With Win, Softball Advances in PAISAA

penn charter, pc softball, inter-ac, philadelphia private schoolQuestion: When is a home game played on the road?

Answer: When assistant athletic director Ed Foley works his magic.

Monday, Penn Charter's softball squad was scheduled to host Shipley in the quarterfinal round of the PAISAA Tournament. Rain left the field rather messy, however, and Foley, mindful…

Posted by S. Sexton in silary, spring sports on Tuesday May 23 at 08:40AM
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Weekly Roundup: May 15-21

It was quite a week for the Penn Charter Quakers, especially boys track. Read on for the recent accomplishments of our athletes.


5/15: Boys Track captures Inter-Ac title.

5/16: Baseball, Softball and Lacrosse highlights.

5/18: Baseball, Softball win with big scores.

5/19: Baseball …

Posted by J. Judson-Rea in silary, spring sports on Monday May 22
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Neeko Shines in City All-Star Football Game

On Saturday night at Northeast High, senior Mike "Neeko" Hnatkowsky shared quarterbacking duties as Non-Public beat Public, 33-12, in the 43rd annual City All-Star Football Game.

He passed 6-for-13 for 90 yards and a pair of 34-yard touchdowns. He became the fifth Quaker to throw for …

Posted by S. Sexton in silary, fall sports on Sunday May 21 at 01:20PM
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Boys Track Powers to State Champs

Penn Charter held its Senior Prom on Saturday night and some guys were dancing on air.

Specifically, they were the members of the boys track team, and earlier in the day they'd powered the Quakers to their first win in year No. 8 of the PAISAA state championships.

This meet was held in chilly/…

Posted by S. Sexton in silary, spring sports on Sunday May 21
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PC Takes Roar Out of GFS Tigers

Penn Charter senior Joey Lancellotti has earned acclaim all baseball season for his amazing pitching exploits.

Guess what? Dude can hit, too.

Friday, PC made the extra-short trek down School House Lane for a non-league game vs. Germantown Friends and Lancellotti, a first baseman when not on …

Posted by S. Sexton in silary, spring sports on Saturday May 20 at 08:33AM
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High Scoring Wins for Baseball, Softball

Penn Charter entered Thursday's baseball game vs. visiting Germantown Academy having already clinched the outright Inter-Ac League championship with an 8-1 record.

GA, meanwhile, was coming off a 1-0 triumph over SCH Academy.

So much for letdown fears... 

The Quakers stormed to a …

Posted by J. Judson-Rea in silary, spring sports on Friday May 19 at 08:51AM
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Indiana Team Beats Boys Lacrosse

The Inter-Ac Challenge for boys lacrosse includes all six I-A teams and six from assorted locations.

Culver Academies traveled to the Philly area from Indiana and made the trip worthwhile by topping Penn Charter, 17-7, Wednesday night at the Proving Grounds in Conshohocken.

Senior Jack …

Posted by S. Sexton in silary, spring sports on Thursday May 18 at 08:21AM
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Baseball, Softball, Lacrosse Highlights

penn charter, baseball, inter-ac, quaker school, philadelphia private schoolForty school years ago, John Bartram's football defense was tagged the Zeroes Heroes as it posted seven consecutive shutouts and 10 in the first 11 games.

Time to resurrect that nickname when referring to Penn Charter's pitchers.

Tuesday, in a 10-0, six-inning win over visiting Father Judge (…

Posted by S. Sexton in silary, spring sports on Wednesday May 17
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Track Captures League Title

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Current Penn Charter students now have their own great memory to add to the PC sports legacy in the Inter-Ac league.

For the first time since 1997, the Quakers own Inter-Ac championships in baseball AND boys track. Coach David Miller's baseball squad did the deed Friday by beating …

Posted by S. Sexton in silary, spring sports on Tuesday May 16
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Weekly Roundup: May 8-14

The Penn Charter Quakers collected several wins last week, including one Inter-Ac Championship title! 

May 8: Softball and Tennis collect wins.

May 9: Baseball Rerun vs. Malvern, Softball and Girls Lacrosse also win.

May 11: Tennis tops Malvern.

May 12: Baseball wins Inter-Ac

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Penn Charter has provided student athletes with resources to match their talents. On 44 acres, Penn Charter offers its players and fans:

  • five grass playing fields, two synthetic turf fields, one all-weather, eight-lane track, seven tennis courts, 10 squash courts, four basketball courts, and one swimming pool.
  • PC has four buildings designated for athletics: Graham Athletics Center — with the new Blaine A. Steinberg OPC '11 Center for Fitness and Performance  Kline & Specter Squash Center, Ray Dooney Field House, and the Old Gym.

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Go Charter!

The spirit of Penn Charter athletics is built on a storied tradition of excellence and the belief that the interplay of academics, arts and athletics leads to strong, creative, resilient and flexible people.

Skilled teachers and coaches help our students understand – whether on the playing field or in the classroom – how to collaborate and compete, how to win with grace, and how to handle challenges and setbacks.

Our school cheer is: Go Charter!

We appreciate the student athletes who are now powering PC to great feats, and look forward to welcoming those who will do so in the future. Also, of course, we eternally appreciate the efforts of all OPCs!

Penn Charter

A Friends School for Girls and Boys, Pre-K to 12

3000 West School House Lane Philadelphia, PA 19144 215.844.3460
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