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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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Moy at the Tourney
Men's Ice Hockey

Moy at the Tourney

Tyler Moy talks with the media after a practice at Notre Dame's Compton Arena on Friday before the semifinals of the NCAA tournament's Midwest Regional.

Kyle Style
Men's Ice Hockey

Kyle Style

Junior co-captain Kyle Criscuolo, shown celebrating the Crimson's ECAC tournament win over Yale, will lead Harvard this weekend in its NCAA tournament matchup against Nebraska-Omaha.

We're Back
Men's Ice Hockey

We're Back

Fourth-year skaters Patrick McNally (left) and Colin Blackwell (right) each scored in the championship game of the ECAC tournament on Saturday.

Crimson Champions
Men's Ice Hockey

Crimson Champions

The Crimson took home the Whitelaw Cup for the first time since 2006.

Faust in China
Race

Photos of the Weekend (03/22/2015)

NCAA Tournament Scenarios
Men's Ice Hockey

NCAA Tournament Scenarios

The Harvard men's ice hockey team beat Colgate, 4-2, to win the ECAC title. The Crimson also earned an automatic NCAA tournament bid with the win.

Whitelaw Cup
Men's Ice Hockey

Whitelaw Cup

The Harvard men's ice hockey team celebrates with the Whitelaw Cup after defeating Colgate, 4-2, in the 2015 ECAC tournament final in Lake Placid, N.Y.

Colin Blackwell - Whitelaw Cup
Men's Ice Hockey

Colin Blackwell - Whitelaw Cup

Fourth-year forward Colin Blackwell scored an empty-net goal with 55 seconds left to help Harvard clinch its first ECAC title since 2006.

Pat McNally - Whitelaw Cup
Men's Ice Hockey

Pat McNally - Whitelaw Cup

Fourth-year defenseman Patrick McNally scored the eventual game winning goal on the power play in the third period.

Jimmy Vesey - Goal Record
Men's Ice Hockey

Jimmy Vesey - Goal Record

Junior forward Jimmy Vesey scores the first goal of the game in the first period, tying the ECAC tournament goal scoring record in the process.

Whitelaw Cup
Men's Ice Hockey

Men's Hockey Wins ECAC Championship Against Colgate, Earns NCAA Tournament Bid

The last time the sixth seed in the ECAC men’s hockey tournament was crowned a champion, Harvard was the one lifting the Whitelaw Cup. Eleven years later, the Crimson did it again.

First Line - Whitelaw Cup
Men's Ice Hockey

First Line - Whitelaw Cup

Harvard's first line (junior co-captain Kyle Criscuolo, junior Jimmy Vesey, and sophomore Alex Kerfoot) celebrates with the Whitelaw Cup.

ECAC Semifinals
Men's Ice Hockey

ECAC Semifinals

The No. 17/15 Harvard men's hockey team is playing No. 7/7 Quinnipiac for a berth in the ECAC tournament finals at Herb Brooks Arena in Lake Placid, N.Y.

Herb Brooks Arena
Men's Ice Hockey

Herb Brooks Arena

The Harvard men's ice hockey team practices on Thursday before the ECAC tournament semifinals at Herb Brooks Arena in Lake Placid, N.Y.

Vesey Empty Net
Men's Ice Hockey

Vesey Empty Net

Junior forward Jimmy Vesey celebrates after scoring Harvard's first empty net goal to put the Crimson up, 4-2, on Quinnipiac with 1:36 left in regulation in the ECAC tournament semifinals on Friday.

Massachusetts Hall
FAS

Graduate Students Start Movement To Unionize

Central Administration

Amidst Title IX Debate, Law Faculty Raise Governance Concerns

John Stilgoe Office
College

John Stilgoe’s Secret History

Big States, Little States
College

Beyond Boston: Regional Diversity at Harvard