Monica Hebner closed out a spectacular senior season on Saturday.
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Annie Zimmer recorded a time of 18:13.60 to win the DII Ohio State Cross Country Championship.
More big names make their college choices.
North Hunterdon's Ray Sellaro and Voorhees' Chris Romero have both announced that they will be attending the University of Pennsylvania next fall.
Chagrin Falls High School's Annie Zimmer will compete for the University of Pennsylvania next year.
Beachwood High School's Mia Knight will compete for the University of Pennsylvania next year.
Some big New Jersey names added their commitments to the list this past week.
Montclair's talented distance running senior Juliet Kohli has chosen the University of ...
Sean Clarke doesn't settle for second best. With two state pole vault titles and his sights set on a third, the Lyman High senior is used to reaching new heights. So, when the colleges starting calling (and once the July 1 contact date hit, they did), Clarke wanted to pick the team which could help him continue to raise the bar. And, with his recent commitment to the University of Pennsylvania, he knows he's found the right fit.
The Cherry Hill East distance star Aaron Groff has chosen the University of....
One of the top distance runners in the state, Kurt Convey of Coral Reef recently pledged to the University of Pennsylvania.
Two of her former teamates - both graduates of Pennsylvania high schools - decided they needed to make a contribution to the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention, as well.
Madison Holleran's fifth-grade teacher wants colleges to keep statistics on suicides and attempted suicides. (via www.philly.com)
Penn track and field alums express xondolences for runner who died by suicide. (via www.philly.com)
James Buser of Mahwah HS decides upon the University of Pennsylvania for his college choice!
I don’t even know where to begin. Footlocker was an incredible experience that I will never forget. I feel so blessed to have had the opportunity to participate in the 2013 Foot Locker Cross Country Championships, not only because it was like a vacation for a weekend in CALIFORNIA, but because I had the privilege to race the best high school runners in the country and make friendships that will last forever. I want to say a huge THANK YOU to all the people who put so much work into making this an unforgettable experience for all of us!
Eliana Yankelev doesn't let life's biggest obstacles get in her way.A member of the (via www.upenn.edu)
2013 was a breakout year for Karen Xiang. After finishing 22nd at the state meet as a junior, the Nease standout rattled off seven consecutive victories to start her senior season. The first three wins saw her break the nineteen minute barrier, but it was at the flrunners.com Invitational Race of Champions where Xiang took her career to new heights. I recall her asking in the week's before the race if she could run in the ROC. Her prior meets definitely showed her potential, but nobody predicted her to dominate a field of the state's best. She says it is at that point her recruiting took off.
Only two Ivy League men's cross country teams were in action last week. Penn ran in the Main Line Invitational in Haverford, Pa., while Cornell competed in the Coast to Coast Battle in Beantown hosted by Boston College.
Penn did more than just go through the motions in Friday evening’s race on the Belmont Plateau. (via www.thedp.com)
One of the deepest and most talented recruiting classes in program history is set to join the Penn men's track and field team for the 2012-13 campaign. (via PennAthletics.com)
When Nyanka Moise-Joseph joined the track team her freshman year, she said that coach Shaun Dietz didn’t think much of her.
In one of the biggest meets of the weekend, Penn claimed victory in the pole vault, and saw three more individuals and two relays reach the ECAC's this weekend at the Penn State National.
Just two weeks ago, the Penn indoor women's track and field team was at Ashenfelter Indoor Track. They will return there this weekend for the Penn State National on Friday and Saturday.
With some near school-record performances, Penn finished third at the Great Dance Classic Friday at the historic Armory Track and Field Center in New York City.
Coming off of an impressive showing last weekend at the PSU Northeast Challenge, Penn will head to New York City on Friday to compete at The Armory in the Great Dane Classic.
Against some of the top competition in the region, Penn qualified for the ECAC Championships in four different events Saturday at the PSU Northeast Challenge in State College, Pa.
After a month-long break from its first meet of the 2009-10 campaign, Penn will be back in action at the PSU Northeast Challenge on Saturday in State College, Pa.
Three-time Olympian and Moroccan native Hicham El Guerrouj made a visit to Penn's campus on December 9. He made a lasting impact on those who he met, including Moroccan Hicham Laalej, who is a member of the men's tennis team.
Despite sending a small contingency to the only meet of the 2009 calender year, the Quakers got a few big results.
Four Quakers emerged victorious in the team's season-opening meet Saturday in Lewisburg, Pa. Penn's 4x400 relay team qualified for the ECAC Championships.
In the only meet of the month, Penn will head to Lewisburg, Pa., for the Bison Opener hosted by Bucknell University on Saturday at Gerhard Fieldhouse.
Before the indoor track and field season really starts in full swing in January, Penn will participate in their only meet in December on Saturday at the Jack Pyrah Invitational.
The Quakers used a top 20 finish from junior Christopher Baird as they took 12th out of 28 teams at the NCAA Mid Atlantic Regional on Saturday.
The Penn women's cross country team finished 10th overall out of 27 teams at the NCAA Mid Atlantic Regionals on Saturday.
The women's cross country team looks to their young talent this weekend at the NCAA Mid-Atlantic Regionals in Princess Anne, Md. this Saturday, November 14th at 1:15 p.m.
The Penn men's cross country will be competing in the NCAA Mid-Atlantic Regionals at the University of Maryland Eastern Shore this Saturday, November 14th at noon.
The Penn women's cross country squad took seventh place at Friday's Heptagonals held at Van Cortlandt Park.
The Penn men's cross country team took eighth place at Friday's Heptagonals held at Van Cortlandt Park.
The men's cross country team looks to improve on last year's finish as they gear up for the 2009 Heptagonals at New York City's Van Cortlandt Park on Friday, October 30th.
The women's cross country team looks to improve on last year's finish as they gear up for the 2009 Heptagonals at New York City's Van Cortlandt Park on Friday, October 30th.
The Penn State Invitational, scheduled for today, Friday October 16 has been canceled due to inclement weather.
The Penn women's cross country team looks to continue their strong season after week off as they race in the Penn State Invitational on Friday morning.
The men's cross country team returns to the trails after week off when they race in the Penn State Invitational on Friday morning.
Led by a quartet of upperclassmen the men's cross country team took 14th out of 43 teams on Friday at the Paul Short Invitational.
The Penn women's cross country team was one of five teams to have all their runners finish in the top 100, as the Quakers took seventh at the Paul Short Invitational on Friday.
The men's cross country team heads to the Paul Short Invitational today looking to improve on the team's promising performance two weeks ago.
The women's cross country team heads to the Paul Short Invitational today, looking to improve on the team's second place finish two weeks ago.
The men's cross country team took seventh in a field of 23 teams at the Iona Meet of Champions on Saturday morning, including a top ten finish from junior Chris Baird.
The women's cross country team continued its strong start to the season, as the Quakers finished second in a field of 23 teams at the Iona Meet of Champions on Saturday morning.
The Penn men's cross country looks to improve on last's fifth place finish when they take part in the Iona Meet of Champions on Saturday morning.
The Penn women's cross country team looks to continue its strong start to open the season at the Iona Meet of Champions on Saturday morning.
The women's cross country team is ranked sixth in the U.S. Track and Field and Cross Country Coaches Association's (USTFCCCA) Mid-Atlantic Region preseason poll.
The men's cross country team opened their season with a fifth place finish at the Fordam Fiasco on Saturday morning.
The women's cross country team won the Fordham Fiasco at Van Cortlandt Park on Saturday as three runners finished in the top five.
The Penn cross country team has added eight freshmen to the fold, as announced by the James P Tuppeny Head Coach of Track and Field Charlie Powell.
Former cross country and track and field standout, Christine Lundy, C'92 V'96, was featured in the most recent issue of Sports Illustrated (July 27) as a member of the weekly "Faces in the Crowd" segment.
Aagenes was named to the ESPN the Magazine Academic All-District second team Friday afternoon.