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Dreary Weather Does Little to Hold Back Spring Sports

January 26, 2017

Boston winters are cruel—sardonic, slushy, and long. But here in Cambridge, Harvard sports teams are thriving.

The women’s basketball team can’t lose. Since Nov. 12, 2016, the Crimson has ripped off 14 straight victories, the second-longest streak in school history.

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Football's Loss to Penn Places Blemish on Season

November 15, 2016

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Harvard football is hurting.

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Columbia Provides Last Test for Football Before Undefeated Penn

November 02, 2016

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Ivy League football is a 10-week hike. The players trudge beneath hot sun and cold rain. They trek through fields of mud and shrapnel-like turf pellets. They wear sweaty jerseys and knee braces. They carry each other.

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Football Has Obvious Violence, But Hidden Virtues

October 05, 2016

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Murphy is tired of fielding questions about the quality of his football team.

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One For the Ages in Harvard, Dartmouth Ivy Battle

November 04, 2015

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There are times, especially on cold Friday nights, when the whole exercise of football feels insignificant.

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