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Softball slugs record-tying six home runs in one game, takes series over Carnegie Mellon

The win was one of three that the Bears secured over the Carnegie Mellon University (CMU) Tartans across their two doubleheaders from April 20-21, leaving the Bears one game behind conference leaders Case Western Reserve University, with one week remaining in the regular season.

| Staff Writer

Men’s basketball drops back-to-back games during UAA road trip

The Bears have become used to comebacks in their tight UAA season, but as the clock wound down, they were unable to pull out a win this time. Carnegie Mellon held on for a 79–73 victory. Two days later, on Feb. 4, the Bears’ struggles were compounded by a 74–59 loss to No. 10 Case Western Reserve University.

and | Staff Writer and Contributing Writer

Women’s basketball picks up key conference wins against Carnegie Mellon and Case Western

After losing three out of their last four games, the Washington University women’s basketball team needed a big weekend to bolster their case for a March Madness berth as the Division III playoff race begins to take shape. Over the weekend, that’s exactly what they did, defeating Carnegie Mellon University on Jan. 26 and Case Western Reserve University on Jan. 28 in front of an electric home crowd.

| Staff Writer

WU softball rebounds to take three of four against Carnegie Mellon

The Washington University softball team bounced back after a tough weekend against Emory to take 3 of their 4 games against Carnegie Mellon University this weekend.

Miguel Campos | Staff Reporter

Men finish second, women come in fifth at swimming and diving UAAs

The Washington University men’s and women’s swimming and diving teams kicked off its postseason this weekend, traveling to Chicago for the University Athletic Association Swimming and Diving Championships. The men matched their conference result from last year, finishing second, while the women dropped three spots, to fifth place overall.

Jon Lewis | Staff Reporter

Men’s basketball continues surge on home court

Five weeks into conference play last season, the Bears were 2-7m with five losses coming by three points or less. Now, Wash. U. is 9-0 in the UAA, with a chance to crack the top-five national rankings for the first time since January 2015.

| Senior Sports Editor

Women’s basketball wins two convincing conference games at home

The Washington University women’s basketball team won two games for the second straight weekend, defeating conference rivals Carnegie Mellon University and Case Western Reserve University 79-69 and 95-66, respectively.

Jon Lewis | Staff Reporter

Women’s basketball downs No. 9 Carnegie in conference showdown

The No. 11 Washington University women’s basketball team secured two road wins over conference opponents this weekend.

Anna Schoenfeld | Staff Reporter

Men’s basketball hangs on against Case Western for two-win weekend

In a Sunday afternoon battle between the University Athletic Association ceiling and basement, the Washington University men’s basketball team (7-0) rode an opportunistic defense and a career night from junior forward Andrew Sanders to an unexpectedly close victory over Case Western Reserve University (0-7) in Cleveland.

Jon Lewis | Staff Reporter

Cross-country races to pair of conference championships

The Washington University men’s and women’s cross-country teams had a near-perfect weekend at the University Athletic Association Championships at McIntosh Reserve Park in Whitesburg, Ga., with both teams taking home conference championships.

Jon Lewis | Contributing Reporter

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