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Juliet Spies-Gans

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Dream Team
Women's Basketball

Women's Basketball's Fagbenle on Verge of Making British Olympic Team

Harvard women's basketball’s Temi Fagbenle may soon get to play on an even bigger stage—the 2012 London Olympics.

Men's Basketball

Jeremy Lin Update: Free Agency Rumors and "Linsanity"

As the NBA season comes to a close, the rumors surrounding this summer’s free agents are just beginning to heat up. It’s no different for Jeremy Lin ’10.

KOWALITY
Women's Soccer

WOMEN'S SOCCER: Crimson Captures Third Ivy Title in Four Years

For the third time in four years, the whistle signaling the end of the Harvard women’s soccer team’s regular season also meant that it was time to hoist up some hardware.

CHRIST-MAS COME EARLY
Men's Tennis

MEN'S TENNIS: Harvard Captures Ivy League Title

After 23 wins, three losses, and three different titles, the Harvard men’s tennis team had completed its best regular season in recent memory. The Crimson went 23-3 and 6-1 within league play, the latter mark earning it the Ivy title for the first time since 2008.

NGU KID ON THE BLOCK
Men's Tennis

MALE ROOKIE OF THE YEAR, RUNNER-UP: Denis Nguyen

Playing singles on the No. 2 court at any point in college signals that you are one of the most skilled players on the team. As a freshman, it’s almost unheard of—and just that much more impressive.

PEARL JAM
Men's Tennis

BREAKOUT TEAM OF THE YEAR: Men's Tennis

For the second straight year, the Harvard men’s tennis team defeated Dartmouth, 4-3, to close out Ivy League play. This time, though, the Crimson was not playing for a third-place finish—it was going for the title.

STEIN CLUB
Men's Tennis

COMEBACK GAME OF THE YEAR: Men's Tennis vs. Dartmouth

For the first time all match, the Dartmouth fans were not screaming at the top of their lungs. All that could be heard were the thwacks of the racquets and the umphs from freshman Denis Nguyen and the Big Green’s Michael Laser.

JOAN OF CLARK
Women's Basketball

WOMEN'S BASKETBALL: Second Place Again for Harvard

A two-point victory had never tasted so sweet for the Harvard women’s basketball team. The Crimson ran out and celebrated, forming a huddle directly over the “H” of Hofstra on the opposing team’s midcourt.

RUTZ AND BOLTS
Women's Basketball

UPSET OF THE YEAR: Women's Basketball Stuns Red Storm

Dec. 22, 2003 was the last time the Harvard women’s basketball team had beaten a Big East opponent. Eight years, to the date, had passed. Two thousand nine hundred and twenty-two hours had gone by. Seventy thousand one hundred and twenty-eight minutes had ticked off the clock.

Alumni

Lin Named to USA Select Team

While recovering from knee surgery may have required Jeremy Lin ’10 to sit out the NBA playoffs, all is not lost for the Harvard alum this summer.

Men's Tennis

Men's Tennis Falls in NCAA Second Round

In the first weekend of the NCAA men’s tennis tournament, the Harvard men’s tennis team both rose and fell, winning its initial match before losing the next afternoon.

Men's Basketball

Lin '10 To Sit out Rest of Series Against Heat

Lin will not play in his team’s first-round playoff series against the Miami Heat.

Men's Basketball

A Look at Tom Thibodeau, Former Men's Basketball Assistant Coach

But what many may not know is that before the fame and glory of the NBA, Thibodeau once coached at a New England school that definitely was not known for its basketball team: Harvard.

Men's Tennis

Men's Tennis Tops Dartmouth, Earns Sole Possession of Ivy Title

The Crimson earned sole possession of the Ivy League title on Saturday afternoon at the Baren Tennis Center.

Red Baron
Alumni

Lin-less Knicks To Face LeBron's Heat in First Round of Playoffs

The win insured that it will play the Miami Heat in the first round of the postseason.

Free Time
Columns

In Search of Lost Time

Larry, In His Element
Scrutiny

Professor Summers

Data Sculpture
Visual Arts

Painting by the Numbers: Data Visualization

School at School
Columns

What We Forget About School: School