Harvard junior Miriam Rutzen helped the Harvard women’s basketball team clinch a berth to the WNIT on Saturday night, putting up 12 points and a team-high 11 rebounds in the Crimson’s 65-59 victory against Cornell. It was Rutzen’s second double-double of the 2011-12 season.
Junior guard Elle Hagedorn drives to the basket during the Harvard women’s basketball team’s 88-64 win over Columbia on Friday night. Hagedorn recorded her first double-double, recording 11 points and 13 boards.
Junior midfield Micaela Cyr paced the Harvard women’s lacrosse team with three goals in the Crimson’s 12-6 loss to Cornell on Saturday. Cyr missed much of last season with a torn ACL but has rebounded strongly in the opening of 2012. She tallied four scores in the team’s opening two games.
Senior attacker Monica Zdrojewski tallied a goal and an assist in the Harvard women’s water polo team’s 9-8 loss to No. 18 Princeton. With the defeat, the Crimson fell to 0-2 on the season versus the Tigers.
Though senior attackman Jeff Cohen earned a hat trick in Saturday’s contest against No. 20 Hofstra, the No. 15 men’s lacrosse team never led in the 7-6 loss to the Pride. The defeat marked the Crimson’s first of 2012.