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The Oberlin Review

Seasoned Squad Splits Season Opener

Seasoned Squad Splits Season Opener

Taylor Swift
March 7
Filed under Softball, SPORTS, Varsity Spring

The women’s softball team brought home its first win, splitting against the Maryville College Scots last Saturday. The Yeowomen sealed the first game 2–4, but fell 9–6 to the Scots in the second game. In the first game, the Scots scored first, plating one in the first inning, but the Yeowomen...

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

Maxwell Sugarman
May 3
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...

Softball Puts up Fight in Final Series

Erickson Andrews
May 3
Filed under Softball, SPORTS, Varsity Spring

The Yeowomen ended their season this year with a record of 4–30 overall and 1–15 in conference after dropping a double header to the College of Wooster this past Saturday. The day was also senior day for the Yeowomen, who took the time to honor their lone senior Cheryl Lindsly. Lindsly, a graduate...

Softball Struggles Through Bad Weather and Injuries

Sarah Orbuch, Staff Writer
April 26
Filed under Softball, SPORTS, Varsity Spring

The spring sports season has proven to be a battle with Mother Nature, as there have been many rainy and cold days that have forced teams to reschedule or cancel their games. Just this week, the softball team was forced to reschedule a conference match from Wednesday to this weekend. Despite all of the...

Despite Injuries, Softball Looks Forward to Conference Play

April 5
Filed under Softball, SPORTS, Varsity Spring

On Tuesday, April 2 the softball team traveled to Granville, OH, to take on the Big Red of Denison University. The Yeowomen fell short of victory in both games of their double header, losing 5–2 and 4–1. Coach Mimi Mahon unfortunately only had nine of her 12 players available to battle the strong...

New Staff Brings Positive Attitude to Softball Season

February 8
Filed under Softball, SPORTS, Varsity Spring

The Oberlin College softball team ended the 2012 season with a 14–26 record, the most recorded wins in a season to date. While Head Coach Mimi Mahon was excited about the historic season, she knows there is still a lot of work to be done. “We lost our catcher, Kristen Dix, to graduation last spring...

In the Locker Room with Katie Baldonieri, Kristine Kuchta, and Kristen Dix

James Kriz, Staff Writer
May 4
Filed under In the Locker Room, Softball, SPORTS, Varsity Spring

What was the best moment during your senior seasons? Kristen Dix: Beating Wittenberg [University]. We knocked them out of contention for the [NCAC] tourney on their Senior Day. Kristine Kuchta: Yeah, they pretty much all cried. It was awesome. What changes have you experienced in the program since you...

Softball Gets Its Swag Back Against Wittenberg

Quinn Hull, Sports Editor
April 27
Filed under Softball, SPORTS, Varsity Spring

The women’s softball team has made history — again. On Wednesday evening in Springfield, Ohio, the Yeowomen notched two stunning victories against the Wittenberg University Tigers with scores of 4–10 and 6–9. They are the team’s third and fourth North Coast Athletic Conference wins of the...

Spring Update: Slew of Successes

Quinn Hull and Madeline O'Meara
April 6
Filed under Baseball, Lacrosse, Softball, SPORTS, Sports Editorials & Features, Tennis, Track and Field, Varsity Spring

Women’s Lacrosse The Yeowomen set the bar high as they began their spring season with the best start in program history, setting off an eight-game winning streak before losing to last year’s North Coast Athletic Conference champion, Denison University. First-year phenom Kate Hanick was named NCAC P...

Women’s Softball Balances Wins and Losses in First Spring Tournament

Samantha Dudzinski, Staff Writer
March 16
Filed under Softball, SPORTS, Varsity Spring

The Yeowomen started off their season with a four-game tournament at Centre College in Kentucky last weekend. The Yeowomen won two games against Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology, while losing two more against the home team Centre on Saturday and against Spalding University on Sunday. That 2–2 showing...

Softball Ends Season With Two Wins, Looks Forward to 2012

Alen Cisija, Staff Writer
May 6
Filed under Softball, SPORTS, Varsity Spring

Oberlin women’s softball finished its season in a marathon weekend that included four double headers on the road. The Yeowomen split decisions with the Kenyon College Lords, winning the first game 6–3 in an extra eighth inning but faltering 5–13 in their second bout. Against both the College of...

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