Sophomore midfielder James Sullivan strains as he battles for a faceoff in Saturday’s contest versus Yale. The Crimson hosted the Bulldogs, who had started the conference season 5-0 for the first time since 1957. But that streak came crashing to a halt at Harvard Stadium, as the Crimson clawed back from a four-goal deficit to steal the upset. The win gave the hosts their second league victory of 2017.
Down 7-3 to a Yale team that hadn't lost in conference play, men's lacrosse ripped off a second-half run to tie. The game-winner came with just under three minutes left.
After rattling off four-consecutive victories to start the season, Harvard’s second-straight postseason bid was firmly in the cards. On Saturday afternoon, No. 17 Princeton (9-4, 4-1 Ivy) officially dashed Harvard’s chances of securing an Ivy League Tournament berth. The Crimson (5-7, 1-4 Ivy) now sits in sixth place in the Ivy League, ahead of only Dartmouth.
Harvard lost steam in the fourth quarter, falling to Cornell 12-9 on Saturday afternoon.
On a chilly night at Harvard Stadium, the Harvard men’s lacrosse team narrowly suffered a 15-13 loss to No. 8 Albany. Having dropped four of its last five, the Crimson must rekindle its initial momentum, as the team chugs into the heart of its Ivy League schedule next weekend.
Snapping a three-game losing streak, Harvard men's lacrosse took down Ivy League rival Dartmouth, 14-7, over the weekend.
After being overwhelmed by its cross-town rival’s potent offense, the Harvard men’s lacrosse team continued its recent slide. The Crimson suffered its third-straight loss at the hands of No. 19 Boston University Tuesday evening at Nickerson Field in Boston, Massachusetts.
Entering spring break, the Harvard men’s lacrosse team found itself riding a four-game win streak to begin the season. On consecutive Saturdays, the Crimson suffered setbacks against one of the nation’s top teams in Penn State and an Ivy League foe in Brown. Harvard dropped its league opener for the third consecutive season.
While this week’s Athlete of the Week honors went to members of the Ivy League Championship winning women’s squash team, four other student-athletes had especially impressive performances this week, earning them Athlete of the Week runners-up honors.
Tri-captain and defenseman Ryan Norton made a crucial play in the fourth quarter when he traversed the length of the field for a late goal.