Elis hope for easy win over Union

The women’s hockey team crushed Union last year, scoring 12 goals in two games and not allowing even one against the 3-5-1 Dutchwomen. This year’s Union team is even worse than the one the Elis dominated last year. With as many wins (3), ties (1) and league wins (0) after 22 games as last year’s […]

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I was at the Palestra Saturday night, and let me tell you: it was not pretty. You probably heard that the men’s basketball team lost both games this weekend, falling 66-49 to the 3-12 Princeton Tigers Friday before being crushed by the Quakers Saturday, 74-52. What you may not have heard is how that loss […]

W. hockey ends 20-year Dartmouth win streak

The women’s hockey team knows it is not always the people you expect who end up making history. The Elis (7-10-5, 4-5-4 ECACHL) broke a 41-game, two-decade-long losing streak to Dartmouth this weekend, besting the Big Green (9-9-2, 6-6-1), 1-0, in Hanover Friday behind Danielle Kozlowski’s ’09 first career goal. They did not stop there, […]

Elis try to hold eighth

The “experts” have Harvard ranked seventh in the country, but the ECAC eighth-place women’s hockey team has already beaten the Cantabs once this year. This weekend, the Bulldogs have the chance to do so again. The Elis (6-10-4, 3-5-3 ECACHL) will go for a historic season sweep of Harvard (10-7-2, 7-3-2) Saturday and a virtually […]

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The year was 1985, and the sports world was in turmoil. The Los Angeles Lakers won the third of the five NBA championships they would win in the eighties. The North American Soccer League was “suspending operations,” bringing to an end the professional version of the beautiful game in the United States for the foreseeable […]

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When the women’s hockey team plays this weekend, it won’t just be playing to turn around its season. It will be playing to show 30 years worth of alumni what it is made of. With the celebration of the 30-year anniversary of Yale women’s hockey set for Saturday, the Bulldogs hope to break their three-game […]

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The last time the women’s hockey team played Brown, the Elis tied the Bears, 3-3, breaking a more than decade-long stretch during which the Bears had won every meeting between the two rivals. This time it didn’t go so well. Brown (10-8-2, 8-2-1 ECACHL) beat Yale (5-10-3, 2-5-2), 3-1, on the strength of two third-period […]

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After dropping two important games on Friday and Saturday, the women’s hockey team endured a 10-hour bus ride back to New Haven in the snow early Sunday morning that put a painful cap on an already tough weekend. The Elis (5-9-3, 2-4-2 ECACHL) lost, 4-2, to No. 3 St. Lawrence (16-2-2, 6-1-2) Friday and fell […]