The Observer

Swimming team shines in meet versus Ohio Northern

Skyler Phillips, Staff Reporter

January 31, 2014

The Spartans had a very unusual meet this weekend against Ohio Northern, due to the bad weather raging across the state. Instead of the normal travel meet, the team stayed at home and had a virtual meet; in this meet, the Spartans swam in Veale, and sent their times in to the team over at Ohio Northern...

Spartan swimmers enjoy mid-season hiatus before championship meets

Skyler Phillips, Contributing Reporter

January 17, 2014

After the Wooster invitational this winter, the Spartans are just a little over halfway done with their season, with only six meets to go. These meets consist of three dual meets, a conference meet, the NCAA championships and an invitational. The Spartans have been busy outside of the pool during...

Spartans Face Turbulent Waters at Quad Meet

Skyler Phillips, Contributing Reporter

November 26, 2013

This weekend’s home quad meet may have left the Spartans feeling a bit ambivalent about the results. The men had victory over two of the three teams, with victories of 222.5 to 67.5 against Grove City and 172.5 to 106.5 against Gannon University and a loss 195 to 102 against Kenyon College. The women en...

Spartan swimming and diving makes a splash in first meet at home

Katie Wieser, Sports Editor

November 8, 2013

The Spartan swimming and diving teams claimed the top spot in the first round of the Greater Cleveland Tournament last weekend at home. They will face off against Oberlin College in the final round this Saturday at the Veale Natatorium. The teams went up against area rivals John Carroll University...

Swimming and diving plunges into season

Katie Wieser, Sports Editor

November 4, 2013

The Spartan swimming and diving teams weathered a tough opening weekend at Carnegie Mellon University with both the men and women’s teams losing to the conference rival. The men’s team lost by a score of 178-108 and the women’s team lost 191-101.The meet was one of the more difficult ones that...

Dillione named two-time All-American in 100-, 200-yard butterfly

Dillione named two-time All-American in 100-, 200-yard butterfly

Peter Cooke, Sports Editor

March 29, 2013

Swimmer finishes 12th, 14th in first ever trip to national champinonship Case Western Reserve University junior captain Maggie Dillione returned from the 2013 NCAA Division III Championship a two-time All-American after a pair of top-16 finishes. The meet was held at the Conroe ISD Natatorium in Shena...

Dillione looks to leave mark at NCAA Championship

Dillione looks to leave mark at NCAA Championship

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March 22, 2013

Swimmer seeded 4th in 200 fl, 14th in 100 fly in nation Case Western Reserve University junior captain Maggie Dillione opened her week at the 2013 NCAA Division III Championship Meet on Wednesday morning at Conroe Natatorium in Shenandoah, Texas. Dillione, whose specialty event is the 200-yard...

No. 16 men swimmers fourth, women sixth at conference championships

No. 16 men swimmers fourth, women sixth at conference championships

Peter Cooke, Sports Editor

February 22, 2013

Spartans set nine records, Dillione 200 fly champion The No. 16 Case Western Reserve University men’s swimming and diving team picked up a fourth-place finish while the women finished sixth at the 2013 University Athletic Association Championship. The men dropped a spot from their third place fi...

Spartans prepare for UAA Championship in Chicago

Spartans prepare for UAA Championship in Chicago

Peter Cooke, Sports Editor

February 15, 2013

The University Athletic Association swimming and diving championship will take place this weekend as Case Western Reserve University travels to the University of Chicago’s Gerald Ratner Athletics Center.  The Spartans travel to Chicago following a pair of late season surges as the men finished 14-2-1...

Swimmers finish regular season strong with sweep at B-W

Swimmers finish regular season strong with sweep at B-W

Peter Cooke, Sports Editor

February 8, 2013

No. 22 men finish 14-2-1 overall, women improve to 8-9 with wins The Case Western Reserve University swimming and diving teams rounded out their regular-season schedule with a sweep of crosstown rival Baldwin Wallace University last Friday, Feb. 1.  The men cruised to a 153-72 victory in the sprint-di...

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