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Volleyball Takes Set from Top-Seeded Tigers

Volleyball Takes Set from Top-Seeded Tigers

Sydney Allen, Production Editor
November 11
Filed under Recent Stories, SPORTS, Varsity Fall, Volleyball

Despite taking the third set from the top-seeded Wittenberg University Tigers 25–22, the Yeowomen dropped the match 3–1 in the first round of the North Coast Athletic Conference Tournament. Putting up a valiant fight against the No. 7 Tigers was encouraging for the Yeowomen, who finished their season...

Yeowomen Face Fierce Competition in California

Yeowomen Face Fierce Competition in California

Julie Schreiber
October 28
Filed under Recent Stories, SPORTS, Varsity Fall, Volleyball

The women’s volleyball team took to Southern California over fall break to battle Chapman University, Pomona-Pitzer and Occidental College. For a team used to weathering the seasons in one of the coldest regions in the U.S., the chance to spend a week at the beach while facing fresh, non-conference...

Crucial Conference Matches Await Yeowomen

Julie Schreiber
September 30
Filed under SPORTS, Varsity Fall, Volleyball

The Yeowomen wrapped up Homecoming weekend with Senior Day festivities at home last Friday night, but the celebrations stopped there. The team, which is currently on a four-game losing streak, fell in a close match to North Coast Athletic Conference rival Kenyon College, 3–2, on its home court in Philips...

Yeowomen Muster Quick Turnaround in Pittsburgh Play

Yeowomen Muster Quick Turnaround in Pittsburgh Play

Sloane Garelick
September 9
Filed under SPORTS, Varsity Fall, Volleyball

This past weekend, the women’s volleyball team travelled to Pittsburgh to play a total of four games over the course of two days. The Yeowomen split the weekend series recording two wins and two losses. The first loss was a close match against the Washington & Jefferson Presidents on Friday...

Yeowomen Fail to Snag NCAC Title

Yeowomen Fail to Snag NCAC Title

Jack Brewster
November 13
Filed under SPORTS, Varsity Fall, Volleyball

The volleyball team fell short this weekend in its effort to capture a North Coast Athletic Conference tournament title. Oberlin matched up against the Ohio Wesleyan University Battling Bishops in the first round of the playoffs. Ohio Wesleyan spent little time reminding their opponents of why they...

Terriers Defeat Yeowomen in Three Sets

Terriers Defeat Yeowomen in Three Sets

Sam Kreisberg
October 2
Filed under Varsity Fall, Volleyball

Riding high off of recent victories, the Yeowomen’s volleyball team took to the court to face the Hiram College Terriers this past Wednesday but were unable to extend their four-game winning streak. They were defeated in three straight sets: 25–18, 25–21 and 25–22. This marked the first loss...

Oberlin Falls to Michigan-Dearborn

Oberlin Falls to Michigan-Dearborn

Darren Zaslau
September 4
Filed under Recent Stories, SPORTS, Varsity Fall, Volleyball

The University of Michigan-Dearborn overpowered Oberlin at the net on Tuesday as their 9.5 blocks bested the Yeowomen’s four to defeat them in their season-opening match. The Yeowomen fell 26–24 in the first set before winning their lone set of the match 28–26 in the sec­ond. But UMB swept...

Volleyball Takes 6th Place at NCAC Tournament

Volleyball Takes 6th Place at NCAC Tournament

Sarena Malsin, Staff Writer
November 14
Filed under Recent Stories, SPORTS, Varsity Fall, Volleyball

The volleyball team concluded its playoff run and 2014 season at the North Coast Athletic Conference tournament with an overall record of 13–19 last Saturday. The Yeowomen clinched one of seven spots in the tournament early last week and proceeded to take sixth place, falling to the Denison University Bi...

Volleyball Qualifies for NCACs with Hot Streak

Volleyball Qualifies for NCACs with Hot Streak

Jackie McDermott
October 31
Filed under SPORTS, Varsity Fall, Volleyball

The volleyball team defeated the College of Wooster Fighting Scots 3–0 on Saturday, exacting revenge on a Scots team that handed it a 3–1 defeat earlier this season. The win earned the Yeowomen a bid to the North Coast Athletic Conference Championships, which will be played from Nov. 7–9. On We...

Volleyball Falls in Straight Sets, Moves to 6–14

Nate Levinson and Tyler Sloan
October 10
Filed under SPORTS, Varsity Fall, Volleyball

The women’s volleyball team fell in consecutive sets to the Denison University Big Red on Wednesday, snapping its two-game winning streak and pushing its record to 6–14. Fresh off of hard-fought wins against the Penn St.-Behrend Lions and the La Roche College Redhawks, the Yeowomen were unable to con...

Scott Stands Out Among Volleyball First-Years

Scott Stands Out Among Volleyball First-Years

Tyler Sloan, Sports Editor
October 3
Filed under SPORTS, Varsity Fall, Volleyball

The women’s volleyball team is already well into its season with a 4–13 record heading into its fourth North Coast Athletic Conference game against the Denison University Big Red on Wednesday, Oct. 8 at home. Before the Yeowomen will have an opportunity to contend with the Big Red, they will tra...

Volleyball Drops Games to DePauw, Manchester

Volleyball Drops Games to DePauw, Manchester

Harrison Wollman
September 26
Filed under SPORTS, Varsity Fall, Volleyball

The volleyball team dropped two games on Saturday, falling to the nationally ranked DePauw University Tigers and Manchester University Spartans, pushing its record to 4–10. In the morning contest, the 19th-ranked Tigers proved too tough for the Yeowomen, as they completed a three-game sweep by the score...

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