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Back from the brink

Eddie Kerekes, Sports Editor
November 11, 2016
Filed under Football, Sports

The ball bounced on the turf and third-year student Justin McMahon saw his chance to rescue the season. The linebacker pounced on the fumble at the three yard line, stopping Westminster College’s golden opportunity to win the game in the final seconds. The Case Western Reserve University footbal...

Powerful Offense and Strong Pitching Lead to Victory in Season Finale

Eddie Kerekes, Sports Editor
April 29, 2016
Filed under Baseball, Sports

On a chilly day at Progressive Field, the Spartans used a late offensive surge and strong starting pitching to defeat the John Carroll University (JCU) Blue Streaks 6-1 on Tuesday in their season finale. Though it was Senior Day for Case Western Reserve University, third-year starter Jake Shields stole the ...

Softball splits six before senior sendoff

Softball splits six before senior sendoff

Jacob Rayyan, Staff Reporter
April 22, 2016
Filed under Softball, Sports

The Case Western Reserve University softball team played six games this past week, resulting in three wins and three losses. The Spartans are now 17-19 on the season and 2-8 in the University Athletic Association. The Spartans played John Carroll University at home on Thursday, April 14, Ohio Wesley...

Men’s basketball win final game at home

Men’s basketball win final game at home

Jacob Rayyan, Staff Reporter
February 26, 2016
Filed under Basketball, Men's Basketball, Sports

The Spartans’ men’s basketball team split the last weekend of home play, losing to the University of Rochester and defeating Emory University. The Spartans are now 11-13 on the season as they play their last game. The team is currently 4-8 in the University Athletic Association (UAA). Fourth-year...

Sweet win for Spartan seniors as women’s basketball beats Emory at Senior Day battle

Sweet win for Spartan seniors as women’s basketball beats Emory at Senior Day battle

Billy Heyen, Staff Reporter
February 26, 2016
Filed under Basketball, Sports, Women's Basketball

This past weekend saw the Case Western Reserve University women’s basketball team play host to two teams in University Athletic Association (UAA) conference matchups. The first game saw the University of Rochester Yellowjackets come to town, and it certainly was a battle. The game went into overtime,...

Spartans triumphant in senior day meet

Spartans triumphant in senior day meet

Veijay Raj, Staff Reporter
February 5, 2016
Filed under Men's Swimming, Sports, Swimming & Diving, Women's Swimming

Last Saturday, Jan. 31, here at Case Western Reserve University, the women’s and men’s swimming and diving teams dominated Baldwin Wallace University. Neither team has lost since their second meet of the season as the men moved to 10-1-0 and the women moved to 10-1-1. The women defeated Baldwin...

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