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UNH transfer adds muscle to m. hockey

When the men’s ice hockey team takes the ice this fall for its first team practice, there will be a new sophomore wearing Bulldog blue and white. Edward Caron ’05 — a 6-foot-3-inch, 225-pound winger from the University of New Hampshire — transferred to Yale in April, weeks after the Wildcats fell 7-2 to the […]

Former Yale lacrosse star to join Maryland squad

When a broken ankle ended his Yale career, All-American Brian Hunt ’02 thought his days of collegiate lacrosse were over. More than a year removed from his final game in the Bulldogs’ blue and white, Hunt will don the Maryland Terrapins’ red, white and gold this fall. Hunt, who led the Elis in scoring in […]

Plans made to fix Yale Bowl

The football team is one step closer to having a refurbished home. Administrators believe the Yale Bowl will not be restored this year. However, the Department of Athletics, in conjunction with Vincent Benic Architects of New York, has completed a study of potential Yale Bowl renovations. From the study, Yale administrators and Vincent Benic Architects […]

Olympic medalist to coach heavyweight crew

After years as an assistant coach, an Olympic medalist and a U.S. assistant coach, John Pescatore finally has a heavyweight crew team all to himself. A committee composed of Athletics Director Tom Beckett, Yale crew association President Jim Millar ’81, and other administrators and alumni selected Pescatore from a field of over 20 candidates Aug. […]

Higgins is first among Yalies selected in NHL entry draft

When he was seven years old and began playing travel ice hockey, center Chris Higgins ’05 received his first Montreal Canadiens jersey as a Christmas present from his father, who had been a die-hard Canadiens fan since 1965. Over 12 years removed from that Christmas day, Higgins received another Canadiens jersey when he became the […]

The Game tops all other Yale contests

There is one game that defines the Yale athletic experience each year, and that is the Yale-Harvard football game. The parties begin the night before, as Yale undergraduates mix with their Cantab counterparts and flood the streets of New Haven or the corridors of Cambridge. The next morning, rows of tailgates offering everything from champagne […]

Scaglione, team’s top scorer, voted lacrosse captain

After a season that witnessed attackman Mike Scaglione’s ’03 rise to new levels of leadership on offense, the men’s lacrosse team’s top scorer will take his leadership to even greater heights next year. Scaglione was elected captain of the men’s lacrosse team for the 2002-03 season at a team dinner April 24 before the Bulldogs’ […]

Terps end laxers’ postseason hopes

A year replete with heroic wins and frustrating losses left the men’s lacrosse team stranded on the doorstep of the NCAA tournament Friday night at Byrd Stadium. With an NCAA at-large berth hanging in the balance, No. 9 Maryland (8-4) took advantage of a six-goal third period to hold on for a 14-8 win over […]

Higgins may be a top pick for NHL

For most Yalies, June 22 this summer will be a day off from internships, jobs and fellowships around the world. For winger Chris Higgins ’05, the first Saturday of summer might very well mark the beginning of his professional career. June 22 is the first day of the National Hockey League’s Entry Draft, and the […]