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Penn hungry for league’s main course

The Quakers have had a solid spring season and are looking to cap it off by capturing their first Ivy championship since 2007.

April 22, 2011

Quakers can't weather the storm

In the strong 12-team field at the 36-hole Wolfpack Spring Open — which featured several top Division I programs, including No. 23 host North Carolina State — the Quakers finished 11th.

April 18, 2011

'Statement' showing for men's golf

Coach Scott Allen says his team "made a statement" with its second-place finish at the Princeton Invitational

April 11, 2011

Williams getting back into the swing of things

After winning the Ivy League individual men’s golf title last spring, junior Scotty Williams packed up and left for a semester abroad in South Africa.

April 8, 2011

Young golfers out to defend their title

Penn will kick off its season this weekend in Williamsburg, Va., for the C&F; Bank Intercollegiate.

March 18, 2011

Not up to par in spring opener

The men’s golf team came out flat at the Coca-Cola Intercollegiate this weekend.

March 14, 2011

Tune-up proves too tough

Freshman Daniel Judd and junior Trevor McGuinness were Penn’s sole victors in a 7-2 loss against No. 4 Rochester on Sunday.

February 14, 2011

Crimson roll at Ringe Courts

Harvard proved to be too much to handle on Saturday, taking down both the men’s and women’s squash teams at the Ringe Courts.

February 7, 2011

Squash squeezes past Williams with 5-4 win

Not even injury could slow down the No. 10 men’s squash team on Saturday when they took on No. 11 Williams at Ringe Courts.

January 17, 2011

W. Squash sweeps Franklin & Marshall

The No. 5 women (2-0, 1-0 Ivy) dominated once more, winning 9-0. The men (0-2, 0-1) suffered another defeat, losing 8-1 to the Diplomats.

December 2, 2010

Q&A; with new squash coach Amy Gross

In addition to seven freshmen men and the three first-year women, the team welcomes new assistant coach Amy Gross, who was hired in mid-October.

November 19, 2010

Han delivers top finish at Richmond

Heading into the Richmond Invitational, the women’s golf team was having a season of almosts.

November 3, 2010

Penn makes an Empire statement

Penn’s four-set victory over Columbia followed a dominant win over Cornell Friday to cap a solid weekend for the Quakers on the road. The weekend’s results kept Penn in a tie with Princeton at the top of the League.

October 25, 2010

Penn faces Big 5 in Plymouth Meeting

Coming off an impressive second-place finish out of 13 teams at the Rehoboth Beach Fall Invitational, the men’s golf team is looking for an equally strong performance at the Big Five Classic.

October 8, 2010

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