After an evenly-fought first half in which it trailed by as many as two goals, the Harvard men’s lacrosse team exploded for five unanswered goals in the third quarter, cruising to a 14-9 victory at Holy Cross on Tuesday evening.
After moving into the Top 25 earlier this week, the Harvard wrestling team appeared poised for a breakout performance on Friday night as it faced its toughest opponent thus far, No. 5 Cornell (6-0, 3-0 Ivy). But the highly touted Big Red proved itself worthy of the hype, and the Crimson (4-4, 0-2 Ivy) couldn’t keep pace, falling, 38-7, in Ithaca, NY.
The Harvard men’s basketball team has made a habit of starting slow this season, often falling behind early or letting inferior opponents hang around until it finds its rhythm in the second half. Not the case on Saturday afternoon.
Following a one-win, one-loss performance at Rutgers on Friday, the Harvard wrestling team showed no signs of weariness as it won back-to-back contests over Millersville and Franklin & Marshall on Saturday afternoon in Lancaster, Pa.
A packed auditorium erupted in applause on Thursday evening as the Wu-Tang Clan’s GZA delivered some original rhymes and reflected on his life and career in an event hosted by the Harvard Black Men’s Forum in the Science Center.
Although GZA, born Gary Grice, has spent much of his adult life in front of sold-out venues, the rapper expressed nervousness as he began his monologue.