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Taryn I. Kurcz

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Women's Tennis

Women’s Tennis Tops Pair of Virginia Foes

Being forced to move indoors after the rain cancelled original plans to play outside, the Harvard women’s tennis team (7-4) showed no signs of struggle this weekend, defeating both William and Mary (4-14) and Old Dominion (9-7, 2-2 CAA) on its road trip to Virginia.


Keith, Peppelman Earn All-American Honors

In the NCAA Wrestling Championships from March 15 to 17 in St. Louis, Mo., the Harvard wrestling team experienced emotions on both sides of the spectrum.

Women's Tennis

Women's Tennis Tops Iowa, Falls to UCF in Florida Trip

The Crimson began Saturday with a 5-2 victory over the Hawkeyes, but its four-game winning streak came to an end Sunday afternoon when the Knights beat Harvard by the same score, 5-2.

Women's Tennis

Women's Tennis Captures Victory Over St. John's

The Harvard women's tennis team beat St. John's University, 4-3, Saturday afternoon at the Murr Center. The Crimson won seven straight matches—three in doubles, four in singles—before the Red Storm tallied its three points of the day.


Five Crimson Wrestlers Make Podium at EIWAs

In its final matches before the NCAA tournament, the Harvard wrestling team finished eighth at the Eastern Intercollegiate Wrestling Association Championships this weekend in Princeton, N.J. Five individual Crimson wrestlers earned spots on the podium.


Dog Days of Summer

Harvard ballplayers disperse to every corner of the U.S. each summer to improve their game through the daily grind of summer league play.

Men's Basketball

Ladies and Gentlemen: The Crimcademy Awards

We at The Crimson Sports know you all are dying to hear the winners of the Oscars, Harvard Athletics style—the Crimcademy Awards, if you will.

Jania during previous action
Women's Tennis

Women’s Tennis Ends Losing Skid with Weekend Wins

Since its victory on Jan. 29 against the University of Massachusetts to open the spring season, the No. 67 Harvard women’s tennis team had struggled to pull out a win.


No. 25 Wrestling Continues Skid in 30-12 Loss

The No. 25 Harvard wrestling team dropped its final regular season match, 30-12, against Columbia on Friday afternoon.

Sports Blog

Was that an Earthquake or Did You Just Rock My World?

Here for you are a few pickup lines with a Harvard athletics twist to hopefully make this Valentine's Day one to remember.


Wrestling Suffers Trio of Defeats

The Harvard wrestling team had a difficult weekend, losing two close matches to Brown and Boston University on Saturday before No. 12 Lehigh dominated the Crimson on Sunday afternoon.

Women's Tennis

Harvard Drops Tight Match to Syracuse, 4-3

When the Harvard women’s tennis team saw that Boston College, which had defeated the Crimson, 5-2, on Thursday, had lost to Syracuse, 4-3, the Crimson knew it needed to bring its A game to its dual match against the Orange on Sunday morning.


Wrestling Drops Two Close Matchups in Doubleheader

The Harvard wrestling team lost two tight matches Saturday against Brown and Boston University, 22-17 and 21-17, respectively. Both the Bears and the Terriers jumped out to early leads, but the Crimson stayed within striking distance, and both matchups came down to the final pairings.

Kristin Norton '13
Women's Tennis

Maryland Takes Tight 4-3 Victory Over Women's Tennis

After a strong performance against UMass last weekend, the No. 60 Harvard women’s tennis team dropped its contest at No. 40 Maryland on Saturday, 4-3, in College Park, Md.

Department of Athletics

KURCZ OF THE BILLY GOAT: Unsung Heroes of Harvard Athletics