Men's Lacrosse

Crank That
Men's Lacrosse

Crank That

Junior midfielder Joe Land winds up before unleashing a rocket

Crank That
Men's Lacrosse

Men's Lacrosse Survives Late-Game Surge from UMass Amherst

Harvard rode a hot start in its home-opener to overcome the late-charging Massachusetts Minutemen by a score of 11-7. The Crimson has now won three consecutive games against Massachusetts, its longest streak since 1984.

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Men's Lacrosse Looks to Climb Ivy Standings

​A top-heavy Harvard roster graduated 15 seniors in 2016—a class that included two Ivy League First Teamers and a nominee for the Tewaaraton Award, which recognizes the top collegiate player. In the wake of this mass exodus, the 2017 Crimson has mighty shoes to fill.

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Men's Lacrosse

Weather Worn

Projected to finish in the middle of the Ancient Eight rankings, the men's lacrosse team looks to exceed expectations and last year's 8-8 finish.

Mencke Business
Men's Lacrosse

Men's Lacrosse Bests Non-Conference Rival Holy Cross

The early deficit served as a wake-up call of sorts for the Crimson as the guests scored the game’s next three goals and held on to beat Holy Cross, 12-9. Attacker Morgan Cheek led the way for Harvard (2-0) as the junior notched three goals to push his season total to seven.

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Hitting Season: Spring Sports Preview

The fall has Harvard-Yale. The winter culminates in the madness of March. While the spring lacks a signature event, this 2017 season brings four teams with compelling storylines. Follow softball, baseball, men's lacrosse, and women's lacrosse as the teams vie for Ivy success and individual glory.

Cheeky Performance
Men's Lacrosse

Upset Game of the Year: Men's Lacrosse Defeats No. 2 Brown

By the time the rain had stopped on the damp Friday night showdown at Stevenson-Pincince Field, in Providence, R.I., it was Harvard who had emerged with a nailbiting, 13-12 victory.

Leading the Pack
Men's Lacrosse

Leading the Pack

Dwyer quickly established himself as one of the leaders on the team, both on and off the field.

Dominating Dwyer
Men's Lacrosse

The Transformation of Devin Dwyer

In the fall of 2012, Devin Dwyer began his collegiate career as one of the highest-rated recruits ever to put on a Harvard jersey. Four years later Dwyer has completed his transformation from one of the Crimson’s most highly touted recruits to one of its most successful and high-achieving players.

Cheeky Performance
Men's Lacrosse

Cheeky Performance

Sophomore Morgan Cheek, shown in previous action against Villanova earlier this season, scored a team-record nine goals against Brown to advance the Crimson to the Ivy League Tournament final against Yale, which the team would go on to lose.

Cheeky Performance
Men's Lacrosse

Athlete of the Week: Cheek Nets Nine Goals in Victory Over No. 2/2 Brown

Sophomore attackman Morgan Cheek lit up then-No. 2/2 Brown, which boasted a defense allowing less than nine goals-per-game, for nine scores and 10 points to lead Harvard to victory. It was only the second time that the Crimson defeated a No. 2 ranked team since coach Chris Wojcik ’96 joined the program in 2011.

Men's Lacrosse

Men's Lacrosse Falls to Yale in Ivy Tournament Final, 14-9

Yale (13-2, 5-1 Ivy) pushed the lead to 14-9 in the final quarter to capture the Ivy League’s automatic bid to the NCAA Tournament. The Crimson (8-8, 3-3 Ivy) never fell behind by more than two goals until late in the fourth quarter, but could not carry the momentum from its upset win over No. 2/2 Brown to another marquee victory over the Bulldogs.

Cheek's Cheeky Nine
Men's Lacrosse

Cheek's Cheeky Nine

Sophomore Morgan Cheek tallied a career-high nine goals to lead the Crimson to an upset of No. 2/2 Brown and clinch a spot in the Ivy Tournament Final.

Cheek's Cheeky Nine
Men's Lacrosse

Men's Lacrosse Upsets No. 2/2 Brown in Ivy Tournament Semifinal

​Late in the third quarter of a tied game against Brown, the No. 2/2 team in the nation, sophomore Morgan Cheek found himself being double-teamed by two Preseason All-Americans. Having played the game of his life up to that point, however, Cheek did not mind.

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Three Things to Watch For in Sunday's Men's Lacrosse Final

With its upset win over Brown on Friday night, the men's lacrosse team sets out to match up against Yale on Sunday in the Ivy League Tournament Final.