The 135th Playing of The Game: Half-Time Recap

The 135th Playing of The Game: Half-Time Recap

By Angela Xiao and Cristofer Zillo | Posted on, 1:56 p.m.

Both the Crimson and the Bulldogs got off to inauspicious starts on Saturday as their opening drives ended in error. But big plays powered the back-and-forth half as no team emerged completely dominant. Harvard opened the game by moving the ball into Yale’s end of the field thanks to the combination of senior starting quarterback Tom … Read more


Yale Rally Comes Up Short in Loss to Princeton

By Angela Xiao and Cristofer Zillo | Posted on, 5:23 p.m.

Falling behind 21–0 less than five minutes into the game, the Yale football team seemed poised to suffer a blowout loss to league-leading No. 11 Princeton. Instead, a late comeback effort by the Bulldogs turned a 42–7 hole into a two-score contest but Princeton ultimately clinched at least a share of the Ivy crown with … Read more


Bulldogs Blitz Bears 46–16

By Cristofer Zillo and Angela Xiao | Posted on, 6:04 p.m.

Taking on on Brown with a rookie quarterback making his first-career start, the Yale football team (4–3, 2–2 Ivy) cruised to victory in a 46–16 win over the lowly Bears (1–6, 0–4). Griffin O’Connor ’22 took his first collegiate snaps with remarkable ease as he threw for 436 yards and four touchdowns to place himself … Read more



Columbia Hands Yale Second Ivy Loss

By Angela Xiao and Cristofer Zillo | Posted on, 5:29 p.m.

With starting quarterback Kurt Rawlings ’20 out for the season, the Yale football team struggled to produce points as it was downed by costly errors and an inability to finish drives against a Columbia squad which claimed its first victory in conference play in a 17–10 win. “They outplayed us,” head coach Tony Reno said. … Read more


Football

Yale Wins 23–10 in Philly

By Joey Kamm | Posted on, 11:30 p.m.

The Yale football team returned to the place where it ignited a five-game win streak to capture the 2017 Ivy League title outright in hopes of rejuvenating its current championship aspirations. After winning a 24–19 comeback thriller over Penn a season ago, the Bulldogs (4–2, 2–1 Ivy) comfortably defeated the Quakers (4–2, 1–2) on Friday … Read more


Football

Yale Wins 23–10 in Philly

By Joey Kamm | Posted on, 11:30 p.m.

The Yale football team returned to the place where it ignited a five-game win streak to capture the 2017 Ivy League title outright in hopes of rejuvenating its current championship aspirations. After winning a 24–19 comeback thriller over Penn a season ago, the Bulldogs (4–2, 2–1 Ivy) comfortably defeated the Quakers (4–2, 1–2) on Friday … Read more


Yale Offense Shines in 35–28 Win over Mercer

By Cristofer Zillo and Angela Xiao | Posted on, 5:26 p.m.

Behind 564 yards of total offense and four passing touchdowns from quarterback Kurt Rawlings ’20, the Yale football team defeated Mercer 35–28 in its final non-conference game of the season.  Although the Bulldogs (3–2, 1–1 Ivy) jumped out to a three-score lead against the Bears (3–3, 2–1 Southern), the contest remained close through the final minutes … Read more


Yale Offense Shines in 35–28 Win over Mercer

By Cristofer Zillo and Angela Xiao | Posted on, 5:26 p.m.

Behind 564 yards of total offense and four passing touchdowns from quarterback Kurt Rawlings ’20, the Yale football team defeated Mercer 35–28 in its final non-conference game of the season.  Although the Bulldogs (3–2, 1–1 Ivy) jumped out to a three-score lead against the Bears (3–3, 2–1 Southern), the contest remained close through the final minutes … Read more


Dartmouth Dominates in 41–18 Yale Loss

By Angela Xiao and Cristofer Zillo | Posted on, 10:29 p.m.

The Yale football team tasted defeat for just the third time in its last 15 games after falling 41–18 at the hands of Dartmouth on Friday night. “We did the things that cost you football games,” head coach Tony Reno said. “At the end of the day, the margin for error is very slight in … Read more


Dartmouth Dominates in 41–18 Yale Loss

By Angela Xiao and Cristofer Zillo | Posted on, 10:29 p.m.

The Yale football team tasted defeat for just the third time in its last 15 games after falling 41–18 at the hands of Dartmouth on Friday night. “We did the things that cost you football games,” head coach Tony Reno said. “At the end of the day, the margin for error is very slight in … Read more


Football

Yale defeats No. 16 Maine at Yale Bowl

By Cristofer Zillo and Angela Xiao | Posted on, 6:14 p.m.

Coming off its first win of the season against Cornell last week, the Yale football team returned to New Haven to host Maine: the program which the Elis triumphed over in their first ever win at the Yale Bowl in 1915. With the Bulldog faithful in attendance, the Elis (2–1, 1–0 Ivy) thrashed the Black … Read more


Football

Yale defeats No. 16 Maine at Yale Bowl

By Cristofer Zillo and Angela Xiao | Posted on, 6:14 p.m.

Coming off its first win of the season against Cornell last week, the Yale football team returned to New Haven to host Maine: the program which the Elis triumphed over in their first ever win at the Yale Bowl in 1915. With the Bulldog faithful in attendance, the Elis (2–1, 1–0 Ivy) thrashed the Black … Read more


Football

Dudek ’21 makes FCS Pre-Season All-American team

Following a prolific rookie campaign in which he was named the Ivy League’s Rookie of the Year, running back Zane Dudek was chosen for the Pre-Season All-American squad by the FCS, landing on the second team.

Dudek has already compiled a busy resume after one season with the Bulldogs, helping Yale capture the Ivy League Championship last season by way of 113.3 yards per game and 16 total touchdowns in 2017.

Dudek was one of four Ivy League-ers to be named to the first or second team, along with Nick Miller of Penn and  Justice Shelton-Mosley and Larry Allen III of Harvard.

Dudek will take the field again on Sep. 15, when Yale opens the season against Holy Cross.


Football

Dudek ’21 makes FCS Pre-Season All-American team

Following a prolific rookie campaign in which he was named the Ivy League’s Rookie of the Year, running back Zane Dudek was chosen for the Pre-Season All-American squad by the FCS, landing on the second team.

Dudek has already compiled a busy resume after one season with the Bulldogs, helping Yale capture the Ivy League Championship last season by way of 113.3 yards per game and 16 total touchdowns in 2017.

Dudek was one of four Ivy League-ers to be named to the first or second team, along with Nick Miller of Penn and  Justice Shelton-Mosley and Larry Allen III of Harvard.

Dudek will take the field again on Sep. 15, when Yale opens the season against Holy Cross.


Men's Lacrosse

Albany’s Ierlan to transfer to Yale

By Cristofer Zillo | Posted on, 9:01 p.m.

The Yale men’s lacrosse team’s chance of repeating as the national champion got a lot better on Thursday. The Bulldogs enter 2019 with several holes to fill, none more important than at the faceoff X with midfielder Conor Mackie ’18 graduating. But if there was one player in the nation who could replace Mackie, Yale … Read more


Men's Lacrosse

Albany’s Ierlan to transfer to Yale

By Cristofer Zillo | Posted on, 9:01 p.m.

The Yale men’s lacrosse team’s chance of repeating as the national champion got a lot better on Thursday. The Bulldogs enter 2019 with several holes to fill, none more important than at the faceoff X with midfielder Conor Mackie ’18 graduating. But if there was one player in the nation who could replace Mackie, Yale … Read more


Yale routs Albany in NCAA Semifinals, advances to championship

By Cristofer Zillo | Posted on, 4:08 p.m.

After downing No. 6 Loyola 8–5 last weekend, the No. 3 Yale men’s lacrosse team advanced to its first Final Four in nearly three decades. With its sights set on an appearance in the National Championship game, a formidable and familiar opponent stood Yale’s way: No. 2 Albany. On a humid afternoon at Gillette Stadium, … Read more


Yale routs Albany in NCAA Semifinals, advances to championship

By Cristofer Zillo | Posted on, 4:08 p.m.

After downing No. 6 Loyola 8–5 last weekend, the No. 3 Yale men’s lacrosse team advanced to its first Final Four in nearly three decades. With its sights set on an appearance in the National Championship game, a formidable and familiar opponent stood Yale’s way: No. 2 Albany. On a humid afternoon at Gillette Stadium, … Read more


Basketball

Yale to host 2019 Ivy Madness

In preparation for the first ever Ivy League Basketball Tournaments two seasons ago, the Ivy League branded the 2017 regular season the “Path to the Palestra.” This coming season, the conference might instead pick a slogan like the “Journey to JLA.” The Ivy League announced on Thursday that the 2019 men’s and women’s basketball tournaments … Read more


Basketball

Yale to host 2019 Ivy Madness

In preparation for the first ever Ivy League Basketball Tournaments two seasons ago, the Ivy League branded the 2017 regular season the “Path to the Palestra.” This coming season, the conference might instead pick a slogan like the “Journey to JLA.” The Ivy League announced on Thursday that the 2019 men’s and women’s basketball tournaments … Read more


Baseball

Columbia clinches ILCS in 15-inning marathon

For the second straight day, a Yale pitcher threw a gem against the Ivy League’s best offense. But also for the second consecutive game, Yale’s batters struggled to score enough runs to reward its pitchers. The Elis lost the second game of the best-of-three Ivy League Championship Series against Columbia 2–1 after a 4–0 loss … Read more


Baseball

Columbia clinches ILCS in 15-inning marathon

For the second straight day, a Yale pitcher threw a gem against the Ivy League’s best offense. But also for the second consecutive game, Yale’s batters struggled to score enough runs to reward its pitchers. The Elis lost the second game of the best-of-three Ivy League Championship Series against Columbia 2–1 after a 4–0 loss … Read more


Baseball

Yale Falls to Columbia 4–0 in Ivy Championship opener

By Joey Kamm | Posted on, 3:13 p.m.

The Yale baseball team saw its NCAA Tournament hopes take a major hit as the Bulldogs (22–20, 15–6 Ivy) suffered a 4–0 loss to Columbia in the Game One of the 2018 Ivy League Championship Series. The Lions (19–27, 13–8), one of two Ancient Eight teams to win a series against the Elis this year, … Read more


Baseball

Yale Falls to Columbia 4–0 in Ivy Championship opener

By Joey Kamm | Posted on, 3:13 p.m.

The Yale baseball team saw its NCAA Tournament hopes take a major hit as the Bulldogs (22–20, 15–6 Ivy) suffered a 4–0 loss to Columbia in the Game One of the 2018 Ivy League Championship Series. The Lions (19–27, 13–8), one of two Ancient Eight teams to win a series against the Elis this year, … Read more


Baseball

Five stats you should know ahead of the Ivy League Championship Series

The reigning Ivy League champion Yale baseball team will have the opportunity to punch its ticket to its second consecutive NCAA Tournament this week when it takes on Columbia in the Ivy League Championship Series. Posting the best conference record in the regular season, the Bulldogs will host every game of the best-of-three series. Games … Read more


Baseball

Five stats you should know ahead of the Ivy League Championship Series

The reigning Ivy League champion Yale baseball team will have the opportunity to punch its ticket to its second consecutive NCAA Tournament this week when it takes on Columbia in the Ivy League Championship Series. Posting the best conference record in the regular season, the Bulldogs will host every game of the best-of-three series. Games … Read more


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

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

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 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


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