The Observer

Swimming and diving sweep Allegheny

Swimming and diving sweep Allegheny

Peter Cooke, Sports Editor

January 27, 2012


Filed under Sports, Swimming & Diving

No. 12 men remain undefeated, women improve to 2-7 The Case Western Reserve University swimming and diving teams picked up a pair of solid wins at Allegheny College: the men’s team topped the Gators 157-131 and the women won 154-139. The meet was the Spartans’ first of the spring semester after a...

Slow starts doom women on road trip

Slow starts doom women on road trip

Heath Hudgins, Staff Reporter

January 27, 2012


Filed under Basketball, Sports, Women's Basketball

Early double digit deficits prove too large to overcome in late efforts If you weren’t paying close attention, you might mistake the tension in the gym for that of a WNBA game, rather than the Spartans going against the Eagles and Yellow Jackets. On Friday, Jan. 20, the Spartans’ women’s basket...

Women fall behind early, lose to Baldwin-Wallace

Women fall behind early, lose to Baldwin-Wallace

Nora Fitzgerald, Contributing Reporter

December 3, 2010


Filed under Basketball, Sports, Women's Basketball

The women’s basketball team suffered its first loss of the season to Baldwin-Wallace College 69-62 last Tuesday. Held scoreless for the first five minutes of play, the Spartans never were able to surmount the Yellow Jacket’s lead, trailing by as many as 17 points. Despite the slow start, the Spartans...

Spartans encounter cold spell late in second half, go 0-2 in JCU tournament

Spartans encounter cold spell late in second half, go 0-2 in JCU tournament

Kate Clancy, Staff Reporter

December 3, 2010


Filed under Basketball, Men's Basketball, Sports

After earning a high preseason ranking and taking a win in their season opener, the men’s varsity basketball has hit a rough patch, dropping the five games following their season opener. This weekend, the Spartans entered the John Steadman Classic hosted by nearby John Carroll University tournament...

Men seeded second in UAA, eye historic season

Men seeded second in UAA, eye historic season

Kate Clancy, Staff Reporter

November 19, 2010


Filed under Basketball, Men's Basketball, Sports

The men’s varsity basketball team anticipates the best season of that Case Western Reserve University may have ever seen. The Spartans are already (1-0), winning their season opener on Monday, Nov. 15th at Horsburgh Gymnasium. Case Western Reserve entered the game holding the No. 2 spot in the University...

Men drown competition, win Veale classic; women split

Peter Cooke, Sports Editor

November 19, 2010


Filed under Men's Swimming, Swimming & Diving, Women's Swimming

The Spartan men’s swimming and diving team blew its competition out of the water this past weekend as Case Western Reserve University hosted the Veale Classic. The men lost just one race all weekend as they systematically dismantled rival College of Wooster 180-57 on Friday night and Oberlin College...

Women to improve winning season, sixth-place finish

Women to improve winning season, sixth-place finish

Nora Fitzgerald, Contributing Reporter

November 19, 2010


Filed under Basketball, Sports, Women's Basketball

The Case Western Reserve women’s basketball team is eager to begin play in the 2010-2011 season. Seeking their third winning season in four years, the Spartans are coming off a 13-12 finish last year and look to continue their winning ways. The Spartans have their eyes set on improving on last year’s...

Spartan swim team host Veale Classic this weekend

Peter Cooke, Sports Editor

November 12, 2010


Filed under Men's Swimming, Sports, Swimming & Diving, Women's Swimming

John Carroll University vs. Oberlin College 5 p.m. Case Western Reserve vs. College of Wooster 7 p.m. Consolation Meet 11:30 a.m. Championship Meet 2:00 p.m. Location: Veale Natatorium Men’s Recap: Spartans enter the Veale Classic with a 2-0 record for the first time since the invitational beg...

Spartans open season with brilliant showing at Rochester

Peter Cooke, Sports Editor

November 4, 2010


Filed under Men's Swimming, Sports, Swimming & Diving, Women's Swimming

Case Western Reserve University's swimming and diving teams got off to one of the best starts in school history. The teams opened up their season against UAA competition in a tri-meet with New York University at the University of Rochester. The past few years the Spartans have had slow starts to the...

Hockey picks up first win against CalU

Lisa Viers, Contributing Reporter

October 28, 2010


Filed under Hockey, Sports

The Case Western Reserve University Ice Hockey Club had a triumphant game against California University of Pennsylvania on Saturday, Oct. 23. The night ended with CWRU winning 5-4 against the Vulcans in a hard-fought game. The win was a big turnaround from last season, when CWRU (1-2) lost to CalU 6-2...

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