2017-18 Yale Men's Lacrosse News

  • 6 Bulldogs Taken in MLL Draft
    April 19, 2018
    The Yale men’s lacrosse team broke an old school record last weekend by scoring 27 goals in a game. The Bulldogs broke another record this week by having 6 players selected in the professional draft. Ben Reeves, Tyler Warner, Christopher Keating, Jason Alessi, Conor Mackie and Jerry O’Connor, all seniors, were all selected within the 7 rounds of the 2018 Major League Lacrosse Collegiate Draft.
  • Yale vs. Albany Sunday at 1 p.m.
    April 19, 2018
    A pair of teams looking to secure NCAA Tournament first-round home games square off at Reese Stadium in the most anticipated game on the 2018 Yale men’s lacrosse schedule. The No. 5 Bulldogs (10-2) take on No. 2 Albany (10-1) on Sunday at 1 p.m. in a game airing live on ESPN3 with a broadcast on ESPNU at 6 p.m.
  • No. 5 Yale Gets Past Marist 14-4
    April 17, 2018
    When the No. 2 team in the country is coming to your house in a few days, it’s easy to get caught looking ahead. The Yale men’s lacrosse team made sure that did not happen tonight in its last non-league game of the year.
  • Bulldogs Host Marist Tuesday Night
    April 16, 2018
    The No. 5 Yale Men's Lacrosse Team (9-2, 5-0 Ivy), which has clinched a regular-season league title and a spot in the Ivy Tournament, have a final non-league test Tuesday night at Reese Stadium. The Marist Red Foxes make their first visit to New Haven for a 7 p.m. contest airing live on the Ivy League Network.
  • Ivy Title Clincher Brings Record Performance
    April 14, 2018
    The Yale men’s lacrosse team has successfully defended its Ivy League Regular-Season Championship. It has one more league contest remaining that determines if the Bulldogs get a second straight outright title. Today’s school-record offensive performance, a 27-15 win over Brown that included 16 goals in the second half at Stevenson-Pincince Field, might indicate the Elis are in good shape to take care of that business.
  • Tigh Joins Tewaaraton Watch List
    April 12, 2018
    Jack Tigh, a junior midfielder who has helped the Yale Men’s Lacrosse Team to an 8-2 record and a No. 6 national ranking, has been placed on the 2018 Tewaaraton Watch List.
  • Bulldogs, Bears Saturday at Providence
    April 11, 2018
    The Yale men’s lacrosse team (8-2, 4-0 Ivy), coming off a win at Dartmouth last weekend that clinched a ninth straight post season for the Bulldogs, has a big test this Saturday at Brown (5-4, 2-1 Ivy). The No. 6 Elis play the Bears at 1 p.m. on Stevenson-Pincince Field in a game airing live on the ILN.
  • No. 3 Bulldogs Clinch Ivy Playoff with 17-7 Win
    April 07, 2018
    The No. 3 Bulldogs came out barking today at Sculley-Fahey Field with an offensive explosion that put the game away early. That was important because the 17-7 win over Dartmouth clinched a spot in the 2018 Ivy League Tournament for a Yale men’s lacrosse team that has now won 8 of its last 9 games.
  • Elis Back in Ivy Play, Dartmouth Saturday at 3 
    April 06, 2018
    The Yale men’s lacrosse team (7-2, 3-0 Ivy) has 5 games left in the 2018 regular season. Three of those contests can help the Bulldogs achieve their goals of winning an Ivy League title and grabbing a spot in the post-season tournament. The first of those 3 key league games – and the next step in the process - is Saturday at Dartmouth, which airs live on the ILN at 3 p.m.
  • No. 14 Bucknell Takes 9-8 OT Decision
    April 04, 2018
    The winds were howling at Reese Stadium tonight during a matchup of nationally ranked teams hoping to keep win streaks alive. The No. 3 Yale Men’s Lacrosse Team’s 7-game win streak blew away with a 9-8 overtime loss to No. 14 Bucknell, which has now won 3 straight.
  • Bison, Bulldogs Have First Meeting
    April 03, 2018
    The Bulldogs take a break from Ivy League play with a mid-week test against a nationally ranked Patriot League squad. The No. 3 Yale men’s lacrosse team (7-1, 3-0 Ivy) looks for an 8th straight win when No. 14 Bucknell (7-3, 5-1 Patriot) visits Reese Stadium Wednesday night at 7 in a game airing live on the Ivy League Network.
  • Tigh Gets Ivy Player of Week
    April 02, 2018
    Jack Tigh, who had 4 goals and an assist in Yale’s 12-6 win over Penn last Saturday, has been named Ivy League Player of the Week.
  • Yale Registers Complete Win Over Penn
    March 31, 2018
    The Bulldogs have been showing opponents all season that they can’t key on All-American Ben Reeves without paying a price. They proved their point again today in the most complete victory of the season, a 12-6 win over Penn before 2,189 at Reese Stadium.
  • Yale-Penn at Reese Saturday 1 PM
    March 27, 2018
    The Yale men’s lacrosse team is on a 6-game win streak that has it No. 4 in the latest rankings with a big test coming this way Saturday. The Bulldogs (6-1, 2-0 Ivy) host Penn (5-4, 1-1 Ivy) at 1 p.m. at Reese Stadium in a game airing live on WCTX TV and the ILN. Please note, the game time was originally slated for 3:30 pm.
  • Bulldogs Double Up Tigers 16-8
    March 24, 2018
    Yale has won six straight games and is 6-1 on the season but has yet to experience a completely satisfying performance. Home cooking may have been just what the No. 6 Bulldogs needed to get something very close to a complete game.
  • No. 6 Bulldogs Home Saturday with Princeton
    March 21, 2018
    The Bulldogs, on the road the last four weeks, open home league play Saturday with a 1 pm game against Princeton at Reese Stadium. No. 6 Yale, coming off a win at Cornell last Saturday, hosts the Tigers in a game airing live on ESPN3 and the ILN.
  • 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.
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