Track and Cross Country

Men's Basketball

Athlete of the Week Runners-Up: Smith, Bassey, Benzan, Moy Tally Big Weekends

​While Joey Colton took home athlete of the week honors this week after leading men’s water polo to its first NCAA Tournament berth, four other Harvard student-athletes had notable performances for their respective teams, earning this week’s Athlete of the Week runners-up honors.

Track and Cross Country

Women's Cross Country, Led by All-American Smith, Finishes 26th at NCAA Nats

The Crimson came in 26th place overall with 551 points, again making history. This was the Harvard team’s best finish since 1983, when the team finished 13th out of a total 16 teams.

Track and Cross Country

Women's Cross Country Claims NCAA Auto Bid

Making history again this season, the Harvard women’s cross country team is headed to the NCAA National Championships for the first time since 2012.

Runner's High
Track and Cross Country

Runner's High

Junior Courtney Smith, an All-American first team selection, will have all eyes on her as she looks to get another first place finish and carry her team to another victory. She has had the past two weeks to rest and prepare herself for the intense competition and course that is sure to come this weekend.

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Previews

Cross-Country to Vie for NCAA Bid at New England Regionals

This weekend at the NCAA Regionals, the Harvard women’s cross country team (29-17, 6-3 Ivy League), along with sophomore Kieran Tuntivate from the men’s team, will look to continue to make history two weeks after a strong showing at Heps in which the women placed first and the men had a Top 10 finish.

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Track and Cross Country

Harvard Athletics Director Asks General Counsel to Review Men’s Cross Country Team

​Harvard’s Athletics Director has asked the Office of the General Counsel to review the men’s cross country team after The Crimson reported former men’s runners produced “sexually explicit” spreadsheets about members of the women’s team.

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Track and Cross Country

Past Harvard Men’s Cross Country Teams Wrote ‘Sexually Explicit’ Comments About Women’s Team

The Harvard men’s cross country team produced yearly spreadsheets about members of the women’s team, sometimes writing “sexually explicit” comments about them, according to team correspondence obtained by The Crimson.

Track and Cross Country

Women's Cross Country Takes Home Heps Crown

​Led by an individual victory by junior Courtney Smith and top-10 performances by three freshman, the Harvard women’s cross country team took home its first Ivy League Heptagonal Championship since 1985. This historic victory was Harvard’s seventh overall title in program history and Smith’s title is Harvard’s first since Suzanne Jones took home gold in 1989.

Cool Running
Track and Cross Country

Cool Running

This weekend the men's and women's cross country teams will take on the rest of Ivy League competition at the Heptagonal Championships.

Cool Running
Previews

Cross Country Hopes to End 30-Year Championship Drought

The Harvard men’s and women’s cross country teams will visit Princeton, N.J. on Saturday to compete in the Ivy League Heptagonal Championships. Racing for the Ancient Eight crown, the two teams will attempt to end a 30-year title drought.

Track and Cross Country

Smith Claims Sixth in Deep Wisconsin Field to Lead Cross Country

Racing in multiple timezones over the course of two days, the Harvard cross country women and men separated to race in the Nuttycombe Wisconsin Invitational, the 2016 Pre-National Invitational, hosted by Indiana State, and the Princeton Invitational.

Track and Cross Country

Shwayder Leads Women's Cross Country to Second in NEICAAA Cross Country Championships

​Back on the East Coast and racing in Boston, the Harvard women’s cross country team battled to an impressive second place finish in a competition that brought together 35 of the top teams from the New England area.

Track and Cross Country

Smith Takes Fourth as Cross Country Gets Pair of Top-15 Finishes

​Split between coasts, the Harvard cross country women and men both had impressive meets against deep fields of runners. The women traveled across the nation to compete in the Washington Invitational while the men stayed near the east coast to compete at the Paul Short Invitational

Track and Cross Country

Women's Cross Country Travels to Washington, Men Compete at Paul Short Invitational

Split between coasts, the Harvard cross country women and men both had impressive meets against deep fields of runners. The women traveled across the nation to compete in the Washington Invitational while the men stayed on the east coast to compete at the Paul Short Invitational.

Courtney on the Run
Track and Cross Country

Courtney on the Run

While Yale competitors took 2nd through 7th place at the HYP 5K, it was junior Courtney Smith who took the top spot.