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Senior Goodbye: Ari Seifter | Pondering Penn Athletics

During my time with the DP, I published exactly 150 articles, had a disgruntled athlete mimic me as a satirical Halloween costume, practiced with the women’s basketball team and was personally threatened by a varsity coach (See ya, Nik).

May 12, 2011

Devilish rematch on tap for Penn

Penn will have one more chance to make an impression in nonconference play against No. 4 Duke.

April 28, 2011

The Streak is over

Penn women's lacrosse lost to Princeton Wednesday, ending the Quakers' 34-game Ivy win streak.

April 21, 2011

Women's lacrosse rivalry emerges

The coming week will go a long way in determining the regular season Ivy champion, as Penn women's lacrosse takes on its top competitors — Dartmouth and Princeton.

April 14, 2011

Seifter | In the case of Penn Park, it’s AstroTurf or bust

It’s time for Penn to either step up in support of field hockey or step aside.

April 6, 2011

Styles clash in lax showdown

Maryland beat Penn twice last year, but Penn doesn’t need the motivation of revenge in today’s match against the No. 1 Terrapins.

April 1, 2011

Quakers sprint past Big Red

A 10-6 victory propelled the women's lacrosse team past Cornell, extending Penn’s regular season Ivy League winning streak to 32 games.

March 27, 2011

Seifter | Surviving the streak

Under coach Karin Brower Corbett’s leadership, the No. 4 Penn women’s lacrosse team has proven that the Ivy League athletic power structure isn’t always set in stone.

March 22, 2011

Seifter | A long way to the top

Even in a best-case scenario, the Penn men's basketball team has a lot of work to do this offseason.

March 15, 2011

Rewriting the chapter

When junior baseball player Greg Zebrack first heard from representatives of Delta Tau Delta as part of the Penn chapter’s revitalization effort, his initial reaction was cautious skepticism.

March 1, 2011

Sophomores net first victory

No. 6 Penn didn’t always make it look pretty, but behind six combined goals from sophomores Caroline Bunting, Kelly McCallion and Maddie Poplawski, the Quakers ultimately prevailed, 12-9.

February 28, 2011

Young guns build resumes

Following a five-games-in-eight-days stretch, including four losses, the Quakers hit the road this weekend against Brown and Yale.

February 18, 2011

Seifter | It’s the little things that count

In a storybook world, Penn could have been a team of destiny.

February 9, 2011

Changing of 'le garde'

In Saint-Bruno, Quebec — a French-speaking suburb of Montreal — basketball isn’t exactly the most popular sport. But that didn’t stop Harvard freshman guard Laurent Rivard from taking his talents to the hardwood while growing up in the Canadian neighborhood where ice hockey reigns supreme.

February 3, 2011

Seifter | One shot at NCAAs

The Ivy League is the only conference that chooses its NCAA representative based on the regular-season champion. You probably won’t see Penn clamoring for a change.

January 28, 2011

Road to Ivy title kicks off tonight

Fresh off its first Big 5 victory in four years, the men’s basketball team will now set its sights on another goal pending since 2007: an Ivy League championship.

January 28, 2011

Seifter | Turnovers too costly for Penn

It’s rarely easy to pinpoint just a single weakness in a 17-point loss. But in Penn’s 73-56 loss to Temple last night, the statistics don’t lie.

January 20, 2011

Seifter | Quakers need more inside presence

The Quakers are improved from last season, but they are still frustratingly inconsistent — not only between games, but within them.

December 30, 2010

Ari Seifter | Big 5 win on the horizon?

For my fellow seniors, this year represents our last chance to get a taste of Big 5 glory. But will this be the season that Penn breaks a 13-game Big 5 losing streak?

December 8, 2010

Seifter | Penn has its best fall yet

If you’re a Penn sports fan, you probably had at least one thing to be thankful for this Thanksgiving without necessarily knowing it.

December 1, 2010

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