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Women's Golf

Women's Golf Comes Up Just Short at Ivy Championships

At the end of the final round of the Ivy League Championships, the Harvard women’s golf team remained tied with Princeton for the top spot to decide the conference crown. In dramatic fashion, the Crimson came up just short in a playoff hole against the Tigers to decide the Ancient Eight title.

Golf War

Preview: Women's Golf Aims to Reclaim Ivy League Crown This Weekend

Last season, the Crimson’s impressive five-year reign atop the conference came to an end when Princeton took home the title in dominating fashion. This season, Harvard will travel to Metedeconk National Golf Club in the Tigers’ home state of New Jersey in an attempt to return the trophy to Cambridge.

Sports Briefs

BRIEF: Women's Golf Takes Home Victory In Harvard Invitational

​In its last true test before the Ivy League championships, Harvard women’s golf completed a roaring comeback to take home the trophy at the Harvard Invitational for its first win in the competition since October 2013.

On the Fence

Fencing Claims Fifth in NCAA Championships

Harvard walked away from the NCAA chamionships with an individual championship title in men’s sabre, an individual third place finish in women’s epee, and a fifth place overall team finish.

Grass is Always Greener
Women's Golf

BRIEF: Women's Golf Gets the Spring Season off to a Slow Start

Kicking off the spring season, Harvard traveled south to escape the New England cold in its opening match of 2018 in South Carolina. The Crimson was unable to recover from its tough start and finished last in a competitive field of 15.

Threes for 3
Women's Basketball

Women's Basketball Falls to Penn in Close Matchup at Ivy Tournament

In a nail-biting defensive battle that came down to the final seconds, Harvard women’s basketball fell to Penn in the Palestra on the Quakers home court. The Crimson shot only 25.8 percent to Penn’s 33.3 percent from the field in a night where shots seemed not to fall for either side.

Bogdan Bogdanovic
Women's Basketball

Notebook: Women's Basketball Thumps Ivy Opponents Ahead of Conference Tourney

​The Harvard’s women’s basketball team braved weather delays in New York to finish its regular season with two victories over Cornell and Columbia. The Crimson extended its winning streak to four games heading into the Ivy League Tournament, concluding its regular season with a season sweep of both opponents.

Kirby Smart
Women's Basketball

Strong Offense Carries Women's Basketball in New York Slate

In its final weekend of the regular season, Harvard women’s basketball completed the season sweep on the New York Ivies in its trip to the Empire State, topping Cornell and Columbia on the road.

Triple Threat
Women's Basketball

Women's Basketball Clinches Ivy Tournament Berth with Victory over Princeton

Harvard used an electric third quarter to dominate the Tigers, the top team in the Ancient Eight, to punch its ticket to the Ivy League Tournament in March.

Sweet Victory
Women's Basketball

Cinderella Turns 20

When the final buzzer sounded, the Crimson had secured a 71-67 decision for its first ever Women’s NCAA Tournament victory in program history.

Skinner Time
Women's Basketball

BRIEF: Penn, Princeton Shatter Win-Streak for Women's Basketball

​In its first Ivy League road trip of the conference schedule, the Killer P's—Penn and Princeton—proved too much for the women’s basketball team. The Crimson’s win streak was snapped at six with the pair of losses.

Ben There, Done That

Preview: Women's Basketball Set to Visit Princeton and Penn

In an all-important weekend, Harvard women’s basketball will travel to Princeton, N.J., and Philadelphia, Penn., to take on the only other two teams in the Ivy League with just a single loss in a two-day battle for the top of the conference.

Katie's Cooking
Women's Basketball

Women's Basketball Claims First among Ivies with Win over Columbia

Thanks to a 13-0 run late in the third quarter and a whopping 57 points in the paint, Harvard was able to pull away from the Lions to notch its fifth straight win.

Helping Hand
Women's Basketball

Women's Basketball Hangs 97 Points in Yale Rout

Lights-out shooting pushed the Crimson to yet another home win. Senior guard Taylor Rooks went 9-of-11 from the field to contribute to a 61.3 percent shooting performance for the team overall.


Women's Basketball Aims to Maintain Perfect Home Record

Harvard has won four of its last five in a span of hotly contested battles with non-conference and Ancient Eight opponents alike. This weekend marks the middle of its all-important opening Ivy League home stretch.