Spartan football players take spotlight in “The Plain Dealer”

Finding true student-athletes at Case Western Reserve is easy … unlike their classes

The Plain Dealer: Columnist Terry Pluto takes a close look at the Spartan football team, including the unconventional practice schedule. Coach Greg Debeljak “builds them around the academic schedules of players but still knows that there will be at least a few players missing at most practices because of laboratory and other academic requirements. Yes, these are real student-athletes. And yes, they also are good small-college football players,” he wrote.