Harvard softball (20-19) will host Bryant on Tuesday, April 22 at 4 p.m. at Soldiers Field in its final scheduled out-of-conference matchup. The Bulldogs hold an overall record of 15-27 and are an even 6-6 in NEC play.
No. 34 Harvard men’s tennis team (19-6, 5-1) wrapped its home slate with a 5-2 win over Brown Sunday afternoon at the Beren Tennis Center. The Crimson honored seniors Shaun Chaudhuri, Denis Nguyen, Henry Steer and Alex Steinroeder before the match.
After facing a 3-1 deficit midway through the match, Harvard women’s tennis had its rally cut short, falling to Brown 4-3.
Unlike Saturday’s meetings between Harvard and Yale, Sunday’s doubleheader went the way of the visitors, and with limited offense. The Crimson (18-19, 7-9 Ivy) fell to the Bulldogs (12-21, 4-12 Ivy), 4-2 (10 innings) and 2-1 at O’Donnell Field.
Harvard and Yale continued its weekend softball series Sunday at Soldiers Field, with the Crimson (20-19, 11-5 Ivy) capturing the first game, 6-4, but the Bulldogs (9-20, 3-11 Ivy) were able to escape with the victory in the finale late in the afternoon, 3-1.
No. 2 Harvard-Radcliffe varsity eight registered a strong showing at the Lightweight Invitational Sunday morning on the Charles River, but came up just short to No. 1 Stanford, besting No. 4 Boston University.
No. 15 Harvard-Radcliffe heavyweight crew wrapped racing at the Clemson Invitational Sunday morning, as the varsity eight finished third in its final event of the weekend.
No. 20 Harvard women's water polo ended its regular season Saturday, with games against No. 13 Princeton and George Washington. The Crimson dropped its game against the Tigers, 15-7, but rebounded to beat the Colonials 15-7.
Harvard softball (19-18, 10-4 Ivy) got back in the win column with two triumphs over rival Yale Saturday. In a tale of two different games, the first saw the Crimson rack up nine runs in the first inning as it cruised to a 10-1 victory. The second game was more closely contested, with three lead changes and one tie, but Harvard was able to overcome a 4-2 deficit to capture a 6-5 win.
The 374th and 375th meetings on the diamond between Harvard and Yale went the Crimson’s way on Saturday, as it moved to 18-17 (7-7 Ivy) following a doubleheader sweep over the Bulldogs (10-21, 2-12 Ivy), 10-5 and 7-0.
Charles River, frozen into the spring, hampers Harvard’s crew season. Lightweight crew competitions were canceled for Saturday due to the icy conditions on the Charles. The men's heavyweight crew will compete on April 4.
On a day full of upsets the 13th-seeded Harvard men's basketball team seemed destined to knock off fourth-seeded North Carolina Thursday night, but Wesley Saunders 3-pointer at the buzzer was off the mark as the Tar Heels held off for a 67-65 victory.
The Harvard men’s basketball team, with a No. 13 seed, will play No. 4 North Carolina on Thursday in the NCAA tournament.
The Harvard men's basketball team is going dancing again after defeating Yale Saturday afternoon, 53-51, in a one-game playoff at The Palestra to decide the Ivy League's automatic bid to the NCAA tournament.
After beating Quinnipiac, Harvard (26-5-3) moves on to face the No. 2 seed Boston College Eagles in the Frozen Four on March 20 at Riddler Arena in Minneapolis, Minn.
The NCAA quarterfinals will be streamed live and for free on the Ivy League Digital Network. Fans can access live stats here, as well.
The Harvard men’s hockey team took the first step toward advancing in the ECAC tournament when they downed Yale Friday at Ingalls Rink, 3-2, in the first game of the quarterfinals.
Collegiate athletics’ oldest rivals will meet at the famed Palestra with an NCAA tournament berth on the line as the Harvard men’s basketball team and Yale square off in a one-game playoff Saturday.
The Harvard men's basketball team did its part with a 72-62 win over Brown Saturday night at Lavietes Pavilion and Dartmouth returned the favor, upsetting Yale 59-58 to give the Crimson a share of the Ivy League championship and force a one-game playoff to decide the Ancient Eight's bid to the NCAA tournament.
Steve Moundou-Missi posted a double-double, scoring 21 points and grabbing 10 rebounds, but the Harvard men's basketball team fell to Yale in front of a sold-out Lavietes Pavilion crowd Friday evening, 62-52.
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The Harvard men’s and women’s hockey teams closed out exciting regular seasons, and head for the playoffs.
The Crimson men's ice hockey will compete in the Beanpot tournament on Feb. 3, facing off against second-ranked Boston University. Harvard is nationally ranked in both men’s and women’s ice hockey.
With just 0:55 remaining in today's game, Harvard beat Yale, 31-24 at Harvard Stadium, securing an undefeated season for the Crimson and outright ownership of the Ivy League championship title for the eighth straight year. But for many, The Game is more than a test of field skills, it's about tradition, food, family, and fun.
With ESPN and NBC broadcasting on campus, the Ivy League’s two best football teams will face off on Saturday at The Game.
Last Sunday at the Head of the Charles, the Radcliffe heavyweight crew, stroked by Elizabeth Fitzhenry ’15, completed the three-mile race in 16:59:69 ― good for eighth place in the women’s championship event.
In the deathly hallows of the MAC Quad, the Harvard Quidditch team practices in the rain — tumbling through the mud while riding atop PVC broomsticks. ...
In the upcoming season, Harvard’s women’s volleyball and field hockey and men’s water polo teams will be the ones to watch.
The No. 16 Harvard men's lacrosse team did what no other Crimson team had done in 24 years on Saturday, as it clinched the program's first Ivy League championship since 1990 with an 11-10 win at No. 13 Yale.
Harvard men's basketball head coach Tommy Amaker has been named a finalist for the 2014 Ben Jobe Award, presented annually to the top minority coach in Division I men's basketball. The winner will be announced on April 4.
In its first multievent weekend (March 22-23) of the spring season, the No. 17 Harvard coed sailing team turned in two top-five performances in two teams races. The Crimson claimed fourth at the Team Race Invitational and took fifth at the 54th Jan T. Friis Trophy.