The distance in feet (plus three inches) that Marc Minichello W’22 threw the javelin to win a national title at the 2022 NCAA Outdoor Track & Field Championships in Oregon in June. Minichello, who graduated from Penn and plans to finish his NCAA eligibility at the University of Georgia, is Penn’s ninth individual track & field national champion and second in the javelin after Brian Chaput C’04.
The time it took sophomore Matt Fallon to complete the 200-meter breaststroke at the 2022 Phillips 66 National Championships in California in July. Fallon, an All-American in his first season at Penn, took first place in the event, and his time was the third-fastest in the world this year and the seventh fastest for an American ever.
Seasons the Penn football team will have played in its history once it embarks on its 2022 campaign, which begins on September 17 against Colgate at Franklin Field (which will mark its 127th year). The Quakers, under seventh-year head coach Ray Priore, open Ivy League play in a nationally televised game at Dartmouth on September 30.
Years that Krissy Turner coached at Monmouth University before she was hired in June to be the Penn women’s soccer head coach. Turner replaces Casey Brown, who came to Penn in March 2020 but bolted after just two seasons to coach at Boston University, her alma mater.