Crimson staff writer

Alexander Koenig

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Sports Parting Shots

Finding Something We Can Believe In

What would you put on your bucket list if you found out you only had a few months left to live? It’s a question people love to speculate about, but I don’t think you could possibly know the answer until you are actually faced with your own mortality.

Gov 1310 Timeline

One Year Later: The Impact of the Gov 1310 Cheating Scandal on Harvard Athletics

Today, with many departed athletes now back on campus and with their teams, the spectre of Government 1310 no longer looms in quite the same way over Harvard’s athletic courts and fields, though the memory of the scandal remains fresh.


Note to Our Readers

As you may have noticed, there is no separate sports section this Monday, as there has been for years. Many of the stories that would have been in that section appear here in the flagship daily paper, but some do not.

College Administration

Taking on the AI

Not everything about the Academic Index is as clear-cut as how it is calculated.

Men's Ice Hockey

Rookie of the Year, Runner-Up: Jimmy Vesey, Men's Hockey

Rookie excels in first taste of collegiate ice hockey.


Baseball Season Recap

After a tumultuous offseason, the Harvard baseball team struggled early but stayed in contention by splitting nearly every conference series. It faltered in the final weekend of Ivy League play.

spring soccer
Men's Soccer

Men's Soccer Loses Spring Game Against Boston University

For the first time since 2010 the Harvard men’s soccer team did not host a spring exhibition game in Harvard Stadium.


Baseball Splits Double Header with Big Red

Harvard baseball batted around for the first time this season in a 10-7 win over Cornell to take game two of the double-header after losing the day's opener.


Baseball Splits Doubleheader with Cornell

The Harvard baseball team dropped it's home-conference-opener, 3-1, to Cornell on Saturday afternoon. A two-run fourth inning proved to be ...

Fresh Faces

Freshmen Grow Up Quickly

Through 18 non-conference games, Klug, Link, and Poppen have planted themselves firmly in the starting lineup at second base, catcher, and pitcher, respectively.


Juszczyk, Others Show Off Skills at NFL Pro Day

Harvard football may not compete at the highest level collegiately, but every year, players from Crimson coach Tim Murphy’s program ...

Chambers Is No Secret
Men's Basketball

Does Harvard have a shot? Michigan

With Selection Sunday just around the corner, the Harvard men’s basketball team will know who it will be matched up ...

Men's Ice Hockey

Inconsistent Men's Hockey Falls Short of Illustrious Tradition

“This is Harvard Hockey, A Tradition of Excellence.” The tag-line on Harvard men’s hockey’s media guide doesn’t leave much room for error.

Breaking Bad
Men's Ice Hockey

Men's Hockey Falls, 4-1, in Beanpot Opener

Against defending national champion No. 4/5 Boston College, Harvard lost, 4-1, at TD Garden

Men's Soccer

Lack of Talent Not To Blame for Ivy Struggles

It’s Nov. 13, 2010. The Harvard men’s soccer team has just upset No. 18 Penn on the road in the ...