Men's Lacrosse

Elis beat Loyola 8–5 to advance to Final Four

Men's Lacrosse

Elis beat Loyola 8–5 to advance to Final Four

By Jane Miller | Posted on, 2:56 p.m.

In his 15 years as the head coach of Yale men’s lacrosse, Andy Shay has brought the program to national prominence, but one objective has always eluded the Bulldogs. Although Yale has appeared in six of the last seven NCAA Tournaments and held the No. 1 ranking in the nation for part of the regular … Read more


Men's Lacrosse

Keys to the game: How Yale advances to its first Final Four since 1990

The Yale men’s lacrosse team has not made the NCAA Final Four since 1990. On Saturday, the No. 3 Bulldogs have a chance to punch their ticket when they take on No. 6 Loyola in the quarterfinal. Led by Tewaaraton Award finalist Pat Spencer and a top-notch defense, the Greyhounds — who have never lost … Read more


Men's Lacrosse

Scouting Loyola: The five things you need to know about Yale’s quarterfinal opponent

The No. 3 Yale men’s lacrosse team will make the program’s fourth appearance in an NCAA quarterfinal this Saturday when it takes on No. 6 Loyola in Hempstead, New York at noon. The Greyhounds enter Saturday’s game after a 14–12 win over Virginia in the first round. The Patriot League champions share a lot in … Read more



Men's Basketball

Yates signs with Richmond as a graduate transfer

As Yale’s senior class prepares for graduation on Monday, most graduates plan to spend the coming years doing something vastly different than they did in college. But for Yale men’s basketball journeyman Noah Yates ’18, the next year or two will resemble his time in New Haven. The University of Richmond announced Wednesday that Yates … Read more


Crew

Heavyweight crew makes it four straight at EARC Sprints

Last June, the Yale heavyweight crew captured its first national championship in program history. After their first four races of 2018, the Bulldogs seemed destined to make another splash at nationals this June. On Sunday, they continued to build on a strong start to the season. The Elis claimed their fourth straight Eastern Association of … Read more


Crew

Heavyweight crew makes it four straight at EARC Sprints

Last June, the Yale heavyweight crew captured its first national championship in program history. After their first four races of 2018, the Bulldogs seemed destined to make another splash at nationals this June. On Sunday, they continued to build on a strong start to the season. The Elis claimed their fourth straight Eastern Association of … Read more


Crew

Women’s crew captures Ivy title

In head coach Will Porter’s 19 years leading the Yale women’s crew, the Bulldogs have placed in the top five at NCAAs four times and won three Eastern Sprints. But Sunday was a first for Porter and the Elis, as Yale won its first ever Ancient Eight overall points title. The Ivy League Championships — … Read more


Crew

Women’s crew captures Ivy title

In head coach Will Porter’s 19 years leading the Yale women’s crew, the Bulldogs have placed in the top five at NCAAs four times and won three Eastern Sprints. But Sunday was a first for Porter and the Elis, as Yale won its first ever Ancient Eight overall points title. The Ivy League Championships — … Read more


Baseball

Elis secure home field for championship series

For the second straight year, the Yale baseball team will host the Ivy League Championship Series after clinching the conference regular season title this past weekend. The Bulldogs went 1–2 in a home series against Penn that secured the regular season crown. Although Yale dropped both games on Sunday, Friday’s victory proved enough to lock … Read more


Baseball

Elis secure home field for championship series

For the second straight year, the Yale baseball team will host the Ivy League Championship Series after clinching the conference regular season title this past weekend. The Bulldogs went 1–2 in a home series against Penn that secured the regular season crown. Although Yale dropped both games on Sunday, Friday’s victory proved enough to lock … Read more


Men's Lacrosse

Morrill, Reeves lift Yale into NCAA quarterfinal

By Cristofer Zillo | Posted on, 3:10 p.m.

The Yale men’s lacrosse team entered the first round of the NCAA Tournament on Saturday having posted a meager 1–5 recond in its last six NCAA Tournament games, with three of those losses coming by a single goal. After falling to Cornell in the Ivy League championship last weekend, the No. 3 Bulldogs (14–3, 8–1 … Read more


Men's Lacrosse

Morrill, Reeves lift Yale into NCAA quarterfinal

By Cristofer Zillo | Posted on, 3:10 p.m.

The Yale men’s lacrosse team entered the first round of the NCAA Tournament on Saturday having posted a meager 1–5 recond in its last six NCAA Tournament games, with three of those losses coming by a single goal. After falling to Cornell in the Ivy League championship last weekend, the No. 3 Bulldogs (14–3, 8–1 … Read more


Men's Lacrosse

Bulldogs fall to Cornell in Ivy title game

The No. 1 Yale men’s lacrosse team entered Sunday’s Ivy League championship riding a six-game winning streak, having scored at least 14 goals in all six of those wins. But the three-time Ivy League Tournament champion could not replicate its offensive magic on Sunday, as the Bulldogs fell 14–8 to No. 9 Cornell. Yale was … Read more


Men's Lacrosse

Bulldogs fall to Cornell in Ivy title game

The No. 1 Yale men’s lacrosse team entered Sunday’s Ivy League championship riding a six-game winning streak, having scored at least 14 goals in all six of those wins. But the three-time Ivy League Tournament champion could not replicate its offensive magic on Sunday, as the Bulldogs fell 14–8 to No. 9 Cornell. Yale was … Read more


Men's Lacrosse

No. 1 Elis beat Penn 21–6 to advance to Ivy Championship

By Jane Miller | Posted on, 10:14 p.m.

The No. 1 Yale men’s lacrosse team will advance to the Ivy League Championship game for the fourth straight year, after dominating Penn 21–6 in Friday night’s 2018 tournament semifinal. Last year, when the Bulldogs (12–2, 6–0 Ivy) and the Quakers (7–8, 3–3) faced off in the semifinals, the back-and-forth nailbiter was decided by a … Read more


Men's Lacrosse

No. 1 Elis beat Penn 21–6 to advance to Ivy Championship

By Jane Miller | Posted on, 10:14 p.m.

The No. 1 Yale men’s lacrosse team will advance to the Ivy League Championship game for the fourth straight year, after dominating Penn 21–6 in Friday night’s 2018 tournament semifinal. Last year, when the Bulldogs (12–2, 6–0 Ivy) and the Quakers (7–8, 3–3) faced off in the semifinals, the back-and-forth nailbiter was decided by a … Read more


Men's Lacrosse

No. 1 Yale crushes Harvard to finish Ivy play undefeated

By Cristofer Zillo | Posted on, 12:38 p.m.

With the last four regular season meetings between the Yale and Harvard men’s lacrosse teams decided by just one goal and the Crimson in need of a win to secure a spot in next weekend’s Ivy League Tournament, Saturday’s 101st playing of Yale-Harvard seemed destined to be a close game. But instead, the No. 1 … Read more


Men's Lacrosse

No. 1 Yale crushes Harvard to finish Ivy play undefeated

By Cristofer Zillo | Posted on, 12:38 p.m.

With the last four regular season meetings between the Yale and Harvard men’s lacrosse teams decided by just one goal and the Crimson in need of a win to secure a spot in next weekend’s Ivy League Tournament, Saturday’s 101st playing of Yale-Harvard seemed destined to be a close game. But instead, the No. 1 … Read more


Women's Basketball

Yale makes history with WBI title

By Cristofer Zillo and Jimmy Chen | Posted on, 11:35 p.m.

Nineteen days earlier, the Yale women’s basketball team walked off the court after a demoralizing defeat against Princeton in the first round of the Ivy League Tournament. On Thursday, the Elis celebrated as they became the lone women’s team in conference history to claim a postseason tournament title. The Bulldogs (19–13, 8–6 Ivy) took on … Read more


Women's Basketball

Yale makes history with WBI title

By Cristofer Zillo and Jimmy Chen | Posted on, 11:35 p.m.

Nineteen days earlier, the Yale women’s basketball team walked off the court after a demoralizing defeat against Princeton in the first round of the Ivy League Tournament. On Thursday, the Elis celebrated as they became the lone women’s team in conference history to claim a postseason tournament title. The Bulldogs (19–13, 8–6 Ivy) took on … Read more


Women's Basketball

Bulldogs advance to WBI semifinals

By Cristofer Zillo and Jimmy Chen | Posted on, 9:33 p.m.

After a solid performance against Northeastern in the first round of the Women’s Basketball Invitational last Thursday, the Yale women’s basketball team advanced to the second round with a chance to reach a milestone the program had not achieved in three decades. The Elis pulled away early against Binghamton, controlling the tempo and forcing numerous … Read more


Women's Basketball

Bulldogs advance to WBI semifinals

By Cristofer Zillo and Jimmy Chen | Posted on, 9:33 p.m.

After a solid performance against Northeastern in the first round of the Women’s Basketball Invitational last Thursday, the Yale women’s basketball team advanced to the second round with a chance to reach a milestone the program had not achieved in three decades. The Elis pulled away early against Binghamton, controlling the tempo and forcing numerous … Read more


Men's Basketball

Three reasons why Yale will make the Big Dance in 2019

By Matthew Mister | Posted on, 9:58 a.m.

March 17 marks the two-year anniversary of the Yale men’s basketball team’s first ever win in the NCAA Tournament. Since the 79–75 victory over Baylor, the Bulldogs have finished third in the Ivy League and missed the Big Dance each of the last two seasons. But with a healthy, experienced lineup, the 2019 Elis possess … Read more


Men's Basketball

Three reasons why Yale will make the Big Dance in 2019

By Matthew Mister | Posted on, 9:58 a.m.

March 17 marks the two-year anniversary of the Yale men’s basketball team’s first ever win in the NCAA Tournament. Since the 79–75 victory over Baylor, the Bulldogs have finished third in the Ivy League and missed the Big Dance each of the last two seasons. But with a healthy, experienced lineup, the 2019 Elis possess … Read more


Bulldogs advance in WBI playoffs

By Jimmy Chen | Posted on, 9:48 p.m.

Marking its first-ever appearance in the Women’s Basketball Invitational, the Yale women’s basketball team avenged a disappointing performance in the Ivy League Tournament with a solid, first-round victory over Northeastern in the WBI. The game versus the Huskies also marked the Bulldogs’ first postseason action since the Women’s National Invitation Tournament in 2011. On Thursday, … Read more


Bulldogs advance in WBI playoffs

By Jimmy Chen | Posted on, 9:48 p.m.

Marking its first-ever appearance in the Women’s Basketball Invitational, the Yale women’s basketball team avenged a disappointing performance in the Ivy League Tournament with a solid, first-round victory over Northeastern in the WBI. The game versus the Huskies also marked the Bulldogs’ first postseason action since the Women’s National Invitation Tournament in 2011. On Thursday, … Read more


Men's Hockey

Walsh ’19 voted next Yale captain

By Matthew Mister | Posted on, 10:59 a.m.

Coming off of an eighth-place finish in the ECAC, the Yale men’s hockey team — which gave up 2.66 goals per game last year — has selected a blueliner to captain the team next year. Yale announced on Wednesday that defender Anthony Walsh ’19 was elected by teammates to lead the 2018–19 Bulldogs. Walsh played … Read more


Men's Hockey

Walsh ’19 voted next Yale captain

By Matthew Mister | Posted on, 10:59 a.m.

Coming off of an eighth-place finish in the ECAC, the Yale men’s hockey team — which gave up 2.66 goals per game last year — has selected a blueliner to captain the team next year. Yale announced on Wednesday that defender Anthony Walsh ’19 was elected by teammates to lead the 2018–19 Bulldogs. Walsh played … Read more


Men's Basketball

Quakers Earn Ivy League’s Bid to NCAAs

After two blowouts in the semifinal round of the 2018 Ivy Tournament, the Ancient Eight finally received a game worthy of championship implications in the league’s final game of the season. In a meeting of regular season co-champions, Penn defeated Harvard in a 68–65 clash of the clear top-two teams in the conference. The Quakers … Read more


Men's Basketball

Quakers Earn Ivy League’s Bid to NCAAs

After two blowouts in the semifinal round of the 2018 Ivy Tournament, the Ancient Eight finally received a game worthy of championship implications in the league’s final game of the season. In a meeting of regular season co-champions, Penn defeated Harvard in a 68–65 clash of the clear top-two teams in the conference. The Quakers … Read more


Women's Basketball

Yale falls to No. 1 Princeton

By Cristofer Zillo and Jimmy Chen | Posted on, 9:25 p.m.

The Yale women’s basketball team arrived at the Palestra with confidence, dismissing the idea of being an underdog. However, Princeton played like the No. 1 seed for 40 minutes, stomping out every Bulldog run and erasing the Elis’ hopes of an NCAA Tournament appearance. The No. 4 Elis fell to the Tigers in the semifinal … Read more


Women's Basketball

Yale falls to No. 1 Princeton

By Cristofer Zillo and Jimmy Chen | Posted on, 9:25 p.m.

The Yale women’s basketball team arrived at the Palestra with confidence, dismissing the idea of being an underdog. However, Princeton played like the No. 1 seed for 40 minutes, stomping out every Bulldog run and erasing the Elis’ hopes of an NCAA Tournament appearance. The No. 4 Elis fell to the Tigers in the semifinal … Read more


Women's Basketball

Yale trails 39–23 after two quarters

By Jimmy Chen and Cristofer Zillo | Posted on, 7:18 p.m.

The Bulldogs head into halftime trailing the Tigers, 39–23. Yale’s lack of execution on offense and superior post play by Princeton have been the story heading into the locker room. The most glaring stat of the first half for Yale has been the rebounding disparity between the two teams. The Tigers hold a 27–10 lead … Read more


Women's Basketball

Yale trails 39–23 after two quarters

By Jimmy Chen and Cristofer Zillo | Posted on, 7:18 p.m.

The Bulldogs head into halftime trailing the Tigers, 39–23. Yale’s lack of execution on offense and superior post play by Princeton have been the story heading into the locker room. The most glaring stat of the first half for Yale has been the rebounding disparity between the two teams. The Tigers hold a 27–10 lead … Read more


Men's Basketball

Elis fall to Penn in Ivy Tournament

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 program’s second NCAA tournament in three seasons. But with every passing minute of the Bulldogs’ Ivy Tournament semifinal matchup against Penn, the Elis’ unfortunate fate seemed to crystallize before their … Read more


Men's Basketball

Elis fall to Penn in Ivy Tournament

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 program’s second NCAA tournament in three seasons. But with every passing minute of the Bulldogs’ Ivy Tournament semifinal matchup against Penn, the Elis’ unfortunate fate seemed to crystallize before their … Read more