The Observer

Spartans face off against high end competition

Evan Rose, Staff Reporter

April 9, 2015

Both the women’s and men’s tennis teams played key games last week. The women earned a fourth-place finish at the Midwest Invitational, while the men lost a close contest to Carnegie Mellon University (CMU). Case Western Reserve University competed in the Midwest Invitational in Madison, Wis....

Spring sun and sets

Spring sun and sets

Evan Rose, Staff Reporter

March 19, 2015

The men’s tennis team recently finished a tour of California over spring break, playing eight games against schools from San Diego to Pomono. The Spartans, ranked 12th in the Intercollegiate Tennis Association (ITA) rankings, finished the trip with a 4-4 record, bringing them to a 10-7 record overall....

High level face-off

Kevin Wang, Contributing Reporter

October 9, 2014

The women’s tennis team traveled to the Middlebury Invitational tournament this past weekend, where they competed against top teams in the nation. This tournament, which was held Oct. 3-5, was hosted by Middlebury College in Middlebury, Vt. The participating teams were among the best in the division:...

Kanagasegar leads Spartans in regional tennis championship

Kevin Wang, Contributing Reporter

September 25, 2014

The women’s tennis team competed at the USTA/ITA Central Region Championship, a United States Tennis Association intercollegiate tournament at the Stowe Stadium of Kalamazoo College in Kalamazoo, Mich. this past weekend. At this tournament that took place last weekend from Sept. 19-21, the Spartans...

Women’s tennis serves up strong start

Kevin Wang, Contributing Reporter

September 18, 2014

The women’s tennis team had a successful opening of this fall season at the Oberlin College Invitational. This tournament spanned the course of Sept. 12-14 at the Don Hunsinger Tennis Courts in Oberlin College, where the Spartans faced off against teams from schools around the state and nearby states. ...

A powerful pairing

Katie Wieser, Executive Editor & Publisher

April 24, 2014

Case Western Reserve University tennis player Taylor Sweeney has always been on her friend Michelle Djohan’s side. “Okay so the summer going into senior year, I went to a match and my sister was playing next to Michelle (before I knew who she was),” explains Sweeney, “This girl was cheating...

Women’s tennis battling to contend in strong UAA

Katie Wieser, Director of Print

April 17, 2014

It was a week of ups and downs for the Case Western Reserve University women’s tennis team as they achieved their highest-ever national ranking of No. 23 on Thursday then traveled to Chicago on Friday, April 11 to face off against three tough regional opponents. The team stayed at .500 with a win and...

Home court advantage

Katie Wieser, Director of Print

April 11, 2014

Wesleyan University to open and close a tough week. The team faced off against three schools in five days and ended up with two more wins and a lot of lessons learned against a tough division opponent. The team started their home stand against Wooster College on Wednesday, April 2 with a 9-0 sweep...

Womens’ tennis shows promise

Katie Wieser, Director of Print

April 3, 2014

The Case Western Reserve University women’s tennis team has moved to .500 so far in the spring season as the ladies get ready to head into the last month of their season with outdoor play. Facing off against six nationally ranked opponents in their last nine matches, the team has been tested since...

Women’s tennis handed first losses in Tennessee

Katie Wieser, Director of Print

February 28, 2014

The women’s tennis team was dealt their first losses of the spring season on the road this weekend as they faced off against Emory University and Sewanee University in Tennessee. Both teams came in ranked higher than Case Western Reserve University and the high level of skill and experience showed...

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