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The Oberlin Review

Yeowomen Set New Precedent, Runners-Up at NCACs

Phoebe Hammer, Staff Writer
May 4
Filed under SPORTS, Tennis, Varsity Spring

Last weekend, for the first time in recent history, the women’s tennis team competed in the North Coast Athletic Conference championships. Although it lost 1–5 to the eight-ranked team in the nation, DePauw University, the Yeowomen put together one of the best seasons in program history and still...

Yeo-Racqueteers End Season on High

Kate Hanick, Staff Writer
May 4
Filed under SPORTS, Tennis, Varsity Spring

Following a tough 1–5 loss to Allegheny College, the men’s tennis team pulled off an impressive 5–4 win against Ohio Wesleyan University on Sunday, April 29, at the North Coast Athletic Conference Championship tournament in Gambier, OH. The win, which concluded the Yeomen’s season, earned them...

Women’s Tennis Shows No Signs of Slowing

Kirby Livingston and Molly Bloom
April 20
Filed under SPORTS, Tennis, Varsity Spring

The women's tennis squad is nearly finished with its best regular season since 2007. The team’s 16–5 overall record is highlighted by an ongoing 11-game winning streak, which continued on Tuesday in an 8–1 win against conference rival Kenyon College. But the streak’s high point came two days...

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...

Despite this Week’s Losses, Women’s Tennis Maintains Winning Record

Phoebe Hammer, Staff Writer
March 9
Filed under SPORTS, Tennis, Varsity Spring

This week the women’s tennis team fell 5–4 in a close match against their regional rivals from Cleveland, 14th-ranked Case Western Reserve University. Tensions were high for the Yeowomen, ranked 19th in the region, who almost eked out the win. As per usual, senior Ariel Lewis put up one of the...

In the Locker Room: Ariel Lewis

Madeline O'Meara, Sports Editor
March 2
Filed under In the Locker Room, SPORTS, Tennis, Varsity Spring

Lewis, the senior matriarch of Yeowomen tennis, has started her final season emphatically by winning four of her first five contests. She sits down with the Review to share a little of her strategic wisdom, as well as her affinity for sweet chili sauce.   What made you decide to play te...

Yeomen Build Momentum with Dismantling of Mount Union

James Kriz
March 2
Filed under SPORTS, Tennis, Varsity Spring

The men’s tennis team gave the University of Mount Union a reality check on Feb. 29 in Alliance, Ohio, earning a decisive 2–7 victory in the match. The Yeomen entered the contest with a 3–4 record, while Mount Union was riding a three-win hot streak. This hot streak seemed like a distant memory...

In the Locker Room with Sam Towne and Joe Leffler

Madeline O'Meara, Sports Editor
February 24
Filed under In the Locker Room, SPORTS, Tennis, Varsity Spring

How did you decide to play tennis at Oberlin? ST: For me, my high school didn’t have a tennis team, so I had never really played competitively, but I took lessons and always enjoyed playing and enjoyed watching it… and I thought, “So I’m at a D-III school, and maybe I have a chance of maki...

Lewis Leads Streak in Women’s Tennis

Lewis Leads Streak in Women’s Tennis

Phoebe Hammer, Staff Writer
February 24
Filed under SPORTS, Tennis, Varsity Spring

The women's tennis team left its home court with an 8–1 victory over Otterbein University this Saturday, adding another win to its now 4–1 record. “[Otterbein] is a solid team,” said sophomore Brenna Sheldon. “They are the kind of team that, in the past, if we had made mistakes, they woul...

Women’s Tennis Racks up Points in Season Opener

Shahab Raza
February 17
Filed under SPORTS, Tennis, Varsity Spring

Perhaps the most impressive part of the display put on by the women’s tennis team last Saturday at John W. Heisman Fieldhouse was how incredibly routine it was. The Yeowomen came out in their double-header with an unassuming nonchalance, losing only one of nine matches against Baldwin-Wallace College...

Ace! Yeomen Squash Malone in Season Opener

Phoebe Hammer
February 17
Filed under SPORTS, Tennis, Varsity Spring

Last weekend, the men’s tennis team’s offseason training finally paid off when they left the court with a 7–2 win at home against Malone University in their first match of the season. “Even with our small size, we have a good mix of classes and I think everyone really stepped up this weekend,”...

Yeomen and Yeowomen Alike Receive Conference Accolades

John Crittenden, Staff Writer
May 13
Filed under Baseball, Lacrosse, SPORTS, Sports Editorials & Features, Tennis, Track and Field, Varsity Spring

With spring sports at a close, the North Coast Athletic Conference recently honored numerous Yeomen and Yeowomen for their exemplary play. In women's tennis, junior Ariel Lewis received her third consecutive All-NCAC First Team selection. Lewis, who notched her 100th career win midway through the ...

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