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Women’s basketball swept by conference foes

Women’s basketball swept by conference foes

David Chang, Staff Reporter

February 23, 2018


Filed under Basketball, Sports, Women's Basketball

The Case Western Reserve University women’s basketball team dropped games against Washington University in St. Louis (WashU) 99-61 and No. 11 University of Chicago 73-35. Although the Spartans seem to be amassing losses with their 1-12 University Athletic Association (UAA) record, the team is picking...

Women’s basketball drops two on Senior Night

Women’s basketball drops two on Senior Night

David Chang, Staff Reporter

February 16, 2018


Filed under Basketball, Sports, Women's Basketball

The Case Western Reserve University women’s basketball team played their final two games at home in the Horsburgh Gymnasium this weekend, losing to No. 20 University of Rochester 81-49 and Emory University 73-62. The Rochester game started with both teams running fast tempo offenses. The Spartans...

Men’s basketball boxed out

Men’s basketball boxed out

Sanjay Annigeri, Sports Editor

February 16, 2018


Filed under Basketball, Men's Basketball, Sports

When the clock read 0:00, the Case Western Reserve University men’s basketball team saw it all disappear. Their five-game win streak ended. Their 2017-2018 home schedule ended. The fourth-year star forward finished playing his final home game. Even with all the endings, there were many things to...

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...

Double-double

Double-double

Sanjay Annigeri, Staff Reporter

February 9, 2018


Filed under Basketball, Men's Basketball, Sports

Brandeis University and New York University (NYU) came into Adelbert Gymnasium with the fire of revenge burning inside of them. Instead of enjoying the sweet taste of revenge, they left with the bitter taste of defeat, all thanks to the Case Western Reserve University men’s basketball team. The Spartans...

Women’s basketball notches first UAA win over Throwback Weekend

Women’s basketball notches first UAA win over Throwback Weekend

David Chang, Staff Reporter

February 9, 2018


Filed under Basketball, Sports, Top Stories, Women's Basketball

When the sun comes out on a cold winter day and the temperature rises above 20 degrees, everyone feels blessed that they don’t have to suffer walking through the freezing snow. Like the sun, the Case Western Reserve University women’s basketball team busted out their bright yellow throwback Mather...

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...

Road warriors

Road warriors

Sanjay Annigeri, Staff Reporter

February 2, 2018


Filed under Basketball, Men's Basketball, Sports, Top Stories

The Case Western Reserve University men’s basketball team grabbed attention this past weekend as they defeated Brandeis University 89-58 on Friday, Jan. 26 and defeated New York University (NYU) 77-75 on Sunday, Jan. 28. With the two victories, the team swept a University Athletic Association (UAA)...

Hellmann moves up as Spartans drop two on the road again

David Chang, Staff Reporter

February 2, 2018


Filed under Basketball, Sports, Women's Basketball

The Case Western Reserve University women's basketball team traveled to Waltham, Massachusetts to play Brandeis University and then to New York City to play the New York University Violets (NYU). The Brandeis Judges found the Spartans guilty on the court, winning 63-42, and the Violets played with flying...

Observer sports reporters podcast

Niko Kamlet and Andrew Ford

February 2, 2018


Filed under Baseball, Basketball, Football, Hockey, Sports

Andrew, Eddie and Niko return to discuss All-Star Games across different sports leagues. Starting with hockey, they suggest improvements to all of the four major leagues' games. They also discuss Brock Boeser's breakout. Tune in next week for the latest installment of The Observer sports reporters podcast. ...

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