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The Oberlin Review

Player of the Week: Alex Wagman

Player of the Week: Alex Wagman

Randy Ollie, Sports Editor
March 4
Filed under Lacrosse, SPORTS, Varsity Spring

Senior attacker Alex Wagman takes aim Feb. 20 against the visiting Olivet College Comets. Wagman had three goals on Sunday as the Yeo­men lost an overtime thriller to the visiting St. Mary’s College Seahawks 11–10. Wagman’s last goal came with four seconds left in regulation to keep Oberlin’s...

Yeowomen Buzz Past Yellow Jackets

Yeowomen Buzz Past Yellow Jackets

Matt Walker
March 4
Filed under Lacrosse, Recent Stories, SPORTS, Varsity Spring

On Wednesday’s chilly night, the women’s lacrosse team took the field for their home opener against the Baldwin Wallace University Yellow­ Jackets at the Knowlton Athletics Complex. With the temperature at an icy 21 degrees, home fans’ resilience to the cold was ultimately rewarded when the final...

Yeomen Ground Comets in First Win

Yeomen Ground Comets in First Win

Darren Zaslau, Staff Writer
February 26
Filed under Lacrosse, SPORTS, Varsity Spring

After a grueling winter preseason, the men’s lacrosse team started their 2015–2016 season with a dominant 19–11 victory against the Olivet College Comets on Saturday at the Knowlton Athletics Complex. The win makes the men’s lacrosse team the first spring sport to get a home win in 2016 and mark...

Women’s Lacrosse Falls Short in NCAC Championship

Women’s Lacrosse Falls Short in NCAC Championship

Harrison Wollman, Staff Writer
May 8
Filed under Lacrosse, SPORTS, Varsity Spring

The Denison University women’s lacrosse team offensively dominated the first half of the North Coast Athletic Conference championship against the Yeowomen last Saturday, scoring eight goals within 20 minutes and holding Oberlin to just three. The Big Red’s scoring momentum, paired with its solid def...

Women’s Lacrosse Defeats Kenyon, Wittenberg

Women’s Lacrosse Defeats Kenyon, Wittenberg

Ben Stassen
May 1
Filed under Lacrosse, SPORTS, Varsity Spring

The women’s lacrosse team made history this week, defeating the Kenyon College Ladies and the Wittenberg University Tigers to earn a spot in the North Coast Athletic Conference championship game for the first time since 2000. Last Saturday, with a spot in the conference championship game on the line, ...

Denison Big Red Spoils Senior Day for Women’s Lacrosse

Denison Big Red Spoils Senior Day for Women’s Lacrosse

Randy Ollie
April 27
Filed under Lacrosse, SPORTS, Varsity Spring

The women’s lacrosse team celebrated its Senior Day while playing the Denison University Big Red at the Austin E. Knowlton Athletic Complex last Saturday. The Yeowomen took an early lead and hung tight for most of the first half, but Denison pulled away soon after to clinch a 15–8 victory over Oberlin....

Men’s Lacrosse Still Can’t Get by Kenyon

Men’s Lacrosse Still Can’t Get by Kenyon

Oliver Bok, News Editor
April 11
Filed under Lacrosse, SPORTS, Varsity Spring

The men’s lacrosse team started off strong but ultimately fell to Kenyon College 12–6 on Wednesday night, as the Lords put seven unanswered goals past the Yeomen during the middle of the game. The loss extended Oberlin’s 19-year losing streak against Kenyon and effectively ended the Yeomen’s pl...

Tigers Snap Yeowomen’s Streak

Tigers Snap Yeowomen’s Streak

Randy Ollie
April 11
Filed under Lacrosse, Recent Stories, SPORTS, Varsity Spring

After a highly competitive regulation period, the Wittenberg University Tigers snapped the Yeowomen’s six-game win streak in a nail-biting overtime victory on Tuesday, April 7. With less than a minute left in overtime, the Yeowomen and the Tigers remained tied 16–16. But with just 26 seconds remai...

Yeowomen Sweep Spring Break Games

Yeowomen Sweep Spring Break Games

Nate Levinson, Sports Editor
April 3
Filed under Lacrosse, SPORTS, Varsity Spring

The women’s lacrosse team traveled to Oregon and Washington over spring break, winning all three of its games to push its season record to 7–1. After defeating the the DePauw University Tigers 12–5 on Saturday, March 21 in its last game before the road trip, the team played games on Tuesday, T...

In the Locker Room with Nick Lobley and Matt Fox

In the Locker Room with Nick Lobley and Matt Fox

Tyler Sloan, Sports Editor
April 3
Filed under In the Locker Room, Lacrosse, SPORTS

This week, the Review sat down with men’s lacrosse power duo, college juniors Nick Lobley and Matt Fox, to discuss their individual successes, the challenges of practicing indoors and their goals for the remainder of the season. You both lead the points, goals and assists categories. What do you attrib...

Crusaders Push Past Yeomen in Close Game

Crusaders Push Past Yeomen in Close Game

Randy Ollie
March 13
Filed under Lacrosse, SPORTS, Varsity Spring

The men’s lacrosse team suffered its first loss last Saturday, falling 8–7 to the Capital University Crusaders in a back-and-forth battle. The Yeomen managed to stay within two goals for the entire fourth quarter but were ultimately unable to reclaim their early lead. Despite the loss, Oberlin saw success i...

Lobley Scores 5 Times, Men’s Lacrosse Beats Comets

Lobley Scores 5 Times, Men’s Lacrosse Beats Comets

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

The men’s lacrosse team opened its season with a commanding win, defeating the Olivet College Comets 16–8 at the Detroit Country Day Field House last Sunday. Junior attacker Nick Lobley led the Yeomen with a dominant performance with five goals. He wasted no time netting the first goal of his 2015 c...

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