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Cook’s tour: Harvard wideout Jack Cook leaves Yale’s Deonte Henson in the dust on a third-quarter, 15-yard touchdown. The score gave the Crimson a 28-24 lead, which it would not surrender. 

Photograph by Tim O’Meara/The Harvard Crimson


A resilient, crowd-pleasing football season, with talented sophomores surfacing


Seth Towns '20, the Ivy League Player of the Year, had a game-high 24 points in Harvard's semifinal win over Cornell; he'd scored 13 points in the championship game when a knee injury forced him to sit late in the second half.
Photograph by Gil Talbot/Harvard Athletic Communications

Men's and women's basketball teams eliminated from the Ivy League Tournament


Last year, in the last semifinal game of the Ivy League tournaments, the Harvard and Princeton women’s basketball teams played before a crowd significantly smaller than that for their male counterparts’ games earlier in the day. This contributed to the women’s coaches’ concern that the schedule of the tournament was inequitable.
Photograph courtesy of Harvard Athletic Communications

Women's basketball coaches challenge Ivy League tournament timing and schedule.


Stemberg coach Tommy Amaker captured his sixth conference title in 11 years at Harvard.
Photograph by Gil Talbot/Harvard Athletic Communications

Men’s basketball wins a share of the Ivy League trophy.


Christian Juzang ’20 played 44 minutes in Friday night’s overtime win at Princeton and has played 275 of 285 possible minutes over the last seven games.
Photograph by Gil Talbot/Harvard Athletic Communications

Men’s basketball splits games at Penn and Princeton.


Chris Lewis '20 (shown here against Princeton) scored a career-high 25 points against Penn on Saturday.
Photograph by Gil Talbot/Harvard Athletic Public Affairs and Communications

Men’s basketball is tied for first place in the Ivy League.


From left: Jon Morosi '04, Michael Hill '93, Ben Crockett '02, David Forst '98, Jeff Bridich '00, and Peter Woodfork '99

Photograph courtesy of the Harvard Varsity Club

A Harvard-in-baseball symposium, just before spring training


Erica Viscio, a.k.a. “Maul,” slams by opponents on the track.

Photograph by Steve Jurkovic

Harvard ties to the increasingly popular, rigorous sport

March-April 2018

Jenny Allard

Photograph by Stu Rosner

Under coach Jenny Allard, Crimson players come alive together.

March-April 2018

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