March Madness is quickly approaching, and the members of the Ancient Eight must first survive Ivy Madness if they want to make it to the Big Dance.
During her first season, Sharma achieved an impressive 10-6 record, switching off between the fifth and sixth slots in Penn’s lineup. As a rookie on the team, she contributed both regular season and postseason wins for the Quakers.
Penn is topping the preseason polls from D1Baseball and Ivy League Media as the early favorite to win the Ivy trophy and earn a berth to the NCAA Championship.
For all of the 33 varsity teams at Penn, there are only two people in the Penn Athletics marketing office to attract fans to attend sporting events. Meet Denise Fitzpatrick and Emily Jakimowicz.
Each week, over five million Americans tune in to watch The Bachelor. Penn women’s basketball makes up a small portion of this vast fanbase.
From the first time Antonio Woods stepped onto the court for Penn, he made his presence felt.
With just six regular season games remaining, Brodeur would need to average 17.2 points per game to become the program’s all-time leading scorer.
Taylor Jenkins’ meteoric rise has led him to become the NBA’s second-youngest head coach, hired at age 34 by the Memphis Grizzlies.
Despite not having the chance to play, Satter has found different ways to be a leader in the locker room and an important contributor to her team.
It is still early in the conference season, so the Quakers still have many important games left to decide if they are to return to the Ivy League Tournament and potentially win a conference title.
Penn follows a “work hard, play hard” social schedule. But taking in a basketball game at the Palestra? For most, that's just not the way they want to play.
Though the last four years have been thrilling for men’s basketball’s senior class, AJ Brodeur, Ray Jerome, and Ryan Betley want more.
Although Penn men’s basketball impressed with a weekend sweep of Harvard and Dartmouth, the Quakers also showed that they may be plagued by one of the same issues that doomed them last season — fatigue.
In two games that Bryant played at the Palestra during the 1995-1996 season, he drew sold-out crowds.
In the past few years, Penn men’s basketball has come to possess one of the most explosive offenses in the Ivy League under coach Steve Donahue.
Penn wrestling has historically close ties to the School of Engineering and Applied Science, with a number of wrestlers drawn to the rigorous yet well-renowned programs it offers.
A Philadelphia native, Bryant became a local legend during his time at Lower Merion High School.
Teams in the Ivy League have an extra challenging feature of conference play to deal with — the “Ivy Weekend".
It has been noted that Penn tends to win more games when it shoots three-pointers well, but there is another factor that is almost as important: defense.
One of the major stories of the 2020 Penn fencing season so far has been the consistently impressive results from the women’s epee team.