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Julio Fierro

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Year in Sports

Finding the Eye of the Storm: Parting Shot

"If there’s one group on campus where I always felt that I belonged, it was Sports. That group represents a space that catalyzed my growth as a person."

Back Against the Wall
Women's Ice Hockey

Beanpot Consolation Ends in 6-6 Tie with Boston University

​For the second consecutive year, the Harvard women’s ice hockey team found itself paired up with crosstown rivals Boston University in the Women’s Beanpot Consolation game, with both teams looking to avoid finishing as the bottom team in Beantown.

Rough Beanpot
Women's Ice Hockey

Women’s Hockey Comes Up Short at the Beanpot

​Looking to put its ECAC struggles behind, the Harvard women’s hockey team faced off against Beantown rival and host Northeastern in the first round of the 2017 Women’s Beanpot. For the second consecutive year, however, the Crimson was unable to advance to the Boston tournament’s championship match.

Women's Ice Hockey

Women's Hockey Ties, Drops Games Over Weekend

After getting blanked out, 4-0, in its first game against the Raiders, the Crimson made adjustments and bounced back less than 24 hours later to force a 2-2 draw against a top-10 ranked Big Red team.

Harvard vs. Cornell
Men's Soccer

Men's Soccer's NSCAA Awards Eligibility Revoked

​The Harvard men’s soccer team is facing penalties from the National Soccer Coaches Association of America after the University found that the team continued to produce sexually explicit documents rating women through 2016.

Women's Ice Hockey

Women's Hockey Drops Pair of Games Against Ranked Opponents

Despite taking the lead against both teams early on, the Crimson (1-4-0, 1-4-0) was unable to hold onto its leads, falling by a 2-1 margin to both opponents to extend the team’s losing streak to four games.

Men's Soccer

After Men's Soccer Tradition Revealed, A Lost Season

Before an Office of the General Counsel review into vulgar “scouting reports” produced by the men’s soccer team over the past several years resulted in the cancellation of their season, the 2016 team sat atop the Ivy League.

Stepping Up
Women's Ice Hockey

Their Goal is to Stop Yours

Rarely do coaches have to replace arguably the best player in program history at a certain position.

Men's Soccer

Men's Soccer On Top of Ivy League After Win Against Dartmouth

Playing on the road at Dartmouth’s Burnham Field, junior midfielder Sam Brown’s 25 yard screamer in the 80th minute gave Harvard a 1-0 victory over Dartmouth. With the win, the Crimson gained sole possession of first place in the Ancient Eight standings and are in control of their own fate with two weeks to go.

Sports Briefs

BRIEF: Field Hockey Clinches Ivy Title Against Dartmouth

For the first time in a dozen years, the Harvard field hockey team can call itself the Ancient Eight champions.

Starting Point

Dartmouth Gives Early Test for Women's Hockey

After losing its lone exhibition game at home, 3-0, to a McGill squad that tied against the Big Green just a couple of days later, however, the team heads into its first matchup of the season with more questions than answers.

Men's Soccer

Men's Soccer Outlasts Brown 1-0

The Crimson stayed undefeated in Ivy League play with its win this Friday.

Standing Ovation
Men's Soccer

The Case for Attending Harvard Sporting Events

What makes sports great is their ability to bring a community together. There’s been plenty of talk lately around campus about making inclusive communities and social spaces that everyone can be a part of and hang out in without any pressure to behave in a certain manner. Why can’t those social spaces be Harvard sports?

Men's Soccer

Men's Soccer Dominates Cornell at Home

With three goals in the first 35 minutes of play, the Crimson's offense picked apart the Big Red defense during Saturday's game.

Men's Soccer

Men's Soccer Plays Yale to Double OT Tie

After going down early in the first half, the Harvard men's soccer team mounted a comeback that just wasn't enough to take down the Bulldogs.