Established 1874.

The Oberlin Review

Men’s Soccer Disappoints in Home Contest

Hudson Kuras
October 12
Filed under Soccer, SPORTS, Varsity Fall

The men’s soccer team greeted Denison University on a cold and windy Wednesday night. Coming off of a disappointing loss to Kenyon, the Yeomen were eager to get the win. Just eight minutes into the game sophomore forward Dennis Kachintsev put a goal away with an assist by first-year forward John Ingham....

In the Locker Room with Andrew Wise and Aki Gormezano

Phoebe Hammer, Sports Editor
October 12
Filed under In the Locker Room, Soccer, SPORTS, Varsity Fall

Why did you decide to play soccer at Oberlin? Andrew Wise: I knew I wanted to play soccer, and I got an e-mail from the assistant coach. It was the first time I had ever heard of Oberlin. I visited and liked it better than University of Chicago, so I ended up here. Aki Gormezano: The coaches came...

Men’s Soccer Draws a Blank

Hudson Kuras
September 28
Filed under Soccer, SPORTS, Varsity Fall

Last Saturday the Yeomen soccer team earned an impressive 3–2 overtime win against North Coast Athletic Conference rival Wabash College. Senior forward Ed Vitoria and first-year forward John Ingham scored in the 43rd and 67th minutes respectively. Senior midfielder Matt Capozzi scored the overtime...

Yeomen Undefeated in NCAC

Molly Bloom, Staff Writer
September 28
Filed under Soccer, SPORTS, Varsity Fall

The men’s soccer team earned its second conference victory of the season Saturday against the Wittenberg Tigers with a solid 2–0 win. The Yeomen worked hard from the starting whistle, creating opportunities for themselves early on. Senior Chris Campbell maintained possession under pressure and,...

Women’s Soccer Seeks to Improve

Nora Ryan
September 12
Filed under Soccer, SPORTS, Varsity Fall

On Sept. 17, the Yeowomen lost in a closely contested game to Defiance College. Despite the 3–1 loss, Head Coach Kristen Hayden is encouraged by the improvement she has witnessed in the past two games. “We had better possession of the ball throughout the games. We’ve created better scoring chances...

Senior Day Emotions Propel Yeowomen to Victory

Alen Cisija
October 14
Filed under Soccer, SPORTS, Varsity Fall

On a rare picture-perfect fall afternoon, the women’s soccer team came out to Fred Shults field fired up on Sunday, ready to battle the visiting Ladies of Kenyon College. It was certainly an emotional contest for the Yeowomen, who honored four seniors for their contributions just prior to kick...

Men’s Soccer Keeps Postseason Hopes Alive

Dylan Holmes
October 14
Filed under Soccer, SPORTS, Varsity Fall

After a string of disappointing performances in conference play, the men’s soccer team ended the week on a high note, regaining control of its postseason destiny in the process. After a heartbreaking 1–0 loss to the Kenyon College Lords last Saturday, the Yeomen secured an important North Coast Athletic...

Women’s Soccer Drops Three Heartbreakers

Kirby Livingston
October 7
Filed under Soccer, SPORTS, Varsity Fall

The women’s soccer team continues to knock on the door of success, but just can’t seem to kick it in. The Yeowomen suffered three heartbreaking losses this week, starting with a 2–1 home defeat at the hands of the John Carroll University Blue Streaks, and ending with two tough road setbacks...

Men’s Soccer Struggles to Open NCAC Play

Ariel Lewis
October 7
Filed under Soccer, SPORTS, Varsity Fall

After building momentum with a string of great performances over the last few weeks, the men’s soccer team has stumbled out of the gate in conference play. The Yeomen dropped two tough North Coast Athletic Conference contests, first to the Wittenberg University Tigers on Saturday and then to the powerhouse...

Yeomen Almost Notch Historic Win

James Blankenship, Editor-in-Chief
September 30
Filed under Soccer, SPORTS, Varsity Fall

The men’s soccer team nearly toppled the undefeated Notre Dame College Falcons on Wednesday, Sept. 28, forcing overtime in arguably one of the greatest games to ever grace Fred Shults field. The 2010 NAIA National Finalists, Notre Dame came out of the gates sloppy, underestimating an Oberlin squad...

Women’s Soccer Dominates Away Game

Alen Cisija
September 30
Filed under Soccer, SPORTS, Varsity Fall

While most of Oberlin was sound asleep at 6 a.m. last Sunday morning, the women’s soccer team was on a business trip. The Yeowomen rose at the crack of dawn to travel to Franklin, IN, to face the Grizzlies of Franklin College. A five-and-a-half hour ride, a rainy day and the Grizzlies’ stingy defense...

Women’s Soccer Falls Just Short against Brockport

James Kriz, Staff Writer
September 23
Filed under Soccer, SPORTS, Varsity Fall

The women’s soccer team arrived ready for a tough matchup at Fred Shults Field this past Saturday, Sept. 17. SUNY Brockport entered the contest with an impressive 3–1–1 record, providing an important test for the young and talented Yeowomen squad. On a rare day of peaceful weather in Northeast...

Established 1874.
Soccer