The Observer

Around the conference: A look at basketball in the UAA

Compiled from Staff Reports

February 8, 2013


Filed under Basketball, Sports

Men's Basketball Forward Alex Stoyle couldn’t miss as he picked up UAA Athlete of the Week honors as Brandeis University topped Emory University on Friday, Feb. 1, and fell to No. 4 University of Rochester on Sunday, Feb. 3.  Stoyle shot 73.7% from the field and averaged a double-double over the weekend...

Wrestlers finish 26th at Wheaton’s Willson Invite

Wrestlers finish 26th at Wheaton’s Willson Invite

Compiled from Staff Reports

February 8, 2013


Filed under Sports, Wrestling

Led by 2-2 performances from graduate student Dale English and freshman Josh Hall, the Case Western Reserve University wrestling team placed 26th at the annual Pete Willson Invitational, hosted by Wheaton College on Feb. 1-2 at King Arena. The Spartans were represented by one wrestler in nine of the...

NFL Playoffs – Super Bowl XLVII

Shinichi Inoue, Assistant Sports Editor

February 1, 2013


Filed under Football, Sports

Baltimore Ravens (AFC South Champion) Head Coach: John Harbaugh (Regular Season: 54-26, Postseason 8-4) How They Got Here: Regular Season Record: 10-6 AFC Wild-Card Round: Defeated Indianapolis Colts, 24-9 AFC Divisional Round: Defeated Denver Broncos, 38-35 AFC Conference Round: Defeated New England ...

Women shock No. 7 Washington 72-68

Heath Hudgins, Basketball Reporter

February 1, 2013


Filed under Basketball, Sports, Women's Basketball

Weekend sweep includes first ever win over Bears With four seconds left on the clock and a sizable five-point advantage on the scoreboard, Case Western Reserve’s Erica Iafelice stepped to the line a drained two free throws to make their lead over No. 7 Washington University in St. Louis all bu...

Spartan Spotlight: Evy Iacono

Ben Yavitt

February 1, 2013


Filed under Basketball, Spartan Spotlight, Sports, Women's Basketball

Evy Iacono is a senior captain on the Women’s Basketball team. Iacono is from Cincinnati, Ohio and majoring in Biology/Pre-Vet.   Ben Yavitt: Evy, welcome to the first Spartan Spotlight of the semester. It is an honor. Let’s get into it. How long have you been playing basketball? Evy Iacono: ...

Record breaking performances headline Spartans wins in Defiance

Peter Cooke, Sports Editor

February 1, 2013


Filed under Sports, Track and Field

Women set three, men two facility records in first place finishes The Case Western Reserve University track and field teams showed they didn’t lose a step over winter break, cruising to first place finishes on both the men’s and women’s sides at the Defiance College Invitation. The two teams co...

Spartans heat up, sink Polar Bears on Seniors’ Day

Peter Cooke, Sports Editor

February 1, 2013


Filed under Men's Swimming, Sports, Swimming & Diving, Women's Swimming

No. 22 men upset No. 19 ONU 118.5-100.5, women 175-123 The Case Western Reserve University swimming and diving teams gave their seniors a winning sendoff as the Spartans swept visiting Ohio Northern University on Saturday at the Veale Natatorium. The women topped the Polar Bears 175-123, on the ...

Spartan women don yellow for Chicago, No. 7 Washington

Spartan women don yellow for Chicago, No. 7 Washington

Staff Reportts

January 28, 2013


Filed under Basketball, Sports, Women's Basketball

The Case Western Reserve University women’s basketball team will host the eighth annual Throwback Weekend as the University of Chicago and Washington University come to town.  The Spartans are 10-6 overall and are 2-3 in the University Athletic Association.  Case is currently in a three-way tie for...

Seven Spartans named to All-Ohio Football Team

Seven Spartans named to All-Ohio Football Team

Case Sports Information

January 28, 2013


Filed under Football, Sports

Seven members of the Case Western Reserve University football team have been selected to the 2012 Division III All-Ohio Team. Leading the selections were first-team nods for senior offensive tackle Cullen Dolan, senior linebacker Ryan Ferguson, and senior safety Dan Calabrese. In addition to the...

Spartans go cold, can’t heat up in losses

Spartans go cold, can’t heat up in losses

Peter Cooke, Sports Editor

January 28, 2013


Filed under Basketball, Sports, Women's Basketball

Women fall to Emory 75-57, Rochester 75-55 Scoring droughts continue to hurt the Spartans after key dry streaks in the Case Western Reserve University’s women’s basketball team’s home conference opening weekend led to a pair of losses.  In the team’s first game of the weekend against No. 20 E...

Case Western Reserve University's independent student news source
Sports