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We have handoff: After receiving the ball from quarterback and classmate Jake Smith, Harvard sophomore running back Aaron Shampklin scanned the line for an opening—the kind that he ran through all afternoon.
Photograph by Gil Talbot/Courtesy of Harvard Athletic Communications

Sports

A strong start, and for Crimson running back Aaron Shampklin, a breakout day

9.16.18

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

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

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

Frustrated in regulation by Princeton defenders such as Luke Catarius, Harvard's quarterback Joe Viviano prevailed in overtime, diving for a one-yard touchdown that gave the Crimson a 23-20 victory.

Photograph by Matthew Deshaw/The Harvard Crimson

A game the Crimson got away with

10.23.16

Harvard running back Noah Reimers exulted after his 14-yard bolt up the middle put the Crimson ahead 7-0 in the first period.

Photograph by Brian Foley

The Crusaders play spoiler. 

10.16.16

Crimson quarterback Joe Viviano had another strong passing game, completing 22 of 35 passes for 229 yards and a touchdown.

Crimson quarterback Joe Viviano had another strong passing game, completing 22 of 35 passes for 229 yards and a touchdown.
Photograph by Kit Wu/The Harvard Crimson

Crimson players prove their grit.

10.6.16

New quarterback Joe Viviano ’17 unfurled passes with force and finesse, even as defenses had to account for his dangerous running ability. Photograph courtesy of Harvard Athletic Communications

Photograph courtesy of Harvard Athletic Communications

A successful beginning of the football season

November-December 2016

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