The Observer

Return of the Obelisk

 The Spartans sprint for first in Veale against archrival Carnegie Mellon.

Shounak Bose, Staff Reporter

February 5, 2016

The Case Western Reserve University Men and Women’s Track and Field team defeated Carnegie Mellon University by a score of 146-126 in the annual Battle for the Obelisk on Saturday, Jan. 30. Multiple Spartans were able to beat school, meet and career records. Fourth-year student Christen Saccucci...

Men’s Basketball kicks off UAA play with big win

Spartan point guard Jimmy Holman drives the lane for the bucket earlier this season. Holman and the Spartans sit atop the UAA heading into this weekend.

Jacob Rayyan, Staff Reporter

January 15, 2016

The Case Western Reserve University men’s basketball team scored two big wins as they opened up the University Athletic Association (UAA) competition. The team first celebrated a win over Carnegie Mellon University (CMU) 94-81. The Spartans also beat Muskingum University 106-101 to start a two game...

Spartans face off against high end competition

Evan Rose, Staff Reporter

April 10, 2015

Both the women’s and men’s tennis teams played key games last week. The women earned a fourth-place finish at the Midwest Invitational, while the men lost a close contest to Carnegie Mellon University (CMU). Case Western Reserve University competed in the Midwest Invitational in Madison, Wis....

Men’s volleyball concludes season in Pennsylvania tournament

Men’s Volleyball players compete earlier this season.

Noah Santon, Staff Reporter

April 3, 2015

The Case Volleyball Club men’s team competed in the Pennsylvania-Ohio Volleyball League Championships this past weekend. Coming off a perfect 9-0 season of conference play, our Spartan men landed a first seed for the pool play on Saturday. After making a two-hour voyage to the courts in the morning,...

Spartans crush rival Carnegie Mellon

JP. O’Hagan, Sports Editor

January 16, 2015

While the rest of the student body enjoyed their breaks relaxing at home or on vacation, the Spartans returned to the hardwood ready to compete at the highest level. The Spartans’ hard work has paid off as they now stand at 10-2 on the season, the best start in program history. Furthermore, the...

Men’s soccer falls just short

Evan Rose, Contributing Reporter

November 7, 2014

The Case men’s soccer team led themselves into a tight situation last weekend, after two away games against Carnegie Mellon University and Emory University. The Spartans faced off against the Carnegie Mellon University Tartans, playing them to a 1-1 tie, before losing 0-1 to the Emory University...


Taylor Fletcher, Staff Reporter

November 7, 2014

The Case Western Reserve University women’s soccer team dropped two tough losses this weekend against top 25 competition. The Spartans started off the weekend with a heartbreaking 1-0 loss at the dearth to No. 4 Carnegie Mellon and ended the UAA doubleheader weekend with a 3-0 loss to No. 21 Emory....

Case Ice Hockey Club skates into new season

JP. O’Hagan, Sports Editor

October 3, 2014

Are you a big hockey fan? Waiting for the NHL season to start up again? Or are you just looking for something different to do this weekend? Then the solution is to go to the Case Ice Hockey Club home opener. The Case Ice Hockey team opened their regular season on the road against top rival Carnegie...

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