After a 4-0 start to the Ivy League season, Penn baseball will try to keep its momentum while going on its first
road Ivy weekend of the season.
The Quakers kept their unbeaten home record intact with an 11-5 drubbing of the Lafayette in the Liberty Bell Classic quarterfinals. The win extended the Red and Blue’s winning streak to seven and gave them their ninth win in 10 games.
With a strong senior class and contributions from each class, this team has the ability to compete with defending champion Columbia for a spot in the Ivy League Championship series.
Facing Brown, the Quakers stepped onto the field Tuesday looking for their second consecutive sweep of an Ivy doubleheader, and got just what they wanted, downing the Bears with two 3-2 victories at Meiklejohn Stadium.
After a weekend full of rainouts, Ivy season couldn’t have
come soon for Penn baseball.The Quakers were originally supposed to play a doubleheader
against Yale on Saturday afternoon but the weather washed out both games,
leading to a Monday matinee between the Red and Blue and the Elis.
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.
The John Yurkow era has seen plenty of new beginnings, with one of the most notable being Ronnie Glenn’s transition from closer to starter.
McGarry may be stepping off the mound, but he is sure stepping up for Penn
It looks like Penn baseball will have to wait a bit longer
to settle the score with Lafayette.
The Quakers (5-10) turned their losing streak into a winning streak, picking up three of four games against Lafayette (6-10) in this weekend’s home and home series.
After competing in their
first 11 games on the road, Penn baseball will be in familiar territory this
weekend. Penn’s Meiklejohn Stadium
will get its first action of the season as the Quakers will host Lafayette in
their home opener.
Both Penn baseball and softball looked to resume play after
a productive spring break but mother nature had other plans.
Traversing the Mid-Atlantic, the Quakers went 2-6 against solid competition over spring break
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Bossart has a lot on his plate. As a
captain, a catcher, and a top of the lineup hitter, the junior Illinois native
carries the largest burden of anyone on this year’s Penn baseball squad.
With a head coach in his first season at the helm, it wouldn’t
be surprising for Penn baseball to not know John Yurkow too well. But Yurkow has been here for years.
Despite last weekend's losses, the Quakers saw Changed from received some strong individual performances, particularly from their talented junior class.
2013 was a slog at times for Penn baseball, but there were plenty of happy moments for the Quakers. Here's the top five.
The Quakers began their season in the Lone Star state on Friday and Saturday, losing all three of their games against Dallas Baptist by scores of 5-4, 19-2 and 8-7, respectively.
After a disappointing
22-21, 7-13 Ivy season, Penn baseball has stripped the old hardware and brought
a new vigor to its squad.