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Discussing possible names of the new Seattle hockey team

Discussing possible names of the new Seattle hockey team

Andrew Ford, Sports Editor

December 7, 2018


Filed under Hockey, Sports, Top Stories

On Tuesday Dec. 4, the NHL announced they will expand the league to 32 teams, with a new franchise beginning play for the 2021-2022 season in Seattle. This addition is a win for both Seattle and the NHL. Seattle is a sports town that boasts some of the best fans in the United States. For the NHL, t...

Can the Blue Jackets live up to expectations?

Can the Blue Jackets live up to expectations?

Nicholas Kamlet, Staff Reporter

November 2, 2018


Filed under Hockey, Sports

It was the best of times, it was the worst of times. What is going on with the Columbus Blue Jackets? At first glance, they have an amazing team. They are off to a fairly good start, currently tied for fourth in their division after 10 games. Superstar Artemi Panarin is off to a hot start with 15...

Observer sports reporters podcast

Niko Kamlet and Andrew Ford

February 2, 2018


Filed under Baseball, Basketball, Football, Hockey, Sports

Andrew, Eddie and Niko return to discuss All-Star Games across different sports leagues. Starting with hockey, they suggest improvements to all of the four major leagues' games. They also discuss Brock Boeser's breakout. Tune in next week for the latest installment of The Observer sports reporters podcast. ...

On the other side of the boards

Billy Heyen, Staff Reporter

November 6, 2015


Filed under Hockey, Sports

It isn’t every day that you get to go watch a sporting event from the bottom level at Quicken Loans Arena. This Saturday, that is just what Case Western Reserve University students were able to do as the club hockey team played The College of Wooster at the Q. With seating restricted to only a few...

Spartan hockey beats Wooster 8-4 while playing on Lake Erie Monster’s ice

Spartan hockey beats Wooster 8-4 while playing on Lake Erie Monster’s ice

JP. O'Hagan, Sports Editor

November 6, 2015


Filed under Hockey, Sports, Top Stories

While the Case Western Reserve University campus lacks an ice rink, that doesn’t stop the Spartans from putting together an extremely talented ice hockey team or a dedicated fan base. This talent was on full display this past weekend as the Spartans took down the visiting College of Wooster on the...

Case Ice Hockey Club skates into new season

JP. O’Hagan, Sports Editor

October 2, 2014


Filed under Hockey, Sports

Are you a big hockey fan? Waiting for the NHL season to start up again? Or are you just looking for something different to do this weekend? Then the solution is to go to the Case Ice Hockey Club home opener. The Case Ice Hockey team opened their regular season on the road against top rival Carnegie...

Case Ice Hockey Club gears up

Case Ice Hockey Club gears up

Katie Wieser, Sports Editor

January 23, 2014


Filed under Hockey, Sports, Top Stories

The Case Ice Hockey Club is looking to finish strong in the last four games of their 2013-2014 season. Despite three tough losses in the past four games, including two overtime losses, the Spartans are looking to do what they can to salvage a chance for the College Hockey Association playoffs. The...

Hockey club unable to finish off last-minute heroics with a win

Katie Wieser, Sports Editor

November 15, 2013


Filed under Hockey, Sports

The Case Western ice hockey club suffered their first home loss versus Gannon College at the Cleveland Heights Recreation Center last Friday. The team will have to work to gain ground in the division to make it to the Collegiate Ice Hockey Association playoffs at the end of the season. The Gannon...

Case Ice Hockey continues dominance

Katie Wieser, Sports Editor

November 8, 2013


Filed under Hockey, Sports

Case ice hockey wrapped up another busy weekend with a win versus Allegheny College at home and another loss on the road. The team faced off against Allegheny for the second time already this season, pulling their overall record against this team to 2-0. The match got off to a promising start with...

Case hockey club opens league play with split record

Katie Wieser, Sports Editor

November 4, 2013


Filed under Hockey, Sports

The Case ice hockey club started their league season last weekend with a home match versus Allegheny College and an away game at Gannon University. The team split the weekend with two exciting games against these divisional rivals. The first home game was also a breast cancer awareness event, with...

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