Brown ’06, freshmen pace Elis at G-town

In its first meet of the season, the men’s cross country team got a good look at its new members. For the Bulldogs, Georgetown’s Great Meadows Invitational Sept. 10 in The Plains, Va. was a pleasant run through the high grass of the northern Virginia countryside. The event was rookie-heavy because most veteran runners forgo […]

Bowl work moves ahead

Yale football fans will soon be sitting in new bench seats and walking through refurbished entrance tunnels when they come to home games. Last spring, the first of two stages of renovation began on the legendary Yale Bowl, with the goal of restoring the stadium to its former glory. Throughout the unusually hot summer, workers […]

Men’s crew teams take pair of cups

The Bulldog heavyweight and lightweight crews are proving very hard to beat on their home waters. In their second home regatta of the season, the lightweights faced off against Penn and Columbia for the Dodge Cup trophy Saturday. Starting in the inside lane of the staggered Housatonic course, the Bulldogs managed to pull their way […]

Bulldogs face nation’s best in NCAA Regionals

With one of the most successful seasons in Yale gymnastics history behind them, Kathryn Fong ’05 and Anne McPherson ’06 tried their luck against the best in the country. On Saturday, Fong and McPherson traveled to the NCAA Regional Championships at the University of New Hampshire to compete in their signature events, the uneven bars […]

Men’s crew teams see mixed results over the weekend

After dealing with the headwinds and rain delays caused by last weekend’s storm, Yale’s men’s crew teams finally received a respite from the tempest this weekend. The heavyweight crew team traveled to Stanford to race in the Windermere Classic, where the team raced in near-perfect water conditions and enjoyed the 70 degree weather. In a […]

Midshipmen sink men’s lightweight

In their first regatta of the season, the men’s lightweight crew team had more than one opponent on the water. At the Eads Johnson Cup last Saturday, the Bulldogs not only had to overcome the Naval Academy crews, but a violent spring deluge. Forecasts on race day called for strong winds over much of New […]

Gymnastics finishes in fourth at ECACs

At their last meet competing alongside the class of 2005, the underclassmen of the Yale gymnastics team gave their leaders a performance to remember. As the final meet of the season, the nine-team ECAC Championships proved to be a battle between several evenly matched squads. As the only ECAC team ranked in the top 50 […]

Heavy, light m. crew rev up for ‘The Race’

After spending most of the winter indoors, the heavyweight and lightweight crew teams are ready to break the ice on the spring season. Although both teams have trained on the frigid Housatonic already — the lightweights spent all of spring break on the river — they will be returning to their regular season practice schedules […]

Top teams trouble gymnasts

This spring break, the gymnastics team finally met its match. Until the break, the team had dominated the competition, winning five of six meets and its second Ivy Classic title in three years. But the team’s spring break trip, which included meets at Towson, Md., Washington, D.C, and Gainesville, Fla., pitted the Bulldogs against some […]

Gymnasts vault to Ivy title

For the seniors on the women’s gymnastics team, Saturday provided fitting closure. In the final home meet of the season, Yale defeated Brown, Cornell and Penn with a season-high 191.525 points to claim its second Ivy Classic title in three years, a welcome gift to the team’s departing members. In addition, the Bulldogs won the […]

Gymnasts win twice as they prepare to host Ivy Classic

With the Ivy League championship a week away, the Yale gymnastics team appear to be in top form. In a tri-meet against Brown and Bridgeport Sunday in Providence, the Bulldogs won convincingly, coming away with 189.700 points to Bridgeport’s 183.650 and Brown’s 183.125. Yale gymnasts dominated, with Anne McPherson ’06 winning the all-around competition for […]