August 17, 2011
Former Captain Wescoe Wins Boyd Quaich Memorial Tournament
Ben Wescoe ’10, who captained the Yale men’s golf team in 2009-10, took home the 2011 Boyd Quaich Memorial Tournament by a single stroke at the Old Course at St. Andrews last month.
August 11, 2011
Bulldogs Earn President’s Recognition Status
When the Golf Coaches Association of American announced the winners of All-Academic team honors last Wednesday, the Yale men’s team was accorded a President’s Special Recognition.
July 21, 2011
McCarthy ’11 Named All-America Scholar
Thomas McCarthy ’11, who captained the Yale men’s golf team to an Ivy League Championship victory and its best season in recent memory, was named a Cleveland Golf/Srixon All-America Scholar by the Golf Coaches Association of America on Wednesday.
July 8, 2011
Colin Sheehan '97 Named Northeast Region Coach of the Year
Head coach Colin Sheehan ’97, who led the Yale men’s golf team to the Ivy League title and an NCAA appearance, has been named Division I Northeast Region Coach of the Year by the Golf Coaches Association of America. Sheehan was one of six regional honorees.
June 8, 2011
Coach Sheehan in Running for Dave Williams Award
The Golf Coaches Association of America has announced the finalists for the national coach of the year in Division I men's golf, and Yale head coach Colin Sheehan '97 has made the list.
May 31, 2011
Yale to Add Two to Ivy League Winning Line-up
The Yale men’s golf team will add another two golfers to its already strong line-up, as it prepares to repeat this season’s successes in the coming year. William Davenport from Palm City, Fla., and Thomas Greenhalgh from Weybridge, Surrey, England, will join an Eli team that has clinched the Ivy League Championship and Princeton Invitational just this past year.
May 21, 2011
Bulldogs Finish 13th at NCAA Regional
The NCAA Virginia Tech Regional provided a tough ending to a successful season for the Yale men’s golf team, which battled it out over three rounds at the Pete Dye-designed River Course in Blacksburg, Va., to finish in 13th place.
May 20, 2011
Bulldogs in a Tie for 12th After Day Two
A tough day out on the links Friday left the Yale men's golf team with a share for 12th place at the NCAA Virginia Tech Regional. The Elis have one round left at the difficult Pete Dye-designed River Course in Blacksburg, Va. to make their mark in the competition, which they obtained an automatic berth in after taking out the Ivy League Championship last month.
May 19, 2011
Yale in 13th After Day One of NCAA Regionals
After the first round of the NCAA Virginia Tech Regionals on Thursday, the Yale men's golf team sits in 13th place, a result that reflects the battle that is the Pete Dye-designed River Course in Blacksburg, Va.
May 17, 2011
Yale Heads to Blacksburg for NCAA Regional
After claiming the Ivy League Championship on Apr. 23, the Yale men’s golf team will look to go one better as it competes in the May 19-21 NCAA Virginia Tech Regional at the Pete Dye-designed River Course in Blacksburg, Va.
May 15, 2011
Jeffrey Hatten Elected 2011-12 Captain
Junior Jeffrey Hatten has been elected to captain the Yale men’s golf team next year, following an excellent season that saw him make the first-team All Ivy under the leadership of senior captain Thomas McCarthy. The announcement, which came at the team’s end of season banquet, was accompanied by the naming of the award winners for the season’s play: McCarthy took home the Widdy Neal award and Russell Holmes was voted the Most Improved Player Award.
May 9, 2011
Bulldogs to Play NCAA Regional in Blacksburg
The Yale men’s golf team will head to Pete Dye-designed River Course in Blacksburg, Va., for the May 19-21 NCAA Virginia Tech Regional. The Bulldogs won an automatic berth in the NCAA Tournament after claiming the Ivy League Championship on Apr. 23.
April 25, 2011
Four Make All-Ivy Team, Bernstein Named Rookie of the Year
Four members of the Yale men’s golf team have been named to the All-Ivy team as a result of their performance at the Apr. 22-24 Ivy League Championship, which took place at the Galloway National Golf Course in Galloway, N.J.
April 24, 2011
Yale Claims Ivy Title, NCAA Regional Berth
An across-the-board performance on the final day's play has seen the Yale men's golf team take the Ivy League Championship by a vast 20 strokes at the Galloway National Golf Course at Galloway, N.J.
April 23, 2011
Yale Sits in Second After Day Two
After a mixed second day out on the links, the Yale men’s golf team sits in second place – just a single stroke behind tournament leader and Ancient Eight rival Penn – at the Ivy League Championships, which are taking place this year at the Galloway National Golf Course in Galloway, N.J.
April 22, 2011
Bulldogs Head to Galloway National for Ivy League Championships
When the Yale men’s golf team hits the links at the Galloway National Golf Course in Galloway, N.J., for the Apr. 22-24 Ivy League Championships, it will look to build on recent momentum and last year’s second-place finish.
April 22, 2011
Bulldogs on Top After Day One
The Yale men’s golf team sits two strokes clear of Ivy League rivals Penn in first place after the first day’s play at the Ivy League Championship at Galloway National Golf Course in Galloway, N.J.
April 17, 2011
Yale Takes Third at Century Intercollegiate
The Yale men’s golf team battled tough conditions to finish in third place at the Century Intercollegiate, which it hosted this weekend at the Century Country Club in Purchase, N.Y..
April 16, 2011
Yale to Host Century Intercollegiate
Coming off a six-stroke win at the Apr. 10-11 Princeton Invitational, the Yale men’s golf team will look to repeat its success Apr. 16-17 at the Century Country Club in Purchase, N.Y., where it will host the Century Intercollegiate.
April 16, 2011
Yale Sits in Second After Day One
The Yale men’s golf team sits comfortably in second place at the half-way mark of the Century Intercollegiate, which it is hosting this weekend at the Century Country Club in Purchase, N.Y..
April 10, 2011
Bulldogs Victorious at Princeton Invitational
Holding onto its lead from the first day’s play, the Yale men’s golf team took home the Princeton Invitational on Sunday, beating out 11 other teams at the Springsdale Golf Club in Princeton, N.J..
April 9, 2011
Bulldogs on Top After First Day
An across-the-board effort by the Yale men’s golf team has put them on top of the standings after the first day of play at the Princeton Invitational at the Springdale Golf Club in Princeton, N.J..
April 6, 2011
Bulldogs Head to Princeton Invitational
Looking to rebound after a tough Yale Spring Opener, the Yale men’s golf team will compete to defend its title at the Princeton Invitational, which takes place Apr. 9-10 at the Springdale Golf Club in Princeton, N.J..
April 2, 2011
Bulldogs Take Seventh At Home
Facing tough conditions throughout the day, the Yale men’s golf team’s two squads finished in seventh and tenth-place at Saturday’s Yale Spring Opener, which was held at The Course at Yale.
March 31, 2011
Bulldogs Host Yale Spring Opener
Following a second-place finish at the George Washington Invitational, the Yale men’s golf team will look to capitalize on its momentum when it returns home for the Yale Spring Opener, which takes place Apr. 2 at The Course at Yale.
March 19, 2011
Bulldogs Take Second at George Washington Invitational
The Yale men's golf team provided two of the top five finishers at this weekend's 8-team George Washington Invitational, but fell by just five strokes to Ancient Eight rival Penn, while tying the host Colonials at +21 after 54 holes.
March 14, 2011
Yale Men Edge Notre Dame, 606-607
In a riveting start to the 2011 spring season, the Yale men's golf team took down #26 Notre Dame by just one shot at Great Waters Course in Greensboro, Ga.. The Bulldogs combined for back-to-back days of 303 to get their first win of a spring that continues Thursday and Friday at the George Washington Invitational.
October 17, 2010
McCarthy Leads the Way for Bulldogs
While it may not have been the best weekend for the Yale men's golf team as a whole, captain Tom McCarthy's Sunday 69 gave him sole possession of sixth place in a field of players from 16 of the most prestigious schools on the East Coast. McCarthy's Bulldogs tied for eleventh - a finish they can certainly better come spring golf, as six of the teams finishing ahead of them were members of the Ancient Eight - teams the Elis have already bested at various points this fall.
October 16, 2010
Bulldogs Face Another Tough Field at 1st Annual "Classic at Shell Harbor"
The mens golf team wraps up its action-packed fall schedule this weekend with a trip to the first ever Classic at Shell Harbor, hosted by the University of Rhode Island. The 16-team field, consisting of every Ivy League team, Army, Navy, and several other top schools from the Northeast, will play 18-hole rounds on Saturday and Sunday at the par-71 Shelter Harbor Golf Club in Charlestown, R.I. The tournament will mark the fifth straight week of competition for the Bulldogs, who are coming off a tie for fifth at the Big Five tournament in Philadelphia last weekend.
October 16, 2010
Yale in Position After Day One in Newport
he Yale men's golf team may be tied for eighth at the Classic at Shell Harbor after Saturday's rounds, but they are far from out of the hunt for the championships. The Bulldogs sit just nine strokes out of first, a spot held by their Ancient Eight rival Columbia Lions. Harvard sits in second, a stroke off the lead.
October 10, 2010
Bulldogs Take Fifth at Big Five Invitational
The men's golf team finished fifth overall against a highly competitive field at Philadelphia's Big Five Invitational, finishing just behind the University of Kentucky and the familiar Princeton Tigers, who tied for third. Freshman Sam Bernstein was Yale's top finisher in a tie for ninth, while captain Tom McCarthy finished 12th overall.
October 9, 2010
Bulldogs Head to Philly for Big Five Tournament
Following a second-place finish at the Macdonald Cup last weekend in New Haven, the mens golf team travels to Philadelphia this weekend for the Big Five Invitational a tournament hosted annually by the big five division I schools in the Philadelphia area: LaSalle, Penn, St. Josephs, Temple and Villanova. The Bulldogs will take the course with a highly-competitive 21-team field that includes last years Big Five Champion Campbell (N.C.) University. The tournament will be held at Plymouth Country Club, a par-70 course founded in 1912 which has recently been lengthened to provide a greater challenge for the Elis and the rest of this weekends field.
October 9, 2010
Elis Poised to Make Sunday Push at Big Five Invitational
A week after finishing second in a highly competitive field at their own Macdonald Cup, the Yale men's golf team is poised for another strong finish at the Big Five Invitational, sitting in sixth after the first 36 holes at Plymouth Country Club. Captain Tom McCarthy showed why he is the reigning Ivy League Player of the Year, shooting two rounds of 69 to finish at -1 on the day, good for third in the overall individual standings.
October 3, 2010
Host Bulldogs Second at Macdonald Cup
After finishing Saturday's action in sixth place at their Macdonald Cup, the men's golf team turned it up a notch Sunday, charging up the leaderboard to take second overall at +20 for the weekend. The Red Storm of St. John's blew away the field at The Course at Yale, finishing 15 strokes ahead of the Elis - their closest competition.
October 2, 2010
Bulldogs Host Macdonald Cup
Following a ninth-place finish at last weekend's Adams Cup in Newport, R.I., the men's golf team returns home to host the Macdonald Cup at The Course at Yale the nation's top collegiate golf course as ranked by Golfweek Magazine earlier this fall. Captain Tom McCarthy took home the individual championship in last year's tournament, helping the Bulldogs claw back from a seven-shot deficit to edge out Iowa State and take the team championship, as well.
October 2, 2010
Bulldogs Tied for Sixth After Round One at The Course at Yale
After day one at the Macdonald Cup, the host Yale men's golf team sits in sixth place overall. St. John's leads the field at a combined even par through 18 holes. Bradley Kushner and Brandon Marick posted the Elis' low scores of the day, each shooting a 1-over 71, good for eleventh overall.
September 21, 2010
Bulldogs Take Ninth in Adams Cup
The men's golf team finished right where they started Tuesday, having come in tied for ninth overall in the Adams Cup field, and finishing in sole possession of the ninth spot after the final 36 holes yesterday in Newport. Captain Tom McCarthy tied for 14th overall, the Bulldogs' top finisher at 7-over for the tournament.
September 20, 2010
Bulldogs Take On East Coast's Best at Adams Cup
Following a strong performance against Ancient Eight rivals Harvard and Princeton in last weekend's season-opening win, the men's golf team travels to Newport, R.I. for the 75th Adams Cup, a 17-team tournament which features some of the best teams on the Eastern Seaboard.
September 20, 2010
Bulldogs in Middle of Pack After Day One at Adams Cup
After 36 holes at the Adams Cup - a tournament showcasing several top teams from up and down the East Coast - the men's golf team has shown they can play with anyone, finishing right in the middle of the 17-team field, tied with Binghamton for ninth overall. Captain Tom McCarthy posted the Elis' lowest individual score, finishing his two rounds at a combined 6-over, tying him for 16th.
September 12, 2010
Bulldogs Tee Off Against Crimson, Tigers to Open 2010-2011 Season
The Ivy League championships may still be seven months away, but the Yale Bulldogs quest to top last years second-place finish and become Ivy League champions begins this Sunday at Sebonack golf course in Southampton, N.Y., as they take on Harvard and Princeton in a newly-scheduled and much-anticipated showdown between the three Ancient Eight rivals.
September 12, 2010
Bulldogs Dominate Rival Crimson and Tigers in Season Opener
The men's golf team started their 2010-2011 season out with a bang Sunday, cruising to victory over rivals Harvard and Princeton in a one-day, match-play tournament. The Elis took eight of the day's 10 matches -- many of them in rather convincing fashion - en route to the tournament win.
August 30, 2010
Pulaski Named Connecticut Section PGA Golf Professional of the Year
Peter Pulaski was selected Golf Professional of the Year by the Connecticut Section of the PGA of America at the Lyman Orchards PGA Pro-Am on August 22.
August 19, 2010
Yale Men Earn GCAA All-Academic Status
Yale Mens Golf has been named to the Golf Coaches Association of America All-Academic Team for the 2009-10 season.