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OWU wrestling team appoints new head coach

By Aleksei Pavloff, Sports Editor  The Ohio Wesleyan University coaching staff adds one more to the family, with the hiring of experienced head wrestling coach Paul Reid. Reid’s first day on the job was Nov. 1 and the administration is [...]

November 13, 2017 News, Sports

Men’s soccer team wins NCAC title in dramatic fashion

By Kienan O’Doherty, A&E Editor  After one of the most exciting games in recent North Coast Athletic Conference (NCAC) memory, the Ohio Wesleyan men’s soccer team captured its 10th championship. In a classic rivalry matchup between the second-seeded Battling Bishops [...]

November 13, 2017 Sports

Volleyball finds success in regular season

By Aleksei Pavloff, Sports Editor  The Ohio Wesleyan volleyball team still has four more games left in the season, but the women’s team is showing an impressive regular season performance with an overall record of 14-6. For OWU athletes, a [...]

October 27, 2017 Sports

Bishops upset nationally ranked Wabash Little Giants

By Spencer Pauley, Copy Editor  It took 28 years, but Ohio Wesleyan’s football team finally beat the Wabash Little Giants, and did it against many odds. On Oct. 14, the Battling Bishops traveled to Crawfordsville, Indiana and beat a Wabash [...]

October 27, 2017 Sports

Women’s soccer team finds early success

By Kienan O’Doherty, A&E Editor  Ohio Wesleyan’s women’s soccer team used to be considered an “easy win.” Now, it’s a different story. Three years ago, OWU had only won one game, dropping every single conference contest. The year after that, [...]

October 4, 2017 Sports

Women’s soccer team honors Baby Lou

By Jesse Sailer, Transcript Reporter  The Ohio Wesleyan woman’s soccer team kicked off their 2017-18 season on Friday, Sept. 1 against Earlham in honor of OWU alumni Megan (‘09) and Dan (‘08) Dyer, and their newborn daughter Lou. All proceeds [...]

September 15, 2017 Sports

The violence beyond football

By Kienan O’Doherty, A&E Editor Football is widely regarded as the most popular American sport, but it is also considered to be the most violent. Fans love to wake up every Sunday and flip on the TV to watch their beloved [...]

September 15, 2017 Opinion, Sports

OWU students launch Xnox Fitness

By Aleksei Pavloff, Sports Editor  Two Ohio Wesleyan students have taken what they have learned in class and turned it into their own business and passion while still keeping up with school work. Junior Ben Mudzinganyama and sophomore Connor King have [...]

September 15, 2017 News, Sports

OWU welcomes new athletic director

By Aleksei Pavloff, Sports Editor  It’s the start of a new semester and the Ohio Wesleyan athletics department appointed Doug Zipp as the new athletics director in August. “He is absolutely the right person to serve as OWU’s director of [...]

September 15, 2017 News, Sports

Football team kicks off summer in Spain

By Spencer Pauley, Copy Editor  For nine days this summer, 30 members of the Ohio Wesleyan football team traveled to Spain to view local attractions, embrace the culture, enjoy the beaches and play football. The itinerary for the trip included tours [...]

September 1, 2017 Sports