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Harvard-Yale Field

God of the Playing Field

For many of Harvard's athletes of faith, religion is a strong component of their identity both on and off the field. However, balancing that identity with the demands of a varsity sport is anything but easy.

Top Dog
Men's Ice Hockey

Men's Hockey's Vesey Recognized as Finalist for Hobey Baker Award

Friday's festivities at Matthews Arena recognized Jimmy Vesey as a member of the 2015 “Hobey Hat Trick”—one of three finalists for college hockey’s highest individual honor—alongside North Dakota junior goaltender Zane McIntyre and the evening’s eventual winner, Boston University freshman forward Jack Eichel.

Taking it to the Terriers
Men's Lacrosse

Men's Lacrosse Puts Together Last Minute Win at BU

In its last nonconference matchup of the season, the men's lacrosse team was able to narrowly get past the Terriers to pick up a 9-8 win.

Men's Lax
Men's Lacrosse

Men's Lacrosse Snaps Losing Skid in Nail-Biter With No. 8/6 Big Red

After a Cornell goal with 40 seconds left threatened to send the game into overtime, junior attackman Devin Dwyer picked off a pass intended for Big Red defenseman Jordan Stevens moments later and scored to seal the Crimson's first Ivy League win of the season.


Spring Sports Supplement

Already midway through their respective seasons, the Crimson lacrosse, baseball, and softball teams head into the bulk of their Ivy League schedules with conference titles still up for grabs.

Vesey Returns
Men's Ice Hockey

Men's Hockey's Vesey To Return for Senior Season

Men’s hockey standout forward Jimmy Vesey, a Nashville Predators prospect, announced his intent to return to Harvard for his senior season on Tuesday.

Down Two After One
Men's Ice Hockey

Early Goals Lift Nebraska-Omaha Past Men's Hockey in NCAA Tournament

The Harvard men's ice hockey team saw its season come to a close in South Bend, Ind. on Saturday after dropping its NCAA tournament opener to Nebraska-Omaha, 4-1.

Men's Basketball

Athlete of the Week: Saunders Nearly Wills Men's Basketball to Tourney Win

Senior wing Wesley Saunders had North Carolina on its heels for much of Thursday's game, but Harvard fell just short, 67-65.

Gopher Stadium
Women's Ice Hockey

Two Teams, Two Regions To Collide at Ridder Arena on Sunday

When Harvard meets Minnesota for the national championship, the game will mean more than clash of two highly talented teams. It will also symbolize the clash of two hockey cultures.

Minnesota National Champions
Women's Ice Hockey

Women's Ice Hockey Falls to Minnesota, 4-1, in NCAA Championship Game

For the third time in 11 years, the Minnesota women's ice hockey team denied Harvard the NCAA title, defeating the Crimson, 4-1.

Whitelaw Cup
Men's Ice Hockey

Men's Hockey Wins ECAC Championship Against Colgate, Earns NCAA Tournament Bid

The last time the sixth seed in the ECAC men’s hockey tournament was crowned a champion, Harvard was the one lifting the Whitelaw Cup. Eleven years later, the Crimson did it again.

Frozen Four WIH
Women's Ice Hockey

Women's Ice Hockey Advances to NCAA Championship Game With Win Over Boston College

Led by Crimson junior goalie Emerance Maschmeyer’s season-high 43 saves, the Harvard women’s ice hockey team defeated Boston College, 2-1, to advance to the NCAA championship game to be held on Sunday afternoon.

Tournament Time

NCAA Tournament Central 2015

After earning a spot in the NCAA tournament for the first time since 2006, the Harvard men's ice hockey team heads to South Bend, Ind., where it will take on Nebraska-Omaha in the opening round. The start of the tournament comes on the heels of the end of the NCAA Women's Frozen Four, which saw the Crimson reach the national championship game before falling to Minnesota. The Harvard men's basketball team also made the tournament but fell to fourth-seeded North Carolina, 67-65, when senior wing Wesley Saunder's three-pointer clanged off the backboard and rim as time expired.

Series Clincher
Men's Ice Hockey

Men's Hockey Knocks Off Yale in Double Overtime Thriller To Advance to ECAC Semifinals

Trailing 2-1 in the final minutes of regulation, Harvard’s season appeared to be on life support. But a late goal from Patrick McNally and a Jimmy Vesey double-overtime winner launched Harvard into next weekend's ECAC tournament semifinals in Lake Placid, N.Y.

Going Dancing
Men's Basketball

Men's Basketball Beats Yale in Ivy Playoff, Clinching NCAA Tournament Berth

The Harvard men’s basketball team is going dancing again. Co-captain and forward Steve Moundou-Missi hit a jumper from the top of the key in the final seconds to give the Crimson a 53-51 win over Yale in Saturday’s Ivy League Playoff.

Massachusetts Hall

Graduate Students Start Movement To Unionize

Central Administration

Amidst Title IX Debate, Law Faculty Raise Governance Concerns

John Stilgoe Office

John Stilgoe’s Secret History

Big States, Little States

Beyond Boston: Regional Diversity at Harvard