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Track & Field

16 hours ago
 While the coronavirus threw the world into tumult, 2020 graduate Nia Akins moved to Seattle and became the first 2020 NCAA track athlete to go pro. 
06/24/20 4:46pm
While the vast majority of Quaker athletes spend their entire collegiate careers at Penn, some make the tough choice to explore opportunities at other schools.  
06/16/20 5:28pm
Nearly every Penn sports team has held a virtual team discussion to discuss the recent protests and the issues of racism that they have brought to light 
06/10/20 3:53pm
After concern that the demotions could reduce diversity on campus and in athletics, Brown reversed its decision to cut the teams. 
05/26/20 12:09am
The Penn Class of 2020 featured some truly outstanding athletes, many of whom had their careers cut short due to the coronavirus.
05/15/20 2:51pm
Home to Penn football for 126 years, Franklin Field is one of the most storied and hallowed gridiron venues in the entire country. 
05/12/20 10:09pm
As a result of the coronavirus ending her collegiate track career, Akins has begun training for the Olympics.
04/24/20 11:06pm
The five-hour event was streamed on Twitch and hosted by esports journalist Jeff Eisenband, with a number of guests joining him for interviews or to provide commentary.
04/23/20 12:30am
In place of the traditional Relays, which were canceled due to COVID-19, Penn Athletics has announced it will team up with esports giant Gen.G to broadcast a virtual edition of the event.
03/16/20 12:20pm
In lieu of the standard three-day competition, Penn Athletics announced its intention to host a substitute one-day event later in May or June to make up for the cancellation.
03/11/20 1:20pm
The Jamaican government has implemented a travel ban on its schools from attending the Franklin Field-hosted Penn Relays, slated for its 126th running this April.
03/01/20 10:57pm
Penn women’s track and field secured the team’s third consecutive victory in the Ivy League Indoor Heptagonal Championships with 133 points. 
03/01/20 10:22pm
Sophomore Skyla Wilson had an impressive individual performance at this year's Indoor Ivy Heps that helped propel her team to victory, and her efforts were good enough to earn her DP Sports Player of the Week. 
02/26/20 8:15pm
At this time in the year, most of Penn’s winter sports have wrapped up their regular seasons, and now it's time for championship competition. 
02/24/20 10:29pm
Coming off a historic weekend in Clemson, S.C. and Boston, the Quakers were determined to prove that they still have fuel in their engine as they head into the postseason. 
02/19/20 10:23pm
Penn's winter sports teams aren't resting just yet. Though the women's squash season is winding down, indoor track and field and gymnastics still have a few weeks to go.
02/16/20 8:58pm
This weekend, one group from Penn track and field competed at the BU David Hemery Valentine Invitational, while the other competed at the Clemson Tiger Paw Invitational.
02/12/20 9:18pm
As winter sports enter the last leg of the seasons, here’s a look at what these three teams are up against this weekend.
02/09/20 11:05pm
Penn men's and women's track and field continued their recent success on Saturday at the Sykes & Sabock Challenge Cup at Penn State. 
02/06/20 9:12pm
Persistence will be key in sophomore Mayyi Mahama's efforts to break the Penn record in the weight throw this weekend.