Sports Features

Golf Feature
Features

Golfers Battle Inclement Weather Throughout Spring Season

With Boston snows hindering the outdoor practices of the golf teams, the group makes use of the school’s indoor facilities to prepare for the upcoming Ivy League Championships.

Hot Shot
Features

Malone Makes NHL Debut; Moy, Esposito Sign Pro Contracts

Less than 48 hours after Harvard bowed out of the Frozen Four, Malone received the opportunity of a lifetime—a chance to suit up for his hometown team, the Buffalo Sabres.

Baseball

A Glimpse at Harvard Baseball Alumni On the Road to the Show

For 10 former Crimson baseball players, life after Harvard has led to the same place—professional baseball. As the alumni take to diamonds around the globe, they are not only bolstering the Crimson name but also following dreams that, for some, date back to early childhood.

Jacks of all Trades
Sports Features

Jacks of all Trades

Basketball head coach Tommy Amaker and other coaches across Harvard athletics rely heavily upon the contributions of team managers, who work tirelessly to streamline team operations.

Jacks of all Trades
Sports Features

Team Managers Form an Indispensable Part of Harvard Athletics

For the Crimson’s baseball, basketball, cross country, squash, women’s tennis, track and field, and water polo teams, student managers are an integral cog in the machine.

Boehm and Company
Women's Basketball

Boehm Goes the Dynamite

Replacing graduated seniors is never an easy task. Filling the shoes of AnnMarie Healy ’16, a first team All-Ivy selection and the leading scorer for last year’s Harvard women’s basketball team, is even tougher.

He's Back, Swishes
Men's Basketball

After a Year-Long Hiatus, Siyani Chambers is Back

Chambers’ absence was felt on and off the court

New in Towns
Men's Basketball

Men's Basketball's Best Recruiting Class in Program History Looks to Make Immediate Impact

Somehow though, come Thursday evening when the team tips off against MIT, seven Harvard freshmen—who comprise the 10th-best recruiting class in the nation—will all be wearing Crimson.

Kerfoot's Time
Men's Ice Hockey

With Vesey and Criscuolo Gone, Kerfoot Takes the Reins

When you play with wingers as talented as Jimmy Vesey and Kyle Criscuolo, your job is to distribute. Thirty of Alex Kerfoot’s 34 points last year came via assists, explaining exactly why Vesey dominated more headlines than the junior from West Vancouver. Things are different now.

Saint X Gon' Give to Ya
Football

Saint X Gon' Give to Ya

Harvard captain Sean Ahern's connections to football run deep thanks to the ties both his family and home area has with the sport.

Weight For It
Football

Football Focuses on Fitness

If the inaugural 1873 team managed to transport itself to the 21st century and walked through the Yard, it would be a surprise if anyone managed to identify the members as football players from among the throngs of students and tourists.

Viva Viviano
Football

Viva Viviano

Harvard will rely heavily this season on the right arm of senior Joe Viviano.

Viva Viviano
Football

Viva Viviano

The Crimson offense has a new leader this year.

No Contact
Football

No Contact

With increased research on concussions in football, Ivy League teams are taking the steps needed to prevent future harm.

Saint X Gon' Give to Ya
Football

His Father's Son

Here in southwest Ohio, football isn’t life-or-death. But it can be your life. Sean Ahern, the 143rd captain of Harvard football, understands this fact. Put more simply: “Football is a big deal where I come from.”