June 30, 2011
Senior Reflections: Looking Back at Harvard Experiences
2010-11 Harvard Crimson student-athletes reflect back on their Harvard Experiences.
June 21, 2011
Senior Reflections: The Harvard Athletic Experience
Harvard Crimson student-athletes reflect back on their Harvard experiences.
May 25, 2011
Ten Harvard Student-Athletes Honored at Senior Letterwinners' Dinner
Ten members of the Harvard class of 2011 were honored at the annual Senior Letterwinners’ Dinner, held Wednesday night at the Murr Center.
March 22, 2011
ACWPC Recognizes Crimson Men's Water Polo with All-Academic Honors
The Harvard men’s water polo team raked in 13 individual academic recognitions, as well as a team honor, Monday when the Association of Collegiate Water Polo Coaches announced its 2010 Men’s All-Academic Awards.
March 15, 2011
Harvard Men's Water Polo Places 13 on CWPA Scholar-Athlete Team
The Harvard men’s water polo team and 13 student-athletes received recognition when The Collegiate Water Polo Association released its 2010 Men’s Scholar-Athlete Team Tuesday.
January 6, 2011
Babic, DiSilvestro to Serve as Harvard Water Polo Captains in 2011
Juniors Luka Babic and Kevin DiSilvestro have been tabbed leaders of the 2011 Harvard men’s water polo team by their teammates, becoming the 59th and 60th captains since the program’s inception in 1980.
December 12, 2010
Season Recap: Harvard Men's Water Polo Sees Success in Minnis' First Year
Two top-five championship finishes, multiple player-of-the-week awards and the most wins in a season since 2007 – quite a year for first-year head coach Ted Minnis and the Harvard men's water polo team in 2010.
December 7, 2010
Ten Fall Student-Athletes Tabbed Academic All-Ivy League
The Ivy League has announced the names of 80 student-athletes – including 10 from Harvard – who have been named to the fall 2010-11 Academic All-Ivy League team.
December 3, 2010
Water Polo Hands Out Awards at Year-End Banquet
A mix of youth and veterans were recognized Thursday night at the Harvard men’s water polo end-of-the-year team banquet, hosted at the Harvard Club of Boston.
November 19, 2010
Voith named to CWPA North Division Second Team
Senior co-captain Bret Voith had another highlight added to his final season with the Harvard men’s water polo team, getting named to the Collegiate Water Polo Association (CWPA) All-North Division second team Friday.
November 7, 2010
Harvard Finishes Fifth at Northerns with Victory Over Iona
The Harvard men’s water polo team could do no wrong Sunday in wrapping up its 2010 campaign in style, jumping out ahead of Iona 6-1 at halftime and holding on for a 7-6 win to finish fifth at the Collegiate Water Polo Association Northern Division Championship hosted by MIT.
November 6, 2010
Harvard Men's Water Polo Has Mixed Results on Day One at Northerns
Senior co-captain Bret Voith had a huge day in the pool, leading the Crimson to a split on the first day of the Collegiate Water Polo Association Northern Division Championship held across town at MIT with an 18-5 win over Connecticut College after falling, 8-5, against Fordham in its first game.
November 3, 2010
Men's Water Polo Heads to Northern Championships
The Harvard men’s water polo team’s travels across town to MIT this weekend to take part in the 2010 Collegiate Water Polo Association Northern Division Championship, the first step toward the Eastern Championship and a berth in the NCAA tournament.
October 31, 2010
Men's Water Polo Finishes Third at Ivy Championships
In the first-ever gathering of all eight Ivy League schools for a men’s water polo championship, the Harvard men’s water polo team posted two big wins over the weekend, including a 12-7 victory Sunday over long-time rival Yale, to finish third at the 2010 Ivy Championships hosted by Princeton.
October 29, 2010
Harvard Takes Part in Ivy Water Polo Championship
The Crimson men’s water polo team heads to New Jersey this weekend for the Ivy Championship, which will mark the first time all of the Ivy League institutions will meet in the sport of water polo. Comprised of the varsity teams from Brown, Harvard and Princeton, in addition to the club programs from Columbia, Cornell, Dartmouth, Penn and Yale, the championship will occur Saturday and Sunday at Princeton’s DeNunzio Pool.
October 22, 2010
MIT Topples Harvard For Second Time in 2010
MIT finally had its turn to host its cross-town rival Harvard and took advantage of the home setting to defeat the Crimson for the second time this season, 10-6, on Friday night.
October 21, 2010
Men's Water Polo Rivals Battle for Third Time in 2010
The Harvard mens water polo team heads across town Friday to rival MIT for the third meeting between the two teams in 2010, this time in a Collegiate Water Polo Association game beginning at 8 p.m. Friday at MIT.
October 17, 2010
Harvard Finishes Winning Road Trip With Victory Over Connecticut College
The Crimson set its highest single-season win total in three years Sunday as it wrapped up a successful three-game Collegiate Water Polo Association road trip with a 20-10 victory over Connecticut College.
October 16, 2010
Crimson Earns Split in CWPA Doubleheader
The Harvard men's water polo team earned a split in its Collegiate Water polo Association doubleheader in New York City Saturday, earning a 15-11 come-from-behind win against Queens (N.Y.) in the nightcap after falling, 23-7, to No. 15 St. Francis (N.Y.) in the first game.
October 15, 2010
Harvard Hits the Big Apple and Connecticut for CWPA Road Swing
The Crimson heads to New York City Saturday for a Collegiate Water Polo Association doubleheader against host No. 15 St. Francis (N.Y.) and a nightcap against Queens (N.Y.), then stops in Connecticut.
October 14, 2010
Men's Water Polo Falls to No. 20 Brown
A strong comeback effort by the Crimson against a nationally ranked team fell short Thursday night, as the Harvard mens water polo team fell in its final home game of 2010, 12-9, to No. 20 Brown.
October 13, 2010
Voith Named CWPA Player of the Week, Honor Roll for Defensive POW
Senior co-captain Bret Voith totaled eight goals, seven assists and six steals during the Crimsons five-game weekend road trip to California to garner Collegiate Water Polo Association Player of the Week honors for Oct. 13. Voith was also named to the CWPA Honor Roll for CWPA Devensive Player of the Week behind Fordhams Christian Flessner.
October 12, 2010
Harvard Prepares for Final Home Game of the Season
The Harvard men's water polo team returns home to Blodgett Pool for its final home game of 2010 as Ivy League rival Brown visits for a Collegiate Water Polo Association Northern Division matchup starting at 8 p.m.
October 10, 2010
Men's Water Polo Falls at No. 5 UC Santa Barbara
The Harvard men's water polo team played an inspired fourth period Sunday as it wrapped up its five-game California road trip against No. 5 UC Santa Barbara, but it wasn't enough to keep up with the Gauchos, as the Crimson fell, 15-6, to finish the weekend at 2-3.
October 9, 2010
Men's Water Polo Earns Split in Final Day of Claremont Convergence Tournament
The Crimson set a season-high in goals with 21 in winning its opener over Caltech Saturday, then took a tough loss in tournament host Claremont-Mudd-Scripps home pool, 13-6, to split its final games of the Claremont Convergence Tournament in Claremont, Calif.
October 8, 2010
Harvard Splits Opening Games of California Road Trip
Behind four goals from co-captain Luka Babic, the Harvard men's water polo team defeated Occidental College Friday, 12-8, in its first game of the Claremont Convergence Tournament before falling to No. 18 Pomona-Pitzer, 10-9, in the nightcap.
October 7, 2010
Harvard Heads West for Five-Game Swing
The Harvard men’s water polo team will travel to California this weekend for a total of five games. The Crimson will first participate in the Claremont Convergence Tournament Friday and Saturday, and then take on No. 5 UC Santa Barbara Sunday in the Gauchos’ home pool.
October 2, 2010
Harvard Wins Rematch Against MIT
Saturday it was the Crimson's turn to fend off a late comeback, as the Harvard men's water polo team defeated cross-town rival MIT, 10-8, in the teams' second meeting this season at Blodgett Pool.
September 30, 2010
Harvard Takes on Cambridge Neighbor MIT in Non-Conference Tilt
The Harvard mens water polo team hosts cross-town rival MIT for the second time in 2010, this time for a non-conference tilt beginning at 1 p.m. Saturday at Blodgett Pool.
September 25, 2010
Mens Water Polo Drops CWPA Openers
Harvard began Saturday with a clean slate of sorts, opening Collegiate Water Polo Association Northern Division play at home in Blodgett Pool, but fell behind early in a 13-5 loss to Fordham and suffered a heartbreaking, four-overtime, 11-10, defeat at the hands of Iona.
September 23, 2010
Men's Water Polo Begins CWPA Schedule
The Crimson opens Collegiate Water Polo Association (CWPA) Northern Division play Saturday at home against Fordham and Iona.
September 21, 2010
Men's Water Polo Photos Against MIT Now Available at the Harvard Photo Store
Action and team photos of the Harvard mens water polo game against MIT are now available for purchase at the Harvard Photo Store.
September 20, 2010
Harvard Announces the Hiring of Jessi Wood as Men's and Women's Water Polo Assistant
Harvard water polo coach Ted Minnis welcomes Jessi Wood to the mens and womens coaching staff. Wood reunites with Minnis in Cambridge after serving as his assistant coach at Castilleja School for the past two years.
September 19, 2010
Harvard Wins on Final Day of ECAC Championships
The Harvard mens water polo team ended the weekend on a high note, scoring a season-high 19 goals en route to a 19-3 win over Washington & Jefferson in the 11th place game of the ECAC Championships at Blodgett Pool.
September 18, 2010
Men's Water Polo Falls in Second Round of ECAC Championships
Another tough second period and a strong defensive showing by Mercyhurst Saturday led the Harvard mens water polo team to another defeat at the ECAC Championships at Blodgett Pool, 11-3, to the Lakers.
September 17, 2010
Water Polo Assistant Coach Welch Signs Pro Contract In Greece
Harvard assistant water polo coach Shana Welch has signed a contract to play water polo professionally for N.E. Patras Club in Catras, Greece.
September 17, 2010
Crimsons Comeback Falls Short Against MIT
A five-goal first-half deficit was just too much for Harvard to climb back from Friday afternoon, as the Crimson was nipped, 7-6, by its cross-town rival MIT in the first round of the Eastern College Athletic Conference championship at Blodgett Pool.
September 15, 2010
Harvard Hosts ECAC Championship
Blodgett Pool and the Harvard men's water polo team host the 2010 Eastern College Athletic Conference (ECAC) men's water polo championship beginning Friday.
September 14, 2010
Bret Voith Selected as COOP Athlete of the Week
Mens water polo senior co-captain Bret Voith had a solid all-around weekend in the pool at the Princeton Invitational, leading the Crimson to a thrilling, 9-8 win over George Washington and near upsets of nationally ranked Cal Baptist and Princeton.
September 12, 2010
Harvard Earns Split on Final Day of Princeton Invitational
PRINCETON, N.J. The Harvard mens water polo team experienced both highs and lows Sunday at the Princeton Invitational. After starting the morning off with a 17-2 loss to No. 13 Santa Clara, the Crimson earned a thrilling, 9-8, victory over George Washington in the afternoon.
September 11, 2010
Mens Water Polo Drops Two at Princeton Invitational
Facing two nationally ranked teams Saturday, the Harvard men's water polo team saw marked improvement in their play but still fell in two close games at the Princeton Invitational. The Crimson lost, 15-12, to No. 17 Cal Baptist in their first game of the day and dropped a 14-9 contest to tournament host No. 18 Princeton.
September 9, 2010
Men's Water Polo Travels to Princeton Invitational
The Crimson men's water polo team heads south to Princeton, N.J., for four games in the two-day Princeton Invitational, where it will clash with three nationally ranked teams in No. 13 Santa Clara, No. 17 Cal Baptist and No. 18 Princeton, as well as a competitive George Washington squad.
September 8, 2010
Thompson Earns Collegiate Water Polo Player of the Week Honors
Senior Alex Thompson of the men's water polo team has been named the Collegiate Water Polo Association Northern Division Player of the Week (Sept. 6) after leading the Crimson in scoring for two of their three games at the season-opening MIT Invitiational.
September 5, 2010
Men's Water Polo Earns First Victory of the Season
It was a day of firsts in the pool for the Harvard mens water polo team at the MIT Invitational, as the Crimson earned its first win of 2010, 12-8, over Cal Lutheran, and new head coach Ted Minnis earned his first collegiate coaching victory.
September 4, 2010
Harvard Men's Water Polo Stumbles in Season Opener
The Harvard mens water polo team struggled out of the gate Saturday at the MIT Invitational, losing a close exhibition match, 9-8, and falling to No. 14 St. Francis, 16-7, in head coach Ted Minnis debut.
September 2, 2010
Men's Water Polo Opens at MIT Invitational
The Harvard mens water polo season gets underway this weekend just a few blocks away in Cambridge at the MIT Invitational, where the men will take on preseason No. 14 St. Francis (N.Y.), Cal Lutheran, and one of the Boston areas elite water polo club teams.
September 1, 2010
Men's Water Polo Continues Preseason Practice
The Harvard mens water polo team has been practicing hard during the preseason under new head coach Ted Minnis.
August 30, 2010
Season Preview: Men's Water Polo Embarks With New Coach
The 2010 Harvard mens water polo team has some new looks, including a new head coach and six newcomers to the roster. The Crimson look to improve upon a fifth-place finish at the Northern Division Championships last season, which was one slot better than 2008.
August 24, 2010
Meet Water Polo's Head Coach Ted Minnis
The office of athletic communications sat down with Harvard's Ted Minnis, the new men's and women's water polo coach
August 9, 2010
Harvard Men's Water Polo Welcomes Six from the Class of 2014
The Crimson welcomes two goalkeepers, a center, an attacker, a defender and a utility player to the team. All six newcomers hail from west of the Mississippi River with three players coming from California while the other three represent Hawaii, Missouri and Oregon.
July 2, 2010
Harvard Names Ted Minnis Head Mens' and Women's Water Polo Coach
Bob Scalise the Nichols Family Director of Athletics, has announced the hiring of Ted Minnis as the mens and womens head water polo coach at Harvard.
June 9, 2010
Men's Water Polo Announces 2010 Schedule
The Crimson will host four matches and the ECAC Championships at Blodgett Pool and participate in three tournaments as well as the Ivy League and Northern Division Championships on the road.