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Inspired by Tales of Medieval Knights to Start Fencing, PU Epeeist Holmes Aiming to Shine at World Tourney

As a grade schooler, Katharine Holmes was fascinated with tales of Middle Ages derring-do. “When I was nine, I loved reading books about medieval times and I wanted to be…

With Brittingham Displaying Scoring Prowess, Ivy Inn Wins Game 1 of Summer Hoops Finals

The Ivy Inn squad boasts some of the most battle-tested performers in the Princeton Recreation Department Summer Men’s Basketball League. Players like Bobby Davison, Mark Aziz, Shahid Abdul-Karim, and Buddy…

Young Cousins Make Another Community Park Memory, Entering Men’s Summer Hoops Hall of Fame Together

Darius Young and Freddie Young were on different teams last Friday evening as the Princeton Recreation Department Men’s Summer Basketball League held its semifinals but the cousins left the Community…

CP Bluefish Produce Superb Individual Efforts In Placing 4th at PASDA Championship Meet

While the Community Park Bluefish placed fourth of six teams in Division I last week at the Princeton Area Swimming and Diving Association (PASDA) championship meet, the club produced some…

Building on Outstanding Regular Season, Nassau Lemmings Thrive at PASDA Meet

After finishing second in the 2013 Division 2 dual meet standings in the Princeton Area Swimming and Diving Association (PASDA), the Nassau Swim Club Lemmings matched that performance in the…

Combining Professional Expertise, Amiable Nature, PU Head Trainer Thompson Earns Hall of Fame Honor

Growing up in Rhode Island, Charlie Thompson had visions of playing in the NHL someday but a knee operation in his senior year of high school derailed his hockey career.…

After Superb Debut Season for Tiger Field Hockey, Benvenuti Primed to Help U.S. at Junior World Cup

When Teresa Benvenuti joined the Princeton University field hockey program last August, she was a bit intimidated by the squad’s returning U.S. Olympians, Katie and Julia Reinprecht. “Coming in, we…

Moving to Pitcher From Catcher on Bucknell Baseball, Princeton Native Hrabchak Making Impact for Bisons

For Tom Hrabchak, spending most of his first two seasons with the Bucknell University baseball team riding the bench as a back-up catcher was frustrating. “The freshman and sophomore years…

PHS Standout Bloom Relishes the Battle As Post 218 Narrowly Misses Playoff Spot

Ellis Bloom and his teammates on the Princeton Post 218 American Legion baseball team found themselves in an unusual position as they headed into the final days of the regular…

With Holman Coming Through in Crunch Time, Dr. Palmer Survives in Summer Hoops Playoffs

As Dr. Palmer battled Clear View Window Cleaning late in the second overtime last Monday in the opening round of the Princeton Recreation Department Summer Men’s Basketball League playoffs, DeQuan…