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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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Men's Ice Hockey

Brown Downs Men's Hockey on Senior Night

On Senior Night at the Bright-Landry Hockey Center, 30 saves from Bears freshman goaltender Tyler Steel lifted the Brown men’s hockey team to a 2-0 win over the Crimson. A pair of goals in the middle frame from sophomore forward Nick Lappin and senior defenseman Jake Goldberg gave the Bears the separation in the conference standings that they were looking for.

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After helping to push a nonfunctional Zamboni off the ice, the men's hockey team tallied its first shutout of the season behind junior goaltender Steve Michalek.

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Men's Ice Hockey

Men's Hockey Shuts Out Dartmouth Following Zamboni Delay

After a stalled ice resurfacer delayed the opening puck drop by 109 minutes, the Harvard men’s hockey team skated to a 3-0 win over Dartmouth at the Bright-Landry Hockey Center.

Sports Blog

President of the Seahawks has Crimson Sports Roots

As Michael Strahan interviewed Paul Allen on the Super Bowl victor’s podium Sunday night, a Crimson sports editor stood between the NFL Hall of Famer and the Microsoft billionaire, taking in the moment.

Men's Ice Hockey

Men's Hockey Hangs on to Defeat Princeton, 3-2

Despite two extra-man goals from Tiger senior defenseman Alex Rush in the final seven minutes, the Crimson escaped the ice with a 3-2 win.

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Men's Ice Hockey

Men's Hockey Drops Fourth Straight in 4-3 Loss at Union

It was going to take something special from a slumping Harvard men’s hockey team to beat the top squad in its conference on the road. The Crimson put in several special minutes on Friday night, but they didn’t quite add up to 60.

Men's Ice Hockey

Harvard Hockey Missing Production from the Blue Line

Harvard underclassmen have scored about 90 percent of the Crimson's goals this year, but that's not a cause for celebration.

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Jimmy Vesey, pictured above, led Harvard with five shots but did not find the back of the net against the Big Red.

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Men's Hockey Falls to No. 12 Cornell, 3-2

The Crimson (5-9-3, 2-7-3 ECAC) played some of its best minutes of the season Friday, but could not overcome their earlier mistakes in a 3-2 loss.

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Men's Ice Hockey

At Inaugural Rivalry On Ice, Men's Hockey Falls to Yale, 5-1

In the first-ever Rivalry On Ice game, the No. 10 Yale men’s hockey team cruised to a 5-1 win over the Crimson at Madison Square Garden.

Men's Ice Hockey

Men's Hockey Gives Up Lead, Ties Yale 2-2

Through 40 minutes, senior goalkeeper Raphael Girard looked unbeatable against the defending national champions. In the last 25, he was caught looking twice, but the night still belonged to the Quebecois.

Men's Ice Hockey

Men's Hockey Gives Up Lead, Ties Yale 2-2

Through 40 minutes, senior goalkeeper Raphael Girard looked unbeatable against the defending national champions. In the last 25, he was caught looking twice, but the night still belonged to the Quebecois.

Notebooks

NOTEBOOK: Eagles Score Five In Feisty Contest Against Men's Hockey

As the Harvard men’s hockey team skated through warm-ups on the other side of the river to face its Jesuit city rival, hockey legend Bobby Orr was signing his book in Harvard Square.

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Men's Ice Hockey

Men's Hockey Nabs Second ECAC Win

Returners and newcomers took center stage at the Hobey Baker Memorial Rink on Saturday night as the Harvard men’s hockey team snapped a four game losing streak.

Men's Ice Hockey

Penalties Doom Men's Hockey Against Clarkson

An undisciplined final frame caught up with the Crimson as the Harvard men’s hockey team fell to No. 16/15 Clarkson, 2-1, Saturday night at the Bright-Landry Hockey Center.

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Title IX Complaints in Higher Education

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Visual Arts

Newly Opened, Art Museums Prepare To Engage Undergrads