Princeton men’s soccer (1–1 overall) made their home debut on Myslik Field at Roberts Stadium in Princeton last night, Sept. 11, against Rider (1–2 overall). Rider fought well in the second half, holding the Tigers down to only two goals on the board, but the Tigers continued to hang on and finish the game with their first victory of the season.
On Thursday, May 30, the University announced that Tufts women’s 2019 basketball head coach Carla Berube will take over the same position for the Tigers. The move comes nearly a month after Courtney Banghart agreed to fill the head coaching vacancy at North Carolina.
Women’s lacrosse defeated Loyola Maryland 17–13 in the second round of the NCAA tournament. The win advances the Tigers to the quarterfinals where they will face Boston College for the second year in a row.
Seven individual first-place finishes, 13 All-Ivy League honorees, and a host of other medal performances secured defending champion men’s track and field the 2019 Ivy League Heptagonal Championship. The win, by a whopping 59 points, represented the program’s ninth triple crown and head coach Fred Samara’s 46th Ivy League title.
Softball (14–24 overall, 10–8 Ivy) will close out the season this weekend with a three-game series at Dartmouth (10–26, 7–11). The Tigers will be looking to rebound after a series loss to Cornell (10–32, 5–13) last weekend, in which they took the first game 10–5 and lost both of the next two by a score of 4–3.
As the outdoor season comes to a close, men’s and women’s track and field are both gearing up to host the Ivy League Heptagonal Championships (Heps) this weekend. With titles in cross country and indoor track and field already under their belt, the men will strive for their second triple crown in two years. And with the women’s title all but guaranteed to go to powerhouse Penn, the Tigers will aim for for a second-place finish.