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Emotions Run High for PDS Boys’ Lacrosse As Superb Spring Ends With OT Loss in MCT

There were tears mixed with smiles as the seniors on the Princeton Day School boys’ lacrosse team embraced their younger teammates one by one last week after the Panthers lost…

After Getting Nipped by UCLA In NCAA Quarters, Princeton Women’s Water Polo Rebounds to Take 5th

In 1996, the Princeton University men’s basketball team stunned UCLA in the NCAA tournament, an historic upset that helped put the program in the national limelight. Last Friday, the Princeton…

Buoyed by Come-From-Behind Win in Ivy Tourney, PU Men’s Golf Shooting for Big Effort at NCAAs

Coming into the Ivy League Championship in late April, Will Green believed that his Princeton University men’s golf team was in the mix for the title. “It was wide open…

Tiger Women’s Lax Edged by Duke in OT at NCAAs, But Loss Doesn’t Diminish Strides Made by Program

Earlier in the spring, the Princeton University women’s lacrosse team appeared overmatched as it fell to such powerful non-conference foes as Georgetown and Maryland. But catching fire, the Tigers won…

With Andres Becoming a Defensive Force, PHS Boys’ Lacrosse Rolls Into MCT Semis

It took a while for Jackson Andres to develop a comfort level last spring in his freshman season on the Princeton High boys’ lacrosse team. “Last year I was a…

After Breaking Through With 10th Win, PHS Softball Tops Hightstown in MCT

For the Princeton High softball team, 10 was the magic number this spring. After having tied the program single-season record for victories with nine wins in 2012, PHS had its…

Gaining Valuable Experience at County Meet, Youthful PHS Girls’ Track 7th in Standings

After guiding his Princeton High girls’ track squad to the team title last spring at the Mercer County Championships, Jim Smirk had different goals coming into this year’s meet last…

Hun Boys’ Lax Falls in Prep A Final But Headed in the Right Direction

Even though the Hun School boys’ lacrosse team trailed Lawrenceville 17-6 last Monday with under two minutes left in the fourth quarter of the state Prep A championship game, Greg…

Riding Superb Mound Effort From McManimon, PDS Baseball Wins 1-0 in Prep B Quarterfinals

Coming into its state Prep B quarterfinal contest last Monday against visiting Montclair Kimberley Academy (MKA), the Princeton Day School baseball team seemed destined for a quick exit. PDS brought…

Lisk Making Most of Final Campaign at PDS; Helping Panthers Boys’ Lax to Big Postseason

As Bump Lisk and his teammates on the Princeton Day School boys’ lacrosse  took the field from the team’s Senior Day game against Blair Academy last Wednesday, they brought a…