Football Team Makes Friday Night Statement, Posts Biggest Win Over Harvard In 50 Years

Published on | Read the full article here By the time Chad Kanoff threw his first incompletion, Princeton led by 21 points. Jesper Horsted threw his first career touchdown pass on a day he posted the third-most receiving yards in program history. On a day when Charlie Volker recorded ... More

They Know This Horse’s Name Now. Princeton Overwhelms Harvard, 52-17

  BY JAY GREENBERG BOSTON – The fact of the matter is, the Tigers didn’t need all four horsemen to send Harvard down to an apocalyptic 52-17 defeat Friday night. Not to imply that, after 573 total yards, three more touchdowns by Charlie Volker and a 31-for-35 game for 421 more yards by Chad Kanoff, ... More

They Bring Home the Bread

BY JAY GREENBERG One certainly works up an appetite in running 96 yards for a touchdown. And that’s not just in the case of Charlie Volker, who scored it, but the offensive linemen who chased him the length of the field to share in the joy of an extraordinary moment, the longest run from scrimmage in 148 years of ... More

Football Readies For Critical Harvard Showdown Under Friday Night Lights On NBC Sports Network

Published on | Read the full article here Princeton and Harvard were selected as Ivy League co-favorites in the 2017 preseason media poll. On Friday night, one of those teams is going to find itself in a major hole in that championship race — at the hands of the other. And a national ... More

Charlie Volker Earns Suburban Transit Athlete of the Week Honor

Published on | Read the full article here Charlie Volker, who was in the middle of something special before his day became historic, has earned the Transit Athlete of the Week honor. Volker rushed 16 times for 163 yards and four touchdowns in Princeton's 53-0 ... More

There is No Time to Admire the Artwork

BY JAY GREENBERG By any Sunday night, the coaches are on to the next opponent.  And besides, this is a short week with a game on Friday night.  So it was sort of a shame Bob Surace couldn’t spend the morning looking for a frame for his team’s 53-0 masterpiece at Brown on Saturday. You can coach for decades and ... More

Volker’s Record Run, Smothering Defense Power Princeton To 53-0 Victory At Brown

Published on | Read the full article here Charlie Volker was already having a special day before he took a handoff from inside his own end zone, burst through the center of a dominant offensive line and showed off his Heptagonal-championship speed. Some 96 record-breaking yards later, his ... More

Tigers Are Magnificent in 53-0 Rout of Brown

BY JAY GREENBERG PROVIDENCE –When coaches dream, it looks like how Princeton 53, Brown 0 appeared to Bob Surace and his staff on Saturday. “I have never been part of a game where it’s perfect,” said Surace. “But all around, it was a  high standard against what I still think is a good team.” When ... More

What Princeton Must Do to Defeat Brown

BY JAY GREENBERG 1) Block Dewey Jarvis. The Bushnell Cup candidate has 7.5 tackles for a loss, including five sacks.  Brown has enough other talent of All-Ivy potential at Jarvis’s sides to make double-teaming him a case of naming your poison. Jarvis will be a big job for the already-accomplished right tackle ... More

VIDEO: Two Sports, Two Titles, Two All-Ivy Honors … Meet Jesper Horsted

Published on | Read the full article here Junior wideout Jesper Horsted is challenging some historic wide receiver numbers this fall. That shouldn't come as a huge surprise, considering Horsted has spent the last two years challenging the norms of Division I sports. Specialize? No, it ... More