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Caleb Lee

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Third Year Charm

Female Athlete of the Year: Adrienne Jarocki's Return to Glory

After coming to Harvard and dominating the fencing field on her way to an NCAA title in 2014, Jarocki dropped out of the national title in 2015 before reclaiming the top spot in the nation this season.

Jarocki Brand Talking

Jarocki Reclaims Crown, Dershwitz Makes Olympics

For the second time in her three-year career, junior saber fencer Adrienne Jarocki finished her season with a win at the NCAA Individual Championships.


BRIEF: Fencing Earns 10 Top-10 Finishes at NCAA Regionals

Led by senior Aliya Itzkowitz’s gold medal in women’s saber, the men’s and women’s fencing squads competed their way to 10 top-10 finishes at the NCAA Northeast Regionals in Poughkeepsie, N.Y. over the weekend.


Women’s Fencing Clinches Share of Ivy Title for First Time Since 2009, Men Finish Fourth

For the first time since 2009, the Harvard women’s fencing team earned a share of the Ivy League Championship trophy, thanks to strong performances from the saber squad and an epee group that held its own despite its relative lack of experience.

Dershwitz Kim Grand Prix

Dershwitz Kim Grand Prix

Harvard fencer Eli Dershwitz (left) faces off against Korea's Junghwan Kim, the No. 2-ranked men's saber fencer in the world.

Jarocki Dodges

Three Harvard Fencers Compete at the FIE Sabre Grand Prix Boston

Fencing against fields that featured three different Olympic champions and a handful of Olympic medalists over the weekend, three Crimson fencers took part in the FIE Grand Prix at Harvard’s Gordon Indoor Track and held their own against the best saber fencing competition in the world.


BRIEF: Fencing Teams Sweep Away Competition in Undefeated Fashion

Both the men’s and women’s fencing teams went undefeated over the weekend at the annual Traditional Tournament to carry momentum from last season’s strong NCAA Tournament finishes.


Fencing Squads Collect Multiple Individual Top 10 Finishes At Garret Open

​After a long offseason layoff, the Harvard men’s and women’s fencing squads travelled to Penn State to compete in the Garret Penn State Open, which saw Harvard fencers competing as individuals in a crowded field. Despite competing with what junior foil fencer Stephen Mageras described as one of the smallest collegiate teams in the field, the Crimson had a few solid performances in the season’s first competition.

Women's Golf

Women's Golf Finishes Fourth in Fall Opener

​The weekend saw different sorts of firsts for members old and new on the Harvard women’s golf squad, which finished fourth in its first tournament of the 2015-2016 campaign.

Sports Briefs

BRIEF: Field Hockey Defense Falters Against Maine

After the previous week’s 5-2 win at home over Bryant, the Harvard field hockey team could not keep up the momentum, falling to Maine by a 7-1 score.

Dershwitz Tashkent

Male Rookie of the Year: Dershwitz To Pursue Olympic Dreams

​For some athletes, collegiate competition is not enough. Freshman sabre fencer Eli Dershwitz came to Harvard with the full knowledge that he would be taking a break from the team after his freshman season.

Women's Golf

Women's Golf Finishes 10th at NCAA Regionals

At the end of a weekend of play, the Crimson took home 10th place in the NCAA Regional tournament.

Women's Golf

Women's Golf Captures Fourth Straight Ivy Title by a Stroke

The Harvard women's golf team secured its fourth conference title and a spot in the NCAA Regionals with a one-stroke win over Yale at the Ivy League Championships in Bethlehem, Pa.

Harvard-Yale Field

God of the Playing Field

For many of Harvard's athletes of faith, religion is a strong component of their identity both on and off the field. However, balancing that identity with the demands of a varsity sport is anything but easy.

Women's Golf

BRIEF: Women's Golf Finishes Fourth at the Silverado Showdown

After an up and down first round that saw the group shoot 15 shots off the lead, the Crimson women’s golf team turned in lower scores in each of its next two rounds, finishing fourth among a stacked field at the Silverado Showdown in Napa, Calif.