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Meet Penn baseball's assistant coaches

(04/07/21 1:11am)

Head coachJohn Yurkow has been steering Penn men's baseball since 2014 and has found a fair amount of success, particularly within the Ivy League. However, he is not without the help of his three trusty assistant coaches that work behind the scenes to make sure the Quakers are ready come game day. The Daily Pennsylvanian takes a look at Penn baseball's assistant coaches:

Ranking Penn men's basketball's five best March Madness runs of all time

(03/22/21 12:05am)

Penn men’s basketball has a rich history of success both in the Ivy League and in the postseason. Like the rest of the Ancient Eight, Penn did not compete in the 2020-2021 season due to COVID-19. However, with March Madness in full swing this week, we explore some of Penn’s best runs in the NCAA Tournament.

Checking in with former Penn athletes who transferred schools for their final year of eligibility

(03/17/21 6:41am)

Prior to the Ivy League's announcement granting senior student-athletes graduate eligibility, many Penn athletes solidified transfer plans, in hopes of finishing their careers in action rather than on a practice field. The Daily Pennsylvanian checked in with five former Quakers at their new schools. 

Meet Penn football's defensive assistant coaches

(03/17/21 12:50am)

Penn football has made its defense a strong part of its team identity, and the Quakers have had many stars on the defensive side of the field in recent years. To understand how Penn football’s defense becomes game-ready and to uncover how its defensive game plans have evolved, it’s important to start with the assistant coaches responsible.

Life after sports: Checking in with five former stars of Penn Athletics

(02/17/21 12:29am)

The Ivy League has a strong athletic and academic tradition. The athletes at all of its schools often have to fulfill equally demanding expectations both on the field and in the classroom. Penn is no exception to this standard, as its athletes have a noted history of accumulating athletic honors while donning the Red and Blue before moving on to successful professional careers.

A conversation with wide receiver Justin Watson as he prepares for Super Bowl LV

(02/05/21 9:02pm)

Former Penn football wide receiver and current third-year Tampa Bay Buccaneers wideout, Justin Watson, also known as "JWat", is preparing to play in the first Super Bowl of his young career. With the big game only a couple of days away, here’s what Watson had to say about preparing for the game, the 2020 season as a whole, and his career journey up to this point.

S1E1. Penn, Sports | Beating Yale Basketball

(02/17/20 5:00am)

Listen on Spotify | Apple Podcasts | Google Podcasts In the first episode of the brand new podcast Penn, Daily, Podcast producer Alec Druggan, Senior Sports Editor Michael Landau, and Sports Associate Joey Piatt go over the last weekend of Penn's basketball teams, and look at the chances of Ivy League titles for the both the teams.  Hosted by Alec Druggan and Isabella Simonetti. Guest hosted by Joey Piatt and Michael Landau. Produced and edited by Alec Druggan. Podcast art by Ava Cruz.

An NBA comparison for every Ivy League basketball team

(05/21/20 1:00am)

While neither the NBA or Ivy League are currently in session for basketball, they both share a long, interesting history. The Ivy League is no longer the NBA pipeline it once was during the 1970s, but the leagues still share many connections. For any basketball fans looking to begin following Ivy basketball, this list can serve as a good starting point.