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Your Voice | A Passover-friendly Fling

For the first time in recent memory, Spring Fling and Passover have coincided this year. Passover is arguably the most celebrated holiday in the Jewish faith. Fling is arguably the most celebrated tradition on the Penn calendar.

April 11, 2012

Penn playing on a hope and a prayer

Trailing division leader Cornell by four games, Penn can clinch a division crown only if it sweeps Columbia (11-30, 2-14), and Princeton sweeps Cornell.

April 29, 2010

Chance to claw their way back

The Quakers will head to New Jersey for their annual four-game set against Princeton. The first two games will begin today at 12:30 p.m., and the series will finish up with two more tomorrow at the same time.

April 23, 2010

Penn ready to draw Blood

Penn (12-15, 6-2 Ivy) will host division rival Cornell (21-10, 7-1) for their annual four-game set — a doubleheader Saturday at 3 p.m. and another 12:30 p.m. Sunday at Warren Field.

April 16, 2010

Ott takes mound with repaired knee, mindset

For some athletes, no matter the obstacle, you just can’t keep them down. Softball pitcher Chelsea Ott has proven to be a member of that elite group.

April 2, 2010

Slump-busting Penn rally falls short

Penn bats come alive, but too late in Lehigh’s two-game sweep

March 25, 2010

Quakers kick rotation in gear

With two of last year’s best pitchers no longer on the roster and junior Taylor Tieman out due to injury, coach Leslie King must make the best of a limited bullpen.

March 17, 2010

Fourth time’s the charm?

Through three consecutive trips to the finals match, senior Kristen Lange has yet to return to Penn with the ever-elusive national title.

March 2, 2010

Squash steals second at Howe

In the end, the No. 1 Crimson proved to be the stronger team, defeating the No. 3 Quakers 6-3 yesterday in the tournament’s final round.

March 1, 2010

Squash earns national title

At the College Squash Association team championships, the Quakers won the Hoehn Cup with a 5-4 victory over Williams.

February 22, 2010

Senior night special

In the final home game of their careers in front of their biggest crowd of the season, emotional seniors led W. Squash to a victory over rival Princeton.

January 28, 2010

Bantams squawk out a win against W. Squash team

After only losing three games during its past nine matches, No. 3 Penn fell to No. 2 Trinity 5-4 Saturday afternoon in Hartford, Conn.

January 25, 2010

Dressed to the nines

Following two 9-0 victories against Amherst and Williams, the No. 3 Quakers have swept their last six matches and have won nine straight games this season.

January 19, 2010

Yale’s Greer is ready to greet Penn

Penn (2-0, 1-0 Ivy) will face Logan Greer and her Yale team at 11 a.m. tomorrow at Ringe Courts in the first of a two-game Ancient Eight home stand (Brown will face Penn Sunday).

December 4, 2009

Penn sweeps match against F

Facing a winless Franklin & Marshall squad, Penn gave captain Kristen Lange the night off, moving everyone up one spot on the ladder.

December 3, 2009

All systems Goh in first win

Penn defeated an improving Cornell squad 7–2 Saturday afternoon in Ithaca, N.Y., before a hostile crowd.

November 23, 2009

Season Preview | Penn vying to be No. 4 no more

Women’s squash hopes to build on last year’s progress — but most importantly, its wins.

November 19, 2009

Transition into new winning tradition

W. Hoops starts a new season and a new coaching era against city foe Drexel.

November 13, 2009

Final road match in R.I.

It's a matchup of an unstoppable force and an immovable object as Penn's Ivy-leading scoring attacks Ivy saves leader Brown.

October 30, 2009

Spoiling Yale’s chance at title

Sixth-place Penn (4-9, 1-2 Ivy) hopes to play spoiler when the Ivy foes face off Sunday at 1 p.m. on Franklin Field.

October 23, 2009

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