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Last lunge: With senior right guard Larry Allen Jr. (73) keeping Penn defenders at bay, Harvard senior back Charlie Booker nudges the ball over the goal line for the Crimson's first score.

Photograph by Tim O'Meara/The Harvard Crimson


A bludgeoning victory in the season’s final road game


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.


Margaret “Midge” Purce

On scoring in a low-scoring game

July-August 2015

Triple image of a double threat: Baskind stands between her two sports' goals

Lacrosse and soccer star Melanie Baskind scores with synergy.

March-April 2012

March 27, 1999—The Harvard women's ice-hockey team win the national championship.

Athletic accomplishments, highlighted

September-October 2011

25 high moments in Harvard athletics, 1986-2011

September-October 2011

The national soccer team of Haiti will come to Harvard as part of a five-day benefit tour.


The new Soldiers Field Soccer Stadium hosts its first games.

November-December 2010

Students at Fezokuhle Primary School in Pietermaritzburg, South Africa, get outside for a soccer break—and a lesson about gender roles.

South African teens learn about leadership and health through their country’s most popular sport.


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