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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...

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...

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