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Wrestlers finish 26th at Wheaton’s Willson Invite

Wrestlers finish 26th at Wheaton’s Willson Invite

Compiled from Staff Reports

February 8, 2013

Led by 2-2 performances from graduate student Dale English and freshman Josh Hall, the Case Western Reserve University wrestling team placed 26th at the annual Pete Willson Invitational, hosted by Wheaton College on Feb. 1-2 at King Arena. The Spartans were represented by one wrestler in nine of the...

Grapples snap 29-match losing streak, grab first win since 2010

Peter Cooke, Sports Editor

January 18, 2013

Freshman Pierce Curran's pin at 197 pounds gave the Case Western Reserve University wrestling team its first dual match victory since 2010, as the Spartans edged Rochester Institute of Technology, 21-20, on the second and final day of the annual Budd Whitehill Duals, hosted by Lycoming College at Lamade...

Grapplers finish 11th at RIT Tournament

Grapplers finish 11th at RIT Tournament

Peter Cooke, Sports Editor

December 7, 2012

Freshman Eric Sullivan posted a 4-2 record in the 157-pound weight class as the Case Western Reserve University wrestling team placed 11th during the 47th Annual Rochester Institute of Technology Tournament on Saturday at Gordon Fieldhouse. In his first collegiate action, the first-year Spartan opened...

Spartan grapplers fall in home opener

Peter Cooke, Sports Editor

November 16, 2012

Rookie Hall shows promise with 4-2 record  The Case Western Reserve University wrestling team opened up its season this past weekend at the Washington & Jefferson Invitational on Saturday, Nov. 10, before hosting local rival John Carroll University on Tuesday, Nov. 13. The Spartan...

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...

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

courtesy Case Sports Information

March 23, 2012

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...

Dukes heads to Wisconsin- La Crosse for NCAA Championship

Dukes heads to Wisconsin- La Crosse for NCAA Championship

Ben Yavitt, Assistant Sports Editor

March 9, 2012

Senior Isaac Dukes will be returning to the NCAA Division III wrestling championships to compete for the Case Western Reserve University men’s wrestling team. After a runner-up showing at the Midwest Regional Championships on Feb. 25, Dukes secured a wild card selection to compete in the 157 lb. we...

Host grapplers ninth at regionals

Host grapplers ninth at regionals

Ben Yavitt, Assistant Sports Editor

March 2, 2012

Dukes finishes second, Harter fourth Horsburgh Gymnasium has seen its fair share of quality wrestling competition this February. The biggest and best was saved for last with the Midwest regional championships, which were held last Saturday, Feb. 25. Ten teams from around the region brought their be...

Wrestling swept at Si Ostrach Meet

Wrestling swept at Si Ostrach Meet

Ben Yavitt, Assistant Sports Editor

February 24, 2012

The home contests continued for the Case Western Reserve University wrestling team when they hosted the annual Si Ostrach Meet on Saturday, Feb. 18 in Horsburgh Gymnasium. The event featured competition between CWRU, Thiel College, Muskingum University, and the Rochester Institute of Technology. Thiel...

Case finishes third, NYU crowned champion

Case finishes third, NYU crowned champion

Ben Yavitt, Assistant Sports Editor

February 17, 2012

Spartan grappler Cale Harter earns All-UAA honors at 285 lbs It may have been cold and windy out last Saturday, but the heat was on in Horsburgh Gymnasium, where Case Western Reserve University hosted the 2012 UAA Wrestling Championships. The event welcomed the New York University Violet and the U...

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