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Host grapplers ninth at regionals

Host grapplers ninth at regionals

Ben Yavitt, Assistant Sports Editor

March 2, 2012


Filed under Sports, Wrestling

Dukes finishes second, Harter fourth Horsburgh Gymnasium has seen its fair share of quality wrestling competition this February. The biggest and best was saved for last with the Midwest regional championships, which were held last Saturday, Feb. 25. Ten teams from around the region brought their be...

Sluggers open season with sweep over John Carroll, split with Guilford

Sluggers open season with sweep over John Carroll, split with Guilford

Shinichi Inoue, Staff Reporter

March 2, 2012


Filed under Baseball, Sports

As spring weather begins to roll into Cleveland, the Case Western Reserve University baseball team kicked off its 2012 season with a four-game series over the weekend. The competition began on Friday, Feb. 24 with a doubleheader against cross-town rival John Carroll. After taking both games, the Spartans...

No. 6 Denison escape Case with 5-4 win

Shinichi Inoue, Staff Reporter

March 2, 2012


Filed under Sports, Tennis, Women's Tennis

Women push Big Red to final singles match Over the weekend, the Case Western Reserve University women’s tennis team put on a gritty battle against Denison University. The matches went late into the night, and the Spartans eventually fell 5-4 to the Intercollegiate Tennis Association No. 6 Big Red at...

Women fourth, men sixth at UAA’s Indoor Track and Field Championship

Women fourth, men sixth at UAA’s Indoor Track and Field Championship

Peter Cooke, Sports Editor

March 2, 2012


Filed under Sports, Track and Field

The Case Western Reserve University track and field teams return to Cleveland and warm weather ready for the outdoor season after a successful showing at New York University and the University Athletic Association Indoor Championship. The meet, which was held at the New Balance Track and Field Center,...

UAA Athlete of the Week

compiled from staff reports

February 24, 2012


Filed under Basketball, Sports, Women's Basketball

Case Western Reserve University junior guard Evy Iacono has been named the University Athletic Association Women's Basketball Player of the Week, announced the league office on Monday. Iacono averaged 24.5 points, 6.0 rebounds, and 2.5 assists as the Spartans defeated the University of Rochester and Emory...

Taking a look at the top 14 Indians in 2012

Shinichi Inoue, Staff Reporter

February 24, 2012


Filed under Cleveland Sports, Sports

Part two of The Observer’s Spring Training preview With pitchers and catchers set to report to Spring Training camp on Feb. 20 for the Cleveland Indians, it’s time to take a look at the pieces going into the 2012 season. This is part two of two that will look at the top 30 players for the Clevel...

Wrestling swept at Si Ostrach Meet

Wrestling swept at Si Ostrach Meet

Ben Yavitt, Assistant Sports Editor

February 24, 2012


Filed under Sports, Wrestling

The home contests continued for the Case Western Reserve University wrestling team when they hosted the annual Si Ostrach Meet on Saturday, Feb. 18 in Horsburgh Gymnasium. The event featured competition between CWRU, Thiel College, Muskingum University, and the Rochester Institute of Technology. Thiel...

Women sweep Rochester, Emory on Senior Weekend

Women sweep Rochester, Emory on Senior Weekend

Peter Cooke, Sports Editor

February 24, 2012


Filed under Basketball, Sports, Women's Basketball

Wins put Case with a shot at fourth in UAA A pair of victories over the University of Rochester and Emory University gave the Case Western Reserve University women’s basketball team a shot at fourth place with a win Saturday against Carnegie Mellon University. The Spartans (14-10, 7-6) donned pink...

Men finish 3rd, women 7th at UAA Swimming and Diving Championships

Men finish 3rd, women 7th at UAA Swimming and Diving Championships

Peter Cooke, Sports Editor

February 24, 2012


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

Men match best finish ever as Milliken, Wylam, and Johnson win Men’s Coaching Staff of the Year The final heat of the men’s 400-yard free relay, comprised of freshmen Eric Haufler and Caleb Allen and sophomores Heath Hudgins and Gus Bailey, touched the wall in fourth place, and the crowd in the...

Men’s hoops upset Rochester, can’t keep up with Emory

Men’s hoops upset Rochester, can’t keep up with Emory

Lauren Elkin, Staff Reporter

February 24, 2012


Filed under Basketball, Men's Basketball, Sports

Summers eclipses 1000-point milestone in victory This past weekend was an exhilarating one for the Case Western Reserve University men’s basketball team. It would have been perfect had they finished with two wins instead of one, but it was thrilling nonetheless. The weekend began with Friday’s ...

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