Articles by Sam Altland
Penn swimming and diving has split results in home Ivy Tri-MeetOnce again, Harvard ruined a perfect afternoon. In their first, last and only home meet of the season, the Penn men’s and women’s swimming and diving teams hosted Brown and Harvard for the final Ivy dual race of the season.
Penn men's swimming topples Princeton for first time since 1989This one has been a long time coming. For the first time since 1989, the Penn men’s swimming and diving team defeated Princeton in a dual meet, handing the defending Ivy League champions their first loss of the season 192-108.
Penn swimming and diving wins three of four at season-opening tri-meetsWhile it might be a new season for Penn men’s and women’s swimming and diving, the big names haven’t changed that much.
Penn women's soccer loses overtime heartbreaker to Columbia, 1-0On a day when everything else in the Ivy League went right for Penn, one moment was enough to break the spirits of women’s soccer.
Penn women's soccer blows past Cornell, 5-0After a demoralizing loss to Harvard last week, it was hard not to wonder if last year’s scoring draught had returned to haunt the Penn women’s soccer team.
Penn women's soccer rolls by Robert Morris, 5-0If you got to Rhodes Field 10 minutes late for Sunday’s game, then you missed a couple of things.
Strong showing at Chester Quarry Classic for Penn track and fieldOn Saturday, amid perfect conditions, Penn’s two track programs combined for 11 event victories and several personal best times at the Chester Quarry Classic, hosted by Widener University.
Men's swimming's Chris Swanson becomes Penn's first ever national champion in 1650Every senior hopes for a storybook ending when they get ready to compete for the last time, and that’s just what Penn men's swimming senior Chris Swanson got at this weekend's NCAA National Swimming and Diving Championship.
Softball Issue | Quakers storm through Florida, play 10 games in seven daysTen games in seven days. That’s how Penn softball spent its spring break, as the team kicked off their 2016 season with a week of training and competition in Clearwater, Fla.
Penn men's swimming takes third in historic Ivy Championships performanceThe phrase, all time best, gets tossed around a lot in sports. However no other phrase better captures Penn’s Mens Swimming and Diving team performance at this year’s Ivy League Championship meet. Penn claimed a school-record six individual Ivy League titles en route to an program record of 1,213.5 points at the championships.
Penn swimming sweeps races, celebrates senior day in styleWhile Senior Day may have only been Saturday , that didn’t stop Penn Swimming and Diving from sending out their graduating class with a full weekend of success.
Weekend split for Penn swimming in CambridgeIt’s Harvard’s world, and unfortunately for Penn men’s and women’s swimming and diving, they are still living in it.
Penn swimming takes down Cornell, falls to Princeton“Unfortunately you don’t get to play defense in swimming.”
Once again, Penn women's soccer shoots, doesn't score in lossIt was storybook night for one of the Ivy League soccer teams playing in Providence this weekend. Unfortunately, that team wasn’t Penn.
Following blackout, Penn women's soccer stumbles to a drawIt was a dark night at Rhodes Field on Saturday, and not just because the lights went out. After grabbing the lead early in the second half and waiting through two game delays due to technical trouble, Penn women’s soccer came within 19 seconds of registering their first Ivy League win of the season.
Penn women's soccer battles to a draw in defensive slugfestOn a frigid, rain-swept night, 110 minutes of play were not enough to separate Penn women’s soccer and Cornell, who battled to a 0-0 double overtime draw.
Penn women's soccer flirts with upset, salvages weekend splitThe first big road trip of the season is always a challenge, and while Penn women’s soccer’s weekend in South Carolina was by no means perfect, the two games the squad played allowed for plenty of causes for optimism. Despite picking up their first loss of the season on Friday night in a 2-1 game against No.
Penn women's soccer wins season openerSunday was a day of firsts for Penn women’s soccer at Rhodes Field. First game of the 2015 season. First career goals for Sasha Stephens and Lauren Petite. First game for new coach Nicole Van Dyke.
Penn softball's pitching is poised to pounce on the LionsIt’s familiar territory for Penn softball. Win this weekend and there will be playoff softball at Penn Park again this year.