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Archive: October, 2011

Bednarik statue scheduled to be unveiled

Wednesday, October 26, 2011, 10:13 AM
Almost a half-century since playing a game there, Chuck Bednarik will be honored with a statue dedication at Franklin Field on Nov. 19, according to a statement released by the University. In four seasons at Penn, Bednarik was a two-time All-American, won the Maxwell Award and finished third in Heisman... Read more

Walk-on catches his first career TD

Wednesday, October 26, 2011, 9:44 AM
Late in the third quarter, with his team marching towards the end zone Penn quarterback Billy Ragone called a play designed for a certain wide receiver. A skinny post route against man-to-man coverage. As the team broke the huddle, Ragone told the wideout he was going to be throwing to a spot just... Read more

Kidd-Gilchrist named to Tisdale Award watch list

Thursday, October 20, 2011, 2:32 PM
South Jersey’s Michael Kidd-Gilchrist was named to the Wayman Tisdale Award watch list on Thursday by the U.S. Basketball Writers Association. The Kentucky freshman is from Somerdale, N.J. but attended St. Patrick’s in Newark. The 6-foot-7 forward was named all-state three times and was... Read more

Union Not Wild About Loss To NY

Thursday, October 20, 2011, 11:57 PM
HARRISON, NJ -- One team played like it needed a win, while the other played like, well it didn’t. The truth be told, the Union also could have used a win or a tie to secure one of the top three spots in the Eastern Conference and avoid the wild card round. Instead, they will now root against... Read more

Video: Penn football coach Al Bagnoli previews Saturday's game against Yale

Thursday, October 20, 2011, 12:46 AM
Penn football coach Bagnoli talked about his team's upcoming game against Yale at the weekly local college football coaches' luncheon on Wednesday, October 19. (Video by Kevin Tatum/The Philadelphia Inquirer) Read more

Galvis held out of lineup due to wrist injury

Wednesday, October 19, 2011, 1:08 AM
Phillies shortstop prospect Freddy Galvis was removed from the lineup of his Venezuelan baseball team on Tuesday due to soreness in his right wrist, according to a Venezuelan news report. The 21-year-old Venezuelan-native began play last week for the the Aguilas de Zulia of the Venezuelan Winter League... Read more

Ragone showing Penn the way

Tuesday, October 18, 2011, 5:27 PM
The Penn football team went on the road to win ts first two Ivy League outings with last-minute drives that were orchestrated by quarterback Billy Ragone, who is showing why he was named first-team all-conference last fall. In the Quakers 27-20 victory at Columbia last Saturday, the 6-1, 225-pound... Read more

Bishop Eustace guard commits to Stony Brook

Monday, October 17, 2011, 1:01 PM
Bishop Eustace senior point guard Carson Puriefoy III gave an oral commitment Monday to play basketball at Stony Brook University. In the end, the 6-foot, 165-pounder chose the Seawolves over Vermont and Princeton. “The academics were strong and that’s real important to us,” Carson... Read more

Penn coach Al Bagnoli talks defense

Friday, October 14, 2011, 2:16 PM
The Penn football team will go into its game at Columbia on Saturday leading the Ivy League in total defense and second in pass defense, but Quakers coach Al Bagnoli is looking for more. ``We’re getting there,” said Bagnoli, whose team is 2-2 overall and 1-0 in the Ancient Eight as a result... Read more

MLS: Union Haven't Clinched Just Yet

Thursday, October 13, 2011, 5:24 AM
Earlier we posted that it appeared as if the Union had already qualified for the Major League Soccer playoffs, but said there could be a technicality we didn’t factor. It turns out that is the case. We sent our suggestion (about the Union clinching) to MLS. Rick Lawes of MLS points out a scenario... Read more
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