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Crimson staff writer

Michael D. Ledecky

Michael is a member of the 142nd Guard. He covers the Harvard men's hockey team.

Crimson staff writer Michael D. Ledecky can be reached at michael.ledecky@thecrimson.com. Follow him on Twitter @mdledecky.

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STATEMENT
Men's Ice Hockey

STATEMENT

After falling to Cornell on Friday (shown here), Ted Donato '91 and his Crimson squad made a statement in a 6-1 victory over Colgate the next day.

BREAKING OUT
Men's Ice Hockey

Harvard Athlete of the Winter: Junior Jimmy Vesey

Throughout a difficult winter recess in which the No. 4/4 Crimson struggled with injuries, Vesey was a beacon of consistency.

Business Trip
Men's Ice Hockey

Business Trip

Having lost its previous two games, the Crimson finally earned a chance to celebrate after a 6-1 victory at Colgate on Saturday.

Two Forwards, Two Goals, Two Assists
Men's Ice Hockey

Two Forwards, Two Goals, Two Assists

Junior forwards Jimmy Vesey and Kyle Criscuolo each had two goals and two assists Saturday night.

Business Trip
Men's Ice Hockey

In Need of a Win, Men's Hockey Gets A Rout

Dealing with personnel losses and a losing streak, the Crimson scored six unanswered goals to beat Colgate, 6-1.

Under-Manned
Men's Ice Hockey

Under-Manned

After losing junior defenseman Patrick McNally and sophomore forward Luke Esposito to injuries in the first period, Harvard coach Ted Donato '91 was forced to shuffle his lineup in a 3-2 loss to Cornell on Friday.

Under-Manned
Men's Ice Hockey

Men's Hockey Stunned in Final Minute at Cornell

In a road tilt that saw Harvard lose two key players due to injury in the opening period, the Crimson lost a nail-biter to its most storied rival, 3-2.

Criscuolo
Men's Ice Hockey

Men's Hockey Maintains No. 4/4 Ranking

Despite a 5-1 loss at home to St. Lawrence this weekend, the Harvard men’s ice hockey team retained its No. 4 ranking in both the USCHO.com and USA Today/USA Hockey national polls on Monday.

Jimmy Knows Best
Men's Ice Hockey

Men's Hockey Bounces Back with 6-3 Victory over Clarkson

Behind two goals and two assists from junior forward Jimmy Vesey, the Harvard men’s hockey team returned to its winning ways on Friday night, but it was not pretty.

Kyle Style
Previews

Men's Hockey Carries Streak into Rivalry on Ice

Looking to improve on a seven-game winning streak, the No. 3/3 Harvard men’s hockey team will trade the confines of its Allston home for Madison Square Garden on Saturday night, when the Crimson faces No. 19/- Yale in the second edition of the Rivalry On Ice game.

Men's Ice Hockey

Men's Hockey Rises To No. 3 In National Rankings

The Harvard men's hockey team continues to rise in the polls.

Emily Hughes '11
Men's Ice Hockey

Hughes Sisters Q&A: Rivalry On Ice

Olympic figure skating sisters and Harvard-Yale rivals Sarah and Emily Hughes talk about college hockey and skating at Madison Square Garden.

Jimmy Vesey
Previews

Men's Hockey: Russian Red Stars Preview

After a 22-day break, the No. 4/4 Harvard men’s ice hockey team (9-1-2, 5-1-2 ECAC) will carry the nation’s highest winning percentage into an exhibition against the Russian Red Stars at the Bright-Landry Hockey Center on Sunday.

Men's Ice Hockey - 11 Kyle Criscuolo
Men's Ice Hockey

Men's Hockey Climbs to No. 4 in National Polls

Harvard hasn’t played since its 5-2 win at Quinnipiac on Dec. 6 yet jumped from fifth to fourth in both of the national weekly polls on Monday.

Alex Biega
Men's Ice Hockey

Biega '10 Called Up to Canucks

Alex Biega ’10 will have his shot at the big league.

Black Lives Matter Protester
Race

Demonstrators Continue 'Black Lives Matter' Campaign in Central Square March

Harvard Stadium
Allston

Boston Olympic Bid Names Harvard Venues as Hosts for 10 Events

Conflict at the Scene
Crime

Med School Professor Dies After Brigham Shooting

"Shut It Down"
College

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