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Men's Basketball

Men’s Basketball Edges Past Siena to Remain Perfect at Home

Although it wasn’t pretty, the close finish was certainly a crucial learning experience for a team loaded with young talent.

Clap it Up
Men's Basketball

High Expectations: 2019-20 Harvard Men's Basketball Preview

In some ways, the seniors have fulfilled all of the expectations that were placed on the group, which 247 Sports’ Composite Team Rankings regarded as the 25th-best recruiting class in the nation. They have won at least a share of the Ivy League title in consecutive years and last season advanced to the second round of the NIT for the first time in program history. But one achievement is missing: an NCAA Tournament appearance.

Women's Volleyball

Women's Volleyball Opens Season with Harvard Invitational

The Crimson fell short against Colgate, but started and ended the weekend with wins.

High Tides
Women's Water Polo

Women's Water Polo Finishes Fourth at CWPA Championships

Recording its fifth 20-win season in program history, the Crimson has its sights set on the 2020 season, where a majority of the players will be returning to fight for the NCAA tournament bid.

Back in the Pool

Women’s Water Polo Heads to CWPA Championships

Two weeks after concluding its regular season, No. 16 Harvard (20-6, 3-3 CWPA) is set to travel to Providence, RI. for the Collegiate Water Polo Association conference tournament hosted by Brown University.

Nothing Wrong with Hong
Women's Water Polo

Women's Water Polo Leans on Seniors as Postseason Approaches

Here is a look at the seniors who will be leading the Crimson into the postseason.

Kristen Clear
Women's Water Polo

Women's Water Polo Completes Weekend Sweep in Nation's Capital

Harvard challenged St. Francis, George Washington, and No. 24 Bucknell over the weekend and emerged from each bout victorious. In the course of securing victory, senior Kristen Hong broke the school's career goals record.

Women's Water Polo

Season, Career Start Strong for Water Polo's Banks

Women's Water Polo has started their season at an impressive 12-2, and freshman goalkeeper Zoe Banks has adjusted to collegiate water polo quickly.

Start of Gold
Women's Water Polo

Women's Water Polo Still Perfect After Nine Games

Two months into its season, the Harvard women’s water polo team has found itself amending the history books.

A Mixed Bag
Men's Squash

Geared Up: Inside the Bag of A Harvard Squash Player

Brownell’s personal preparation serves as a testament to his success, as the constant maintenance of his duffel bag both before practices and matches keeps him playing at the top of his game.

Nine of 10
Men's Water Polo

Men's Water Polo Caps Season with Deep Postseason Run

Harvard (22-8, 10-2 NWPC) capped off yet another successful season with a deep run in conference tournament play. Ultimately, the run concluded with a defeat to Princeton 12-10 in the NWPC championship game.


Sailor Henry Marshall Wins Singlehanded Nationals

Posting top-five finishes in every race but one on the weekend, Marshall clinched the title before the last race even began. He ended his commanding weekend with an impressive 40 points.

Hoisting the Hardware
Field Hockey

Field Hockey Claims Outright Ivy Title with Victory over Columbia

On Senior Day, Harvard shut out Columbia to claim the Ivy League title. Now, the team takes on Penn State in the first round of the NCAA Tournament.

Up In the Air

Rugby, Dartmouth Vie for Ancient Eight Title

The Crimson is looking to extend its three-game win streak after a commanding October. The only thing that stands between Harvard and it's crown, Dartmouth — for the second consecutive year.

House of Adams

Athlete of the Week: Tyler Adams

Wideout Tyler Adams had just one career reception prior to his breakout game on Friday night against Holy Cross. Now, the sophomore looks to sustain his newfound role in the season's second half.