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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


Men's Basketball

Yale heads into second half down 19

Penn heads into the locker room with a 44–25 advantage at the half in the Ivy League Tournament semifinal, as Yale floundered on both offense and defense. The Quakers’ best player, A.J. Brodeur, torched the Bulldogs for 17 points and eight rebounds in the first 20 minutes, while the Elis’ First-Team All-Ivy counterpart, guard Miye … Read more


Men's Basketball

Yale heads into second half down 19

Penn heads into the locker room with a 44–25 advantage at the half in the Ivy League Tournament semifinal, as Yale floundered on both offense and defense. The Quakers’ best player, A.J. Brodeur, torched the Bulldogs for 17 points and eight rebounds in the first 20 minutes, while the Elis’ First-Team All-Ivy counterpart, guard Miye … Read more


Men's Basketball

Harvard blows past Cornell

The Harvard men’s basketball team opened the second-annual Ivy tournament by handling business against Cornell. The No. 1 seed Crimson battled through a highly contested first half before running away with its semifinal matchup in a 74–55 final. Ivy League Player of the Year Seth Towns posted a double-double with 24 points and 12 rebounds, … Read more


Men's Basketball

Harvard blows past Cornell

The Harvard men’s basketball team opened the second-annual Ivy tournament by handling business against Cornell. The No. 1 seed Crimson battled through a highly contested first half before running away with its semifinal matchup in a 74–55 final. Ivy League Player of the Year Seth Towns posted a double-double with 24 points and 12 rebounds, … Read more


Bulldogs down Quakers on buzzer-beater

Down by one to the Ivy League’s number one team with just 3.4 seconds remaining in the game, head coach James Jones reached deep into his bag of tricks. Yale inbounded the ball across the court to guard Miye Oni ’20. The sophomore guard collected the pass and drove to the basket before dishing it … Read more


Bulldogs down Quakers on buzzer-beater

Down by one to the Ivy League’s number one team with just 3.4 seconds remaining in the game, head coach James Jones reached deep into his bag of tricks. Yale inbounded the ball across the court to guard Miye Oni ’20. The sophomore guard collected the pass and drove to the basket before dishing it … Read more


Softball struggles in opening weekend

By Matthew Mister | Posted on, 11:34 a.m.

Early-season trips down south have not ended well in recent years for the Yale softball team. Usually playing talented teams in their season openers, the Bulldogs have not won their first game of the season since 2012. That streak continued this past weekend as Yale dropped its first four games of the year at the … Read more


Softball struggles in opening weekend

By Matthew Mister | Posted on, 11:34 a.m.

Early-season trips down south have not ended well in recent years for the Yale softball team. Usually playing talented teams in their season openers, the Bulldogs have not won their first game of the season since 2012. That streak continued this past weekend as Yale dropped its first four games of the year at the … Read more


Bulldogs move into tie for third in Ivy League

With its second win of the weekend, the Yale Men’s Basketball team climbed from sixth to third in the Ivy League standings in just two days. After an 88–84 victory over Columbia last night, the Bulldogs returned to John J. Lee Amphitheater and defeated Cornell 74–65, controlling the game from the opening tip to the … Read more


Bulldogs move into tie for third in Ivy League

With its second win of the weekend, the Yale Men’s Basketball team climbed from sixth to third in the Ivy League standings in just two days. After an 88–84 victory over Columbia last night, the Bulldogs returned to John J. Lee Amphitheater and defeated Cornell 74–65, controlling the game from the opening tip to the … Read more