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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
Racking up miles, merits

Racking up miles, merits

Freshman garners Division III newcomer honors Ohio Wesleyan cross country team, led by sophomore John Sotos, finished 13th out of 43 teams at the All-Ohio Intercollegiate Cross Country Championship on October 3rd. Sotos finished 27th overall and received Division III [...]

October 23, 2014 Sports
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Coach aims for another NCAC title

Ohio Wesleyan’s football team has a great shot at regaining the NCAC crown with four games remaining and a record of 3-2 in the conference.  We were able to go inside the huddle during a Q&A session with Coach Tom [...]

October 23, 2014 Sports
Hamilton-Williams Campus Center, the temporary home of Ohio Wesleyan's weight room. Photo: news.owu.edu

Packed like sardines: Athletes makes gym relocation work despite small space

The weight room located in Edwards Gym had been moved to a basement level garage in Hamilton Williams Campus Center due to construction, but coaches say they’ve made the most of the switch. When construction for the Simpson-Querrey Fitness Center [...]

October 22, 2014 Sports