Articles by Patrick Fallon

Streaks play their ‘Cards’ right

Before Saturday, the Blue Streaks’ senior class had never tasted victory against Otterbein, losing each of their last three contests to the Cardinals. A fourth straight loss to Otterbein would not be in store. On Homecoming 2011, the Blue Streaks outlasted the Cardinals in double overtime, 47-41, in yet another offensive showcase (12 touchdowns and…

Women’s basketball riding rollercoaster of a season

After their best start in nearly two decades, the John Carroll University women’s basketball team has gone through a rollercoaster of a season.  The Blue Streaks currently are tied for sixth in the Ohio Athletic Conference at 5-5 and own an overall record of 10-7.   Perhaps the greatest up of the season came when the…

JCU opens OAC play with win over Capital

Despite the rivalry that has formed between these two high-energy basketball programs, the John Carroll University Blue Streaks have managed to hold all the cards over Capital University for more than two calendar years.  Saturday night’s contest in Bexley, Ohio was much of the same – led by a John Carroll and Ohio Athletic Conference…

Volleyball team takes second place at Ohio Wesleyan

After Notre Dame College swept the John Carroll University Blue Streaks volleyball team in straight games to open the 2009 season, the team was determined to reverse their fate in the opening game of the 2010 campaign.  Coach Cally Plummer’s squad did just that, as they knocked off the visiting Falcons in straight sets (25-17,…