A New Era for Harvard Recruiting

The growth in attention to the Harvard football and men's basketball programs is largely a byproduct of the work that the teams’ coaches—Tim Murphy and Tommy Amaker—have done rebuilding their respective programs into national powers.

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Men's Basketball's Webster To Join UCF as Assistant Coach

After six years with the Crimson, Christian Webster '13 is set to join the coaching staff of the University of Central Florida men's basketball team.

Men's Basketball's Moundou-Missi Signs With Agent

Having played his final game for the Harvard men's basketball team, senior forward Steve Moundou-Missi has signed with an agent to pursue a professional hoops career.

When Foes Became Friends

Despite all the changes to the biannual track and field competition between Harvard-Yale and Oxford-Cambridge, the meet still holds a special place on the calendar and in the hearts of student-athletes: It is the only opportunity for them to compete alongside their rivals while engaging in new, broadened social and cultural interactions.

The Art of Diving

For Harvard divers, there are many preparations that go into landing the perfect dive.

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Men's Tennis Sees Round of 32 Slip Away

After multiple weather delays that lengthened the match to six hours, the Crimson narrowly fell to Northwestern in the opening round of the NCAA Tournament.

Women's Track and Field Takes Home Heptagonal Championship

For the first time ever in program history, the women's track and field team has taken home back-to-back heptagonal championships.

Liberos Make Big Impact in the Backcourt

On the volleyball court, liberos play a very important position despite the fact they are not always the stars of the show.

Women's Golf Finishes 10th at NCAA Regionals

At the end of a weekend of play, the Crimson took home 10th place in the NCAA Regional tournament.

God of the Playing Field

For many of Harvard's athletes of faith, religion is a strong component of their identity both on and off the field. However, balancing that identity with the demands of a varsity sport is anything but easy.

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The Geography of Harvard Athletics

According to data scraped from the Harvard Athletics website, nearly 15 percent of Harvard athletes come from California, while just 12 percent come from non-U.S. countries.

Undrafted Free Agents Hodges, Easton Sign With NFL Squads

Over a decade after battling homelessness on the streets of Charlotte, N.C., Harvard defensive end Zack Hodges ascended to the highest level of football this Saturday, negotiating a free agent contract with the Indianapolis Colts. Elsewhere in the NFL, the Baltimore Ravens signed Crimson offensive lineman Nick Easton on Saturday as well.

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Men's and Women's Crew Teams Wrap Up Season with Wins

The women's heavyweight and women's lightweight teams dominated the Cooper River, with both taking first place at the Eastern Sprints, while the men's heavyweight squad also topped Northeastern for the 18th straight year.

Track and Field Athletes Reach for Athletic Glory Beyond Harvard

For three Harvard track and field athletes—one recent graduate and two current undergraduates—athletic glory does not stop at the Ivy League or even NCAA level. These three competitors, who are no strangers to competing for the Crimson, now have their sights set on gold.

Women's Rugby Sees Season End in Semifinals of ACRA 7's

While the Crimson earned a spot in the final-four playoff, Harvard ended the weekend with a pair of losses to finish fourth.

On Campus

The Geography of Harvard Athletics

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Among Harvard’s Faculty, ‘Women Are Still Pioneers’

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Harvard Faculty Donate to Democrats by Wide Margin

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FAS

Graduate Students Start Movement To Unionize

Sports Briefs

BRIEF: Women's Lacrosse Finishes Season with Loss to No. 11 Princeton

Despite keeping the game knotted up at four after the first half, the Crimson ended up falling by a score of 15-8 at in Princeton, N.J., concluding Harvard's season. On the flip side, Princeton went on to defeat Penn in the Ivy League final two days later.

Men's Volleyball

Men's Volleyball Season Ends Against George Mason

After falling in the fourth set by one point, the second seeded Crimson lost to George Mason, 3-1, and was eliminated from the EIVA tournament. Harvard was without co-captain Caleb Zimmick in the contest.

Men's Tennis

Men's Tennis Drops Final Conference Match to Dartmouth

On paper it seemed like Dartmouth (14-10, 5-2) had pulled off a major upset against the Harvard (19-7, 5-2) men’s tennis team. The No. 45 Big Green beat the No. 34 Crimson, 4-3, at the Boss Tennis Center at Dartmouth, leaving both schools tied for second place in the Ivy League behind champion Columbia.

Women's Golf

Athlete of the Week Runners Up: Week of 4/20

As classes wind down and students prepare for final exams, the women’s golf team found success at a final of their own. After leading their team to an Ivy League Championship, junior Courtney Hooten and sophomore Anne Cheng earned this weeks Athlete of the Week honors. However, there were a few other Crimson athletes who had strong performances this week.

Women's Crew

Women's Lightweight Crew Wins Beanpot

The lightweight team won the Beanpot over No. 4 BU and No. 8 MIT, while the heavyweight team fell to Yale.

Men's Volleyball

Men's Volleyball Tops Sacred Heart in Five Sets, Earning Second Seed in Playoffs

Sailing

Sailing Competes In Four Regattas

Softball

Softball Caps Season With Series Split Against Dartmouth

Women's Tennis

Women's Tennis Falls Short on Senior Day

Women's Water Polo

Women's Water Polo's Season Ends at CWPA Championships

Men's Golf

Men's Golf Takes Third at Ivy Championships

In its final conference competition of the season, the Harvard men's golf team fell behind Princeton and UPenn to take home third at the Ivy League Championships.

Men's Ice Hockey

Pursuing Ice Time After Harvard

For Harvard men's hockey players, continuing a career in hockey after graduation can be a tough road.

Baseball

Dartmouth Sweeps Baseball on Season's Final Weekend

Dartmouth capped off its eighth consecutive Red Rolfe Division championship-winning season with a four-game sweep of Harvard this weekend, picking up two wins in Hanover on Saturday and two more in Cambridge on Sunday.

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Men's Crew

Men's Heavyweight Crew Captures Adams Cup

The Harvard men’s crew teams were both on the road this weekend, where the heavyweight team captured the Adams and Clothier Trophies against Navy and Penn.

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Men's Lacrosse

Men's Lacrosse Tops Yale To Wrap Up Season

In the Harvard men’s lacrosse team’s final game of the season against rival Yale on Saturday, the Crimson stormed out to a second-quarter lead and withstood a late comeback attempt to finish off its season on a high note and without a losing record.

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Women's Golf

Women's Golf Captures Fourth Straight Ivy Title by a Stroke

Polo

A Sport Unlike Any Other

Sports Blog

Tweets of the Week

Baseball

Baseball Falls to Northeastern in Beanpot Consolation Game

Men's Golf

Golf Teams Travel to Bethlehem Seeking Titles