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Swinging for the Ivies
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Swinging for the Ivies

Sophomore Kaitlyn Schiffhauer pictured here at the plate on April 9th in a double-header vs. Princeton. Schiffhauer notched two runs, two RBIs, and three hits on the weekend.

Swinging for the Ivies
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Softball Sweeps Brown to Preserve Ivy Championship Hopes

The Harvard softball team stayed in contention for an Ivy League Championship Series bid as it tripped up to Providence, R.I., and swept Brown in a three-game weekend series, putting the Crimson second in the Ivy North Division behind only Dartmouth. The three victories extended Harvard’s Ivy win streak to five consecutive games. The Crimson’s away record improved to 7-5 as well.

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Softball Sweeps Brown in Weekend Set

In Providence, R.I., Harvard softball stayed in contention for an Ivy League Championship Series bid as it swept Brown in a three-game weekend series, putting the Crimson second in the Ivy North Division behind only Dartmouth. The three victories extended Harvard’s Ivy League winning streak to five consecutive games.

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Providence Tops Softball with Late Surge

Following four scoreless innings, Providence scored eight runs on Tuesday afternoon to doom the Crimson, 8-3.

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Softball Takes Three of Four Against Yale

Returning to Cambridge after an away win at Bryant, Harvard (15-15, 6-6 Ivy) looked to reverse its fortunes as it kicked off its divisional slate with two doubleheaders against Yale (11-24, 5-7). The Crimson managed to do just that, taking three of four from its rival from New Haven.

Narrow Escape
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Narrow Escape

Of Harvard's 12 wins this season, six have come by a margin of one. The Crimson has a knack for winning close games.

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Softball Silences Bryant Comeback

After building a 6-2 lead over Bryant, the visiting Crimson allowed three runs in each of the proceeding innings before holding off the Bulldogs in the seventh to secure the 6-5 victory.

Striking it Rich
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Striking it Rich

This week’s Athlete of the Week Rhianna Rich takes a hack against Princeton. She totaled nine hits in four games.

Striking it Rich
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Softball Goes 2-2 Against Ivy Foes, Rich Wins Athlete of the Week

Despite the ups and downs of the weekend, one constant was sophomore shortstop Rhianna Rich, who was named Athlete of the Week. The El Segundo, Calif. native had nine hits in 14 at bats, including two triples.

Back at It
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Back at It

In a tough start to their conference play, Harvard dropped three of its four matchups by a margin of one point. A year removed from one of its best finishes in conference, the Crimson struggled on the road.

Back at It
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Softball Goes 1-3 in First Two Conference Doubleheaders

Harvard softball traveled to Philadelphia and New York to kick off its 2017 Ivy League slate against conference foes Penn and Columbia. A year removed from finishing as the runner-up in the Ancient Eight, the Crimson faltered in its first two conference doubleheaders.

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Softball to Open Ivy League Play on the Road

The Crimson looks to bounce back from a 1-6 showing in Hawaii at the Rainbow Wahine Classic as it begins conference play against Columbia and Penn.

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Softball Drops Six of Seven at Hawaii Invitational

Following a hot start to its 2017 season, the Harvard women’s softball team faltered in Honolulu, Hawaii at the Rainbow Wahine Classic, losing six of its seven contests. All told, Harvard played 12 games in nine days between the Long Beach State Tournament and the tournament in Hawaii.

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Softball Takes Four of Five at Long Beach State/Fullerton Tournament

The Harvard softball team wrapped up a nearly perfect weekend in California to open spring break play. Finishing 4-1, the Crimson won four straight against San Diego State, Cal State Fullerton, Long Beach State, and Longwood, before coming up short in a rematch with San Diego State.

Swing Time
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Swing Time

For many weeks, the softball team has practiced in Harvard stadium beneath an inflatable dome.