2017-18 Yale Men's Lacrosse News

  • Yale Beats Cornell 13-11 in Ivy Opener
    March 17, 2018
    The No. 7 ranked Yale men’s lacrosse team opened the 2018 Ivy League season in fine fashion, erasing a two-goal deficit in the second half on the way to a 13-11 win over Cornell at Schoellkopf Field.
  • Ivy Season Begins at Ithaca
    March 13, 2018
    The Yale men’s lacrosse team takes a four-game win streak into this Saturday’s Ivy League opener at Cornell. The No. 7 Bulldogs (4-1) face a Big Red (3-2) squad at Schoellkopf Field in a 1 p.m. contest airing live on the Ivy League Network.
  • 4th Straight Win is 8-3 Over Stags
    March 10, 2018
    A stingy Yale defense and a perfect faceoff performance by Conor Mackie guided the No. 10 Bulldogs to a fourth straight victory today, an 8-3 decision over Fairfield at Rafferty Stadium.
  • Bulldogs Look to Continue Streak Against In-State Rival
    March 07, 2018
    The Yale men’s lacrosse team has won three straight games and is ranked as high as No. 10 in the latest national polls. The next test is 25 miles from the campus. The Bulldogs (3-1) take on Fairfield (2-4) this Saturday at 1 p.m. on Conway Field at Rafferty Stadium in a contest broadcast by Facebook live.
  • Wilson’s 10 Saves Help Yale Beat Bryant
    March 03, 2018
    Brody Wilson made his first start of the 2018 season a memorable one. The Yale goalie made 10 saves, including multiple momentum-saving stops, in an 11-8 win over Bryant, the third straight win for the No. 11 Elis.
  • Keating, Reeves on Tewaaraton Watch List
    March 02, 2018
    Seniors Christopher Keating (Windham, N.H.) and Ben Reeves (Macedon, N.Y.), both off to great starts for the 2018 Yale men’s lacrosse team, are on The Tewaaraton Foundation’s 2018 Tewaaraton Award Watch List.
  • Bulldogs, Bulldogs Battle at Bryant
    February 28, 2018
    The Bulldogs of Yale have won consecutive games and get another road test this Saturday in Smithfield, R.I. The Yale men’s lacrosse team (2-1, 0-0 Ivy) takes on the Bryant Bulldogs (2-3, 0-0 NEC) in a 3 p.m. game airing live on NEC Front Row.
  • Bulldogs Win 2nd Straight
    February 27, 2018
    The final score does not indicate it, but the No. 11 Yale Men’s Lacrosse Team cruised to a victory today over UMass at Garber Field. The 2-1 Bulldogs had a 13-4 lead early in the fourth quarter when the Minutemen went on a run to make it look like a close call. The final was 13-10.
  • Tuesday Matinee Special at UMass
    February 26, 2018
    The No. 11 Yale Men’s Lacrosse Team has three more contests before Ivy League play begins next month. This week the Bulldogs have a Tuesday afternoon contest against UMass. The 3 p.m. game at Garber Field in Amherst airs live on the UMass Sports Network.
  • Tigh's 5 Goals Help Yale Beat Michigan
    February 24, 2018
    The No. 11 ranked Bulldogs overcame a 3-goal, third-quarter deficit to register a 15-11 win over a tough Michigan team before a full Reese Stadium today in Yale’s home opener.
  • Bulldogs Host Wolverines Saturday
    February 20, 2018
    The No. 11 Yale men’s lacrosse team opens its 2018 home schedule by hosting the University of Michigan at Reese Stadium on Saturday. The noon contest airs live on the Ivy League Network with Evan Ellis ’12 and Pat Reed calling the action.
  • No. 15 Nova Takes 10-9 OT Game at Patriot Cup
    February 17, 2018
    The No. 5 ranked Yale men’s lacrosse team opened the 2018 season with a thriller at the Patriot Cup, but an OT goal by Villanova’s Danny Seibel sent the Bulldogs home with a 10-9 loss despite a seven-point outing by captain Ben Reeves.
  • Elis Open Season in Texas
    February 13, 2018
    The defending Ivy champion Yale men’s lacrosse team opens its 2018 campaign in a unique way. The No. 5 Bulldogs take on Villanova Saturday at 1 p.m. ET (12:00 CT) at the Ford Center in Frisco, Texas. The marquee matchup of the 2018 Patriot Cup airs live on the Lax Sports Network website and LSN App, with Travis Eldridge and Davey Emala calling the action from the practice facility of the Dallas Cowboys.
  • Compitello Begins 1st Season on Yale Staff
    February 01, 2018
    Tom Compitello, a former Stony Brook All-American attackman, is Yale’s new volunteer assistant men’s lacrosse coach. Compitello, who handles the goalies, comes to New Haven after three seasons as a coach at Bryant University.
  • NYC Ivy Men’s Lax Tourney Tickets Available
    February 01, 2018
    The 2018 Ivy League Men’s Lacrosse Tournament is coming to New York City. A variety of ticket offerings – including tournament passes and single sessions are on sale online at GoColumbionLions.com/tickets or by calling the Columbia Ticket office at 888-LIONS-11.
  • Forst Selected For Irish National Team
    January 24, 2018
    Ted Forst is a proud Irishman whose family roots will be highlighted at the 2018 World Lacrosse Championships. Forst, a junior attackman/midfielder at Yale from Bronxville, N.Y., has been selected for the Irish National Team that will compete in Netanya, Israel from July 12-20.
  • Bulldogs Volunteer With Harlem Lacrosse
    January 18, 2018
    Three members of the Yale men’s lacrosse team have spent some of their limited free time working for Harlem Lacrosse, a non-profit organization based in New York. Conor Mackie, Brendan Mackie and Ted Forst have served as coaches for youth lacrosse programs, using their own talents on the lacrosse field to teach and develop the skills of high school players.
  • Former Elis Taken in MLL Draft
    January 17, 2018
    Major League Lacrosse had its 2018 supplemental draft today and two former Yale stars from the class of 2016 were selected in the fourth round by the teams that called their names at the collegiate draft prior to their senior campaigns. Michael Quinn was taken by Ohio while Mark Glicini was a Chesapeake pick.
  • Bulldogs Picked No. 3 by IL
    December 13, 2017
    Inside Lacrosse’s Face-Off Yearbook came out with the first pre-season national rankings, and the Bulldogs are No. 3.
  • Reeves Vying For Spot on U.S. Team
    December 06, 2017
    Forty-eight of the nation’s top lacrosse players, including Yale senior Ben Reeves, have one final chance to impress U.S. national team head coach John Danowski and his staff when the Team USA Spring Premiere is held on Saturday, Jan. 6 at 4:30 p.m. at IMG Academy in Bradenton, Fla.
  • Elis Announce 2018 Slate
    November 07, 2017
    The Yale men’s lacrosse team has released its schedule for the 2018 season. The Bulldogs face an impressive series of opponents, including a season-opening matchup in Texas, followed by a tough non-conference slate before Ivy League play begins in March.
  • Elis Host Annual Alumni Weekend
    October 14, 2017
    The Yale men’s lacrosse team celebrated the past and future of the program the last two days during its annual alumni weekend.
  • Bulldogs Announce Fall Schedule
    September 27, 2017
    The Yale men’s lacrosse team, fresh off its third straight Ivy Tournament title and a regular-season championship, is back in action this fall with three events, including the annual Christian Prince alumni game.