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Spartan wrestlers return to the mat

JP. O’Hagan, Sports Editor

January 23, 2015

The Spartan wrestling team will return to the mats for the first time since the new semester started as they visit Washington University and Jefferson University. The Spartans stand a match under .500 with a 5-6 record but have wrestled at a level that looks ready to compete well at the upcoming...

Spartans look to rebound this weekend

Nick Lees and Connor Medlang competed against one another in the wrestling team’s opening intrasquad meet of the season, the Spartans return  to the mat on Saturday after three weeks off.

JP. O'Hagan, Sports Editor

December 5, 2014

The Spartan wrestling squad has had a long break in competition. The Spartans last took to the mat in their final home wrestling meet until February on Wednesday, Nov. 19th. The Spartans fell to the visiting crosstown rivals Baldwin Wallace University by a disappointing 45-3 in Horsburgh Gymnasium....

Spartans wrestle their way to a 4-1 start

Connor Medlang prepares to face off against his opponent in the Case

Institute of Technology/ Western Reserve Throwback Scrimmage.

JP. O’Hagan, Sports Editor

November 14, 2014

Despite stepping off the mat with heads down on Tuesday following a loss to John Carroll, the Spartan men had a great weekend, winning four of their five match ups over the weekend. The Spartans hosted three events over the week, with the Bob Del Rosa Duals and the Claude Sharer Classic comprising...

Prepared to step on to the mat

Nick Lees represented the Western Reserve Red Cats and Connor Medlang represented the Case Institute of Technology Rough Riders for the wrestling team’s intrasquad throwback scrimmage.

JP. O’Hagan, Sports Editor

November 7, 2014

The red hues of the Rough Riders and Red Cats replaced the Spartan Blue last Sunday as the Case wrestling team held their annual intra-squad scrimmage. The event kicked off the Spartan wrestling season, which will begin in full this weekend as the team will host its inaugural CWRU Wrestling Festival...

UAA Championship event pins Spartans in last place overall

David Hoffman, Staff Reporter

February 21, 2014

It was a weekend of some positives for the Spartans wrestling team, even though they lost both of their matches at the University Athletic Association championship tournament at New York University. The Spartans’ opposition at the tournament included the University of Chicago and New York University. The...

Spartan wrestlers split their results at home

David Hoffman, Staff Reporter

February 14, 2014

It was an eventful day at the Horsburgh Gymnasium, as the Spartan wrestling team split its tri-meet against the College of Mount Saint Joseph and Wheeling Jesuit University. The team put on its best performance of the season, beginning with their match against Mount Saint Joseph. A couple of early...

Invitational brings mixed results for Spartan Wrestlers

David Hoffman, Staff Reporter

February 9, 2014

It was a solid weekend for the Spartan wrestlers at the Pete Willson-Wheaton College Invitational, as they continued their season-long display of improvement in the tournament. When it was all said and done, the Spartans finished tied for 22nd place in the 32 school tournament. The team continued to...

Spartan wrestlers fight until the end in first home match

David Hoffman, Staff Reporter

January 31, 2014

The Spartan wrestlers came out fighting on Saturday, but ultimately fell short to Washington & Jefferson College in their home opener. The final score of 33-9 was deceiving; a great majority of the matches were closely contested, coming down to the wire. The decisions slowly piled up for Washington...

Spartan wrestling team continues steady improvement

David Hoffman, Staff Reporter

January 17, 2014

The Spartan wrestling team didn’t take much of a break. Instead, it took the opportunity to make improvements and showcase significant positive strides in their tournaments and matches. The improvement actually began on Dec. 7, at the Rochester Institute of Technology. The RIT Invitational in...

English, Hall named All-UAA, wrestlers third at conference championships

English, Hall named All-UAA, wrestlers third at conference championships

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February 22, 2013

Graduate student Dale English and freshman Josh Hall each earned all-conference honors, while Hall was also named the league’s Rookie of the Year as the Case Western Reserve University wrestling team went 0-2 versus No. 17 nationally-ranked New York University and host University of Chicago during...

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