Crimson staff writer
Co-captain Melanie Baskind led a balanced offensive effort for the Crimson, tallying her fourth hattrick of the season and 12th of her career.
The early deficit was too much for the Crimson (4-6, 1-2 Ivy) to overcome, falling to Virginia (9-4, 2-2 ACC), 12-6, at Klockner Stadium in Charlottesville, Va.
After taking a commanding lead, the Harvard women’s lacrosse team weathered a furious second-half run by Yale, holding on for a 7-5 victory.
The Big Red closed the game with a fury, putting away seven goals in the last 18 minutes to secure a 12-6 victory on Saturday at Soldiers Field Lacrosse Stadium.
The No. 8 Harvard women’s hockey couldn’t solve the Saints on Friday night, falling in a 2-1 overtime loss in the semifinal of the ECAC tournament.