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Sophomore Kallie Winston in a race at the Sept. 6 Ohio Wesleyan Inivitational. Photo: battlingbishops.com

Thinking like a runner

After a strong finish at the OWU Invitational, both the men’s and women’s cross country teams look forward to an exciting year. The men finished second out of ten and the women fourth. Top runners for the Bishops include junior [...]

September 11, 2014 Sports
Senior Matt DiCesare dribbles past a University of Mary Washington defender on Sept. 5 at Roy Rike Stadium. Photo by Spenser Hickey

Men’s soccer rallies to return to national stage

Year in and year out, the Ohio Wesleyan Men’s Soccer program is a strong contender for national titles, with two already under their belt. Ran by Jay Martin, the “winningest” coach in any NCAA division history at over 600 wins, [...]

September 11, 2014 Sports
New head field hockey coach Hannah Allison. Photo: battlingbishops.com

Field hockey coaches’ role swap a ‘win-win situation’

By Philippe Chauveau Transcript Reporter The Ohio Wesleyan field hockey team is under new management, so to speak. Former head coach Marge Redmond stepped down, allowing for Hannah Allison, her assistant coach last season, to take over the position. As [...]

September 4, 2014 Sports
Senior Bishops tight end Calvin Cagney recently won an NCAA Division III all-Ohio second team selection. Photo: battlingbishops.com

All-Ohio selection latest in Cagney’s honors

It’s a good thing senior tight-end Calvin Cagney decided to follow in his fathers’ footsteps when he opted to start playing football as a freshman in high school. “The first year I played football was freshman year,” Cagney said. “After [...]

September 2, 2014 Sports
Image: Connect2OWU

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