Bulldogs Earn President’s Recognition StatusWhen 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.
McCarthy ’11 Named All-America ScholarThomas 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.
Colin Sheehan '97 Named Northeast Region Coach of the YearHead 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.
Yale to Add Two to Ivy League Winning Line-upThe 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.
Bulldogs Finish 13th at NCAA RegionalThe 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.
Bulldogs in a Tie for 12th After Day TwoA 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.
Yale in 13th After Day One of NCAA RegionalsAfter 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.
Yale Heads to Blacksburg for NCAA RegionalAfter 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.
Jeffrey Hatten Elected 2011-12 CaptainJunior 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.
Bulldogs to Play NCAA Regional in BlacksburgThe 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.
Yale Claims Ivy Title, NCAA Regional BerthAn 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.
Yale Sits in Second After Day TwoAfter 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.
Bulldogs on Top After Day OneThe 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.
Yale Takes Third at Century IntercollegiateThe 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..
Yale to Host Century IntercollegiateComing 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.
Yale Sits in Second After Day OneThe 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..
Bulldogs Victorious at Princeton InvitationalHolding 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..
Bulldogs on Top After First DayAn 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..
Bulldogs Head to Princeton InvitationalLooking 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..
Bulldogs Take Seventh At HomeFacing 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.
Bulldogs Host Yale Spring OpenerFollowing 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.
Bulldogs Take Second at George Washington InvitationalThe 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.
Yale Men Edge Notre Dame, 606-607In 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.
McCarthy Leads the Way for BulldogsWhile 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.
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.
Yale in Position After Day One in Newporthe 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.
Bulldogs Take Fifth at Big Five InvitationalThe 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.
Bulldogs Head to Philly for Big Five TournamentFollowing 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.
Elis Poised to Make Sunday Push at Big Five InvitationalA 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.
Host Bulldogs Second at Macdonald CupAfter 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.
Bulldogs Host Macdonald CupFollowing 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.
Bulldogs Tied for Sixth After Round One at The Course at YaleAfter 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.
Bulldogs Take Ninth in Adams CupThe 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.
Bulldogs Take On East Coast's Best at Adams CupFollowing 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.
Bulldogs in Middle of Pack After Day One at Adams CupAfter 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.
Bulldogs Tee Off Against Crimson, Tigers to Open 2010-2011 SeasonThe 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.