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Juliet Spies-Gans

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Women's Basketball

Top-100 Recruit Joins Women's Basketball

With ESPN already having described her as “a proven shooter” who is “active and smooth,” freshman Shilpa Tummala is no stranger to basketball at a high level. But after joining the Harvard women’s hoops squad this year, Tummala now has a role different than any she has had before: that of a collegiate athlete.

Men's Basketball

ALUMNI TRACKER: Lin trains, Fitzpatrick wavers, Birk writes, Leblanc & Killorn wait

Twenty-six weeks have passed. One hundred and eighty three days have gone by. Four-thousand three-hundred and ninety-two hours have ticked ...

Men's Basketball

ALUMNI TRACKER: Lin in Houston, "Fitzmagic" Is Back

Here’s to a new season filled with pass completions, three pointers, and puns abound.

Women's Soccer

Women's Soccer Drops First Ivy League Contest Since 2010

With 20 seconds left in the second period and the score tied at zero, it looked as if the Harvard-Penn women’s soccer matchup was slated for overtime.

Men's Basketball

Harvard Basketball Caught Travelling

As Harvard wound down for the summer, some of its bigger basketball names were just getting started with an offseason ...

Burn, Baby, Burn
Women's Soccer

Women's Soccer Blanks Quinnipiac for Road Victory

Harvard’s offensive onslaught continued on Wednesday night and gave the Bobcats their first loss of the season, 3-0, at Quinnipiac Soccer Field.

Women's Soccer

Led by Kurcz, Women's Soccer Ties Boston University, 2-2

With little over 20 minutes remaining in regulation, the outcome of the Boston University-Harvard matchup looked like it would fall the way it had in the first round of the 2011 NCAA tournament—in favor of the Terriers.

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.

STANTING TALL
Football

Harvard-Yale 2014

Playing with the Rules
Scrutiny

Playing With The Rules

Highlight

Title IX Complaints in Higher Education

Art Museum Feature
Visual Arts

Newly Opened, Art Museums Prepare To Engage Undergrads