Athlete Of The Week

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Clutch McDonnell
Women's Basketball

Athlete of the Week: McDonnell Shines Brightest In Final Home Game

One could say that without co-captain Erin McDonnell, the Harvard women’s basketball team could be walking away from this past weekend with very different results.

Women's Swimming

Enoch Named Swimmer of the Meet at Ivy Championships

This past weekend, Harvard freshman Geordie Enoch entered the pool with just six collegiate swim meets under her belt and exited an Ancient Eight champion.

Nikki Rules
Track and Cross Country

Nikki Rules

Sophomore Nikki Okwelogu set a personal best in the shot put this weekend in the Harvard-Yale-Princeton track and field meet.

Nikki Rules
Track and Cross Country

Okwelogu Bests Own Ivy League Record in Shot Put

The frigid air and heavy snow kept many inside on Saturday, but the weekend storm was no match for the ice running through the veins of sophomore track athlete Nikki Okwelogu.

Wes Knows Best
Men's Basketball

Wes Knows Best

With a combined 49 points and 15 rebounds over the weekend, senior Wesley Saunders led the Crimson to victories over both Brown and Yale. The wins pushed Harvard back into a tie for first atop the Ivy League.

Wes Knows Best
Men's Basketball

Saunders Propels Men's Basketball to Pivotal Victories

With the Crimson needing two wins to regain its spot atop the conference, senior wing Wesley Saunders stepped up Friday and Saturday night.

Senior Splash
Men's Swimming

Athlete of the Week: Seniors Lead Men's Swimming and Diving to HYP Victory

The class of 2015 is going out with a splash. The Harvard men’s swim and dive team (9-0, 7-0 Ivy) finished off the dual meet season with a sweep of Yale (7-2, 4-2) and Princeton (7-3, 5-1) in the annual HYP meet this weekend.

Track and Cross Country

Barbian Shines at Lobo Collegiate Invitational

In addition to her record-matching performance in the 60-meter dash, Barbian ran for a personal best 24.46 seconds in the 200-meter race, .28 seconds faster than her previous best. The senior’s performance in the 200 ranks fourth all-time in Harvard history.

Men's Ice Hockey

Harvard Athlete of the Winter: Junior Jimmy Vesey

Throughout a difficult winter recess in which the No. 4/4 Crimson struggled with injuries, Vesey was a beacon of consistency.

Wes Wing
Men's Basketball

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK: Saunders Shoulders Crimson's Success

In games against Houston and Massachusetts last week, Saunders continued separating himself from hundreds of Harvard players that have come before him, scoring a combined 51 points in two wins to claim this week’s Athlete of the Week honor.


Stanton Propels Football to Ninth Straight Win

On Saturday at Franklin Field, the Crimson found its own diamond in junior running back Paul Stanton, who rushed for a career-high 235 yards and three touchdowns in a victory against Penn.

Athlete of the Week - 34 Steve Michalek
Men's Ice Hockey

Athlete of the Week: Goalie Steps Up Early for Crimson

In last season’s game against Union, goalkeeper Steve Michalek learned why a two-goal lead is never safe in hockey.

Athlete of the Week - 16 - Margaret Purce
Women's Soccer

Athlete of the Week: Purce Leads Offensive Attack In Second Campaign

In her two seasons with Harvard women’s soccer, Midge Purce has already accumulated an impressive list of accomplishments. Ivy League Rookie of the Year. Ivy League Player of the Year. Member of the U.S. U-20 national team.

Bain Capitalizes
Women's Volleyball

Athlete of the Week: Sophomore Setter Leads Volleyball Into First Place

With the Harvard women’s volleyball team (15-4, 8-2 Ivy) playing its games on Halloween last weekend, sophomore setter Corinne Bain didn’t need to dress up for the matchups— she is already a monster on the court.

Conner Hempel
Athlete Of The Week

Behind Hempel, Harvard Dominates Princeton, 49-7

After missing a month with an injured back, senior quarterback Conner Hempel returned to put together a career performance while guiding the Harvard football team to a 49-7 thumping of Princeton.

9/11 Memorial

Boots on the Ground: ROTC at Harvard

Kaledora Kiernan-Linn

The Dropouts

Snow on Plympton

More Snow Looming, College Alters Dining Schedule

Divest Harvard Rally
Central Administration

After 24-Hour Sit-In, Divest Harvard Protesters Leave Mass. Hall