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Women's Ice Hockey

Late Comeback Pushes Women's Hockey past Northeastern in Beanpot Consolation

In the Beanpot consolation game, the Crimson overcame a 3-1 deficit thanks to a pair of goals by freshaman forward Becca Gilmore to defeat Northeastern, 4-3.

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Women's Ice Hockey

Women's Ice Hockey Clinches ECAC Playoff Berth

Harvard beat Union on Friday night, 3-2, before finishing off Rensselaer, 5-2, on Saturday to complete its first weekend sweep of the season.

Women's Ice Hockey

Women's Ice Hockey Bows out of Beanpot with Loss to BU

Harvard came up just short of a miraculous comeback against Boston University in the 2018 Beanpot semifinal on Tuesday evening, falling by a score of 3-2.

Women's Ice Hockey

Women's Hockey Goes 0-1-1 Against Nation's Top Teams

In a weekend that pitted the Crimson against two of the nation’s fiercest opponents, the Harvard women’s hockey team garnered mixed results, coming from behind to tie No. 5 Cornell, 2-2, on Friday, before falling to No. 4 Colgate, 4-0, on Saturday.

Rookie Cookin'
Women's Ice Hockey

Women's Ice Hockey Splits Weekend Road Trip at Yale, Brown

Making the trek down to Providence, R.I., the Harvard women’s hockey team snapped a seven-game losing skid with a convincing 6-1 win at Brown.

Track and Cross Country

New Track Season Has Thomas Aiming High

Three and a half years ago, high school junior sprinter Gabby Thomas didn’t think she was going to make it as a college athlete. Two wildly successful NCAA seasons and an impressive array of records later, the Thomas now has her sights set on loftier goals: a NCAA national title and the 2020 Olympics.

Women's Basketball

After a Strong Season Last Year, Women's Basketball Looks to Carry On Success

Harvard will look to rebound to the ways of last year when the team lost just 2 games at home. The Crimson hopes to improve on this home record in the newly-renovated Lavietes Pavilion. Construction finished in September, just in time for the new season.

Women's Volleyball

Celebrating Seniors, Women's Volleyball Closes Season with Weekend Split

Harvard fell to Princeton, three sets to zero, before defeating Penn, three sets to one, on senior night.

Sports Blog

Tweets of the Week

Here's all the best from your favorite Harvard athletes this past week, the week of November 6th.

No Place Like Home
Women's Tennis

Freshman Gupta Finishes Undefeated for Women's Tennis

With a win at the Harvard Invitational, the rookie finished the fall with an 11-0 record, a rare occurrence for a freshman.

Men's Soccer

Red Card Proves Fatal for Men's Soccer

​A case of mistaken identity, coupled with tight play-calling, may have helped to put an end to Harvard Men’s Soccer’s Ivy League hopes.

Men's Soccer

Men's Soccer Downed by Last-Minute Goal

With a late goal scored on a bicycle kick, No. 20 Dartmouth put to rest any real chance of Harvard winning the Ancient Eight this year and making the NCAA tournament. The Big Green, on the other hand, continued its strong season and vaulted to top of the conference standings.

Boats and Rows
Men's Crew

Lightweight Crew Teams Medal in Head of the Charles Regatta

Harvard boats posted impressive all-around performances in both the men’s and women’s categories, collectively taking home some bronze medals, along with a fourth place finish.

Women's Rugby

Women's Rugby Runs Away from Brown in Ivy Opener

In its Ivy League opener on Sunday, Harvard women’s rugby rolled past Brown in a comfortable, 84-8 win in Providence, R.I. The Crimson maintained its unbeaten record on the season, improving to 3-0-1.


Men's Soccer's Ivy League Play Kicks Off with Trip to New Haven

Saturday’s game will be the 104th meeting between the two storied institutions, with the Crimson having the edge in the series, 53-38-12. Both teams will be looking for a much-needed win to start this season’s Ivy League schedule.