2017-18 Yale Women's Ice Hockey News

  • Bulldogs Left Seeing (Big) Red
    November 18, 2017
    Facing their second nationally ranked opponent in two days, the Yale Bulldogs knew a tough task was in hand. Despite a close final score, the Bulldogs fell to the 8th ranked Cornell Big Red 3-0 on Saturday afternoon.
  • Raiders Pillage Bulldogs
    November 17, 2017
    With nationally third ranking, Colgate imposed a tall task for Yale. The Bulldogs couldn’t solve the Raiders on Friday night, dropping a 5-1 defeat at Ingalls Rink.
  • Another Ranked Weekend For Bulldogs
    November 15, 2017
    For the second time this season, the Yale Bulldogs will host two ranked teams in two days. Ingalls Rink opens up to the Colgate Raiders and Cornell Big Red on Friday and Saturday, respectively.
  • Bulldogs Rally to Tie Crimson
    November 11, 2017
    Yale earned its first ECAC points of the season on Friday night against Dartmouth. The Bulldogs were hungry for more going into Saturday’s rivalry game against the Harvard Crimson, and got their wish. Yale scored two unanswered goals to rally and tie Harvard 2-2 on Saturday afternoon.
  • Strong Third Powers Bulldogs
    November 10, 2017
    One game into the Ivy League season, and the Yale Bulldogs have their first win. Kyra O’Brien made 28 saves and Yale used a four-goal third period to take a 5-1 win over the Dartmouth Big Green on Friday night.
  • Into the Ivy for Yale
    November 08, 2017
    The Yale Bulldogs hit the road this weekend for their first Ivy League games of the season. Yale visits the Dartmouth Big Green on Friday night before stopping by on Saturday against the Harvard Crimson.
  • Upset Bid Falls Short
    November 04, 2017
    Despite welcoming in another ranked team to Ingalls Rink, the Yale Bulldogs were not rattled. However, a late rally for the #7 St. Lawrence Saints proved the difference maker in a 3-2 Bulldogs defeat.
  • Bulldogs Fall In Home Opener
    November 03, 2017
    Sometimes, the friendly confines of home don't always play out that way. Despite playing on home ice for the first time all season, the Yale Bulldogs fell to the Clarkson Golden Knights 4-0 on Friday night.
  • Bulldogs Finally Take Home Ice
    November 01, 2017
    After two weeks on the road to start the season, the Yale Bulldogs head back to the ice at Ingalls Rink on Friday. The Bulldogs will host the defending national champion in Clarkson Friday night before welcoming St. Lawrence to New Haven on Saturday afternoon.
  • Union Shuts Down Yale
    October 28, 2017
    Just one day ago, the Yale Bulldogs saw the importance of having a strong goalie. Saturday afternoon, the Union Dutchwomen flipped the script in a 3-1 Yale defeat.
  • Hofmann Salvages Point for Bulldogs
    October 27, 2017
    ECAC play typically involves closely fought hockey. The Yale Bulldogs played a close game of their own against RPI, tying the Engineers 2-2 on Friday night.
  • Bulldogs Face First Conference Test
    October 25, 2017
    The Yale Bulldogs continue their road trip to open the season when they visit the RPI Engineers and the Union Dutchwomen on Friday and Saturday, respectively.
  • Yale Falls in Overtime
    October 21, 2017
    It doesn’t always matter who dominates the shot differential when it comes to winning games. The Yale Bulldogs found that out Saturday afternoon in a 2-1 overtime loss to the RIT Tigers.
  • One Game, One Win for Bulldogs
    October 20, 2017
    When it came to starting the season, the Yale Bulldogs elected to finish strong. A big third period propelled the Bulldogs to a 3-1 win over RIT to start off the 2017-18 season.
  • Yale Opens Season at RIT
    October 19, 2017
    Dogs and cats will be skating, not raining, when Yale takes on RIT Friday and Saturday night.
  • Yale Drops Exhibition to McGill
    October 14, 2017
    Every summer away from hockey creates anticipation for the season to start, but it also means rust. The long offseason seemed to show its effects as the Yale Bulldogs dropped an exhibition to the McGill Martlets 4-2 on Saturday.
  • Yale to Host McGill in Exhibition
    October 12, 2017
    Meaningful games are returning to Ingalls Rink. The Yale women’s hockey team releases its new attack against the McGill Martlets Saturday, October 14th, in an afternoon home game at 2 p.m.
  • Tinker Wins Gold with Canada in World Ball Hockey Championships
    June 26, 2017
    Rising sophomore defenseman Saroya Tinker (Oshawa, Ont.) of the Yale women’s ice hockey team won gold this past weekend playing for Canada at the World Ball Hockey Federation Championships in Litomerice and Lovosice, Czech Republic. Canada beat the Czech Republic 4-1 in the final Sunday after shutting out Slovakia 7-0 in the semifinal Saturday.
  • Matt Woodard Joins Staff as Assistant Coach
    June 23, 2017
    Matt Woodard, who spent the past four seasons at RIT and helped the Tigers make the NCAA Tournament for the first time in school history, has joined the Yale women’s ice hockey staff as an assistant coach. Joakim Flygh, Yale’s Susan Cavanagh Head Coach of Women’s Ice Hockey, announced the move Friday.
  • 2017-18 Schedule Released; Includes Six Games vs. NCAA Tourney Teams
    June 21, 2017
    Six games against teams that played in the 2017 NCAA Tournament highlight the 2017-18 Yale women’s ice hockey team schedule, which was announced Wednesday. The 29 game regular season also includes eight games against teams that ended the past season ranked in the top 10.
  • Class of 2021 Includes Seven New Bulldogs
    May 25, 2017
    As the Yale women’s ice hockey team looks to build on the momentum from three ECAC Hockey playoff appearances in the last four years, seven incoming freshmen will join the Bulldogs in 2017-18. The Class of 2021, which was announced Thursday, includes four forwards, two defensemen and one goaltender. The group represents four U.S. states, one Canadian province and the District of Columbia.
  • Kaitlin Gately to Captain Bulldogs in 2017-18
    April 28, 2017
    Junior forward Kaitlin Gately (Hingham, Mass.) has been elected captain of the Yale women’s ice hockey team for the 2017-18 season. Gately, who was selected by a team vote, was introduced formally at the team’s post-season banquet Tuesday Apr. 18 at the Yale Golf Course. She leads the Bulldogs into their 41st varsity season.