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The Bishop defense works to prevent the Wooster offense from scoring in last Saturday’s action at Selby Stadium. The Bishops defeated Wooster 36-12 and tied the OWU record for the number of wins in a season.

Bishop football defeats Wooster to claim their share of the NCAC Championship – Photo Gallery

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November 16, 2012 Sports
Men’s swimming and diving plans to improve and grow as a team

Men’s swimming and diving plans to improve and grow as a team

By Tim Alford Transcript Correspondent Only a few weeks into the season, the men’s swimming and diving team won their second meet against Urbana over the weekend. According to junior diver Anthony Peddle and sophomore swimmer Thomas Horsfall, the team [...]

November 16, 2012 Sports
Sophomore Hannah Sampson competes for the women’s cross country team during regular season action this year.

Runners finish strong in NCAC

By Taylor Smith Transcript Correspondent The Ohio Wesleyan cross country teams feel like they still have more to show after their performances at the North Coast Athletic Conference (NCAC) Championship. The men’s and women’s cross country teams finished third and [...]

November 9, 2012 Sports
Women’s soccer learns from season, plans for the spring

Women’s soccer learns from season, plans for the spring

By Taylor McGinnis Transcript Correspondent Despite not making the playoffs, the Ohio Wesleyan women’s soccer team knows the season was not a complete loss and the team is already getting ready for their next season. During their fall season, according [...]

November 9, 2012 Sports
Women’s track and field team prepares  for upcoming season

Women’s track and field team prepares for upcoming season

By Tim Alford Transcript Correspondent The women’s track and field team started training for the winter indoor season with a goal to win their seventh straight NCAC Championships. Senior Nicole Lourette, a triple jumper and long jumper, said the runners [...]

November 9, 2012 Sports
Junior Mason Espinosa prepares to pass the ball to a teammate in the game against Kenyon Collge.  The Bishops defeated Kenyon with a score of 33-13 to secure a conference win.

Football secures winning season, looks to continue success

By Taylor Smith Transcript Reporter After beating the Carnegie Mellon last Saturday 34-25 the Ohio Wesleyan football team is now 7-0 on the season, their best start since 2001. The 7-0 start already guarantees a winning regular season record for [...]

October 26, 2012 Sports
Sheafor twin swimmers look forward to competing together

Sheafor twin swimmers look forward to competing together

By Sadie Slager Transcript Reporter Haley and Tirion Sheafor say everything’s better when they’re together. The identical twins, who hail from Charlotte, N.C., are first-year students on OWU’s swimming and diving team. Tirion said their swimming careers started very early [...]

October 26, 2012 Sports
Baseball team optimistic after tryouts about upcoming spring season

Baseball team optimistic after tryouts about upcoming spring season

By Tim Alford Transcript Correspondent Over the weekend, the baseball team concluded their fall training which senior catcher Tim Heinmiller said had a much more competitive atmosphere this year. Heinmiller said the four weeks of training during the fall, nicknamed [...]

October 26, 2012 Sports
Freshman libero Danielle Birney strengthens the volleyball defense

Freshman libero Danielle Birney strengthens the volleyball defense

By Margaux Erilane Transcript Correspondent The women’s volleyball team has long been the brunt of OWU’s sports jokes, but having already won more games this season than in the previous three seasons combined, things can only improve for the Lady [...]

October 26, 2012 Sports
Senior Megan Weisserman hits the volleyball over the net as a Earlan tries to block it. Weisserman received the award of athlete of the week for the week of Sept. 30.

Volleyball improves record, optimistic about season

By Tim Alford Transcript Correspondent In just over half of the season, Ohio Wesleyan’s volleyball team has already won nine more games than they did in all of last season. Their record stands at 11-9 so far this season after [...]

October 4, 2012 Sports