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Debunking Superfood

Isabel Hulkower, Columnist
February 5, 2016
Filed under column, SPORTS

Nutritional advice is a dime a dozen in our current landscape of dietary confusion. Conflicting fads and misinformation urge consumers every which way, recommending everything from all-smoothie diets to paleo-style meat-centricity. However, many pro­grams converge on a single topic: superfood. Superfoods... Read more »

In the Locker Room with Ariana Enzerink and Tori Poplaski

In the Locker Room with Ariana Enzerink and Tori Poplaski

Sarena Malsin, Sports editor
February 5, 2016
Filed under In the Locker Room, SPORTS

This week, the Review sat down with softball team junior captains Ariana Enzerink and Tori Poplaski, both new additions as of last year, to discuss adjusting to a new team, the importance of team chemistry and their goals for the season. What has been your favorite part of softball at Oberlin so... Read more »

Track and Field Vaults Past Wooster

Julie Schreiber
February 5, 2016
Filed under SPORTS, Track and Field, Varsity Winter

Amid cheers from their enlivened team­mates, the track and field team saw powerful performances on and off the track at The College of Wooster’s invitational on Saturday. The Yeowomen’s 94 points earned them a third-place finish out of five schools, while the Yeomen finished fourth with 67 points.... Read more »

Feature Photo: Men’s Basketball

Feature Photo: Men’s Basketball

Sarena Malsin, Sports Editor
February 5, 2016
Filed under Basketball, SPORTS, Varsity Winter

First-year guard Eli Silverman-Lloyd tees up a three-pointer against the visiting Denison University Big Red. The Yeomen made an impressive second-half comeback following a 13-point deficit in their game on Wednesday night, but ultimately fell to the Big Red 69–65. The team came out of conference play... Read more »

Oberlin Lose Heartbreaker to Denison

Oberlin Lose Heartbreaker to Denison

Darren Zaslau, Staff Writer
February 5, 2016
Filed under Basketball, Recent Stories, SPORTS, Varsity Winter

The Denison University Big Red, North Coast Athletic Conference leaders, narrowly edged out the women’s basketball team 45–44 on Wednesday night in the Yeowomen’s first game of the spring semester. With the loss, Oberlin now holds seventh place in the Conference, falling to a record of 10–11,... Read more »

“Beauty” Over Backhand?

Randy Ollie, Sports Editor
February 5, 2016
Filed under Editorials & Features, SPORTS

Last week, the tennis world was lucky enough to witness another highly anticipated matchup: the United States’ Serena Wil­liams and Russia’s Maria Sharapova in the quarterfi­nals of the Australian Open. The pair are undoubtedly the world’s most celebrated female tennis players both on and off... Read more »

Yeomen Serve Up Win in Spring Opener

Yeomen Serve Up Win in Spring Opener

Jackie McDermott
February 5, 2016
Filed under SPORTS, Tennis, Varsity Spring

The men’s tennis squad opened its spring season this past Saturday with a hard-fought 6–3 win over the visiting Indiana Tech Warriors. The Yeomen initially strug­gled to adjust to the Warriors’ powerful groundstrokes, as they dropped games early in all three doubles matches. The Warriors, who... Read more »

Top 5 Yeo Moments of 2015

Randy Ollie, Sports Editor
December 11, 2015
Filed under SPORTS, Varsity Fall, Varsity Winter

Ouch, That Stings! The women’s basketball team earned a tough victory Nov. 24 over the Baldwin Wallace Yellow Jackets. The Yellow Jackets, ranked 25th in the nation, led for most of the contest, and when their lead extended to 10 points in the middle of the third quarter, it looked like the vis... Read more »

Fighting Scots Outlast Yeowomen

Fighting Scots Outlast Yeowomen

Harrison Wollman, Staff Writer
December 11, 2015
Filed under Basketball, SPORTS, Varsity Winter

After a hot start to the 2015- 2016 season, the women’s bas­ketball team lost its third straight game on Wednesday night, falling to the College of Wooster Fight­ing Scots 52–50 at Philips gym. The losing streak began with the Yeowomen’s Dec. 2 matchup against the Denison University Big Red.... Read more »

In the Locker Room with Caleb Anderson and Jonah Glasgold

In the Locker Room with Caleb Anderson and Jonah Glasgold

Sarena Malsin, Sports Editor
December 11, 2015
Filed under In the Locker Room, SPORTS

This week, the Review sat down with Caleb Anderson, sophomore co-captain of Ober­lin’s fencing team, the Flaming Blades, and senior Jonah Glas­gold to discuss team develop­ment, funny memories and what got them into fencing in the first place. What has been your favorite moment of the season so f... Read more »

Turf Wars

Sarena Malsin, Sports Editor
December 11, 2015
Filed under Editorials & Features, SPORTS

As far as soccer is con­cerned, turf sucks. Granted, it’s definitely a better surface than the lumpy, rocky, un­kempt mini-forests that high school, premier (and even, ahem, college-level) leagues often have as alternative or backup fields. But when it comes to professional soccer, where resources... Read more »

Player of the Week: David Bright

Player of the Week: David Bright

Randy Ollie, Sports Editor
December 11, 2015
Filed under SPORTS, Swimming and Diving, Varsity Winter

First-year David Bright had an impressive weekend swimming for the Yeomen, who traveled to Fredonia, NY, for the Fredonia Blue Devil Invitational. Bright registered the second-fastest time in Oberlin school history in the men’s 100-yard breaststroke on the second day of aquatic competition, clocking... Read more »