Women's Ice Hockey
In the Beanpot consolation game, the Crimson overcame a 3-1 deficit thanks to a pair of goals by freshaman forward Becca Gilmore to defeat Northeastern, 4-3.
Harvard came up just short of a miraculous comeback against Boston University in the 2018 Beanpot semifinal on Tuesday evening, falling by a score of 3-2.
In a weekend that pitted the Crimson against two of the nation’s fiercest opponents, the Harvard women’s hockey team garnered mixed results, coming from behind to tie No. 5 Cornell, 2-2, on Friday, before falling to No. 4 Colgate, 4-0, on Saturday.
Making the trek down to Providence, R.I., the Harvard women’s hockey team snapped a seven-game losing skid with a convincing 6-1 win at Brown.
Continuing a difficult stretch of games against top opponents, Harvard dropped consecutive contests to No. 10 St. Lawrence and No. 2/2 Clarkson this weekend.
Facing its highest-ranked opponent yet in a mid-week matchup, Harvard women’s hockey fell to No. 2/3 Boston College on the Eagles’ home ice. The Crimson has now lost all three of its games against top-10 teams in the past five days, having been outscored 16-8.
Finishing up the second half of a road trip, Harvard women’s hockey headed to Ithaca, N.Y., to face old foes No. 6/6 Cornell. Several things were on the line for the Crimson: remaining undefeated in Ivy League play, and snapping a two-game losing skid.