2017-18 Yale Women's Sailing News

  • Spring Academic All-Ivy Announced
    June 20, 2018
    The Ivy League released its list of student-athletes selected for 2018-19 Academic All-Ivy honors in its spring sports today, and 10 Bulldogs were recognized. The 80 men and women honored from the eight league schools were starters or key reserves on an officially recognized varsity team with 3.0 or better cumulative grade point averages. Each institution nominated five men and five women from its eligible student-athletes.
  • Bulldogs Finish 8th at Sperry Women's Nationals
    May 25, 2018
    The Bulldogs did not have the finish that they had hoped for at the Sperry Women’s National Championship, but were able to move up into 8th place overall.
  • Bulldogs Win Sperry Women's Eastern Semifinal and Advance to National Championship
    May 23, 2018
    The Bulldogs are off to a great start in Virginia, winning the Women’s Eastern Semifinal by 19 points and securing a birth in the Sperry Women’s National Championship that will begin tomorrow.
  • Bulldogs Head to Virginia for Women's Nationals
    May 22, 2018
    The Yale sailing team begins its eleven day national championship Tuesday with the beginning of the Women’s Semifinals in Norfolk Virginia. The event format works such that the teams are seeded into a Western and an Easter group, each with eighteen teams. After two days of racing, the top nine in each fleet will move on to the finals which take place on Thursday and Friday.
  • Bulldogs in 1st on Day 1 of Sperry Women's Eastern Semifinals
    May 22, 2018
    After a light and hot day racing in a 4-6 knot southerly off of Lambert’s Point at Old Dominion University, the Bulldogs currently in 1st place on day 1 of the Sperry Women’s Eastern Semifinals.
  • No. 1 Bulldogs Finish 2nd at Women's Team Race Promotional
    May 01, 2018
    After a hard second day at the Women’s Team Race National Invite Promotional, the Bulldogs fell to Boston University after losses in the last two races, finishing 2nd overall.
  • No. 1 Bulldogs to Compete at Women's Team Race National Invite Promotional
    April 26, 2018
    This weekend the No.1 Bulldogs will be competing in a new event called the Women’s Team Race National Invite Promotional hosted by MIT. With the recent inclusion of many female sailors on coed team race teams, there has been a greater push to incorporate team racing into women’s sailing.
  • Six Bulldogs Named to All NEISA Team
    April 24, 2018
    Casey Klingler, Louisa Nordstrom, Chrissie Klingler, Cate Mollerus, Claudia Loiacono, and Claire Huebner receive all NEISA Awards
  • Huebner Named NEISA Sportswoman of the Year
    April 24, 2018
    This weekend, senior crew Claire Huebner was named NEISA Sportswoman of the year. She received this honor from a vote across the seventeen schools that attended the event, a tremendous honor.
  • Bulldogs Finish Second at New England Championship
    April 23, 2018
    Conditions were not ideal at the Reed Trophy this weekend, with the Bulldogs falling short of claiming the New England title by 22 points.
  • No. 1 Bulldogs Head to New England Championship
    April 19, 2018
    This is a big weekend for the Bulldogs, who will be competing at the NEISA Women’s Championship/Reed Trophy hosted by the Coast Guard Academy. This event is a qualifier for the college sailing national semi-finals held in late May. 
  • No. 1 Bulldogs Place 10th at President's Trophy
    April 16, 2018
    This weekend the Bulldogs finished 10th at the President’s Trophy, 32 points out of first. Only six races were able to be completed, making consistency a top priority. The Bulldogs struggled to find their rhythm with mid-fleet finishes throughout the event. Conditions were not easy on the Charles, with wind building from the east growing increasingly puffier and shiftier as the day went on.
  • Bulldogs Head to the Charles
    April 11, 2018
    Although seven weekends of competition are in the books, the Bulldogs still have a long journey ahead of them. Just past the midpoint of the spring season, the sailors are continuing their drive and the final push that needs to be made in order to solidify a berth at nationals.
  • Bulldogs Third at Wick/Shrew
    April 08, 2018
    The Bulldogs had a close regatta this weekend, coming in third at the Wick/Shrew by a narrow margin of 13 points.
  • Bulldogs Compete at Home
    April 05, 2018
    This weekend the Bulldogs will be competing in their first and only home regatta of the season, the Emily Wick. This is one of the final women’s fleet races before the qualifier for nationals in two weeks.
  • Bulldogs Third at Dellenbaugh
    April 01, 2018
    The Bulldogs had tricky conditions sailing against the nation’s best this weekend, finishing in third behind Brown and Stanford at the Dellenbaugh Women’s Trophy.
  • Klingler and Colwell Named NEISA Sailors of the Week
    March 28, 2018
    Senior skipper Casey Klingler and senior crew Caroline Colwell were named NEISA sailors of the week today for their impressive performance at the Duplin Women’s Team Race hosted by Tufts University last weekend.
  • Bulldogs to Compete at the Dellenbaugh
    March 28, 2018
    This weekend the Bulldogs will be taking a break from team racing and competing in their second fleet race event of the season, the Dellenbaugh Women’s Trophy hosted by Brown University.
  • Bulldogs Claim Duplin Title in Freezing Conditions
    March 26, 2018
    The Bulldogs had a great comeback late in the regatta and were able to defend their title, winning the Duplin for the second time in two years.
  • Bulldogs Aim to Defend Duplin Title
    March 23, 2018
    After the fourth northeaster of the season rolled up the eastern seaboard, the Bulldogs will brave the chilly temperatures and compete this weekend at the Duplin Women’s Team Race held by Tufts.
  • Bulldogs to Compete in Maryland
    March 16, 2018
    After a productive week of training in St. Petersburg, Florida the Bulldogs are headed to Maryland to compete in the first intersectional event of the season, the St. Mary’s Women’s Interconference.
  • Nor'easter Prevents Bulldogs from Competing
    March 05, 2018
    With a devastating nor’easter that climbed up the coast on Friday, the Yale Women’s Sailing team made the call to drop out of the Old Dominion Women’s Regatta.
  • Bulldogs Head to Virginia
    February 28, 2018
    The Bulldogs will be making a long trek down to Norfolk, Virginia this weekend to compete in the first intersectional regatta of the season, the Old Dominion Women’s regatta.
  • Klingler, Knapp, Loiacono & Nordstrom Named to NEISA Spring Watch List
    February 02, 2018
    Yesterday, the NEISA Awards Committee announced the 2018 Coed and Women’s sailor of the Year, Babineau Crew of the Year, and Women’s Crew of the Year watch lists. Senior skipper Casey Klingler and sophomore skipper Louisa Nordstrom were named to the skipper of the year watch list. Senior crew KB Knapp and first year crew Claudia Loiacono were named to the women's crew of the year watch list.
  • Klingler Duo Competes in Final 3 Races on Day 5
    January 29, 2018
    After being blown out on day 4 of racing, the race committee was eager to get off another 3 races. Day 5 marks the final day of racing before the top ten advance to the medal round.
  • Days 2 and 3 Bring Better Winds for World Cup Series Miami
    January 26, 2018
    After challenging conditions on day 1, sailors were met with champagne conditions for day 2 of the World Cup Series, with winds hovering in the 8 to 12 knot range the entire day.
  • Wind Limit Reached for Racing on Day 4
    January 26, 2018
    With wind speeds averaging close to 30 miles per hour with gusts nearing 40, all racing had to be called off.
  • Klingler Duo Competes in 2018 World Cup Series Miami
    January 23, 2018
    MIAMI, Fla. – After winning the 2017 Sperry College Sailing Women’s National Championship sailing together in A-division, the sister duo of senior skipper Casey Klingler and sophomore crew Chrissie Klingler are returning to the race course this winter.
  • Challenging Conditions Persist on Biscayne Bay for First Day of Racing
    January 23, 2018
    Miami, Fla. – Mother nature did not cooperate today on Biscayne Bay. With racing scheduled to begin this morning, light and patchy breeze forced the race committee to delay the start of racing this afternoon. With very light winds and a tight race schedule, only one race was able to be completed in the women’s 470 fleet.
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