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Football takes on Battling Bishops under the lights

Football takes on Battling Bishops under the lights

Shinichi Inoue, Assistant Sports Editor

September 21, 2012


Filed under Football, Sports

Spartans look to bounce back on the road after loss The Case Western Reserve University Spartans look to bounce back from their first loss of the season and keep their road success intact against Ohio Wesleyan University tomorrow, Saturday, Sept. 22 at Selby Field in Delaware, Ohio. The Spartans (2-...

Last minute score spoils Spartans’ home opener

Last minute score spoils Spartans’ home opener

Shinichi Inoue, Assistant Sports Editor

September 21, 2012


Filed under Football, Sports

Frostburg St. steals 17-16 victory in Case’s first loss With 43 seconds remaining in fourth quarter, Frostburg State University sophomore quarterback Ken Emmons found junior running back Chucky Iweh to tie the score at 16 apiece. The point after by junior kicker Jonathan Adams sealed the Case Western...

Olson’s career night lifts Spartans to 35-0 shutout of Hiram

Olson’s career night lifts Spartans to 35-0 shutout of Hiram

Shinichi Inoue, Assistant Sports Editor

September 14, 2012


Filed under Football, Sports

Case improves to 2-0 before home opener against Frostburg Saturday After a narrow win against the Marietta Pioneers the week before, the Case Western Reserve University football team got back to work by shutting out Hiram College 35-0. The defense was in full effect as they limited Hiram to 124 yar...

Home sweet home, Spartans seek third straight victory

Shinichi Inoue, Assistant Sports Editor

September 14, 2012


Filed under Football, Sports

Last week, the Case Western Reserve University football team shut out the Hiram Terriers by a score of 35-0. Tomorrow, Saturday, Sept. 15, it will open the home portion of the 2012 season against Frostburg State University. The victory against Hiram improved Case to 2-0 and an astounding 50-6 since the...

GAMEDAY PREVIEW: Case vs. Hiram

GAMEDAY PREVIEW: Case vs. Hiram

Shinichi Inoue, Asst. Sports Editor

September 7, 2012


Filed under Football, Sports

After escaping a narrow 26-23 victory against the Marietta Pioneers last Saturday, the Case Western Reserve University Spartans will travel to Hiram, Ohio to take on the Hiram Terriers tomorrow Sept. 8 at Charles A. Henry Field. With the victory against the Pioneers last weekend, the Spartans improved...

Riordan, Sicre run wild on way to opening day win

Riordan, Sicre run wild on way to opening day win

Shinichi Inoue, Asst. Sports Editor

September 7, 2012


Filed under Football, Sports

As the summer ends with the reality of college starting again and most students try to shake off the rust, the Case Western Reserve University Spartans were already in mid-season form. Junior running back Kenny Riordan rushed for a career-high 155 yards on just 19 carries and led the Spartans to erase...

Spartans tied with Washington for top spot in UAA Coaches’ Poll

Case Sports Information

August 31, 2012


Filed under Football, Sports

The Case Western Reserve University football team has been selected as a co-favorite in the 2012 University Athletic Association Preseason Coaches' Poll. The Spartans have won four of the past five UAA Championships, including last season. Washington University, runner-up in 2011, received one first-place...

Spartans on the Warpath

Spartans on the Warpath

Peter Cooke, Sports Editor

August 31, 2012


Filed under Football, Sports, Top Stories

The Case Western Reserve University football team began last season in a state of uncertainty.  For the first time in five years, the Spartans didn’t have a clear-cut starting quarterback heading into the season opener.  However, when the smoke cleared, Erik Olson, a senior transfer from Division...

This year in Spartan sports

Peter Cooke and Shinichi Inoue

April 27, 2012


Filed under Baseball, Football, Men's Soccer, Men's Swimming, Soccer, Softball, Sports, Swimming & Diving, Tennis, Track and Field, Women's Soccer, Women's Swimming, Women's Tennis, Wrestling

The past year was marked with seasons of record breaking performances all across the athletic spectrum. The men’s soccer team woke up and became a juggernaut under All-American striker Vinny Bell. Bell shattered the program record for goals by 11. The men’s counterparts on the pitch may not have...

CWRU Alumni hit gridiron for Cleveland Fusion

CWRU Alumni hit gridiron for Cleveland Fusion

compiled from staff reports

April 6, 2012


Filed under Football, Sports

The Cleveland Fusion women’s tackle football team has added many CWRU alumni this year, including head coach Erik Keister (BS, chemical engineering, 2002, MEM 2003), who played linebacker for the Spartans from 1998 to 2001 and coached from 2002-2003. The Fusion are part of the Women’s Football...

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