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Men’s basketball closes out home schedule against Rochester, Emory

Men’s basketball closes out home schedule against Rochester, Emory

Lauren Elkin, Staff Reporter

February 17, 2012


Filed under Basketball, Men's Basketball, Sports

Spartans to honor Summers on Senior Night against Yellowjackets The Case Western Reserve University men’s basketball team (9-13, 1-10) is looking to snap its three-game losing streak tonight in a rematch against the favored Yellowjackets of the University of Rochester (15-7, 6-5). The Spartans are cur...

Women take on Rochester in Play4Kay event

Women take on Rochester in Play4Kay event

Peter Cooke, Sports Editor

February 17, 2012


Filed under Basketball, Sports, Women's Basketball

Spartans take on Emory on Seniors’ Day Sunday The Case Western Reserve University women’s basketball team will take on the No. 11 University of Rochester tonight at 6 p.m. in the Horsburgh Gynasium. The Spartans (12-10, 5-6) will face a Yellowjackets team that is in a close battle for second place...

Unequaled Athletic Association

Unequaled Athletic Association

Peter Cooke, Sports Editor

February 17, 2012


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

The University Athletic Association has long been touted by its athletes and coaches as one of the top conferences in just about every sport in which it competes. Some may disagree, but when the UAA swimming and diving championship comes to Cleveland and the Veale Natatorium Feb. 15-18, it will be an...

Rochester leads UAA Championship after day one

Rochester leads UAA Championship after day one

Peter Cooke, Sports Editor

February 17, 2012


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

After day one of the University Athletic Association swimming and diving championships on Wednesday, Feb. 15, the University of Rochester women lead thanks to their depth of divers. Sara Spielman, Rachel deLahunta, Meg Braun, and Joanna Wallace all placed in the top eight for the Yellowjackets, who sc...

Spartan Spotlight: Tom Summers

Spartan Spotlight: Tom Summers

February 17, 2012


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

Tom Summers is a senior on the men’s basketball team. He is from Murrysville, Pa. and is majoring in finance.   Ben Yavitt: Tom, welcome. How long have you been playing basketball? Tom Summers: I’ve participated in basketball for as long as I can remember. I started playing when I was eight or nin...

Case finishes third, NYU crowned champion

Case finishes third, NYU crowned champion

Ben Yavitt, Assistant Sports Editor

February 17, 2012


Filed under Sports, Wrestling

Spartan grappler Cale Harter earns All-UAA honors at 285 lbs It may have been cold and windy out last Saturday, but the heat was on in Horsburgh Gymnasium, where Case Western Reserve University hosted the 2012 UAA Wrestling Championships. The event welcomed the New York University Violet and the U...

UAA Swimming and Diving Championships come to Cleveland

Peter Cooke, Sports Editor

February 17, 2012


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

Emory University continues to be the cream of the crop of the UAA: the women come off their second straight national championship and the men are fixed firmly in third in the College Swimming Coaches Association of America top 25, behind perennial top two Kenyon University and Denison University. However,...

Case hosts Chicago, CMU as the UAA Championship comes to Cleveland

Case hosts Chicago, CMU as the UAA Championship comes to Cleveland

Ben Yavitt, Assistant Sports Editor

February 10, 2012


Filed under Sports, Wrestling

The February frenzy of Spartan athletics continues this month as Case Western Reserve University hosts the UAA Wrestling Championships on Saturday, Feb 11. The Spartans will host the Violets of New York University and the Maroons of the University of Chicago in Horsburgh Gymnasium to decide the conference...

Running down the Indians before Spring Training

Shinichi Inoue, Staff Reporter

February 10, 2012


Filed under Cleveland & National Sports, Sports

The Observer looks at the top 30 of Cleveland’s hometown team:   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 players going the 2012 season. This is part one of two that will look at the top 30 players...

Women sweep New York University, Brandeis on Throwback Weekend

Women sweep New York University, Brandeis on Throwback Weekend

Heath Hudgins, Staff Reporter

February 10, 2012


Filed under Basketball, Sports, Women's Basketball

Back-to-back series sweeps give Spartans four-game win streak Dressed in bright yellow Mather College throwback jerseys, the Case Western Reserve University women’s basketball team put on a strong performance against New York University on Sunday, Feb. 5 for their fourth win in a row. This, and a ...

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