The Observer

Men’s basketball win final game at home

Fourth year Matt Clark’s career game helped beat Emory in his last home game

Jacob Rayyan, Staff Reporter

February 26, 2016

The Spartans’ men’s basketball team split the last weekend of home play, losing to the University of Rochester and defeating Emory University. The Spartans are now 11-13 on the season as they play their last game. The team is currently 4-8 in the University Athletic Association (UAA). Fourth-year...

Women’s basketball improving despite back to back losses

Emily Young dribbles through traffic against Washington University earlier this season, despite recent losses the Spartans have continued to improve.

Billy Heyen, Staff Reporter

February 19, 2016

It can be easy to focus on results when it comes to collegiate athletics. With regards to the Case Western Reserve University women’s basketball team, however, it cannot be the only thing by which the team is judged. This past weekend saw the Spartans lose two games, bringing their record to 7-15 and...

Skid stopped

Brooke Orcutt is swarmed by Emory defenders in the opening game of Throwback weekend. Orcutt and the Spartans wore Mather College uniforms for the weekend.

JP. O'Hagan, Sports Editor

February 27, 2015

Hard work and persistence pays off. The Spartans, after dropping handfuls of close games as part of their nine-game losing skid, finally broke through by defeating Rochester in the capping game of this year’s Throwback Weekend. The weekend started in heartbreak for the Spartans, however, as they...

Outside looking in

Matt Clark, the Spartan’s hero in regulation against Rochester, dribbles the ball up the court against Emory. Clark and his teammates wore WRU Red Cat uniforms against Emory for Throwback Weekend.

JP. O’Hagan, Sports Editor

February 27, 2015

After a recorded setting start to the season, the Spartans have sputtered down the stretch. As each team came out ready to play their best basketball, the Spartans, who a few weeks ago saw themselves targets atop the highly competitive University Athletic Association (UAA), have fallen from their position...

Celebrate throwback weekend tonight and Sunday

Former Spartan dons the traditional Mather College uniform in previous Throwback Weekend.

Julia Bianco, News Editor

February 20, 2015

This weekend the Case Western Reserve University men’s and women’s basketball teams are going to be hosting the 10th Annual Throwback Weekend in the Adelbert Gymnasium. The women will play Emory University at 6 p.m. on Feb. 20, while the men will play Emory the same day at 8 p.m. Then, on Feb....

Spartans drop back-to-back heartbreakers

JP. O’Hagan, Sports Editor

January 30, 2015

The Spartans lost both matchups this weekend by a combined point total of four points. The Case Western Reserve University squad went out on the road this weekend and battled the Emory Eagles and the Rochester Yellowjackets to within seconds of victory. The pair of losses set the Spartans at 1-4...

Spartans close out season with tough away loss to Yellow Jackets

Taylor Fletcher, Staff Reporter

November 14, 2014

Case Western Reserve University’s women’s soccer team saw their season come to a close Saturday night in a 2-0 loss against a tough University of Rochester team. For the year, the team’s conference record was 1-5-1 and their overall record was 8-7-3. Though the game had no postseason implications,...

Soccer season comes to a close

Evan Rose, Contributing Reporter

November 14, 2014

Case Western Reserve University’s men’s soccer team played their final match of the 2014 season on Saturday, ending with a 2-0 loss to the University of Rochester and putting themselves out of reach of the NCAA playoffs. The men and women’s teams encountered their losses on the same day, both losing...

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