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Sports Features

07/29/20 12:20am
With new allegations that Trump paid a proxy to take his SAT, we look at why the President did not attempt to gain admission as a recruited baseball player, a sport at which he claimed to have been phenomenal.
07/28/20 12:02am
Penn graduate George Orton was the first Candian gold medalist, founded Penn ice hockey, and was a pioneer of Philadelphia sports, but today he has been all but forgotten. 
07/22/20 12:00am
Despite setbacks from numerous injuries, Hoover is the assistant field hockey coach at La Salle and is still training for the US National Team that will compete in the Olympics next year. 
07/16/20 12:15pm
Almost six years after his last game with Penn, Kyle Wilcox has found a new home on Team USA Bobsled.
07/11/20 1:20am
 For anyone, sticking to an eating regimen that meets the proper nutritional requirements is a tough proposition. Add in the time and cost constraints of being a collegiate athlete and doing so only becomes more challenging. 
07/03/20 12:02am
Name, image, and likeness legislation for NCAA athletes are set to take effect in 2021, and many Penn athletes will have the opportunity to reap financial benefits. 
06/26/20 4:35pm
Funding and Title IX restrictions present obstacles in Penn returning to play ice hockey or men's volleyball at the varsity level. 
06/23/20 6:23pm
Athletes share highlights, workout videos, and grades, as well as build relationships through the social media platform.  
06/18/20 6:32pm
Glover has been exposed to countless celebrities through his mother Tameka Foster, who was formerly married to Usher. However, he has his sights set on other things.
06/15/20 12:09am
 The Colgate coaches display supreme faith in their players’ competitiveness and their own personal desires to improve 
06/12/20 6:44pm
While 2020 has been an unusual year by any standard, it's probably a safe bet that few foresaw that football players would be spending more time in pools than swimmers.
06/10/20 11:44pm
Padilla, who dazzled for Penn women's basketball in her freshman season, modeled the platform after MLB legend Derek Jeter's The Players' Trubue.
06/07/20 12:08am
While the NBA icon's final season with the Bulls was being documented for The Last Dance, Penn's Michael Jordan was busy becoming the Quakers' leading scorer of the 1990's. 
06/03/20 3:02pm
After being introduced to each other as seniors, the Beckers have both obtained coaching positions for Penn Athletics.
05/29/20 6:52pm
In addition to being a captain of Penn women's golf, Jung has authored two books and has learned five languages.
05/25/20 12:45am
Coming off a slightly disappointing season, the Quakers were looking to use spring training to prepare for the fall. Now, the players will train from home.
05/12/20 10:09pm
As a result of the coronavirus ending her collegiate track career, Akins has begun training for the Olympics.
05/03/20 12:58am
Canceled seasons meant canceled Senior Nights, and the spring sports teams missed out on the opportunity to honor the players who had dedicated four years to their respective teams.
03/10/20 7:27pm
The teams knew that there was a possibility that the men's and women's tournaments would be played without spectators. Canceling the tournament altogether, though? No one saw it coming.
03/04/20 12:29am
Looking back at four key games — one from each year — reveals how this crop of seniors developed into the stars they are today.