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Heisman Club Inducts Hall of Famers

Heisman Club Inducts Hall of Famers

Jackie McDermott, Sports Editor
September 23, 2016
Filed under SPORTS, Uncategorized

The recently revamped Heisman Club Hall of Fame will add four new members this weekend, inducting a legendary coach and administrator, an All-American swimmer and two of the most decorated track and field athletes in school history. Don Hunsinger, Thomas B. Geiger Jr., OC '76, Shannon Houlihan, OC... Read more »

Cool or Drool: Cavaliers Give Championship Ring to David Blatt

Dan Bisno, Columnist
September 23, 2016
Filed under SPORTS, Sports Column

Cleveland Cavaliers fans are still enjoying the high from the end of the city’s 52-year championship drought. But one crucial member of the championship run still cannot quite stomach the win: former Head Coach David Blatt. The Cavs, pretending that Blatt is not still fuming at the sight of anything... Read more »

Yeomen Riding Five-Game Win Streak

Yeomen Riding Five-Game Win Streak

Marissa Maxfield
September 23, 2016
Filed under Soccer, SPORTS, Varsity Fall

The Yeomen propelled themselves to a five-game win streak with dominant defense and an aggressive offense after going 1–1 in their opening matches. The team’s most recent victories show the Yeomen are finding their stride as they prepare for their first North Coast Athletic Conference Game Saturday. The... Read more »

Cross Country Jumps to Top-20 Rank

Cross Country Jumps to Top-20 Rank

Peyton Boughton
September 23, 2016
Filed under Cross Country, SPORTS, Varsity Fall

Rejoining the ranks of the top Division III teams in the nation, the women’s cross country team earned the No. 20 spot in the most recent United States Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association Coaches’ poll. The Yeowomen jumped 15 spots in the rankings since last season, largely due... Read more »

In the Locker Room with Khalil Rivers and Sarah Feinberg

In the Locker Room with Khalil Rivers and Sarah Feinberg

Jackie McDermott, Sports Editor
September 23, 2016
Filed under In the Locker Room, SPORTS

This week, the Review sat down with Sarah Feinberg and Khalil Rivers, newly-appointed student members of the Heisman Club board, to discuss the organization’s impact on campus and its desire to serve Oberlin athletics. This interview has been edited for length and clarity. How did you get involved in the Heisma... Read more »

Individuality Ignored in NFL

Darren Zaslau, Sports Editor
September 23, 2016
Filed under SPORTS, Sports Editorials & Features

Until recently, “twerking” and “football” have probably never been used in the same sentence. Thanks to Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Antonio Brown, they are now. In the team’s, 38–16 win over Washington in week one of the 2016 NFL season, Brown gave a performance to remember with both... Read more »

Feature Photo: Women’s Tennis Hosts Invitational

Feature Photo: Women’s Tennis Hosts Invitational

Jackie McDermott, Sports Editor
September 16, 2016
Filed under SPORTS, Tennis

Over 100 women’s tennis players took to the Don Hunsinger courts for the 10th–annual Oberlin Invitational from Sept. 9–11. The invitational gave the Yeowomen a chance to compete against North Coast Athletic Conference foes Denison University and The College of Wooster as well as Division II Slipper... Read more »

In the Locker Room with Michael Leshchyshyn and Zach Taylor

In the Locker Room with Michael Leshchyshyn and Zach Taylor

Darren Zaslau, Sports Editor
September 16, 2016
Filed under In the Locker Room, SPORTS

This week, the Review sat down with first-year quarterback Zach Taylor and first-year kicker Michael Leshchyshyn to discuss their transitions from high school to college football, their excitement for their first home game and what it means to be a part of Yeomen football. This interview has been ed... Read more »

Protests Power Positive Change

Jackie McDermott, Sports Editor
September 16, 2016
Filed under SPORTS, Sports Editorials & Features

I’m not here to comment on whether or not Colin Kaepernick is a patriot. Why? Because I’m white. As Kaepernick puts his knee to the gridiron and closes his eyes during those first trumpeted notes of the national anthem, he contemplates stereotypes, fears, anxieties and obstacles that I could... Read more »

Yeowomen Notch Back-to-Back Victories

Yeowomen Notch Back-to-Back Victories

James Tanford
September 16, 2016
Filed under Soccer, SPORTS, Varsity Fall

Numerous injuries have not stopped the women’s soccer team from having success. After an 8–0 victory over Defiance College last Sunday, the Yeowomen are currently 3–2 overall. And having outscored its opponents 18–9, the team is optimistic despite less-than-ideal circumstances. “We are injured... Read more »

America’s Pastime Will Never Forget Sept. 11

September 16, 2016
Filed under SPORTS, Sports Column

It was 15 years ago last Sunday that New York City experienced an event so horrific it realized the impossible — it stopped time in the city that never sleeps. When two commercial airplanes, hijacked by terrorists, were deliberately crashed into the World Trade Center’s iconic towers, New York City,... Read more »

Rugby Rolls Out at Ashland

Marissa Maxfield
September 16, 2016
Filed under Club & Intramural Sports, SPORTS

The men’s rugby team is ready to rumble in its first game of the 2016 season at Ashland University tomorrow. The team, nicknamed the Gruffs, is stacked with young athletes drawn to the camaraderie and competition of club rugby. Gruffs president and College junior Jimmy Fleming explains that a handful... Read more »

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