Recruiting: Xaverian’s Jon Mould commits to Harvard

June 28, 2022

One of the top offensive linemen in New England has made his college decision. Jon Mould, a 6-foot-6, 290-pound rising senior from Xaverian, announced on Twitter Tuesday that he has made a verbal commitment to Harvard. Committed. Without the unwavering support of my family, coaches, and friends I could never have reached where I am today. While I am excited for the next chapter of my life to begin at…

Read More >>

Recruiting: Like father like son. Isaiah Kacyvenski follows in his dad’s footsteps by committing to Harvard

June 28, 2022

BB&N wide receiver and defensive back Isaiah Kacyvenski always envisioned himself playing college football at Harvard someday. So when he committed to the school last week, it was the realization of a life long dream. Beyond blessed! Can’t wait to get to work. 🔴‼️#GoCrimson #CrimCountry23 @CoachTimMurphy @Coach_Poppe @CoachFucillo @ScottLarkee @Coach_Joel_Lamb @CoachManion_ @Coach_Thakkar @TheCoachHo @CoachKKennedy @Coach_Johnson76 @Coach_Barthelmy @Coach_Willey_FB pic.twitter.com/epPPHka90q — Isaiah Kacyvenski Jr. (@ijk_3) June 19, 2022 Normally when any player…

Read More >>

Harvard: 5 things to watch for as the Crimson open spring practice

April 3, 2022

The Harvard Crimson opened spring practice in Cambridge this week. Coming off of an 8-2 season in which Harvard finished third in the Ivy League, expectations are high as usual on campus. The Crimson must replace several key players on both sides of the ball, most notably running back Aaron Shampklin, quarterback Luke Emge and linebacker Jordan Hill. It won’t be easy but head coach Tim Murphy and his staff…

Read More >>

NFL Draft: Local talent on display for NFL scouts at Holy Cross Pro Day

March 23, 2022

WORCESTER – The talent pool in New England is deeper than ever before. If you need proof, it was on the campus of Holy Cross Tuesday afternoon. A group of 13 players from Brown, Harvard, Bridgewater State, Assumption, Anna Maria, Framingham State and the host Crusaders went through the vertical jump, bench press, broad jump, three-cone, short shuttle and 40-yard dash, as well as some individual drills at the Holy…

Read More >>

College: 12 thoughts on the college football season in New England

December 12, 2021

We covered all 15 Division One programs in New England this fall and watched a lot of games. Here are 12 thoughts observations on the season we just had. Boston College had a disappointing season. There is no way around it. Many of us thought they would win 8 or 9 games. Instead, they finished 6-6. Losing Phil Jurkovec to injury was the primary reason for the disappointing finish but…

Read More >>

Harvard: Late game heroics push Harvard past Yale, 34-31

November 21, 2021

There’s a reason why “The Game” is a featured broadcast on ESPN every season. Aside from the historic significance that follows this storied matchup, the football itself is the anchor that makes this game so fun.  In the dying embers of the fourth quarter on Saturday afternoon it was Harvard (8-2) who’d add another incredible line to the story with a come-from-behind 34-31 win over Yale (5-5).  With 59 seconds…

Read More >>

Harvard: Harvard Crimson (7-2) at Yale Bulldogs (5-4)

November 19, 2021

Amidst the disappointment of the cancelled 2020 Ivy League Football season was the loss of the conferences most esteemed matchup. “The Game”, as it’s commonly known, is an opportunity for the college football landscape to tune into one of the sport’s best rivalries that pits the Harvard Crimson (7-2, 4-2) against the Yale Bulldogs (5-4, 4-2). As disconnected as the average person can feel to the life of an Ivy…

Read More >>

College: New England Division One Poll for Week 12

November 17, 2021

The final week of the regular season is here for most of the Division One programs in our area. Boston College has two weeks left but the rest of the programs wrap up this weekend. The biggest game of the weekend of course is Harvard at Yale. The Game is one of the best rivalries in college football and we’ll be there to cover it. There are some other big…

Read More >>

Harvard Preview: Penn Quakers (3-6) at Harvard Crimson (6-2)

November 13, 2021

The Crimson play their last home game of the season this afternoon when they host the Penn Quakers. Harvard is coming off of a big win against Columbia in which quarterback Luke Emgi threw for 311 yards and three touchdown passes. The Junior from Lancaster, Pennsylvania will get the start today and look to build off of last week’s performance. Here are three offensive and defensive keys for the Crimson….

Read More >>

College: New England Division One Poll for Week 11

November 8, 2021

UMass hijacked the news cycle this weekend when Athletic Director Ryan Bamford announced that head coach Walt Bell and defensive coordinator Tommy Restivo were relieved of their duties. Rumors began almost immediately as to some possible replacements. The Flagship Faithful are restless. They want to win. It is imperative that Bamford and the administration hire the right guy. Boston College beat Virginia Tech 17-3 in the annual Red Bandanna game…

Read More >>