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A different Harvard team makes the NCAAs.

12.3.16

A finalist for the second year in a row, Jimmy Vesey won this year's Hobey Baker Memorial Award.

A finalist for the second year in a row, Jimmy Vesey won this year's Hobey Baker Memorial Award. Photograph courtesy of Harvard Athletic Communications

Harvard’s Hobey Baker winner heads to the NHL.

4.26.16

Agunwa Okolie ’16, the Ivy League Defensive Player of the Year, helped the Harvard men’s basketball team remain competitive during an injury-plagued season.

Agunwa Okolie ’16, the Ivy League Defensive Player of the Year, helped the Harvard men’s basketball team remain competitive during an injury-plagued season.

Photograph courtesy of Harvard Athletics Communications

The men’s basketball streak comes to an end—and the women look ahead.

May-June 2016

Adrienne Jarocki ’17 (right) squares off against Yale's Joanna Lew.

Adrienne Jarocki ’17 (right) squares off against Yale's Joanna Lew.
Photograph by Billie Weiss

Two-time NCAA women’s fencing champion Adrienne Jarocki talks about the sport of “physical chess.” 

4.13.16

The Ivy League announces post-season basketball tournaments.

3.10.16

Zena Edosomwan ‘17 (left) helped the Crimson sweep Princeton and Penn this weekend, averaging 13.5 points and 14 rebounds per game.

Zena Edosomwan ‘17 (left) helped the Crimson sweep Princeton and Penn this weekend, averaging 13.5 points and 14 rebounds per game.
Photograph by Gil Talbot/Harvard Athletic Communications

Men’s basketball beats Princeton and Pennsylvania.

3.7.16

Destiny Nunley ’17 scored 15 points and shot 7-11 from the field against Brown last Saturday to help the Harvard women’s basketball team win its sixth consecutive game.

Destiny Nunley ’17 scored 15 points and shot 7-11 from the field against Brown last Saturday to help the Harvard women’s basketball team win its sixth consecutive game.
Photograph courtesy of Harvard Athletic Communications

A tale of two Harvard seasons

2.29.16

Tommy McCarthy ’19 (shown here in earlier action against Brigham Young) led Harvard with 21 points on Saturday against Cornell, none more important than the game-winning basket with six seconds remaining.

Tommy McCarthy ’19 (shown here in earlier action against Brigham Young) led Harvard with 21 points on Saturday against Cornell, none more important than the game-winning basket with six seconds remaining.
Photograph courtesy of Harvard Athletic Communications

A loss to Columbia, and a come-from-behind win over Cornell

2.23.16

Pre-injury, Zena Edosomwan ’17 anchored the Crimson offense as a reliable scorer in the post and an outstanding rebounder.

Pre-injury, Zena Edosomwan ’17 anchored the Crimson offense as a reliable scorer in the post and an outstanding rebounder.

Photograph by Gil Talbot/Harvard Athletic Communications

An unexpectedly challenging season for men’s basketball

March-April 2016

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