Cali trip helps vball evaluate

After traveling over 3,000 miles, the women’s volleyball team dropped its first two matches against consistently nationally ranked teams this weekend during its season-opening California trip. The Bulldogs (0-2) fell to the No. 23 Long Beach State 3-0 (30-28, 30-17, 32-30) at the Pyramid in Long Beach on Saturday, and they lost Friday night to […]

In Cali, volleyball sets for new season

After weeks of two-a-day and even sometimes three-a-day practices, the women’s volleyball team has packed up its gear and headed to California to open up its 2004 season. The Bulldogs will take on the University of California-Irvine (5-0) today and the No. 23 Long Beach State (3-0) tomorrow. Yale head coach Erin Appleman said she […]

W. volleyball scores two new assistants

When the Yale volleyball team hits the court this fall, the freshmen will not be the only new faces in the mix. Joining head coach Erin Appleman in her second season with the Bulldogs will be Kevin Laseau and Susan Kelly, who replace last year’s assistants, David Foster and Ashlie Case, respectively. A veteran coach […]

W. hockey hits road, faces No. 1 Harvard

After a week off from action, the women’s ice hockey team finds itself steaming headlong into one of its biggest weekends of the regular season. To wrap up conference play, the Elis (12-12-3, 8-8-0 ECAC) will travel to Cambridge and Providence to take on No. 1 Harvard (23-3-1, 13-3-0) and Brown (15-9-2, 11-4-1) on Saturday […]

W. hockey ends home season on high note

The women’s ice hockey team really saved the best for last. The Elis (11-12-3, 7-8-0 ECAC) ended their home campaign on a sweet note this weekend, defeating Vermont 3-1 Saturday afternoon in Yale’s final home game of the season, after falling 1-4 to No. 4 Dartmouth (18-4-2, 10-3-1) in a tough contest Friday night. The […]

Ranked or not, foes fall to Elis

After dropping four of its last five games, the Yale women’s ice hockey team tallied two exciting victories, shutting-out Cornell (1-13-0, 4-17-1 ECAC) 4-0 Saturday afternoon and coming from behind to defeat No. 14 Colgate (15-12-2, 6-8-0) 3-2 in Friday evening’s overtime thriller at Ingall’s Rink. The pair of wins puts the Elis (10-11-3, 6-7-0) […]

W. hockey falls short twice vs. No. 7 Saints

It was a weekend of near-misses for the women’s ice hockey team. The Elis (7-11-3, 4-7-0 ECAC) came up short twice against conference foe St. Lawrence (18-5-1, 9-1-0) this weekend in Canton, N.Y., falling Saturday 2-5 and Friday 2-3. The pair of losses bumps the Bulldogs back to fifth in the conference while the No. […]

Women’s hockey falls to No. 2 Harvard at Ingalls

Harvard arrived at Ingalls Rink with a two-game losing spell on its shoulders. In the first period Saturday night, the Yale women’s hockey team had no problems kicking the Cantabs when they were down. But Crimson brushed off the early 1-0 deficit, scoring five unanswered goals to down the Elis 5-1. A day earlier, the […]

Weekend of reckoning arrives for w. hockey

Destiny is knocking on the doors of Ingalls Rink. This weekend, the Yale women’s hockey team faces its biggest contests thus far this season, as they delve into the heart of their Ivy League season with match ups against Brown (8-5-2, 1-0-1 Ivy) on Friday and No. 2 Harvard (13-1-1, 0-1-0) on Saturday. Since winter […]

Elis reach .500 with two wins

On Jan. 26, 2003, the women’s ice hockey team was nowhere where they had hoped to be in many regards. They had managed a meager four wins, while dropping a crushing 12 losses. A .500 record was something to dream of. This year, however, after much hard work and effort, the dream has become a […]

Union offers Elis chance at .500

After a dominating 5-1 victory over Quinnipiac on Tuesday, the Yale women’s hockey team will suit up for back-to-back match-ups at Ingalls Rink against Union (3-16-1, 0-4-0 ECAC) tonight and Saturday afternoon. A weekend sweep would not only allow the Elis (5-7-3, 2-3-0) to finally end up on the right side of the .500 mark, […]