Men's Water Polo 2019-20 News

  • Hodge Awarded NWPC Honors for the Second Time
    October 22, 2019
    BRIDGEPORT, Pa. – Sophomore goalie Noah Hodge has been named NWPC Defensive Player of the Week, the league announced today, Oct. 22. This is second the time this season that Hodge has received the weekly award, the first being on Sept. 10.
  • No. 9 Men’s Water Polo Extends Win Streak to 18
    October 20, 2019
    CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – The No. 9 Harvard men’s water polo team moved to 18-0 on the season after winning both matches on day two of the Harvard Invite. The Crimson started the day by defeating No. 14 Bucknell 9-8 and continued that success into the afternoon, taking down La Salle 18-4.
  • No. 9 Men’s Water Polo Wins Contested Matches against GW, Pomona-Pitzer
    October 19, 2019
    CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – The No. 9 Harvard men’s water polo team remains undefeated after winning its first two matches at the Harvard Invite. The Crimson opened the day by defeating No. 15 George Washington 14-13. In its second match, Harvard took down No. 17 Pomona-Pitzer, 17-16 in triple overtime.
  • No. 9 Men’s Water Polo Hosts Harvard Invite
    October 18, 2019
    CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – The No. 9 Harvard men’s water polo team is set to host the Harvard Invite, Oct. 18-20, at Blodgett Pool. The Crimson will play two matches on Saturday, Oct. 19 against No. 15 George Washington and No. 17 Pomona-Pitzer at 2 p.m. and 7 p.m. respectively. On Sunday, Harvard will face No. 14 Bucknell at 11:45 a.m. and La Salle at 3:30 p.m.
  • Charlie Owens Tabbed NWPC Player of the Week
    October 15, 2019
    BRIDGEPORT, Pa. – Senior captain Charlie Owens has been named NWPC Player of the Week, the league announced today, Oct. 15.
  • No. 10 Men’s Water Polo Earns 14th Consecutive Victory at MIT
    October 13, 2019
    CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – The No. 10 Harvard men’s water polo team defeated MIT, 18-7, to remain undefeated on the season. The Crimson is now 14-0, the best start in program history.
  • No 10. Men’s Water Polo Upends Brown, 12-5
    October 12, 2019
    PROVIDENCE, R.I. – The No. 10 Harvard men’s water polo team defeated Brown, 12-5, in its first match of the weekend. The Crimson is now 13-0 on the season and 4-0 in conference play, the only undefeated team in the CWPA.
  • No. 10 Men’s Water Polo Continues Conference Play at Brown, MIT
    October 10, 2019
    CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – The No. 10 Harvard men’s water polo team will look to remain undefeated as it faces both Brown and MIT on the road. The Crimson will travel to Rhode Island to face the Brown Bears on Oct. 12 at 11 a.m. before heading back to Cambridge to see action against the MIT Engineers on Oct. 13 at 12 p.m.
  • No. 12 Men’s Water Polo Downs No. 17 St. Francis (N.Y.) and Iona, Moves to 12-0
    October 06, 2019
    CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – The No. 12 Harvard men’s water polo team defeated both No. 17 St. Francis (N.Y.), 17-15, and Iona, 19-9, on the road to remain undefeated. The Crimson is the only team in the CWPA who has not lost a match this season.
  • No 12. Men’s Water Polo Takes Down No. 18 Princeton to Tie Longest Win Streak in Program History
    October 05, 2019
    PRINCETON, N.J. – The No. 12 Harvard men’s water polo team opened up conference play with a 12-9 victory over Princeton. The Crimson have now won 10 straight matches to start the season.
  • No. 12 Men’s Water Polo Opens Up Conference Play at No. 18 Princeton, No. 17 St. Francis (N.Y.) and Iona
    October 03, 2019
    CAMRBIDGE, Mass. – The No. 12 Harvard men’s water polo team will hit the road this weekend for conference matches in New Jersey and New York. The Crimson will first face No. 18 Princeton on Saturday at 12 p.m. before heading to No. 17 St. Francis (N.Y.) and Iona for matches at 10 a.m. and 3 p.m. on Sunday respectively.
  • No. 12 Men’s Water Polo Sweeps Day Two of Action at Bucknell Invite
    September 22, 2019
    LEWISBURG, Pa. – The No. 12 Harvard men’s water polo team remains undefeated after handing loses to Mercyhurst and Salem on day two of the Bucknell Invite. The Crimson defeated both teams handedly, downing Mercyhurst 18-5 and Salem (WV) 23-4.
  • No. 12 Men’s Water Polo Cruises Past Johns Hopkins, No. 14 George Washington
    September 21, 2019
    LEWISBURG, Pa. – After two victories on day one of the Bucknell Invite, the No. 12 Harvard men’s water polo team has posted its best start in program history with a 7-0 overall record. The Crimson defeated Johns Hopkins 16-5 in the morning before going on to down No. 14 George Washington 13-8.
  • No. 12 Men’s Water Polo Set to Compete at Bucknell Invite
    September 20, 2019
    CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – The No. 12 Harvard men’s water polo team will travel to Lewisburg, Pa. for the Bucknell Invite, Sept. 21-22. The Crimson will see action against Johns Hopkins and No. 14 George Washington on Saturday at 11:45 a.m. and 7:15 p.m. respectively. On Sunday, Harvard will face Mercyhurst at 8 a.m. and Salem (WV) at 1 p.m.
  • No. 12 Men’s Water Polo Defeats Navy and Fordham to Close Out Princeton Invite
    September 15, 2019
    PRINCETON, N.J. – The No. 12 Harvard men’s water polo team handed loses to both Navy and Fordham on the final day of play at the Princeton Invite. The Crimson defeated Navy 17-10 in the morning and carried on that success in the afternoon, besting Fordham 11-8.
  • No. 12 Men’s Water Polo Delivers Upset to No. 9 UC San Diego at Princeton Invite
    September 14, 2019
    PRINCETON, N.J. – The No. 12 Harvard men’s water polo team defeated No. 9 UC San Diego 12-11 in its first match at the Princeton Invite. The Crimson is now 3-0 and remains undefeated after handing loses to Cal Lutheran and McKendree on Sept. 8 at the Bruno Classic.
  • No. 12 Men’s Water Polo Looks to Remain Undefeated at Princeton Invite
    September 12, 2019
    CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – The Harvard men’s water polo team will travel to Princeton, N.J. to take part in the Princeton Invite, Sept. 14-15. The No. 12 Crimson will face No. 9 UC San Diego at 4:45 p.m. on the 14th and Navy and Fordham at 8 a.m. and 1 p.m. on the 15th, respectively.
  • Noah Hodge Named NWPC Defensive Player of the Week
    September 10, 2019
    BRIDGEPORT, Pa. – Sophomore Noah Hodge has been named NWPC Defensive Player of the Week, the league announced today (Sept. 10).
  • No. 11 Men’s Water Polo Takes Both Contests Against Cal Lutheran and McKendree
    September 08, 2019
    CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – The No. 11 Harvard men’s water polo team defeated both Cal Lutheran and McKendree, by scores of 16-7 and 20-8 respectively, to sweep its weekend at the Bruno Classic. With the two victories, the Crimson is undefeated to start the season.
  • No. 11 Men's Water Polo Set to Begin Season at Bruno Classic
    September 05, 2019
    CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – The No. 11 Harvard men’s water polo team will open its season on Sept. 8 at the Bruno Classic. The Bruno Classic will be co-hosted by Harvard and Brown with Harvard playing its matches on Sunday at home against Cal Lutheran at 10 a.m. and then returning to face McKendree at 2:15 p.m. Both games will be broadcast on ESPN+.
  • Harvard ESPN+ Schedule Begins Sept. 4 
    August 22, 2019
    The Ivy League is entering into the second year of its long-term relationship with ESPN, which will see broadcasts across a variety of ESPN platforms. This includes coverage for all 42 Harvard varsity programs on ESPN linear networks and ESPN+. Additional general information about the relationship between the Ivy League and ESPN+ is available here: http://www.ivyleaguenetwork.com/. 
  • Men's Water Polo Announces 2019 Schedule
    July 08, 2019
    CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – After tallying its fifth consecutive 20+ win season in 2018, Harvard men’s water polo has announced its 2019 schedule according to Ted Minnis, The Friends of Harvard Water Polo Head Coach.
  • Men’s Water Polo Welcomes Class of Five
    May 08, 2019
    The Harvard men’s water polo team adds five new members to its roster for the 2019-20 season, as announced by the Friends of Harvard Water Polo Head Coach and James Herscot ’58 Coach of Excellence, Ted Minnis.