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Senior Goodbye: Ricky Katz | A sports fan's paradise

Throughout my life, I have always been very passionate about sports. In fact, most of the conversations I have in a given day are sports-related. As an avid player and spectator of many sports, the DP gave me the opportunity to be a true college sports reporter, as well.

May 12, 2011

Baseball falls out of first

After splitting a doubleheader Friday, Penn baseball lost to division-leading Princeton in two close games Sunday.

April 18, 2011

Newcomers looming large for baseball

They’re not ready to be crowned the Fab Five just yet, but Penn baseball’s newcomers have made an instant impact.

April 1, 2011

Quakers cruise in Navy sweep

Senior captain Hicham Laalej has been taking care of business all season, and Wednesday’s match against Navy was no different.

February 24, 2011

Yale outdone from onset

The Quakers’ 24-6 lead to open the game turned out to be too much for Yale to overcome, as Penn won its first Ivy game of the season, 66-58.

January 29, 2011

Penn takes talents down South

The Penn men's basketball team will play three road games over winter break — against Delaware Dec. 22, at Marist Dec. 29 and a final one, at Rupp Arena.

December 13, 2010

No MVP for Penn's Ragone

Despite an Ivy championship to his name, quarterback Billy Ragone did not receive the award for Ivy League Player of the Year Monday.

December 6, 2010

Strong start from freshmen

The Quakers defeated Bryant 70-59 to open their season Friday at the Palestra. The victory marked Penn’s first home opener win since 2006.

November 15, 2010

Penn aims for fifth Ivy win against Tigers

The Quakers face Princeton Saturday for their fifth Ivy League game of the season. Penn is still undefeated in the conference, while the Tigers have yet to register a conference win.

November 5, 2010

History on the line for Penn against Bucknell

Football coach Al Bagnoli can make history Saturday as he tries for his 125th win at Penn — a victory would make Bagnoli the winningest coach in Quakers football history.

October 8, 2010

Ragone leads Penn past Dartmouth in overtime

The Big Green came back late, but the Quakers bounced back to win, 35-28, in the Ivy opener.

October 3, 2010

Wyant takes both Squash reins

After six seasons as the women’s squash team’s head coach, Jack Wyant will be called upon to turn around a men’s team that struggled last season, dropping 6 of its final 8 matches.

September 8, 2010

On mound, Penn makes up ground

Entering the final game of a four game stand with Princeton, freshman pitcher John Beasley had a no-hitter after five innings and gave up only one hit through seven before being pulled in the eighth.

April 26, 2010

Penn sweeps Cornell Saturday, gets swept Sunday

In Saturday’s doubleheader, both starting pitchers went the distance, as Penn cruised to two easy victories. On Sunday, however, the next two starters struggled, and the Quakers came out winless.

April 19, 2010

Hurling up inconsistent outings

The unpredictable Quakers (13-14, 4-4 Ivy) lost to Harvard twice by scores of 12-9 and 10-9, and split the series with Dartmouth, winning 9-5 and losing in extra innings 3-2.

April 12, 2010

Quakers crushed in Wild middle innings

The Quakers, who often fell victim to prolonged rallies from opponents last season, allowed Villanova to score seven runs in both the fourth and fifth innings in yesterday’s 17-5 thrashing.

March 25, 2010

Four up, four down for Quakers

In sweeping two doubleheaders against Mt. St. Mary’s, the Quakers' starting pitchers dazzled, allowing just two earned runs in 27 innings.

March 22, 2010

Penn leads off at home with a hit

The Quakers’ bats were on fire from the first pitch onward, as they scored eight runs in the first four innings against Temple.

March 18, 2010

Quakers handle Hoyas

Schwartz pulls through, leading Penn Men's tennis to shutout victory and fifth straight win

February 25, 2010

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