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The Oberlin Review

Oberlin Golf Struggles at Nye Intercollegiate Tournament

Shuntaro Shirota
April 26, 2013
Filed under Club & Intramural Sports, SPORTS

The golf team returned from a tournament last weekend at the Wooster Country Club, where four golfers competed against elite players in and out of the North Coast Athletic Conference. The Nye Intercollegiate hosted some of the best golfers in the nation, including a Wittenburg University squad that...

In the Locker Room: Duncan Reilly and Izzy Esler

Maxwell Sugarman, Sports Editor
April 19, 2013
Filed under Club & Intramural Sports, In the Locker Room, SPORTS

How old is the team? Is there any interesting history about the team? Izzy Esler: It was founded in the 1930s as a varsity team up until the 1970s. Now it is a club sport. How do you recruit for the fencing team? Duncan Reilly: The ExCo is a big part of recruiting. There are definitely some youth c...

Ultimate Teams Headed to Regionals

Rose Stoloff, Staff Writer
April 19, 2013
Filed under Club & Intramural Sports, SPORTS

After a successful weekend of Ultimate, both the Flying Horsecows and the Preying Manti will be advancing to regionals. The Horsecows, Oberlin’s men’s Ultimate Frisbee team, competed in sectionals in North Ridgeville, Ohio, where they placed fourth, securing themselves a bid to regionals. The...

Albino Squirrels Win Big over Denison

Rose Stoloff, Staff Writer
April 12, 2013
Filed under Club & Intramural Sports, SPORTS

After a long winter hiatus, the Albino Squirrels, Oberlin’s co-ed club soccer team, had their first victory of the year on Saturday, defeating Denison University 3–1. This was the team’s fourth game of the year and its first game of the spring season. The Squirrels came out strong and defended...

Annabel Moorman Saddles Up for the Yeowomen

Erickson Andrews
April 5, 2013
Filed under Club & Intramural Sports, SPORTS

For the first time in four years, and for the second time in history, Oberlin College is being represented at the Intercollegiate Horse Show Association Zone Championships, one step below the National Championships. Senior Annabel Moorman recently qualified as one of the top two riders in the Northern...

Cycling Team Looks Forward to New Season

Ellie Huizenga
January 27, 2013
Filed under Club & Intramural Sports, SPORTS

Oberlin streets are littered with a diverse array of cyclists, ranging from little kids on training wheels, students biking to class and the Oberlin cycling team. The team, founded in the fall of 2010, spends hours biking the roads of Oberlin, and members enjoy the chance to see the many different areas...

Hockey on Hold

Phoebe Hammer, Sports Editor
November 2, 2012
Filed under Club & Intramural Sports, SPORTS

The only rumors I’d heard about Canadians before my trip to Toronto this fall break were that they said “eh” and loved hockey. Immediately after crossing the border, I realized that at least one of these rumors was true. After taking a wrong turn into a residential area near Niagara Falls, my friends...

In the Locker Room with Xenna Goh and Sybil Levine

Madeleine O'Meara, Sports Editor
November 2, 2012
Filed under Club & Intramural Sports, In the Locker Room, SPORTS

When and why did you start playing rugby? Sybil Levine: I started playing rugby my fall semester junior year. I was looking for a new group of people to work out with and hang out with. I was looking for a team — how do I explain it — you know, like, when we line up and charge at the other tea...

Manti Sweep Home Tournament 7-0

Rose Stoloff, Staff Writer
October 12, 2012
Filed under Club & Intramural Sports, SPORTS

After a long weekend of running in the rain and diving in the mud, the women’s Ultimate Frisbee team, the Preying Manti, established its place as a force to be reckoned with in the Ultimate world this season. After going undefeated for seven straight games, the Manti were crowned champions of their...

Gruffs Dominate Kenyon in Final Game of the Year

Rose Stoloff
September 28, 2012
Filed under Club & Intramural Sports, SPORTS

The Billy Goats Gruff, the men’s rugby team, finished their short but successful season with a victory over Kenyon College. Despite a season fraught with difficulty maintaining a full squad, the still continued to improve. The Gruffs traveled to Gambier, Ohio on Saturday with just 14 players, one...

In the Locker Room with Jackson Meredith and John Crittenden

Madeleine O'Meara, Sports Editor
September 12, 2012
Filed under Club & Intramural Sports, In the Locker Room, SPORTS

Why did you decide to play rugby at Oberlin? Jackson Meredith: Well, I played rugby in high school for four years. We had a really good team. I didn’t think I was going to play at Oberlin because it was a college sport and I didn’t know if I would have time, but my hallmate, Avery Harrison [OC ...

Frisbee Rises to the Ultimate Challenge

Rose Stoloff, Staff Writer
April 13, 2012
Filed under Club & Intramural Sports, SPORTS

With a weeklong stay in a sweet southern pad, two tournaments, and two 15-hour drives behind them, the men’s and women’s club Ultimate Frisbee teams can safely say that their spring break was well spent. The teams kicked the week off with a tournament outside of Atlanta, GA known as Freaknik,...

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