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The Oberlin Review

Men’s Lacrosse Destroys Hiram Terriers

Taylor Swift
April 19, 2013
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, 2013
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, 2013
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, 2013
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, 2013
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...

Men’s Lacrosse Fights Through Three-Game Losing Streak

Shuntaro Shirota
April 5, 2013
Filed under Lacrosse, SPORTS, Varsity Spring

The Yeomen have battled through a rough spring break, losing to both the Ohio Wesleyan University Battling Bishops and the Kenyon College Lords, while also falling to the nationally ranked Denison University Big Red this Tuesday. In the three contests, the Yeomen were outscored 35–10. The showdown...

In the Locker Room Thomas Cool, Connor Jackson and Matt Rogers

Phoebe Hammer, Sports Editor
March 8, 2013
Filed under In the Locker Room, Lacrosse, SPORTS, Uncategorized, Varsity Spring

With two games down, how are you guys feeling about the season so far? Thomas Cool: Pretty good. Last year we struggled to get things going offensively, but our defense looked pretty good. But this year we have Connor back and a bunch of freshmen, so our attack is looking a lot better. Connor J...

Women’s Lacrosse Starts Season with 8–9 Win

Erickson Andrews
March 8, 2013
Filed under Lacrosse, SPORTS, Varsity Spring

On a bitterly cold and snowy Saturday afternoon, the Yeowomen managed to hold off the threatening University of Mount Union Purple Raiders to earn their first win of the season. Oberlin got off to a hot start, jumping out to a 1–5 lead early in the first half despite having no substitutions due...

Men’s Lacrosse Dominates in Season Opener

Rose Stolof, Staff Writer
March 1, 2013
Filed under Lacrosse, SPORTS, Varsity Spring

After a long and focused preseason, the men’s lacrosse team put their preparation to the test on Saturday afternoon in their season opener against Olivet College. The Yeomen proved themselves ready, soundly defeating Olivet 11–22. The team began the game with fervor. “We were really firing on...

Spring Preview: Women’s Lacrosse

Ellie Huizenga
February 22, 2013
Filed under Lacrosse, SPORTS, Varsity Spring

Coming off of an incredible season in 2012, the women’s lacrosse team is ready to take the North Coast Athletic Conference by storm again this year. Starting her second season with the Yeowomen aftering earning NCAC Coach of the Year, Head Coach Jacqueline McDevitt said, “The team has chosen to take...

Spring Preview: Men’s Lacrosse

Ellie Huizenga
February 15, 2013
Filed under Lacrosse, SPORTS, Varsity Spring

The men’s lacrosse team is looking forward to an exciting upcoming season, intending to "make a substantial jump this year,” according to Head Coach Topher Grossman. He is looking forward to “taking the next step for our program, which is competing for a conference championship.” With this year’s...

Double Hat Trick Leads Higgins, Yeomen, to Gold

Double Hat Trick Leads Higgins, Yeomen, to Gold

Rose Stoloff, Staff Writer
April 27, 2012
Filed under Lacrosse, SPORTS, Varsity Spring

According to first-year standout Sean Higgins, he was just in the right place at the right time. Six times. “It was a bad pass fed to the crease, and I picked it up from up top and scored [in the] low right[-hand corner of the goal],” explained Higgins, who led men’s lacrosse with six goals...

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