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The Oberlin Review

In The Locker Room with Ultimate Frisbee

In The Locker Room with Ultimate Frisbee

Jackie McDermott, Sports Editor
February 24
Filed under Club & Intramural Sports, In the Locker Room, SPORTS

This week, the Review sat down with senior Maya Gillett, sophomore Faith Shaeffer and junior Caroline Beshers, members of the Preying Manti women’s ultimate Frisbee team, to discuss the camaraderie that is characteristic of the sport and the future of ultimate at Oberlin. This weekend, the team wil...

In The Locker Room with Men’s Lacrosse

In The Locker Room with Men’s Lacrosse

Darren Zaslau, Sports Editor
February 17
Filed under In the Locker Room, SPORTS

This week the Review sat down with men’s lacrosse seniors Kinori Rosnow and Eric Hager to discuss their enthusiasm for the upcoming season, the impact they expect rook­ies and sophomores to have on the team and the ways the squad has changed since last year. This interview has been edited for l...

In The Locker Room with Mel Xu and Katie Rigdon

In The Locker Room with Mel Xu and Katie Rigdon

Jackie McDermott, Sports Editor
February 10
Filed under Club & Intramural Sports, In the Locker Room, SPORTS

This week, the Review sat down with rock climbing wall supervisors, junior Mel Xu and sophomore Katie Rigdon, to learn more about the close-knit climbing community at Oberlin, their adventures climbing all over the U.S. and how climbing boosts their fitness. This interview has been edited for lengt...

In The Locker Room with Women’s Basketball

In The Locker Room with Women’s Basketball

Darren Zaslau, Sports Editor
February 3
Filed under In the Locker Room, SPORTS

This week the Review sat down with junior guard Tyler Parlor and junior forward Abby Andrews to discuss the team’s midseason improvements, recent attrition and the impact that their rookies have made throughout the season. The juniors help lead a Yeowomen squad that has earned an NCAA Division III...

In The Locker Room Michael Lin and Devyn Malouf

In The Locker Room Michael Lin and Devyn Malouf

Jackie McDermott, Sports Editor
December 9
Filed under In the Locker Room, SPORTS, Swimming and Diving

This week, the Review sat down with first-year swimming and diving team members Devyn Malouf and Michael Lin to discuss their transition to college athletics, team camaraderie and personal improvements they have made throughout the season. In just a few months of college swimming, Malouf and Lin have...

In The Locker Room with Justine Siegal

In The Locker Room with Justine Siegal

Darren Zaslau, Sports Editor
December 2
Filed under In the Locker Room, SPORTS

Justine Siegal is the first woman to coach and throw batting practice in Major League Baseball. She earned her first coaching job in 2015 with the Oakland Athletics. In 2011, Siegal first threw batting practice to Cleveland, later working with the Tampa Bay Rays, St. Louis Cardinals, Houston Astros and...

In the Locker Room: Men’s Basketball

In the Locker Room: Men’s Basketball

Jackie McDermott, Sports editor
November 18
Filed under Basketball, In the Locker Room, SPORTS, Varsity Winter

This week, the Review sat down with men’s basketball senior Scott Miller and sophomore Eli Silverman-Lloyd to discuss the upcoming season, differences in playing style and team goals. This interview has been edited for length and clarity. Describe the excitement for your first game of the season a...

In The Locker Room with Club Tennis

In The Locker Room with Club Tennis

Darren Zaslau, Sports Editor
November 11
Filed under Club & Intramural Sports, In the Locker Room, SPORTS

In The Locker Room with Club Tennis This week, the Review sat down with club tennis team president junior Elayne Zhou and captain Samir Husain to discuss the thrill of competition, how the club has grown over time and some of their favorite tennis memories. This interview has been edited for l...

In The Locker Room with SAAC Officers

In The Locker Room with SAAC Officers

Jackie McDermott, Sports Editor
November 4
Filed under In the Locker Room, SPORTS

In the Locker Room: SAAC Officers This week, the Review sat down with the Student-Athlete Advisory Committee (SAAC) Communications/Public Relations Officer junior Sandra Kibble and Community Service Officer junior Dana Goldstein to discuss SAAC’s service events thus far, what it has planned for ...

In The Locker Room with Swimming & Diving Captains

In The Locker Room with Swimming & Diving Captains

Darren Zaslau, Sports Editor
October 28
Filed under In the Locker Room, Swimming and Diving

This week, the Review sat down with women’s swimming and diving team captains Nora Cooper and Kathleen Falk to discuss the importance of veteran leadership, offseason training and favorite memories. This interview has been edited for length and clarity. Q: What are your team goals for this ...

In the Locker Room with Maureen Coffey and Julia Birenbaum

In the Locker Room with Maureen Coffey and Julia Birenbaum

October 7
Filed under In the Locker Room, SPORTS, Uncategorized

This week, the Review sat down with senior field hockey players Maureen Coffey and Julia Birenbaum to discuss their recent protest of the national anthem, their understanding of patriotism and activism in athletics. This interview has been edited for length and clarity. Why did you decide to start k...

In the Locker Room with Erica Rau

In the Locker Room with Erica Rau

Darren Zaslau, Sports editor
September 30
Filed under In the Locker Room, SPORTS

This week, the Review sat down with Erica Rau, head volleyball coach and senior woman administrator, to discuss Title IX, women’s roles in sports and Oberlin College’s current athletics culture. This interview has been edited for length and clarity. What are your daily responsibilities as...

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