Poster for University of Pennsylvania vs Georgetown University baseball game, circa 1901, by John E. Sheridan
The Penn Quakers are the athletic teams of the University of Pennsylvania. The school sponsors 27 varsity sports. The school has won three NCAA national championships in men's fencing and one in women's fencing.
Men's varsity sports 
Men's basketball 
Men's crew 
Men's fencing 
The football team has competed since 1876. It has won eighteen national championships when the school competed in what is now known as the FBS Since the formation of the Ivy League in 1956, Penn has won 16 Ivy League Football Championships.(1959, 1982, 1983, 1984, 1985, 1986, 1988, 1993, 1994, 1998, 2000, 2002, 2003, 2009, 2010, 2012). Eighteen former players have been inducted into the College Football Hall of Fame.
In addition to the varsity squad, the Penn Quakers are a charter member of the Collegiate Sprint Football League, having played the sport since 1934.
Men's lacrosse 
- See also: Ivy League men's lacrosse and College lacrosse and Lacrosse in Pennsylvania
Men's soccer 
Before the NCAA began its tournament in 1959, the annual national champion was declared by the Intercollegiate Association Football League (IAFL) — from 1911 to 1926 — and then the Intercollegiate Soccer Football Association (ISFA), from 1927 to 1958. From 1911 to 1958, Penn won ten national championships.
Women's varsity sports 
Women's crew 
Women's fencing 
See also