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Spartans No. 25 after first set of Winter Championships in Directors Cup

courtesy Case Sports Information

March 23, 2012


Filed under Sports, Track and Field, Wrestling

One of the most successful fall athletics seasons in school history coupled with another solid campaign during the winter has earned Case Western Reserve University the No. 25 ranking in the first set of winter standings of the 2011-12 Division III Learfield Sports Directors’ Cup, announced today by...

Women fourth, men sixth at UAA’s Indoor Track and Field Championship

Women fourth, men sixth at UAA’s Indoor Track and Field Championship

Peter Cooke, Sports Editor

March 2, 2012


Filed under Sports, Track and Field

The Case Western Reserve University track and field teams return to Cleveland and warm weather ready for the outdoor season after a successful showing at New York University and the University Athletic Association Indoor Championship. The meet, which was held at the New Balance Track and Field Center,...

Spartans claim Obelisk with strong performance against Carnegie Mellon

Spartans claim Obelisk with strong performance against Carnegie Mellon

Peter Cooke, Sports Editor

February 10, 2012


Filed under Sports, Track and Field

Women run rampant while men can’t hold on Last weekend, the Case Western Reserve University track and field teams reclaimed the Obelisk trophy in the annual Battle for the Obelisk with Carnegie Mellon University. After a gut-wrenching one-point defeat to the Tartans last year, the Spartan women ma...

Battle for the Obelisk brings rival Tartans to town

Battle for the Obelisk brings rival Tartans to town

Peter Cooke, Sports Editor

February 3, 2012


Filed under Sports, Track and Field

Case looks to avenge one-point combined loss last year The 2012 Battle for the Obelisk by the Case Western Reserve University and Carnegie Mellon University track and field teams will be fueled with competitive fire from the UAA rivals, after Carnegie Mellon brought home the obelisk in 2011 with a o...

Spartan Spotlight: Eben Via

Spartan Spotlight: Eben Via

January 27, 2012


Filed under Spartan Spotlight, Sports, Track and Field

Eben Via is a senior thrower on the men’s track and field team. Via is from Evanston, Ill. and is studying mechanical engineering.   Ben Yavitt: Welcome, Eben, to a new year of the Spartan Spotlight. Lets start off as usual. How many years have you done track and field? Eben Via: Sev...

Spartans place 18th at cross country NCAA championships

Spartans place 18th at cross country NCAA championships

Ben Yavitt, Staff Reporter

December 3, 2010


Filed under Sports, Track and Field

Senior Justine Jeroski led Spartans with 11th place finish, earning All-American status for third time. After another dominating season, the Case Western Reserve University women’s Cross Country team returned from the NCAA DIII National Championships with some bragging rights. On Nov. 20, the Spa...

Spartan women third, men seventh at NCAA Division III Great Lakes Regional

Spartan women third, men seventh at NCAA Division III Great Lakes Regional

courtesy Case Sports Information

November 19, 2010


Filed under Sports, Track and Field

Senior Justine Jeroski placed fifth overall to earn an automatic berth to nationals and helped lead the Case Western Reserve women’s cross country team to a third-place finish in the NCAA Division III Great Lakes Cross Country Regional at Hope College on Saturday, November 13. The Spartan men finished...

Cross Country travels to Great Lakes Regional

Ben Yavitt, Staff Reporter

November 12, 2010


Filed under Sports, Track and Field

The CWRU men’s and women’s cross country teams better pack their warm clothes as they head north to compete in the 2010 NCAA DIII Great Lakes Regional Championships tomorrow. On Saturday Nov. 13, Hope College in Holland, Michigan will be hosting dozens of schools in the Great Lakes Region as they...

Women 2nd, Men 7th at UAA Championship

Women 2nd, Men 7th at UAA Championship

Ben Yavitt, Staff Reporter

November 5, 2010


Filed under Sports, Track and Field

The Case Western Reserve University men’s and women’s cross country teams both competed at the UAA cross-country championships on Saturday, Oct. 30. The women came out with a 3rd place finish out of the 8 UAA teams. The men’s squad took 7th place. The men’s team was lead by sophomore Chris...

2010 UAA cross country championship preview

Ben Yavitt, Contributing Reporter

October 29, 2010


Filed under Sports, Track and Field

Halloween comes a day early this year for 20 Spartan student athletes. Tomorrow, Saturday, Oct. 30, the Case Western Reserve University’s Men and Women Cross Country teams travel to the UAA Cross Country Championships in New York City to race against some scary competition. The No. 15 women and No....

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