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Andrew Rueb speaks to members of his team.

For the energetic Rueb, raising an athlete’s floor is as important as raising his ceiling.

Photograph courtesy of Harvard Athletic Communications

Sports

Andrew Rueb’s experience on the professional tennis circuit informs his coaching.

4.7.21

The Ivy League logo

The Ivy League logo

The pandemic continues to affect athletics. 

11.13.20

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

A Harvard player catches a ball at eye level.

Eighteen seasons after his final reception for the Crimson, Morris still has a firm hold on almost every significant Harvard pass-catching record. Photograph by Simon Bruty/Sports Illustrated via Getty Images

2000-02: a Crimson Wide Receiver's Fab Four

10.9.20

Outdoors at Boston's Armenian Heritage Park

Armenian Heritage Park

Photograph by Yerevanci/Wikipedia/Creative Commons

Scavenger-hunting in historic Boston

November-December 2020

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