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Cross Country travels to Great Lakes Regional

Ben Yavitt, Staff Reporter

November 12, 2010


Filed under Sports, Track and Field

The CWRU men’s and women’s cross country teams better pack their warm clothes as they head north to compete in the 2010 NCAA DIII Great Lakes Regional Championships tomorrow. On Saturday Nov. 13, Hope College in Holland, Michigan will be hosting dozens of schools in the Great Lakes Region as they...

Spartans trump Carnegie Mellon, fall to Emory, sit No. 4 with one game to go

Spartans trump Carnegie Mellon, fall to Emory, sit No. 4 with one game to go

Kate Clancy, Staff Reporter

November 5, 2010


Filed under Men's Soccer, Soccer, Sports

The Spartans traveled to both Carnegie Mellon University and Emory University this Halloween weekend to compete in two of their three final regular season games. On Friday, Case Western Reserve University extended their winning streak to four games, as they defeated Carnegie Mellon down 2-1. The Spartans...

Women 2nd, Men 7th at UAA Championship

Women 2nd, Men 7th at UAA Championship

Ben Yavitt, Staff Reporter

November 5, 2010


Filed under Sports, Track and Field

The Case Western Reserve University men’s and women’s cross country teams both competed at the UAA cross-country championships on Saturday, Oct. 30. The women came out with a 3rd place finish out of the 8 UAA teams. The men’s squad took 7th place. The men’s team was lead by sophomore Chris...

A happy day for one Giants fan

Shinichi Inoue, Staff Reporter

November 5, 2010


Filed under Sports, Uncategorized

In 1956, the then New York Giants moved to San Francisco, four trips to the World Series later, the Giants finally brought home the franchise’s first World Series trophy since moving out West. On Monday, Nov. 1, closer Brian Wilson of the Giants stood on the mound in Arlington Stadium. The count was...

“Leftovers” out to prove they’re main dish

Shinichi Inoue, Staff Reporter

November 5, 2010


Filed under Cleveland Sports, Sports

Departure: LeBron James, Shaquille O’Neal, Delonte West, Zydrunas Illgauskas Arrival: Ramon Sessions, Joey Graham, Ryan Hollins   On Wednesday, Oct. 27, history was made. For the first time in seven years, the Cavaliers hit the floor without “The King”, and for one night, this squad...

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;...

UAA Championship Volleyball Preview

Peter Cooke and McKelvey Packard

November 5, 2010


Filed under Sports, Volleyball

Recap: This past Halloween weekend, the Case Western Reserve University women’s volleyball team ended their regular season with a 1-1 split in a tri-match with Otterbein University and the University of Mount Union. The women had a tough loss in the opener against Otterbein in five sets. In the nightcap, however, the Spartan women defeated the University of Mount Union 3-2, taking the fi...

Women lose double-header on road trip, fall to 1-6 in the UAA

Women lose double-header on road trip, fall to 1-6 in the UAA

Sonya Narla, Assistant Sports Editor

November 5, 2010


Filed under Soccer, Sports, Women's Soccer

Despite the Spartans’ high level of play this season, they came away winless from their double-header matchups against Carnegie Mellon University and Emory University. The Spartans played Carnegie Mellon on Friday in Pittsburgh, and then headed to Atlanta for the matchup against Emory on Saturday....

Spartans open season with brilliant showing at Rochester

Peter Cooke, Sports Editor

November 5, 2010


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

Case Western Reserve University's swimming and diving teams got off to one of the best starts in school history. The teams opened up their season against UAA competition in a tri-meet with New York University at the University of Rochester. The past few years the Spartans have had slow starts to the...

Seniors thump Westminster 6-0 in final home game

Seniors thump Westminster 6-0 in final home game

Kate Clancy, Staff Reporter

October 29, 2010


Filed under Men's Soccer, Soccer, Sports

The Case Western Reserve University men’s soccer team took down Westminster College 6-0. The win extends the Spartans three-game winning streak, giving the squad momentum rolling into the final three games of the season. With emotions high on Senior Night, the elder Spartans dominated Westminster during...

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