Articles by Alexis Ziebelman
Senior column by Alexis Ziebelman | My third column“I don’t like to write” should have been my first tweet. Writing and tweeting: two areas I should have learned to love and excel in after four years at the Daily Pennsylvanian but yet, I do not.
Penn track wins first Relay since 1974, first 4xMile win since 1950“You don’t bet against Awad in the last hundred," Penn director of track and field Steve Dolan said minutes after Penn won its first relay at Penn Relays since 1974.
Penn men's lacrosse falls to Saint Joe's in final regular season contestSlip slip, slide away. After lightning delayed the start of Tuesday's game by almost an hour, Penn men's came back from a three-goal, fourth-quarter deficit to tie the score 8-8, before falling in overtime to Philly neighbor Saint Joseph's, 9-8, in the team's regular season finale. “I think our biggest issue on the day was facing off,” coach Mike Murphy said.
Penn men's lacrosse topples UMBC in back-and-forth nonconference affairAnd that’s two. Late last night in good ol’ Baltimore, the Quakers were able to build on their Ivy win Saturday to defeat UMBC in a non-conference game 8-7. The Red and Blue got the first point on the board with an unassisted goal from midfield Tyler Dunn just 34 seconds into the game. But the Retrievers didn’t let Penn stay up for long.
Penn men's lacrosse looks to end three-game skidAfter the stage comes down and the sun comes up, Franklin Field will transform back from a concert venue to a stadium. At 3 p.m. on Saturday, Penn men’s lacrosse will host Harvard in an attempt to snap out of a three-game losing streak
High schoolers and professors alike discuss philosophy at Penn conferenceThe two-day conference included presentations from high school students, philosophy graduate students and professors of philosophy on a wide range of topics, such as science, ethics and social issues.
Penn men's lacrosse falls at home to No. 6 MarylandAfter two consecutive Ivy wins, the Red and Blue fell, 13-8, to No. 6 Maryland at their home turf of Franklin Field on Tuesday.
Penn men's lacrosse still undefeated with 9-6 win over CornellTwo for two. After a 9-6 victory over Cornell this past Saturday at Franklin Field, Penn men’s lacrosse remains undefeated in the Ivy League.
Senior Meet for Penn gymnastics ends with defeat at the hands of BridgeportIn their final home competition, Penn gymnastics seniors bid adieu to the Palestra.
Penn men's lacrosse to take a spring break trip around the neighborhoodThis spring break, Penn men’s lacrosse will be jetting off to the beautiful, warm, tropical ... Pennsylvania. Facing off against Penn State, Lafayette and Villanova before classes start up again, the Red and Blue do indeed have a busy week ahead of them.
Penn gymnastics finishes fourth in attempt to defend Ivy titleThis weekend Penn gymnastics competed in the Ivy Classic, finishing a disappointing last out of four teams as the squad sought to defend its 2015 title.
Men's Lacrosse Issue | Trust him, he's a DoktorOver a decade and a half later, Doktor is readying for his senior season wearing the Red and Blue and leading the offense for Penn men’s lacrosse. The memories of 15 years ago remain salient in the attacker’s mind as he readies to turn a new chapter in his career in the sport.
Penn gymnastics edges Big Red rival in New YorkRed just wasn’t enough this weekend. This weekend, the Red and Blue gymnastics squad beat their Ivy rival Cornell - the Big Red - to earn their first victory at a tri-meet in the 2015-16 season.
Fourth-place finish in DC reflects strong early start for Penn gymnasticsThe Quakers’ team score landed them fourth of the five teams — a strong showing for the Red and Blue’s first competition, especially with a few shakes early on.
Gymnastics Issue | Freshmen may vault Red and Blue upwardOut with the old and in with the new.
Examining what went wrong with Penn men's soccer as it ends its seasonWhat went wrong?
Ineligible athletes remain at PennSame, same but different. The typical American collegiate experience is four years. While some deviate from that path and finish early or late, a majority of students at Penn find themselves on a similar track.
Penn men's soccer travels to continue stretch run against MountaineersCountry roads are taking the Quakers away from home down to West Virginia.
Penn men's soccer settles for disappointing tie vs. lowly YaleUnfortunately, close only counts in horseshoes and hand grenades, not soccer.