Friday 28th October 2016,
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Homecoming hails hurrahs

By Matt Maier, Transcript Reporter The Ohio Wesleyan campus was electric as alumni and families were welcomed to Homecoming weekend. Filled with festivities and plenty of things to do on campus, the main events of Homecoming weekend were the tailgate on [...]

October 22, 2016 Sports

Team OWU wins big at fundraising

By Liz Hardaway, Arts & Entertainment Editor Team OWU has raised $167,000 more than last year. The total amount of donations received for Team OWU for the 2014-15 school year was $348,682. This raised the 2015-16 goal to $320,000, compared [...]

October 7, 2016 News, Sports
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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