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Enjoying Debut at Royal Canadian Henley Regatta, Mercer Rowers Make History at Renowned Event

With a tradition that stretches back to the 19th century, the Royal Canadian Henley Regatta has established itself as a premier fixture on the summer rowing scene. When the storied…

PU’s Johnson Cements Her Status as Top Goalie, Making U.S. Squad for Junior Worlds Water Polo

Ashleigh Johnson didn’t waste any time making an impression this past February as she started her career with the Princeton University women’s water polo team. Starring in her college debut…

Princeton Alum Ellis Enjoyed Representing Israel As Squad Took 8th in Women’s Lax World Cup Debut

Having first visited Israel when she was 10, Sam Ellis came back to the country last month. The return trip, though, was no vacation as Ellis was in Tel Aviv…

With Princeton’s Hoffenberg Filling Playmaking Role, Team USA Water Polo Takes Gold at Maccabiah Games

Drew Hoffenberg knew that Team USA had plenty of talent but he wasn’t sure how the squad would stack up against the competition on the eve of starting play in…

Stange Produces Another Big Summer for Bluefish; Has Sights Set on Record-Breaking Finale with PHS

Will Stange got his start in swimming with the Community Park Bluefish as a 6-year-old. Becoming a consistent winner that first summer after obtaining some goggles, Stange has come a…

After Enjoying Final Season With Nassau Swim Club, Monaghan Primed to Start Stanford Water Polo Career

For Sophia Monaghan, coaching was a primary focus of her experience this summer in her 10th and final campaign with the Nassau Swim Club Lemmings. “I came into this season…

After Falling Just Short of Spot in London Olympics, PU Alum Higginson Primed for Worlds Steeplechase

Ashley Higginson’s dream of competing in the 2012 Summer Olympics died in the backstretch at Hayward Field last July as she placed fourth in the steeplechase at the U.S. trials,…

PU Alum McGarvie Reilly Sparks Defense, Helping U.S. Women’s Lax to World Cup Title

As the U.S. squad underwent its final preparations before starting play in the 2013 Federation of International Lacrosse (FIL) Women’s World Cup, Holly McGarvie Reilly was cautiously optimistic. “It was…

PU Mourns Passing of Football Legend Kazmaier, Touched by his Sterling Character, Athletic Greatness

In a week where the sports headlines were dominated by sordid tales of a racial slur uttered by Riley Cooper of the Philadelphia Eagles, Alex Rodriguez’s impending suspension from baseball…

With Aziz Dominating in the Paint, Ivy Inn Wins Summer Hoops Title

Mark Aziz’s thoughts went back to last year as the Ivy Inn squad took the court last Wednesday against Sneakers Plus with a 1-0 lead in the best-of-three championship series…