Andrew R. Mooney
The opening ceremony always seemed to me an especially out of place element of the Olympics. On the eve of a fortnight of ferocious athletic competition, viewers are treated to three hours of the most elaborate performance art most will see for the next four years. Outside of the amount of preparation required, the sight of a giant Voldemort being assailed by an army of Mary Poppinses doesn’t seem to share much in common with a marathon or a discus throw.
It was a year of change for the Harvard field hockey team in 2011.
With the help of a coach on the rise, Harvard squash may be the Way of the future for many years to come.
The Harvard co-ed sailing team has just shortened its summer.
As the league seeks out higher levels of national exposure, it appears caught between two masters: the pressure to excel as a sports conference and the pull of tradition to maintain the status quo.
For the third consecutive year, the Harvard softball team earned a berth in the best-of-three Ivy League Championship Series.
What was perhaps more remarkable than his big catch was that Cominsky and his teammate, sophomore Jake Boy, had even made it to Texas in the first place.
On Saturday, unheralded Chicago White Sox lefthander Philip Humber recorded the 21st perfect game in MLB history, retiring 27 Seattle ...
Yale pitcher Chelsey Dunham could be forgiven if she was a little nervous in the first inning of game two of Sunday’s doubleheader against the Harvard softball team.
The Ivy League is exploring the prospect of organizing an annual postseason tournament for the conference’s automatic NCAA tournament bid.
Despite a strong start by sophomore righthander Baron Davis, the Harvard baseball team fell to Northeastern, 9-4, on Wednesday at Friedman Diamond in Brookline, Mass.
Junior Coulter King secured first place in the first annual Harvard Bracketology contest.
The Harvard men’s lacrosse team (4-3, 2-0) overpowered Dartmouth with a convincing 15-10 victory at Harvard Stadium Saturday.
On Wednesday, four Harvard seniors began a job search a little different from that of their classmates. Football players Kevin Murphy, Collier Winters, Josue Ortiz, and former captain Alex Gedeon, participated in an NFL Pro Day at Boston College.
The Harvard sailing teams produced mixed results amidst strong opposition in last weekend’s regattas.