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A quick glance at ‘Lax-Bro’ culture:From ‘bro-flows’  to Patagos, stereotypes abound

A quick glance at ‘Lax-Bro’ culture:From ‘bro-flows’ to Patagos, stereotypes abound

So you think you’re bro? Guess again. Lacrosse boys have been stereotyped since the day they learned how to cradle their stick and make the deepest pocket. These young men have been overheard talking about their new Patagonia, the length [...]

March 1, 2012 Sports
OWU athletes balance course work and practice

OWU athletes balance course work and practice

More and more students on campus are voicing opinions about their sports teams and the timely obligations that come with them. OWU athletes claim that they dread going to practices and games, yet continue to play the sport for various [...]

March 1, 2012 Sports
Men’s basketball loses in NCAC tourney, invited to NCAA tourney

Men’s basketball loses in NCAC tourney, invited to NCAA tourney

Ohio Wesleyan’s men’s basketball team was eliminated from the North Coast Athletic Conference tournament in the semifinals on Friday night against Wooster. The final score was 89-80 in Wooster’s favor. The Bishops, with shots by juniors Marshall Morris, Andy Winters [...]

March 1, 2012 Sports
Lacross men crush Concordia

Lacross men crush Concordia

“You guys can’t even make a play!” That’s what head coach of the Falcons, Jeff Roberts, said to his players after Ohio Wesleyan’s men’s lacrosse team led them in the first quarter 6-0. OWU showed athletic and strategic superiority over [...]

March 1, 2012 Sports
Women’s lacrosse edges out  win against the Thiel Tomcats

Women’s lacrosse edges out win against the Thiel Tomcats

Despite Thiel College’s attempt to make a comeback late in the game, the OWU women’s lacrosse team was able to open their season with a non-conference win (11-9) last Saturday. The Bishops led the first half, taking an early lead [...]

March 1, 2012 Sports
Junior forward Marshall Morris tries to block a Denison forward as he goes for a layup on Saturday. Morris had 10 points and 7 rebounds in the game. The Bishops went on to  beat Denison 83-77.

Men’s basketball scores 3rd place NCAC finish

The Ohio Wesleyan men’s basketball team defeated Wabash on Wednesday night and Denison on Saturday afternoon to secure third place in the North Coast Athletic Conference and end the regular season. This also secured a first round home game in [...]

February 22, 2012 Sports
New football head coach excited to be in OWU family

New football head coach excited to be in OWU family

Ohio Wesleyan hopes to re-energize its football program with the hiring of a new head coach, Tom Watts, in early February. After Head Coach Mike Hollway left the program after 25 years, Watts beat out over 200 applicants to be [...]

February 22, 2012 Sports
OWU men’s tennis capitalize the Crusaders in singles, doubles

OWU men’s tennis capitalize the Crusaders in singles, doubles

The Ohio Wesleyan’s men’s tennis team easily out-played the Capital University Crusaders in a non-conference match Feb. 17, winning 7-2. Doubles No. 1 OWU doubles duo junior John Rissell and sophomore Richie Karban demonstrated tentative superiority against the Crusaders. Their [...]

February 22, 2012 Sports
Despite a rough overall season, the Bishops swim strong at its end and break records

Despite a rough overall season, the Bishops swim strong at its end and break records

Despite Ohio Wesleyan’s eighth place finish in the North Coast Athletic Conference (NCAC) Championship, individual swimmers and divers finished the season strong. The championship took place in Canton, Ohio over a four-day period starting Feb. 15 and ending on the [...]

February 22, 2012 Sports
Junior guard Eric Easley (right) drives to the basket as sophomore center Reuel Rogers (left) fights to get open. Rogers finished the game as the Bishops’ second highest scorer with 12 points. This was the players’ last game of the season.

Men’s basketball loses to Wooster, remains positive

The Ohio Wesleyan men’s basketball team gave up a lead at half and lost a close game to Wooster on Wednesday night. The final score of the game was 54-50. Turnovers and missed shots plagued the Bishops in the second [...]

February 15, 2012 Sports