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Case Western Reserve vs. Washington University

Peter Cooke, Sports Editor

October 15, 2010


Filed under Men's Soccer, Soccer, Sports

Game day preview: CWRU Offense: Case Western Reserve University’s offense has had the upper hand on the field this season. The team’s 6-3-3 overall record its based on showcases by the Spartan offense. The main factor that led to this record is CWRU’s remarkable shots-per-game average and...

Women 1st, Men 2nd at All-Ohio Championships

Women 1st, Men 2nd at All-Ohio Championships

Ben Yavitt, Contributing Reporter

October 15, 2010


Filed under Sports, Track and Field

The Case Western Reserve University cross country teams showcased dominating performances two weekends ago at the 2010 All-Ohio Intercollegiate Championships, hosted by Cedarville University. The women’s team captured its fifth consecutive Division III title while the men placed second. Lead by...

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...

Spartans win shootout against Oberlin

Shinichi Inoue, Staff Reporter

October 15, 2010


Filed under Football, Sports

On Saturday, Oct. 10, Case Western Reserve University and the Oberlin College Yeomen threw down a shootout with Spartans returning home with a victory. Led their senior wide receiver Zach Homyk, the Spartans escaped a close, yet high scoring battle against Oberlin with the final score of 48-36. Homyk...

Spartans drop tough loss to NYU

Spartans drop tough loss to NYU

Kate Clancy, Staff Reporter

October 15, 2010


Filed under Men's Soccer, Soccer, Sports

The Case Western Reserve Universitymen’s soccer team suffered both a mentally and physically tough loss against New York University last Saturday, Oct. 10, 2-0. Although the Spartans had home field advantage, they could not connect with the back of the net against the Violets. The loss drops the Spartans...

Club team suffers another tough loss

Lisa Viers, Contributing Reporter

October 15, 2010


Filed under Hockey, Sports

With last week’s loss to CMU behind them, the CWRU Ice Hockey Club was ready to come out with a win against the Community College of Allegheny County last Friday, Oct 8. For the first two periods, victory was in sight for the Spartans. However, as the third period progressed, things started to fall...

At A Glance…

McKelvey Packard, Contributing Reporter

October 8, 2010


Filed under Football, Men's Tennis, Sports, Tennis, Women's Tennis

Spartan LB Jacob Adams named UAA Defensive Player of the Week Spartan junior linebacker Jacob Adams was named UAA’s Defensive Player of the Week, the first of his career. He received this honor for his efforts in the Spartan’s 24-23 overtime win against Allegheny College during Homecoming weekend. In his efforts, Adams tallied a team-high 12 ...

Women’s soccer breaks streak, falls hard in Boston

Women’s soccer breaks streak, falls hard in Boston

Sonya Narla, Assistant Sports Editor

October 8, 2010


Filed under Soccer, Sports, Women's Soccer

Despite a promising start to the 2010 season – and a previous victory over Brandeis last year – the Spartans fell well short this past weekend at Brandeis University. The kick off to their University Athletic Association conference schedule was disappointing with an unsettling final score, 5-1. Last...

Spartan men’s soccer dominates fourth straight game

Spartan men’s soccer dominates fourth straight game

Kate Clancy, Staff Reporter

October 8, 2010


Filed under Men's Soccer, Soccer, Sports

The Case Western Reserve University Spartans kicked off their University Athletic Association conference play against Brandeis University this past weekend. After coming off of an exhausting tie against nationally ranked No. 12 Ohio Wesleyan University, the Spartans traveled again to Brandeis and defeated...

PAT Block Secures Gutwrenching Win at Homecoming

PAT Block Secures Gutwrenching Win at Homecoming

Shinichi Inoue, Staff Reporter

October 8, 2010


Filed under Football, Sports

With the temperature hovering around 57 degrees and rain pouring down from the sky, Junior linebacker Jacob Adams helped heat up the game when he blocked the potential game-tying extra point in overtime. The Spartans walked away with a thrilling 24-23 victory at home over Allegheny College on Homecoming...

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