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.
June 17, 2011
Harvard Honored With U.S. Olympic Achievement Award
Harvard was honored by the U.S. Olympic Committee with the U.S. Olympic Achievement Award Friday morning at the Learfield Sports Director’s Cup Awards Luncheon during the 46th Annual National Association of Collegiate Directors of Athletics (NACDA) Convention.
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.
May 20, 2011
Mills Earns Capital One Academic All-District Honors
Junior Noam Mills of the Harvard women’s fencing team has been tabbed to the Capital One Academic All-District second team for the second straight season.
May 9, 2011
Six Harvard Student-Athletes Earn Hoopes Prize
Harvard athletics was well represented among this year's Thomas Temple '19 Hoopes Prize awards for outstanding senior theses or research projects.
April 20, 2011
Fencing's Noam Mills Named Elite 88 Award Winner
Noam Mills was one of 31 student-athletes named an Elite 88 award winners following the winter championship season.
April 8, 2011
Season Recap: One National Champion, Five All-Americans Highlight 2010-11 Harvard Fencing Campaign
Harvard fencing head coach Peter Brand sat down to reflect on the 2010-11 Crimson men's and women's fencing seasons. Freshman Alexandra Kiefer grabbed top honors as she won the individual national championship in the women's foil. Along with Kiefer, juniors Caroline Vloka and Noam Mills all earned All-American status. For the men, freshman Michael Raynis and junior co-captain Valentin Staller were also tabbed as All-Americans. The men's team became Ivy League Champion with a win over rival Yale in the final dual of the championship. Eleven Harvard fencers earned All-Ivy status in 2010-11.
April 5, 2011
Ten Winter Student-Athletes Named 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 winter 2010-11 Academic All-Ivy League team.
March 28, 2011
Alexandra Kiefer Selected as COOP Athlete of the Week
Freshman Alexandra Kiefer has been selected as the COOP Athlete of the Week for March 28, 2011, after capturing the NCAA Fencing Championship in the women’s foil event.
March 27, 2011
National Champion! Kiefer Wins Women's Foil Title, Harvard Finishes Sixth at NCAA Championship
Freshman Alexandra Kiefer ended her rookie season Sunday the same way she started it -- standing at the highest point on the podium. Kiefer defeated Princeton's Eve Levin, 15-7, on the final day of the 2011 NCAA Fencing Championship to claim the women's foil individual title.
March 26, 2011
Harvard Fencing in Sixth; Kiefer, Mills and Vloka in Position for Individual Titles
The women's portion of the 2011 NCAA Fencing Championship began Saturday, and by day's end, Harvard had three athletes in the top two of their respective weapon's standings, putting them within striking distance of a national title heading into Sunday.
March 25, 2011
Raynis, Staller Named All-Americans; Harvard Fencing Still Tied for Fourth at NCAA Championship
Freshman Michael Raynis earned All-American status at his first NCAA Championship and junior co-captain Valentin Staller won his second straight All-American nod as the men's competition wrapped up on day two of the championship hosted by Ohio State.
March 24, 2011
Men's Fencing Kicks off Day One of NCAA Championship; Harvard Tied for Fourth
The Harvard men's fencing team took to the floor first on day one of the 2011 NCAA Fencing Championship Thursday, earning 39 total victories and putting the Crimson in a tie for fourth.
March 23, 2011
NCAA Championship on the Horizon for Harvard Fencing
Harvard sends 11 fencers to compete at the 2011 NCAA Fencing Championship, hosted by Ohio State in Columbus, Ohio. The event will last four days, Thursday through Sunday, and will crown individual champions in each gender, as well as a coed team champion.
March 15, 2011
Harvard Fencing Qualifies 11 for NCAA Championship
The Harvard men's and women's fencing teams had 11 of their athletes chosen Tuesday when the NCAA Men's and Women's Fencing Committee announced the field of 144 competitors that will participate in the 2011 National Collegiate Men's and Women's Fencing Championships.
March 13, 2011
Kiefer and Mills Win Gold for No. 3 Harvard Women's Fencing at NCAA Regional
Freshman Alexandra Kiefer claimed another title in the foil and junior Noam Mills came out on top in the epee as the No. 3 Harvard women's fencing team had seven top-15 finishes at the NCAA Northeast Region Championship at Vassar College.
March 10, 2011
Harvard Fencing Takes on Region's Best at NCAA Regional
The Harvard men's and women's fencing teams head to Vassar College in Poughkeepsie, N.Y. Sunday to compete in the 2011 NCAA Northeast Regional with qualification for the NCAA Championship on the line.
February 16, 2011
No. 3 Harvard Women's Fencing Sweeps to Beanpot Title
The women's fencing version of the Beanpot has only seen one winner since its inception four seasons ago, and Wednesday the No. 3 Harvard women's fencing team continued that trend by topping three of its local foes in Waltham, Mass., to take the title again.
February 14, 2011
Crimson Fencers Take on Local Rivals in Beanpot
he Harvard men's and women's fencing teams take part Wednesday in the fencing version of the Beanpot against Boston College, Brandeis and MIT in Waltham, Mass. The men head into the event with a 16-2 season record while the women are 15-5.
February 13, 2011
Crimson Women Fencers Take Third at Ivy Championship
The Harvard women's fencing team raked in five all-Ivy League awards Sunday and finished third behind two of the country's top six teams at the Ivy League Championship hosted by Princeton.
February 12, 2011
Women's Fencing Sits Third after First Day of Ivy Championship
The No. 3 Harvard women's fencing team suffered one loss Saturday to wrap up the first day of the Ivy Championships with a 2-1 record and a third-place standing.
February 11, 2011
Kiefer Named a Primetime Performer of the Week
Freshman Alexandra Kiefer was named one of the week’s “Primetime Performers” for Jan. 31–Feb. 6 by CollegeFencing360.com after she won all nine of her bouts over No. 8 Penn, Duke and Hunter College at the MIT Eric Sollee Invitational.
February 10, 2011
Harvard Fencing Heads to Princeton for Ivy League Championships
The Harvard men's and women's fencing teams head to Princeton, N.J., for the 2011 Ivy League Championships Saturday and Sunday.
February 6, 2011
No. 3 Harvard Women's Fencing Picks Up Three Wins at MIT
Freshman Alexandra Kiefer went a perfect 9-0 Sunday to lead the Harvard women's fencing team to three wins at the Eric Sollee Invitational hosted by MIT.
February 4, 2011
Harvard Fencing Takes Part in Eric Sollee Invite at MIT
The Harvard men’s and women’s fencing teams get back to action Sunday after a two-week hiatus as they head across town to Cambridge neighbor MIT for the Eric Sollee Invitational along with Duke, Hunter, NYU, Penn, Penn State and Yeshiva.
January 24, 2011
Kiefer Named COOP Athlete of the Week
Alexandra Kiefer went 15-0 in the foil, including a victory over 2008 Olympian and two-time national champion Doris Willette of Penn State, at the St. John's Super Cup to earn COOP Athlete of the Week honors for the week of Jan. 24.
January 23, 2011
Foil Squad Leads No. 3 Women's Fencing at St. John's Super Cup
The No. 3 Harvard women's fencing team opened the 2011 portion of its schedule Sunday by topping defending national champion Penn State for the second time this season and beat host St. John's at the St. John's Super Cup.
January 21, 2011
Crimson Fencers Head to New York City for St. John's Super Cup
The top-five ranked Harvard men’s and women’s fencing team get the 2011 portion of their schedule underway as they head to the Queens borough of New York City for the St. John’s Super Cup.
December 16, 2010
Season Preview: Harvard Fencers Look to Carry Success into 2011
With several competitions already under their belt, the Harvard men’s and women’s fencing teams head into the new year with high expectations, driven by strong returners and talented newcomers for both squads.
December 5, 2010
Crimson Tops Defending National Champion Penn State, Sweeps Sacred Heart Invitiational
The Harvard women’s fencing team had two individuals lose just once all day Sunday and the team topped defending national champion Penn State in a successful competition at the Sacred Heart Invitational.
December 1, 2010
Crimson Sweeps Tufts in Home Duel
The Harvard women’s fencing team swept through the foil event as it flexed its muscles against local rival Tufts Wednesday night, winning 20-7 in the Crimson’s only home duel of the season.
November 29, 2010
Women Fencers Host Tufts in Lone Home Duel of the Year
The Harvard women’s fencing team takes on the Tufts Jumbos Wednesday in its only home duel of the season, with action beginning at 7 p.m. in the Malkin Athletic Center fencing room.
November 14, 2010
Vloka, Kiefer Open Season with Gold at Penn State's Garret Open
Two gold medals highlighted the Harvard women's fencing team's success at the Garret Open hosted by Penn State this weekend, the Crimson’s first competition of the 2010-11 season.
October 5, 2010
Harvard Announces 2010-11 Fencing Schedules
The Harvard men's and women's fencing teams have a competitive tournament schedule along with a tough dual meet campaign to prepare for the NCAA Regional and NCAA Championships in March.
September 23, 2010
Harvard's 2010 National Champions Honored at Fenway Park
After winning national championships last season, several current and former Harvard student-athletes were honored at Fenway Park during Harvard Night at the ballpark during a pre-game ceremony Wednesday evening.
July 19, 2010
Fencing's Noam Mills Won Bronze at European Fencing Championships
The two-time All-American for the Crimson went 7-3 in the tournament completing in epee.
June 23, 2010
Men's and Women's Fencing Announces Class of 2014
Peter Brand, the head coach of Harvard fencing, has announced the addition of five freshmen to his squad. The Class of 2014 consists of three men and two women with two competing in the foil and epee and one representing the saber.