First day of fall proves fruitful as football claims victory against Red Men

Saturday afternoon, as the seasons turned from summer to fall, the Washington University football team showed that it is ready for its own adjustment to the College Conference of Illinois and Wisconsin (CCIW), with a 51-31 victory over Carthage College.

Miguel Campos | Contributing Reporter

Men’s soccer outlasts Wheaton to earn grueling double overtime victory

After home wins against Wartburg College and Fontbonne University last week, the Bears hoped to keep the momentum going as they hosted Wheaton College. Getting that win, however, proved to be an uphill battle for Wash. U., as the game went all the way to double overtime.

Angelica Vasquez | Contributing Reporter

Women’s soccer continues to dominate local rivals, defeats Fontbonne

This past Thursday, the Washington University women’s soccer team picked up another impressive win against their Wydown rivals, Fontbonne University by a score of 4-0.

Heman Duplechan | Staff Reporter

Sproule conquers Fontbonne with OT game-winner in Wydown Showdown

The Washington University men’s soccer team won its second straight home game, beating local rival Fontbonne University, 3-2, in overtime Tuesday at Francis Field. Senior forward Ryan Sproule played the role of hero, tying the game in the 89th minute and then winning it in the 94th.

Liza Nami | Contributing Reporter

Features of fall: Sports staff’s picks for game of the weekend

The fall sports season is in full swing, with a number of electric matchups each day, from MLB to the NFL to NCAA football to Washington University sports. We asked our writers what games they expect to be the most exciting this weekend as Wash. U. students search for a respite from the weekly grind.

Sports Staff

Hall of Fame Invite brings men’s tennis to Rhode Island grass courts

This weekend, four members of the Washington University men’s tennis team traveled to Newport, R.I., for the third annual Hall of Fame Intercollegiate Tennis Association (ITA) Grass Court Invitational. The four athletes, seniors Konrad Kozlowski and Radha Vishnubhotla, junior Bernardo Neves and sophomore Benjamin van der Sman, competed against players from Bowdoin College, Claremont-Mudd-Scripps (CMS) Colleges and Trinity University in a showdown of the nation’s best Division III tennis players.

Matthew Friedman | Contributing Reporter

Volleyball beats defending national champion No. 3 CMS, 3-1

Taking place in Claremont, Calif. this past weekend, the East-West Challenge pitted Wash. U. against three ranked teams, including the defending national champions, Claremont Mudd Scripps.

Benjamin Simon | Staff Reporter

Women’s soccer continues hot start with two more home victories

This weekend, the Washington University women’s soccer team continued their undefeated season with wins over Rhodes College and University of Wisconsin-Whitewater.

Heman Duplechan | Staff Reporter

Men’s soccer secures first win of the season, 2-0 in home opener

The Bears seemed casual and free-spirited, in spite of the 0-3 record that preceded the night. And they capitalized on that energy, defeating Wartburg College 2-0 over the next 90 minutes for their first victory of 2018.

Angelica Vasquez | Contributing Reporter

Pushed around early, football suffers first loss at No. 5 North Central, 32-19

After an early bye week, the Washington University football team was back in action Saturday at No. 5 North Central College, falling behind 22-0 in the first half and ultimately falling, 32-19.

Miguel Campos | Contributing Reporter