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Halsten Heads to NCAA Championships

Halsten Heads to NCAA Championships

Sydney Allen, Production Editor
November 18, 2016
Filed under Cross Country, SPORTS, Varsity Fall

After recording a ninth-place finish at the Great Lakes Regional Championships last Saturday, sophomore Linnea Halsten will represent Oberlin at the NCAA Cross Country Championships in Louisville, KY, tomorrow. Halsten, a Madison, WI, native, finished the 6k race in 21 minutes, 27.2 seconds to earn an at... Read more »

Yeomen Take Second in Record Season

Yeomen Take Second in Record Season

Marissa Maxfield
November 11, 2016
Filed under Recent Stories, Soccer, SPORTS, Varsity Fall

Appearing in its inaugural North Coast Athletic Conference Championship game, men’s soccer dropped a heartbreaker to the top-seeded Kenyon College Lords 2–1 in double overtime. “We expected to win. The guys were excited and confident and ready to prove that we belonged,” said Head Coach Blake... Read more »

Football Set to Battle Hiram in Season Finale

Football Set to Battle Hiram in Season Finale

Alex McNicoll
November 11, 2016
Filed under Football, Recent Stories, Varsity Fall

The Yeomen suffered a Senior Day spoiler at the hands of the DePauw University Tigers last Saturday in their ninth consecutive loss of the year, falling 50–17. Still looking for its first win, Oberlin will travel to Hiram College tomorrow to face off against the Terriers for its last matchup of the... Read more »

Volleyball Takes Set from Top-Seeded Tigers

Volleyball Takes Set from Top-Seeded Tigers

Sydney Allen, Production Editor
November 11, 2016
Filed under Recent Stories, SPORTS, Varsity Fall, Volleyball

Despite taking the third set from the top-seeded Wittenberg University Tigers 25–22, the Yeowomen dropped the match 3–1 in the first round of the North Coast Athletic Conference Tournament. Putting up a valiant fight against the No. 7 Tigers was encouraging for the Yeowomen, who finished their season... Read more »

Cross Country Looks to Find Stride at Regionals

Cross Country Looks to Find Stride at Regionals

Sydney Allen, Production Editor
November 4, 2016
Filed under Cross Country, Recent Stories, SPORTS, Varsity Fall

The cross country team enters the final stretch of its seasons as the Yeomen and Yeowomen race to the Great Lakes Regional in Holland, MI, next Saturday. Both squads will look to improve upon their performances at the North Coast Athletic Conference Championship meet in Terre Haute, IN, last Sunday,... Read more »

Yeomen Head to First Ever NCAC Final

Yeomen Head to First Ever NCAC Final

Alex McNicoll
November 4, 2016
Filed under Recent Stories, Soccer, SPORTS, Varsity Fall

Men’s soccer is headed to the North Coast Athletic Conference Championship for the first time in school history after besting the Wabash College Little Giants 2–1 in the NCAC Semifinal on Wednesday, Nov. 2. Throughout the team’s first home field NCAC playoff game since 2005, Oberlin’s faithful... Read more »

Yeowomen Face Fierce Competition in California

Yeowomen Face Fierce Competition in California

Julie Schreiber
October 28, 2016
Filed under Recent Stories, SPORTS, Varsity Fall, Volleyball

The women’s volleyball team took to Southern California over fall break to battle Chapman University, Pomona-Pitzer and Occidental College. For a team used to weathering the seasons in one of the coldest regions in the U.S., the chance to spend a week at the beach while facing fresh, non-conference... Read more »

Nationally Ranked Yeomen Prepare for Postseason

Marissa Maxfield
October 28, 2016
Filed under Soccer, SPORTS, Varsity Fall

It only took two goals to seal the deal. With a 2–0 win over the Hiram College Terriers Tuesday, the No. 25 Oberlin College Yeomen earned their place in the North Coast Athletic Conference tournament for the third time in four years — capping off a season that has brought 13 wins and the highest... Read more »

NCAC Powerhouses Await Yeomen

Alex McNicoll
October 28, 2016
Filed under Football, SPORTS, Varsity Fall

In what was arguably the football team’s best-played game of the season, the Yeomen fell 34–30 in a heartbreaker to The College of Wooster Fighting Scots. Now the Yeomen look to regroup as they set their sights on the last three games of the season. Despite a 0–7 start, the team isn’t fretting... Read more »

Men’s Soccer Climbs to No. 17 in NCSAA Top-25 Poll

Jackie McDermott, Sports Editor
October 7, 2016
Filed under Soccer, SPORTS, Varsity Fall

Men’s soccer has reached new heights. The team ascended to No. 17 in the National Soccer Coaches Association of America Division-III Top-25 Poll — its best national ranking of all time. Oberlin is the only North Coast Athletic Conference team to crack the rankings, and currently holds an overall... Read more »

First-Years Excel at All-Ohio Championship

First-Years Excel at All-Ohio Championship

Sydney Allen, Production Editor
October 7, 2016
Filed under Cross Country, SPORTS, Varsity Fall

Hundreds of runners hit the trails at the All-Ohio Championships 6K in Cedarville, Ohio, last Friday, but Oberlin managed to stand out among them all. The women’s team placed second out of 17 teams, with the Yeowomen first-years notching particularly impressive performances. The men’s team finished... Read more »

Yeowomen Continue to Make Strides

Yeowomen Continue to Make Strides

Marissa Maxfield
October 7, 2016
Filed under Soccer, SPORTS, Varsity Fall

Just two and a half minutes into Saturday’s game versus The College of Wooster, junior midfielder Hannah Cook sent a sweeping cross to junior forward Gwennie Gardiner. Gardiner found the back of the net for the seventh time this season, putting the team ahead 1­–0. Though The College of Wooster... Read more »

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