It has been 30 years since the Harvard women’s lacrosse team made history. In 1990, the Crimson outscored Maryland 8-7 to win the first National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) championship for a Harvard women's team.
The inflatable sports bubble over Harvard Stadium protected both teams from a cold, gray drizzle on Sunday, but it could not protect Harvard from No. 11 Denver’s blistering attack in the second half.
Picking up wins against the University of New Hampshire and UMass, while dropping contests to No. 1 Boston College and Cornell, the Crimson begins their season at an even 2-2.
Devon Wills’s reputation got her here, but she is all business now. A long, challenging season looms, and Wills and her captains have work to do.
The Harvard Athletics Department announced new head coaches for the men’s tennis, women’s lacrosse, and men’s and women’s diving teams.
In a game characterized by runs for both teams, the Minutewomen began the second half with a streak of goals that established a lead they never again relinquished.