Becky Umbach


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Schnur splits weekend with Columbia, Connecticut

While the men’s swimming team lost both their meets this weekend — Friday to Columbia and Saturday against the University of Connecticut —the women beat the Huskies resoundingly, racking up 171.5 points to UConn’s 126.5.



Minute to win it in Ivy opener

This Saturday with just 1:04 before the end of regulation, the men’s soccer team managed to put the game-winning goal past Cornell for its first Ivy win.

Seeing Red in more ways than one

In the Ancient Eight’s first weekend of conference play, both Penn and Cornell will be looking for blood as they try to kick off the Ivy season on the right foot.

Between the pipes, a new Berg emerges

Ben Berg was a decent substitute last year to fill the void left by standout goalkeeper Drew Healy. This year, Penn is 5-1-0 behind him and the senior has already surpassed his win total from last year.





Lady golfers place second at penultimate meet

Even though the Penn women’s golf team had to wait until the sun went down, the Quakers proved to their Ivy League rivals that they are a force to be reckoned with going into the conference championships.



Freshmen fencers see familiar faces

Few college students' experiences include a trip to the NCAA Championships, which is exactly what Penn fencers Evan Prochniak and Aida Abdikulova will be able to do after this weekend.




Losing their footing

Penn men’s squash was handed its sixth loss of the season Saturday, when the Quakers lost 7-2 to a No. 2-ranked Harvard team in Cambridge, Mass.