The Observer

Running and jumping into the new year

Running and jumping into the new year

Noah Crowley, Staff Reporter

January 20, 2017


Filed under Sports, Track and Field

 The Spartans invaded Kent State University for a track and field meet at the beginning of December. Case Western Reserve University had participants in a large variety of events throughout the two-day meet. The first day had far fewer Spartans participate than the second, but both days saw Spartans plac...

Spartans dominate top three

Noah Crowley, Staff Reporter

December 9, 2016


Filed under Sports, Track and Field

The Spartans shined in the Fourth Annual Case Western Reserve University Spartan Holiday Classic, totalling a large sum of top three performances. Of these top-three performances, CWRU had four first-place finishes. Both the men’s and women’s track and field teams earned top three performances f...

One Final Meet, One Last Record for Track and Field

Eddie Kerekes, Sports Editor

May 27, 2016


Filed under Sports, Track and Field

In what turned out to be their final meet of the year, the men’s 4x100 meter relay team set one final record for the Spartans when they competed at the Great Lakes Elite Meet on May 19. Third-year student Nathaniel Wahner, second-year students Adrian Cannon and Zak Hurd and first-year student Rasheed ...

Track and Field tunes up before UAAs

Eddie Kerekes, Sports Editor

April 22, 2016


Filed under Sports, Track and Field

Multiple runners on both the men’s and women’s track and field teams broke school records at the All-Ohio Outdoor Championships on Saturday, April 16, but both teams finished in the middle of the pack overall. The men’s team took seventh place out of 19 teams that participated in the meet at Ohi...

Strong performances lead track and field teams to pair of third place finishes

Strong performances lead track and field teams to pair of third place finishes

Shounak Bose, Staff Reporter

April 15, 2016


Filed under Sports, Top Stories, Track and Field

On Sunday both the men’s and women’s track and field teams finished third out of nine teams with exactly 104 points at the Marv Frye Invitational at Ohio Wesleyan. The women’s team was led to a victory by second-year student Claire Plunkett, a second-place performance by fourth-year student...

Track and field teams finish fifth and sixth

Track and field teams finish fifth and sixth

Shounak Bose, Staff Reporter

April 8, 2016


Filed under Sports, Track and Field

Led by multiple performances that are ranked among the best in the entire University Athletic Association (UAA), the Case Western Reserve University track and field teams were able to take fifth and sixth out of 12 teams at the Wooster Invitational last weekend. On the women’s team, the top performers...

Solid performances lead track and field teams

Solid performances lead track and field teams

Shounak Bose, Staff Reporter

April 1, 2016


Filed under Sports, Track and Field

Both the men and women’s track and field teams won by a significant margin at the Dick Small Meet at Defiance College over the weekend. The women’s team finished with 149 points, 29 points higher than the next closest team, Alma College. The men’s team won by an even larger margin, finishing...

Track and field teams start outdoor season on strong note

Track and field teams start outdoor season on strong note

Shounak Bose, Staff Reporter

March 25, 2016


Filed under Sports, Top Stories, Track and Field

In their first meet in the outdoor season the weekend of March 18, the Case Western Reserve University men’s and women’s track and field teams turned in multiple first-place finishes at the Washington and Lee Carnival in Lexington, Virginia. The women’s team was led by first and second-place...

Track and field teams break records

Track and field teams break records

Shounak Bose, Staff Reporter

February 26, 2016


Filed under Sports, Track and Field

Led by multiple record-breaking performances by runners, the Case Western Reserve University men’s track and field team was able to finish first out of four teams with 190 points in the Greater Cleveland Colleges Meet, while the women’s team finished second out of six teams with 125 points. CWRU...

CWRU track and field team breaks several records at All-Ohio Championships

CWRU track and field team breaks several records at All-Ohio Championships

Shounak Bose, Staff Reporter

February 19, 2016


Filed under Sports, Top Stories, Track and Field

On Saturday, Feb. 13, at the All-Ohio Championships at Otterbein, the Case Western Reserve University track and field teams broke multiple records for the school and conference, allowing the men’s team to finish sixth and the women’s team to finish ninth out of 17 teams. The Spartans were led...

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