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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.

Athlete Of The Week

Athlete of the Week: Schwartz Leads Winning Drive Over Dartmouth

Harvard women's rugby co-captain Hope Schwartz broke a late stalemate with Dartmouth last weekend.

Men's Soccer

Athlete of the Week: Chang Sparks Crimson Comebacks

Freshman Andrew Chang provided key offensive contributions in two comeback wins for the Harvard men's soccer team.

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Football

Athlete of the Week: Casten Propels Football Past Holy Cross

Senior running back Andrew Casten knew he was going to have a big workload on Friday night when the Harvard football team took on Holy Cross. But he definitely didn't foresee his immediate success.

Women's Volleyball

Bain Takes Leading Role in Sophomore Campaign

As the Crimson is quickly learning, trusting sophomore setter Corrine Bain pays off.

Field Hockey

Rookie Notches Two Goals to Lead Field Hockey

Freshman Hannah Wellington burst onto the scene in her first weekend of collegiate play to score two goals in the team’s decisive 4-0 win over Holy Cross.

Athlete of the Week
Men's Golf

Athlete of the Week

Captain Theo Lederhausen and freshman Anne Cheng both took home the individual titles at the 2014 Ivy League Championships.

Athlete of the Week
Men's Golf

Athlete of the Week: Lederhausen, Cheng Take Home Ivy Titles

Playing on the Upper and Lower Courses of the Baltusrol Golf Club in Springfield, N.J., this weekend, Cheng, a freshman on the Harvard women’s golf team, and Lederhausen, a senior on the men’s team, did what no pair of Crimson golfers has done before—win both the men’s and women’s individual titles at the Ivy League Championship.

Track and Cross Country

Athlete of the Week: Hansen Sets Heptathlon Mark

Sophomore Madison Hansen took the the heptathlon title at the LSU Alumni Gold meet this weekend, setting not only a personal best, but also posting the second-best mark in Harvard history.

Softball

Athlete of the Week: Ricciardone Key to Crimson's Success

Named to the second team All-Ivy in her sophomore campaign, Ricciardone has pitched at an even higher level in 2014. The Slidel, La., native is 11-5 in the circle this year and has posted a team best 1.90 ERA.

Gabriel Mendola
Men's Lacrosse

Gabriel Mendola

The senior won 20 of 26 faceoffs in the Crimson's 14-9 victory over the Big Red.

Gabriel Mendola
Men's Lacrosse

Athlete of the Week: Mendola Propels Crimson Past No. 2 Cornell

The senior midfielder helped secure 20 of 26 faceoffs and led his team to arguably one of the biggest wins in program history, snapping a nine-game losing streak to the Big Red.

Athlete Of The Week

Athlete of the Week: Emba Propels Women's Rugby to Big Victory

Cheta Emba—who also splits time as a goalkeeper for the varsity women’s soccer team—helped spearhead the Harvard rugby team’s offensive charge against Boston College with four first-half tries.

Worldwide Wes
Men's Basketball

Athlete of the Week: Saunders Leads Men's Basketball in NCAA Tournament

Perhaps no player answered more of this season's questions than junior wing Wesley Saunders, who helped the team duplicate last season’s NCAA success by dispatching No. 5 seed Cincinnati last Thursday

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Wrestling

Athlete of the Week: Preston Captures EIWA Championship

A season of hard work, grueling training and dedication finally culminated for the Harvard wrestling team this weekend at the EIWA Championships in Philadelphia. But no season came to a more illustrious fruition than Todd Preston’s.

Hockey
Men's Ice Hockey

Hockey Preview 2014

The Oval
Scrutiny

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