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Senior captain Josh Ellis '17 started playing catcher as a 10-year-old Little Leaguer, he says, and "never looked back."

Photograph by Elan Kawesch

Sports

On the eve of his graduation, the baseball team’s Josh Ellis looks forward—and back.

5.19.17

The football team's faculty cheering section: Roger Porter (left) and Eric Nelson

Photograph by Harvard Magazine/LG

Watching The Game from the sidelines with Harvard football’s faculty fellows

11.21.16

Book it! With quarterback Joe Viviano (4) signaling, Charlie Booker headed for the end zone. The 27-yard bolt gave the Crimson a 7-0 lead.
Photograph by Gil Talbot/Harvard Athletic Communications

 “This is something we haven’t experienced in a long time.”

11.18.16

In first game back after tearing his ACL in summer 2015, Siyani Chambers ’16 (’17) scored 12 points and dished out a team-leading four assists.

In first game back after tearing his ACL in summer 2015, Siyani Chambers ’16 (’17) scored 12 points and dished out a team-leading four assists.
Photograph by Gil Talbot/Harvard Athletic Communications

In China, men’s basketball loses to Stanford.

11.15.16

Joseph Foster gathers in the pass from quarterback Joe Viviano that pulled the Crimson to within two points of Penn, 14-12, late in the fourth quarter. Moments later, a two-point conversion pass from Justice Shelton-Mosley to Viviano tied the game.
Photograph courtesy of Harvard Athletic Communications

“Too many mistakes against a really good team”

11.13.16

The panelists, from left: Janet Rich-Edwards, Jessica Gelman, Daniel Peterson, and Shira Springer.

Photograph by Tony Rinaldo/Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study

After the Harvard soccer scandal, a campus panel discussion on women and sports proves unexpectedly timely.

11.8.16

On his way: Having caught a toss from quarterback Joe Viviano, Adam Scott heads goalward for the touchdown that gave Harvard a 28-14 lead.
Photograph by Tim O'Meara/The Harvard Crimson

After a rocky first half, Harvard holds off a Lions upset.

11.4.16

Takedown: Harvard defensive back Raishaun McGhee wrapped up Dartmouth receiver Houston Brown for one of his game-high 14 tackles. McGhee also had an interception that set up the Crimson’s first touchdown.
Photograph by Gil Talbot/Harvard Athletic Communications

The Crimson slips by the Big Green.

10.30.16

Oars raised after the race: (from left) Hugh Crane, Garrett Olmsted, Gib Vincent, Roger Cheever, Scott Steketee, Phil Tonks, Bobby Baker, Bill Endicott, and Gerry Goulet.

Oars raised after the race: (from left) Hugh Crane, Garrett Olmsted, Gib Vincent, Roger Cheever, Scott Steketee, Phil Tonks, Bobby Baker, Bill Endicott, and Gerry Goulet.

Photograph by LG/Harvard Magazine

In this year’s Head of the Charles, one alumni crew celebrates 50 years since their first regatta outing.

10.27.16

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