Crimson staff writer

Jack Stockless

Jack Stockless '19 is a Sports Chair for the 145th Guard. He has covered softball for the past three seasons and football for the past two.

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Conference at the Circle

Athletes of the Week: Rich and Duncan Lead Softball to Penn Sweep

In crucial games, like this past weekend’s Ivy League series tilt against Penn, the junior class has stepped up in a big way. This week, it was shortstop Rhianna Rich and pitcher Katie Duncan who answered the call.


Softball Sweeps Penn to Remain Atop Ivy League

Though the weather cooled down by Saturday afternoon, the Crimson’s bats did not. Harvard scored 25 runs in its three games versus the visiting Quakers, and the team picked up its second Ivy League series sweep out of five such series this season.

Weight Room

Softball Takes Two of Three at Columbia, Wins Second Straight Ivy Series

In an unconventional Friday-Saturday series, Harvard won both the opener and the series finale with a mix of timely offense and shutdown pitching.

Filthy Rich

Softball Set to Battle Columbia in Ivy Road Series

Coming off a three-game sweep of Princeton, the Crimson will travel to New York to face off against another Ivy South Division opponent this coming weekend. This time, Harvard battles an upstart Columbia program.

Dunked On

Softball's Offensive Onslaught Powers Series Sweep of Rival Princeton

Harvard swept Princeton in a three-game series this weekend, winning each contest by a comfortable margin. Harvard rebounded strongly from a difficult Cornell series, outscoring the Tigers, 26-9.

Stand and Deliver

Softball Sandwiches Mercy Rule Victory between Losses in Ithaca

Harvard traveled to Cornell over the weekend for an unconventional Sunday-Monday series in which the team lost two of three games.

No Place Like Home

BRIEF: Softball Defeats Yale in First Ivy Series

A season removed from capturing the Ivy League North Division title, Harvard softball got off to a strong start in conference play against divisional opponent Yale in New Haven, Conn.

Run This Town

Softball Finishes 4-2 in California Tournaments

After a sluggish start to the season, Harvard rallied for four wins in six games in the first portion of its spring break slate. Junior shortstop Rhianna Rich was named Ivy League Player of the Week.

Fever Pitch

Softball Drops Three of Four Games in North Carolina

Competing in the Carolina Classic, the second of three tournaments before the beginning of conference play, Harvard softball dropped three out of four of its games in North Carolina.

Play Ball

Softball Opens Schedule with 2-3 Finish at Citrus Classic

The Harvard softball team traveled to sunny Orlando, Fla., for the Citrus Classic. After winning its first two games on Friday, the Crimson dropped the final three to begin its season with a 2-3 record.

Coachin' Em Up

No Grit, No Glory

During the lengthy time Allard has spent at the helm, one will notice grit is one of the team’s ever-present themes, from preseason practices in the bubble, to the grind of the regular season, to postseason play.


Redemption Tour

Despite earning second in the preseason poll and finishing as the Ivy League runner-up in consecutive years, Harvard has its sights set on an Ivy League Championship Series victory by season's end.

Up in the Air
Men's Squash

BRIEF: No. 3 Men's Squash Wins Twice but Loses out on Ivy Title

Harvard took care of business this weekend, but second-ranked Columbia controlled its own destiny and likewise won twice, capturing the Ivy League crown in the process.

Down to the Wire
Men's Squash

No. 3 Men's Squash Maintains Winning Ways against Princeton, Penn

Hosting top-ten opponents Princeton and Penn, Harvard recorded two distinct victories over the weekend—one a blowout, and one a nail-biter that came down to the ninth and final individual match.

Eye on the Ball
Men's Squash

BRIEF: No. 3 Men's Squash Coasts Past Pair of Ranked Foes

Facing off against non-conference opponents No. 8 Rochester and No. 12 Drexel, the Crimson extended its streak of 9-0 victories to three consecutive matches.