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Men’s tennis goes 2-1 over the weekend

Men’s tennis goes 2-1 over the weekend

Joey Recchia, Staff Reporter

March 2, 2018


Filed under Men's Tennis, Sports, Tennis, Top Stories

No. 15 Case Western Reserve University men’s tennis team won two games this weekend, taking down Washington College 9-0 and No. 28 Christopher Newport University (CNU) 6-3, while losing to No. 32 North Carolina Wesleyan College (NCWC) 5-4. The team’s record rose to 4-4 after the weekend was over. The...

Browns using free agency to improve

Jacob Rayyan, Columnist

March 2, 2018


Filed under Sports

The Cleveland Browns are in a prime position this offseason to really make a splash in free agency and get the team moving in the right direction. Despite the hire of new general manager John Dorsey, the organization has shown a commitment to head coach Hue Jackson by bringing him in for this third season...

Wrestling wraps up season

Andrew Ford, Staff Reporter

March 2, 2018


Filed under Sports, Wrestling

The Case Western Reserve University wrestling team capped off its season at the NCAA Central Regional Championships with a 16th place finish (25.5 points) and two individual wrestlers placing in their respective weight class. Second-year wrestler Alec Hoover ended his season with a fifth place finish....

Women’s tennis victorious on the road

Ben Resnick, Staff Reporter

March 2, 2018


Filed under Sports, Tennis, Women's Tennis

The Case Western Reserve University women’s team was away for the first time this season and returned to Cleveland with a pair of victories in hand. The Spartans started the weekend with a match against No. 21 Hope College which they won 7-2, and followed up that performance with an 8-1 victory over...

Women’s tennis splits two matches

Women’s tennis splits two matches

Ben Resnick, Staff Reporter

February 23, 2018


Filed under Sports, Tennis, Women's Tennis

The Case Western Reserve University women’s tennis team, ranked 18th in Division III, split their pair of matches this past weekend. The Spartans opened up with a 9-0 win over Centre College before falling 6-3 to Division II program Indiana University of Pennsylvania (IUP). The Spartans are 3-2 on...

Men’s basketball looks to close out season on the road

Men’s basketball looks to close out season on the road

Sanjay Annigeri, Sports Editor

February 23, 2018


Filed under Basketball, Men's Basketball, Sports

The 2017-2018 season is almost over. The Case Western Reserve University men’s basketball team is looking to end the season on a high note. However, the team has to play its final three games on the road. This started with matchups against No. 2 Washington University in St. Louis (WashU) and University...

NBA All-Star Weekend recap

Sanjay Annigeri, Sports Editor

February 23, 2018


Filed under Sports

The NBA All-Star Weekend happened last week from Feb. 16 to 18 in Staples Center in Los Angeles. This was a weekend for the All-Stars to celebrate the league, and for all the fans to see their favorite players compete. Even though the most highlighted moment was Fergie’s rendition of the national anthem,...

A new look for the Cavaliers

Jacob Rayyan, Columnist

February 23, 2018


Filed under Cleveland Sports, Sports

The Cleveland Cavaliers made a splash at the trade deadline this season, going through one of the largest remodelings of a team mid-season in recent memory. After a flurry of rumors and reported trades, the dust has now settled, and we have a clearer picture of what the team now looks like. The new-lo...

Spartans take sixth at UAA Championship

Ben Resnick, Staff Reporter

February 23, 2018


Filed under Sports, Swimming & Diving

The Case Western Reserve University men’s and women’s swim and dive teams traveled down to Atlanta last week to compete in the University Athletic Association (UAA) championships at Emory University. After four days of hard-fought competition, the Spartans finished sixth out of the eight-team field...

Track and field ready for a championship

Andrew Ford, Staff Reporter

February 23, 2018


Filed under Sports, Track and Field

The Case Western Reserve University track and field teams traversed 57 miles to the University of Mount Union for the Mount Union Tune Up ahead of the University Athletic Association Indoor Championships. While there were individual awards, team scores were not recorded. Fourth-year runner Grant...

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