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Fueled by fresh blood, women open season undefeated

Fueled by fresh blood, women open season undefeated

Peter Cooke, Sports Editor

September 7, 2012


Filed under Soccer, Sports, Women's Soccer

For a team that lost over half of its starters, the Case Western Reserve University women’s soccer team isn’t letting fresh blood prevent them from competing at a higher level than last season.  The Spartans opened up their season this past weekend with a win and a draw, pushing them up four spots...

Women’s soccer preview

Women’s soccer preview

Peter Cooke, Sports Editor

August 23, 2012


Filed under Soccer, Sports, Women's Soccer

Coming off the best season in program history, the Case Western Reserve University women’s soccer team will look to replicate the 2011 season when they finished third in the University Athletic Association, going 13-4-3 overall and 4-2-1 in conference play. The 2011 season saw the women earn their...

Men’s soccer preview

Men’s soccer preview

Peter Cooke, Sports Editor

August 23, 2012


Filed under Men's Soccer, Soccer, Sports

When the Case Western Reserve University men’s soccer team returns to the pitch this fall, they’ll do it for the first time as defending University Athletic Association champions. The goal is always to win the conference championship, and the Spartans will have their work cut out for them as they...

This year in Spartan sports

Peter Cooke and Shinichi Inoue

April 26, 2012


Filed under Baseball, Football, Men's Soccer, Men's Swimming, Soccer, Softball, Sports, Swimming & Diving, Tennis, Track and Field, Women's Soccer, Women's Swimming, Women's Tennis, Wrestling

The past year was marked with seasons of record breaking performances all across the athletic spectrum. The men’s soccer team woke up and became a juggernaut under All-American striker Vinny Bell. Bell shattered the program record for goals by 11. The men’s counterparts on the pitch may not have...

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...

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 4, 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 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 4, 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....

Seniors thump Westminster 6-0 in final home game

Seniors thump Westminster 6-0 in final home game

Kate Clancy, Staff Reporter

October 28, 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...

Case Western Reserve vs. Washington University

Peter Cooke, Sports Editor

October 14, 2010


Filed under Men's Soccer, Soccer, Sports

Game day preview: CWRU Offense: Case Western Reserve University’s offense has had the upper hand on the field this season. The team’s 6-3-3 overall record its based on showcases by the Spartan offense. The main factor that led to this record is CWRU’s remarkable shots-per-game average and...

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