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Focusing on a Long-Term Perspective, PU Women’s Soccer Produces 0-1-1 Start

Julie Shackford knew that her Princeton University women’s soccer team faced a major challenge as it hosted Rutgers last Friday evening in its season opener. Rutgers came into Roberts Stadium…

After Summer of Success in High Level Track Events, PU’s Ratcliffe Eyeing Records, World Competitions

As students flood back to Princeton University this week for the start of school, few will have accomplished as much over summer break as Julia Ratcliffe. In June, the rising…

Displaying Team Unity, Strong Work Ethic, No. 7 PU Field Hockey Primed for Big Season

For the Princeton University field hockey team, its daily theme comes down to one word — work. The Tigers are working on playing faster, being better off the ball all…

After Narrowly Missing Ivy Title Last 2 Years, PU Men’s Soccer Determined to Get Over Hump

In each of the last two seasons, the Princeton University men’s soccer team came agonizingly close to winning the Ivy League. In 2012, Princeton posted a 4-1-2 league record but…

Entering Last Season With PU Women’s Soccer, Coach Shackford Hoping for Memorable Finale

Julie Shackford feels like a college senior again as she looks ahead to coaching the Princeton University women’s soccer team this fall. In August, Shackford announced that her 20th campaign…

Rebounding From Injury to Regain Spot on U.S. 8, Former PU Star Robbins Primed for Rowing Worlds

Starting rowing as a walk-on to the Princeton University women’s open crew program in 2009, Heidi Robbins has enjoyed an astonishing rise up the sport’s ladder. Robbins, a native of…

Going From Out of the Picture to Double Gold, Princeton’s Reelick Stars at U-23 Rowing Worlds

Erin Reelick was originally on the outside looking in this spring when it came to the U.S. U-23 rowing program despite emerging as a star for the Princeton University women’s…

Building on Strong Season With PU Heavyweights, Hamp Helps U.S. Men’s 8 to 3rd at U-23 Worlds

For Jamie Hamp, getting cut from the U.S. Under-23 team in 2012 after his freshman year with the Princeton University men’s heavyweight rowing program proved to be a blessing in…

Showing Competitive Fire in Summer Hoops, PU Football Star Gaffney Shooting for Big Fall

Anthony Gaffney hit the Community Park basketball courts this summer to help prepare for his junior campaign with the Princeton University football team. Playing for King’s Pizzarama in the Princeton…

Becoming a Key Contributor on PU Field Hockey, Local Product Copeland Primed for Junior Season

Maddie Copeland relished the challenges she faced as she joined the Princeton University field hockey program in 2012. “It was definitely nerve-wracking; in the first two days, we ran fitness…