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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: We’ve gone to eve...

In the Locker Room with Tom Reid

In the Locker Room with Tom Reid

Nate Levinson, Sports Editor
November 8, 2013
Filed under Club & Intramural Sports, In the Locker Room, Recent Stories, SPORTS

This week the Review sat down with Bowling I and II teacher, Tom Reid, to discuss Reid’s long tenure at Oberlin, how he started bowling and what you need to do to take his class next semester. When did you start bowling? Tom Reid: I started bowling fall of 1973. I was 15. My church formed a bowli...

In the Locker Room with Natalie Winkelfoos and Creg Jantz

In the Locker Room with Natalie Winkelfoos and Creg Jantz

Sarah Orbuch, Staff Writer
November 1, 2013
Filed under In the Locker Room, Recent Stories, SPORTS

This week the Review sat down with Director of Athletics and Physical Education Natalie Winkelfoos and Senior Associate Director of Athletics Creg Jantz to discuss fall season highlights, mascots and pick-up lines. What has been your favorite fall sports moment? Natalie Winkelfoos: Hmm. Obviously men...

In the Locker Room with Jodi Helsel and Claire Yeske

Nate Levinson, Sports Editor
October 11, 2013
Filed under Field Hockey, In the Locker Room, SPORTS, Varsity Fall

What are your thoughts on the season so far? Claire Yeske: It’s going really well so far. We’ve made significant progress, both [from] last season to this season and also from the beginning of the season to this point. Our record doesn’t necessarily reflect the strides that we’ve made, but I t...

In the Locker Room With Soren Zeliger and Ian Paik

Nate Levinson, Sports Editor
September 27, 2013
Filed under In the Locker Room, SPORTS, Tennis, Varsity Fall

What do you expect from the tennis team this season? Soren Zeliger: Definitely a better finish than last year. That’s the most concrete goal that we can set. Also a better record, since our team is improved already. It’s hard to have expectations, though, since a lot of things are changing. We...

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 not to let the other team s...

In the Locker Room with Christine Antonsen

Rose Stoloff, Sports Editor
September 6, 2013
Filed under In the Locker Room, SPORTS, Varsity Fall, Volleyball

What was your favorite moment of preseason? I don’t know, but can I tell you what my least favorite moment was instead? It was doing a pool workout with field hockey. It was really tiring and I almost drowned. What did you have to do? So much hard stuff. They threw us in the pool and we w...

In the Locker Room with Emma Lehmann

Rose Stoloff
May 10, 2013
Filed under In the Locker Room, SPORTS

What was a high point of the season? Emma Lehman: I went with [junior] Molly [Martorella] to the Hillsdale invitational in Michigan, and I’d been kind of waiting for it all season. It was a great race and I ran the time I wanted. But I also have a meet I’m looking forward to next Thursday, where h...

In the Locker Room with Katie Pieplow, Emily King and Cheryl Lindsly

Maxwell Sugarman
May 3, 2013
Filed under In the Locker Room, Softball, SPORTS, Varsity Spring

Give me a recap of the season. Emily King: We won a lot fewer games than we did last year. Cheryl Lindsly: But we had a lot of close games. EK: We played a lot of good softball. Katie Pieplow: We couldn’t finish. That’s probably our biggest problem. We would fight, but we couldn’t actually get...

In the Locker Room with Sean Cohen and Ben Whitener

Phoebe Hammer, Sports Editor
April 26, 2013
Filed under Baseball, In the Locker Room, SPORTS, Varsity Spring

How do you think the season is going so far? Ben Whitener: We finished 9–7 in conference, which is the best we’ve ever done. We also played a pretty tough out-of-league schedule, which is a huge improvement. Sean Cohen: We won a lot of games against a lot of tough teams. It seems like [in] a...

In the Locker Room: Duncan Reilly and Izzy Esler

Maxwell Sugarman, Sports Editor
April 19, 2013
Filed under Club & Intramural Sports, In the Locker Room, SPORTS

How old is the team? Is there any interesting history about the team? Izzy Esler: It was founded in the 1930s as a varsity team up until the 1970s. Now it is a club sport. How do you recruit for the fencing team? Duncan Reilly: The ExCo is a big part of recruiting. There are definitely some youth c...

In the Locker Room: Ben Turchin and Charlie Marks

Phoebe Hammer, Sports Editor
April 12, 2013
Filed under In the Locker Room, SPORTS, Tennis, Varsity Spring

Why did you guys decide to play tennis at Oberlin? Charlie Marks: I’ve played tennis since I was eight. I’ve always done it, so I figured I would keep doing it. The old head coach, Adam, was very aggressive about getting me here — enough that my parents made me apply here. Ben Turchin: When I ...

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