Pieter Lehrer, The Virginia B. and James O. Welch '52 Head Coach for Harvard Men's Soccer, will not be returning to coach the Crimson next fall. Lehrer spent seven seasons at Harvard, accumulating a 42-58-13 record during that period.
This past weekend, the Harvard men’s soccer team continued to struggle in conference play as it fell against Ivy League rival Dartmouth 3-1 at home. After keeping it tied up at 1-1 for a majority of the first half, the Big Green pulled away with goals late in the first and early in the second.
Harvard and Merrimack played out a 3-3 draw in double overtime in the Crimson's home opener on Tuesday night.
Though the Crimson's defense showed some promise, star opponents broke the team down on opening weekend.
Chelsea FC practiced at Harvard ahead of its May 15 friendly against the New England Revolution. The Blues will have to head back across the pond right after the match in preparation for their May 29 Europa League final in Baku, Azerbaijan against fellow London squad Arsenal.
The 20-year-old Homegrown Player — who hails from nearby Wayne, Pa., — subbed in for starting goalkeeper Andre Blake about 10 minutes into the second half after Blake suffered a groin injury.