Archive for the 'Badminton' Category

Three Named to Philadelphia Inquirer Winter Academic All-Area Teams

Wednesday, May 19th, 2010

PHILADELPHIA — Swarthmore College student-athletes Kathryn Stockbower ’11 (women’s basketball), Maithili Parikh ’10 (badminton) and Sterling Satterfield ’10 (men’s swimming) have all been selected as Philadelphia Inquirer Academic All-Stars for their respective winter sports, the paper announced on Wednesday.

Garnet Badminton Outlasts Bryn Mawr 5-4

Wednesday, February 24th, 2010

SWARTHMORE, Pa. – The streaking Swarthmore badminton team (5-1) squeaked out a close 5-4 win at home over Bryn Mawr College on Monday night from Tarble Pavilion.

Kramer Dominant as Garnet Badminton Defeats Haverford

Friday, February 19th, 2010

HAVERFORD, Pa. – The Swarthmore badminton team (4-1) defeated Haverford College 7-2 on Thursday evening. Senior Kim Kramer led the Garnet with dominating wins over Stephen Sacchetti 21-14 and 21-15.

Garnet Badminton Completes Season Sweep of Bryn Athyn, 8-1

Friday, February 12th, 2010

SWARTHMORE, Pa. – The Swarthmore College badminton team (3-1) completed a season sweep of Bryn Athyn College, defeating the Lions 8-1 on Monday evening from Tarble Pavilion.

Garnet Badminton Smashes Its Way to Victory, 7-2

Thursday, February 4th, 2010

BRYN ATHYN, Pa. – The Swarthmore badminton team (2-1) defeated Bryn Athyn College 7-2 on Thursday night. Senior Kim Kramer led the Garnet with a dominating win over Ethan Daum 21-14 and 21-18.

Badminton Opens Season With Split

Friday, November 20th, 2009

Swarthmore badminton split their first two matches of the 2009-10 season, falling 6-3 to Division I Drexel and defeating Bryn Mawr 5-4. Kim Kramer ’10 and Maithili Parikh ’11 led the team in both efforts.

Kramer, Parikh Make Doubles Finals

Monday, March 24th, 2008

SWARTHMORE, Pa. — Swarthmore badminton players Kim Kramer ’10 and Maithili Parikh ’11 reached the women’s doubles final at the 2008 USA Badminton National Collegiate Championships this past weekend in Tarble Pavilion.

Garnet Duo Make National Semis

Saturday, March 22nd, 2008

SWARTHMORE, Pa. — Over 15 schools from across the country descended upon Delaware (PA) County just outside Philadelphia for the 2008 National Collegiate Badminton Championships. The hometown Garnet saw two of their own advance into Sunday’s semi-final and final action.

2008 Badminton Nationals

Wednesday, February 6th, 2008

Swarthmore College and the Department of Athletics will host the 2008 National Collegiate Badminton Championships, sponsored by USA Badminton, over Easter Weekend. The three-day festival comes to Swarthmore for the second time (1993), home to the three-time defending Pennsylvania State Champion Garnet women’s badminton squad.

Garnet at Mid Atlantic Jr. Classic

Thursday, December 6th, 2007

BRYN MAWR, Pa. — Swarthmore women’s badminton picked up two individual wins at the Mid Atlantic Jr. Classic held at Bryn Mawr on Dec. 1.