During Penn baseball’s Sunday doubleheader against Cornell, it was clear that the Quakers had all the fundamentals in place to let their big arms do the talking when all was said and done.
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.
Penn and Cornell will square off four times in the weekend series, which will have significant implications for the Ivy playoff race.
having its longest winning streak in over 20 years snapped the previous
afternoon, the Red and Blue used 14 hits — including four from freshman Tim
Graul — to pick up an 8-4 win over Saint Peters at Meiklejohn Stadium.
In the semifinals of the Liberty Bell Classic, the Quakers’ 11-game winning streak — as well as their unbeaten mark at home, came to an end at the hands of St. Joseph’s, 4-2
Fresh starts and strong finishes: such has been the story this
season for Penn baseball, and no group embodies it more than the Quakers’
The Red and Blue used complete games from their two aces and some hot hitting to secure a second straight Ivy weekend sweep, remaining undefeated atop the Ancient Eight standings at 8-0
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