Yeomen’s Season Comes to Close in Crossover Play

Michaela Puterbaugh
May 9, 2014
Filed under Baseball, SPORTS, Varsity Spring

The baseball team ended its season with three consecutive losses of 14–2, 13–6 and 4–1 against the DePauw University Tigers this past weekend in the North Coast Athletic Conference Crossover Series. With the losses, the Yeomen were eliminated from the conference tournament, and the Tigers will... Read more »

Yeomen Beat Spartans in Hutson Walk-Off

Yeomen Beat Spartans in Hutson Walk-Off

Suzanna Doak
May 2, 2014
Filed under Baseball, Recent Stories, SPORTS, Varsity Spring

Last Sunday the Yeomen played the Case Western Reserve University Spartans in a doubleheader, winning the first game in walk-off fashion and losing the second in a blowout. The Spartans are a nationally ranked team and first in their conference, so the Yeomen knew they were in for a challenging set... Read more »

Baseball Ready for NCAC Crossover Play

Baseball Ready for NCAC Crossover Play

Taylor Swift
April 25, 2014
Filed under Baseball, SPORTS, Varsity Spring

The Yeomen split their doubleheader against The College of Wooster Fighting Scots on their Senior Day this past Saturday. The Yeomen won the first game 3–2 but fell to the Scots 4–2 in 10 innings in the second game. In the opener, senior Mike McDonald secured his sixth win of the year by striking... Read more »

Yeomen Take 3 of 4 From Kenyon Lords

Yeomen Take 3 of 4 From Kenyon Lords

Bronwen Schumacher
April 11, 2014
Filed under Baseball, SPORTS, Varsity Spring

This past weekend, the baseball team headed to Gambier, Ohio, to play the Kenyon College Lords in a four game league series. The Yeomen won the series 3–1, only dropping their third game by a score of 1–2. This win marks their fifth conference win of the season and is an improvement over last season’s... Read more »

Yeomen Stick it Out with 10 Games in 5 Days

Yeomen Stick it Out with 10 Games in 5 Days

Hannah Heinke-Green
April 4, 2014
Filed under Baseball, Recent Stories, SPORTS, Varsity Spring

The baseball team played well over spring break, ending its annual trip to Tucson, AZ, with a 7–3 record. Two of the games took place at Veterans Memorial Stadium where both the Arizona Diamondbacks and the Chicago White Sox played their spring training games. “Playing at the stadium made me feel... Read more »

Despite Rainy Preseason, Obies Remain Hopeful

Tyler Sloan, Staff Writer
March 7, 2014
Filed under Baseball, SPORTS, Varsity Spring

The baseball team will hit the road this weekend for its first games of the season. This spring the Yeomen welcome 10 first-years to their roster, pushing the total number to 39 players. Coming off a successful 22–21 season and boasting a talented pool of returning players, the Yeomen have set high... Read more »

Yeomen Poised for First Playoff Appearance in History

Taylor Swift
May 10, 2013
Filed under Baseball, SPORTS, Varsity Spring

The Yeomen sealed a clutch victory against Wittenberg University last Sunday to capture their first ever appearance in the North Coast Athletic Conference Tournament in program history. Splitting wins with the Tigers in their double-header Saturday, the Yeomen came back on fire and ready to play Sunday,... Read more »

Oberlin Baseball Hits the Record Books

Shuntaro Shirota
May 3, 2013
Filed under Baseball, SPORTS, Varsity Spring

The best baseball team in Oberlin history? With a roster full of underclassmen, it may have sounded delusional a few months ago, but this year’s baseball team is the finest squad in school history, breaking the record for most wins in a season. Their 19­–18 record edged out the 2010 team’s record... Read more »

In the Locker Room with Sean Cohen and Ben Whitener

Phoebe Hammer, Sports Editor
April 26, 2013
Filed under Baseball, In the Locker Room, SPORTS, Varsity Spring

How do you think the season is going so far? Ben Whitener: We finished 9–7 in conference, which is the best we’ve ever done. We also played a pretty tough out-of-league schedule, which is a huge improvement. Sean Cohen: We won a lot of games against a lot of tough teams. It seems like... Read more »

Baseball Strikes Out The Scots

April 26, 2013
Filed under Baseball, SPORTS, Varsity Spring

The baseball team brought home its first win against The College of Wooster Fighting Scots since 2008 this Saturday in a 3–1, 14-inning brawl and the first of two games. This game represented one of the brightest moments in Yeomen baseball this season as junior Mike McDonald pitched eight scoreless... Read more »

Baseball Splits Four-Game Series with Gators

Spencer Conley
April 19, 2013
Filed under Baseball, SPORTS, Varsity Spring

The baseball team was forced to settle for a split in their four-game series against the visiting Allegheny College Gators last weekend. The Yeomen took the first two games on Saturday, winning 5–4 and 10–5, but they failed to show up Sunday, losing 2–6 and 5–11. The Yeomen came out with a... Read more »

Yeomen Finish 2–8 in Spring Break Tournament

Ellie Huizenga
April 5, 2013
Filed under Baseball, SPORTS, Varsity Spring

Men’s baseball has been having a solid season. With nine wins in the first 18 games, the team has been maintaining a level of play that is carrying it through the season. The strength of the roster has allowed the Yeomen to step up to challenging teams as the season has progressed. Over spring break,... Read more »