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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...

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...

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...

Hageman breaks single season points record

Hageman breaks single season points record

Noah Crowley, Staff Reporter
February 24
Filed under Basketball, Sports, Women's Basketball

During the last two away games of the season, the Spartans came up short. With their head coach, Jennifer Reimer, currently tied for the program record of coaching wins, the team was unable to deliver the last win to push her over the edge. However, third-year forward Kara Hageman set the single-sea...

Head Coach Reimer ties program wins record

Head Coach Reimer ties program wins record

Noah Crowley, Staff Reporter
February 17
Filed under Basketball, Sports, Top Stories, Women's Basketball

Head Coach Jennifer Reimer has tied the record for the coach with the most wins in her program’s history. The Case Western Reserve University women’s basketball coach led her team to the 119th and 120th wins of her career on Feb. 10 and 12. The Spartans defended their home court against two Universi...

Men’s basketball back to winning ways

Men’s basketball back to winning ways

Jacob Rayyan, Staff Reporter
February 17
Filed under Basketball, Men's Basketball, Sports, Top Stories

The Case Western Reserve University men's basketball team picked up two key wins this week to stop their nine game losing streak. The Spartans won against New York University (NYU) 84-81 and Brandeis University 88-66. The two wins raised the Spartans’ overall record to 7-15 and the two conference ...

Losses keep coming

Losses keep coming

Jacob Rayyan, Staff Reporter
February 10
Filed under Basketball, Men's Basketball, Sports, Top Stories

The Case Western Reserve University men’s basketball team had another tough weekend, extending their losing streak to nine games with losses against the University of Chicago and against Washington University in St. Louis (WashU). The Spartans are now 5-15 overall and 0-9 in the University Athletic ...

UAA rivals dominate women’s basketball

UAA rivals dominate women’s basketball

Noah Crowley, Staff Reporter
February 10
Filed under Basketball, Sports, Top Stories, Women's Basketball

After a four-game home stand, the Spartans went on the road this weekend and came up short against two opponents. The Case Western Reserve University women’s basketball team now has an 11-9 record on the season and a 3-6 record in the University Athletic Association (UAA). The home stand that c...

Hageman Heats Up, Losing Streak Broken

Hageman Heats Up, Losing Streak Broken

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

After a rough three-game losing streak, the Spartans clawed their way to their first victory in two weeks against the University of Chicago. After the nail-biter at home, Case Western Reserve University had another home game against Washington University in St. Louis. Wash U took the game by a wide ...

Men’s basketball falls just short

Jacob Rayyan, Staff Reporter
February 3
Filed under Basketball, Men's Basketball, Sports

Back in the day, the real-life Spartans didn’t lose very many battles. But during Throwback Weekend the Case Western Reserve University men’s basketball team did. They lost both games at home against the University of Chicago and Washington University in St. Louis. The weekend losses increased t...

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