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Martin S. Bell

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SIDEBAR: Schuyler Mann '05

When the comic book-sounding “Sky Mann” was announced at the Beanpot tournament last year, it was oddly appropriate. The man

Full-Contact Lentz

Brian Lentz has just been asked whether the fact that he’s never won an Ivy League championship in his Harvard

SIDEBAR: Lance Salsgiver '06

“You don’t see many kids at Harvard get off the plane in a T-shirt with the ‘Runs Like A Deere’

Saved By the Bell: Rowed to Ruin

On March 8, a Harvard sophomore and member of the crew team was found lying on the ground near the

Former Harvard Infielder Hired by Sox

The Ivy League’s—and Harvard’s—parade into the front office ranks of Major League Baseball continued yesterday as the Red Sox announced

Freshmen Impact Baseball

It’s unclear whether University President Larry Summers had ever been to a Harvard baseball game prior to popping in during

Saved By the Bell: Harvard Hoops Support Lacking

Brady Merchant became LeBrady Merchant (Kobe Merchant? Brady McGrady?) for 40 minutes on Saturday night, and people cared. Not just

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Saved By the Bell: Despite Principles, Identity Crisis Lingers

Harvard Athletic Director Robert L. Scalise took the podium at the symposium held at the Murr Center on Friday and

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Saved By the Bell: Ivy Athletics Deserve a Better Fate

Times were rough, what with the Second Gulf War having just entered its eighteenth depressing year, and I thought it

Torn Labrum Sidelines Baseball's Hordon

The deep freeze abated long enough Monday afternoon for the Harvard baseball team to practice outdoors. Having lost ten seniors

Crimson Can’t Stop Penn Bombers

PHILADELPHIA, Pa.—The first was troubling. The second was killer. Both were wide open. Penn’s Koko Archibong hadn’t seen daylight down

Saved by the Bell: Veteran Crimson Unfazed On Road

PHILADELPHIA—“Harvard Will Lose, But Get An A Just For Showing Up!” screamed the banner as it cascaded down the stands

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Saved By the Bell

Imagine achieving your greatest triumph almost too soon. Imagine opening up the season by beating the Hurricanes—Miami, not Carolina—or sweeping

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Saved By The Bell: Sk8er Girl

Figure skater and 2002 Olympic gold medalist Sarah Hughes, one of the most heartwarming sports stories of last year, got

Saved by the Bell: Lost in the Transfer—A Christmas Carol

Be patient. There’s a Christmas story buried in this column, albeit a warped and disturbing and wholly abstract one—a postmodern

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