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Spartan basketball struggles on the road, enters final stretch of season

Spartan guard Javier Alvarez shoots over a University of Chicago defender, the Spartans return home and look to win the final three games of the season.

Jacob Rayyan, Staff Reporter

February 19, 2016

The Case Western Reserve University men’s basketball team dropped both games this weekend against Washington University and University of Chicago and fell to 10-12 on the season, including a 3-8 record in the University Athletic Association Conference. The Spartans have lost three straight and are...

Women’s basketball heads out searching for success

Jessica McCoy keeps the ball away from a University of Chicago defender this past weekend.

Billy Heyen, Staff Reporter

January 22, 2016

The Case Western Reserve University women’s basketball team played host to two University Athletic Association games this past weekend. The Spartans fell in both games, sinking to 0-3 against conference opponents. The first game of the weekend was a night game on Friday against the number 11 team...

Men’s basketball struggles at home against UAA talent

Jake Lavis drives past a Washington University at St. Louis defender this past weekend.

Jacob Rayyan, Staff Reporter

January 22, 2016

The Case Western Reserve University men’s basketball team suffered a tough week, losing both conference games against Washington University in St. Louis and University of Chicago. The losses were the first in the University Athletic Association (UAA) for the team this season as they fell to 1-2 in...

Swimming and Diving finishes strong in Midwest Invitational

A Spartan swimmer makes his way to the wall in a meet earlier in the season. The Spartans sent part of their squad to the Midwest Invitational meet in Chicago.

JP. O’Hagan, Sports Editor

February 27, 2015

The Spartan swimming and diving squads sent parts of their squads to the Midwest Invitational at the University of Chicago last weekend, Friday, Feb. 21 and Saturday, Feb. 22. The Spartans squad emerged victorious in their seven-team meet while the women placed fifth out of eight squads. A pair...

Giant killers

Aaron Shang, Staff Reporter

February 5, 2015

On a snowy night in Cleveland, the Case Western Reserve University men’s basketball team stayed hot by outpacing the No. 7 Washington University (Mo.) Bears en route to a critical 89-78 victory in St. Louis. Relying on an unstoppable offensive effort from senior forward and team captain Dane McLoughlin...

Spartans expertly shield goal

Ryan Meyer clears ball from the back line

JP. O’Hagan, Sports Editor

October 30, 2014

It was the Chris Cvecko and Calvin Boyle show two weeks ago as the Spartans men’s soccer closed out their final home stand of the season. The Spartans played their final two games at DiSanto field this season against Washington University in St. Louis and the University of Chicago, both top University...

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