David Weller
Staff Reporter
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MEN’S HOCKEY: Seniors lead another perfect weekend

The story of the Yale men’s hockey team’s senior class is not yet complete. But as the Elis’ slate of remaining games begins to run short, those seniors are starting to write that story’s final chapters.

MEN’S HOCKEY: 3–1 win over No. 20 Clarkson stretches win streak to seven

In the final frame of the Elis’ senior night, a freshman started the comeback — and, fittingly, a senior finished it off.

MEN’S HOCKEY: Ranked foes challenge streaking Elis

In its past four games, the No. 8 Yale men’s hockey team has faced three ranked teams and defeated each one. This weekend, the Bulldogs will host two more top-20 squads at Ingalls Rink as the fight for conference and NCAA Tournament positioning continues.

MEN’S HOCKEY: Yale extends win streak in Empire State

Midway through the second period of the men’s hockey game between No. 10 Yale and No. 15 Cornell on Saturday, the student section at Lynah Rink began chanting colorful insults in the general direction of Eli goaltender Alex Lyon ’17, deriding the quality of the junior netminder’s play.

MEN’S HOCKEY: Shorthanded Elis still streaking

At the same time the puck dropped on the Yale men’s hockey game against St. Lawrence on Jan. 23, an inauspicious streak belonging to defenseman Dan O’Keefe ’17 rose to 27 — 27 games since O’Keefe had last laced up his skates for the No. 10 Bulldogs and 27 games since the junior blueliner had last played meaningful collegiate minutes.

MEN’S HOCKEY: Banner weekend for Bulldogs

Yale throttled No. 20 Dartmouth 5–1 on Friday, a day before a victory over No. 7 Harvard pulled Yale into ties for second place in the ECAC standings and for No. 9 in the PairWise Rankings.

MEN’S HOCKEY: Yale throttles Dartmouth at Ingalls

In perhaps its most complete effort of the season, the No. 11 Yale men’s hockey team defeated No. 20 Dartmouth 5–1 at Ingalls Rink on Friday.

MEN’S HOCKEY: Two Ivy showdowns in New Haven

The No. 11 Yale men’s hockey team has just four weekends and eight games remaining in regular-season play.

MEN’S HOCKEY: Increased strength evident in ECAC

In this week’s NCAA men’s hockey U.S. College Hockey Online poll, Union — which holds a 3–7–4 conference record — received four ranking points. Cornell, which holds just a 0.500 conference winning percentage at 6–6–2, is a ranked team, clocking in at No. 17.

MEN’S HOCKEY: ’Dogs return to the Whale

In its seven January games, the Yale men’s hockey team has played in five states and six arenas ranging from southern Arizona to northern New York. This weekend, the Elis finally get a chance to come back to familiar ice — and to stay for a little while, too.

MEN’S HOCKEY: Hayden ’17 bolsters Yale offense

The No. 11/12 Yale men’s hockey team is on an eight-game unbeaten streak, during which the Bulldogs have found the back of the net 21 times.