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Sweet Victory
Women's Basketball

Cinderella Turns 20

When the final buzzer sounded, the Crimson had secured a 71-67 decision for its first ever Women’s NCAA Tournament victory in program history.

Skinner Time
Women's Basketball

BRIEF: Penn, Princeton Shatter Win-Streak for Women's Basketball

​In its first Ivy League road trip of the conference schedule, the Killer P's—Penn and Princeton—proved too much for the women’s basketball team. The Crimson’s win streak was snapped at six with the pair of losses.

Ben There, Done That

Preview: Women's Basketball Set to Visit Princeton and Penn

In an all-important weekend, Harvard women’s basketball will travel to Princeton, N.J., and Philadelphia, Penn., to take on the only other two teams in the Ivy League with just a single loss in a two-day battle for the top of the conference.

Katie's Cooking
Women's Basketball

Women's Basketball Claims First among Ivies with Win over Columbia

Thanks to a 13-0 run late in the third quarter and a whopping 57 points in the paint, Harvard was able to pull away from the Lions to notch its fifth straight win.

Helping Hand
Women's Basketball

Women's Basketball Hangs 97 Points in Yale Rout

Lights-out shooting pushed the Crimson to yet another home win. Senior guard Taylor Rooks went 9-of-11 from the field to contribute to a 61.3 percent shooting performance for the team overall.


Women's Basketball Aims to Maintain Perfect Home Record

Harvard has won four of its last five in a span of hotly contested battles with non-conference and Ancient Eight opponents alike. This weekend marks the middle of its all-important opening Ivy League home stretch.

Skinner Time
Women's Basketball

Women's Basketball Defeats Dartmouth, Extends Home Win Streak

An explosive start, bolstered by sophomore guard Katie Benzan’s 17 first-half points, anchored Harvard women’s basketball in its 76-65 victory over Dartmouth Saturday night at Lavietes Pavilion.

Benzan Time
Women's Basketball

Women's Basketball Finishes 2017 with Comeback Victory

The Crimson’s 14-0 run in a span of less than six minutes gave it a seven point lead with only 2:30 to play. Harvard sealed its lead on free throws from Rooks and sophomore guard Katie Benzan.

Women's Basketball

Women's Basketball Splits Pair of Games at Hilton Garden Inn Classic

​Supported by stellar rebounding and strong offensive play, Harvard women’s basketball posted a 1-1 record this week in the Hilton Garden Inn Classic at Florida Gulf Coast University in Fort Myers, Florida.

Women's Basketball

Women's Basketball Beats Siena, Records First Win

Despite an early 14-point deficit, Harvard women's basketball notched a come-from-behind victory over Siena. Sophomore guard Katie Benzan paced the team with 22 points.

Women's Basketball

Women's Basketball Drops Two to Open Season

Last Friday night, Harvard opened the 2017-18 campaign with a loss to Dayton in the Maine Tip-Off Tournament. On Saturday, the Crimson fell again, this time to Maine.


Women's Ice Hockey Readies to Clash with ECAC Foes

After downing Dartmouth and Princeton earlier this season, Harvard takes on Brown and Yale this weekend.

Getting to the Hole
Men's Basketball

Alumni Update: Siyani Chambers Stars in Austria

Chambers, who finished second all time with 605 career assists, now leads the European team BC Raiffeisen Flyers Wels in points, assists, and steals.


Sailing Sees Mixed Results in First Weekend of Team Racing

In an unorthodox weekend, the Harvard sailing team braved variable conditions and new race styles, culminating in mixed results.

Swedish Swish
Women's Basketball

Women's Basketball Welcomes Talented Freshmen

With the new cohort of forwards Rachel Levy, Grace Tworek, Maddie Stuhlreyer, and Jadyn Bush and rookie guard Matilda Salen, Harvard looks to make its first trip to the NCAA Tournament since 2007.