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Spartan wrestlers split their results at home

David Hoffman, Staff Reporter

February 14, 2014

It was an eventful day at the Horsburgh Gymnasium, as the Spartan wrestling team split its tri-meet against the College of Mount Saint Joseph and Wheeling Jesuit University. The team put on its best performance of the season, beginning with their match against Mount Saint Joseph. A couple of early...

Invitational brings mixed results for Spartan Wrestlers

David Hoffman, Staff Reporter

February 9, 2014

It was a solid weekend for the Spartan wrestlers at the Pete Willson-Wheaton College Invitational, as they continued their season-long display of improvement in the tournament. When it was all said and done, the Spartans finished tied for 22nd place in the 32 school tournament. The team continued to...

Spartan wrestlers fight until the end in first home match

David Hoffman, Staff Reporter

January 31, 2014

The Spartan wrestlers came out fighting on Saturday, but ultimately fell short to Washington & Jefferson College in their home opener. The final score of 33-9 was deceiving; a great majority of the matches were closely contested, coming down to the wire. The decisions slowly piled up for Washington...

Spartan wrestling team continues steady improvement

David Hoffman, Staff Reporter

January 17, 2014

The Spartan wrestling team didn’t take much of a break. Instead, it took the opportunity to make improvements and showcase significant positive strides in their tournaments and matches. The improvement actually began on Dec. 7, at the Rochester Institute of Technology. The RIT Invitational in...

English, Hall named All-UAA, wrestlers third at conference championships

English, Hall named All-UAA, wrestlers third at conference championships

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February 22, 2013

Graduate student Dale English and freshman Josh Hall each earned all-conference honors, while Hall was also named the league’s Rookie of the Year as the Case Western Reserve University wrestling team went 0-2 versus No. 17 nationally-ranked New York University and host University of Chicago during...

Wrestlers finish 26th at Wheaton’s Willson Invite

Wrestlers finish 26th at Wheaton’s Willson Invite

Compiled from Staff Reports

February 8, 2013

Led by 2-2 performances from graduate student Dale English and freshman Josh Hall, the Case Western Reserve University wrestling team placed 26th at the annual Pete Willson Invitational, hosted by Wheaton College on Feb. 1-2 at King Arena. The Spartans were represented by one wrestler in nine of the...

Grapples snap 29-match losing streak, grab first win since 2010

Peter Cooke, Sports Editor

January 18, 2013

Freshman Pierce Curran's pin at 197 pounds gave the Case Western Reserve University wrestling team its first dual match victory since 2010, as the Spartans edged Rochester Institute of Technology, 21-20, on the second and final day of the annual Budd Whitehill Duals, hosted by Lycoming College at Lamade...

Grapplers finish 11th at RIT Tournament

Grapplers finish 11th at RIT Tournament

Peter Cooke, Sports Editor

December 7, 2012

Freshman Eric Sullivan posted a 4-2 record in the 157-pound weight class as the Case Western Reserve University wrestling team placed 11th during the 47th Annual Rochester Institute of Technology Tournament on Saturday at Gordon Fieldhouse. In his first collegiate action, the first-year Spartan opened...

Spartan grapplers fall in home opener

Peter Cooke, Sports Editor

November 16, 2012

Rookie Hall shows promise with 4-2 record  The Case Western Reserve University wrestling team opened up its season this past weekend at the Washington & Jefferson Invitational on Saturday, Nov. 10, before hosting local rival John Carroll University on Tuesday, Nov. 13. The Spartan...

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...

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