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Henry Zhu

Henry Zhu is the Sports Chair of the 146th Guard. He can be reached at

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One Last Go At It
Men's Basketball

Rationalizing the 'Hype' for 2019-20 Harvard Men's Basketball

The 2019-20 Harvard men’s basketball program has the potential to be historic, but let’s allow that path to be more versatile and open-ended than a simple straight line upwards.

Luka in the Corner
Men's Basketball

In Photos: 2019 Crimson Madness

A highly-anticipated 2019-2020 season kicked off Friday with the Crimson's annual fan event.

Docter's Orders
Men's Soccer

Docter's Orders

Junior Fernando Docters dribbles carefully upfield in a previous contest. The third year aided the Crimson’s first goal of the season this weekend in an assist to sophomore Alfred Perez against Vermont.

Back in Boston
Women's Basketball

'You Can't Say No': Allison Feaster '98 Joins Celtics Front Office

This past week, Boston Celtics President of Basketball Operations Danny Ainge announced the hiring of the former Crimson standout as the team’s new director of player development.

Cleaning Up
Women's Soccer

Cleaning Up

Sophomore defender Lara Schenk looks to find a teammate as she is pursued by an opposing striker. The Seelze, Germany native helped Harvard to its first clean sheet of the season as it cruised past Quinnipiac 3-0 on Wednesday.

Not Shaw-ked
Field Hockey

Saves Galore: Ellie Shahbo, Female Rookie of the Year

A stalwart in front of the net, the former England U-18 team captain immediately solidified herself as one of the best at her position across the NCAA.

Say Cheers
Sports Features

Thesis in Hand

With strong support systems on “both sides of the river”, these seniors believe more student-athletes can pursue a thesis while continuing to excel on the field.

Laying it In
Men's Basketball

A 'Bad Boy': Noah Kirkwood, Male Rookie of the Year

By season’s end the Ivy League had bestowed seven such honors, enough to surpass a program record held by Siyani Chambers ‘16-17 and Dan Clemente ‘01.

Alums 08-09 Women's
Sports Features

Data Feature — 10 Years Later: Where are They Now?

While a significant number of ‘08-09 Crimson athletes had at least brief careers as professional athletes, just 11 — slightly over one percent — still are.

A Celebratory Shower

Softball Advances to NCAA Tournament, Sweeping Columbia

In fact, the second game in this best-of-three series was so resoundingly one-sided that it was the first-ever mercy rule game in the history of the Ivy League Championship.

Like Father, Like Son: Cowboys Edition

Harvard Senior Larry Allen Jr. Signs with Dallas Cowboys, Continuing Father's Legacy

On Sunday afternoon, the Dallas Cowboys announced the signing of Harvard senior and undrafted free agent Larry Allen Jr.

A Pro Debut for Matty Ice
Men's Soccer

Former Harvard Goalkeeper Matt Freese Debuts for MLS's Philadelphia Union

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.

Heading Home, Turning Pro
Men's Soccer

Heading Home, Turning Pro

Freese cemented his spot as the Crimson's starting keeper in his sophomore season.

Back In Form
Men's Golf

Back In Form

Woods' impressive performance at the Masters marks his first major championship since 2008.

Close the Chapter
Men's Basketball

Harvard Men's Basketball Announces Captains for 2019-2020 Season

On Tuesday evening, Harvard men's basketball honored its six outgoing seniors and announced its captains for the upcoming 2019-2020 campaign.