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Top 10 Male and Female Athletes of the Decade

By: Princeton Athletic Communications
          Release: 12/15/2009
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The last 10 years have seen nearly 2,500 athletes compete in 38 varsity sports for the Princeton Department of Athletics.

Between Jan. 1, 2000, and the end of the 2009 fall season, Princeton teams combined to win 117 Ivy League titles, 42 more than the next-highest school.

Princeton teams won 13 national championships, and 13 athletes won individual national championships.

Goprincetontigers.com will be counting down the Top 10 male and female athletes of the decade, with the following schedule:

  Male Athletes Female Athletes
No. 10 Doug Lennox, swimming
Meagan Cowher, basketball
No. 9 Mauricio Sanchez, squash
Julia Beaver, squash
No. 8 Soren Thompson, fencing
Elizabeth Pillion, soccer/lacrosse
No. 7 Greg Parker, wrestling
Liz Costello, track
No. 6 Zane Kalemba, hockey
Lauren Simmons, track
No. 5 Will Venable, basketball/baseball
Theresa Sherry, soccer/lacrosse
No. 4 Jeff Terrell, football
Rachael Becker, field hockey/lacrosse
No. 3 Ryan Boyle, lacrosse
Caroline Lind, rowing
No. 2 Tora Harris, track and field
Esmeralda Negron, soccer
No. 1 Yasser El Halaby, squash
Alicia Aemisegger, swimming

 

To be considered, an athlete had to have competed at least two years of his or her career in this decade. Current athletes needed to have completed three years.

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PNC Schedule
> Full Schedule and Results
December
27
Saturday
M. Hockey
at Quinnipiac
- 4:00 PM
December
28
Sunday
M. Hockey
vs. Quinnipiac
- 4:00 PM
December
29
Monday
Wrestling
vs. Midlands Championships
- 9:00 AM
W. Basketball
vs. Hartford (Fordham Holiday Classic)
- 3:00 PM
December
30
Tuesday
W. Basketball
vs. Fordham/Savannah State (Fordham Holiday Classic)
- TBA
Wrestling
vs. Midlands Championships
- 9:00 AM
December
31
Wednesday
M. Basketball
at Wake Forest
- 1:00 PM
January
02
Friday
W. Hockey
at Rensselaer
- 3:00 PM
January
03
Saturday
Wrestling
vs. F&M Open
- 9:00 AM
M. Swimming & Diving
vs. Navy
- 2:00 PM
W. Hockey
at Union
- 3:00 PM
M. Hockey
vs. Russian Red Stars
- 4:00 PM
January
05
Monday
M. Track & Field
vs. Navy
- 11:00 AM
W. Basketball
at Hampton
- 7:00 PM
January
06
Tuesday
M. Basketball
vs. Norfolk State
- 7:00 PM
W. Hockey
at Quinnipiac
- 7:00 PM
January
09
Friday
M. Volleyball
vs. Long Beach (2015 UCSB ASICS Invitational)
- 1:00 PM
W. Hockey
vs. Yale
- 3:00 PM
W. Track & Field
vs. Quad Meet
- 5:00 PM
M. Swimming & Diving
vs. N.C. State
- 5:00 PM
Wrestling
vs. Sacred Heart
- 5:00 PM
W. Swimming & Diving
vs. N.C. State
- 5:00 PM
M. Hockey
vs. Union
- 7:00 PM
Wrestling
vs. Hofstra
- 7:00 PM
M. Volleyball
vs. UC-Santa Barbara (2015 UCSB ASICS Invitational)
- 10:00 PM
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