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Defensive Brawl
Women's Lacrosse

Women's Lacrosse Defeats Brown at Home

Ready to pick up where it left off after defeating Dartmouth, 17-9, last weekend, the Harvard women’s lacrosse team secured its second Ivy League victory in a row with an 8-2 win over Brown on Saturday at Harvard Stadium.

Battle For the Ivy League

Women's Lacrosse to Take on Dartmouth at Home

Last weekend, a disallowed goal in the last minute of a close game handed the Harvard women’s lacrosse team a one-point loss against No. 10/11 Princeton. This Saturday, the Crimson looks to rebound as it faces Ivy League rival Dartmouth at Harvard Stadium.

Mahoning In
Men's Lacrosse

Late Comeback Effort Not Enough for Men's Lacrosse at Albany

Harvard (5-5, 1-1 Ivy) falls back to .500 with four games to go this season, all in conference. The Wednesday night matchup against Albany marks its final midweek tilt. Albany (6-2, 2-0 America East), meanwhile, was able to extend Its winning streak to three with the victory over the Crimson.


Sailing Posts Trio of Top-Six Finishes

Wrapping up its first month of spring competition, the Harvard sailing team competed in three regattas over the weekend–two local races, the NEISA/MAISA Team Race at Boston College and the BU Team Race Invitational, as well as the Friis Trophy Team Race in Connecticut.

Men's Volleyball

Men's Volleyball Takes Down Holy Names, 3-0

​The Harvard men’s volleyball team welcomed the Holy Names Hawks from Oakland, California to the Malkin Athletic Center for the first ever meeting on Friday evening. Despite comfortable wins in the first two sets, a nail-biter third set was necessary for Harvard to take down the Hawks, 3-0.

Women's Water Polo

Women's Water Polo Goes 3-1 in Weekend Tournament

Celebrating three graduating seniors this weekend, the women's water polo team dominated three of its four games.


Rhianna Rich Goes to Work for Softball on the Road

In her collegiate debut, Rhianna Rich led Harvard (3-1) to its first three wins of the 2016 season. Rich was an offensive powerhouse - she tallied nine hits in 16 at bats and scored seven runs.

Quite a Splash
Men's Swimming

Men’s Swimming and Diving to Battle Princeton for Ivy League Title

No men’s swim team other than Harvard or Princeton has been an outright Ivy League title winner since 1971.


Skiing Takes Home Another Top Ten Finish at Williams Carnival

​The Harvard Nordic and Alpine Ski team took home its fifth consecutive top-10 finish this weekend, finishing 10th out of the 16 teams competing in the annual Williams Carnival.


Skiing Finishes in Top 10 Among Dartmouth Carnival Field

With career-bests from both junior Rachel Hampton and senior Hannah Barnes, the Harvard skiing team clinched its fourth consecutive top-10 overall finish and tallied 264 points.