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The Beginner’s Guide to Surviving Commencement

Isabel Hulkower, Columnist
April 29, 2016
Filed under column, SPORTS

As the year comes to a close, we are now officially entering the “final stretch.” It’s a glorious time during which long-harbored inhibi­tions are lowered, and we collectively indulge in a little debauchery. However, enjoying this well-deserved revelry does not necessarily have to take a noxious... Read more »

Sarena Malsin, Sports Editor
April 29, 2016
Filed under In the Locker Room, SPORTS

This year, Oberlin is hosting the Ohio Valley, USA Ultimate Regional Championship for both the men’s and women’s leagues. This week, the Review sat down with the captains of Oberlin’s men’s Ultimate Frisbee team, The Flying Horsecows, seniors Jacob Gilbert and Jason Freedman to discuss the mechan­... Read more »

Anderson Seeks Scholars, Athletes

Scott Rivlin
April 29, 2016
Filed under Editorials & Features, SPORTS

The Oberlin football coaching staff recently an­nounced plans to host a one-day prospect camp on May 14. The goal of the camp is to bolster the program for future seasons by attract­ing recruits with potential both on the field and in the classroom. The camp will be open to any high school student... Read more »

Player of the Week: Hannah Rasmussen

Player of the Week: Hannah Rasmussen

Sarena Malsin, Sports Editor
April 29, 2016
Filed under Softball, SPORTS, Varsity Spring

First-year Hannah Rasmussen winds up for a pitch. This week marked a bright spot in Rasmussen’s already impressive career as a rookie on the softball team. In the first game of the Yeowomen’s doubleheader against Ohio Wesleyan University Tuesday, Rasmussen scored a career-high five strikeouts. She... Read more »

Oberlin’s Errors Prove Costly

Oberlin’s Errors Prove Costly

Nile Godfrey
April 29, 2016
Filed under Baseball, SPORTS, Varsity Spring

The baseball team had a tough outing this weekend, as the Yeomen found themselves in a four-game conference matchup with the Al­legheny College Gators. With the North Coast Athletic Conference Crossover Series on the line, the Yeomen en­tered the series in second place in NCAC East but dropped all... Read more »

Let the Kids Play

Randy Ollie, Sports Editor
April 29, 2016
Filed under Editorials & Features, SPORTS

You might remember that I called out the Unit­ed States Men’s National Team a while back for looking completely out of sorts heading into the 2016 Centennial Copa America tournament this summer. I continue to stand by that statement. The men’s team is in trouble, not just for the invitational tourna­ment... Read more »

Yeowomen Seek NCAC Title After Win

Yeowomen Seek NCAC Title After Win

Matthew Walker
April 29, 2016
Filed under Recent Stories, SPORTS, Tennis, Varsity Spring

The women’s tennis team fin­ished its regular season on Satur­day, taking a win from the Alleghe­ny College Gators in commanding fashion and ending the day with a score of 7–2. The Yeowomen enter the post­season in fourth place after going 12–9 in the regular season and 2–1 in the North... Read more »

Rio Looks Risky

Sarena Malsin, Sports Editor
April 22, 2016
Filed under Editorials & Features, SPORTS

In the ongoing debate over whether countries outside Western Europe or North America should host international sporting events like the Olympics and the World Cup, two conflicting points emerge. On one hand, the international nature of these competitions should reflect and represent the entire world,... Read more »

Athletes Explore Relationship Escalation

Randy Ollie, Sports Editor
April 22, 2016
Filed under Editorials & Features, SPORTS

Student-athletes gathered at the Knowlton Athletics Complex Monday night for Oberlin’s first One Love Escalation Workshop. One Love Foundation was started in 2010 after Yeardley Love, a senior lacrosse player at the University of Virginia, was beaten to death by her ex-boyfriend three weeks shy of... Read more »

Yeowomen Aim High for NCAC

Yeowomen Aim High for NCAC

Julie Schreiber
April 22, 2016
Filed under Lacrosse, Recent Stories, SPORTS, Varsity Spring

The women’s lacrosse team is on a roll this week, securing two crucial conference wins: one at home Saturday against the Kenyon College Ladies and another Tuesday against the Hiram College Terriers. Saturday’s win against Kenyon was one for the books. Oberlin came out strong and finished the first... Read more »

In The Locker Room With Larry Leggett

In The Locker Room With Larry Leggett

Randy Ollie, Sports Editor
April 22, 2016
Filed under In the Locker Room, SPORTS

This week, the Review sat down with junior football player, Law and Society and Philosophy double major and up-and-coming DJ Larry Leggett to discuss starting his own label, OneHundro Music Crew, managing his time at Oberlin and aspiring goals in the music industry. When did you start your label, a... Read more »

Cool or Drool: And Now, a Message from Our Sponsors

Dan Bisno, Columnist
April 22, 2016
Filed under column, SPORTS

Every year the NBA seemingly becomes more and more popular. With Kobe Bryant’s recent retirement and the Golden State Warriors breaking Michael Jordan’s Chicago Bulls’ 72–10 single-season win record, the U.S.’s attention has largely been consumed by basketball this spring. Either way, since... Read more »