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Andrew Fischer in runs up field with ball

Crimson receiver and returner Andrew Fischer breaks loose for a 58-yard run in the second quarter—one of several huge plays on the day. 

Photograph by Barry Chin/The Boston Globe via Getty Images

Sports

A sensational performance leads Harvard over Yale.

11.20.20

Andrew Fischer in runs up field with ball

Crimson receiver and returner Andrew Fischer breaks loose for a 58-yard run in the second quarter—one of several huge plays on the day. 

Photograph by Barry Chin/The Boston Globe via Getty Images

A sensational performance leads Harvard over Yale.

11.20.20

Carroll Lowenstein standing at the base of staircase

Carroll Lowenstein
Photograph courtesy of Peter Mee 

A performance for the ages—in just nine throws

11.13.20

A ball flies through the air off the foot of Vic Kennard.

A kick off the left foot of Vic Kennard ends a six-year drought versus the Bulldogs. 

An "indelible feat of foot" leads Harvard over Yale. 

11.6.20

Ric Zimmerman leans forward with football in hand

Ric Zimmerman
Photograph courtesy of Harvard Athletic Communications; background by iStock

A late drive leads to a legendary ’66 win over Dartmouth.

10.30.20

Harvard's Colton Chapple throws a football to an out-of-frame receiver.

In 2012, Colton Chapple ’13 threw five touchdowns in Harvard's 39-34 loss to Princeton. Photograph courtesy of Harvard Athletic Communications

An all-time performance in an all-time loss

10.23.20

Charles Brickley pictures alone in an old-fashioned football uniform

Charles Brickley

Photo collage by Harvard Magazine/JC. Photograph in the public domain. 

A Harvard great with an all-time boot

10.16.20

In Harvard Yard, workers unload gigantic heads of lettuce and other greens from a truck prominently labeled United Farm Workers as students celebrate the University's decision to support the union workers by buying only UFW-certified produce.

Illustration by Mark Steele

Headlines from Harvard’s history

November-December 2020

Football player Chubb Peabody, in pads and helmet, charges forward.

Hard hitting and with a keen nose for the ball, Endicott “Chub” Peabody II was not to be messed with.

Photo collage by Harvard Magazine/JC

 

1941: “Chub” Peabody ’42 bottles up “Barnacle Bill.”

10.2.20

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