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Men seeded second in UAA, eye historic season

Men seeded second in UAA, eye historic season

Kate Clancy, Staff Reporter

November 19, 2010


Filed under Basketball, Men's Basketball, Sports

The men’s varsity basketball team anticipates the best season of that Case Western Reserve University may have ever seen. The Spartans are already (1-0), winning their season opener on Monday, Nov. 15th at Horsburgh Gymnasium. Case Western Reserve entered the game holding the No. 2 spot in the University...

Spartan women third, men seventh at NCAA Division III Great Lakes Regional

Spartan women third, men seventh at NCAA Division III Great Lakes Regional

courtesy Case Sports Information

November 19, 2010


Filed under Sports, Track and Field

Senior Justine Jeroski placed fifth overall to earn an automatic berth to nationals and helped lead the Case Western Reserve women’s cross country team to a third-place finish in the NCAA Division III Great Lakes Cross Country Regional at Hope College on Saturday, November 13. The Spartan men finished...

Men drown competition, win Veale classic; women split

Peter Cooke, Sports Editor

November 19, 2010


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

The Spartan men’s swimming and diving team blew its competition out of the water this past weekend as Case Western Reserve University hosted the Veale Classic. The men lost just one race all weekend as they systematically dismantled rival College of Wooster 180-57 on Friday night and Oberlin College...

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...

Spartans drop first dual meet against Baldwin-Wallace

Spartans drop first dual meet against Baldwin-Wallace

Ben Yavitt, Staff Reporter

November 19, 2010


Filed under Sports, Wrestling

The Case Western Reserve University wrestling team opened up dual meet action last weekend by hosting the Yellow Jackets of Baldwin Wallace College. The Spartans lost 31-15 in one of only two home matches all season. Regardless of the score, head coach Bob Del Rosa was impressed with the performances...

Women to improve winning season, sixth-place finish

Women to improve winning season, sixth-place finish

Nora Fitzgerald, Contributing Reporter

November 19, 2010


Filed under Basketball, Sports, Women's Basketball

The Case Western Reserve women’s basketball team is eager to begin play in the 2010-2011 season. Seeking their third winning season in four years, the Spartans are coming off a 13-12 finish last year and look to continue their winning ways. The Spartans have their eyes set on improving on last year’s...

Volleyball returns home from their first NCAA Championship satisfied and yearning for more

Volleyball returns home from their first NCAA Championship satisfied and yearning for more

Peter Cooke, Sports Editor

November 19, 2010


Filed under Sports, Volleyball

The end to the Case Western Reserve University volleyball season came later than everyone thought and ended before anyone wanted. The Spartans lost in their maiden trip to the NCAA Division III Championship in the first round to SUNY-Cortland, 3-2. The Spartans pushed the region’s third seed to 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...

Spartans drop final match at Rochester, miss out on NCAAs

Spartans drop final match at Rochester, miss out on NCAAs

Kate Clancy, Staff Reporter

November 12, 2010


Filed under Men's Soccer, Soccer, Sports

The Spartans dropped their final game of the 2010 season to the University of Rochester Yellowjackets last week. Rochester dominated on their home field, and scored four goals to CWRU’s zero. In the tiebreaker for 4th and 5th place in the UAA, the loss switched the Spartans to fifth place and Rochester...

Women’s soccer drops match to Yellow Jackets after early lead

Women’s soccer drops match to Yellow Jackets after early lead

Sonya Narla, Staff Reporter

November 12, 2010


Filed under Soccer, Sports, Women's Soccer

The women’s soccer 2010 season came to a close this weekend in a disappointing loss on the road to the University of Rochester in a University Athletic Association matchup. The Spartans came out with a high-energy lever when the whistle blew. Just ten minutes into the game freshman forward Leah Levey...

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