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Men's golf team. Photo courtesy of battling bishops.com

Men’s golf wins Gatorade Collegiate

By Julia Snyder, Transcript Reporter Ohio Wesleyan University’s men’s golf team competed in the Gatorade Collegiate in Dover, Ohio at Zoar Golf Club Sept. 3 and 4 and came in first of 10 teams. The team shot scores of 282 [...]

September 19, 2016 Sports
Photo courtesy of David Sanders.

Football team takes Texas

By Matt Maier, Transcript Reporter The Ohio Wesleyan University men’s football team lost 0-56 in their game against University of Mary-Hardin Baylor (UMHB). The Battling Bishops traveled to Belton, Texas to play against the Crusaders of UMHB. “We [went] into [...]

September 8, 2016 Sports

Playing for Luke

Photos from the OWU Men’s Soccer team’s first home game of the 2016 season against Hope College in honor of Luke Gabbert. Photos by Courtney Dunne, Leah Miza and Izzy Sommerdorf [...]

September 3, 2016 Sports
Ryan Missler. Photo courtesy of owu.edu.

Missler’s mark on OWU baseball

Ross Hickenbottom, Sports Editor Anyone strolling along the Ohio Wesleyan campus over the past few years has probably noticed the new and more recognizable red hats the baseball teams wear, but not everyone knows the story behind them. OWU’s baseball [...]

April 18, 2016 Sports
Ahmed Abdel Halim. Photo courtesy of battlingbishops.com.

Spring Spotlight: Ahmed Abdel Halim

Ross Hickenbottom, Sports Editor Olivia Lease, Online Editor Track athlete Ahmed Abdel Halim starts off his senior season on a high, being named athlete of the week twice already and taking home gold in the three competitions he has participated [...]

April 13, 2016 Sports
Photo by Leia Miza.

Reflecting on a record-breaking season

Ross Hickenbottom, Sports Editor “Fun.” “Immaculate.” “Unforgettable.” Those were some of the words Ohio Wesleyan men’s basketball team used to describe the record-breaking season that, just as every other season without an NCAA Championship, ended too soon. The team traveled to [...]

April 13, 2016 Sports
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Bishops experience wins, losses and new places

Olivia Lease, Online Editor A bittersweet feeling was left on the field on March 19 as Ohio Wesleyan’s women’s lacrosse team rallied against Capital, but was ultimately defeated in the last quarter. At Oberlin, the men’s lacrosse team took home another [...]

March 31, 2016 Sports
Senior Zak Davis goes for the shot. Photo by Leia Miza.

Men’s basketball shaping to be ‘one of the best in OWU history’

Areena Arora, Managing Editor On Tuesday, Ohio Wesleyan hosted the quarter final match-up for the North Coast Atlantic Conference tournament at the Branch Rickey Arena, and defeated visiting Wabash College. With a minute and half remaining, amidst a crowd of over [...]

February 24, 2016 Sports
Freshmen, Steven Hildebrand (left) and Jack Harvey (right) warm up during a practice. Photo by Leia Miza.

Men’s lacrosse hopes for another promising season

David Fradkin, Transcript Reporter Ohio Wesleyan men’s lacrosse team is coming off one of their best seasons in the program’s history in 2015. This year, they are ranked 11th in the preseason USILA Division III coaching polls for the upcoming [...]

February 24, 2016 Sports
Freshman sprinter Quentin Broomfield watches junior sprinter Colin McShane take the baton during the 1600-meter relay at their recent Triangular meet.

The art of the OWU relay

Julia Snyder, Transcript Reporter Running in a relay is considered an honor in track and field at Ohio Wesleyan University. Kris Boey has been the head coach of the  track and field team for the past 14 years. He said that [...]

February 10, 2016 Sports