The Observer

Men drown competition, win Veale classic; women split

Peter Cooke, Sports Editor

November 19, 2010

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

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

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 5, 2010

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 29, 2010

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...

Club team suffers another tough loss

Lisa Viers, Contributing Reporter

October 15, 2010

With last week’s loss to CMU behind them, the CWRU Ice Hockey Club was ready to come out with a win against the Community College of Allegheny County last Friday, Oct 8. For the first two periods, victory was in sight for the Spartans. However, as the third period progressed, things started to fall...

Spartan club hockey gets thumped by Tartans

Lisa Viers, Contributing Reporter

October 8, 2010

Around 200 people, mostly CWRU students, came to the Cleveland Heights Recreation Center the night of Oct. 1 to cheer on their hockey team. Some fans held signs with player’s numbers on them, and others chanted to support their Spartans—“Goalie Joe!” “Mike Jones!” “Canada!” (The latter...

Hockey opens season tonight

Hockey opens season tonight

Sonya Narla, Assistant Sports Editor

October 1, 2010

If you don’t know about Case’s hockey team, it’s about time you get acquainted. Meet six-time-winner of the Case Western Reserve University club of Year award and favorite club team on campus. Though it’s been three years since the Case Ice Hockey club has had a winning season, and though they...

Freshly hired swimming head coach to kick off a new era

Freshly hired swimming head coach to kick off a new era

Peter Cooke, Sports Editor

September 24, 2010

After weeks of uncertainty the Case Western Reserve University swimming and diving team has acquired a new head coach. Director of Athletics Dave Diles announced the decision to hire Doug Milliken last week. After spending the past four years at University Athletic Association rival University of Chicago,...

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