November 4, 2011
Reese Inducted in Hall of Fame
He was a Yale captain and an All-Ivy pick in football and a three-time All-American and Hall of Famer in lacrosse. But the strength of character that separated Jon Reese from other great Yale athletes was his effort and attitude. Win or lose, he left nothing on the field.

September 23, 2011
Alumni Game is Oct. 8
The Yale men’s lacrosse team hosts its annual alumni game at Reese Stadium on Saturday, Oct. 8, prior to the playing of the Yale-Dartmouth football game. The 2011-12 Bulldogs will face off against former players at 9:30 a.m.

September 22, 2011
11 Freshmen Join Men’s Lax Team
The Yale men’s lacrosse team welcomed 11 new members this fall. The Class of 2015 includes student-athletes from five different states, three of whom are listed among Inside Lacrosse Magazine’s Power 100 Freshmen.

June 7, 2011
Falcone Named To Capital One Academic All-America Third Team
The honors continue to come in for Yale goalie Johnathan Falcone, who has been named to the Capital One Academic All-America Men’s At-Large Third Team. Falcone ranked seventh in Division I with a 7.30 goals against average and was 14th in save percentage (.559) this spring. He was named the team’s defensive player of the year (Christian Prince Award) and finished his career eighth on the Yale career save chart with 360.

May 29, 2011
Falcone Named Lowe's All-American
Johnathan Falcone (Flemington, NJ), a finalist for this spring’s Lowe’s Senior CLASS Award, was named to the company’s second-team senior All-America squad.

May 26, 2011
Reese Entering National Hall of Fame
The most prolific player in the history of the Yale men’s lacrosse program has been rewarded with something most college players can only dream about. Jonathan Reese ’90, Yale’s all-time leading scorer and the star of the best Bulldog teams ever, will be inducted into the National Lacrosse Hall of Fame on Oct. 29 in Hunt Valley, Md.

May 26, 2011
Gibson Named USILA All-America
Matt Gibson (Point Lookout, N.Y.) added to this spring’s list of honors when he was named to the 2011 USILA All-America Team. The Yale attackman, an honorable mention selection for the second straight year, was named to the prestigious squad today.

May 26, 2011
Coleman Playing in USILA All-Star Game
2011 lacrosse captain Patrick Coleman (Ridgewood, N.J.) wore his cap and gown at Yale on Monday. Friday evening he will be back in a game uniform as a member of the North all-star team in the 2011 Lax World/USILA North/South Division I/II game at 5:30 p.m. at Goucher College’s Beldon Field.

May 20, 2011
3 Bulldogs Get NEILA Academic Honors
The New England Intercollegiate Lacrosse Association (NEILA) announced its 11th Division I All-New England Senior Scholar Athlete team today and three Bulldogs, seniors Brian Douglass (Waccabuc, NY), Patrick Coleman (Ridgewood, NJ) and Johnathan Falcone (Flemington, NJ), made the list.

May 20, 2011
Falcone, Holbrook Earn Academic Awards
Johnathan Falcone (Flemington, N.J.) and Jonathan Holbrook (Dunkirk, Md.) were named to the Capital One Academic All-District men's at-large teams today and have earned a spot on the national ballot (May 24 voting).

May 11, 2011
Falcone Named Team MVP
The Yale men's lacrosse team, coming off a 10-4 season and a second straight Ivy League Tournament appearance, announced its 2011 team awards with eight different Bulldogs earning one of the year-end honors primarily named after former players. Senior goalie Johnathan Falcone was named the winner of the L.C. Stowell Award as the team's most valuable player.

May 11, 2011
4 Bulldogs Named All-New England
Four Yale lacrosse players have been selected to the 2011 New England Intercollegiate Lacrosse Association (NEILA) All-Star Team announced today. Matt Gibson, Gregory Mahony and Johnathan Falcone were first-team picks while Cole Yeager earned second-team honors.

May 11, 2011
Pratt Named Yale Captain
Michael Pratt’s efforts as a short stick defensive midfielder helped the Bulldogs rank seventh in Division I in scoring defense. His leadership over two straight 10-win campaigns has earned him the Yale Lacrosse captaincy for 2011-12.

May 6, 2011
Bulldogs Face Big Red in Ivy Tourney
The Yale men’s lacrosse team, winners of five of its last six games, has its biggest test of the 2011 season Friday night at Schoellkopf Field in the second semifinal of the 2011 Ivy League Tournament. The No. 19/20 Bullldogs (10-3), the tournament’s fourth seed, face No. 2 and top seed Cornell (11-2) at 8 p.m. in Ithaca. The winner takes on the survivor of the 5 p.m. No. 15 Penn (8-5) vs. No. 17 Harvard (9-5) contest Sunday at noon for the automatic NCAA Tournament spot.

May 6, 2011
Bulldogs Fall to No. 2 Cornell in Ivy Tourney
The odds were stacked against it, but the Yale men's lacrosse team put up a great fight in an 11-7 loss to No. 2 Cornell in the second semifinal of the 2011 Ivy League Tournament before 1,635 at Schoellkopf Field.

May 3, 2011
6 Yalies Make All-Ivy Team
Six Yale players received 2011 All-Ivy League recognition today as the Bulldogs (10-3) prepare for Friday night’s league tournament semifinal at Cornell. The Elis had one first-team pick, junior Matt Gibson, a pair of second-teamers and three honorable mentions.

April 30, 2011
Yale Playing For Ivy Seed, NCAA Hopes
The No. 14/15 Yale men’s lacrosse team (10-2, 3-2 Ivy), riding a five-game win streak heading into the regular season finale, travels to Harvard (8-5, 2-3) for a 1 p.m. game on Saturday at Harvard Stadium with a conference tournament seed and an NCAA playoff spot on the line.

April 30, 2011
No. 14 Elis Fall in Regular Season Finale
Yale’s win streak came to an end at five games after suffering a 9-5 setback in the regular-season finale at Harvard this afternoon before 2,395 at Harvard Stadium.

April 23, 2011
Yale Looks for 5th Straight in D.C.
The No. 14 Yale men’s lacrosse team (9-2, 3-2 Ivy), coming off a 9-8 win at Bryant on Tuesday night, look for a fifth straight win while traveling to Georgetown (5-6) for its last non-league game of 2011. Saturday’s game airs live on Mid Atlantic Sports Network (MASN) and SNY, cable home of the New York Mets.

April 23, 2011
Bulldogs Take 5th Straight
Double-digit victory campaigns have been tough to come by for the Yale men’s lacrosse team, but the Bulldogs have now accomplished that in consecutive seasons. The No. 14 Elis beat Georgetown 13-8 today on a hot afternoon at Multi-Sport Field to improve to 10-2 heading into next Saturday’s season finale.

April 19, 2011
Bulldogs vs. Bulldogs Tuesday Night
The No. 14 Yale men’s lacrosse team (8-2, 3-2 Ivy) looks to improve its win streak to four games on Tuesday night when it travels to Smithfield, R.I., to take on the Bryant Bulldogs (7-6) at 7:00.

April 19, 2011
Yale Takes 4th Straight, 9-8 at Bryant
For the second straight game, the No. 14 Yale men’s lacrosse team overcame an early deficit to register a victory. The Bulldogs made it four straight wins with a 9-8 non-conference win over the Bryant Bulldogs at the Bryant Turf Complex.

April 16, 2011
2011 Home Finale Has Brown at Reese
Six of the seven Ivy League men’s lacrosse teams have a pair of losses and are fighting to earn one of the four post-season tournament playoff spots. The No.14/18 Bulldogs (7-2, 2-2 Ivy), who have two Ivy games remaining, host the Brown Bears (4-6, 1-2 Ivy) this Saturday at 1 p.m. in the final home game of the season at Reese Stadium. This marks the final home appearance for 11 members of Yale’s class of 2011.

April 16, 2011
Seniors Sent Off With Big Win
There was a lot for the No. 14 Yale men’s lacrosse team to celebrate after erasing a pair of first-half three-goal deficits on the way to a 10-6 win over Brown before 1,376 at Reese Stadium on a windy and cold afternoon.

April 12, 2011
Douglass Named Player of Week
Brian Douglass (Waccabuc, N.Y.) has been named NEILA/Skor Sports Player of the Week after helping the No. 14/18 Yale men’s lacrosse team to a pair of wins last week.

April 9, 2011
Bulldogs-Big Green Saturday
The dedication of Reese Stadium is this Saturday, but that’s not the only big event in the new athletic venue that day. At 2:30 p.m. there is an Ivy League men’s lacrosse showdown between No. 17/18 Yale (6-2 overall, 1-2 Ivy) and Dartmouth (4-4, 1-1 Ivy) that could become a major factor in the battle for the league title and the post-season tournament.

April 9, 2011
Bulldogs Win on Reese Dedication Day
Every game in the Ivy League is a crucial one for the No. 17 Yale men’s lacrosse team, so today’s 9-7 victory over Dartmouth before a crowd of 1,876 on Reese Stadium Dedication Day could be a significant factor in determining which teams qualify for the second-ever Ivy post-season tournament in May.

April 6, 2011
Reese Stadium Dedication Saturday
The name Reese resonates when used in reference to Yale Athletics. It seems natural that a newly renovated Yale venue that serves as home to four different Bulldog teams be named after the famous family of two former athletic greats. That happens on Saturday, April 9, when the home of both Yale soccer and lacrosse teams is officially dedicated and named after Jason ’87 and Jon Reese ’90.

April 5, 2011
Bulldogs Host Friars Tuesday
The No. 17/18 Yale men's lacrosse team (5-2 overall, 1-2 Ivy), coming off a triple OT game at Penn last Friday, returns home to take on the Providence Friars (3-5, 0-1 Big East) tomorrow at Reese Stadium. The opening faceoff is set for 7 p.m.

April 5, 2011
Douglass Nets 5 in Win over PC
The big guns were firing with accuracy tonight for the No. 17 Yale men’s lacrosse team. The Bulldogs got five goals from Brian Douglass and two goals and three assists from Matt Gibson in an 11-9 win over Providence at Reese Stadium.

April 1, 2011
Bulldogs At Penn Friday at 4
The No. 15 Yale men's lacrosse team (5-1 overall, 1-1 Ivy), coming off an 8-7 overtime victory against Princeton last week, continues conference play this Friday with a 4 p.m. game against Penn (4-3, 1-1 Ivy) at Franklin Field.

April 1, 2011
Penn Wins in 3 OT Thriller
A second consecutive late road comeback and overtime league game for the No. 15 Yale men’s lacrosse team, but the Bulldogs could not make it two straight Ivy victories. Drew Belinsky found the net 45 seconds into the third overtime to give No. 13 Penn a 10-9 win on a cold and cloudy day at Franklin Field.

March 30, 2011
Yale Student-Athletes Start Eli’s Friends
This spring semester saw the start of Eli’s Friends, a student-athlete run program that supports young patients at the Yale-New Haven Children's Hospital. The program was founded by Alfonso Costa (Men's Basketball and Lacrosse) and Michael Pratt (Men's Lacrosse) and currently consists of 14 student-athletes who have gone through an extensive training to become volunteers with this organization. The students, listed below, go to the hospital in various groups every Monday – Friday from 1:30 – 3:00 pm.

March 29, 2011
Falcone Finalist For Lowe's Award
Johnathan Falcone, Yale’s veteran goalie, has been named one of the 10 finalists for the Lowe’s Senior CLASS Award in men’s lacrosse. His character and notable achievements in the community, classroom and competition made him a viable candidate for the award.

March 28, 2011
Mangan Earns Ivy Award
Brandon Mangan (Wantagh, N.Y.) has been named Ivy League Rookie of the Week after the Yale freshman scored twice in a come-from-behind, 8-7 overtime win at Princeton last Saturday.

March 26, 2011
Yale Plays at Princeton Saturday
The No. 19 Yale men's lacrosse team (4-1 overall, 0-1 Ivy), coming off a 10-8 loss against Cornell at home last week in the Ivy League opener, continues conference play this Saturday with a 1 p.m. game at Princeton (1-4, 0-1 Ivy) in the Class of 1952 Stadium.

March 26, 2011
Mangan OT Goal Lifts Yale To 8-7 Win
Brandon Mangan knew he shouldn’t shoot the ball. His team had just gotten its first possession in overtime and had come out of a timeout. The freshman attackman was off-angle, had a defender checking him and was 25 feet from the cage. Instead of passing to a more experience teammate, Mangan unleashed nasty shot that found the net to give Yale a come-from-behind, 8-7 men's lacrosse win over Princeton at Class of 1952 Stadium.

March 19, 2011
Elis Open Ivy Season With Red
The No. 16/17 Yale men’s lacrosse team (4-0 overall, 0-0 Ivy), coming off a win over Lehigh at home last week, opens Ivy League play by hosting perennial power No. 9/12 Cornell (3-2 overall, 0-0 Ivy) at Reese Stadium Saturday at 1 p.m.

March 19, 2011
Yale Falls 10-8 to Cornell in Ivy Opener
The No. 16/17 Yale Men’s Lacrosse team fell behind 6-3 in the second quarter and could not recover from the deficit, losing its Ivy opener to No. 9/12 Cornell 10-8 at Reese Stadium this afternoon.

March 12, 2011
No. 18 Blue Hosts Lehigh Saturday at 2
The No. 18 Yale men’s lacrosse team (3-0 overall, 0-0 Ivy) gets its toughest test at home to date when Patriot League foe Lehigh (3-2, 1-0 Patriot) comes to Reese Stadium Saturday for a 2 p.m. game.

March 12, 2011
No. 18 Elis Stay Unbeaten with 10-6 Win
A second-half offensive explosion propelled the No. 18 Yale men’s lacrosse team to a 10-6 victory over Lehigh at Reese Stadium this afternoon as the Bulldogs remained unbeaten after four games.

March 6, 2011
Gibson On Tewaarton Award List
Matt Gibson, a junior attackman on the Yale lacrosse team, has been included in the 2011 Tewaarton Award Watch List. The Greater Washington Sports Alliance just announced its list, made up of the top lacrosse players across all three divisions of collegiate lacrosse.

March 4, 2011
Bulldogs Bite Bears 22-1
Forty-four goals in two nights, that’s what the No. 15 Yale men’s lacrosse team produced against a pair of new Division I squads from the South. For the second night in a row, the Bulldogs (3-0) hit the net 22 times to take a 22-1 game against Mercer University at Reese Stadium.

March 3, 2011
No. 15 Bulldogs Open Home Schedule
The No. 15 Yale men’s lacrosse team opens the 2011 home schedule by hosting Presbyterian College and Mercer University this Thursday and Friday nights at 7 p.m. at newly renovated Reese Stadium.

March 3, 2011
Bulldogs Explode For 22 Goals in Win
The wind chill was under 20 degrees for opening night at Reese Stadium, but the 2011 Yale men’s lacrosse team’s offense was cooking in a 22-6 win over Presbyterian.

February 26, 2011
Bulldogs Open at St. John's Saturday
The No. 18 Yale men’s lacrosse team opens the 2011 season by traveling to St. John’s (1-0) Saturday for a 1 p.m. game at DaSilva Memorial Field.

February 26, 2011
Bulldogs Open 2011 With 10-8 Win at St. John’s
It’s never easy opening your season on the road against a team that has a regular season game – and a win - under its belt. The No. 18 Yale men’s lacrosse team overcame those obstacles by jumping out to a fast start before hanging on for a 10-8 victory over St. John’s this afternoon at DaSilva Memorial Field.

February 17, 2011
Falcone Candidate For Lowe's Award
Johnathan Falcone, a senior goalie on the Yale Lacrosse Team, has named one of the 20 NCAA student-athlete candidates for the Lowe’s Senior CLASS Award in lacrosse. To be eligible for the award, a student-athlete must be classified as an NCAA Division I senior and have notable achievements in four areas of excellence – community, classroom, character and competition.

February 16, 2011
Bulldogs No. 1 in New England
The No. 18/19 Yale men’s lacrosse team has been picked by the coaches as the top team in New England. Yale and Massachusetts each earned five first place votes in the New England Intercollegiate Lacrosse Association Preseason Coaches’ Poll, but the Bulldogs claimed the top spot based on total points.

February 16, 2011
Scrimmage With Quinnipiac Moved Up To Friday
The Yale men's lacrosse scrimmage against Quinnipiac scheduled for Saturday at Reese Stadium has been moved to this Friday at 5:30 p.m.

February 7, 2011
Bulldogs Ready To Defend Title
The 2011 Yale men’s lacrosse team, ranked 16th in Inside Lacrosse’s Face-Off Magazine pre-season poll, is in good position to defend its first Ivy League Title since 1990. Yale is coming off a 10-4 season, 4-2 in conference play, and is looking to make a run at a long-awaited return to the NCAA tournament. The Bulldogs return 30 players, including all three close defensemen from 2010, five of the top seven scorers and the starting goalie. Here is a Bulldog breakdown by position.

December 14, 2010
Yale Picked 3rd in Face-Off Ivy Poll
Inside Lacrosse’s Face-Off Yearbook released its 2011 Ivy League pre-season poll and all-star team, and the Ivy coaches picked Yale third and put three Bulldog juniors on the all-league squad.

December 2, 2010
Gibson Named Pre-Season All-America
Matt Gibson, a junior on the Yale men’s lacrosse team, has been named to the Inside Lacrosse 2011 Pre-Season All-America team. The high-scoring attackman earned honorable mention status after notching 26 goals in 2010.

December 2, 2010
Elis Picked No. 16 in Pre-Season Poll
The 2011 Yale men’s lacrosse team has been picked No. 16 on Inside Lacrosse’s Face-Off Yearbook 2011 Pre-Season Poll.

October 13, 2010
Niemi, Polley Promoted to Coordinators
The Yale men’s lacrosse team, coming off a share of the 2010 Ivy League Championship, announced two coaching title changes and an addition to its staff. Assistant coaches Graham Niemi and Ryan Polley have been promoted to coordinators; Niemi on offense and Polley on defense, while the Bulldogs have added volunteer coach Brian Schneider, a former Hofstra goalie.

September 21, 2010
Christian Prince Tournament set for Oct. 17
The Yale men’s lacrosse team hosts the 4th annual Christian Prince Memorial Tournament on Oct. 17 at both Reese Stadium and Johnson Field. The Bulldogs will be joined by Rutgers, St. Johns, Marist, Sacred Heart and Lafayette.

September 2, 2010
Yale Mourns Passing of Jim MacLaren '85
Yale Athletics sadly announced the passing of Jim MacLaren ’85, a standout lacrosse and football athlete who went on to receive a masters in theatre studies from the Yale School of Drama. He died earlier this week after a long illness.

September 1, 2010
Renovated Reese Stadium Ready
Phase II renovations of Reese Stadium, the home of Yale men's and women's soccer and lacrosse, are nearly complete and fans can now enjoy the new general and VIP seating areas. The Yale women's soccer team kicks off play at the new Reese Stadium Friday at 7 p.m. against Penn State.