Friday 29th April 2016,
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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
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Barnes, Schaefer finish careers as All-Americans

Evan Walsh and Olivia Lease, Transcript Reporter and Online Editor Ohio Wesleyan men’s soccer announced last week that two of its seniors, Brian Schaefer and Lonnie Barnes, were named (as) d3soccer.com All-Americans. Barnes plays midfield and Schaefer plays forward for the [...]

February 5, 2016 Sports
The Ohio Wesleyan men's basketball team beat Denison, 82-76, this past Saturday. Photo courtesy of Sara Blake.

Mixed results for OWU’s basketball teams

Leia Miza, Transcript Reporter A bittersweet note was left at Branch Rickey Stadium on Jan. 24  as Ohio Wesleyan University’s women’s team was defeated and the men’s team triumphed over Denison University. The women’s team went first against Denison and [...]

January 26, 2016 Sports
Freshman Kevin Jones receives a baton from junior Colin McShane (pic- tured left). Photo by Leia Mizas.

OWU track team sweeps triangle meet

Ross Hickenbottom, Sports Editor Friday night was a successful one for the Ohio Wesleyan indoor track teams as they swept the OWU Triangular meet, where they hosted Mount Vernon Nazarene and Muskingum University.   The men’s track team, led by [...]

January 25, 2016 Sports