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Race to the top

Race to the top

Eddie Kerekes, Sports Editor
December 9
Filed under Cross Country, Sports

Earning All-America selection in a varsity sport while holding a school record in another. Achieving and maintaining a 4.0 GPA as an engineer at one of the top schools in the country. Sleeping well, eating right and having a social life. For most people, achieving just one of those feats is hard enoug... Read more »

Three is the magic number

Eddie Kerekes, Sports Editor
November 18
Filed under Cross Country, Sports

Three of Case Western Reserve University’s fastest students earned recognition for their speed on Saturday, Nov. 12. The men’s and women’s cross country teams competed at the NCAA Division III Great Lakes Region Championships meet, and three runners finished in the top 35 to capture All-Region ho... Read more »

Struggling to shine

Veijay Raj, Web Editor
November 4
Filed under Cross Country, Sports

Despite a strong season up to this point, the cross country team struggled to move up in the conference meet. Last Saturday, Oct. 29, the Spartans competed in the University Athletic Association (UAA) Championships in Whitesburg, Georgia and finished in the bottom half. The UAA remains one of the stro... Read more »

Running strong in the home stretch

Eddie Kerekes, Sports Editor
October 28
Filed under Cross Country, Sports

The men’s and women’s cross country teams both finished in sixth place at the Oberlin Invitational, with seven runners achieving career best times. Case Western Reserve University’s men’s team scored 171 points while the women’s team scored 202 points for their efforts. Leading the women ... Read more »

Spartans looking strong heading final leg

Veijay Raj, Web Editor
October 14
Filed under Cross Country, Sports

Following a week without an intercollegiate meet, the Spartans are ready to battle through the big meets of the season. With third-year students Danielle Kulpins and Sam Merriman leading the way, the teams hope to send several runners to the national championship. Last weekend, Case Western Reserve Universit... Read more »

Cross Country stands out at All-Ohio Championships

Veijay Raj, Web Editor
October 7
Filed under Cross Country, Sports

Last week, the cross country teams showcased their talents by remaining competitive with schools from all divisions. In Cedarville, Ohio for the All-Ohio Championships, both teams finished in the upper half of the total field and near the top of Division III standings. On the women’s side, the team nabbed a 17t... Read more »

Cross country teams run by competition

Eddie Kerekes, Sports Editor
September 23
Filed under Cross Country, Sports

It was hard to keep up with the Spartans’ cross country teams last weekend, and not just because they were running so fast. Both the men’s and women’s teams split into two and ran in two different races last Saturday at the Yellowjacket Invitational in Rochester, N.Y. and the Behrend Invitation... Read more »

Cross country kicks off season in style

Veijay Raj, Web Editor
September 9
Filed under Cross Country, Sports

On a cool morning this past Saturday, third-year students Danielle Kulpins and Sam Merriman bolted across the finish line to claim the top individual spots in condensed races. Despite typically running eight kilometer races throughout the season, the Case Western Reserve University men’s cross country ... Read more »

New faces going faster

New faces going faster

Veijay Raj, Web Editor
September 2
Filed under Cross Country, Sports

Coming off top 10 finishes in the NCAA Division III Great Lakes Region, the women’s and men’s cross country teams have high expectations entering this season. Last season both teams were loaded with fourth-year students at the top. Head Coach Kathy Lanese will need strong improvement from the you... Read more »

Spartan cross country gears up for postseason

Viejay Raj, Staff Reporter
October 30
Filed under Cross Country, Sports

The men and women’s cross country teams are heading into their biggest meets of the season, starting with the University Athletic Association championships this weekend. The teams will then receive a two week break before national qualifiers. Much improved over last year, both teams look to push towards... Read more »

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