The Observer

Spartan success at All-Ohio Championship bodes well for remaining season

Skyler Phillips, Staff Reporter

February 21, 2014


Filed under Sports, Track and Field

The track and field team participated in two meets this weekend—on Friday, the Baldwin Wallace Mid-February meet, and on Saturday the All-Ohio Indoor Championship meet. The men placed seventh in the All-Ohio meet (out of 19) and 12th in the BW meet (out of 15); the women placed sixth in the BW meet...

Spartans strong during Wuske Invitational

Skyler Phillips, Staff Reporter

February 14, 2014


Filed under Sports, Track and Field

The Jim Wuske Invitational occurred on Saturday and the Spartan track and field team participated. The Wuske Invitational meet is a larger meet hosted by Mount Union in Alliance, Ohio, with over ten different teams competing. With more individuals per event, there was a lot of competition. This year,...

Spartans lose Obelisk trophy to Carnegie Mellon University

Skyler Phillips, Staff Reporter

February 9, 2014


Filed under Sports, Track and Field

Last Saturday, the Spartan track team competed against Carnegie Mellon University in the traditional “Battle for the Obelisk” and, despite the women team’s victory, the combined points of the men and women were not enough to carry the Obelisk home; the Case Western Reserve University men’s team...

Spartans pull ahead versus Allegheny College

Skyler Phillips, Staff Reporter

January 23, 2014


Filed under Sports, Track and Field

The Spartans added another victory to their list after the meet with Allegheny last weekend. At the end of the day, both the men and women had the higher scores; the men won 174 to 90, and the women 153.5 to 146.5. The women are now 4-4 for the season, and the men 6-2. Both the men and women won more...

Long runs and close friends: Kelsey Aamoth shines in second year

Katie Wieser, Sports Editor

December 8, 2013


Filed under Sports, Track and Field

Sophomore biomedical engineering major Kelsey Aamoth has provided a great follow-up to her great rookie performance last year. Earning honors as an University Athletics Association All-academic honoree as well as making the conference firm team and claiming a spot as an All-Region runner in the National...

Track and field competes at Twilight and Sparky Adam Invitationals

Compiled from staff reports

April 26, 2013


Filed under Sports, Track and Field

Freshman Emily Harker claimed the individual high jump title to lead select members of the Case Western Reserve University track & field teams during the unscored John Carroll University Twilight Invitational on Friday evening at the Julie Zajac Track inside Don Shula Stadium. Harker won the event...

Trio of Komar, Gish, Weintraub name UAA Athletes of the Week

Compiled from staff reports

April 19, 2013


Filed under Sports, Track and Field

Case Western Reserve University saw three of its student athletes named University Athletic Association Athletes of the Week as freshman Rachel Komar and seniors Jarrett Gish and Harry Weintraub were honored. The weekly honor marks the second time this spring and third time in their careers that Weintraub...

Track and field finishes 10th at All-Ohio Championship

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April 19, 2013


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Weintraub breaks 25–year–old record in hammer throw A trio of third-place finishes paced the Case Western Reserve University women’s track and field team to a 10th-place finish of 18 teams competing at the 2013 Division III All-Ohio Championship on Saturday at Selby Field. Meanwhile, junior t...

Men third, women fourth at Marv Frye Track and Field Invite

Men third, women fourth at Marv Frye Track and Field Invite

Compiled from staff reports

April 12, 2013


Filed under Sports, Track and Field

Case Western Reserve University women’s track and field team placed fourth at the 2013 Marv Frye Invitational on Saturday at Selby Field, inside the George Gauthier Track at Ohio Wesleyan University. Senior thrower Emily Tran won the javelin throw for the women and the Spartan men combined for five...

Gish, Meador, Weintraub named UAA Athletes of the Week

Compiled from Staff Reports

March 29, 2013


Filed under Baseball, Sports, Track and Field

BASEBALL The Case Western Reserve University baseball team swept the University Athletic Association Player of the Week awards announced on Tuesday as senior left-hander Jarrett Gish was tabbed Pitcher of the Week, and sophomore infielder William Meador was named Hitter of the Week. Gish earns the h...

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