Case Western Reserve University announced on Wednesday afternoon that its fall varsity sports (football, men’s and women’s soccer, volleyball, men’s and women’s cross country and men’s and women’s tennis) will not be participating in intercollegiate competition this season.
As part of our 'Spartan Stories,' each Thursday, we'll be taking a look at some of the top moments for each CWRU team during the 2019-20 year. Today, we'll be going back to November 9, 2019 for the CWRU football team's clinching of sole possession of the PAC Championship.
We'll be checking in with our student-athletes each Tuesday over the next few weeks to see what's going on in their lives. This week, we spoke with a pair of Spartans - junior Mason Gee-Montgomery of the football team and sophomore Jenna Ruccolo of the women's soccer team.
Eight members of the Case Western Reserve University football team were named member of the 2020 National Football Foundation & College Hall of Fame (NFF) Hampshire Society, which is comprised of college football players from all divisions of play who each maintained a cumulative 3.2 GPA or better throughout their college careers.
Case Western Reserve University junior Travis Johnston’s 2019 campaign was a catalyst for a very successful season by the CWRU football program. Johnston was selected to the All-Presidents’ Athletic Conference First Team as a linebacker. He started in all 10 games he played in during the year and saw action in all three phases of the game. Johnston finished second on the team during the campaign with 70 tackles (34 solo), including 2.5 tackles for a loss and one sack. He added an interception, four pass breakups, three fumble recoveries, a forced fumble and two blocked kicks during the year.
While athletics at Case Western Reserve University might be on hold for the time being, athletics.case.edu will be providing a new way for Spartan fans to follow the program. For the remainder of the spring and into the summer, the official website of Spartan Athletics will be providing ‘Spartan Stories,’ a series daily features on teams, athletes and alumni to allow fans to keep up with their favorite teams.
The health, safety and well-being of our student athletes, coaches, staff and community is our top priority. Due to the rapidly changing circumstances related to the CoVid-19 pandemic, Case Western Reserve University Department of Physical Education and Athletics has announced the cancellation of the remainder of the 2020 spring varsity athletics season beginning on Saturday, March 14th.
As the ongoing situation with the spread of the Coronavirus in the United States continues to develop, the Department of Physical Education and Athletics at Case Western Reserve University will be announcing policies to help ensure the health and well-being of our constituents. This page will serve as a hub for those policies, and will be updated as necessary.
The Case Western Reserve University football team completed another successful season in 2019, winning the Presidents’ Athletic Conference Championship for the second time in the last three years, and earning the fifth NCAA postseason berth in the program’s history.
Case Western Reserve University junior wide receiver Colt Morgan (Wooster, Ohio / Wooster) was selected as an Honorable Mention to the D3football.com All-America Team, which was announced during the website’s coverage of the Amos Alonzo Stagg Bowl on Friday night.
For the second-consecutive season, Case Western Reserve University senior defensive end Cameron Brown has been named among the nominees for the Cliff Harris Award, which is presented to the nation’s top defensive player among NCAA Division II, Division III and NAIA colleges and universities.
Former Western Reserve University Head Football Coach Bill Edwards was named to ESPN’s list of the 150 Greatest Coaches in College Football History, which was selected to recognize the 150-year history of college football.
Three members of the Case Western Reserve University football team – junior offensive lineman Dee Gose (Lewisburg, Pa. / Lewisburg Area), junior linebacker Travis Johnston (Zanesville, Ohio/ Bishop Rosencrans) and senior defensive lineman Andrew Lease (Pittsburgh, Pa. / Seton-LaSalle Catholic) – were named to the 2019 Academic All-America Team, as selected by the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA), for their academic and athletic achievements during the season.
Case Western Reserve University junior wide receiver Colt Morgan was named to the D3football.com All-South Region First Team, while senior defensive end Cameron Brown and senior safety Patrick Crossey were each named to the Second Team.
Case Western Reserve University junior Colt Morgan, a wide receiver on the football team, and junior Caitlyn VonFeldt, a member of the women’s swimming and diving team, have been named the Spartan Club Athletes of the Week for their performances this past weekend.
Case Western Reserve University junior wide receiver Colt Morgan was named the University Athletic Association Offensive Athlete of the Week for Football, while junior linebacker Skyler Wadas was selected as the conference’s Defensive Athlete of the Week, for their play during the 25th-ranked Spartans’ 24-21 loss at 13th/14th-ranked Union College in the first round of the NCAA postseason in Schenectady, New York on Saturday
The 25th-ranked Case Western Reserve University football team was unable to maintain the momentum of a strong first half, as the Union College Dutchmen outscored the Spartans 21-0 in the second half to claim a come-from-behind 24-21 win in the first round of the 2019 NCAA Division III Championships in Schenectady, New York on Saturday afternoon.
The Case Western Reserve University football team, ranked 25th in Division III, will travel to Frank Bailey Field in Schenectady, New York to face #13/14 Union College in the opening round of the 2019 NCAA Division III Playoffs on Saturday, November 23rd at 12:00 p.m.
Case Western Reserve University senior defensive end Cameron Brown was named the Presidents’ Athletic Conference Defensive Most Valuable Player for the second-straight year, and Greg Debeljak was selected as the PAC Coach of the Year, headlining the list of CWRU all-conference honorees, released by the league on Tuesday.
The Case Western Reserve University football team will learn its matchup and destination for the first round of the 2019 NCAA Division III playoffs, when the bracket is revealed today at 5:30 p.m. on ncaa.com via a live selection show.
The bracket for the 2019 NCAA Division III Football Championships was revealed on Sunday night, with the 20th/15th-ranked Case Western Reserve University football team will travel to Schenectady, New York to face 14th/16th-ranked Union College on Saturday, November 23rd at noon.
In another iteration of the Academic Bowl that came down to the final snap of the game, the 20th/15th-ranked Case Western Reserve University Spartans fell just short to the Carnegie Mellon University Tartans, dropping a 24-21 decision at Gesling Stadium in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania on Saturday.
Six members of the Case Western Reserve University football team – junior running back Zach Hall, junior offensive lineman Dee Gose, sophomore kicker Robertson Albrecht, senior defensive lineman Andrew Lease, junior linebacker Travis Johnston and senior defensive back Patrick Crossey – were named to the Academic All-District Team, as selected by the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA).
Fresh off clinching sole possession of the 2019 Presidents’ Athletic Conference Championship last weekend, the 20th/15th-ranked Case Western Reserve University football team will look to complete just the sixth undefeated regular season in program history, when the team faces off against Carnegie Mellon University in the 34th-annual Academic Bowl in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania on Saturday, November 16th. Kickoff is scheduled for 1:00 p.m.
Case Western Reserve University junior linebacker Joshua Smith was selected to the D3football.com Team of the Week and was named the University Athletic Association Defensive Athlete of the Week, while junior linebacker/punter/kick returner/running back Travis Johnston was chosen as the UAA Special Teams Player of the Week.