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As Tiger Women’s Soccer Defends Ivy Crown, It Needs Talented Offense to Reach Its Potential

Coming into the 2012 season, Julie Shackford was comforted by the fact that her Princeton University women’s soccer team included eight seniors. Asserting that teams who excel typically have a…

Bucking Family Trend of Competing for Harvard Teams, PDS Alum Jenkins Staying Home for Tiger Field Hocke

In 2009, Mariel Jenkins headed to Harvard to join the school’s women’s lacrosse team after a stellar career at Princeton Day School. Two years later, her younger sister, Sydney, followed…

After Completing Family Trip Around the World, PU Soccer Alum Marsch Returns to Alma Mater

Jesse Marsch and his young family recently returned from the trip of a lifetime, traveling around the world for five months and visiting 29 countries. As the former Princeton University…

In the Wake of Helping U.S. 4 Take 3rd at U23 Worlds, Gillis Primed to Lead PU Heavyweight Crew to Big Year

For Will Gillis, competing at the Royal Henley Regatta in 2009 outside of London with the Green Lake Crew club as a high schooler changed the course of his rowing…

Benefitting From Second Stint at Devils Summer Camp, Ambrosia Sees Big Winter Ahead for PU Men’s Hockey

Growing up as an ice hockey star in Chatham, N.J., Mike Ambrosia closely followed two teams in his home state. “One of my older cousins went to Princeton and growing…

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…

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…