• Women’s Swim and Dive Named 2016-17 Mid-Major Champions
    May 24, 2017
    The Yale women’s swimming and diving team was recognized as CollegeSwimming’s 2016-17 Mid-Major Champion alongside Denver University. This was the Bulldogs’ first Mid-Major title and an outcome of a stellar 2016-17 season, including the program’s first Ivy League title in two decades.
  • Six Elis Ready to Compete at NCAA East Prelims
    May 24, 2017
    The Yale men’s track and field team will have six athletes in competition at the NCAA East Preliminaries in Lexington, Ky., this weekend. The six, who qualified by having top-48 marks in their respective events over the course of the season, will compete this weekend to advance to the quarterfinals of the NCAA Championships. This is the second consecutive year to qualify to the prelims for four out of the six Bulldogs, and their previous experience should prove beneficial to them heading into this weekend’s meet.
  • Bulldogs Fourth in 2016-17 Mid-Major Rankings
    May 24, 2017
    The Yale men’s swimming and diving team was ranked fourth in CollegeSwimming’s 2016-17 Mid-Major rankings. The Bulldogs finished runner-up in the Ivy League dual meet season with their best dual meet record in over a decade.
  • No. 9 Bulldogs Have High Hopes At NCAA Championship
    May 24, 2017
    Earning a berth in the NCAA Championship has become almost an annual rite for the Yale women’s crew. The Bulldogs have done it now in 17 of the last 18 years. During that stretch, Yale has enjoyed quite a bit of success, more often than not finishing in the upper half of the team point standings. Will Porter, The Friends Of YWC Head Coach of the Bulldogs, though, believes there is still another level the program can attain.
  • 4 Bulldogs Named USILA All-Americans
    May 24, 2017
    The honors continue to pour in for the 2017 Ivy League men’s lacrosse regular season and tournament champions. Four Yale players were named to the USILA Nike All-America teams, while two Bulldogs were picked for the North-South Senior All-Star Game.
  • Pro Bulldogs Have Great 2016-17
    May 23, 2017
    Eighteen former Bulldogs laced up the skates in eight different countries this past winter, and many made a tremendous impact at the professional level.
  • Bulldogs Sit in 3rd at Sperry Women's Western Semifinal
    May 23, 2017
    After a long day with only four races completed due to thunderstorms, the Yale Women’s Sailing Team sits in third place at the ICSA Western Semifinal Championship. Only eight points out of first after four races, the Bulldogs may be able to make up this margin when racing resumes tomorrow. After tomorrow, the top nine teams from each semi-final will advance to the final round. Once in final round, a new regatta will begin with no previous scores carrying over.
  • Bulldogs Add Games Against Holy Cross Saturday
    May 23, 2017
    The Ivy League Champion Yale baseball team has added a pair of games to its schedule. The Bulldogs will play a doubleheader (two nine-inning games) at Holy Cross this Saturday. First pitch of game one is set for 3:00 p.m.
  • No. 3 Bulldogs to Compete in National Semi-Final
    May 22, 2017
    The Yale women's sailing team will be heading down to Charleston, S.C., to compete in the Sperry College Sailing Women's National Semi-Final and Final Championship this upcoming week. The event will be hosted by the College of Charleston at the J. Stewart Walker Sailing Center in Mount Pleasant, S.C., and the South Atlantic Intercollegiate Sailing Association. After two seasons of intense racing, this regatta will feature the top teams in the country, vying for the women's national title.
  • Schmiede, Miller Share Nellie Pratt Elliot Award
    May 21, 2017
    Frances Schmiede, one of the most decorated middle distance runners in the history of Yale women’s track, and fencer Katherine Miller, an All-American who represented Brazil at the 2016 Olympics, are the recipients of the 2017 Nellie Pratt Elliot Award, the most prestigious athletic award given to a senior female at Yale. The award was presented at today’s Class Day exercises.
  • Hayden, Randon Share Mallory Award
    May 18, 2017
    John Hayden, a National Hockey League player and former collegiate all-conference player, and record-breaking runner James Randon have been selected as co-recipients of the 2017 William Neely Mallory Award, the most prestigious athletic award given to a senior male at Yale. The award was presented today at Class Day ceremonies by athletics director Tom Beckett.
  • Yale Honors Six Seniors and One Team with Awards at Senior Student-Athlete Reception
    May 20, 2017
    Six seniors and one team were honored by the Yale Athletics Department with awards at the annual senior student-athlete reception Saturday afternoon at the Lanman Center in Payne Whitney Gymnasium. The men’s fencing team earned the Brodhead Award for highest team grade point average. Emily Barnes (Louisville, Colo.) of the women’s cross country and track & field teams and Jackson Stallings (Moore, Okla.) of the football team were the recipients of the Ford Student-Athlete Community Outreach Award. Barnes and Frederick Muth (Los Angeles, Calif.) of the men’s fencing team were the recipients of the Kiphuth Student-Athlete Distinction Award. Mackenzie Franklin (Austin, Texas) of the women’s swimming & diving team and Denzell Jobson (Brooklyn, N.Y.) of the men’s track & field team were the recipients of the Meyer Humanitarian Award. Robin Molen-Grigull (Sydney, Australia) of the heavyweight crew team was the recipient of the Amanda Walton Award.
  • Morgan Named Associate Head Coach with Kunlun Red Star
    May 23, 2017
    Rob Morgan, who spent the past two seasons as associate head coach of the Yale women’s ice hockey team, has been named associate head coach of the Kunlun Red Star women’s ice hockey team based in China. Morgan was hired by Red Star’s Chief Coach, Digit Murphy, the former head coach at Brown.
  • Recruiting Class Receives Honor
    May 22, 2017
    For the ninth year in a row, Yale volleyball's incoming class has been recognized as one of the nation's best by Prepvolleyball. The Yale Class of 2021 — Kathryn Attar, Yurika Boyd, McKenzie Cooke, Destiny Daniel, and Chiara Spain — received Highest Honorable Mention from the online website, making it one of the top 55 recruiting classes in the nation. Other programs receiving the same honor include defending National Champion Stanford, Washington, Florida, and Pepperdine.
  • Men’s Swimming and Diving Welcomes Class of 2021
    May 19, 2017
    The Yale men’s swimming and diving team will welcome eight new team members into the family for the upcoming 2017-18 season. The student-athletes include six swimmers and two divers, bringing a variety of experiences and covering a wide range of events. They will work alongside their new teammates in continuing the legacy and success of Yale’s storied program.
  • Yale Varsity Gets First-Team All-Ivy
    May 19, 2017
    The Yale Heavyweight varsity oarsmen are coming off a third straight EARC Sprints Championship and a perfect dual racing season. The victory at Worcester last Sunday gave nine in that boat first-team All-Ivy League status.
  • Four Bulldogs Invited To U23 National Team Selection Camp
    May 19, 2017
    The rowing season won’t end for four Bulldogs following the NCAA Championship next week. Julia Sesler, Daisy Mazzio-Manson, Marybeth Swords and Alison Nordell have been accepted to the Women’s Under-23 National Team Selection Camp.
  • Three Seniors Qualify for NCAA East Prelims
    May 19, 2017
    On Thursday, the NCAA DI Track and Field Committee released the list of athletes who have qualified to compete in the NCAA Division I East Preliminary Round next week in Lexington, Ky. From the hundreds of DI schools and thousands of athletes across the eastern region, only the top 48 competitors in each event are selected to participate. This year, three Bulldogs, all seniors on the team, will make the trip to the University of Kentucky for this prestigious meet next weekend May 25-27.
  • Eight Bulldogs Earn All-Ivy; Stuper Named Ivy Coach of the Year
    May 18, 2017
    Two days after capturing the Ivy League Championship, the Yale baseball program earned numerous individual honors.
  • Five Bulldogs Earn All-Ivy Recognition
    May 18, 2017
    The Yale softball team enjoyed a successful 2017 season, and five players who played key roles have been recognized by the Ivy League. Catcher Madison Sack, who led the team with seven home runs, and third baseman Allison Skinner, who batted nearly .400 in 20 league games, each earned first team All-Ivy recognition. Second baseman Laina Do, outfielder Shelby Kennedy and pitcher/utility player Francesca Casalino were named to the second team.
  • Jennifer Davis Elected Captain for 2017-2018 Season
    May 18, 2017
    Rising senior Jennifer Davis has been elected captain of the Yale women’s squash team for the 2017-2018 season, as announced at the 2017 Women’s Squash Banquet.
  • Dana Klein Named 2017-18 Track & Field Captain
    May 16, 2017
    The women’s track and field team convened last Wednesday to honor its athletes for yet another successful season coming to a close. At this banquet, the athletes voted on who would be captain for the upcoming 2017-18 season, selecting junior distance runner Dana Klein.
  • Holmes, Rizzo, Schmiede Honored at Team Banquet
    May 16, 2017
    This past Wednesday the Yale women’s track and field team held its annual banquet to honor its athletes for another successful season. At this banquet, the team honors some of its finest athletes with three special awards: the Lee Calhoun Award, the James Stack Award and the Stroube Family Award. This year’s list of recipients includes all three athletes that set Yale records, among other amazing accomplishments this season.
  • Six Bulldogs Qualify to NCAA East Prelims
    May 18, 2017
    Six members of the Yale men’s track and field team qualified for the NCAA East Preliminaries this weekend in Lexington, Kentucky. Qualification is based on the season-best marks of each athlete in their respective event, with the top 48 in the region qualifying for the regional preliminary meet. The results of the Prelims determine who advances to the quarterfinals and, eventually, the NCAA Championships in Eugene, Oregon.
  • 7 Bulldogs Get NEILA Honors
    May 16, 2017
    Seven Bulldogs were selected for the 2017 New England Intercollegiate Lacrosse Association All-Star Team after helping Yale win Ivy League regular season and tournament championships. In addition, the leading scorer, Ben Reeves, was named NEILA Player of the Year.
  • Bulldogs Win Ivy League Championship
    May 16, 2017
    After winning the league title, the Bulldogs punched a ticket the NCAA Tournament.
  • Bulldogs Earn At-Large Bid To NCAA Championship
    May 16, 2017
    There wasn’t a lot of drama when the Yale women’s crew gathered at Gilder Boathouse to watch the women’s rowing selection show. The Bulldogs were quite confident that their resume was strong enough to earn one of 11 at-large selections to the NCAA Championship. Still, there was a little bit of relief when Yale flashed on the screen. The Bulldogs will be one of 22 crews competing for the national championship on May 26-28 at Mercer County Park in New Jersey.
  • Lu, Bulldogs Recognized by ITA
    May 17, 2017
    The accolades continue to roll in for the Yale men’s tennis team, with the Intercollegiate Tennis Association recognizing the team in multiple areas as part of its year-end awards announcement on Monday.
  • Reeves Named 2018 Captain
    May 16, 2017
    The 2017 Yale men’s lacrosse team won Ivy League regular season and tournament championships and were voted New England Champions as well. Today, the Bulldogs gathered to pick a captain and hand out their association awards.
  • Randon Breaks Yale Record in 1500-Meter Run
    May 16, 2017
    Senior James Randon broke his own Yale record in the 1500-meter run at the Swarthmore Final Qualifier at Swarthmore College yesterday, running a blistering 3:37.93 in the event.
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