Weekly Roundup: Dec. 4-10


As Penn Charter rumbles toward winter break, let's take a look back to see how the Quaker athletic teams performed this past week:

12/5: Boys hoops overcomes slow start, topples AFS

12/6: Boys squash blanks Malvern in league opener

12/7: Boys squash keeps it rolling vs. GFS

12/8: PC…

Posted by E. Morrone in silary, winter sports, weekly roundup on Monday December 11 at 01:34PM
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Girls Capture Champs of BKB Tourney

The members of Penn Charter's girls basketball team must have been fans of the football squad.

The gridders, despite returning just four starters, posted PC's first nine-win season since 1905. Now, the hoops gals, also very short on experience, are feeling great about the fact they claimed the …

Posted by S. Sexton in silary, fall sports on Sunday December 10 at 11:23AM
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PC Wins First End of Two-Day Tourney

With the goal of supporting an organization headed by parents Bob OPC '82 and Laurie Rosania, Penn Charter has decided to host an early-season, four-team basketball tournament.

So far, so enjoyable.

Friday, the girls got things rolling with a 50-19 victory over King's Christian, of Cherry Hill, …

Posted by S. Sexton in silary, fall sports on Saturday December 9 at 05:35PM
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Boys Hoops Overcomes Slow Start, Tops AFS

You miss your first eight shots and allow your opponent to score the first 10 points.

Later, you lead by as many as 18.

Not all basketball games unfold in normal fashion and Exhibit A was on display Tuesday as Penn Charter's boys squad bested visiting Abington Friends, 60-46.

Among other things…

Posted by E. Morrone in silary, winter sports on Wednesday December 6 at 11:51AM
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Weekly Roundup: Nov. 27-Dec. 3

With PC/GA Day and Thanksgiving both in the rearview mirror, that means it's officially time for winter sports action at Penn Charter! Take a look at how the teams fared in their first week of game action:

11/28: Both hoops squads, girls squash start off strong

11/29: PC, Inter-Ac …

Posted by E. Morrone in silary, award, fall sports, winter sports, weekly roundup on Tuesday December 5 at 11:25AM
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Basketball Weekend Action

After watching the junior varsity post a 63-7 victory in the first game of a basketball doubleheader Friday at Academy of the New Church, Penn Charter's varsity found it difficult to charge out of the gate with outrageous energy.

But a slow start, plus some late-game difficulties at the foul…

Posted by S. Sexton in silary, winter sports on Saturday December 2
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Hoops, Girls Squash Teams Begin Winning Winters

Because Williams is a common surname, you can't assume a guy and gal are brother and sister.

But Penn Charter's respective basketball squads DO feature siblings in Mason and Carmen Williams and Tuesday they fueled opening day victories.

Mason, a senior, drilled four treys en route to 22 …

Posted by E. Morrone in silary, winter sports on Wednesday November 29
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Manny Flick Results, Plus PC Girls at All-Stars

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Two Penn Charter basketball stars competed Sunday in the girls All-Star Labor Classic a shade up School House Lane at Philadelphia University.

Mireyah "Rey" Davis notched three regular field goals and went 3-for-4 at the line for nine points. Fellow senior Lexi Hnatkowsky drained two treys for …

Posted by S. Sexton in silary, spring sports on Monday April 10
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Winter Athletes Recognized

Honors for Winter Athletes from Coaches and Inter-Ac

Congratulations to all of our winter teams and athletes!

Penn Charter wrapped up the winter season with an award ceremony for Upper School winter athletes on March 8. Coaches honored their players and announced the Inter-Academic League picks.…

Posted by J. Judson-Rea in award, winter sports on Thursday March 9 at 05:18PM
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Coaches Honor Middle School Winter Athletes

Middle School athletics focuses on skill and player development. Our students grow as teammates and as athletes under the care of great coaches.

The coaches commended their teams for great work this season, and they highlighted athletes with exceptional sportsmanship as well as dedication to …

Posted by J. Judson-Rea in award, winter sports on Monday February 27 at 04:23PM
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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!

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