This weekend, Penn men's and women's squash continued to show why they're among the elite programs in the country.
On Sunday, the men beat No. 11 Drexel by a score of 6-3 and the women beat the No. 7 Dragons, 5-4, to win the PA State Championship.
This weekend, Penn men’s and women’s squash opened their seasons with the Ivy Scrimmages at the new Penn Squash Center.
After Penn men’s squash jumped from No. 7 to No. 3 in the national rankings last season, expectations are high for them to deliver again this year.
As the leaves begin to fall off the trees, the fall sports begin to end. Here are major storylines to look out for as winter sports get ready to kick off.
Jamila and Amina Tamer have joined the ranks of high-performing Egyptian squash players pursuing athletic and academic excellence in the Ivy League.
Sedky’s four seasons as a Quaker were nothing short of remarkable, especially as she became Penn’s first women’s Individual National Champion since 1996 during her junior year.
Penn's Ringe Squash Courts will have the opportunity to host the College Squash Association Individual Championships in March.
After raising over $15 million to renovate the Ringe Squash Courts on Penn’s campus, Penn Athletics received significant pushback from alumni, faculty, and students as a result of their decision to charge country club-level fees to use the squash facility.
For the first time ever, Penn will start charging hourly fees to alumni, faculty, community members, and even students to use the courts on Penn’s campus.
At the 2019 Pan-Am Games in Lima, Peru, Douglas won the gold medal-clinching match to give the United States its first-ever men’s and women’s sweep of the golds.
For some international student-athletes, though, flights are too expensive and time-consuming to make this a reality. Fortunately for football offensive lineman Travis Wang, Penn Athletics is picking up his travel tab.
Penn has seen some of the nation's premier black athletes come through its doors over the last century, and there are no doubt many more to follow.
On Friday, Penn women’s squash bowed out in the first round in an 8-1 loss to Trinity. In the consolation bracket, the Red and Blue dropped both of their matches against Columbia and Drexel.
Coming off a 5-2 record in Ivy League play and placing second in the conference, Penn looked to clinch the title this weekend. The squad took home a third place finish for the best finish in Penn squash history.
As Penn athletics begins to wrap up the winter season, there are still questions that will be answered in upcoming season finales. Here are some things to consider before the rise of spring.
On Friday, the Red and Blue men swept Cornell, 9-0, and the women took a narrow 5-4 victory for two team wins on Senior Day.
Now, at 33 years old, Lane is wise beyond his years. The future of Penn squash looks bright with him at the helm.
As Penn men's and women's basketball continue Ivy League play against Brown and Yale, several other Penn Athletics teams will look to find success in competitions across the country.
Both teams found success against the Big Green, claiming 6-3 victories, while Harvard proved to be a greater challenge, dispatching the women, 9-0, and the men, 6-3.