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JCU men sweep weekend

Sophomore Adam Lenz competes in a race in the Johnson Natatorium.
January 29, 2020

It is rare that a team in sports can win back-to-back, especially in the exhausting sport of swimming. Well, that is exactly what the John Carroll University men’s swimmers and divers did this past weekend. The...

Ynra Bohan becomes U.S. citizen

Ynyra Bohan holds a USA themed swim cap in the Johnson Nataorium after becoming a U.S. Citizen.
January 29, 2020

Breaking the school record in the 200-yard butterfly isn’t the only big milestone for Ynyra Bohan, a freshman swimmer at John Carroll University. Bohan and her parents just recently became United States...

COLUMN: Remembering Kobe Bryant

COLUMN: Remembering Kobe Bryant
January 29, 2020

On Sunday, Jan. 26, the world was shaken to its core when we learned of the passing of NBA legend Kobe Bryant in a helicopter crash. He was only 41. As a 21-year-old, life-long sports fan and a journalist...

The Berger Brothers and Basketball: The story behind JCU’s twins

Ryan (left) and Jimmy (right)
January 29, 2020

Two of the best basketball players in the history of the John Carroll University men’s basketball program have shaped the season. And they just happen to be twins. Sitting across from each other,...

John Carroll Women’s Basketball on pace for best season in program history

Head coach Kelly Morrone coaches during a timeout in a game at the Tony DeCarlo Varsity Center
January 22, 2020

Two seasons ago, the John Carroll University women’s basketball team finished the year 8-18 and were undergoing a necessary rebuild of the program. No one could have predicted the outcome of a dreadful...

Streaks of the Week (01/23/2020)

Streaks of the Week (01/23/2020)
January 21, 2020

Each week The Carroll News sports section names five Blue Streak athletes “Streaks of the Week”. Congratulations to this week’s athletes on their outstanding performances. Women's Basketball:...

Sartain shatters 3-point record

Junior Jackson Sartain attempts a 3-pointer in a game at the Tony DeCarlo Varsity Center.
January 21, 2020

There are only so many feats left for junior Jackson Sartain to accomplish in basketball, but one stood out: the all-time career 3-point leader. It seemed fitting that the feat came in the John Carroll...

Capital snaps John Carroll’s 6-game win streak

Senior Ryan Berer (ball in hand) tussles with a player from the Capital Crusaders in a game at the Tony DeCarlo Varsity Center.
January 21, 2020

It’s the true definition of going down to the wire: The John Carroll University men’s basketball team lost a 73-72 barnburner to the young Capital Crusaders on Saturday, Jan. 18.  This game was...

Senior Day splashes wins for Blue Streaks

Senior Felice Ferrante celebrates a victory in her final meet at the Johnson Natatorium.
January 21, 2020

Senior day for the John Carroll University swimming and diving team could not have been sweeter. The Blue Streaks dipped into the victory pool with 209-87 (men) and 191-99 (women) victories over the...

Former ESPN SportsCenter Anchor Jay Crawford visits JCU Working in Sports Media Class

Former ESPN Broadcaster Jay Crawford does an interview in a Cleveland Indians jersey.
January 21, 2020

Former ESPN anchor Jay Crawford met with professor John McMurray and his Working in Sports Media class on Monday, Jan. 13 to discuss the business of sports media and journalism.  Crawford was born...

COLUMN: Holding Reserve on Browns new head coach Kevin Stefanski

Cleveland Browns new NFL football head coach Kevin Stefanski answers a question during a news conference at FirstEnergy Stadium in Cleveland, Tuesday, Jan. 14, 2020.
January 21, 2020

Former head coach Freddie Kitchens left the Browns without no choice. Following a disappointing season in which the overhyped Browns took a step back, the team needed a new coach. And that is where today...

Streaks of the Week (12/12)

Streaks of the Week (12/12)
December 10, 2019

Each week The Carroll News sports section names five Blue Streak athletes “Streaks of the Week”. Congratulations to this week’s athletes on their outstanding performances. Men's Basketball: Sophomore,...

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