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Spartans defeat rival Tartans to start out the new year

Spartans defeat rival Tartans to start out the new year

Noah Crowley, Staff Reporter

January 20, 2017

The Spartans had a solid winter break, winning one of the biggest games of the year. The Case Western Reserve University women’s basketball team played three games over break, all of them away from Cleveland. The Spartans came out on top in two of the three games over break and now sit on a 10-4 rec...

Quick hands lead to four game streak

Kendall McConico tightly guards an Ohio Northern player. The women’s basketball team has won four games in a row and holds an impressive 6-2 record.

Noah Crowley, Staff Reporter

December 9, 2016

The Spartans now have a four-game win streak and are looking to continue it. The Case Western Reserve University women’s basketball team continues to dominate its competition in the regular season and now sits at an impressive 6-2 thus far in the season, a record which includes being undefeated on th...

Women’s basketball wins in the clutch

Second-year guard Kasey Yu shoots from beyond the arc. The team made 70% of their 20 three point attempts in their previous game against John Carroll.

Noah Crowley, Staff Reporter

December 2, 2016

Two tournament wins and three home games had the Spartans giving thanks this weekend. The tournament wins were close, with neither victory coming by more than six points, while the home games were more varied in their scoring. Case Western Reserve University lost only one of the three home games, fa...

Spartans play with the best

Noah Crowley, Staff Reporter

November 18, 2016

The Spartans held their own when the women’s basketball team took on a nationally-ranked opponent to start the season. The team took on the 23rd ranked Ohio Northern University Polar Bears on Tuesday night. The game started close, with the Spartans clawing back from a six-point deficit in the firs...

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...

Women’s basketball struggles on the road

JP. O’Hagan, Sports Editor

February 5, 2015

The Spartans are still looking for answers. The women’s basketball squad has struggled on the road the past two weekends, dropping four straight games of University Athletic Association play. This past weekend, the Spartans faced off against Washington University at St. Louis and the University...

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...

Women’s basketball headed in the right direction

Jessica McCoy dribbles the ball into the Spartan’s offensive half.

JP. O’Hagan, Sports Editor

January 23, 2015

The women’s basketball team found their footing to climb back to .500 on Sunday, two days after dropping a heartbreaking upset bid of the visiting New York University squad. The women’s squad has had their share of ups and downs this season, but back-to-back strong showings this weekend seem to...

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