The Observer

Spartan softball swings for the fences; wins first UAA championship

David Hoffman, Staff Reporter

March 22, 2014

It was a glorious week for the Case Western softball team at the University Athletic Association Championship, as the team captured a share of its first championship in the tournament since 1999. The team finished the tournament with a 5-3 record, earning a three way split for the championship with Emory...

Softball continues dominance at home

Softball continues dominance at home

Peter Cooke, Sports Editor

April 26, 2013

Improves to 6–0 at Mather Field this season Sophomore second baseman Molly O’Brien homered and became the program’s all-time career stolen bases leader, highlighting the Case Western Reserve University softball team’s doubleheader sweep of visiting Hiram College on a cold and windy Friday a...

Spartans sweep Mount Union, have won 9–of–10

Spartans sweep Mount Union, have won 9–of–10

Peter Cooke, Sports Editor

April 19, 2013

Improve to 4–0 at home in midst of eight game homestand A second-straight dominant outing on the mound by sophomore pitcher Rebecca Taylor highlighted the Case Western Reserve University softball team’s sweep of the University of Mount Union on Monday afternoon at Mather Park. The Spartans won by s...

Softball starts 4-0 weekend with walk-off win in home opener

Softball starts 4-0 weekend with walk-off win in home opener

Peter Cooke, Sports Editor

April 12, 2013

Rebecca Taylor leads Spartans on mound, at plate in sweep of Big Red The Case Western Reserve University softball team kicked off their home opening weekend with a sweep of Denison University at Mather Field before traveling to Heidelberg University to sweep the Student Princes. The four-game win stre...

Spartans look to open at Mather Field Saturday against Denison

Spartans look to open at Mather Field Saturday against Denison

Peter Cooke, Sports Editor

April 5, 2013

Team looks for warm weather, clear skies after four postponed homeopneers After postponing their home opener four times so far this season, the Case Western Reserve University softball team will pray for good weather in Cleveland, Ohio as they host Denison University this Saturday, Apr. 6, at 1 p.m...

Softball splits with No. 5 Trine

Softball splits with No. 5 Trine

Peter Cooke, Sports Editor

April 5, 2013

Sluggers improve to 9-10 overall Behind a strong pitching performance by sophomore Rebecca Taylor in the opener, the Case Western Reserve University softball team handed No. 5 nationally-ranked Trine University only its second loss of the season as part of a doubleheader split on Saturday at TU So...

Spartans find bats in final game of three game opener

Spartans find bats in final game of three game opener

Peter Cooke, Sports Editor

March 1, 2013

After one run in two games, sluggers explode in 11-0 victory After sitting idle for two days due to inclement weather in North Carolina, the Case Western Reserve University softball team returned to action with a split during an abbreviated Methodist College Early Bird Tournament on Sunday at Lamon...

This year in Spartan sports

Peter Cooke and Shinichi Inoue

April 27, 2012

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 sweep makeup at PSU-Altoona: Wolz, Taylor set program records in wins

Spartans sweep makeup at PSU-Altoona: Wolz, Taylor set program records in wins

Peter Cooke, Sports Editor

April 27, 2012

The cancelation of a doubleheader on Wednesday left the Spartans looking for opponents. Luckily, Pennsylvania State University-Altoona was up to the task of hosting the Case Western Reserve University softball teams. The Spartans came into the double header with 23 wins, tied for the third most in school...

Softball splits on Senior Day against Bulldogs, 7-5, 2-11

Softball splits on Senior Day against Bulldogs, 7-5, 2-11

Peter Cooke, Sports Editor

April 20, 2012

The Case Western Reserve University softball team split a doubleheader with Adrian College this past weekend as the squad celebrated the careers of its three senior student-athletes. The Spartans took the Bulldogs down late in the first game with a five-run sixth inning, 7-5, but the visitors’ batting...

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