The Commander of Soldiers Field: Jenny Allard’s Remarkable Career
For the first time, but certainly not the last, in her lengthy and lucrative tenure as Harvard’s head softball coach, Jenny Allard was moments away from making history.
United as One
Coach Allard leads her team in a pregame pep talk prior to a contest against Columbia.
Leading the Way
Head Coach Jenny Allard earned her 300th Ivy League victory this month, making her the winningest coach in Ivy League history.
Flashback: Harvard Splits Strange 2018 Ivy League Title
After back to back Ivy League title losses in 2016 and 2017, Harvard softball looked to finally clinch that coveted Ivy title in their 2018 run. Starting off the season strong, the Crimson looked to make a statement that showed that they would not be denied an Ivy title again.
Junior pitcher Alissa Hiener winds up to launch a swift pitch at her opponent.
Heartbeat of the Team
Head Coach Jenny Allard gained her 300th Ivy League victory this weekend, just a little under a year after getting her 600th career win.
Softball's Offensive Dominance Wins Series vs. Columbia
In a high-scoring series of games against Columbia, the Crimson found themselves 2-1 on the weekend, giving head coach Jenny Allard her 300th win in Ivy League play
Softball Sweeps Brown at Soldiers Field
However, a focus on hard work and perseverance this past week certainly paid off for Harvard, who swept Brown (8-13, 1-5) in this weekend’s games.
Big Cleats to Fill: Softball Preview
As the Crimson journeys into the 2019 softball season, high hopes and steep expectations are certainly coming along for the ride. After taking home its seventh Ivy League softball title under last year’s senior class, the group will look to replicate the feat.
Junior catcher Lindey Knieb tosses the ball back to the pitcher against Dartmouth last April.
Meagan a Play
Senior INF Meagan Lantz launches the ball against Yale in a game last season.
Rich in Runs
Rich's speed and aggressiveness on the basepaths consistently puts her in scoring position and creates extra runs for the Harvard softball team.
Covering All the Bases: Female Comeback Athlete of the Year, Runner-Up
Coming off an ACL injury which held her out of the 2017 season, junior second baseman Meagan Lantz is right back in the mix as one of Harvard softball's key contributors.