NBA Delivers in Clutch

Nate Levinson, Sports Editor
May 9, 2014
Filed under Editorials & Features, SPORTS

If the first round of the NBA playoffs was any indication, basketball fans everywhere are in for a real treat. In what was the best first playoff round I’ve ever watched in the NBA or otherwise, five different series went to seven games, while a sixth ended on a buzzer beater in Game 6 by one of... Read more »

Sheldon Ends Career with Nationals Bid

Sheldon Ends Career with Nationals Bid

Suzanna Doak
May 9, 2014
Filed under Editorials & Features, Lacrosse, SPORTS, Varsity Spring

The women’s tennis team finished out its season in the North Coast Athletic Conference match at Kenyon College with a third place finish on April 27. The Yeowomen ended their year with a conference record of 3–0, improving on last year’s mark of 2–1. One of the most notable aspects of the... Read more »

Yeomen’s Season Comes to Close in Crossover Play

Michaela Puterbaugh
May 9, 2014
Filed under Baseball, SPORTS, Varsity Spring

The baseball team ended its season with three consecutive losses of 14–2, 13–6 and 4–1 against the DePauw University Tigers this past weekend in the North Coast Athletic Conference Crossover Series. With the losses, the Yeomen were eliminated from the conference tournament, and the Tigers will... Read more »

OBIE Awards to Honor College Athletes

Grace Barlow
May 9, 2014
Filed under Editorials & Features, SPORTS

As the semester winds down, student-athletes will trade in their uniforms for dress clothes as the athletic department hosts the third annual OBIE awards. The OBIEs are a way to look back at the 2013–2014 athletic seasons and recognize the successes of student-athletes who play on Oberlin’s 21 varsity... Read more »

In the Locker Room with Assistant Football Coaches Bob Saunders and Nate Cole

In the Locker Room with Assistant Football Coaches Bob Saunders and Nate Cole

Sarah Orbuch, Sports Editor
May 9, 2014
Filed under Football, In the Locker Room, SPORTS

This week, the Review sat down with first-year Assistant Football Coaches Nate Cole and Bob Saunders to discuss past jobs, what NFL players they’d like to coach and the new era of Oberlin football. What drew you to Oberlin? Bob Saunders: I had spent... Read more »

Eventful Year Draws to a Close for Athletics Dept.

Eventful Year Draws to a Close for Athletics Dept.

Tyler Sloan, Staff Writer
May 9, 2014
Filed under Editorials & Features, Recent Stories, SPORTS, Varsity Fall, Varsity Spring, Varsity Winter

The 2013–2014 academic year comes to a close in just over a week, finishing what has been both an eventful and successful time for the Athletics Department. Several teams and individual athletes clinched NCAA bids, countless individuals garnered North Coast Athletic Conference accolades and new facilities... Read more »

Yeowomen Fall Just Short at NCAC Championships

Yeowomen Fall Just Short at NCAC Championships

Hannah Heinke-Greene
May 9, 2014
Filed under SPORTS, Track and Field, Varsity Spring

Last weekend, Oberlin hosted the North Coast Athletic Conference Outdoor Track and Field Conference Championships.The men’s team finished fourth in the competition, while the Yeowomen placed second for the sixth year in the row. The Yeowomen earned 124 points, falling only to Ohio Wesleyan University,... Read more »

In The Locker Room with Josh Urso, Jimmy Taylor and Jerry Choi

In The Locker Room with Josh Urso, Jimmy Taylor and Jerry Choi

Sarah Orbuch, Sports Editor
May 2, 2014
Filed under In the Locker Room, SPORTS, Track and Field

This week the Review sat down with men’s track and field runners senior Jimmy Taylor, junior Jerry Choi and sophomore Josh Urso to discuss breaking school records, pole vaulting and pre-race rituals. How is the season going so far? Jimmy Taylor: It’s... Read more »

Yeomen Beat Spartans in Hutson Walk-Off

Yeomen Beat Spartans in Hutson Walk-Off

Suzanna Doak
May 2, 2014
Filed under Baseball, Recent Stories, SPORTS, Varsity Spring

Last Sunday the Yeomen played the Case Western Reserve University Spartans in a doubleheader, winning the first game in walk-off fashion and losing the second in a blowout. The Spartans are a nationally ranked team and first in their conference, so the Yeomen knew they were in for a challenging set... Read more »

Yeowomen Fall Short to Fighting Scots

Yeowomen Fall Short to Fighting Scots

Tyler Sloan , Staff Writer
May 2, 2014
Filed under Editorials & Features, Lacrosse, Recent Stories, SPORTS, Varsity Spring

With the final seed in the North Coast Athletic Conference tournament on the line, the women’s lacrosse team dropped its last game to The College of Wooster Fighting Scots on Saturday by a score of 11–15. The Yeowomen concluded their season with an overall record of 8–5, including a 3–5 record... Read more »

IM Soccer Captains Take Different Approaches

Bronwen Schumacher
May 2, 2014
Filed under Club & Intramural Sports, SPORTS

Every Tuesday and Thursday, groups of students gather at 4:45 p.m. on North Fields to duke it out in the spring Intramural Soccer Series. This year, the competition is tight, with five teams vying for the No. 1 spot. The teams have come up with creative names, as always: Golden Goals with Betty White,... Read more »

Tennis Sends Off Senior with Victory

Sloane Garelick
May 2, 2014
Filed under Tennis, Varsity Spring

Last weekend the tennis team closed out their spring season with a win and a loss in the North Coast Athletic Conference Tournament. The team finished its season with a 12–13 record, going 1–3 in conference play. As the fifth-seeded team in the tournament,... Read more »