In the biggest games of the season, the defense has stepped up and exerted a level of control over the game that has not been seen from a Harvard team in recent years.
With only five minutes remaining in the Harvard men’s lacrosse team’s game against Princeton, the Crimson held on to a 9-8 lead by only a thread.
Harvard has had a varsity men’s lacrosse team for over a century, while Boston University has had one for under a year.
The senior midfielder helped secure 20 of 26 faceoffs and led his team to arguably one of the biggest wins in program history, snapping a nine-game losing streak to the Big Red.
The Harvard men's lacrosse team handed the Big Red its first loss of the season with a 6-1 surge in the third quarter.
The Blue Devils came ready to play from the outset at Koskinen Stadium, jumping out to an early lead and continuing on to win, 17-11.
The Crimson (2-2) struggled in the first two periods, but turned it around in the second half to escape with a 10-8 win at Soldiers Field Lacrosse Stadium.
The Harvard men’s lacrosse team fell short against a powerful University of Albany offense on Saturday afternoon as two brothers combined for more goals than the entire Crimson roster.
Harvard (0-1) was able to keep the score close, but the Minutemen were eventually able to separate and run away with the victory, 8-4.
When Harvard field hockey challenged Columbia in New York on Sunday afternoon, the Crimson struggled mightily for the first 64 minutes of the contest, but came back with a vengeance to finish off the season on a high note.
After a slow start, the Harvard field hockey squad (1-2) notched its first victory of the season on Friday night against Holy Cross (1-2), rallying off four straight goals in the second half to beat the Crusaders for the seventh straight year.
Researchers at the Harvard School of Engineering and Applied Sciences have developed a mechanism for tactile sensation that will allow robotic machinery to be more gentle, durable, and affordable than before.
After finishing the season strong, the Harvard men’s volleyball team will challenge George Mason on Thursday night in the first round of the EIVA conference tournament.
Harvard men’s lacrosse coach Chris Wojcik ‘96 was not surprised when his team selected rising-senior defenseman Jason Gonos to lead the Crimson as its sole captain for the 2013 season.