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Softball slips twice then sweeps two

Softball slips twice then sweeps two

Jacob Rayyan, Staff Reporter

April 1, 2016

The Case Western Reserve University Softball team dropped two games this weekend against Wittenberg University. In the first game of the doubleheader, the Spartans lost 4-1. In the second game, the final score was 8-4. The loss dropped the Spartans to 10-16 on the season while Wittenberg is now 15-2-1...

Spartans sweep Ohio Northern

Spartans sweep Ohio Northern

Jacob Rayyan, Staff Reporter

March 25, 2016

The Case Western Reserve University softball team won two key games on March 20, both in comeback fashion, against Ohio Northern College. In the first game, the Spartans won 3-2 and in the second game the team’s offense exploded in a 10-3 win. The team improved to 9-13 on the season. The wins also...

Softball struggles against strong UAA rivals

Softball struggles against strong UAA rivals

Jacob Rayyan, Staff Reporter

March 18, 2016

The Case Western Reserve University softball team went 1-2 this past weekend of the University Athletic Association (UAA) Championships, beating University of Rochester but dropping games against Brandeis University and Washington University in St. Louis. The weekend dropped the Spartans to 7-13 overall...

Softball starts conference play with 3 close losses in 4 games

Eddie Kerekes, Staff Reporter

March 12, 2016

The Spartan softball team dropped three of their first four games in conference play on March 8th and 9th in Altamonte Springs, Fl., though all three losses were decided by two runs or fewer. Case Western Reserve University opened the University Athletic Association (UAA) Tournament with a 3-1 loss to N...

Softball wins streak, sweeps weekend

Eddie Kerekes, Staff Reporter

March 3, 2016

Behind strong pitching and even stronger hitting the Spartans’ softball team won two games a piece against Emory & Henry College (E&H) and host Marietta College on Feb. 27 and 28. Case Western Reserve University (5-3) took the first game 2-1 in eight innings and the fourth game 7-2, both a...

Softball struggles in opening weekend

JP. O'Hagan, Sports Editor

February 26, 2016

The Spartans’ big bats show promise, but the squad was unable to overcome their opponents this weekend as the team dropped three of their first four games. The Case Western Reserve University softball team combined for 24 runs in their first four games of the season, facing off in a pair of doubleheaders...

Softball swings away for another strong season

Softball swings away for another strong season

JP. O'Hagan, Sports Editor

February 19, 2016

Last Season Record: 32-11 Last Season UAA Standing: 5-5, fourth in conference Last-Season Standing: fourth in Central Region Top UAA Rival: Washington University at St. Louis Top Rival: Trine University Returning Seniors: Abbey Filliez, Rebecca Molnar, Kristen Klemmer, Meghann McMahon ...

Softball thrives in playoff push while dealing with finals stress

JP. O’Hagan, Sports Editor

April 24, 2015

Check out how the Spartan softball team did in their last game game of the season.

Spartans Skid

Spartans Skid

JP. O’Hagan, Sports Editor

April 17, 2015

The Spartan softball team took on some of their toughest competition of the season this weekend and came out of it slightly battered and bruised. The Case Western Reserve University squad lost three out of their four matchups this week. The Spartans lost two games to ninth nationally-ranked Trine...

Intramural softball playoffs around corner

David Hoffman, Staff Reporter

April 17, 2015

Springtime is officially upon us. The flowers are blooming, the sun is finally shining and, most importantly, softball season is upon us. The regular season for intramural softball is coming to a close here at Case Western Reserve University. In anticipation of the playoffs, let us see how teams have...

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