CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – Honoring its five seniors, Zoe Aigberomwan-Isibor, Kimaya Cole, Kat Hess, Zayne Matulis and Meg Tveit, as its lines up for the final time this season in Cambridge, Harvard women's soccer will host Dartmouth on Saturday, Nov. 2 at 3 p.m. The game will be broadcast on ESPN+.
- Harvard is 11-3 this season (4-1 Ivy), and is tied for second with Yale in the Ivy League. The Crimson enters the matchup with the Big Green (9-5-1, 0-4-1 Ivy) with the top offense in the league, averaging 2.29 goals per game. The Crimson sits at 41 in the most recent RPI update.
- First-year Angela Caloia leads the Crimson with 21 points, and she ranks second in the country with 0.79 assists per game. Junior Murphy Agnew leads the Ivy League in points per game (1.67), with Caloia right behind in second (1.50). First-year Gabby DelPico joins Agnew with the team lead in goals (6).
- Sophie Hirst and Caloia have each posted three assists in one game this season, becoming the first Harvard players to accomplish the feat since Oct. 15, 2003 (Katie Westfall vs. Holy Cross), and the first Ivy League players to do so since Nov. 14, 2015 (Princeton's Emily Sura vs. Boston College).
- Agnew was named the Ivy League Player of the Week on Oct. 28, her second Player of the Week honor in a three-week span, and the fourth-career weekly award from the Ivy League. The New Hope, Pennsylvania native had a pair of goals in Harvard's victory over Princeton. She joins Angela Caloia and Gabby DelPico with multiple weekly honors this season.
- Senior Kat Hess leads the Crimson between the posts, holding a 0.90 goals-against average and .800 save percentage across 900 minutes. The Crimson defense and goalkeepers have combined for seven shutouts this season.
- Harvard leads the all-time series with Dartmouth, 20-17-4, and are unbeaten in Cambridge since 2007 (5-0-1).
- Sophomores Courtney Rabb and Margaret Cote were recently featured in the department's Around the Yard series – the duo wrote about their volunteer work in the community, and beyond.
Last Time Out
At The Helm
Chris Hamblin leads the Crimson in his fourth season as the Branca Family Head Coach for Harvard Women's Soccer. He was the Ivy League Coach of the Year in 2016 after leading the program to its 13th Ivy League title, and holds a 36-22-5 record at the helm.
Harvard concludes the regular season at Columbia on Saturday, November 9 at 5 p.m. The game will be broadcast on ESPN+.