The Observer

Celebrating a memorable class

Softball gifted its departing fourth-year players with a UAA-home victory over Washington University in St. Louis, with each of the graduating players playing their hearts out.

Andrew Ford, Staff Reporter

April 27, 2018

Emotions were high, but the Case Western Reserve University softball team still managed to secure a series win against Washington University in St. Louis (WashU) on Senior Weekend for the Spartans. On April 20 and 21, CWRU hosted WashU and celebrated four fourth-year players who showed extreme dedic...

Softball cracks top 25 for first time in program history

Andrew Ford, Staff Reporter

March 30, 2018

“Super-hype” and “shock” were how fourth-year outfielder Katie Wede and Head Coach Josie Henry described their reactions to the Case Western Reserve University softball team earning a Top-25 ranking for the first time ever, coming in at No. 22. Needless to say, the excitement on their faces...

Softball comes out scorching hot

The softball team is currently ranked No. 22 in nation, marking the first time in school history the team has appearing in the Division III top 25 rankings. The team is on a roll, with a 7-1 record from blowout wins.

Andrew Ford, Staff Reporter

March 23, 2018

With a roster of 12 first-year players and a new transfer, fourth-year first baseman and pitcher Katie Dzierwa didn’t know how the start of the new campaign would fare for the softball team. But after 11 wins in their first 12 games, the Case Western Reserve University softball team started th...

Softball splits six before senior sendoff

Softball splits six before senior sendoff

Jacob Rayyan, Staff Reporter

April 22, 2016

The Case Western Reserve University softball team played six games this past week, resulting in three wins and three losses. The Spartans are now 17-19 on the season and 2-8 in the University Athletic Association. The Spartans played John Carroll University at home on Thursday, April 14, Ohio Wesley...

Bring out the brooms

Grace Tritchler connects for the hit this weekend. The Spartans’ powerful bats have boosted them to four straight wins.

Jacob Rayyan, Staff Reporter

April 8, 2016

The Case Western Reserve University softball players swept Wooster College April 2 as they moved their winning streak up to four games. The Spartans are now 14-16 on the season and have won seven of their last 10 contests. Third-year student Annie Wennerberg belted her fourth homerun of the season...

Softball slips twice then sweeps two

After a tough weekend where the Spartans lost both games of their doubleheader the Spartans rebounded for two wins against Hiram on Tuesday night.

Jacob Rayyan, Staff Reporter

April 1, 2016

The Case Western Reserve University Softball team dropped two games this weekend against Wittenberg University. In the first game of the doubleheader, the Spartans lost 4-1. In the second game, the final score was 8-4. The loss dropped the Spartans to 10-16 on the season while Wittenberg is now 15-2-1...

Spartans sweep Ohio Northern

Annie Wennerberg pitched a solid game for the Spartans against Ohio Northern, a big help for the Spartans in sweeping the Polar Bears.

Jacob Rayyan, Staff Reporter

March 25, 2016

The Case Western Reserve University softball team won two key games on March 20, both in comeback fashion, against Ohio Northern College. In the first game, the Spartans won 3-2 and in the second game the team’s offense exploded in a 10-3 win. The team improved to 9-13 on the season. The wins also...

Softball struggles against strong UAA rivals

The CWRU softball team dropped eight of their UAA tournament matchups this week, a disappointing string for the high hoped Spartans.

Jacob Rayyan, Staff Reporter

March 18, 2016

The Case Western Reserve University softball team went 1-2 this past weekend of the University Athletic Association (UAA) Championships, beating University of Rochester but dropping games against Brandeis University and Washington University in St. Louis. The weekend dropped the Spartans to 7-13 overall...

Softball starts conference play with 3 close losses in 4 games

Eddie Kerekes, Staff Reporter

March 12, 2016

The Spartan softball team dropped three of their first four games in conference play on March 8th and 9th in Altamonte Springs, Fl., though all three losses were decided by two runs or fewer. Case Western Reserve University opened the University Athletic Association (UAA) Tournament with a 3-1 loss to N...

Softball wins streak, sweeps weekend

Eddie Kerekes, Staff Reporter

March 3, 2016

Behind strong pitching and even stronger hitting the Spartans’ softball team won two games a piece against Emory & Henry College (E&H) and host Marietta College on Feb. 27 and 28. Case Western Reserve University (5-3) took the first game 2-1 in eight innings and the fourth game 7-2, both a...

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