The Observer

Five Super Bowl prop bets for those of you with nothing to win

Peter Cooke, Sports Editor

February 3, 2012


Filed under Football, Sports

Whether you’re a New York Jets fan or just someone looking to make the game more interesting, we’ve got the five best prop bets to keep you on edge of your seat. The first three lines are from Bovada, the second two from Las Vegas Hilton:   Will Kelly Clarkson's bare belly be showing...

We Meet Yet Again: Rematch of 2007 Super Bowl

Shinichi Inoue, Staff Reporter

February 3, 2012


Filed under Football, Sports

New England Patriots (13-3, 1st AFC East) Super Bowl Championships (3): 2001, 2003, and 2004 Road to the Super Bowl: Divisional Playoff: Defeated Denver Broncos 45-10 Conference Championship: Defeated Baltimore Ravens 23-20   Head Coach: Bill Belichick – Career Record: 192 w...

AFC Championship

Shinichi Inoue, Staff Reporter

January 27, 2012


Filed under Football, Sports

(12-4, 4-4 away) Baltimore Ravens 20 vs. 23 New England Patriots (13-3, 7-1 home) It took the Baltimore Ravens less than four seconds to blow their shot at Super Bowl XLVI. Trailing the New England Patriots by three in the fourth quarter of the AFC Championship game, the Ravens marched down the field t...

NFC Championship

Shinichi Inoue, Staff Reporter

January 27, 2012


Filed under Football, Sports

(9-7, 5-3 away) New York Giants 20 vs. 17 San Francisco 49ers (13-3, 7-1 home) Football can sometimes be the cruelest sport on Earth. You may be the sensation for the whole season, and with just two plays, you can have the worst day in your sporting career. For the 49ers’ second-year wide receiver Ky...

Sports Shorts

compiled from staff reports

December 3, 2010


Filed under Football, Sports, Volleyball

Volleyball: McCutchan named first-team All-American Junior Tricia McCutchan was selected as a first-team ESPN Academic All-American member. The decision was announced Tuesday, Nov. 30 by the College Sports Information Directors of America. McCutchan, who received second-team Academic All-American st...

Football thumps Tartans on senior day, win Academic Bowl

Football thumps Tartans on senior day, win Academic Bowl

courtesy Case Sports Information

November 19, 2010


Filed under Football, Sports

Senior wide receiver Zach Homyk became Case Western Reserve University’s all-time leading receiver as the Spartans closed out the season with a 28-0 victory versus Carnegie Mellon University in the 25th annual Academic Bowl on Saturday, Nov. 13 at Case Field. With the win, the Spartans finish the...

Two blocked field goals in final minutes doom 4-peat

Two blocked field goals in final minutes doom 4-peat

Shinichi Inoue, Staff Reporter

November 12, 2010


Filed under Football, Sports

On a cold and snowy Saturday afternoon, Nov. 6, Case Western Reserve University came up short against Washington University. Two late blocked field goals in the final four minutes sealed the Spartans’ fate as they lost 14-13 against the Bears. Wide receiver, Zach Homyk stated about the game, “Washington...

CWRU record winning streak snapped at 38 in Chicago

CWRU record winning streak snapped at 38 in Chicago

Shinichi Inoue, Staff Reporter

November 5, 2010


Filed under Football, Sports

The AFCA No. 23 ranked Case Western Reserve University visited University of Chicago for its UAAopener on Saturday, Oct. 30 at Amos Alonzo Stagg Field. Senior wide receiver Zach Homyk broke a school-record for reception in a season and the Spartan defense forced four turnovers, but it wasn’t enough;...

No. 23 Spartans take home Baird Bros. Trophy

No. 23 Spartans take home Baird Bros. Trophy

Shinichi Inoue, Staff Reporter

October 29, 2010


Filed under Football, Sports

The Case Western Reserve University Spartans and the College of Wooster Fighting Scots met for the twenty-third time last weekend, as the two teams battled for the Baird Brothers Trophy. The No. 23 Spartans continued its four-game win streak against the Scots, winning 28-14 and increasing their regular...

At a glance…

October 15, 2010


Filed under Football, Soccer, Sports, Volleyball, Women's Soccer

Volleyball: The Spartans loss to No. 15 Heidelberg University last weekend, but bounced back to snag a victory over a host Muskingum University. CWRU (16-6) fell to the nationally ranked Student Princes 25-20, 25-17, 25-21. The Spartans split the tri-match with a victory against the Fighting Muskies, 21...

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