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Freshman Weisz Making Impact With Heady Play Helping PU Men’s Basketball to Sizzling 6-1 Start

Spencer Weisz brought a reputation as a heady player to the table in joining the Princeton University men’s basketball team this winter. During his senior season at Seton Hall Prep…

Overcoming Injury Woes That Cost Her a Season, McDonell Giving Tiger Women’s Hockey a Lift

For Jaimie McDonell, her freshman season with the Princeton University women’s hockey team turned out to be a lost year. McDonell tore a ligament in her knee before the 2012-13…

PU Men’s Hoops Star Bray Makes Happy Return, Earning Ivy Accolade, Helping Tigers to 3 Wins

As the Princeton University men’s basketball team opened its season last month, T.J. Bray cut a forlorn figure. The senior captain and star guard was sidelined due to a fractured…

Wheatley Thriving in Move to Starting Lineup As PU Women’s Hoops Seeks Best Combination

For Alex Wheatley, moving into the starting lineup for the Princeton University women’s basketball team this winter has given her an increased sense of urgency. “That is different, that is…

PU Men’s Water Polo Fell Short of NCAA Berth; But 2nd Place in CWPA a Good Omen for Future

The Princeton University men’s water polo team had the CWPA (Collegiate Water Polo Association) Championship tournament in late November circled on its calendar from day one. “We were excited; our…

Tiger Football Falls to Dartmouth in Finale But Takes Pride in Championship Campaign

When the Princeton University football team fell behind 21-0 at Dartmouth last Saturday, it wasn’t fazed. After all, Princeton had rallied from a 17-0 deficit at Brown in October and…

Freshman Goalie Phinney Shows Poise, Growth As PU Men’s Hockey Splits With No. 5 Quinnipiac

Colton Phinney faced a big challenge last Friday as he made the third start of his career for the Princeton University men’s hockey team. The freshman goalie was between the…

With Junior Guard Hazel Finding His Form, Tiger Men’s Basketball Produces 3-1 Start

Ben Hazel and the Princeton University men’s basketball team got off to a slow start last Wednesday against visiting Lafayette. Princeton trailed the Leopards 36-31 at halftime as junior guard…

Tiger Women’s Hockey Endures Rough Weekend, Will Need to Show Toughness on Trip to Minnesota

It didn’t take long for things to go awry when the Princeton University women’s hockey team hosted No. 8 Clarkson last Friday. The Tigers yielded a goal 29 seconds into…

PU Field Hockey Saved Its Best for Last; Taking Winding Path to NCAA Quarters

While the Princeton University field hockey team had a bull’s eye on its back this fall as defending national champions, the players didn’t view that as a burden. “They are…