W. SOCCER | Elis shut out Stags

Tuesday night’s matchup against Fairfield was goalkeeper Elise Wilcox’s ’15 first full game. But that did not stop her from saving every single shot she faced. Replacing starting keeper Adele Jackson-Gibson ’13 after she dislocated her shoulder during Saturday’s game against Dartmouth, Wilcox made her career start in net and finished with five saves. The […]

W. SOCCER | Elis adopt “knockout” philosophy

The women’s soccer team has a new motto: “knockout, no decision.” The Bulldogs adopted the saying after falling to Harvard, 2–1, last Saturday — when several team members disagreed with the referee’s decision to award the Harvard Crimson the game-winning goal on an overtime penalty kick. To avoid losing again based on an official’s call, […]

Hockey players run for Mandi

On Sunday, three Yale alumni will participate in the “Run for Mandi” to honor former women’s ice hockey player Mandi Schwartz ’11, who lost her two-year battle with leukemia in April. Alyssa Clarke ’09, Bray Ketchum ’11 and Jackee Snikeris ’11, who all skated alongside Mandi on the hockey team, will run in the New […]


W. SOCCER | Elis hope to extend streak

The women’s soccer team will seek to improve in Ivy League play when it takes on Dartmouth this Saturday at Reese Stadium. The Elis (4–4–2, 1–1 Ivy) will look to get back in the win column after suffering a tough 2–1 overtime loss to archrival Harvard last Saturday. Though the Bulldogs took an early 1–0 […]

W. SOCCER | Eli women fall to Crimson

On Saturday, another chapter in the Harvard-Yale rivalry was written, but it didn’t have the happy ending the women’s soccer team was hoping for. The Crimson’s Peyton Johnson scored on a penalty kick just two minutes into overtime, and the Bulldogs (4–4–2, 1–1 Ivy) came out with a heartbreaking 2–1 loss at Reese Stadium. Harvard […]

W. SOCCER | Elis hope to end losing skid vs. Crimson

The last three times the women’s soccer team has faced Harvard, the Crimson have come out on top. This Saturday, the Bulldogs (4–3–2, 1–0 Ivy) will look to end that streak when they take on the Cantabs (5–4, 1–0) in a key conference matchup, and try to stay unbeaten at Reese Stadium. “We haven’t beaten […]

W. SOCCER | Speedy goalie slowing down opponents

The summer after her sophomore year of high school, goalkeeper Adele Jackson-Gibson ’13 attended a soccer camp hosted by Yale at Wesleyan University. While at the camp, she jumped to make a save and caught a ball over the crossbar. The play caught the attention of Rudy Meredith, head coach of the Yale women’s soccer […]

W. SOCCER | Two goals in a minute power Yale past Tigers

In last season’s Ivy League opener against Princeton, midfielder Kristen Forster ’13 scored a last-minute, game-tying goal, only to see it nullified by an offside call. Forster scored again in this year’s Ivy opener against Princeton. But this time her goal not only stood – it also proved to be the game-winner. Forster’s goal in […]

W. SOCCER | Elis open Ivies with Princeton grudge match

In last season’s Ivy League opener against Princeton, the women’s soccer team was trailing 1–0 with 10 seconds left on the clock when forward Kristen Forster ’13 scored on a breakaway opportunity. But that goal, which would have forced overtime in dramatic fashion, was nullified by an offside call, giving the Tigers the win. This […]

W. SOCCER | Yale stays undefeated at home, faces road woes

The women’s soccer team remains undefeated at home but winless on the road after splitting a pair of games over the weekend. The Bulldogs (3–3–2) defeated Vermont (2–4–2), 2–1, on Friday night at Reese Stadium before suffering a 3–1 defeat at Boston University (7–2–1) on Sunday. Though the Bulldogs dominated the first half against Vermont […]

W. SOCCER | Two last chances before Ivy opener

The women’s soccer team continues non-conference play this weekend with a pair of games against America East opponents. The Bulldogs (2–2–2) will host Vermont (2–3–2) on Friday night before traveling to Massachusetts to face Boston University (6–2–1) on Sunday. The two matchups will be the Bulldogs’ last chances to prepare for their Ivy League opener […]