M. HOCKEY | Split week on ice

A tough loss and a come-from-behind victory gave the men’s hockey team mixed results on its opening weekend of league play. The Bulldogs (2-1-0, 1-1-0 ECAC) hit the splits in a challenging road trip to upstate New York, falling 3-2 in overtime to St. Lawrence (4-2-1, 1-0-1) on Friday night before pulling off an upset […]

W. lax’s tourney chances take a hit

In a weekend of Ivy League shakeups, the women’s lacrosse team wound up on the wrong side of a hard-fought battle. The No. 14 Bulldogs (11-5, 4-3 Ivy) succumbed to a second-half surge by No. 18 Cornell (9-4, 4-2) to finish their regular season on a heartbreaking note — an 8-6 loss in Ithaca on […]

Bulldogs crush Bears on Senior Day

The women’s lacrosse team could hardly have asked for more from the class of 2008 on Senior Day yesterday. The senior class led the way as the No. 14 Bulldogs (11-4, 4-2 Ivy) dominated Brown (5-7, 2-3) in their final home game of the season, winning 12-4. [ydn-legacy-photo-inline id=”12302″ ] Combining for a total of […]

W. lax holds on to beat UMBC

“Crabcakes and lacrosse — that’s what Maryland does.” But not according to the Yale women’s lacrosse team. The Bulldogs (10-4, 3-2 Ivy) earned a hard-fought 12-9 win at the University of Maryland-Baltimore County (4-11) yesterday afternoon, never falling behind in a game whose score was tied on five separate occasions. The bout with the Retrievers […]

Ten-goal lead at half secures win

The women’s lacrosse team’s return to Johnson Field yesterday brought with it a familiar routine: building up a sizeable early lead and never looking back. Rebounding from a tough 9-6 loss to No. 2 Princeton (9-0, 3-0 Ivy) last weekend on the road, the No. 13 Bulldogs (9-4, 3-2) easily disposed of Columbia (3-8, 0-6) […]

W. lax can’t win at Princeton — again

Three attempted comebacks and a valiant defensive effort could not help the women’s lacrosse team overcome the curse of the Class of ’52 Stadium Saturday. The No. 13 Bulldogs (8-4, 2-2 Ivy) dropped a 9-6 heartbreaker to No. 2 Princeton (9-0, 3-0) this weekend, falling prey to the undefeated Tigers for the 10th-straight time in […]

Elis cruise past Crusaders, 19-9

The women’s lacrosse team has been looking tired recently. Tired of all the winning, that is. The No. 13 Bulldogs (8-3, 2-1 Ivy) took their fourth straight victory yesterday afternoon at Johnson Field, overwhelming Holy Cross (3-8, 1-3 Patriot), 19-9. The Elis have now outscored their opponents, 51-18, in the last three games and are […]

W. lacrosse smacks the Crimson

The women’s lacrosse team made winning look easy this weekend, more than doubling Harvard’s offensive output on its way to another Ivy victory. The No. 14 Bulldogs (7-3, 2-1 Ivy) cruised to a 14-6 win over Harvard (7-2, 1-1 Ivy) on Saturday at Johnson Field, getting points from five different players while holding the Crimson’s […]

Crimson come in riding streak

When every game can make or break its Ivy League championship hopes, the women’s lacrosse team has little choice but to win if it wants a shot at the title. Throw in the traditional Harvard-Yale rivalry and you can expect nothing less than a showdown at Johnson Field on Saturday. The No. 14 Bulldogs (6-3, […]

Elis cruise to win at home

What happens when you score 18 goals, get points from 11 different players, record nine saves in goal and edge your opponent in shots, ground balls and draw controls? Just ask the women’s lacrosse team. The No. 14 Bulldogs (6-3, 1-1 Ivy) breezed past UConn (0-8, 0-2 Big East) in an 18-3 blowout at Johnson […]

Elis come back to defeat Big Green

The first weekend of spring was anything but a walk in the park for the women’s lacrosse team, which fought its way back from behind three times to eke out an overtime victory over Dartmouth on Saturday. After dropping their first Ivy game of the season to No. 8 Penn on Mar. 15, the No. […]