The Observer

Spartans close out dual season and honor seniors in style

Ben Resnick, Staff Reporter

February 9, 2018


Filed under Sports, Swimming & Diving

On a day to honor the graduating students for their contributions to the program over the last four years, the Case Western Reserve University swimming and diving team finished out the dual meet part of their season with a bang. The men's team picked up a 229-66 victory over Baldwin Wallace University...

Spartan swimmers and divers kick past competition

Spartan swimmers and divers kick past competition

Ben Resnick, Staff Reporter

February 2, 2018


Filed under Sports, Swimming & Diving

The Case Western Reserve University men's and women's swimming and diving teams traveled to Hillsdale, Michigan on Saturday, Jan. 27,  where both squads were victorious. The men’s team beat in-state rival Ohio Northern University (ONU) on Saturday, while the women's squad defeated ONU and NCAA Div...

Swimming and diving drops first meet after winter break

Swimming and diving drops first meet after winter break

Ben Resnick, Staff Reporter

January 26, 2018


Filed under Swimming & Diving

The Case Western Reserve University swimming and diving teams returned from winter break and hosted State University of New York at Geneseo in a dual meet at the Veale Natatorium on Jan. 19 and 20. While the Spartans came out with some strong performances, the SUNY Geneseo Knights swam a near perfect...

Swimming and diving finishes strong before break

Ben Resnick, Staff Reporter

December 7, 2017


Filed under Sports, Swimming & Diving

Led by some great individual and team performances, the Case Western Reserve University swimming and diving teams were able to sweep both the men’s and women’s titles at the Wooster Invitational. Going up against a fleet of other schools from around the region, the Spartans were able to use their...

Swimmers shine in quad meet

Swimmers shine in quad meet

Ben Resnick, Staff Reporter

December 1, 2017


Filed under Sports, Swimming & Diving

The Case Western Reserve University men's and women's swimming and diving team hosted a quad meet in the Veale Natatorium on the afternoon of Saturday, Nov. 18. Both the men’s and women’s teams were victorious against all three opponents. The Spartan men defeated Gannon University 193.5-103.5,...

Swimming and diving pick up two wins

Ben Resnick, Staff Reporter

November 10, 2017


Filed under Sports, Swimming & Diving

The swimming and diving teams took part in two competitive dual meets this past weekend with both the men’s and women’s teams picking up wins against the College of Wooster on Friday, Nov. 3 and Oberlin College on Saturday, Nov. 4. Against the College of Wooster, the men’s team was able to cruise...

Swim teams fall to rival CMU

Ben Resnick, Staff Reporter

November 2, 2017


Filed under Sports, Swimming & Diving

On Saturday, Oct. 28, the men’s and women’s swimming and diving teams faced their biggest test of the young season traveling to Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania to go up against fellow University Athletic Association (UAA) rival Carnegie Mellon University (CMU). Despite a strong fight, the CMU Tartans c...

Swim teams make a splash to start the season

Ben Resnick, Staff Reporter

October 27, 2017


Filed under Sports, Swimming & Diving

The Case Western Reserve University swimming and diving teams came out firing on all cylinders this season as the men beat John Carroll University (JCU) 211.5-76.5, and the women beat JCU 215-76 in the first dual meet for each team. This first meet allowed the Spartans to shake some of the rust from ...

Swimmers cap off season at NCAA Championships

Swimmers cap off season at NCAA Championships

Ben Resnick, Staff Reporter

March 24, 2017


Filed under Sports, Swimming & Diving

Over spring break the men’s swimming and diving team sent four members down to Texas to compete in the NCAA Division III Championships. The meet took place in Shenandoah, and the Spartan men tallied a 40th place finish. Competing for the Spartans were second-year student Brody Schmidt, third-year st...

Spartans keep rolling at Midwest Invitational

Ben Resnick, Staff Reporter

February 24, 2017


Filed under Sports, Swimming & Diving

Just one week after the conference swim meet, a small squad of swimmers went to compete at the two-day Midwest Invitational, hosted by the University of Chicago. While the full Case Western Reserve University swim team was not in attendance, the few that did make the trip had big performances. A team...

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