Arthur, Urso, Women’s Cross Country Returns to NCAA Championships

Arthur, Urso, Women’s Cross Country Returns to NCAA Championships

Sarena Malsin, Staff Writer
November 21, 2014
Filed under Cross Country, SPORTS

The women’s cross country team placed second in the 2014 NCAA Great Lakes Regional race last Saturday, Nov. 15, earning them a bid to the NCAA Championships for the sixth consecutive year. The Yeomen will also send juniors Geno Arthur and Joshua Urso to the championship... Read more »

In the Locker Room with Kerry Jenkins and Isaiah Cavaco

In the Locker Room with Kerry Jenkins and Isaiah Cavaco

Nate Levinson, Sports Editor
November 21, 2014
Filed under Basketball, In the Locker Room, SPORTS, Varsity Winter

This week, the Review sat down with men’s basketball head coach Isaiah Cavaco and women’s basketball head coach Kerry Jenkins to discuss their coaching styles, Winter Term at Oberlin and the importance of recruiting. How has the season gone thus far? ... Read more »

Jenkins Preaches Defense to Young Squad

Jenkins Preaches Defense to Young Squad

Abby Weiss
November 21, 2014
Filed under Basketball, SPORTS, Varsity Winter

The women’s basketball team opened its season last weekend, winning its first game over the Hartwick University Hawks and falling in its second to the Johnson & Wales University Wildcats. The games came on the road at the Swarthmore College Tip-Off Tournament. The... Read more »

Men’s Basketball Wins Season Opener Over Tigers

Men’s Basketball Wins Season Opener Over Tigers

Michaela Puterbaugh, Staff Writer
November 21, 2014
Filed under Basketball, Recent Stories, SPORTS, Varsity Winter

The men’s basketball team made history with a 65–63 victory over the Wittenberg University Tigers for the first time in 35 years on their home court last Saturday, Nov. 15. Sophomore guard Jack Poyle spearheaded the Yeomen’s offense with a career-high 26 points to provide his team... Read more »

Let Them Bet

Tyler Sloan, Sports Editor
November 21, 2014
Filed under Editorials & Features, SPORTS

Adam Silver, the commissioner of a little-known organization called the National Basketball Association, made history last week by openly supporting the legalization of sports gambling. The new stance takes a sharp departure from the organization’s position in recent years and has opened... Read more »

Oberlin Loses to Hiram, Cruz Sets Record

Oberlin Loses to Hiram, Cruz Sets Record

Casey McGuire
November 21, 2014
Filed under Football, SPORTS, Varsity Fall

The football team dropped its final game of the season last Saturday, falling 35–13 to the Hiram College Terriers. The loss left the team with a 2–8 record in what was Coach Jay Anderson’s first full year as head coach. Sophomore Justin Cruz did catch two touchdowns... Read more »

Volleyball Takes 6th Place at NCAC Tournament

Volleyball Takes 6th Place at NCAC Tournament

Sarena Malsin, Staff Writer
November 14, 2014
Filed under Recent Stories, SPORTS, Varsity Fall, Volleyball

The volleyball team concluded its playoff run and 2014 season at the North Coast Athletic Conference tournament with an overall record of 13–19 last Saturday. The Yeowomen clinched one of seven spots in the tournament early last week and proceeded to take sixth place, falling to the Denison... Read more »

Ollie Leads Men’s Basketball into Winter Season

Ollie Leads Men’s Basketball into Winter Season

Bob Cornell
November 14, 2014
Filed under Basketball, Editorials & Features, SPORTS, Varsity Winter

Expectations steadily rise for the men’s basketball team as a once-inexperienced core rapidly matures. The 2013–2014 season proved to be a period of both disappointment and growth for the Yeomen, as the team finished 7–19. Still, they gained valuable experience during the campaign... Read more »

Football Team Loses Third Straight Game to Bishops

Football Team Loses Third Straight Game to Bishops

Nate Levinson and Tyler Sloan
November 14, 2014
Filed under Football, SPORTS, Varsity Fall

The football team dropped its third consecutive game against the Ohio Wesleyan University Battling Bishops last Saturday, falling 50–13 at home and pushing its season record to 2–7. The Yeomen fell behind early in the game, giving up 17 unanswered points in the first... Read more »

In the Locker Room with Christina Marquette and Lindsey Bernhardt

In the Locker Room with Christina Marquette and Lindsey Bernhardt

Tyler Sloan, Sports Editor
November 14, 2014
Filed under Basketball, In the Locker Room, SPORTS

This week, the Review sat down with women’s basketball players and housemates senior Christina Marquette and junior Lindsey Bernhardt to discuss their season kickoff, their hopes for the 2014–2015 season and spending Winter Term on campus. How has... Read more »

Yeowomen Prevail, Yeomen Fall to Spartans

Yeowomen Prevail, Yeomen Fall to Spartans

Michaela Puterbaugh
November 14, 2014
Filed under SPORTS, Swimming and Diving, Varsity Winter

The swimming and diving team split its meet this past weekend against the Case Western Reserve University Spartans, with the Yeowomen coming out on top by a score of 145.5–94.5 and the Yeomen falling 148–80. The meet marked both sides’ fourth of the season and second non-conference... Read more »

Keep Calm, It’s LeBron

Nate Levinson, Sports Editor
November 14, 2014
Filed under Editorials & Features, SPORTS

The Cleveland Cavaliers team, expected by nearly every expert to be one of the best teams in the NBA, has gotten off to a slow start this season, dropping three of its first six games. It’s far from time to worry, though. The panic surrounding the... Read more »