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Freshman Iris Anderson bumps the ball at the Rose Hulman Invitational on Sept. 7.

Spiking the competition

A new crop of freshmen, along with a new head coach,  has launched Ohio Wesleyan’s volleyball team to an impressive 10-2 start to their season. Formerly a Xavier University assistant coach, OWU volleyball’s new head coach, Kirsta Cobb, has brought [...]

September 18, 2014 Sports
Sophomore Robyn Madrishin makes a break for it. Photo by Spenser Hickey

Women’s rugby takes the field

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September 18, 2014 Sports
Sophomore Jillian Bell. Photo: battlingbishops.com

Sophomore shows dedication to sport

A Q&A with Jillian Bell The Ohio Wesleyan women’s golf team hosted their annual Ohio Wesleyan Invitational on Sept. 13 and 14 at Safiari Golf Club in Powell OH. Wittenberg Univerity won the competiton, while  the College of Charelston came in 2nd, [...]

September 18, 2014 Sports
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