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Steele | Tough games breed success

McLaughlin and his assistants continue to demonstrate their willingness to match the Red and Blue up with some of the nation's best teams.

And that's the right move.

July 9, 2014

Penn women's lacrosse ousted from Tourney by No. 1 Maryland

Maryland managed to take down the Quakers for the second time in less than two months, capturing a 13-5 victory in the second round of the NCAA Tournament

May 11, 2014

Penn women's lacrosse beats Canisius in first round of NCAA Tournament

The Quakers conquered Canisius in the first round of the NCAA tournament, 9-4

May 9, 2014

Steele | Top of the lineup will be key for Penn baseball

There’s no question that Penn baseball and its counterparts from Columbia are the two most evenly matched squads in the Ivy League this year. So how can Penn separate itself?

April 29, 2014

Penn alum Jack Ramsay passes away

Jack Ramsay, a Hall of Fame basketball coach most recognized for his tenure with the Portland Trail Blazers in the late 1970s and 1980s, passed away on Monday

April 28, 2014

Penn softball three wins away from postseason

After stumbling in their midweek matchup with Monmouth, the Quakers (15-18, 10-5 Ivy) return to Ivy League play for their final conference action of the regular season when they take on Columbia in a home-and-home four-game series this weekend

April 24, 2014

Penn men's lacrosse takes down Towson in lightning filled game

Mother Nature had her way in Towson, Md., on Tuesday night. Luckily, despite thunderstorms and flashes of lightning, No. 10 Penn men’s lacrosse also had its way with a struggling opponent.

April 22, 2014

Steele | Penn's recruiting talks even while Jerome Allen doesn't

While Penn's coaches and players have remained tight-lipped "tightlipped" about the program's internal issues since the end of the season, the Red and Blue's resiliency in recruiting has done some talking in its own right.

April 22, 2014

Steele I Marcoux holds early advantage over Calhoun

As two seasoned ADs prepared for the end of their respective tenures, for the first time in two decades, both Penn and Princeton had the opportunity to steer their athletic departments onto different paths.

April 17, 2014

Bilsky to become Big 5 Executive Director

Despite the fact that Steve Bilsky announced his retirement in November, the Philadelphia Big 5 revealed Monday that he will become its Executive Director when his 20-year tenure at Penn ends on June 30

April 14, 2014

Penn baseball postpones game until Wednesday

Penn’s matchup against University of the Sciences has been postponed to Wednesday due to expected rainfall.

April 14, 2014

Three members of Penn basketball no longer with the program

A day after it was confirmed that Tony Bagtas left the program, sophomore Julian Harrell and Henry Brooks also are officially leaving Penn basketball.

April 14, 2014

Penn baseball takes three of four from Cornell

After dropping its first Ivy contest of the 2014 season and splitting two games on Saturday, Penn baseball responded in emphatic fashion on Sunday, capturing two wins against Lou Gehrig Division-rival Cornell.

April 13, 2014

Penn baseball tops Nova, get ready for Ivies

Entering Thursday's road matchup with Villanova, the Red and Blue hoped to build off their weekend momentum against another local rival. The Quakers used a six-run fifth inning and strong pitching to knock out Villanova, 12-1.

March 27, 2014

Penn men's swimming's Chris Swanson returns to NCAA's

One year later, Chris Swanson is back for more.

March 25, 2014

Steele | Despite the pain, Penn women's hoops will grow from Tourney defeat

There's no denying it: this loss hurts for Penn women's hoops. Badly.

March 23, 2014

Penn softball has roller coaster spring break in Florida

Penn softball hit the road for 11 games in Florida over spring break to kick off its season. The stretch was a roller coaster ride for the Quakers

March 16, 2014

Steele | Quakers' thrilling ride not ending anytime soon

The good news for Penn women's basketball? This ride isn't ending any time soon.

March 11, 2014

Penn basketball has plenty to play for over break

Senior Night? Over. The Ivy League title race? Eliminated from contention. Nothing left to play for? Not quite.

March 5, 2014

Penn softball's season opener postponed

As snow, vicious wind and cold weather blanketed Philadelphia on Monday, the Quakers season opening doubleheader against St. Joseph’s - initially scheduled for Tuesday - has been postponed.

March 3, 2014

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