The Observer

This year in Spartan sports

Peter Cooke and Shinichi Inoue

April 27, 2012

The past year was marked with seasons of record breaking performances all across the athletic spectrum. The men’s soccer team woke up and became a juggernaut under All-American striker Vinny Bell. Bell shattered the program record for goals by 11. The men’s counterparts on the pitch may not have...

Swimmers break three records at Last Chance Meet

Swimmers break three records at Last Chance Meet

compiled from staff reports

March 2, 2012

Looking to hit records and qualifying marks, select members of the Case Western Reserve University swimming & diving teams competed at the Midwest Invitational Last Chance Meet on Friday and Saturday, Feb. 24-25, at Myers-McLoraine Pool at the University of Chicago. Two school records were broken...

Men finish 3rd, women 7th at UAA Swimming and Diving Championships

Men finish 3rd, women 7th at UAA Swimming and Diving Championships

Peter Cooke, Sports Editor

February 24, 2012

Men match best finish ever as Milliken, Wylam, and Johnson win Men’s Coaching Staff of the Year The final heat of the men’s 400-yard free relay, comprised of freshmen Eric Haufler and Caleb Allen and sophomores Heath Hudgins and Gus Bailey, touched the wall in fourth place, and the crowd in the...

Unequaled Athletic Association

Unequaled Athletic Association

Peter Cooke, Sports Editor

February 17, 2012

The University Athletic Association has long been touted by its athletes and coaches as one of the top conferences in just about every sport in which it competes. Some may disagree, but when the UAA swimming and diving championship comes to Cleveland and the Veale Natatorium Feb. 15-18, it will be an...

UAA Swimming and Diving Championships come to Cleveland

Peter Cooke, Sports Editor

February 17, 2012

Emory University continues to be the cream of the crop of the UAA: the women come off their second straight national championship and the men are fixed firmly in third in the College Swimming Coaches Association of America top 25, behind perennial top two Kenyon University and Denison University. However,...

Swimmers fall at Polar Bears, top Yellow Jackets

Swimmers fall at Polar Bears, top Yellow Jackets

compiled from staff reports

February 3, 2012

For the first time in 15 dual meets dating back to November 2010, the No. 14 nationally ranked Case Western Reserve University men's swimming and diving team was on the losing end of the scoreboard, falling to No. 11 Ohio Northern University, 158-136, on Saturday afternoon at the ONU Sports Center. Th...

Men drown competition, win Veale classic; women split

Peter Cooke, Sports Editor

November 19, 2010

The Spartan men’s swimming and diving team blew its competition out of the water this past weekend as Case Western Reserve University hosted the Veale Classic. The men lost just one race all weekend as they systematically dismantled rival College of Wooster 180-57 on Friday night and Oberlin College...

Spartan swim team host Veale Classic this weekend

Peter Cooke, Sports Editor

November 12, 2010

John Carroll University vs. Oberlin College 5 p.m. Case Western Reserve vs. College of Wooster 7 p.m. Consolation Meet 11:30 a.m. Championship Meet 2:00 p.m. Location: Veale Natatorium Men’s Recap: Spartans enter the Veale Classic with a 2-0 record for the first time since the invitational beg...

Spartans open season with brilliant showing at Rochester

Peter Cooke, Sports Editor

November 5, 2010

Case Western Reserve University's swimming and diving teams got off to one of the best starts in school history. The teams opened up their season against UAA competition in a tri-meet with New York University at the University of Rochester. The past few years the Spartans have had slow starts to the...

Freshly hired swimming head coach to kick off a new era

Freshly hired swimming head coach to kick off a new era

Peter Cooke, Sports Editor

September 24, 2010

After weeks of uncertainty the Case Western Reserve University swimming and diving team has acquired a new head coach. Director of Athletics Dave Diles announced the decision to hire Doug Milliken last week. After spending the past four years at University Athletic Association rival University of Chicago,...

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