Cheerleading of the ’20s: Epitome of masculinity

Fight, fight for Yale. We’ll raise the slogan of Yale triumphant. Smash, Bang, we’ll rip old Princeton. Whoop it up for Yale today! One of the earliest recorded Yale cheers, this chant printed in the News on Nov. 15, 1912, exemplifies the same confident optimism and catchy lyrics often associated with today’s cheerleading. But in […]