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Track, Field Collects NCAC Athlete of the Week Awards

Track, Field Collects NCAC Athlete of the Week Awards

Julie Scheiber, Staff Writer
February 17
Filed under Recent Stories, SPORTS, Track and Field, Varsity Sports, Varsity Spring

Currently ranked 15th in the nation, Yeowomen track and field racked up record-breaking performances Feb. 11 at the All-Ohio Championships, as junior Lilah Drafts-Johnson set two school records. Propelling the women’s team to a fourth place finish, Drafts-Johnson earned her NCAC Sprinter/Hurdler of ...

Track and Field Races Toward NCAC

Track and Field Races Toward NCAC

Nile Godfrey
May 6
Filed under SPORTS, Track and Field, Varsity Spring

Oberlin’s track and field teams saw plenty of action last weekend with both the Yeomen and Yeowomen competing in two different meets on Friday and Saturday. Only select members of the team were in action on Friday, with senior Geno Arthur running at the 50th Annual Hillsdale College “GINA” relays...

Seniors Sprint Ahead at Bob Kahn Invitational

Seniors Sprint Ahead at Bob Kahn Invitational

Nile Godfrey
April 15
Filed under SPORTS, Track and Field, Varsity Spring

Last weekend, the men’s and women’s track and field teams honored their senior athletes as they performed in their last home meet of the season. The rain and snow didn’t stop the Yeomen and Yeowomen from competing against The College of Wooster, Grove City College and a select number of athletes...

Yeowomen, Yeomen Up for Homestretch

Darren Zaslau, Staff Writer
March 4
Filed under SPORTS, Track and Field, Varsity Spring

Oberlin’s track and field teams trav­eled to Granville, Ohio, Friday to com­pete in the Denison University Last Chance Meet. Sophomore Annie Go­odridge, junior Ave Spencer and first-year Imani Cook-Gist led the way for Oberlin, posting record marks in their respective events. Oberlin Head Coach...

Player of the Week: Annie Goodridge

Player of the Week: Annie Goodridge

February 12
Filed under SPORTS, Track and Field, Track and Field, Varsity Spring

Sophomore sprinter and long jumper Annie Goodridge leaped her way into the record books Friday, Feb. 5, breaking a 15-year-old school record at Oberlin’s annual Crimson and Gold Invitational in the Heisman Fieldhouse. The Boston native leaped to a mark of 5.48 meters on her third attempt, which surpassed...

Yeowomen Fall Just Short at NCAC Championships

Yeowomen Fall Just Short at NCAC Championships

Hannah Heinke-Greene
May 9
Filed under SPORTS, Track and Field, Varsity Spring

Last weekend, Oberlin hosted the North Coast Athletic Conference Outdoor Track and Field Conference Championships.The men’s team finished fourth in the competition, while the Yeowomen placed second for the sixth year in the row. The Yeowomen earned 124 points, falling only to Ohio Wesleyan University,...

In The Locker Room with Josh Urso, Jimmy Taylor and Jerry Choi

In The Locker Room with Josh Urso, Jimmy Taylor and Jerry Choi

Sarah Orbuch, Sports Editor
May 2
Filed under In the Locker Room, SPORTS, Track and Field

This week the Review sat down with men’s track and field runners senior Jimmy Taylor, junior Jerry Choi and sophomore Josh Urso to discuss breaking school records, pole vaulting and pre-race rituals. How is the season going so far? Jimmy Taylor: It’s been going really well. We have had a lot ...

Track and Field Shines at Kenyon Invitational

Suzanna Doak
April 25
Filed under SPORTS, Track and Field, Varsity Spring

Last weekend the track and field team traveled to Gambier, OH, for the Kenyon College invitational. There they competed against eleven other colleges, including challenging competitors Ohio Wesleyan University, The College of Wooster, Ohio Northern University and Otterbein University. The women placed...

Track and Field Sets NCAC Records

Taylor Swift
April 11
Filed under SPORTS, Track and Field

The Oberlin College track and field teams lit up the track this weekend during the annual Bob Kahn Invitational, hosted at Oberlin, on Saturday. Instead of the usual NCAC opponents, this weekend the Yeomen competed with nationally ranked and Division II schools. The Yeowomen powered through to place...

Strong Performances at NCAC Indoor Championships

Taylor Swift
March 14
Filed under SPORTS, Track and Field, Varsity Spring

This past weekend Oberlin’s track and field teams finished their 2013–2014 indoor season in stride at the North Coast Athletic Conference Indoor Track and Field Championships, held at Denison University. The Yeomen took home fifth place with 47 points, and the Yeowomen garnered 98 points to secure...

Track and Field Completes Season in Style

Sarah Kahl
May 10
Filed under SPORTS, Track and Field, Varsity Spring

The men and women’s track and field team had a very successful North Coast Athletic Conference meet this past weekend. The men’s team finished in an impressive fourth place, a mere six points out of third. “Our success at conference definitely showed all the hard work we’ve put in,” said...

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