Articles by Greg Robinov
Back-to-back-to-back: Penn women's lacrosse tops Yale to clinch third straight Ivy League titleWith Saturday’s 14-11 victory at Yale, Penn women’s lacrosse cemented another fantastic season and earned itself its 11th league title in the past 12 seasons.
Penn softball comes up short in shootout loss to Saint Joseph'sAfter Penn softball's seventh-inning rally came up short in a 10-6 loss, the team has to regroup quickly for the games that really count.
Penn men's club rugby tears through Philadelphia in local competitionsFor Penn men’s club rugby, a perfect record on the spring season has cemented an astonishing upward trend for the team.
Crazy fourth-quarter comeback comes up short as Penn women's lacrosse loses 2-OT classicThe Quakers scored the final five goals of regulation, only to walk away empty-handed in a 12-11 double-overtime loss.
Faced with rare underdog status, Penn women's squash has nothing to lose at national tourneyWith the mercury ever falling, Penn women’s squash will be looking to finish the season on a high note at the CSA National Team championships.
Penn wrestling salvages doubleheader split with tight win over ColumbiaThis weekend, Penn wrestling walked away on top, splitting a doubleheader with Columbia and Cornell on Saturday and placing second in the Warriors Winter Open on Sunday.
Penn women's squash superstar Reeham Sedky takes "playing like a girl" to new levelAs the classic song goes, “anything you can do I can do better.” For Penn women's squash’s Reeham Sedky, this very well could be the case. The two-time defending CSA finalist has taken her game up yet another level, now training with Penn's men’s team.
Penn men's, women's squash struggle against powerful Trinity squadsOn the men’s side, the Quakers (8-2, 2-0 Ivy) left Connecticut without an individual win, falling 9-0 to the undefeated No. 1 Bantams (7-0, 2-0 NESCAC). For the women’s squad, the results were not much more glamorous, as the final tally came in 7-2 for No. 2 Trinity.
Five-pin bowling and Asian food highlight Penn women's squash's trip to CanadaOf course, braving the sub-zero temperatures and seemingly endless bus rides was not purely for fun. This “vacation” was actually a NCAA-sanctioned international tour, which is allowed once every four years. And, with this being the lucky year, coach Jack Wyant took his squad north for the training retreat.
In last-set thriller, Penn men's squash escapes with wild win over No. 6 RochesterAlthough the temperature may be dropping, it's heating up at the Ringe Courts to kick off 2018. Led by a gutsy three-set comeback by freshman Andrew Douglas in the final match of the night, Penn men’s squash pulled out a 5-4 nail-biter over Rochester on Wednesday, ringing in the new year emphatically and ushering in an action-packed weekend for both Red and Blue squads.
Penn men's and women's squash excited to host inaugural Pennsylvania State ClassicEnter the Pennsylvania State Classic, a two-day men’s and women’s tournament that features the top squash squads from across the Keystone State. In the tournament's inaugural year, Penn's Ringe Courts will be playing host to Drexel, Franklin & Marshall, and Dickinson this Saturday and Sunday.
Eleah Parker ready to make her mark for Penn women's basketballAs the Quakers graduated one of their all-time great centers in Sydney Stipanovich, the 6’4” freshman from Charlotte, N.C. will be stepping into a big void. Given her raw talent and knack for learning the game, coach Mike McLaughlin sees her as worthy of earning the starting-five nod to kick off the season.
It's Halloween — and you have to see what Penn women's soccer did to celebrateWhat do the Cheetah Girls, grandmothers and Disney princesses have in common? Answer: They all took the field on Tuesday afternoon for Penn women's soccer's practice in preparation for the team's final game of the season against rival Princeton.
Penn women's soccer to take on Yale with Ivy hopes on the lineThe Quakers (4-6-3, 2-1-1 Ivy) will be entering the match with serious momentum after a late overtime volley edged them atop Dartmouth last week at Rhodes Field. A similar task awaits them this time around, as both Penn and Yale (8-3-2, 2-1-1) are sitting on seven points and need three more to sustain their title hopes.
Penn women's soccer seeks to make a statement against Dartmouth after heartbreaking weekendWith three big points on the line, Penn women’s soccer will look to take care of business against visiting Dartmouth this weekend.
Penn women's soccer seeks to follow up on historic Harvard win against CornellComing off a stunning victory at defending Ivy League Champions Harvard this past weekend, the Quakers (2-5-2, 1-0 Ivy) are taking aim at visiting Cornell at home this Friday.
Penn men's soccer survives a barrage of second half shots to earn first winUnder the lights of Rhodes Field, the Quakers (1-4) had no trouble finding the back of the net this time around, striking first in the 15th minute on senior Joe Swenson’s deft far-post finish of a blocked shot.
Penn women's soccer secures first victory of the season
How stifling defense has fueled Penn women's lacrosse's recent winning streakAside from personnel, tactics have changed significantly this season as the team has rolled out a brand new defensive scheme. The old standard of man-to-man defense was exchanged for a more fluid zone system, in part to adapt to the new shot clock rule.