Behind the Venue: Two decades of Johnson Field

For 20 years, Johnson Field has been home to Yale field hockey and has functioned as a unique space for women’s sports at Yale. From 2000 to 2008, it also housed Yale women’s lacrosse.

An illustration of Johnson and the players playing at the field named after him.
FIELD HOCKEY: Katie Pieterse ’23 interns for three different organizations while on leave

Ask any Yale student to define their true passion, and the most likely response would include a blank expression and brief stumble in the conversation. […]

FIELD HOCKEY: Elis close out season with win against Brown

The Yale field hockey team capped off its 2019 season with a resounding 4–1 victory against Ivy foe Brown. Coming off a perfect two-win weekend, […]

FIELD HOCKEY: Yale downs Columbia, Merrimack

The Yale field hockey team emerged victorious in both of its contests this weekend, defeating Columbia on Friday and Merrimack on Sunday. Yale (6–10, 2–4 […]

FIELD HOCKEY: Elis drop another game in Ivy play

The Yale field hockey team suffered its fourth conference loss of the season against Penn on Saturday, falling by a score of 4–2. Coming off […]

FIELD HOCKEY: Yale looks to extend win streak against Penn

After winning both of its games last weekend, the Yale field hockey team will travel to Philadelphia on Saturday to face Penn in its fifth […]

FIELD HOCKEY: Yale sweeps first weekend this season

After losing six consecutive games by one goal, the Yale field hockey team seized victories over Dartmouth and Quinnipiac over the weekend. Yale (4–9, 1–3 […]

FIELD HOCKEY: Elis fall to Cornell in another one-goal loss

The Yale field hockey team suffered its fifth consecutive one-goal loss after falling 2–1 to No. 24 Cornell at Johnson Field on Saturday. Yale (2–8, […]

FIELD HOCKEY: Elis suffer third and fourth one-goal losses

The Yale field hockey team suffered two one-goal defeats against Princeton and Drexel this weekend, bringing their tally of consecutive one-goal losses to four. On […]

FIELD HOCKEY: Field hockey posts winless weekend

With losses against both Harvard and Hofstra this weekend, the Yale field hockey team failed to build upon the momentum it established through a dominant […]

FIELD HOCKEY: Yale blanks Wagner in dominant win

After a disappointing pair of losses against Virginia and Liberty, Yale field hockey proved their prowess with a resounding 6–0 win against the Wagner Seahawks […]