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Playing Solidly Down the Stretch, PHS Softball Excited About Future

After losing 12 of its first 15 games this season, the Princeton High softball team could have thrown in the towel. Instead, the Little Tigers came alive down the stretch,…

Sticking Together Through Difficult Season, PDS Baseball Has Good Foundation in Place

Murphy’s Law certainly applied to the Princeton Day School baseball team this spring. Things started going wrong in the first inning of the season opener as PDS pitching ace and…

Maintaining Tradition of Competitive Balance, Summer Men’s Hoops Primed for 26th Season

The deck has been reshuffled a bit as the Princeton Recreation Department Men’s Summer Basketball League tips off its 26th season this week. “We definitely lost some of the old…

PHS Girls’ Lacrosse Falls in Sectional Finals, But It Raised the Level of Its Game This Spring

It would have been understandable if the Princeton High girls’ lacrosse team brought a sense of dread into its state Group III South sectional final matchup at perennial power Moorestown…

Displaying Increased Maturity, Skill Level Stuart Lacrosse Produced Solid 8-6 Season

For the Stuart Country Day School lacrosse team, its season-ending win over Hamilton exemplified the program’s improvement this spring. Displaying skill and poise, Stuart prevailed 15-11 to end the season…

Sparked by Gibbons’ Production, Versatility, PHS Girls’ Lax Advances to Sectional Final

Even though the Princeton High girls’ lacrosse team trailed Kingsway 2-0 early in the Group III South sectional quarters last week, Gabby Gibbons wasn’t worried. “I knew that we would…

Displaying Courage, Heart to the Final Whistle, PHS Boys’ Lax Falls to Shawnee in Sectionals

After falling 10-8 at Shawnee High in the state Group III South sectional semifinals last Thursday, the players on the Princeton High boys’ lacrosse team trudged disconsolately across the field…

PHS Boys’ Tennis Defeated in Sectional Semis But Proved to Be a Championship Caliber Squad

Although the Princeton High boys’ tennis team was seeded third in the state Group III Central Jersey sectional tourney, PHS proved it was a championship caliber squad. The Little Tigers…

Contributing as Midfielder for Lehigh Men’s Lax, PDS Alum Triolo Enjoyed Productive Debut Season

Cody Triolo drew plenty of attention when he made his debut this spring for the Lehigh University men’s lacrosse team. “The first time I handled the ball, Bucknell was trying…

PDS Boys’ Tennis Rolls to 2nd Straight Prep B Title, Making Finals in 4 of 5 Flights to Clinch Crown

A year ago, the Princeton Day School boys’ tennis team jumped into first place the first day of the state Prep B tournament only to come back to the pack…