May 26, 2016
11 Bulldogs Named CRCA Scholar Athletes
The Yale women’s crew has enjoyed a successful season on the water, as evidenced by a berth in this weekend’s NCAA Championship. The Bulldogs, though, also have been quite successful in the classroom. Eleven members of the crew have been named Scholar Athletes by the Collegiate Rowing Coaches Association.

May 26, 2016
Positive Coaching Alliance Panel Discussion Features Five Yale Coaches
In partnership with the national non-profit Positive Coaching Alliance, Yale Athletics presents a special workshop for youth coaches and parents to discuss tips to create effective and supportive communication. The event is Wednesday, June 1 from 6 to 7:30 p.m. at the Yale Golf Course, 200 Conrad Drive in New Haven.

May 26, 2016
Yale Seeks Redemption at IRA
They are the school’s first heavyweight champion at the Head of the Charles. They earned the program’s first-ever San Diego Crew Classic title. The Yale first varsity boat, which captured its second straight Eastern Sprints Championship two weeks ago, is preparing to race for the only trophy that eluded it last year. The No. 1 ranked Bulldogs are on Lake Mercer in West Windsor, N.J. June 3-5 hoping to bring home the national championship, a.k.a. the Intercollegiate Rowing Association’s Varsity Challenge Cup.

May 26, 2016
Bulldogs Set For NCAA Championships
The Yale women’s crew is in a familiar place for this weekend’s NCAA Championship. The Bulldogs are back in Gold River, Calif., for the second straight year and eighth time overall to compete with 21 other teams for a national title. Racing gets under way with the heats on Friday. The semifinals are Saturday and the finals on Sunday.

May 26, 2016
No. 4 Bulldogs Qualify for National Championship
On Wednesday, the Yale women’s sailing team placed second at the ICSA Women’s National Western Semifinal Championship, earning themselves a spot at the National Championship Finals. The Finals will take place on Thursday and Friday in FJs on North San Diego Bay.

May 25, 2016
Bulldogs Earn NEIBA Honors
New Haven - Following a remarkable season, the accolades continue to pile up for the Yale baseball team.

May 25, 2016
Mr. Reeves Going to Washington
The five best players in men’s college lacrosse will be on their way to Washington, D.C., to participate in the 2016 Tewaaraton Award Ceremony on Thursday, June 2, inside the Smithsonian Institute’s National Museum of the American Indian. Ben Reeves, the sophomore sensation who put up 79 points, will be there as the first Yale finalist for the sport’s top prize.

May 25, 2016
No. 4 Bulldogs in Second at National Semifinal
After a long day of racing, the Yale Women’s Sailing Team sits in second place at the ICSA Western Semifinal Championship. The top nine teams at the Semis, which will conclude at the end of the day tomorrow, will move on to the final round.

May 25, 2016
Elis Head to Jacksonville for NCAA Prelims
The Yale men’s track and field team prepares to compete at the NCAA East Preliminary Round, with seven athletes set to travel to Jacksonville, Fla., for the three days of competition. The meet begins on Thursday and will wrap up by Saturday night.

May 24, 2016
Trio Takes on NCAA Eastern Preliminaries Thursday
Three of Yale’s top middle-distance runners will make the trip down to Jacksonville, Fla. for their biggest meet of the season: the NCAA DI Eastern Preliminaries. Hosted by the University of North Florida, this meet features only the best athletes from the eastern half of the country, all vying to qualify for the NCAA National Championship in Eugene, Ore. In order to qualify, three Bulldogs had to rank within the top 48 athletes in their event in the eastern region.

May 24, 2016
Slenker Named Captain
Third baseman Richard Slenker (Pound Ridge, N.Y.) has been named Yale baseball captain for the 2016-17 season. Slenker was elected by his teammates.

May 22, 2016
Sears Named Mallory Award Winner
Justin Sears, Yale’s first two-time men’s basketball All-American in more than 30 years, is the recipient of the 2016 William Neely Mallory Award, the most prestigious athletic award given to a senior male at Yale. The award was presented at today’s Class Day ceremonies.

May 18, 2016
Fabian Earns Elliot Award
One of the most prolific swimmers in the history of the Yale women’s swimming & diving program has earned the school’s most prestigious athletic award given to a senior female. Eva Fabian is the recipient of the 2016 Nellie Pratt Elliot Award, which was presented at today's Class Day exercises.

May 21, 2016
Yale Honors Nine Seniors and One Team with Awards at Senior Student-Athlete Reception
Nine 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. Grace Brittan (Littleton, Colo.) of the women’s cross country and track & field teams and Sebby Little (Cheshire, Conn.) of the football team were the recipients of the Ford Student-Athlete Community Outreach Award. Eric Anderson (Chicago, Ill.) of the coed sailing team, Jason Brown (Deerfield, Ill.) of the men’s tennis team and Maya Midzik (Brookline, Mass.) of the volleyball team were the recipients of the Kiphuth Student-Athlete Distinction Award. Tyler Detorie (Canton, Conn.) of the men’s soccer team and Deanna Song (Granger, Ind.) of the women’s golf team were the recipients of the Meyer Humanitarian Award. Brittany Labbadia (Berlin, Conn.) of the softball team and Michael Quinn (Port Washington, N.Y.) of the men’s lacrosse team were the recipients of the Amanda Walton Award.

May 22, 2016
Tyler Lu Elected Captain for 2016-17 Season
Following April’s annual banquet, the Yale men's tennis team gathered to elect its captain for the 2016-17 season. The team members ultimately settled on junior Tyler Lu to lead them next year. Lu, who hails from Irvine, Calif., made an immediate impact for the Bulldogs in his freshman year by assuming the top singles spot and has built a stellar national and regional reputation since then. As Yale’s top player and newest captain, the rising senior will shoulder heavy responsibility next season as he works to guide the Elis to a top place finish in the Ivy League.