The Observer

Spartan Spotlight: Chris Emr

September 21, 2012

Chris Emr is a senior on the men’s swimming and diving team. Emr is from Rockville, MD and is studying engineering physics.   Peter Cooke: Chris, welcome to the Spartan Spotlight. Let’s go ahead and get started, how long have you been swimming? Chris Emr: I’ve been swimming now for ...

This year in Spartan sports

Peter Cooke and Shinichi Inoue

April 27, 2012

The past year was marked with seasons of record breaking performances all across the athletic spectrum. The men’s soccer team woke up and became a juggernaut under All-American striker Vinny Bell. Bell shattered the program record for goals by 11. The men’s counterparts on the pitch may not have...

Swimmers break three records at Last Chance Meet

Swimmers break three records at Last Chance Meet

compiled from staff reports

March 2, 2012

Looking to hit records and qualifying marks, select members of the Case Western Reserve University swimming & diving teams competed at the Midwest Invitational Last Chance Meet on Friday and Saturday, Feb. 24-25, at Myers-McLoraine Pool at the University of Chicago. Two school records were broken...

Men finish 3rd, women 7th at UAA Swimming and Diving Championships

Men finish 3rd, women 7th at UAA Swimming and Diving Championships

Peter Cooke, Sports Editor

February 24, 2012

Men match best finish ever as Milliken, Wylam, and Johnson win Men’s Coaching Staff of the Year The final heat of the men’s 400-yard free relay, comprised of freshmen Eric Haufler and Caleb Allen and sophomores Heath Hudgins and Gus Bailey, touched the wall in fourth place, and the crowd in the...

Unequaled Athletic Association

Unequaled Athletic Association

Peter Cooke, Sports Editor

February 17, 2012

The University Athletic Association has long been touted by its athletes and coaches as one of the top conferences in just about every sport in which it competes. Some may disagree, but when the UAA swimming and diving championship comes to Cleveland and the Veale Natatorium Feb. 15-18, it will be an...

Rochester leads UAA Championship after day one

Rochester leads UAA Championship after day one

Peter Cooke, Sports Editor

February 17, 2012

After day one of the University Athletic Association swimming and diving championships on Wednesday, Feb. 15, the University of Rochester women lead thanks to their depth of divers. Sara Spielman, Rachel deLahunta, Meg Braun, and Joanna Wallace all placed in the top eight for the Yellowjackets, who sc...

UAA Swimming and Diving Championships come to Cleveland

Peter Cooke, Sports Editor

February 17, 2012

Emory University continues to be the cream of the crop of the UAA: the women come off their second straight national championship and the men are fixed firmly in third in the College Swimming Coaches Association of America top 25, behind perennial top two Kenyon University and Denison University. However,...

Swimmers fall at Polar Bears, top Yellow Jackets

Swimmers fall at Polar Bears, top Yellow Jackets

compiled from staff reports

February 3, 2012

For the first time in 15 dual meets dating back to November 2010, the No. 14 nationally ranked Case Western Reserve University men's swimming and diving team was on the losing end of the scoreboard, falling to No. 11 Ohio Northern University, 158-136, on Saturday afternoon at the ONU Sports Center. Th...

Swimming and diving sweep Allegheny

Swimming and diving sweep Allegheny

Peter Cooke, Sports Editor

January 27, 2012

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...

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...

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