CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – The Harvard men's soccer team (0-11-1, 0-4-0 Ivy) will continue conference play this weekend, welcoming Dartmouth (6-5-2, 2-1-1 Ivy) for its penultimate home Ivy match. The teams are set to go head to head on Jordan Field on Saturday, Nov. 2 at 7 p.m. and the match will be broadcast on ESPN+.
What to Know
- Last week, Harvard welcomed its Team IMPACT match, Charlie, to the team. Team IMPACT is a national nonprofit that connects children facing serious and chronic illnesses with college athletic teams, forming life-long bonds and life-changing outcomes.
- Harvard, as a team, ranks first in the Ivy League, averaging 7.50 saves per game.
- Oskar Nilsson ranks third in the nation, posting 6.63 saves per game. The first-year also leads the conference with 53 total saves.
- Alfred Perez ranks third in the Ivy League putting up an average of 1.27 shots on goal per game.
- Harvard leads Dartmouth in the all-time series 44-38-10.
At the Helm
Pieter Lehrer, the Virginia B. and James O. Welch Jr. '52 Head Coach for Harvard Men's Soccer, returns for his seventh season at the head of the program. Prior to 2019, Lehrer had amassed a 42-44-12 overall record, going 20-15-5 in Ivy League play. Lehrer has also propelled the program to a top-three finish in three of six seasons.
The Crimson will head to New York for its final road game against Columbia on Nov. 10. Game time is set for 1 p.m.