August 29, 2014
Lynn Tilton ’81 to Receive ITA’s Highest Honor
The Intercollegiate Tennis Association (ITA) will be honoring Lynn Tilton ’81 with the 2014 ITA Achievement Award at a ceremony hosted by the International Tennis Hall of Fame (ITHF) at the Grant Hyatt Hotel in New York on Friday, Sept. 5. This award is the ITA's highest honor, and, according to the ITA, for 21 years it has gone to men and women in the world of varsity tennis who have achieved excellence in their chosen careers. The honor recognizes both professional success and contributions to society, made either as a direct result of a career, or through humanitarian efforts. Tilton, now a highly successful businesswoman, earned one major letter and one minor letter for the Yale women's tennis team.

August 28, 2014
Bulldogs Recognized in Preseason Polls
Thanks to the return of all of its top seven runners and the addition of its most impressive recruiting class ever, the Yale men’s cross country team is entering the 2014 season with especially high expectations. On Tuesday, the U.S. Track and Field and Cross Country Coaches Association appeared to validate those high expectations, ranking Yale as the fifth-best team in the Northeast Region in its preseason poll. Perhaps even more notably, the Bulldogs also received six votes in the national preseason poll—making them one of just 10 teams outside of the top 30 to receive votes.

August 28, 2014
Harder Named Assistant Coach
Olli Harder, who has international coaching experience, has been named an assistant coach at Yale.

August 26, 2014
Blue 8 Days Into Pre-Season
They have had cool, comfortable weather at varying practice times over the first eight days of workouts, so the 2014 Yale football team should be ready to tackle some higher temperatures and the start of classes as opening day gets closer.

August 26, 2014
Dick, Earnshaw Join Coaching Staff
There will be two new faces on the Yale sideline this fall. Stuart Dick and Eleri Earnshaw have joined head Rudy Meredith’s staff as assistant coaches.

August 24, 2014
Talented Core and Solid Freshman Class Look to Boost Bulldogs
With an impressive group of freshmen joining an already accomplished core of strong runners, the Yale men’s cross country team appears poised to record its best season in recent memory in 2014. The Elis have improved notably during the past few seasons. Last season, 10 Bulldogs set personal records at the Ivy League Heptagonal Championships (Heps) as the team finished fifth—its best finish at the meet since 2006.

August 25, 2014
Tompkins To Step Down As Men’s Soccer Coach At End Of Season; Will Remain With Athletic Department
Brian Tompkins, the second winningest men’s soccer coach in Yale history, will step down as head coach at the end of 2014 season. He will remain with the Athletic Department as an administrator, starting in November.

August 21, 2014
Andrea Cofrin Joins Phillips’ Coaching Staff
Andrea Cofrin, who led Saint Anselm to its first NCAA Tournament appearance last season, has joined the Yale women’s lacrosse staff as an assistant coach. Anne Phillips, Yale’s Joel E. Smilow, Class of 1954 Head Coach of Women’s Lacrosse, made the announcement Thursday.

August 20, 2014
Parsley, Tingley Join Stuper’s Staff
Pam Stuper, Yale’s Caroline Ruth Thompson ’02 Head Coach of Field Hockey, has made two additions to her staff for the 2014 season -- and they both bring national team experience to the sideline. Nikki Parsley, a former All-American at Northwestern who also has played for Team USA, and Sue Tingley, who played in more than 100 international matches for the Canadian Women’s National Team, have joined the Bulldogs.

August 20, 2014
Goodwin Welcomes Talented Class of 2018
Yale softball coach Jen Goodwin is excited to announce the addition of five student-athletes this fall. All five can play multiple positions and have strong high school and travel team credentials.

August 20, 2014
America’s Most Famous College Rivalry Returns to World’s Most Famous Arena
America’s most storied collegiate rivals return to Madison Square Garden for their second annual “Rivalry on Ice” hockey game on January 10, 2015.

August 19, 2014
Yale Strong at Women's Amateur
Four members of Yale women’s golf participated in the opening rounds of the Aug. 4-10 U.S. Women’s Amateur Championship, held in Glen Cove, N.Y., at Nassau Country Club. Yale, sending four golfers, was the second most represented institution at the event behind USC. The championship is considered to be the largest female amateur golf event in the nation. Yale captain Marika Liu, assistant coach Taylor Babcock, and incoming freshmen Jayshree Sarathy and Jennifer Peng represented Yale.

August 19, 2014
Murray, Parchman Earn IWLCA Academic Honor Roll Recognition
Two members of the Yale women’s lacrosse team, Meghan Murray ’14 and Kallie Parchman ’14, were named to the IWLCA Academic Honor Roll on Tuesday. The Honor Roll recognizes student-athletes who have achieved at least junior status academically and have a cumulative grade point average or 3.50 or greater. This is the second straight year that both Murray and Parchman have earned this honor.

August 19, 2014
Fall 2014 Season Around the Corner
With the fall season around the corner, the women’s sailing team will be returning to Yale in just a few days to begin pre-season training.

August 17, 2014
Football Practice Begins
The Bulldogs are back in town. Yale Football’s first official on-field practice is set for Tuesday at 3:30 p.m. on Clint Frank Field, which is located next to the baseball stadium.

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