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Wrestlers end season at regional meet

Wrestlers end season at regional meet

Eddie Kerekes, Sports Editor
March 3
Filed under Sports, Wrestling

A young and inexperienced team met its match at the regional meet, though season-long improvements were still found. The Case Western Reserve University wrestling team finished 18th out of 19 teams at the NCAA Division III Mideast Championships. The Spartans faced tough competition at the meet, but couldn’t...

Track and Field teams seeing double

Track and Field teams seeing double

Noah Crowley, Staff Reporter
March 3
Filed under Sports, Top Stories, Track and Field

The Spartans earned two top five team finishes at the two-day University Athletic Association (UAA) Indoor Championships this past weekend at Brandeis University. The women’s squad fought for fourth place out of seven and the men earned fifth place out of seven teams. Washington University in St. Lo...

Ending the season on a sour note

Ending the season on a sour note

Noah Crowley, Staff Reporter
March 3
Filed under Basketball, Sports, Top Stories, Women's Basketball

The Spartans concluded their season with a hard-fought game at home on Senior Day. Case Western Reserve University hosted the Carnegie Mellon University (CMU) Tartans for the last game of the season. The Spartans came into the game on a two-game losing streak, and their head coach, Jennifer Reimer, wa...

Baseball swept in opening series

Jacob Rayyan, Staff Reporter
March 3
Filed under Baseball, Sports

The Case Western Reserve University baseball team began their season this past weekend with three games against Shenandoah University, dropping all three games to fall to 0-3 on the young season. In the first game of the season, the Spartans fell 13-6 to the sixth-ranked Hornets. The Spartans w...

Men’s tennis earns sixth place at indoor championships

Noah Crowley, Staff Reporter
March 3
Filed under Men's Tennis, Sports, Tennis

The Spartans participated in the ITA DIII Indoor Men’s Tennis Championships this weekend and made it past the first consolation round. The No. 8 Case Western Reserve University men fell to the No. 7 Carnegie Mellon University (CMU) Tartans for the first of three games this weekend, then split their ...

Spartans drop season finale to Carnegie Mellon

Spartans drop season finale to Carnegie Mellon

Jacob Rayyan, Staff Reporter
March 3
Filed under Men's Basketball, Sports, Top Stories

The Case Western Reserve University men’s basketball team played their final game of the season last Saturday against Carnegie Mellon University (CMU) in what was also Senior Day for the team. The Spartans looked to honor the only fourth-year student on the team, Javier Alvarez. Alvarez finished h...

Track and field turns in outstanding performance

Noah Crowley, Staff Reporter
February 24
Filed under Sports, Track and Field

The Spartan men took first and the women took second in this year’s Greater Cleveland Colleges Meet. During the spectacular day, Case Western Reserve University fourth-year students Joe Ledger and Nathaniel Wahner broke school records as they gave everything that had at the meet. The Spartan women ...

Spartans pull shocking upset

Spartans pull shocking upset

Jacob Rayyan, Staff Reporter
February 24
Filed under Basketball, Men's Basketball, Sports, Top Stories

The Case Western Reserve University men’s basketball team went 1-1 on their final road trip of the season, losing to Emory University but pulling off a stunning upset over No. 6 University of Rochester. The Spartans moved to 8-16 overall in the season and 3-10 in the University Athletic Association...

Spartans keep rolling at Midwest Invitational

Ben Resnick, Staff Reporter
February 24
Filed under Sports, Swimming & Diving

Just one week after the conference swim meet, a small squad of swimmers went to compete at the two-day Midwest Invitational, hosted by the University of Chicago. While the full Case Western Reserve University swim team was not in attendance, the few that did make the trip had big performances. A team...

Rowing deep into the night

Rowing deep into the night

Eddie Kerekes, Sports Editor
February 24
Filed under Crew, Sports

It’s very late on a Friday night. You’re going through the Tinkham Veale University Center (TVUC) on your way back to your room when you stumble into the Senior Classroom on the first floor of the TVUC. You’re stopped in your tracks when you see six members of the Case Western Reserve University...

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