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Crimson staff writer

Jake Meagher

Jake is a member of the 142nd and 143rd Guards. He covers the Harvard men's hockey team.

Crimson staff writer Jake Meagher can be reached at jake.meagher@thecrimson.com. Follow him on Twitter @MeagherTHC.

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Year in Sports

We Ain't Come Here to Play School: Parting Shot

"I knew this wasn’t a sports school—a wild notion when you consider about 20 percent of the student body competes in intercollegiate athletics. But college is what you make of it. I wanted to be at a sports school, so I made Harvard one."

Banner Year
Men's Ice Hockey

Banner Year: Team of the Year

The Harvard men's hockey team rode an 18-game unbeaten streak to its first Frozen Four in 23 years.

Hot Shot
Features

Malone Makes NHL Debut; Moy, Esposito Sign Pro Contracts

Less than 48 hours after Harvard bowed out of the Frozen Four, Malone received the opportunity of a lifetime—a chance to suit up for his hometown team, the Buffalo Sabres.

LZG FF
Men's Ice Hockey

LIVE: Men's Hockey Battles UMD in NCAA Semis

With a trip to the national championship game on the line, the No. 2 Harvard men's hockey team is up against No. 3 Minnesota-Duluth. Follow the action live with The Crimson.

Harvard Heartbreak
Men's Ice Hockey

Men's Hockey Drops Frozen Four Heartbreaker to Minnesota-Duluth

The Harvard men’s hockey team’s magical 2016-17 run—one that brought a program-record 16-game winning streak to the Frozen Four—came to an end Thursday night at the hands of Minnesota-Duluth.

Lucky Number Seven
Men's Ice Hockey

Seniority Rules for Resurgent Harvard Hockey Team

Now, just three seasons removed from the current seniors’ 10-win campaign, Harvard stands two wins away from hitting 30 victories—and of course, bringing home a national championship.

Coming for Wurf
Men's Ice Hockey

The Only Show in Town: Wurf's Adventure Revisited

Originally, Harvard and Minnesota-Duluth were just supposed to play hockey. A quarterfinal series between the two teams would determine who moved on to the stage of the tournament we now call the Frozen Four. But the sideshow that ensued back in 1985 ranks among one of the wildest and wackiest events in the history of both Harvard Hockey and The Crimson.

Merrick Madsen
Men's Ice Hockey

Twenty-Eight Wins in, Merrick Madsen Still Seeks Two More

The back of Harvard goaltender Merrick Madsen's helmet reads G.E.N.I., an acronym that stands for a maxim befitting of the Philadelphia Flyers draft selection.

To the Frozen Four
Previews

Harvard, Minnesota-Duluth to Meet at Frozen Four in Chicago

A spring spotlight has been cast in the direction of Cambridge because for the first time in decades, the Harvard men’s hockey team has a game to play in the month of April—perhaps even two.

From Providence to Chicago
Men's Ice Hockey

Men's Hockey Holds Off Air Force, Punches Ticket to Frozen Four

For the first time since 1994, the Harvard men's hockey team is headed to the Frozen Four.

A Reason To Celebrate
Men's Ice Hockey

LIVE: Men's Hockey Opens NCAA Tournament in Providence

Harvard 3, Providence 0

A Reason To Celebrate
Men's Ice Hockey

Men's Hockey Beats Providence, Will Play Saturday for Spot in Frozen Four

For the first time in 23 years, the Harvard men’s hockey team has a second NCAA tournament game to play.

Gaze of Glory
Previews

Men’s Hockey Seeks First NCAA Tournament Win in 23 Years

In order to share any pedestals with the boys of ’89, No. 2 Harvard (26-5-2, 16-4-2 ECAC) first must do something it has accomplished just once since its national championship run: win an NCAA tournament game.

Cool Ride
On Campus

Photos of the Weekend 2.19.2017

For The Ship
Men's Ice Hockey

For The Ship

Harvard topped Cornell in both regular-season meetings between the two sides: a 4-3 contest at the Bright Landry Hockey Center in November and a 4-1 decision at Lynah Rink in January.