2014 News

September 26, 2014
Men's Soccer Outmuscles UMass in Overtime, 3-2
With its back against the wall yet again – down 2-0 for the second straight game – the Harvard men’s soccer team clawed its way back to down UMass, 3-2, in a thrilling overtime contest. Hiroki Kobayashi lofted in a header from deep in the box to give the Crimson its fifth consecutive victory, improving to 5-3 on the season. The Minutemen fall to 1-6 this year after the loss.

September 25, 2014
Bay State Showdown Looms as Men's Soccer Heads to UMass
Riding a four-game win streak after a perfect homestand over the last two weeks, the Harvard men’s soccer team heads to Amherst to take on Massachusetts on Friday. The Crimson (4-3) and Minutemen (1-5) will do battle at 3 p.m. at Rudd Field.

September 23, 2014
Men's Soccer Comes From Behind to Earn 3-2 Victory Over Northeastern
Junior Andrew Chang's left-footed drive from just outside 18 yards with 43 seconds left capped off a wild come-from-behind victory for the Harvard men’s soccer team Tuesday night at Soldiers Field Soccer Stadium. After finding itself in a 2-0 hole with less than 17 minutes left in the game, the Crimson (4-3) reeled off three scores in a span of 16 minutes to overcome the Northeastern Huskies (2-6) for its fourth consecutive victory.

September 23, 2014
Highlights: Men's Soccer Comes from Behind to Down Northeastern, 3-2

September 22, 2014
Men's Soccer Welcomes Northeastern for Midweek Battle
Riding a three-game win streak following a perfect week at home, the Harvard men’s soccer team looks to continue its torrent Tuesday with a showdown with Northeastern. The Crimson (3-3) hosts the Huskies (2-5) at 7 p.m. at Soldiers Field Soccer Stadium.

September 22, 2014
Ashby, Brown Earn Ivy League Men's Soccer Weekly Awards
Junior co-captain Mark Ashby and freshman midfielder Sam Brown have been named the Ivy League Player and Rookie of the Week, respectively, the League announced Monday. The Crimson duo earns the honors after the men’s soccer team sported a 3-0 record at home.

September 21, 2014
Men's Soccer Keeps Rolling with 3-0 Victory Over Manhattan
The Harvard men’s soccer team continued its winning ways on Sunday afternoon as the Crimson used three second-half goals to outmatch Manhattan, 3-0, at Soldiers Field Soccer Stadium. Harvard is now winners of its last three contests to improve to 3-3 on the year, remaining a perfect 3-0 in the comforts of home.

September 19, 2014
Men's Soccer Flies Past Hartford, 4-1
Four different Crimson found the back of the net on Friday afternoon as the Harvard men’s soccer team found its rhythm and with it a 4-1 victory over Hartford at Ohiri Field. The Crimson, which enjoyed its highest point total since the 2009 season opener, moves to 2-3 on the year with its second consecutive win at home. The Hawks drop to 3-2-1 after their second defeat in a row.

September 18, 2014
Men's Soccer to Host Hartford, Manhattan in Nonconference Showdowns
Fresh off a thrilling overtime victory over Boston College, the Harvard men’s soccer team continues its four-game homestand this weekend. The Crimson (1-3) is set to host Hartford (3-1-1) on Friday and Manhattan (1-2) on Sunday.

September 16, 2014
Overtime Heroics Vault Men's Soccer Over Boston College, 3-2
With Tim Schmoll’s header in the 95th minute, the Harvard men’s soccer team secured its first win of 2014 and defeated Boston College for the first time in five years. Schmoll placed himself perfectly on a Christian Sady corner in overtime to vault the Crimson (1-3-0) over the Eagles (3-2-1), 2-1, Tuesday night at Soldiers Field Soccer Stadium.

September 16, 2014
Highlights: Men's Soccer Takes Down Boston College in Overtime, 3-2

September 14, 2014
Men's Soccer Falls at St. John's, 2-1
Looking for its first win of the season, the Harvard men’s soccer team battled St. John’s on Saturday, but the Red Storm (1-3-2) came away with a 2-1 win over the Crimson (0-3-0).

September 12, 2014
Men's Soccer Visits Queens for Showdown with St. John's
Continuing its season-opening road swing, the Harvard men’s soccer team is gearing up for another nonconference battle as it’s set to take on St. John’s in Queens. After a pair of battles in Washington, D.C., the Crimson (0-2-0) and the Red Storm (0-3-2) will take to Belson Field at 7:30 p.m.

September 7, 2014
Late Goal Fells Men's Soccer at George Washington, 2-1
The Harvard men’s soccer team tested George Washington on Sunday afternoon at GW Soccer Field, but it was the Colonials (2-1-0) who used a late goal to escape with the narrow 2-1 win over the Crimson (0-2-0).

September 5, 2014
Men's Soccer Falls in Season Opener at No. 9 Georgetown, 2-0
Up against one of the stronger teams in the nation, the Harvard men’s soccer team put together a solid effort against No. 9 Georgetown at Shaw Field, but the Crimson ultimately fell to the Hoyas, 2-0. The Crimson starts the year 0-1-0, while GU picks up its first win of the young season and moves to 1-0-2.

September 5, 2014
Meet the Men's Soccer Team: Junior Class

September 4, 2014
Men's Soccer Begins 2014 with Trip to Nation's Capital
After enjoying its best season since 2009 a year ago, the Harvard men’s soccer team looks to carry on the momentum into 2014. Now in his second season in Cambridge, The Virginia B. and James O. Welch, Jr. ’52 Head Coach for Harvard Men’s Soccer Pieter Lehrer and his Crimson have a tough first test, however, kicking off the year with a trip to Washington, D.C., to take on perennial powerhouse No. 9 Georgetown and George Washington over the weekend.

September 3, 2014
Meet the Men's Soccer Team: Sophomore Class

September 2, 2014
2014 Harvard Men's Soccer Season Preview

August 25, 2014
Welcome to the New!

August 19, 2014
Meet the Men's Soccer Team: Freshman Class

August 14, 2014
Harvard Announces Expansion of Ivy League Digital Network Efforts

August 13, 2014
Former Men's Soccer Standout Andre Akpan '09 Acquired by Revolution
Andre Akpan ’09 will make his return to Boston this year as the former Harvard men’s soccer star has been acquired by the New England Revolution via trade this week. Through a trade with the New York Red Bulls, the Revolution brought in Akpan and allocation money for forward Saer Sene and an international roster spot.

July 28, 2014
Harvard Athletics Season in Review - Fall 2013

May 15, 2014
Men’s Soccer Welcomes Nationally-Ranked Recruiting Class For 2014 Season
After a successful 2013 campaign that saw the Crimson finish second in the Ivy League standings, the Harvard men’s soccer team announced it will add eight freshman to the roster for the 2014 season. The incoming class has been ranked No. 34 in the country by College Soccer News, and is the only Ivy League group to appear on the rankings list.

May 7, 2014
Men’s Soccer Releases 2014 Schedule