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OWU prepares for NCAA championships

Delaware and athletes prepare for the NCAA D-3 National Track and Field Championships, which will be held at Selby Field from May 22 to May 24. City Manager Tom Homan said this is the second time the Championships have come [...]

May 5, 2014 Sports
The  field renovations will add the new OWU 
Athletics logo  to the center of the field. Photo: OWU Athletics

Selby’s new field to improve quality of athletics

By Nicolas Palandjian Transcript Correspondent Ohio Wesleyan University received a donation from alumni in order to build a new turf field at Selby Stadium. Selby Stadium, home to the Battling Bishops and the Ohio Machine, a Major League Lacrosse Team, was [...]

May 5, 2014 Sports
Senior Lori Weischedel looks to pass the ball in the Lady Bishops 12-17 loss to Allegheny April 26 at Selby Stadium.

PHOTOS: Women’s lacrosse falls on senior night

Photos by Jane Suttmeier [...]

May 5, 2014 Sports
Senior Danielle Haley throws a strike against Wittenberg April 13 at Margaret Sagan Field. Photo by Mike Serbanoiu

Softball swings for postseason

Bishop softball is in full swing and ready to take on the NCAC tournament. Sophomore Lilly Gresh said the team plans to make it to the tournament, and win. “We most definitely have the talent and passion to go into [...]

April 24, 2014 Sports
Alex Kerensky throws a frisbee during a tournament last fall. The team won its first tournament on April 5. Photo by Erin Gregory

Yetis look back at successful season

The women’s Ultimate Frisbee team, the Yetis, reflect back on their first tournament win of the season on April 5 in Miami. Senior team member Melissa Guziak said the team’s knowledge of the sport and strategies has improved this year, [...]

April 24, 2014 Sports

Sloppy spring dampens seasons

When thinking of spring sports, bright sunny days and lush green fields usually come to mind.  But this year, unpredictible weather has spoiled that image. From the polar vortex to severe rain, the Bishops sports teams have had their fair [...]

April 18, 2014 Sports
Top: Junior JJ Buckey throws a strike to make it full count against Cincinatti-Clermont at Littick Field on April 10.
Photo by Jane Suttmeier

Baseball looks to improve NCAC record

The Baseball team currently stands at 6-18 this season and 1-7 in the NCAC, and is looking to change their outcome as the season draws to a close. Despite getting a shaky start in their season, Head coach Tyler Mott [...]

April 18, 2014 Sports

First family of Wesleyan sports honored with baseball renovations

Photos by Jane Suttmeier Athletic Director, and former OWU Head baseball Coach Roger Ingles and his wife Jo, an award winning journalist for Ohio Public Radio, were honored Sat April 5 at. Littick Field for the dedication and hard work [...]

April 10, 2014 Sports
Photo: Wikimedia Commons

Northwestern athletes seek to unionize

Northwestern University football players will vote April 25 whether to unionize after the National Labor Relations Board ruled in March that players are employees of the school and have the right to form unions. Northwestern is appealing the decision. The [...]

April 10, 2014 Sports
Sophomore Amy Greenwood. Photo: Rachael Carter via battlingbishops.com

Women’s golf hopes to finish strong

With the spring golf season reaching its final stretch, the women’s golf team hopes to make good on one of their biggest goals this year: winning the conference championship. In order to do so they will need to win their [...]

April 10, 2014 Sports