Steven Rome
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ROME: The case for broomball

On a recent Tuesday night, you could find me clad in Adidas track pants, sprinting up Prospect Street in sub-freezing weather at 10:25 p.m. I […]

ROME: This is the year

When I sauntered in late to the John J. Lee Amphitheater on Friday night, I was not expecting to have to scour for a seat, […]

MEN’S BASKETBALL: Resilient Elis fall short in March

It was disappointment, not frustration or anger, that loomed over the Yale men’s basketball team’s final press conference of the 2017–18 season. Winners of seven […]

MEN’S BASKETBALL: Elis fall to Penn in Ivy semifinal

The Yale men’s basketball team arrived in Philadelphia this weekend with seven wins in its past eight games and the hope of advancing to the […]

MEN’S BASKETBALL: Elis return to Ivy Madness

The first time the Yale men’s basketball team faced Penn this season, a hapless Bulldog offense barely dented one of the Ivy League’s best defenses […]

MEN’S BASKETBALL: Bulldogs end regular season on high note

Ivy Madness came one week early for Yale men’s basketball fans. With the No. 3 seed in the second annual Ivy League tournament already secured, […]

MEN’S BASKETBALL: Bulldogs close Ivy season

In one week’s time, the Yale men’s basketball team will arrive in the hallowed confines of the Palestra for the second-annual Ivy League Tournament. But […]

Walk-on thrives in senior season

It began in an airport down in Savannah, Georgia. Noah Yates ’18 was a sophomore, heading home to New Jersey after a spring break trip […]

MEN’S BASKETBALL: Elis punch ticket to Palestra

Four weeks into the Ivy League season, the Yale men’s basketball team owned a sub-.500 record through six games for the first time in James […]

MEN’S BASKETBALL: Elis launch into penultimate weekend

Destiny is on the mind of the Yale men’s basketball team. With a one-game lead for third place in the conference standings and just two […]

MEN’S BASKETBALL: Mason’s return spoiled by Crimson

The stage was set for a dramatic return: Yale-Harvard. Primetime television. An opportunity for a statement win. For the first time in 55 games and […]