Articles by Joey Piatt

06/13/21 11:40pm
In this edition of "Revisiting the Breakout," the DP looks at Brendan McCaffrey, who is looking to repeat the success from his sophomore season during his senior year.
06/07/21 12:21am
In his sophomore year, Ryan Cragun emerged as a standout receiver for Penn football. Now, going into his senior year, Cragun has to prove that his sophomore ascension wasn't a fluke.
04/27/21 8:59pm
In place of the annual Penn relays, the Philadelphia Metropolitan Collegiate Invitational, or “Philly Mets,” was held this past Saturday. The Red and Blue excelled in the localized athletic event. Among these standouts was Penn sophomore Michael Keehan, whose performance earned him DP Sports Player of the Week. 
04/25/21 9:53pm
In addition to being two of Penn’s best singles players, Smith and Hildebrandt are Penn’s No. 1 doubles pairing this season.
04/18/21 9:47pm
Penn FCAIA prides itself on being able to use the power of sport, which its website describes as “a universal language.”
04/14/21 8:38pm
Penn softball has been on a winning streak, and junior outfielder Emma Nedley has played a large part in that success, earning her DP Sports Player of the Week.
04/11/21 8:17pm
Penn softball wasn't expecting to play this weekend, but a last minute matchup against La Salle provided two wins for the Quakers. 
04/11/21 8:14pm
On Friday, the Red and Blue swept all six singles matches to cruise past the Wildcats. The next day, the Quakers used a strong showing in doubles to propel them to victory over the Dragons.
04/07/21 11:31pm
The Quakers split the pair of contests against the Wildcats, dropping the first game 6-2 before rebounding with a 4-2 victory. 
04/06/21 9:11pm
Head coach John Yurkow is not without the help of his three trusty assistant coaches that work behind the scenes to make sure the Quakers are ready come game day. The Daily Pennsylvanian takes a look at Penn baseball's assistant coaches:
04/04/21 8:15pm
Although she was successful in each of the sports she pursued in high school, Reagan always knew that softball was the one sport she always wanted to take to the next level.
03/23/21 10:27pm
Orie’s path to competing at Penn was atypical. The Buffalo, N.Y. native grew up as a multi-sport athlete, sampling nearly every sport that she could. Even when it came time to specialize in sports early in high school, running hadn’t crossed Orie’s mind yet.
03/21/21 8:05pm
Penn did not compete in the 2020-2021 season due to COVID-19. But with March Madness in full swing this week, we explore some of Penn’s best runs in the NCAA Tournament.
03/17/21 2:41am
Prior to the Ivy League's announcement granting senior student-athletes graduate eligibility, many Penn athletes solidified transfer plans, in hopes of finishing their careers in action rather than on a practice field. The Daily Pennsylvanian checked in with four former Quakers at their new schools.
03/16/21 8:50pm
Penn football has made its defense a strong part of its team identity, and the Quakers have had many stars on the defensive side of the field in recent years. To understand how Penn football’s defense becomes game-ready and to uncover how its defensive game plans have evolved, it’s important to start with the assistant coaches responsible. Here’s a look at the coaches leading the way for Penn’s defense.
03/07/21 11:33pm
Kyra Adams is a former Penn gymnastics standout turned consultant who has found purpose in her new career.
02/16/21 7:29pm
Penn athletes commonly go on to successful business careers after graduation. We take a look at five who had success both on and off the field. 
02/10/21 8:26pm
This year, Ivy League basketball remained sidelined while every other Division I school is pushing through the COVID-19 pandemic to play games as scheduled. For Penn fans and athletes alike, the whole situation is, simply put, frustrating.
02/05/21 4:02pm
The Daily Pennsylvanian sat down with former Penn football star Justin Watson for a chat just days before he competes in the Super Bowl. 
02/02/21 9:18pm
Donahue joined the Quakers in 2015, after coaching stints at both Cornell and Boston College. Since taking over, Donahue has become known primarily for his unique offensive approach: the 95 and 5 rule.
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