The Observer

Spartans heat up, sink Polar Bears on Seniors’ Day

Peter Cooke, Sports Editor

February 1, 2013

No. 22 men upset No. 19 ONU 118.5-100.5, women 175-123 The Case Western Reserve University swimming and diving teams gave their seniors a winning sendoff as the Spartans swept visiting Ohio Northern University on Saturday at the Veale Natatorium. The women topped the Polar Bears 175-123, on the ...

Jacobson named UAA Diver of the Week

Staff Reports

January 28, 2013

For the second time this season and for the fifth time in his career, Case Western Reserve University junior Daniel Jacobson has been named the University Athletic Association Diver of the Week. Jacobson swept diving events in the Spartans' 228-70 dual meet victory versus Allegheny College (Pa.)...

Men wrangle Gators in the pool with 228-70 win

Men wrangle Gators in the pool with 228-70 win

Peter Cooke, Sports Editor

January 27, 2013

Women fall just short in 150-149 loss to Allegheny   The Veale Natatorium scoreboard might have been broken, but the Case Western Reserve University men’s swimming and diving team was rolling on all cylinders.  The Spartans won 15-of-16 events; all but the 100-yard butterfly, as they cru...

All eight UAA teams in Director’s Cup top-65

Peter Cooke, Sports Editor

January 18, 2013

With the final fall rankings of the Division III Learfield Sports Directors’ Cup having been released, the rest of the country is even more aware of what Case Western Reserve University and University Athletic Association student athletes have known all along: that the UAA is consistently the best...

Men win third straight Wooster Invite, women fourth

Men win third straight Wooster Invite, women fourth

Peter Cooke, Sports Editor

December 7, 2012

Dillione resets school records in 100-, 200-yard butterfly The No. 13 nationally ranked Case Western Reserve University men’s swimming and diving team won its third straight annual College of Wooster Invitational. The men swam to the team title with 23 top five finishes, including 11 on the...

First CSCAA poll has men’s swimming and diving 13th in nation

Peter Cooke, Sports Editor

December 1, 2012

The first edition of the College Swim Coaches Association of America’s coaches’ poll was released this past Monday, Nov. 28 and the Case Western Reserve University swimming and diving team was ranked No. 13 in Division III. The CSCAA’s rankings are determined by six coaches and rank the top...

Spartans win inaugural Cleveland City Tournament

Spartans win inaugural Cleveland City Tournament

Peter Cooke, Sports Editor

November 16, 2012

Swimmers knock out Yeomen 379-212 with 22 first places  The Case Western Reserve University swimming and diving teams won the inaugural Cleveland City Tournament by defeating Oberlin College by a combined score of 379-212. The Spartans won 22 of the meet’s 32 events, including seven 1-2...

Spartans sweep opening weekend Cleveland City Tournament

Spartans sweep opening weekend Cleveland City Tournament

Peter Cooke, Sports Editor

November 9, 2012

Men improve to 6-0, women to 3-3, to face Oberlin in championship The Case Western Reserve University swimming and diving teams both swept the opening weekend of the Cleveland City Tournament last weekend at the Veale Natatorium. Competing against Division II foes Lake Erie College and Notre D...

Spartan Spotlight: Sara Tillie

Spartan Spotlight: Sara Tillie

November 9, 2012

Sara Tillie is a junior on the women’s swimming and diving team. Tillie is from Fallston, Md. and is majoring in medical anthropology and Asian studies.   Ben Yavitt: It is good to hear from you, Sara. How long have you been a swimmer? Sara Tillie: 15 years. BY: Impressive. I know I...

No. 6 men open season with 4-0 win, No. 16 women 1-3

No. 6 men open season with 4-0 win, No. 16 women 1-3

Peter Cooke, Sports Editor

November 2, 2012

The Case Western Reserve University men’s swimming and diving team continued its rise into the national spotlight over the past few years as the team opened the 2012-13 season with a 4-0 win at the University Athletic Association Invitational hosted by the University of Rochester. The women’s swimming...

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