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Anne Cheng anchors Harvard's new golf prowess.

8.9.16

With his team at 2-5, and a road game against fourth-ranked Kansas on Saturday, coach Tommy Amaker is focused on improving. Among those he’s working with is freshman point guard Tommy McCarthy, who has averaged 10.7 points and six assists during the last three games.
Photograph by Gil Talbot/Harvard Athletic Communications

Harvard men’s basketball loses two of three local games.

12.4.15

Senior forward Miye D’Oench is Harvard's lead attacker this season, with six goals and 12 points, including two assists Tuesday night against Northeastern.

Senior forward Miye D’Oench is Harvard's lead attacker this season, with six goals and 12 points, including two assists Tuesday night against Northeastern. 

Photograph Zack Williamson/Harvard Athletic Communications

Harvard women’s hockey starts fast. 

11.25.15

Against Boston College, Zena Edosomwan ’17 notched nine rebounds and 20 points, including this monstrous dunk.
Photograph by Gil Talbot/Harvard Athletics Communications

Harvard men’s basketball loses two straight games.

11.24.15

Hard-hitting defensive back Sean Ahern (seven solo tackles, one pass breakup) and the rest of the Crimson senior defenders went out with a bang, keeping the Elis scoreless as Harvard piled up 31 unanswered points.

Hard-hitting defensive back Sean Ahern (seven solo tackles, one pass breakup) and the rest of the Crimson senior defenders went out with a bang, keeping the Elis scoreless as Harvard piled up 31 unanswered points.
Photograph by Gil Talbot/Harvard Athletic Communications

A win in the Bowl seals a share of the Ivy championship.

11.21.15

Freshman Corey Johnson sank five three-pointers against Providence on Saturday, the most by any Harvard player since then-senior Laurent Rivard sank six in 2014.

Freshman Corey Johnson sank five three-pointers against Providence on Saturday, the most by any Harvard player since then-senior Laurent Rivard sank six in 2014.
Photograph by Gil Talbot/Harvard Athletic Communications

Harvard men’s basketball splits opening-weekend games.

11.16.15

Senior Day: Sean Ahern (6) and other members of the class of 2016 were honored before their final Harvard Stadium game. There also was a moment of silence to commemorate the victims of Friday’s terrorist attacks in Paris.

Senior Day: Sean Ahern (6) and other members of the class of 2016 were honored before their final Harvard Stadium game. There also was a moment of silence to commemorate the victims of Friday’s terrorist attacks in Paris.
Photograph courtesy of Harvard Athletics Communications

Heading into the season’s final week, the Crimson is part of a three-way tie for first place. 

11.14.15

Zena Edosomwan ’17, soaring over teammate Balsa Dragovic '19 and two fans to win the dunk contest at Crimson Madness, will be the team's primary threat in the post.

Zena Edosomwan ’17, soaring over teammate Balsa Dragovic '19 and two fans to win the dunk contest at Crimson Madness, will be the team's primary threat in the post.

Photograph courtesy of Harvard Athletic Communications

Previewing the 2015-2016 Harvard men’s basketball season

11.12.15

Crimson ball! Harvard sophomore Jack Stansell pounced on a fumbled punt at the Columbia 13. The turnover set up a 40-yard field goal by sophomore Kenny Smart.

Crimson ball! Harvard sophomore Jack Stansell pounced on a fumbled punt at the Columbia 13. The turnover set up a 40-yard field goal by sophomore Kenny Smart.
Photograph by George Lok/The Harvard Crimson

Against the improved Lions, a narrow escape from New York

11.7.15