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Baseball Sweeps Berea in Doubleheader

Baseball Sweeps Berea in Doubleheader

James Cato
March 10
Filed under Baseball, SPORTS, Varsity Spring

With 31 hits and 29 runs, the baseball team opened up the 2017 season in style by defeating the Berea College Mountaineers in a doubleheader 12–1 and 17–0. After a disappointing 2016 campaign, the Yeomen are looking to build off their current 2–0 start to recapture the magic of 2015, when they c...

Women’s Lacrosse Dominates Openers

Women’s Lacrosse Dominates Openers

Sam Harris
March 10
Filed under Lacrosse, SPORTS, Varsity Spring

Women’s lacrosse continued its hot start to the 2017 season Saturday with a 22–2 win over the Kalamazoo College Hornets. Led by junior Natalie Rauchle, who scored five goals, 10 different Yeowomen tallied goals. The Yeowomen were also victorious yesterday, defeating the Otterbein University Cardinals 19–4 to impr...

Yeowomen Fall to NCAC Rival Tigers

Yeowomen Fall to NCAC Rival Tigers

Michaela Puterbaugh, Staff Writer
March 3
Filed under SPORTS, Tennis, Varsity Sports, Varsity Spring

In a tough loss to the No. 25 DePauw University Tigers, the Yeowomen fell 6–3 Sunday to the rival who bested them last year in the North Coast Athletic Conference Tournament third-place match, the last match of the 2015-16 season. The loss came a day after a victory over the Centre College Colonels,...

In The Locker Room with Women’s Lacrosse

In The Locker Room with Women’s Lacrosse

Darren Zaslau, Sports Editor
March 3
Filed under In the Locker Room, Lacrosse, SPORTS, Varsity Sports, Varsity Spring

This week, the Review sat down with women’s lacrosse first-year midfielders Mia Battle and Eliza Amber to discuss their rookie season, offseason training and the eight-person senior class leadership. Last season, the Yeowomen finished 10–7 overall and 4­–4 in North Coast Athletic Conference c...

Dropping First Two Games, Yeomen Face Growing Pains

Dropping First Two Games, Yeomen Face Growing Pains

Alex McNicoll and James Cato
February 24
Filed under Lacrosse, SPORTS, Varsity Sports, Varsity Spring

The men’s lacrosse team suffered season opening defeats this weekend, dropping its first two games against the John Carroll University Blue Streaks and Baldwin Wallace University Yellow Jackets 19–6 and 18–5 respectively. After losing 10 seniors to graduation last year, seven of whom were starters,...

Women’s Tennis Splits Home Opener

Women’s Tennis Splits Home Opener

Sam Harris
February 17
Filed under SPORTS, Tennis, Varsity Sports, Varsity Spring

Women’s tennis swept the Baldwin Wallace University Yellow Jackets 9–0 in its first win of the season Saturday before falling to Division II Indiana University of Pennsylvania 7–2 later that afternoon. Led by veteran players but bolstered by a strong rookie class, Oberlin’s record stands at 1...

Track, Field Collects NCAC Athlete of the Week Awards

Track, Field Collects NCAC Athlete of the Week Awards

Julie Scheiber, Staff Writer
February 17
Filed under Recent Stories, SPORTS, Track and Field, Varsity Sports, Varsity Spring

Currently ranked 15th in the nation, Yeowomen track and field racked up record-breaking performances Feb. 11 at the All-Ohio Championships, as junior Lilah Drafts-Johnson set two school records. Propelling the women’s team to a fourth place finish, Drafts-Johnson earned her NCAC Sprinter/Hurdler of ...

Men’s Tennis Squashes Wabash Little Giants

Men’s Tennis Squashes Wabash Little Giants

Julie Schreiber, Staff Writer
February 10
Filed under SPORTS, Tennis, Varsity Spring

While battles between the Wabash College Little Giants and the Yeomen are typically close, Oberlin dominated last Saturday, sweeping doubles in a decisive 6–2 victory at Medical Mutual Tennis Pavilion in Cleveland, Ohio. Bolstered by a strong class of first-years, the Yeomen are currently ranked 40th...

Feature Photo: Women’s Tennis Hosts Invitational

Feature Photo: Women’s Tennis Hosts Invitational

Jackie McDermott, Sports Editor
September 16
Filed under SPORTS, Tennis

Over 100 women’s tennis players took to the Don Hunsinger courts for the 10th–annual Oberlin Invitational from Sept. 9–11. The invitational gave the Yeowomen a chance to compete against North Coast Athletic Conference foes Denison University and The College of Wooster as well as Division II Slipper...

Fighting Scots Best Yeowomen

Fighting Scots Best Yeowomen

Harrison Wollman, Staff Writer
May 6
Filed under Lacrosse, SPORTS, Varsity Spring

The air was filled with tension as the women’s lacrosse team took the field against the College of Wooster Fighting Scots Saturday, as both teams had a North Coast Athletic Conference playoff bid at stake. In a back-and-forth contest that featured plenty of offensive output and some drama, the Fighting...

Track and Field Races Toward NCAC

Track and Field Races Toward NCAC

Nile Godfrey
May 6
Filed under SPORTS, Track and Field, Varsity Spring

Oberlin’s track and field teams saw plenty of action last weekend with both the Yeomen and Yeowomen competing in two different meets on Friday and Saturday. Only select members of the team were in action on Friday, with senior Geno Arthur running at the 50th Annual Hillsdale College “GINA” relays...

Player of the Week: Hannah Rasmussen

Player of the Week: Hannah Rasmussen

Sarena Malsin, Sports Editor
April 29
Filed under Softball, SPORTS, Varsity Spring

First-year Hannah Rasmussen winds up for a pitch. This week marked a bright spot in Rasmussen’s already impressive career as a rookie on the softball team. In the first game of the Yeowomen’s doubleheader against Ohio Wesleyan University Tuesday, Rasmussen scored a career-high five strikeouts. She...

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