vaughns ’20 sets school 100-meter record

By Brian Yeo | Posted on, 7:00 p.m.

Sprinter Vincent Vaughns ’20 set the new Yale program record in the 100-meter dash at the Point Loma Invitational on March 25, running a blistering 10.55-second time. Read more