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Julio Fierro

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Track and Cross Country

Okwelogu Shines on International Stage in African Championships

Rising senior Nikki Okwelogu will represent Nigeria in Rio this coming August.

On Campus

Argentinian National Soccer Team Warms Up for Copa America Quarterfinal at Harvard

Just a few days before its Copa America Centenario quarterfinal matchup against South American rival Venezuela at Gillette Stadium, the Argentinian National Soccer Team stationed itself at Harvard’s Ohiri Field to partake in training this week.

Track City
Track and Cross Country

Team of the Year: Women's Track and Field, a Crimson Dynasty

Under coach Jason Saretsky, the Harvard women's track and field has established itself as an Ivy League and national powerhouse, building an impressive reign over the top of the standings in the past five years.

A Stone's Throw from Greatness
Women's Ice Hockey

Sturdy as Stone: Coach Katey Stone's Impact on Women's Hockey

The most prolific head coach in collegiate women's hockey, Harvard coach Katey Stone has greatly influenced and built both the Crimson program and the sport in general in her 21 years in Cambridge.

Cheeky Performance
Men's Lacrosse

Athlete of the Week: Cheek Nets Nine Goals in Victory Over No. 2/2 Brown

Sophomore attackman Morgan Cheek lit up then-No. 2/2 Brown, which boasted a defense allowing less than nine goals-per-game, for nine scores and 10 points to lead Harvard to victory. It was only the second time that the Crimson defeated a No. 2 ranked team since coach Chris Wojcik ’96 joined the program in 2011.

Women's Basketball

Former Crimson Standout Temi Fagbenle Drafted By WNBA

​After a year away from Cambridge in Los Angeles, former Harvard women’s basketball standout Temi Fagbenle was drafted 35th overall in the WNBA draft to the Minnesota Lynx. Fagbenle transferred to the University of Southern California to pursue a graduate degree after playing three years for Harvard. She is the second Harvard player ever to be selected in the WNBA draft.

O' Canada

Gold Medal Game Sees Women's Hockey's Ex-Captains Go Head to Head

Former Harvard co-captains Michelle Picard and Emerance Maschmeyer represented the United States and Canada, respectively, at the IIHF Women's World Championships, leaving the two to face Monday with a gold medal on the line.

Women's Ice Hockey

Women's Ice Hockey Eliminated from ECAC Playoffs After Overtime Loss to No. 9/9 Colgate

­The Harvard women’s ice hockey team found itself looking at a sudden death overtime in game three of the ECAC quarterfinals against No. 9/9 Colgate after sixty minutes of hockey, needing to net one goal in order to advance to the semifinals.

Fighting for Home Ice

Women's Hockey Fighting For Home Ice in Final ECAC Weekend

​In a season-defining weekend, the Harvard women’s hockey team (15-9-3, 11-6-3 ECAC) will finish its regular season play on the road as the team travels to play ECAC foes No. 10/10 Colgate (19-6-7, 11-4-5) and Cornell (11-12-4, 7-9-4).

Danger Daniels
Women's Ice Hockey

Women's Ice Hockey Victorious Against Union, Ties RPI

In it's first road series in almost a month, the Crimson brought three points back to Cambridge.

Searching for the Spark
Women's Ice Hockey

Women's Hockey Finds Itself Down, but Definitely Not Out

There’s plenty of hockey left to play for Harvard, and if the team manages to control home ice and host the ECAC quarterfinals at Bright-Landry, the door is wide open for the Crimson.

Fierce Friesen
Women's Ice Hockey

Women's Hockey Claims Victory Over Yale on Senior Night

​Playing its last regular season home game of the year, the Harvard women’s ice hockey team picked up a victory over ECAC and Ivy rival Yale by a 4-1 margin.

Daniels' Day
Women's Ice Hockey

Women's Hockey Battles to Stalemate with Brown

Two goals from junior forward Sydney Daniels sent the Harvard women’s hockey team to a 3-3 stalemate against ECAC bottom feeder Brown.

Journey to the Podium
Sports Features

Una Voz Nueva: Harvard Grad to Voice Super Bowl 50 in Spanish

The words Latino and Harvard are not immediately thought to be synonymous with football, let alone the crown jewel of the NFL season. But in its 50th rendition, the Super Bowl will have a healthy dose of both thanks to Alvaro Martin ’84.

Crimson Chaos
Women's Ice Hockey

Women's Hockey Falls Flat Against No. 1/1 Boston College in 8-0 Beanpot Defeat

Facing the top-ranked Eagles, it took just over four minutes for the Crimson to find itself down on the scoreboard. It was the beginning of a slippery slope for Harvard.