As any Yale hockey fan or opponent knows, a key piece of Yale’s team, forward Phoebe Staenz ’17, was noticeably absent during a pair of January games. Instead of donning the Blue and White, the senior traveled abroad to compete with the Swiss National Team at the Nations Cup.
The Ivy League Preseason Media Poll slated the Princeton men’s basketball team to finish first in the Ancient Eight. After three conference games, it looks like the experts were correct to award 12 of the 17 first place votes to the Tigers. Read more
When the Yale men’s ice hockey team takes to the rink Friday evening, the primary focus will be on improving its standing in the ECAC. But in facing the fifth-place Golden Knights from Clarkson, another battle will simultaneously taking place. Read more
The Penn women’s basketball team overcame a five-point halftime deficit to defeat Princeton on the road, 62–57, on Jan. 7 to start its campaign to defend its Ivy League title. Read more
Following an injury-halted 2016 season, defensive back Spencer Rymiszewski ’17 was named captain of the 2017 Yale football team by his teammates. Read more
Three members of the Yale football team — quarterback Kurt Rawlings ’20, kicker/punter Alex Galland ’19 and receiver Reed Klubnik ’20 — received recognition from the Ivy League for their performances in the Bulldogs’ win over Harvard on Saturday. Read more
With Spencer Rymiszewski and autocorrect in mind, Down the Field presents our Yale Athletics All-Last-Name First Team. Read more
On Friday, Nov. 18, the Yale Daily News sports editors published the following News’ View endorsing the Yale football team in its 133rd matchup with Harvard. One day and a 21–14 final victory later, YDN Sports looks back on what we got right.
Following the Yale volleyball team’s second-place Ivy League finish and its second consecutive undefeated home conference season, four Bulldogs received All-Ivy honors for their season accomplishments. Read more