2012-13 Yale Women's Basketball News

  • Yale Names Clare Fitzpatrick Assistant Coach
    July 22, 2013
    Yale Names Clare Fitzpatrick Assistant Coach The Yale University women’s basketball team announced Monday the addition of Clare Fitzpatrick as an assistant coach for the upcoming 2013-14 season.
  • Yale Earns Spot on WBCA’s Academic Top 25
    July 18, 2013
    Yale Earns Spot on WBCA’s Academic Top 25 The Yale University women’s basketball team was recognized by the Women’s Basketball Coaches Association on Thursday as one of its honorees on the WBCA Academic Top 25 Team Honor Roll for the 2012-13 season.
  • Yale Women’s Basketball Announces Class of 2017
    May 03, 2013
    Yale Women’s Basketball Announces Class of 2017 Yale Head Coach Chris Gobrecht announced that guards Lena Munzer and Meghan McIntyre and forwards Katie Werner and Elizabeth Haley will join the Yale roster as freshmen for the 2013-14 season beginning this fall.
  • Yale Names Janna Graf Captain for 2013-14 Season
    April 19, 2013
    Yale Names Janna Graf Captain for 2013-14 Season The Yale University women’s basketball team announced Friday that guard Janna Graf (Mission Woods, Kan./Shawnee Mission East) has been named the team’s captain for the upcoming 2013-14 season.
  • Halejian Named to All-Ivy League First Team
    March 14, 2013
    Halejian Named to All-Ivy League First Team Sarah Halejian, Megan Vasquez and Janna Graf were honored by the Ivy League today after the trio helped to lead the Bulldogs to a 13-win season and a second consecutive 8-6 finish in Ivy League play.
  • Vasquez Surpasses 1,400 Points in Yale’s Win at Penn
    March 09, 2013
    Vasquez Surpasses 1,400 Points in Yale’s Win at Penn In one final historic performance, Megan Vasquez closed out one of the most remarkable careers in the 40-year history of women’s basketball at Yale University.
  • Game Day Central: Bulldogs Visit Princeton, Penn to Close Regular Season
    March 08, 2013
    Game Day Central: Bulldogs Visit Princeton, Penn to Close Regular Season Yale will head out on the road to close out the regular season with a pair of Ivy League games at Princeton on Friday and Penn on Saturday. The Bulldogs need at least a split of the weekend’s games in order to remain in the hunt for a postseason berth, but even with a sweep, help is needed from Harvard and Penn.
  • Yale Falls at Princeton
    March 08, 2013
    Yale Falls at Princeton The Yale University women’s basketball team needed a win to keep its postseason hopes alive, but Ivy League leader Princeton proved more than capable of playing the spoiler Friday night.
  • Bulldogs Outlast Cornell on Senior Night
    March 02, 2013
    Bulldogs Outlast Cornell on Senior Night The Yale University women’s basketball team wanted to send out seniors Megan Vasquez and Allie Messimer out on a high note in the final home game of the season, but they had to put in extra work to get that celebratory victory.
  • Game Day Central: Salute to Vasquez, Messimer Highlights Final Home Weekend
    March 01, 2013
    Game Day Central: Salute to Vasquez, Messimer Highlights Final Home Weekend Yale will play the final two home games of the season this weekend when Columbia and Cornell visit John J. Lee Amphitheater. Yale will host Senior Night on Saturday and pay tribute to seniors Allie Messimer and Megan Vasquez prior to the game against Cornell.
  • Graf Lifts Yale to Victory over Columbia
    March 01, 2013
    Graf Lifts Yale to Victory over Columbia Janna Graf scored 19 points on 6-of-10 shooting and added six rebounds and three assists to lead Yale to a 66-49 win over Columbia inside John J. Lee Amphitheater.
  • Vasquez, Messimer Lifted Yale Women’s Basketball to New Heights
    March 01, 2013
    Vasquez, Messimer Lifted Yale Women’s Basketball to New Heights Yale Women’s Basketball will pay tribute to Captain Allie Messimer and Megan Vasquez during Senior Night ceremonies prior to Saturday’s game against Cornell.
  • Watch Women’s Basketball vs. Columbia, Cornell Live on Yale All-Access
    February 26, 2013
    Watch Women’s Basketball vs. Columbia, Cornell Live on Yale All-Access Yale All-Access has live and on demand coverage of the Yale women’s basketball games vs. Columbia (Friday, 7:00 p.m.) and Cornell (Saturday, 7:00 p.m.) from Lee Amphitheater this weekend.
  • Yale Falls at Harvard Despite Halejian’s Historic Night
    February 23, 2013
    Yale Falls at Harvard Despite Halejian’s Historic Night Sarah Halejian scored a career-high 29 points on 12-of-15 shooting, including a perfect 4-for-4 from behind the arc in Yale's 69-66 loss at Harvard.
  • Big Second Half from Vasquez Powers Yale to Victory
    February 22, 2013
    Big Second Half from Vasquez Powers Yale to Victory The Yale University women’s basketball team shut down Dartmouth for a stretch of more than six minutes at the end of the first half, using an unrelenting defensive effort to take control of the game, and it was more than enough to propel the Bulldogs to their fourth Ivy League victory in the last five games.
  • Game Day Central: Bulldogs Look to Keep Streaks Alive at Dartmouth, Harvard
    February 21, 2013
    Game Day Central: Bulldogs Look to Keep Streaks Alive at Dartmouth, Harvard Yale will close a four-game road swing this weekend with visits to Dartmouth Friday and rival Harvard on Saturday, and in both games, the Bulldogs are looking to salvage a split of the season series.
  • Yale Completes Sweep at Columbia
    February 16, 2013
    Yale Completes Sweep at Columbia The Yale University women’s basketball team used a dominant first half Saturday night to accomplish a feat that has not been done by a Bulldogs squad in 15 years.
  • Vasquez Tallies 1,300th Career Point in win at Cornell
    February 15, 2013
    Vasquez Tallies 1,300th Career Point in win at Cornell Senior guard Megan Vasquez became the eighth player in the history of the women’s basketball program at Yale University to record 1,300 career points with her first basket of the game and junior guard Janna Graf provided the offensive spark that Yale needed in the second half to get back on the winning track Friday night.
  • Game Day Central: New York Swing Takes Yale to Cornell, Columbia
    February 14, 2013
    Game Day Central: New York Swing Takes Yale to Cornell, Columbia Following a four-game homestand, Yale hits the road for six of the final eight games of the regular season beginning with a road swing through New York with showdowns at Cornell and Columbia.
  • Yale Falls to First-Place Princeton
    February 10, 2013
    Yale Falls to First-Place Princeton Princeton grabbed a big early lead and never looked back in a 99-53 win over Yale inside John J. Lee Amphitheater Sunday night.
  • Yale Holds Off Penn inside Lanman Center
    February 09, 2013
    Yale Holds Off Penn inside Lanman Center The Yale University women’s basketball team had to battle Winter Storm Nemo and a roof leak inside John J. Lee Amphitheater before it even stepped foot on the court to face Penn.
  • Game Day Central: Bulldogs Look to Bounce Back vs. Penn, Princeton
    February 08, 2013
    Game Day Central: Bulldogs Look to Bounce Back vs. Penn, Princeton The snowy forecast has forced changes to the schedule, but Yale will still welcome Penn and Princeton to New Haven for the first meeting of the season against both teams. Yale is looking to bounce back following last week’s discouraging home losses to Harvard and Dartmouth.
  • Pink Zones Events Postponed to March 2; Penn, Princeton Games Rescheduled
    February 07, 2013
    Pink Zones Events Postponed to March 2; Penn, Princeton Games Rescheduled Due to the weather forecast for this weekend, all events related to the Yale Athletics Pink Zones, including the Battle of the Badges competition, have been postponed to March 2. The game schedule for this weekend has also been changed.
  • Big Second Half from Halejian Can’t Keep Yale from Falling to Dartmouth
    February 02, 2013
    Big Second Half from Halejian Can’t Keep Yale from Falling to Dartmouth While it is still early, the Yale University women’s basketball team’s chances of making noise in the Ivy League’s race for two postseason bids took a major hit this weekend with back-to-back home losses to both Harvard and a Dartmouth team that has not beaten Yale since 2009.
  • Yale’s Second-Half Rally Falls Short in Loss to Harvard
    February 01, 2013
    Yale’s Second-Half Rally Falls Short in Loss to Harvard After a slow start, the Yale University women’s basketball team put together a second-half rally that fell just short of a complete comeback against its rivals from Harvard.
  • Game Day Central: Special Olympics Night Helps Yale Kick of Harvard-Dartmouth Weekend
    January 31, 2013
    Game Day Central: Special Olympics Night Helps Yale Kick of Harvard-Dartmouth Weekend Yale welcomes Harvard and Dartmouth to New Haven for the first back-to-back Ivy League weekend of the season beginning with Friday’s game against the Crimson. Yale is seeking its fourth win in the last five meetings with Harvard and seventh straight win over Dartmouth.
  • Watch Women’s Basketball vs. Harvard, Dartmouth Live on Yale All-Access
    January 30, 2013
    Watch Women’s Basketball vs. Harvard, Dartmouth Live on Yale All-Access Yale All-Access has live and on demand coverage of the Yale women’s basketball games vs. Harvard (Friday, 7:00 p.m.) and Dartmouth (Saturday, 7:00 p.m.) from Lee Amphitheater this weekend.
  • Halejian Named Ivy League Player of the Week
    January 28, 2013
    Halejian Named Ivy League Player of the Week Sarah Halejian’s most impressive performance of her college career did more than lift the Yale University Women’s Basketball Team to its first Ivy League win of the season, it also caught the attention of the Ivy League.
  • Halejian’s Career Night Carries Yale to First Ivy Win
    January 25, 2013
    Halejian’s Career Night Carries Yale to First Ivy Win The Yale University women’s basketball team needed a win to keep from falling to 0-2 in Ivy League play and sophomore guard Sarah Halejian made certain the Bulldogs left Providence with the victory.
  • Yale to Host Special Olympics Night
    January 25, 2013
    Yale to Host Special Olympics Night The Yale University Women’s Basketball Team will welcome Special Olympics Connecticut and the Unified Sports® athletes from local high schools to the John J. Lee Amphitheater for an awards ceremony and special halftime game when the Bulldogs host rival Harvard on Friday, February 1, at 7 p.m.
  • Game Day Central: Yale Visits Brown Seeking First Ivy Win
    January 24, 2013
    Game Day Central: Yale Visits Brown Seeking First Ivy Win As Yale prepares for its annual visit to Brown to close out the season series, it is still looking for its first Ivy League victory after the Bears escaped New Haven with a 68-67 win on Saturday, Jan. 19. It was Brown’s first victory this season in which it gave up more than 51 points. Counting last year’s meeting at Yale, Brown now has two straight wins over Yale.
  • Yale Drops Ivy Opener to Brown
    January 19, 2013
    Yale Drops Ivy Opener to Brown The Yale University women’s basketball team had high hopes for a strong start to the Ivy League season, but missed opportunities plagued the Bulldogs in their Ivy opener, allowing Brown to escape John J. Lee Amphitheater with a narrow victory on Saturday.
  • Game Day Central: Yale Hosts Brown for Ivy League Opener
    January 18, 2013
    Game Day Central: Yale Hosts Brown for Ivy League Opener After recording the most Ivy League wins in a two-year span (18; 10-4 in 2010-11, 8-6 in 2011-12) in the program’s history, Yale begins its quest for its first Ivy League championship since 1979 with the home portion of home-and-home set with Brown.
  • Game Day Central: Battle of the Bulldogs as Yale visits Bryant
    January 16, 2013
    Game Day Central: Battle of the Bulldogs as Yale visits Bryant After an 11-day break, Yale will close out the non-league portion of the 2012-13 schedule when it travels to Rhode Island to visit Bryant for the first meeting between the two teams since the 2009-10 season. Yale is facing a Bryant squad that has lost its last six games. Yale is looking to maintain the momentum gained from its 82-62 win over Bucknell on Jan. 5.
  • Career Night from Tyson Lifts Yale to Victory
    January 16, 2013
    Career Night from Tyson Lifts Yale to Victory The Yale University women’s basketball team have the momentum it was hoping for heading into Ivy League play, thanks in large part to the play of junior guard Amanda Tyson.
  • Defense, Balanced Scoring Lift Bulldogs to Victory
    January 05, 2013
    Defense, Balanced Scoring Lift Bulldogs to Victory A stingy defense and a balanced scoring attack lifted Yale to an 82-62 win over Bucknell inside John J. Lee Amphitheater. The win snapped a three-game losing streak and gave Yale (4-9) its first win since a 66-62 overtime win at St. Francis Brooklyn on Dec. 8.
  • Watch Women’s Basketball vs. Bucknell Live and On Demand on Yale All-Access
    January 05, 2013
    Watch Women’s Basketball vs. Bucknell Live and On Demand on Yale All-Access Yale All-Access has exclusive live and on demand coverage of the Yale women’s basketball game vs. Bucknell Saturday at 4 p.m. from Lee Amphitheater.
  • Game Day Central: Bulldogs to Host Rejuvenated Bison
    January 04, 2013
    Game Day Central: Bulldogs to Host Rejuvenated Bison Yale welcomes Bucknell to the John J. Lee Amphitheater for the final home game of the non-league schedule on Saturday. The Bulldogs are looking to extend their success over the Bison with the hope that it leads to the first victory of the new year. After losses to Marist, Georgetown and Sacred Heart, Yale is looking to snap a three-game losing streak against a much-improved Bucknell squad that went just 5-25 last season.
  • Graf Tallies 18 in Loss at Sacred Heart
    January 02, 2013
    Graf Tallies 18 in Loss at Sacred Heart The Yale University women’s basketball team held a 55-52 lead with 7:22 left, but it could not hold on for the victory as Sacred Heart used a late 13-2 run to pull away with the 67-62 win at the William H. Pitt Center Wednesday night.
  • Game Day Central: Yale Rings in New Year at Sacred Hart
    January 01, 2013
    Game Day Central: Yale Rings in New Year at Sacred Hart With just three non-league games remaining before Ivy League play begins, Yale will ring in the new year with a game at in-state rival Sacred Heart. The Bulldogs are looking for their first win over the Pioneers since an 84-43 victory in the second game of the Yale Tip-Off Tournament on Nov. 25, 1979.
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