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CWRU track and field teams excel at Jim Wuske Invitational

CWRU track and field teams excel at Jim Wuske Invitational

Shounak Bose, Staff Reporter

February 12, 2016


Filed under Sports, Track and Field

The Case Western Reserve University Men’s and Women’s Track and Field Team put together a strong showing at the Jim Wuske Invitational at the University of Mount Union. Although multiple athletes posted personal records, the athletes still were competing for the team. “There is no point in...

Return of the Obelisk

Return of the Obelisk

Shounak Bose, Staff Reporter

February 5, 2016


Filed under Sports, Top Stories, Track and Field

The Case Western Reserve University Men and Women’s Track and Field team defeated Carnegie Mellon University by a score of 146-126 in the annual Battle for the Obelisk on Saturday, Jan. 30. Multiple Spartans were able to beat school, meet and career records. Fourth-year student Christen Saccucci...

Track and field teams produce impressive performance at Defiance Invitational

Track and field teams produce impressive performance at Defiance Invitational

Shounak Bose, Staff Reporter

January 29, 2016


Filed under Sports, Track and Field

In their second meet of the season, both the Case Western Reserve University men’s and women’s track and field teams finished in first place at the Defiance Invitational meet on Saturday. The Spartans were led by a pair of record breaking performances. The men were led by first-year student and...

CWRU Track and Field teams return to competition

CWRU Track and Field teams return to competition

Shounak Bose, Staff Reporter

January 22, 2016


Filed under Sports, Track and Field

Top Finishes Women Last Season: 1st of 5, 2nd of 5, 2nd of 10, 3rd of 7 Top Finishes Men Last Season: 1st of 4, 2nd of 5, 3rd of 9, 4th of 12 Top Rival: Carnegie Mellon University Newcomers: 15 women, 9 men Last Season UAA Standing: 4th of 7 (men), 4th of 7 (women) Returning Seniors: 17 women,...

Track and Field squads both finish fourth at UAA Outdoor Championship

J.P. O'Hagan, Sports Editor

May 1, 2015


Filed under Sports, Track and Field

Here's how the track and field teams did last season.

Track and field goes the distance

Noah Staton, Staff Reporter

March 27, 2015


Filed under Sports, Track and Field

This past weekend, the Case Western Reserve University men and women’s track and field teams kicked off their outdoor season with an invitational in Virginia. The weather was warm and the stage was set for our teams to enjoy some friendly competition. The Washington and Lee Track & Field Carnival was...

Spartans head outside

Noah Stanton, Contributing Reporter

March 20, 2015


Filed under Sports, Track and Field

This weekend marked the end of the NCAA Division III Indoor track season. After a record-breaking season, our Spartan men and women look forward to turning heads outside. Two weeks ago, before spring break, the track and field team had an impressive display of talent and athleticism at the 2015 University...

Freshman pulling weight

Noah Staton, Contributing Reporter

February 27, 2015


Filed under Sports, Track and Field

This past weekend, the Case Western Reserve University Spartan Track and Field team showed their true colors, with the men and women placing first and second at the Greater Cleveland College Championship, respectively. This weekend was the last meet before the much anticipated University Athletic Association...

Three records fall

Three records fall

Evan Rose, Staff Reporter

February 13, 2015


Filed under Sports, Top Stories, Track and Field

Case Western Reserve University track and field took part in the University of Mount Union’s Jim Wuske Invitational on Feb. 7. The Spartans competed against a mix of teams, ranging from familiar schools such as John Carroll University to even a few Ohio State University athletes. Senior Mark Kulinski...

Spartans victorious

Spartans victorious

JP. O’Hagan, Sports Editor

February 5, 2015


Filed under Sports, Track and Field

The men’s and women’s track and field teams have won the Battle for the Obelisk against arch rival, Carnegie Mellon University. The women’s team won the indoor meet by a score of 81-55 and the men narrowly outscored the visiting Tartans, who scored 70-66, as both squads combined for a 151-121...

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