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Baseball loses two out of three against Illinois Wesleyan

On paper, the Washington University and Illinois Wesleyan University (IWU) baseball teams looked evenly matched, as both teams had only suffered one loss leading up to their three-game series. While the Bears, who swept the Titans last season, appeared to have an advantage on their home field, their visitors quickly proved them wrong. The Titans […]

| Staff Writer

No. 1 women’s track and field dominates I-55 Triangular Meet while No. 22 men’s team finishes second

On Jan. 23, just three days after the meet, the women’s team clocked in as Division III’s best team in the first national rankings of the indoor season. The men’s team was also honored in their respective top 25, slotting in at No. 22.

| Junior Sports Editor

Volleyball drops two of three ahead of final UAA round robin

The weekend put the Bears’ record at 11-7 on the season.

| Staff Reporter

Football rolls in 38-22 victory over Illinois Wesleyan

The Bears bounced back after a tough loss last weekend.

| Contributing Reporter

Men’s soccer overcomes halftime deficit, missed penalty, to defeat Illinois Wesleyan

This Sunday, with the Washington University men’s soccer team clinging to a one goal lead against Illinois Wesleyan, a defender on the line saved the match for the Bears.

Jon Lewis | Senior Sports Editor

Men’s soccer’s scoreless streak continues against Illinois Wesleyan

The Washington University men’s soccer team continued its dominant defensive play with a 3-0 victory against Illinois Wesleyan University Friday night. With the shutout, the No. 12 Bears have held opponents scoreless in through their first five games of the season, marking their longest such streak since 2008.

David Kim | Contributing Reporter

Softball swept in home doubleheader loss against Illinois Wesleyan

A consistent offense and elite pitching had propelled the Washington University softball team’s 20-4 start and top-10 national ranking six weeks into the season. However, neither were on display this week as the Bears were swept 5-1 and 4-0 in a Tuesday afternoon doubleheader against Illinois Wesleyan University.

| Senior Sports Editor

Baseball returns home, wins 2 of 3 vs. Illinois Wesleyan

The Washington University baseball team returned home for the first time in three weeks to face Illinois Wesleyan University. After a walk-aided extra-inning victory Friday night, the Bears split a doubleheader on Saturday, winning the three-game series 2-1.

| Sports Editor

Jack West scores, men’s soccer wins on the road

The No. 18 Washington University men’s soccer team has made a habit of scoring early, netting 13 of their 16 goals in the first half.

| Senior Sports Editor

Chandler’s late goal propels women’s soccer over No. 4 IWU

In a tight defensive struggle where offense was hard to find, junior Katie Chandler scored in the 84th minute to lift the No. 12 Washington University women’s soccer team over No. 4 Illinois Wesleyan University 1-0 on Saturday afternoon at Francis Field.  

Nivan Lakshman | Contributing Reporter

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