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The Oberlin Review

In the Locker Room with Phoebe Hammer and Simone Brodner

In the Locker Room with Phoebe Hammer and Simone Brodner

Nate Levinson, Sports Editor
February 28
Filed under In the Locker Room, Lacrosse, Recent Stories, SPORTS, Uncategorized, Varsity Spring

This week the Review sat down with senior women’s lacrosse captains Phoebe Hammer and Simone Brodner to discuss how the team has changed over the years, what it’s like being seniors and how they feel about Kenyon College’s mascot. What are your expectations for this season? SB: I think this is the best we’ve e...

Young Roster Sparks Hope for Yeowomen Lacrosse

Young Roster Sparks Hope for Yeowomen Lacrosse

Tyler Sloan, Staff Writer
February 28
Filed under Lacrosse, SPORTS, Uncategorized

With eight days until the season officially commences, the women’s lacrosse team is busy preparing for its upcoming attempt at a conference title. The Yeowomen welcome nine rookies this year alongside new head coach Lynda McCandlish and new assistant coach Rosie Knisley. Included in the group of...

Men’s Lacrosse Sets High Goals for 2014

Bronwen Schumacher
February 21
Filed under Lacrosse, SPORTS, Varsity Spring

After a successful season last year that included a 3–4 North Coast Athletic Conference record and an 8–6 record overall, the Men’s Lacrosse team is heading into their season stronger than ever. Their roster includes 25 returning players, including three of the four top scorers from last season...

Women’s Lacrosse Overcomes Adversity to Finish Strong

Ellie Huizenga
May 10
Filed under Lacrosse, SPORTS, Varsity Spring

The women’s lacrosse team, who played their last game on April 27, can certainly look back on their season with pride. The Yeowomen battled through many unforeseen trials and misfortunes, but were able to finish their season with a 4–11 record. The team started their season in January with snow on...

Yeomen Break 15-Year Conference Losing Streak

Jake Zuckerman
April 26
Filed under Lacrosse, SPORTS, Varsity Spring

The men’s lacrosse team pulled off an historic upset in their final regular season game against the third seeded College of Wooster in a 7–4 win on Saturday. It was the Yeomen's first win over an original conference team since 1995. “It was the best win of the season,” said sophomore Goalie...

Yeowomen Secure Historic Conference Wins

Rose Stoloff
April 24
Filed under Lacrosse, SPORTS, Varsity Spring

The women’s lacrosse team accomplished two back-to-back historic conference wins last week. The Yeowomen beat Ohio Wesleyan University for the first time in 13 years by just one point in overtime on Thursday, April 18. The team then honored their seniors proudly as they shut out Hiram College 18–0...

Yeowomen Drop Close Match to Conference Foe Allegheny

Erickson Andrews
April 19
Filed under Lacrosse, SPORTS, Varsity Spring

Tuesday night was tough for women’s lacrosse as the Yeowomen took on their conference opponent the Allegheny Gators on a muddy home field. They came out hot, jumping on Allegheny early to take a 3–0 lead with goals from junior Sarah Andrews, senior Ilyssa Meyer and sophomore Kate Hanick a little...

Men’s Lacrosse Destroys Hiram Terriers

Taylor Swift
April 19
Filed under Lacrosse, SPORTS, Varsity Spring

The Yeomen were unstoppable Wednesday night when they took on the Hiram College Terriers at home, destroying them 26–0. After not winning a single conference game since 1995, this victory marked the second conference win in a row for the Yeomen after defeating DePauw last Saturday 20–3. The Yeomen...

Men’s Lacrosse Suffers Heartbreaking Loss to Wittenberg

Spencer Conley
April 12
Filed under Lacrosse, SPORTS, Varsity Spring

Despite an explosive comeback late in the fourth quarter, the men’s lacrosse team fell in a hard-fought game against the Wittenberg University Tigers on Tuesday by a score of 9–12. The loss hampered the Yeomen’s chance at a post- season tournament run, but four total games still remain, three of...

Women’s Lacrosse Steamrolls DePauw

Taylor Swift
April 12
Filed under Lacrosse, SPORTS, Sports Editorials & Features, Varsity Spring

DePauw University stood no chance last Saturday, as the Yeowomen dominated the Tigers 17– 10 to claim their first conference win of the season. After coming off of a difficult loss to Denison University, ranked 5th in the NCAA West Region, the Yeowomen had just three days to prepare for DePauw. Going...

In the Locker Room: Madeleine O’Meara, Ilyssa Meyer and Christina Perez-Tineo

Maxwell Sugarman, Sports Editor
April 5
Filed under In the Locker Room, Lacrosse, SPORTS, Varsity Spring

How is the season going so far? What is your record? Ilyssa Meyer: Right now our record is 1–8, but that doesn’t reflect the hard work and dedication that we have been putting into the season so far. Also, the scoreboard has not been reflecting the heart on the field, which is really important...

Playing for Seton Hill

Phoebe Hammer, Sports Editor
April 5
Filed under Lacrosse, SPORTS, Sports Editorials & Features, Varsity Spring

This February, my lacrosse team played Seton Hill University, a Division-II team from Pennsylvania, in a friendly scrimmage. Fortunately, we didn’t keep score. Our opponents outmatched us in skill, speed and hunger for the ball. Although we hated them on the field as they pushed us around, we battled...

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