Established 1874.

Yeomen Pad Up for 125th Season of Oberlin Football

September 2, 2016
Filed under Football, Recent Stories, SPORTS, Varsity Fall

As football transitions from a rigorous preseason into its 125th season, Head Coach Jay Anderson is readying the Yeomen for their 2016 crusade. The team will have the opportunity to test itself against Kalamazoo College in a non-conference game on Saturday in Kalamazoo, MI before diving into a nine-game... Read more »

Player of the Week: Lucas Poggiali

Player of the Week: Lucas Poggiali

Sarena Malsin, Sports Editor
October 9, 2015
Filed under Football, SPORTS, Varsity Fall

Senior quarterback Lucas Poggiali scans the field to connect with one of his teammates. In Ober­lin’s homecoming game against Allegheny Col­lege, Poggiali personally shattered a school record and helped the Yeomen offense break another one of their own. Pog­giali broke the Yeomen record for yards... Read more »

Yeomen Triumphant in Historic Homecoming

Yeomen Triumphant in Historic Homecoming

Jack Brewster
October 9, 2015
Filed under Football, Recent Stories, SPORTS, Varsity Fall

A bitter, rain-soaked October atmosphere could not slow the offensive bar­rage that the Oberlin Col­lege football team brought to the Knowlton Athletics Complex this past Sat­urday when the Yeomen skinned the Allegheny Col­lege Gators 48–9. The Yeomen signed themselves into the school record... Read more »

Yeomen Fall Despite Late-Game Surge

Darren Zaslau, Staff Writer
October 2, 2015
Filed under Football, SPORTS, Varsity Fall

The Yeomen ended their campaign against Ohio Wesleyan University in a fury last Saturday, as senior quarterback Lucas Poggiali capped off the late game surge with a sly diagonal slip to first-year wide receiver Robby Reinheimer in the final 10 seconds of the game. But for all their final efforts and... Read more »

In The Locker Room with Bennett Jackson and Justin Bute

In The Locker Room with Bennett Jackson and Justin Bute

Sarena Malsin, Sports Editor
September 18, 2015
Filed under Football, In the Locker Room, SPORTS, Sports Editorials & Features, Varsity Fall

This week, the Review sat down with sophomore defensive back Ben­nett Jackson and junior linebacker Justin Bute to discuss their first win on the new Dick Bailey Field, person­al pump-up routines and the chang­ing culture of the Oberlin football program. Can you describe the atmosphere between yo... Read more »

Yeomen Stave off Lords to Defend Home Turf

Yeomen Stave off Lords to Defend Home Turf

Darren Zaslau, Staff Writer
September 18, 2015
Filed under Football, Recent Stories, SPORTS, Varsity Fall

Thundering cheers erupted from the home stands, drowning out the referee’s final whistle dur­ing Oberlin’s 28–24 tri­umph over Kenyon College Saturday night. In defeat­ing the Lords, the Yeomen didn’t just secure their first win of the season — they made history. The match marked the first... Read more »

Eagles Eclipse Yeomen in Opener

Eagles Eclipse Yeomen in Opener

Darren Zaslau
September 11, 2015
Filed under Football, Recent Stories, SPORTS, Varsity Fall

The College at Brockport decisively de­feated Oberlin to open the Yeomen’s sea­son for the second year in a row, this time with a final score of 44–7. The Yeomen are still looking for their first home victory at the Austin E. Knowlton Athletics Complex, which opened one year ago. The Golden... Read more »

Football Looks to Break Out in Upcoming Season

Football Looks to Break Out in Upcoming Season

Harrison Wollman, Staff Writer
September 4, 2015
Filed under Football, Varsity Fall

Coming off of a 2014 season marred by injuries and inconsistency, Oberlin foot­ball’s 2015 team has nothing but confi­dence heading into their contest with The College at Brockport. This is due in part to several coaching staff changes headed by second-year Head Coach Jay Anderson. Chief among... 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 to set Oberlin’s single-seaso... 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 11 minutes in the form of two r... Read more »

Sophomore Receiver Paces Men’s Football

Sophomore Receiver Paces Men’s Football

Taylor Swift
November 7, 2014
Filed under Football, SPORTS, Sports Editorials & Features, Varsity Fall

With a roster of 22 first-years and a slew of season-ending injuries across all positions, the football team has struggled to produce winning results, heading into its final two games with a 2–6 record. Sophomore wide receiver Justin Cruz’s performance, however, has never wavered. Coming off of his fi... Read more »

Defense Struggles, Football Falls to Wittenberg Tigers

Defense Struggles, Football Falls to Wittenberg Tigers

Nate Levinson and Tyler Sloan
October 3, 2014
Filed under Football, SPORTS, Varsity Fall

The Yeomen played in their new home facilities for their second conference game of the year against the nationally ranked Wittenberg University Tigers on Saturday, Sept. 27 and ultimately came up short in a 48–10 defeat. In similar fashion to their previous game against The College of Wooster Fighting... Read more »

Established 1874.
Football