Harvard sophomore Matt Freese has chosen to forego his further two years of NCAA eligibility, as he signed for the Philadelphia Union on Friday. Freese spent time in the Union Academy before coming to Harvard, and will now join six other homegrown players on the Union roster.
The Big Green defeated the Crimson by a score of 2-0 in Hanover, N.H., on Saturday. Men’s soccer was one of six Crimson teams to make the trip up to New Hampshire to face its Ivy League rival in rainy conditions over the weekend.
Harvard has dominated Yale in recent years, and the trend did not abate on Saturday. The Crimson prevailed, 1-0, for its fifth consecutive win over the Bulldogs.
Harvard dealt with some extreme weather this week, as it defeated Providence on Monday in 92-degree heat and lost to No. 22 UMass Lowell last night after a thunderstorm delayed kickoff.
Freshman Becca Gilmore Finished the season with a women's ice hockey team best in points, goals and assists.
The Harvard women’s hockey team saw its season come to an end versus No. 4 Colgate in the ECAC Quarterfinals on Saturday, dropping the first and second games of the best-of-three series.
Harvard split their road trip this weekend against two ranked opponents, going 1-1 in the last two matches of the 2017-2018 regular season. The Crimson took down No. 8/8 St. Lawrence on Friday night in before falling to ECAC-leaders, No. 2/2 Clarkson by a score of 3-1 on Saturday evening.
In the Beanpot consolation game, the Crimson overcame a 3-1 deficit thanks to a pair of goals by freshaman forward Becca Gilmore to defeat Northeastern, 4-3.
Harvard beat Union on Friday night, 3-2, before finishing off Rensselaer, 5-2, on Saturday to complete its first weekend sweep of the season.
Harvard came up just short of a miraculous comeback against Boston University in the 2018 Beanpot semifinal on Tuesday evening, falling by a score of 3-2.
In a weekend that pitted the Crimson against two of the nation’s fiercest opponents, the Harvard women’s hockey team garnered mixed results, coming from behind to tie No. 5 Cornell, 2-2, on Friday, before falling to No. 4 Colgate, 4-0, on Saturday.
Making the trek down to Providence, R.I., the Harvard women’s hockey team snapped a seven-game losing skid with a convincing 6-1 win at Brown.
Three and a half years ago, high school junior sprinter Gabby Thomas didn’t think she was going to make it as a college athlete. Two wildly successful NCAA seasons and an impressive array of records later, the Thomas now has her sights set on loftier goals: a NCAA national title and the 2020 Olympics.
Harvard will look to rebound to the ways of last year when the team lost just 2 games at home. The Crimson hopes to improve on this home record in the newly-renovated Lavietes Pavilion. Construction finished in September, just in time for the new season.
Harvard fell to Princeton, three sets to zero, before defeating Penn, three sets to one, on senior night.
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