West Is Best

Nate Levinson, Sports Editor
October 31, 2014
Filed under Editorials & Features, SPORTS

The 2014–2015 NBA season began this past Tuesday, kicking off what should be the most entertaining season in recent memory. With the Western Conference as loaded with good teams as ever and LeBron James making his triumphant return to Cleveland, this year’s edition of the Association... Read more »

Volleyball Qualifies for NCACs with Hot Streak

Volleyball Qualifies for NCACs with Hot Streak

Jackie McDermott
October 31, 2014
Filed under SPORTS, Varsity Fall, Volleyball

The volleyball team defeated the College of Wooster Fighting Scots 3–0 on Saturday, exacting revenge on a Scots team that handed it a 3–1 defeat earlier this season. The win earned the Yeowomen a bid to the North Coast Athletic Conference Championships, which will be played from Nov.... Read more »

In the Locker Room with Phillip Hsu, Joey Velez and Shonari Edwards

In the Locker Room with Phillip Hsu, Joey Velez and Shonari Edwards

Tyler Sloan, Sports Editor
October 31, 2014
Filed under In the Locker Room, SPORTS

This week, the Review sat down with members of the Gruffs, the men’s rugby team — senior Phillip Hsu, sophomore captain Joey Velez and fifth-year captain Shonari Edwards — to discuss some of their favorite moments of the season, on-campus recruiting and this weekend’s... Read more »

Win Streak Comes to End For Women’s Soccer

Win Streak Comes to End For Women’s Soccer

Sarena Malsin, Staff Writer
October 31, 2014
Filed under Recent Stories, Soccer, SPORTS, Varsity Fall

The women’s soccer team saw its nine-game winning streak come to an end over fall break as it plunged into the thick of North Coast Athletic Conference play, ultimately losing three of four games. The streak ended when the Yeowomen fell to the Allegheny College Gators... Read more »

Men’s Soccer Concludes Season Without Playoff Hopes

Men’s Soccer Concludes Season Without Playoff Hopes

Taylor Swift
October 31, 2014
Filed under Soccer, SPORTS, Varsity Fall

The men’s soccer team came out on the losing end of a flurry of North Coast Athletic Conference games over fall break with three straight losses, moving its conference record to 2–4–1 and effectively eliminating any hope of advancing to the playoffs. Oberlin saw tough competition... Read more »

Field Hockey Concludes Break with 1–3 Record

Field Hockey Concludes Break with 1–3 Record

Michaela Puterbaugh
October 31, 2014
Filed under Field Hockey, SPORTS, Varsity Fall

Unable to keep up with the Kenyon College Ladies, the Oberlin field hockey team fell 7–0 in Gambier, Ohio last Sunday, Oct. 26. The loss puts the Yeowomen at 2–11 in conference play and 2–12 overall. The Ladies secured their victory by tallying three goals in the... Read more »

In the Locker Room with Megan Bautista and Rachel Zuckerman

In the Locker Room with Megan Bautista and Rachel Zuckerman

Nate Levinson, Sports Editor
October 10, 2014
Filed under In the Locker Room, SPORTS

Neither of you played field hockey last year. What has it been like coming back to the team this season? Megan Bautista: I think what’s really unique about our positions on the field hockey team and the field hockey program in general is just how accommodating... Read more »

Men’s Soccer Team Falls in Second Conference Match

Men’s Soccer Team Falls in Second Conference Match

Abby Weiss
October 10, 2014
Filed under Soccer, SPORTS, Varsity Fall

After making the trek to Crawfordsville, IN to play the Wabash College Little Giants, the men’s soccer team returned with its first North Coast Athletic Conference loss last Sunday, Oct. 5. The physical contest resulted in a 1–0 victory for the Little Giants, ultimately setting the... Read more »

Volleyball Falls in Straight Sets, Moves to 6–14

Nate Levinson and Tyler Sloan
October 10, 2014
Filed under SPORTS, Varsity Fall, Volleyball

The women’s volleyball team fell in consecutive sets to the Denison University Big Red on Wednesday, snapping its two-game winning streak and pushing its record to 6–14. Fresh off of hard-fought wins against the Penn St.-Behrend Lions and the La Roche College Redhawks,... Read more »

Women’s Soccer Team Streaks Into Conference Play

Women’s Soccer Team Streaks Into Conference Play

Sarena Malsin, Staff Writer
October 10, 2014
Filed under Soccer, SPORTS, Varsity Fall

The women’s soccer team defeated the visiting Baldwin Wallace University Yellow Jackets last Thursday, finishing the last of its non-conference games with a victory and giving the team an eight-game winning streak. The Yeowomen came out strong against the Yellow Jackets,... Read more »

Lehmann Breaks Course Record at All-Ohio

Lehmann Breaks Course Record at All-Ohio

Bri Di Monda
October 10, 2014
Filed under Cross Country, Recent Stories, SPORTS, Varsity Fall

The men’s and women’s cross country teams competed in the All-Ohio Collegiate Championship on Friday, Oct. 3 in Cedarville, Ohio, where the teams finished in first and second place in Division III respectively. Individually, senior Emma Lehmann came in first place,... Read more »

Funding Favors Privilege

Tyler Sloan, Sports Editor
October 10, 2014
Filed under Editorials & Features, SPORTS

Financial support is an issue that club sport athletes must face almost daily, and the lack of funding they receive limits the accessibility of these organizations. Although the Student Finance Committee finances the teams somewhat generously each year, with 18 percent of the Student Activity... Read more »