Quakers

Matt O'Neill
Penn Athletics
Matt Leon
June 07, 2019 - 1:42 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Matt O'Neill enjoyed an outstanding career as a catcher at the University of Pennsylvania. He wrapped up his time with the Quakers by being named unanimous first-team All-Ivy and the Big 5 Player of the Year this past season, after hitting .405 with a .527 on-base...
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Penn freshman midfielder Sam Handley
Penn Athletics
Matt Leon
May 15, 2019 - 10:58 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The University of Pennsylvania men's lacrosse team will face a very familiar opponent on Sunday in the quarterfinals of the NCAA Tournament. When the Quakers, who are 12-3 and on a 12-game winning streak, take on Yale, it will be the third meeting between the two...
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Matt Leon
May 10, 2019 - 9:56 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A magical season has emerged out of humble beginnings for the University of Pennsylvania men's lacrosse team. The Quakers were sitting at 0-3 after a tough 15-14 loss to a talented Penn State team back on March 2. But a funny thing has happened to the Quakers in the...
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The University of Pennsylvania women's lacrosse team is headed to its 13th straight NCAA Tournament.
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Matt Leon
May 08, 2019 - 2:30 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The University of Pennsylvania women's lacrosse team finds itself in a familiar situation this week - getting ready for the NCAA Tournament. For the 13th straight season the Quakers are in the field and they will open things up on Friday, taking on Georgetown...
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The University of Pennsylvania football team went 6-4 in 2018.
Penn Athletics
Matt Leon
April 05, 2019 - 12:43 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Spring workouts are in the books for the University of Pennsylvania football team. The Quakers are coming off a 6-4 2018 season (3-4 Ivy League). Their spring workouts were a bit unusual this time around because they inlcuded eight days spent overseas in China...
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The University of Pennsylvania men's lacrosse team celebrates beating defending national champion Yale.
Penn Athletics
Matt Leon
April 04, 2019 - 1:43 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The University of Pennsylvania men's lacrosse team is rolling. The Quakers have won five in a row after a 0-3 start, including their first three Ivy League games. This is the first time Penn has started its Ivy slate 3-0 since 1984, and this hot streak has allowed the...
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Penn junior forward A.J. Brodeur leads the team in points, rebounds, assists and blocks this season.
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Matt Leon
February 21, 2019 - 4:40 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The University of Pennsylvania basketball team welcomes the Columbia University Lions and the Big Red of Cornell University to the Palestra this weekend for two big games as the Quakers try to move up the Ivy League standings. Penn is 15-9 overall this season but just...
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Senior guard Jake Silpe is averaging 6.7 ppg this season for Penn.
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Matt Leon
January 30, 2019 - 3:36 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — It's been quite a last season and a half for the University of Pennsylvania men's basketball team. Last season saw the Quakers win the Ivy League and head to the NCAA Tournament for the first time since 2007. So far this season, Penn has notched impressive road wins...
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Jan 19, 2019; Philadelphia, PA, USA; Temple Owls guard Nate Pierre-Louis (15) takes a shot past Pennsylvania Quakers guard Antonio Woods (2) during the second half at Liacouras Center.
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Matt Leon
January 23, 2019 - 4:43 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The Temple University Owls will look to get back on the winning track on Thursday night when they welcome the University of Memphis Tigers to the Liacouras Center for an American Athletic Conference showdown. The Owls are 14-4 (4-1 AAC) and coming off a home Big 5...
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The University of Pennsylvania women's basketball team is 8-2 on the season.
Penn Athletics
Matt Leon
January 04, 2019 - 12:19 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The University of Pennsylvania women's basketball team will open Ivy League play on the road Saturday afternoon, visiting rival Princeton. The Quakers have enjoyed a lot of success so far this season, compiling an 8-2 record, with one of the losses coming on the road...
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