Historic Soccer Season Comes to a Close

Historic Soccer Season Comes to a Close

Tyler Sloan and Rose Stoloff
November 22, 2013
Filed under Recent Stories, Soccer, SPORTS, Varsity Fall

The men’s soccer team traveled to Rochester, NY this past weekend to compete in the NCAA Division III tournament for the first time in the team’s history. The team was met by an enthusiastic horde of adoring fans, parents and alumni soccer players. The Yeomen prevailed on Saturday and defeated... Read more »

In the Locker Room with Ellie Huizenga, Tricia Souza and Sarah Willette.

In the Locker Room with Ellie Huizenga, Tricia Souza and Sarah Willette.

Rose Stoloff, Sports Editor
November 22, 2013
Filed under In the Locker Room, Recent Stories, Soccer, SPORTS, Varsity Fall

This week the Review sat down with sophomore soccer players Ellie Huizenga, Tricia Souza and Sarah Willette to discuss the responsibility that comes with sophomore year, Mamma Mia medleys and intramural basketball. How is being a sophomore on the team different than being a first-year? Ellie... Read more »

Men’s Soccer Streaks to Playoffs

Men’s Soccer Streaks to Playoffs

Nate Levinson, Sports Editor
November 15, 2013
Filed under Recent Stories, Soccer, SPORTS, Varsity Fall

After a hard-fought defeat against the Kenyon College Lords last week, the men’s soccer team thought its near perfect season was over. But news came on Monday that the team had received an at-large bid for a spot in the NCAA tournament, and its storybook season was resurrected. “I had a gut feeling... Read more »

In the Locker Room with Silas Montgomery and Andrew Wise

In the Locker Room with Silas Montgomery and Andrew Wise

Rose Stoloff, Sports Editor
November 15, 2013
Filed under In the Locker Room, Soccer, SPORTS

This week, the Review sat down with Silas Montgomery (OC ’13) and Andrew Wise (OC ’13), two alumni soccer players, to discuss their devotion to the team, how to heckle players and cheerleading.   How many Oberlin soccer games have you gone to this season? Silas Montgomery:... Read more »

Sentimentality Grips Soccer Fans

Rose Stoloff, Sports Editor
November 8, 2013
Filed under Editorials & Features, Soccer, SPORTS, Varsity Fall

I originally wrote my editorial this week on the New York City Marathon. But here I am in a cramped car driving through the cornfields of Ohio typing away on my iPhone. Today I spent four hours traveling in a car to watch a 90 minute soccer game. Not a professional game - I went to watch the Oberlin... Read more »

Historic Soccer Season May Be Drawing to a Close

Historic Soccer Season May Be Drawing to a Close

Rose Stoloff, Sports Editor
November 8, 2013
Filed under Recent Stories, Soccer, SPORTS, Varsity Fall

After one of the most impressive seasons of the team’s last two decades, the Yeomen may be putting away their cleats until next year. The men’s soccer team traveled to Gambier, Ohio, twice in the last week to take on the Kenyon College Lords where they played two close games, tying one 0–0 and... Read more »

Men’s Soccer’s Historic Season to Continue into NCAC Playoffs

Men’s Soccer’s Historic Season to Continue into NCAC Playoffs

Tyler Sloan, Staff Writer
November 1, 2013
Filed under Recent Stories, Soccer, SPORTS, Varsity Fall

The men’s soccer team clinched its spot in the North Coast Athletic Conference playoffs after defeating the Allegheny College Gators in a 3–1 victory on Wednesday, Oct. 30. This is the first time since 2006 that the Yeomen have advanced this far in conference play. The Yeomen are currently 13–2–3,... Read more »

What You Missed Over Break

What You Missed Over Break

Rose Stoloff, Sports Editor
November 1, 2013
Filed under Cross Country, Editorials & Features, Field Hockey, Soccer, SPORTS, Varsity Fall, Volleyball

Cross Country - The men’s and women’s cross country teams hosted more than 30 teams at the annual Inter-Regional Rumble. Amid mud and rainstorms, and supported by Oberlin’s Taiko drummers, the men and women finished thirteenth out of 31 and fifth out of 34 respectively. Men’s Soccer... Read more »

Yeomen Steal Wins from Case Western, Wabash

Erickson Andrews, Staff Writer
October 11, 2013
Filed under Soccer, SPORTS, Varsity Fall

The men’s soccer team is off to their best start in 25 years under the guidance of Head Coach Blake New, who has been at the helm of the program since 1999. This season’s 9–1–2 record is their best start to a season since 1988, when the team went 10–1–1 over the first 12 games. The team’s... Read more »

Women’s Soccer Shuts Out Pioneers to Earn Third Win

Erickson Andrews, Staff Writer
September 27, 2013
Filed under Soccer, SPORTS, Varsity Fall

The women’s soccer team won its third game of the season last Saturday when the Yeowomen defeated the visiting Marietta College Pioneers by a score of 1–0. The hero of the game proved to be first-year Cam Sacristan, who now ranks third on the team with six shots on goal. With time winding down... Read more »

Men’s Socccer Mounts Strong Offense to Defeat Muskies

Erickson Andrews, Staff Writer
September 20, 2013
Filed under Soccer, SPORTS, Varsity Fall

The men’s soccer team struck twice within the first 15 minutes against the visiting Muskingum University Muskies and held on to win in a 2–1 thriller this past Saturday night. Sophomore Slade Gottlieb got the team off to a hot start by netting a right-footed goal off a pass from first-year Sam... Read more »

In the Locker Room with Brandt Rentel and Oidie Kuijpers

Rose Stoloff, Sports Editor
September 20, 2013
Filed under In the Locker Room, Soccer, SPORTS, Varsity Fall

Why is being a goalkeeper better than playing on the field? Brandt Rentel: Well, because you can use your hands. Oidie Kuijpers: The diving thing is real fun. BR: I think you have to be a little bit crazy to be a goalkeeper though. There’s a lot of pressure on you... Read more »