This Week in Ram Athletics: April 2-April 8

This Week in Ram Athletics: April 2-April 8


This Week: The Rams (6-23, 0-7 CACC) opens the week with a non-conference contest against visiting West Chester on Tuesday. Then Philadelphia has CACC doubleheaders against the University of the Sciences (Thursday) and Nyack (Saturday).

Last Week: Philadelphia picked up a 6-4 victory against East Stroudsburg on Monday. The Rams ended the week with a 22-7 loss to East Stroudsburg and a pair of 3-2 defeats at the hands of Caldwell.


This Week: The men’s and women’s crew teams host Washington College in a regatta on the Schuylkill River on Saturday.

Last Week: The women’s Varsity Eight took third place in the grand final of the Neuweiler Plate, the Freshman Four came in fifth. The men’s Varsity Four recorded a third place finish.


This Week: The Rams compete in the Griffin Invitational at the Westover Country Club on Monday and hosts Goldey-Beacom and Holy Family in a tri-match on Tuesday.

Last Week: Philadelphia earned a tri-match victory over the University of the Sciences and Pittsburgh-Greensburg, and second place finishes in tri-matches against Chestnut and Concordia, and the University of the Sciences and Dominican.

Women’s Lacrosse

This Week: The Lady Rams (5-5, 4-2 CACC) had a perfect 3-0 week by knocking off Kutztown, Wilmington and Post. Taylor Peltzer became the fourth women’s lacrosse player to record 200 career points in Thursday’s win against the Wildcats.

Last Week: Philadelphia has one match this week, a road contest against Georgian Court on Thursday.


This Week: Philadelphia (5-16, 3-5 CACC) has a busy week with four CACC doubleheaders. The week begins with road contests at Caldwell on Monday. The Lady Rams host Bloomfield (Tuesday), Wilmington (Thursday) and Nyack (Saturday).

Last Week: The team went 0-4 after getting swept by the University of the Sciences and Bloomfield.

Men’s Tennis

This Week: The Rams (6-9, 3-0 CACC) are on the road to take on Cabrini (Wednesday) and CACC opponent Concordia (N.Y.) (Saturday).

Last Week: Philadelphia had a 2-1 week, 2-0 against the CACC. The Rams defeated the University of the Sciences and Bloomfield, and were knocked off by Queens (N.Y.).

Women’s Tennis

This Week: The Lady Rams (10-8) conclude their season with home matches against Georgian Court (Tuesday) and Queens (N.Y.) (Friday).

Last Week: The women’s tennis team was defeated by Division I Norfolk State, 7-2, on Friday.

Track & Field

This Week: The men’s and women’s track teams compete at the Muhlenberg Invitational on Saturday.

Last Week: The teams opened their season at the Widener Invitational last weekend. Kaitlin Vanleer finished 20th in the 400-meter dash. Corey Pederson came in 21st in the 400-meter hurdles.