Track and Cross Country

Track and Cross Country

Women's Track and Field Looks to Sprint to an Indoor Track Success

A sprinting squad that was dominated by freshmen and sophomores in 2017 is now managed by most of those same athletes, only with a year more of experience. At the helm of that group is junior sprinter Gabby Thomas. One of the newly elected captains, Thomas has been a menace in the Ivy League for the past two seasons.

Track and Cross Country

New Track Season Has Thomas Aiming High

Three and a half years ago, high school junior sprinter Gabby Thomas didn’t think she was going to make it as a college athlete. Two wildly successful NCAA seasons and an impressive array of records later, the Thomas now has her sights set on loftier goals: a NCAA national title and the 2020 Olympics.

Track and Cross Country

Milner, Gillespie Lead Cross Country at NCAA Regionals

The rookie Milner finished in 10th on the men's side, the first rookie to do so since Timothy Galebach in 2003. Meanwhile, Gillespie led the Harvard women's team with a 43rd-place finish.

The Price is Right
Track and Cross Country

The Price is Right

Junior Collin Price sprints beside a Dartmouth competitor en route to his 38th place finish, the men’s second best on the day.

The Price is Right
Track and Cross Country

Cross Country Comes Up Short At Ivy League Heps

While both teams finished in last place among at Ivy League championships, freshmen were the top performers for both squads. For the women, Abbe Goldstein took 23rd while Hugo Milner claimed 11th for the men.

Track and Cross Country

Cross Country Freshmen Lead the Pack in Cross Coast Competitions

Split between coasts for a big weekend of racing, the Harvard cross country women and men separated to race in the Nuttycombe Wisconsin Invitational and the Princeton Invitational. In both races, freshman led the way with Abbe Goldstein pacing the Harvard women in Wisconsin and Hugo Milner carrying the men’s team in New Jersey

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Men's Soccer

Athletics Implements Cultural Overhaul Following Controversies

Athletics Director Robert L. Scalise called last academic year "the best of times and the worst of times."

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Men's Soccer

Men’s Soccer Scandal Subject of Business School Case Study

​A widely-publicized incident last year at Harvard Athletics has become a subject of study for the department’s neighbors at Harvard Business School.

Track and Cross Country

Men's and Women's Cross Country Finish Strong at the 2017 Coast to Coast Battle

Battling the elements as well as some of the top programs in the country, the Harvard men’s and women’s cross country teams had a strong showing on Friday at the 2017 Coast to Coast Battle in Beantown.

Track and Cross Country

Cross Country Opens Season at Annual HYP Meet

Competing in a dual meet against the Bulldogs, the Crimson men placed second overall, while the women finished third overall against Yale and Princeton.

Home Stretch
Track and Cross Country

Home Stretch

Senior Elianna Shwayder, pictured here during an indoor track meet last season, will captain this year's women's cross country team.

Home Stretch
Track and Cross Country

Cross Country Competes in Exhibition Meet at Boston College

Opening their 2017 campaigns, the Harvard men’s and women’s cross country teams competed in a dual meet against local rival Boston College at the Chestnut Hill Reservoir on Friday afternoon.

Hey Judy
Track and Cross Country

Hey Judy

Sophomore Judy Pendergast keeps pace with a Yale opponent at a home meet this spring. Over the summer, the distance runner was one of five Crimson athletes to compete at the NCAA Outdoor Championships.

Hey Judy
Track and Cross Country

Track and Field Stars Travel for International Events

Over the summer, the Crimson track and field team sent five athletes to the NCAA Outdoor Championships and qualified four for their respective junior national teams, representing the nations of the United States, United Kingdom, Canada, and Germany.

Track and Cross Country

Track Competes in Summer Meets

The name Harvard doesn’t exactly evoke thoughts of athletic prowess. But among track and field circles, that may be starting to change.