Case Western Reserve Spartans

Overall record: 10-1 - Conference: 3-0
All times Eastern   (* Conference; • In-region)
9/5 vs. Kenyon W, 33-21 BX
9/12 at Rochester W, 45-14 BX
9/19 vs. Oberlin W, 41-6 BX
10/3 at Denison W, 38-13 BX
10/10 at Wooster W, 53-32 BX
10/17 vs. Ohio Wesleyan W, 55-7 BX
10/24 vs. Hiram W, 63-14 BX
10/31 at Chicago * • W, 38-24 BX
11/7 at Carnegie Mellon * • W, 34-17 BX
11/14 vs. Washington U. * • W, 28-8 BX
11/21 vs. Trine L, 51-38 BX
Overall record: 10-1 - Conference: 3-0
All times Eastern   (* Conference; • In-region)
10/31 at Chicago * • W, 38-24 BX
11/7 at Carnegie Mellon * • W, 34-17 BX
11/14 vs. Washington U. * • W, 28-8 BX

2009

Schools Conf All
Case Western Reserve 3-0 10-1
Chicago 1-2 5-4
Carnegie Mellon 1-2 5-5
Washington U. 1-2 4-6

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Past Records

2014 (3-7, 3-5 PAC)
2013 (5-4, 2-1 UAA)
2012 (6-4, 2-1 UAA)
2011 (9-1, 3-0 UAA)
2010 (8-2, 1-2 UAA)
2009 (10-1, 3-0 UAA)
2008 (10-1, 3-0 UAA)
2007 (11-1, 3-0 UAA)
2006 (5-5, 1-2 UAA)
2005 (3-7, 0-3 UAA)
2004 (5-5, 2-1 UAA)
2003 (5-5, 0-3 UAA)
2002 (6-4, 1-2 UAA)
2001 (5-5, 0-3 UAA)
2000 (3-7, 0-3 UAA)
1999 (2-8, 0-3 UAA)

Team Quick Facts

Case Western Reserve

Spartans

Coach: Greg Debeljak (John Carroll '87)
Conference: UAA
Enrollment: 4196
Location: Cleveland, OH
Colors: Royal Blue, White, Gray
Stadium: DiSanto Field (2400)
Surface: Turf

News Releases

September 27, 2014
Beecher to DiFrancesco Late TD Sends Spartans to 23-16 Win versus Thiel
CLEVELAND – Senior quarterback Billy Beecher (Palmyra, Pa./Palmyra Area) threw a pair of...
September 20, 2014
Spartans Unable to Hold On, Saint Vincent Ends Losing Streak
LATROBE, Pa. – Despite building a 10-point lead midway through the third quarter, the Case...
September 16, 2014
Spartans Set to Play Saint Vincent in First Road Game of 2014
The Case Western Reserve University football team hits the road for the first time this season for a...
September 9, 2014
Everett Dishong Named to D3Football.com National Team of the Week
MINNEAPOLIS – Case Western Reserve University junior linebacker Everett Dishong (Chagrin...
September 8, 2014
Beecher and Dishong Named UAA Players of the Week
PITTSFORD, N.Y. – Case Western Reserve University senior quarterback Billy Beecher (Palmyra,...
September 6, 2014
Beecher’s Career Night, Dominant Defense Propel Spartans to 30-0 Victory versus Carnegie Mellon in 29th Annual Academic Bowl
CLEVELAND – Senior quarterback Billy Beecher (Palmyra, Pa./Palmyra Area) passed for a...
September 2, 2014
Spartans Open 2014 Season versus Carnegie Mellon in 29th Annual Academic Bowl/PAC Kickoff Classic
The Case Western Reserve University football team opens the 2014 campaign with the 29th Annual...
June 5, 2014
Case Western Reserve Announces 2014 Football Schedule
CLEVELAND – A pair of home games under the lights and the first season in the Presidents'...
October 28, 2013
Video Highlights: Case Western Reserve 21, Trinity 17
Dave Wilson (play-by-play) and Ryan Breon (color) on the call for the Spartans' 21-17 victory versus...
September 7, 2013
Balanced Offense, Dominant Defense Leads Spartans in 37-16 Rout of Marietta in 2013 Season Opener
CLEVELAND – A balanced offense that saw four different players score touchdowns and a dominant...
September 6, 2013
Meet the linebacker who's researchin​g concussion​s
Outside linebacker Scott Campbell’s job on the football field—among other things—i...
May 23, 2013
Spartan Football Announces 2013 Recruiting Class
CLEVELAND – Case Western Reserve University Head Football Coach Greg Debeljak has announced...
April 3, 2013
65 Spartans Named to UAA 25th Anniversary Teams
PITTSFORD, N.Y. – A combined 65 former and current student-athletes from Case Western Reserve...
March 28, 2013
Spartan Football Announces Historic Schedule of 2013
CLEVELAND – Five states, three time zones and roughly 6,800 miles of road will be covered for...
March 6, 2013
Warren Miller Named Special Teams Coordinator/Linebackers Coach at Case Western Reserve
CLEVELAND – Case Western Reserve University football Head Coach Greg Debeljak has announced...
March 5, 2013
Dan Calabrese Selected to 2013 Ohio vs. Michigan Senior Bowl
PICKERINGTON, Ohio – GameDay Management, Inc. has released the rosters for the 2013 Ohio vs....
February 18, 2013
Mickey Iliano Returns to Spartan Football Coaching Staff
CLEVELAND – Case Western Reserve University football Head Coach Greg Debeljak has announced...
January 16, 2013
Dolan, Ferguson and Calabrese Lead Seven Spartans Selected to OCF All-Ohio Team
PICKERINGTON, Ohio – Seven members of the Case Western Reserve University football team have...
December 4, 2012
Adam Watson Named D3Football.com All-North Region
MINNEAPOLIS – Case Western Reserve University senior defensive end Adam Watson (Mentor,...
November 20, 2012
21 Spartans Named Football All-UAA; Watson and Calabrese Named Players of the Year
PITTSFORD, N.Y. – Case Western Reserve University senior defensive end Adam Watson (Mentor,...
November 12, 2012
Bell and Watson Earn UAA Player of the Week Awards
PITTSFORD, N.Y. – Case Western Reserve University football produced a pair of University...
November 10, 2012
Bell’s Breakout Day Highlights 36-24 Spartan Win in 27th Annual Academic Bowl
CLEVELAND – Senior wide receiver Vinny Bell (Parma Heights, Ohio/Valley Forge) posted a...
November 3, 2012
Spartans Drop UAA Battle with Washington-St. Louis, 10-7, on Seniors’ Day
CLEVELAND – The Case Western Reserve University football team lost the inside track to a fifth...
October 27, 2012
Spartans Begin Defense of UAA Championship with 28-15 Win at Rival Chicago
CHICAGO – The Case Western Reserve University football team scored 21 unanswered points during...
October 20, 2012
Beecher to Erb TD Leads Spartans to 24-17 Overtime Win at Oberlin
OBERLIN, Ohio – Sophomore quarterback Billy Beecher (Palmyra, Pa./Palmyra Area) threw a...
October 16, 2012
Case's Ferguson grown into impact player
The numbers tell the whole of Ryan Ferguson's story: Despite being only 180-pounds, the outside...
October 6, 2012
Spartans Start Fast, Win Baird Brothers’ Trophy Game, 31-28
CLEVELAND, Ohio – The Case Western Reserve University football team jumped out to a 17-0...
September 29, 2012
Spartans Fall Short in Upset Bid of No. 21 Wittenberg
CLEVELAND, Ohio – Despite a game-high 163 yards from scrimmage by sophomore running back Manny...
September 22, 2012
Late Field Goal Lifts Battling Bishops Past Spartans, 17-14
DELAWARE, Ohio – Sophomore running back Manny Sicre (Miami, Fla./Belen Jesuit Preparatory)...
September 15, 2012
Last-Minute Score Leads Frostburg State to 17-16 Upset of Case Western Reserve
CLEVELAND, Ohio – Sophomore running back Manny Sicre (Miami, Fla./Belen Jesuit Preparatory)...
September 8, 2012
Olson’s Career Night Highlights Spartans’ 35-0 Shutout of Hiram
HIRAM, Ohio – Senior quarterback Erik Olson (Bethel Park, Pa./Bethel Park) completed 22-of-30...
September 1, 2012
Spartans Run Wild, Score 26 Unanswered in Season-Opening Win at Marietta
MARIETTA, Ohio – Junior running back Kenny Riordan (Spring Grove, Ill./Richmond-Burton) rushed...
April 10, 2012
Spartan Football Announces First Wave of 2012 Recruiting Class
CLEVELAND, Ohio – Case Western Reserve University Head Football Coach Greg Debeljak has...
December 13, 2011
UAA teams splitting into conferences
The four teams playing football in the UAA are splitting and joining two conferences, which will...
November 12, 2011
Riordan Leads Spartan Football to UAA Title and Possible NCAA Playoff Berth in 38-24 Win in Academic Bowl at Carnegie Mellon
PITTSBURGH, Pa. – Sophomore running back Kenny Riordan (Spring Grove, Ill./Richmond-Burton)...
November 9, 2011
Spartans Close Out Regular Season with UAA Title, Possible NCAA Tourney Berth on the Line in Academic Bowl at CMU
The Case Western Reserve University football team closes out the 2011 regular season with the...
November 1, 2011
Spartans Continue Quest for UAA Title at Wash. U. on Saturday
Winners of six straight, the Case Western Reserve University football team continues its quest for a...
October 29, 2011
Spartan Defense and Ground Game Lead the Way to 6-0 Win on Seniors’ Day versus UAA Rival Chicago
CLEVELAND, Ohio – The Case Western Reserve University football team grinded out 201 yards on...
October 22, 2011
Vasil Boots Overtime Field Goal to Lead Spartans Past Wooster in Baird Brothers Trophy Game
WOOSTER, Ohio – Senior Daniel Vasil (Erie, Pa./McDowell) booted a game-winning, 31-yard field...
October 15, 2011
Spartans Earn 34-7 Homecoming Victory versus Hiram
CLEVELAND, Ohio – Freshman running back Manny Sicre (Miami, Fla./Belen Jesuit) scored a pair...
October 11, 2011
Spartans Set to Host Hiram for Homecoming on Saturday
The Case Western Reserve University Spartans look to continue a three-game winning streak when they...
October 8, 2011
Calabrese Returns a Pair of Interceptions for TDs, Spartans Score 37 in First Half En Route to 47-21 Victory versus Oberlin
CLEVELAND, Ohio – Junior safety Dan Calabrese (Concord, Ohio/Notre Dame-Cathedral Latin)...
October 7, 2011
Spartans Return Home to Host Yeomen Under the Lights on Saturday
The Case Western Reserve University Spartans play at home for the first time in nearly a month when...
October 1, 2011
Spartans Strike in Final Minute to Rally Past Allegheny
MEADVILLE, Pa. – Junior quarterback Erik Olson (Bethel Park, Pa./Bethel Park) threw the...
September 30, 2011
Spartan Football at Allegheny to Air on Fox College Sports Atlantic and ESPN3
MEADVILLE, Pa. – Even if you are not traveling to Meadville to watch the Case Western Reserve...
September 24, 2011
Spartans Effective in All Three Phases in 24-6 Win at Denison
GRANVILLE, Ohio -- Junior quarterback Erik Olson (Bethel Park, Pa./Bethel Park) accounted for 262...
September 19, 2011
Spartans Look to Get Back to Winning Ways at Denison
The Case Western Reserve University Spartans look to get back to their winning ways at Denison...
September 10, 2011
Valiant Effort by Spartan Defense Not Enough in 17-7 Loss to Rochester
CLEVELAND, Ohio – Five sacks and three forced turnovers weren't enough as the Case Western...
September 6, 2011
Spartans Set to Host Rochester in Home-Opener
The Case Western Reserve University Spartans open the home portion of their schedule versus the...
September 3, 2011
Big Plays by Sicre and Ferguson Lead Spartans to Season-Opening Win at Rival John Carroll
UNIVERSITY HEIGHTS, Ohio – Freshman running back Manny Sicre (Miami, Fla./Belen Jesuit Prep)...
August 30, 2011
Spartans Open 2011 Campaign at Rival John Carroll; Game to Air on SportsTime Ohio
CLEVELAND, Ohio -- The Case Western Reserve University Spartans open the 2011 campaign at local-riva...
November 23, 2010
Gagliardi Trophy ballot down to 10
Twenty-six players were nominated and 10 were chosen for the final ballot. Once again, fans will...
November 6, 2010
Bears block Case's playoff run
Wash U blocked a 43-yard field goal as time expired and kept its Pool B playoff hopes alive with a...
September 16, 2010
Baum takes control of Case's offense
Some people who have had to follow in the footsteps of a record-setting quarterback that took a...