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Sports Features

04/27/10 4:56am
A small group of student managers commit countless hours of their time every week to a sport, yet never take the field.
04/13/10 3:08am
On Saturday night, clad in the unofficial uniform of two parts body art and one part clothing, the 2010 Philly Roller Girls kicked off the roller derby season.
03/29/10 5:35am
Sponsored by Penn Athletes and Allies Tackling Homophobia (PATH), the Pride Games are held to strengthen ties between the athletic and lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender communities.
02/25/10 4:37am
The Class of 1923 Arena is experiencing a renaissance of activity as the Olympics remind people just how much fun the ice can be.
02/24/10 4:52am
In an era when professional athletes’ community service mostly seems to be court-ordered, many of Penn’s student-athletes have taken matters into their own hands.
02/19/10 8:08am

Med prof. aids Olympians

The only member of the Penn community actively participating in the Winter Olympics, Dr. Gary Dorshimer is responsible for attending to any NHL-affiliated athletes at the Games.
02/18/10 5:29am
For some students, curling is more than just an Olympic novelty.
02/18/10 4:08am

NFL pros trade gridiron for grad school

The Wharton sessions are part of the larger NFL Business Management and Entrepreneurial Program, which seeks to educate players and prepare them for careers after they hang up the cleats.
02/09/10 4:21am
Wing Bowl is where “The Projectile Vomit of 2001” is more renowned than the War of 1812, and the world’s top competitive eater was ejected (twice!)
02/02/10 5:46am

Foreigners tackle American classic

Penn Abroad and Penn Athletics organize event to help international students decipher American football.
11/11/09 5:56am
Muscled students and staffs showed off their guns at the Ms. and Mr. Penn competition.
11/05/09 8:04am
As the Phillies failed to repeat as World Series champs, fans in Blarney Stone were thoroughly inebriated and ready to move on.
11/05/09 8:03am
Last night in the Bronx, the New York Yankees handed the Phillies a 7-3 loss to win the Fall Classic four games to two.
11/03/09 3:56am
The New York versus Philadelphia tension has come to a head over the past days, especially with the World Series showdown.
10/27/09 2:37am
Sudoku fans gathered in Philadelphia Saturday to compete in the Philadelphia Inquirer’s National Sudoku Championship.
10/22/09 4:33am
Students celebrate around campus as the Phillies defeat the Dodgers and head for the World Series. Submit your photos!
10/07/09 12:53am
Men's basketball player Jack Eggleston, known for cheering on his roommates from the women’s basketball and soccer teams, plans to attend a game for every 2009-10 varsity sport at Penn.
09/30/09 5:04am

From Palestra to Pantheon

It was supposed to be a friendly game, a scrimmage against a local rival. But to make it to his first European basketball game as a pro, Ibrahim Jaaber and his new teammates needed an escort from an armored bus.