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Senior goalkeeper Colin Beemiller. Photo: battlingbishops.com

On the brink of a national championship

This weekend, the OWU men’s soccer team will prepare to replicate the effort of the 2011 team by winning a D-III national championship. Seniors, Foward Colton Bloecher (right) and Goalie Colin Beemiller were freshman on the 2011 team and have [...]

December 9, 2014 Sports
Sophmore Sarah Fowler (left) finished 94th in the NCAA D-III national championship meet. Photo: battlingbishops.com

Bright future for young cross country runners

Just as winter began to blanket the state with snow, NCAA Division III cross country runners took to an outdoor course at Mason, Ohio’s The Golf Center at Kings Island for the national championship meet on Saturday Nov. 22. Sophomore [...]

December 9, 2014 Sports
Sophomore Sarah Fowler finished 94th in the NCAA Division III cross country championship on Nov. 22. Photo: battlingbishops.com

Young Bishops run for cross country championship

As the winter begins to blanket the state with snow, NCAA Division III cross country runners took to an outdoor course at Mason, Ohio’s The Golf Center at Kings Island for the national championship meet. Sophomore Sarah Fowler and freshman [...]

November 22, 2014 Sports
Senior Caroline Welker. Photo: battlingbishops.com

Senior bouncing back

Senior Caroline Welker, a key member of the OWU women’s basketball team, was hit by a Delaware Police Department car last Thanksgiving while crossing Central Avenue. The officer driving the vehicle, Mark Jackson, was charged with a $135 fine without [...]

November 20, 2014 Sports
Due to renovations on Edward’s gym, many athletes are working out in a converted garage in Hamilton-Williams Campus Center. Photo by Jane Suttmeier

Winter weather brings changes for athletic practices

Winter is officially here to stay at Ohio Wesleyan, and with that comes changes for OWU sports. The teams that have previously been outdoors will go through the most change, both in terms of schedule as well as program. Day-to-day [...]

November 20, 2014 Sports
Junior Claude Gray takes a shot in a game against Wooster. Photo: battlingbishops.com

Men’s basketball works to replace big scorers

The Ohio Wesleyan men’s basketball team will strive to compete for the NCAC crown this year despite the loss of an exceptional graduating class that included their top three leading scorers. The Bishops will be looking to fill some holes [...]

November 13, 2014 Sports
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Bishops take homecoming loss

Photos by Jane Suttmeier Junior Zane Keiffer intercepts a pass late in the first quarter against Hiram College at Selby Satdium on Oct. 25. Keiffer’s third interception on the season set up an easy Bishop touchdown from the ten yard [...]

November 10, 2014 Sports
Sophomore defensive end Gary Brodek. Photo: battlingbishops.com

A Q&A with Gary Brodek

After losing to Hiram College this weekend,  Ohio Wesleyan’s football team is sitting 4-3. Although the defense has allowed 3 opponents to score thirty or more points, there have still been some defensive standouts. Sophmore Gary Brodek is third in [...]

November 10, 2014 Sports
OWU men's soccer coach Jay Martin. Photo: battlingbishops.com

Words from the wise: Q&A with coach Jay Martin

As the winningest coach in collegiate soccer history (654), Jay Martin has certainly been able piece together a talented roster in each of his 37 years at OWU. After earning a seventh straight NCAC title against Hiram on Nov. 1, [...]

November 10, 2014 Sports
Head swimming coach Dick Hawes. Photo: battlingbishops.com

Swimmers prepare for NCAC meet

The men’s and women’s Ohio Wesleyan University swim teams have started their season with grueling early morning workouts and demanding weeks that include 15 hours of practice time. Both the teams have started off their season 1-1 and are looking [...]

November 10, 2014 Sports