2011-12 Yale Men's Golf News

May 31, 2012
Bernstein Named to Division I All-Region Team
Rising junior Sam Bernstein was named to the PING Division I All-Region team by the Golf Coaches Association of America on Wednesday.

May 19, 2012
Yale Honors Six Seniors and One Team with Annual Awards at Senior Reception
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. Jeffrey Hatten (Farmington, Conn.) of the men’s golf team and Talis Trevino (Marietta, Ga.) of the gymnastics team were the recipients of the Ford Student-Athlete Community Outreach Award. Adam Fields (Jericho, N.Y.) of the men’s fencing team and Abigail Nunn (Richmond, Va.) of the women’s swimming and diving team were the recipients of the Kiphuth Student-Athlete Distinction Award. Aleca Hughes (Westwood, Mass.) of the women’s ice hockey team and Michael Pratt (Garden City, N.Y.) of the men’s lacrosse team were the recipients of the Meyer Humanitarian Award.

May 1, 2012
Bradley Kushner Elected 2012-13 Captain
Junior Bradley Kushner has been elected to captain the Yale men’s golf team next year, following a consistently strong contribution to the Bulldogs over the past three years.

April 30, 2012
Bernstein, Davenport Take Home Ivy Awards
While the Yale men’s golf team finished in sixth place at the Apr. 27-29 Ivy League Championships, two players took home Ivy League awards for their outstanding performances at the competition and throughout the season.

April 29, 2012
At Ivy League Championship, Sixth Place Finish
It was a tough end to the season for the Yale men’s golf team, which finished the Apr. 27-29 Ivy League Championships in sixth place, with an overall team score of +88 over the three days of competition at the Galloway National Golf Course in Galloway, N.J.

April 28, 2012
Seventh Place After Two Days
With two rounds of play completed at the Apr. 27-29 Ivy League Championships, the Yale men’s golf team is in seventh place, notching up +76 overall at the Galloway National Golf Course in Galloway, N.J.

April 27, 2012
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. 27-29 Ivy League Championships, it will look to build on recent momentum in a bid to repeat last year’s victory at the tournament.

April 27, 2012
Yale in Sixth Place After Opening Day
After the first round of play at the Apr. 27-29 Ivy League Championships, the Yale men’s golf team sits in a tie for sixth place, scoring +45 overall at the Galloway National Golf Course in Galloway, N.J.

April 22, 2012
Fifth Place at Century Intercollegiate
After a tough second day’s play, including sporadic difficult weather, the Yale men’s golf team finished in fifth place at the Apr. 21-22 Century Intercollegiate at the Century Country Club in Purchase, N.Y.

April 21, 2012
Yale Hosts Century Intercollegiate
On the heels of a one-stroke victory at the Apr. 14-15 Princeton Invitational, the Yale men’s golf team will look to repeat that success at the Apr. 21-22 Century Intercollegiate, which it will host at the Century Country Club in Purchase, N.Y.

April 21, 2012
Elis in Third After Day One
The Yale men’s golf team sits in third place after the first day’s play at the Apr. 21-22 Century Intercollegiate, seven strokes behind leaders Rhode Island at the Century Country Club in Purchase, N.Y.

April 15, 2012
Elis Win at Princeton, Making it Three in a Row
It was a nail biter-finish at the Apr. 14-15 Princeton Invitational. But at the end of play Sunday, the Yale men’s team ended up the victors at the Springdale Golf Club in Princeton, N.J., beating out Georgetown by a single stroke.

April 14, 2012
Yale to Defend Princeton Invitational Title
Looking to build on a fourth-place finish at the Yale Spring Opener last weekend, the Yale men's golf team will compete to defend its title at the Princeton Invitational, which takes place Apr. 14-15 at the Springdale Golf Club in Princeton, N.J.

April 14, 2012
Bulldogs Tied at the Top at Princeton Invitational
After the first day's play at the Apr. 14-15 Princeton Invitational, the Yale men's golf team sits in a tie for first place with Georgetown, setting the stage for an exciting day's play Sunday at the Springdale Golf Club in Princeton, N.J.

April 7, 2012
Bulldogs Host Yale Spring Opener
The Yale men’s golf team will look to kick off its spring season in style when it returns home for the Yale Spring Opener, which takes place Apr. 7 at The Course at Yale in New Haven, Conn.

April 7, 2012
Elis Claim Fourth at Home
Opening its spring season at The Course at Yale, the Yale men’s golf team finished fourth at the Apr. 7 Yale Spring Opener in New Haven, Conn.

March 13, 2012
Ninth-Place Finish at The Farms
With a third round of play completed on Tuesday, the Yale men’s golf team claimed 9th place at the Mar. 12-13 Callaway Farms Invitational at the Farms Golf Club in Rancho Santa Fe, Calif., ending with a final score of +61.

March 12, 2012
Yale in Ninth After Day One
Two rounds into the Mar. 12-13 Callaway Farms Invitational at the Farms Golf Club in Rancho Santa Fe, Calif., the Yale men’s golf team sits in ninth place with an overall score of +37.

March 6, 2012
Elis Open Spring Season in San Diego
After several months of dedicated training, the Yale men’s golf team will kick off its spring season with the Mar. 12-13 Callaway Farms Invitational at the Farms Golf Club in Rancho Santa Fe, Calif.

October 16, 2011
Yale Finishes 7th at Northeast Invitational
The Yale men’s golf team wrapped up its fall season with a 7th-place finish at the Oct. 15-16 Northeast Invitational, held this year at the Shelter Harbor Club in Westerly, R.I.

October 15, 2011
Elis Play in Northeast Invitational
The Yale men’s golf team will wrap up its fall season this weekend at the Oct. 15-16 Northeast Invitational held at the Shelter Harbor Club in Westerly, R.I., as it looks to pick up momentum after last weekend’s tie for 15th at the Big Five Invitational.

October 15, 2011
Bulldogs Sit in 5th After Day One at Northeast Invitational
A difficult first day’s play Saturday has left the Yale men’s golf team sitting in fifth place at the Northeast Invitational, held this year at the Shelter Harbor Club in Westerly, R.I.

October 9, 2011
Bulldogs in Tie for 11th After Day One
After the first day's play at the Oct. 8-9 Big Five Invitational, the Yale men's golf team sits in a tie for 11th spot alongside Ancient Eight rivals Princeton and Cornell.

October 9, 2011
Yale Finishes Big Five in Tie for 15th
After a tough second day’s play, the Yale men’s golf team has finished the Oct. 8-9 Big Five Invitational in a tie for 15th place, sharing the spot with Ancient Eight rival Cornell.

October 8, 2011
Elis Head to Big Five Tournament
The Yale men’s golf team will be riding on a high wave of momentum as it heads to Philadelphia for the Oct. 8-9 Big Five tournament, to be played this year at the Plymouth Country Club.

October 5, 2011
Bulldogs Leap to No. 38 in Nation
Another week, another jump in the national ranking of the Yale men’s golf team. The team is up from No. 43 last week to No. 38, according to Golfstat.

October 2, 2011
Bulldogs Clinch Macdonald Cup
Everything came together for the Yale men’s golf team on Sunday, as it stormed home to win the Oct. 1-2 Macdonald Cup, held at the Yale golf course in its 35th year of competition.

October 1, 2011
Yale Sits Atop Macdonald Cup After First Round
Maybe it’s the home-turf advantage. Maybe it’s the momentum of past successes. Whatever it is, the Yale men’s golf team sits six strokes clear atop the leaderboard after Saturday’s first round of play at the Macdonald Cup at the Yale golf course.

September 29, 2011
Elis Edge Higher in National Rankings
When Golfweek released its latest men’s collegiate rankings on Wednesday, the Yale men’s golf team found itself sitting up in the 43rd spot, a rise in rank that reflects strong recent performances and a Ivy League Championship-winning season last year.

September 28, 2011
Bulldogs to Host Macdonald Cup
When the Yale men’s golf team hits the links at the Yale golf course for the Oct. 1-2 Macdonald Cup, the Bulldogs will not only look to build on last week’s strong third-place finish at the Adams Cup, but also go one better than last year’s second-place finish.

September 20, 2011
Yale Claims Third at Adams Cup
The Yale men’s golf team surged through the pack on the second day of play at the Adams Cup Tuesday, leaping up the leaderboard at the Newport National Golf Course to finish the tournament in third place.

September 19, 2011
Bulldogs in Sixth After Day One
A strong first day’s play by the Yale men’s golf team at the Adams Cup on Monday sees them perched in sixth place, ready to challenge for the title when the second day’s play gets underway at the Newport National Golf Course

September 13, 2011
Bulldogs Eye Adams Cup
With a win in its season opener under its belt, the Yale men’s golf team will venture to Newport, R.I., to challenge the top teams on the East Coast at the Sept. 19-20 Adams Cup.

September 11, 2011
Yale Edges Princeton, Harvard
Although Ivy League rivals Harvard and Princeton put up some tough competition, the Yale men’s golf team clinched its Sept. 11 season opener by a single point at the Sebonack Golf Course in Southhampton, N.Y..

September 8, 2011
Bulldogs Tee Off Against Crimson, Tigers
Opening the 2011-12 season on the heels of an Ivy League Championship victory last year, the Yale men’s golf team will take on Ancient Eight rivals Harvard and Princeton at the Sebonack Golf Course in Southhampton, N.Y., on Sept. 11.