Kudos for Middle School Spring Athletes

Coaches honored Middle School spring athletes Wednesday morning at an assembly in Balderston Commons. In awarding the Sportsmanship and Dedication awards, coaches spoke about their teams and about the contributions of specific student-athletes. 

Posted by J. Judson-Rea in award, spring sports on Thursday June 1 at 02:36PM
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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

Boys Tennis Tops Malvern Prep

Because of its large enrollment, Malvern Prep often fares well in assorted Inter-Ac sports.

Not so Thursday.

Boys tennis hosted the Friars and stormed to a 7-0 victory. Plus, only four matches were played because Malvern opted to forfeit three others.

PC's singles winners were junior Ben …

Posted by J. Judson-Rea in silary, spring sports on Friday May 12 at 08:38AM
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Tags: tennis, track

Wins for Baseball, Softball, Girls Lax

Reruns aren't always appealing. This one was!

Back on April 21, senior righthander Joey Lancellotti did the pitching and senior first baseman Alex Cohen notched the RBI as Penn Charter nipped visiting Malvern, 1-0, in an Inter-Ac classic.

Tuesday, the teams met again, in Chester County, and the …

Posted by S. Sexton in silary, spring sports on Wednesday May 10
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Softball and Tennis Collect Wins

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Monday, thinking a certain Penn Charter senior would have a two-pronged effect on an Inter-Ac softball game was no leap of faith.

Not only did Faith Fenton pitch six impressive innings in what turned out to be a 7-0 victory over visiting Agnes Irwin. She also helped herself with a pair of RBI …

Posted by S. Sexton in silary, spring sports on Tuesday May 9 at 04:00PM
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PC Teams Go 5 for 5

inter-ac, penn charter, baseball, philadelphia private schoolThe games were completed little by little and the excitement never waned.

Tuesday, assorted Penn Charter varsity squads combined to go 1-2-3-4-5-for-5!

Even better, four of the scores wound up being close so coast-along mode was not an option.

Playing at home, baseball, which had dropped 10 in a …

Posted by S. Sexton in silary, spring sports on Wednesday May 3 at 08:47AM
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Weekly Roundup: Apr. 24-30

The end of April brought warmer weather and wins for many teams. Catch up on last week here. 


Apr. 23: Boys Tennis Perfect vs. La Salle.

Apr. 25: Boys Lax Defeats GA.

Apr. 27: Wins for Girls Lax, Boys Track, Tennis.

Apr. 28: Boys Lax, Baseball Beat EA, Girls Lax Ups …

Posted by J. Judson-Rea in silary, spring sports, weekly roundup on Monday May 1 at 12:05PM
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Weekend Wrap-Up, with Penn Relays Win

For high school track performers, there is no bigger stage than Franklin Field during Penn Relays weekend.

And a Penn Charter quartet owned it Saturday.

In the 4x400 relay held for Inter-Ac League schools, the Quakers claimed first place thanks, in order, to seniors Chris Tucker and Dylan …

Posted by S. Sexton in silary, spring sports on Sunday April 30 at 08:17AM
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Highlights for Lacrosse, Track, Tennis

Winning is nice, winning with class is better. Penn Charter's girls lacrosse squad did both Thursday.

The final score in a non-league game versus Little Flower, a Catholic school in Hunting Park, was 21-6 and the margin could have been outrageously higher. The halftime score was 17-3. Thereafter,…

Posted by S. Sexton in silary, spring sports on Friday April 28 at 12:56PM
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Three members of Penn Charter's boys tennis team are walking through the hallways with some serious bounce in their steps.

Not only did they win Monday in a non-league match vs. visiting La Salle, they achieved perfection.

Singles player Ben Swanson, a junior, swept his contest by 6-0, 6-0, and …

Posted by S. Sexton in silary, spring sports on Tuesday April 25 at 08:06AM
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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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A Friends School for Girls and Boys, Pre-K to 12

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