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Sports Columns

10/14/19 11:50pm
Paying college athletes isn't as simple as it sounds, though. First of all, where does the money come from? The way I see it, there are multiple ways players could be compensated, but each comes with its own caveat.
10/14/19 6:24pm
Beneath all of this lies a simple theoretical doctrine at the core of the economic system we’ve all been taught to love: capitalism’s insistence that the work you do must be compensated with a wage. 
10/04/19 11:41pm
In their home and Ivy League opener, Penn football failed to muster much offense against Dartmouth before losing, 28-15. 
09/21/19 8:25pm
The fact that the Red and Blue were in that position, where a single play could give them a great chance at a win, should be viewed as a positive moving forward. 
09/18/19 9:09pm
I don’t think Penn football will be particularly good this year. I also hope they prove me wrong. 
09/02/19 9:56pm
Penn women’s soccer lost their opener, yet this game may have been the next big step towards national relevance for the program.
08/20/19 12:49pm
If Penn Athletics has a goal to increase student attendance at basketball games, this season’s schedule is a major swing and miss.
05/06/19 9:10pm
When you play a sport, you know how much time, effort, and passion go into it. On the flip side, you also know how many people think you just show up and play.
05/05/19 9:16pm
At this point, there is nothing stopping Penn men's lacrosse from winning the NCAA Tournament.
04/15/19 8:06pm
With all the excitement this past weekend, Penn men's lacrosse's Ivy League title clinch might have flown a bit under the radar.
04/08/19 5:50pm
Sports have the amazing ability of fostering a greater sense of community, irrespective of individual backgrounds. A sense of community has valuable implications for mental health.
03/29/19 10:44am
There are several things I’d like to note in the recently published DP articles which argued for and against the compensation of collegiate athletes. 
03/22/19 10:22pm
The Red and Blue didn’t show their wear and tear, getting off to a hot start against the visiting Eagles.
03/21/19 7:44pm
Why are class absences due to varsity sport competition not recognized under school policy as excused absences?
03/18/19 11:09pm
Professional athletes get paid for their talents. So why can't college athletes also get compensated?
03/17/19 7:46pm
Optimism for next season won’t make the Red and Blue feel any better. The Quakers fell tantalizingly, agonizingly short. That hurts. 
03/16/19 11:47pm
Penn handled Harvard the same way Sunday’s foe, Princeton, handled a much worse Cornell team. Unfortunately, Saturday's games don't matter on Sunday. 
03/16/19 4:43pm
All that to say: Penn men’s basketball lost in the semifinals of the Ivy League Tournament. This season was still a success.
03/10/19 12:13am
After all the hand wringing, all the tight losses, and all the anxiety-ridden weekend nights, the Quakers are right where we expected them to be: playing in the Ivy League Tournament.
03/08/19 11:39pm
If you happen to be within 50 miles of campus as spring break winds to a close, your butt needs to be in a seat. Scratch that — don’t sit.