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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 »

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 »

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 »

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 »

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 »

Wertman Spearheads Yeomen Victories

Wertman Spearheads Yeomen Victories

September 30, 2016
Filed under Soccer, SPORTS, Varsity Fall

After scoring game-winning goals over the Baldwin Wallace University Yellow Jackets and the DePauw University Tigers last week, senior midfielder Nick Wertman was named the North Coast Athletic Conference Player of the Week. The Westlake, Ohio native currently is tied for the team lead with three goals... Read more »

Yeomen Riding Five-Game Win Streak

Yeomen Riding Five-Game Win Streak

Marissa Maxfield
September 23, 2016
Filed under Soccer, SPORTS, Varsity Fall

The Yeomen propelled themselves to a five-game win streak with dominant defense and an aggressive offense after going 1–1 in their opening matches. The team’s most recent victories show the Yeomen are finding their stride as they prepare for their first North Coast Athletic Conference Game Saturday. The... Read more »

Yeowomen Notch Back-to-Back Victories

Yeowomen Notch Back-to-Back Victories

James Tanford
September 16, 2016
Filed under Soccer, SPORTS, Varsity Fall

Numerous injuries have not stopped the women’s soccer team from having success. After an 8–0 victory over Defiance College last Sunday, the Yeowomen are currently 3–2 overall. And having outscored its opponents 18–9, the team is optimistic despite less-than-ideal circumstances. “We are injured... Read more »

Men’s Soccer Splits Opening Games

Men’s Soccer Splits Opening Games

September 9, 2016
Filed under Recent Stories, Soccer, SPORTS, Varsity Fall

Men’s soccer split its season openers against the Heidelberg University Student Princes and the Ohio Northern University Polar Bears last week. The Yeomen pulled away with 3–1 victory against the Princes last Saturday at home, but fell short on the road just two days later with a 4–0 loss to the... Read more »

Palmer Set to Build on Coaching Success

Palmer Set to Build on Coaching Success

September 2, 2016
Filed under Soccer, SPORTS, Varsity Fall

Women’s soccer Head Coach Dan Palmer relies on three central tenets to push his team to reach its potential: hard work, relentless competitiveness and camaraderie. This mantra has turned the program around 180 degrees in Palmer’s first three years with the Athletics department. In just three seasons... Read more »

Player of the Week: Maddi Kimball

Player of the Week: Maddi Kimball

November 13, 2015
Filed under Soccer, SPORTS, Varsity Fall

First-year midfielder and defender Maddi Kimball earned Second Team All-North Coast Athletic Conference honors this week, following the conclusion of the women’s soccer team’s season. Kimball proved to be a highly effective and versatile addition to the team in her first collegiate season. She played... Read more »

Yeomen Down Big Red, Fall to Lords

Yeomen Down Big Red, Fall to Lords

Darren Zaslau, Staff Writer
November 6, 2015
Filed under Soccer, SPORTS, Varsity Fall

A powerful early shot from the Kenyon College Lords to the lower left corner of Ober­lin’s goal spelled defeat for the men’s soccer team at the North Coast Athletic Confer­ence semifinals on Wednes­day. Oberlin was unable to equalize after Kenyon’s junior forward Tony Amolo found the back of... Read more »

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