Yale Honors Seven Seniors and One Team with Annual Awards at Senior ReceptionSeven 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 women’s fencing team earned the Brodhead Award for highest team grade point average. Sam Haig (Greenwich, Conn.) of the men’s squash team, Heather May (Newport Beach, Calif.) of the coed and women’s sailing teams and Alyssa Zupon (Basking Ridge, N.J.) of the women’s ice hockey team were the recipients of the Ford Student-Athlete Community Outreach Award. Dakota McCoy (Wexford, Pa.) of the women’s track and field team and Patrick O’Keefe (Pittsford, N.Y.) of the lightweight crew team were the recipients of the Kiphuth Student-Athlete Distinction Award. Lexy Adams (Lancaster, Pa.) of the field hockey team and Collin Bibb (San Antonio, Texas) of the football team were the recipients of the Meyer Humanitarian Award.
Miller, Oliver Ready for NCAA National ChampionshipThe Yale women’s fencing team will be represented at the Mar. 21-24 NCAA National Championship by a duo of experienced fencers: senior Madeline Oliver and sophomore Lauren Miller, who will compete in saber and foil, respectively.
Bulldogs to Compete at Ivy League ChampionshipsOn the heels of a strong 3-1 performance at its last meet, the Yale women’s fencing team will look to capitalize on its momentum at the season-ending Ivy League Championships, hosted by Harvard on Mar. 2-3 in Cambridge, Mass.
Tough Opening Day at Ivy League ChampionshipsThe Yale women’s fencing team could not overcome tough competition on the opening day of the Mar. 2-3 Ivy League Championships, posting a 0-4 record that puts the team in seventh place with two rounds of fencing to come.
Ivy League Championships RescheduledThe Yale men's fencing team will compete at the 2012 Ivy League Championships, which have been rescheduled to Mar. 2-3 at Harvard's Albert H. Gordon Track in Cambridge, Mass.
Fencers Take On VassarLooking to rebound after a difficult weekend at the NYU Invitational, the Yale women’s fencing team will take on Vassar on Feb. 2 in Poughkeepsie, N.Y.
Yale Posts Three Victories at Vassar MeetIt was a strong performance by the Yale women’s fencing team on Saturday, as it beat out Vassar, Drew and Queens on its way to a 3-1 record at the Feb. 2 Vassar meet here in Poughkeepsie, N.Y.
Yale to Compete at NYUThe Yale women’s fencing team will head down to New York this weekend to compete at the Jan. 27 NYU Invitational.
Tough Day For Fencers at NYUIt was difficult day out for the Yale women’s fencing team on Sunday, as they posted a 1-4 record at the Jan. 27 NYU Invitational held at the Coles Sports Center in New York.
Fencers to Face Sacred Heart at HomeBack at home in New Haven, Conn., the Yale women’s fencing team will open its spring account with a Jan. 19 match-up against Sacred Heart in Payne Whitney Gymnasium.
Bulldogs Drop Heartbreaker to Sacred HeartIt came right down the wire Saturday afternoon in Payne Whitney Gymnasium as the Yale women’s fencing team fell at home to Sacred Heart, 13-14. The Jan. 19 match-up in New Haven, Conn., kicked off spring competition for the Yale team.
Yale Fencers Head to BrandeisThe Yale women’s fencing team will compete in its second competition of the 2012-13 season as it heads this week to Waltham, Mass., for the Dec. 2 Brandeis Invitational.
Bulldogs Challenged in WalthamIt was a tough day out on a strip for the Yale women’s fencing team, who finished the Dec. 2 Brandeis Invitational here in Waltham, Mass., with a 1-5 record. The Bulldogs posted a victory against MIT.
Fencing Season Opens at Penn StateThe Yale women’s fencing team will look to match last year’s performance at its season opening Penn State Garret Open, which takes place Nov. 3-4 at State College, Pa.
Trio of Bulldogs Finish in Top 16Three members of the Yale women’s fencing team put up a top-16 finish as it competed in its season-opening Garret Open, hosted on Nov. 3 by Penn State in University Park, Pa.
Women Set for 2012-13 Fencing SeasonThe Yale women’s fencing team, bolstered by the addition of four freshmen, is poised to match or repeat last year’s performance as it enters its 2012-13 season.