Bulldogs Named Best Overall Collegiate Team a Second TimeFollowing the three national championships that took place from May 27-June 6, Yale was awarded the Leonard M. Fowle Trophy for the second year in a row. Nine Bulldogs were also named to the All-American team, more sailors than any other collegiate team this year.
Landy Wins College Sailor of the YearAfter the week of national championships concluded yesterday, the ICSA announced the winner of the Everett B. Morris Trophy for the Marlow Ropes College Sailor of the Year. This year, the trophy was awarded to junior captain of the Yale coed sailing team Graham Landy.
Bulldogs Win Fleet Race National ChampionshipHaving already won the Team Race National Championship earlier this week, the Yale coed sailing team added the Fleet Race National Championship to its list of honors on Friday. Full details will be posted on yalebulldogs.com shortly.
Bulldogs Lead After Day One of Fleet Race NationalsThe Yale coed sailing team is currently in first place at the Gill Coed Dinghy National Championship hosted by St. Mary’s. Nine races in A division and 10 races in B division were completed on this first day of racing. One more day remains.
No. 2 Bulldogs Sail Day One of SemifinalsThe Yale coed sailing team began the ICSA Western Semifinals today at St. Mary’s. After the first day of racing, the Bulldogs sit in first place with a ten-point lead.
National Semifinals Begin TomorrowFresh off their victory at the APS Team Race National Championship, the No. 2 Yale coed sailing team will begin competing in the Western Semifinals in hopes of qualifying for the Gill Coed Dinghy Championships. St. Mary’s is hosting all the events.
Bulldogs Win National ChampionshipThe Yale coed sailing team won the APS Team Race National Championship today for the Walter C. Wood Trophy. After three long days of racing, the team finished with a dominant 22-3 record. This is the second year in a row that Yale has won this national championship.
No. 2 Yale Coed Sailing Team Begin National ChampionshipsAfter a long post season of training, the No. 2 Yale coed sailing team will begin a week at St. Mary’s with the APS Team Racing National Championship. The championship will last three days before the Gill Coed Dinghy National Championship begins.
Captain Landy Leads Bulldogs Through Post SeasonJunior captain Graham Landy has been leading the No. 2 Yale coed sailing team through a long post season in training for the upcoming Team Race National Championship and Coed Dinghy National Championship.
Six Bulldogs Awarded All New England HonorsAfter the New England Dinghy Championships, the NEISA awards committee announced the first and second All-New England teams, along with other individual New England awards. Yale’s success during the fall and spring season showed, with six Bulldogs earning honors.
No. 2 Bulldogs Sail Championship at HomeThe No. 2 Yale coed sailing team will race in the New England Dinghy Championships this weekend at the McNay Family Sailing Center. This regatta is the district qualifier for the ICSA National Semifinals in June.
No. 2 Bulldogs Finish Regular SeasonThe No. 2 Yale coed sailing team finishes its regular season this weekend, sailing the Boston Dinghy Cup at MIT and the Greater New York Open at Fordham. These are the last regattas before the New England Dinghy Championship next weekend.
No. 2 Bulldogs Win Ivy HonorsCompeting at home, the No. 2 Yale coed sailing team won the Owen, Mosbacher and Knapp Trophies this weekend. The team also placed 13th at the Thompson Trophy at Coast Guard.
No. 2 Bulldogs Sail For Ivy HonorsAfter team racing all spring, the Bulldogs return to fleet racing this weekend. The No. 2 Yale coed sailing team will compete at home for collegiate sailing’s equivalent to Ivy League championships at the Owen, Mosbacher and Knapp Trophies. The team will also sail the Thompson Trophy at Coast Guard. The three-division fleet race is the major intersectional in New England this weekend.
No. 1 Bulldogs Qualify for National ChampionshipThe No. 1 Yale coed sailing team placed second at the New England Team Race Championship this weekend at Connecticut College, earning a berth to the ICSA Team Racing National Championship this June. The Bulldogs also placed eighth at the Mystic Lake Team Race Invitational hosted by Tufts.
No. 1 Bulldogs Sail New England ChampionshipThe No. 1 Yale coed sailing team will race the New England Team Racing Championship this weekend at Connecticut College, hoping to earn one of the four NEISA spots to the ICSA Team Racing National Championship. The underclassmen Bulldogs will also team race at the Mystic Lake Invitational hosted by Tufts.
No. 1 Bulldogs Place Third at MITThe No. 1 Yale coed sailing team placed third at the Marchiando Team Race at MIT this weekend. The Bulldogs also placed fifth at the Barque Eagle Team Race hosted by Coast Guard.
No. 1 Bulldogs Lose Tiebreaker for FirstThe No. 1 Yale coed sailing team placed second at the Szambecki Team Race at Old Dominion, just losing the tiebreaker for first with St. Mary’s. The Bulldogs also placed eighth at the Friis Team Race at Harvard, and 13th at Southern Series #1 at Salve Regina.
No. 1 Bulldogs Race in Three EventsThe No. 1 Yale coed sailing will compete in three regattas this weekend, the Szambecki Team Race at Old Dominion, the Friis Team Race at Harvard and a Southern Series at Salve Regina.
No. 1 Bulldogs Take Close Second at NavyThe No. 1 Yale coed sailing team placed second at the Graham Hall Team Race hosted by Navy this weekend. Another group of Bulldogs placed 14th at the Vietor Trophy hosted by Salve Regina.
No. 2 Bulldogs Sail First Fleet Race of the SpringThe No. 2 Yale coed sailing team sailed all over the East Coast this weekend, placing sixth at the Eckerd Intersectional, and ninth at the Ice Breaker Regatta at Connecticut College. These events were the first fleet races for the Bulldogs this spring.
No. 2 Bulldogs Begin Spring Break TrainingThe No. 2 Yale coed sailing team will begin its spring break training trip with two competitions this week. One group will race in the Connecticut College Fleet Race, while another will go south for the Eckerd Intersectional. The remaining Bulldogs will begin practices at University of South Florida.
No. 2 Bulldogs Start Season with a WinThe No. 2 Yale coed sailing team began its spring season by winning the Bob Bavier Team Race at College of Charleston this weekend. The Bulldogs did not attend the practice event at Roger Williams due to weather concerns.
No. 2 Bulldogs Begin Team Racing SeasonAfter a long winter and only one day of on-the-water practice, the No. 2 Yale coed sailing team will begin its season with two team racing regattas this weekend. One group will race in the Bob Bavier Team Race at College of Charleston, while the other group with race in a one-day practice event at Roger Williams, since the Sharpe Trophy was cancelled due to the cold.
Yale Sailors Race in World Cup, McNay Finishes ThirdClaire Dennis ’13, Sarah Lihan ’10 and Stuart McNay ’05 all competed in the ISAF Sailing World Cup Regatta which took place in Miami over the course of the past six days. They were three out of 580 athletes from 50 different countries and the regatta was the third of five in the ISAF World Cup series.
No. 2 Bulldogs Sail Match Race NationalsThe No. 2 Yale coed sailing team will travel to St. Petersburg, Fla., to compete in the ICSA Match Race National Championship this weekend. This event is the last regatta of the fall sailing season.
Kiss Places Fourth at National ChampionshipFreshman Mitchell Kiss placed fourth at the ICSA Men's Singlehanded National Championship hosted by Brown in Newport, R.I., this weekend. Teammate on the No. 1 Yale coed sailing team, freshman Ian Barrows, placed 11th. See results here: http://scores.collegesailing.org/f13/icsa-lp-men-singlehanded-champs/. More details to follow.
No. 1 Bulldogs Qualify for Fall ChampionshipThis weekend the No. 1 Yale coed sailing team qualified for the Atlantic Coast Championships by placing third at the Erwin Schell Trophy hosted by MIT. The Bulldogs also sent two teams to the Dave Perry Trophy, with the Yale Elis finishing first, and the Yale Bulldogs finishing 11th.
No. 1 Bulldogs Sail to Defend Conference ChampionshipThe No. 1 Yale coed sailing team will sail the Erwin Schell Trophy this weekend at MIT, which serves as the New England dinghy championship regatta for the fall season. Yale will also compete in the Dave Perry Trophy, sailed at home.