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Ollie Leads Men’s Basketball into Winter Season

Ollie Leads Men’s Basketball into Winter Season

Bob Cornell
November 14, 2014
Filed under Basketball, SPORTS, Sports Editorials & Features, Varsity Winter

Expectations steadily rise for the men’s basketball team as a once-inexperienced core rapidly matures. The 2013–2014 season proved to be a period of both disappointment and growth for the Yeomen, as the team finished 7–19. Still, they gained valuable experience during the campaign that has left...

In the Locker Room with Christina Marquette and Lindsey Bernhardt

In the Locker Room with Christina Marquette and Lindsey Bernhardt

Tyler Sloan, Sports Editor
November 14, 2014
Filed under Basketball, In the Locker Room, SPORTS

This week, the Review sat down with women’s basketball players and housemates senior Christina Marquette and junior Lindsey Bernhardt to discuss their season kickoff, their hopes for the 2014–2015 season and spending Winter Term on campus. How has the preseason been going so far? Lindsey Bernha...

Yeomen Season Ends in Conference Tournament

Yeomen Season Ends in Conference Tournament

Michaela Puterbaugh
February 28, 2014
Filed under Basketball, Recent Stories, SPORTS, Varsity Winter

The men’s basketball team ended its season in the first round of the playoffs with a 89-56 loss against The College of Wooster Fighting Scots. The win advances the Scots to the next round of the North Coast Athletic Conference playoffs. The season ending loss was the Yeomen’s third consecutive...

Yeowomen Upended by Bishops in Season Finale

Yeowomen Upended by Bishops in Season Finale

Grace Barlow
February 28, 2014
Filed under Basketball, SPORTS, Varsity Winter

In the coming months, Philips gym will be a lot quieter without the noise of cheering basketball fans. The Yeowomen ended their season Tuesday night after a tough fight against Ohio Wesleyan University in the first round of the North Coast Athletic Conference tournament. The loss to OWU came after two...

Yeomen Defeat Hiram for Spot at NCAC’s

Yeomen Defeat Hiram for Spot at NCAC’s

Tyler Sloan, Staff Writer
February 21, 2014
Filed under Basketball, Recent Stories, SPORTS, Varsity Winter

 The men’s basketball team defeated Hiram College in a stirring turnaround of events, breaking their three–game losing streak last weekend. The Yeomen, now 7–16 overall, secured the final spot in the North Coast Athletic Conference tournament with a decisive victory over the Terriers with a score...

Yeowomen Ready for Conference Tournament

Sarena Malsin
February 21, 2014
Filed under Basketball, SPORTS, Uncategorized, Varsity Winter

After a strenuous first half, the women’s basketball team achieved a satisfying 58–45 victory against Hiram College on Saturday afternoon. “Both teams started out slow,” said sophomore Katie Lucaites, “But by the second half we were definitely capitalizing on Hiram’s sluggishness.” Th...

Men’s Basketball Come Up Just Short to Tigers

Men’s Basketball Come Up Just Short to Tigers

Tyler Sloan, Staff Writer
February 14, 2014
Filed under Basketball, Recent Stories, SPORTS, Uncategorized, Varsity Winter

After a hard-fought battle against the Wittenberg University Tigers, the men’s basketball team came up short in a 63–70 loss on Saturday, Feb. 8. The Yeomen kept the game exciting and at times closed the gap to just three points, but in the end they could not shut down the Tigers’ offensive momentum. Wittenberg,...

In the Locker Room With Matthew Walker and Randy Ollie

In the Locker Room With Matthew Walker and Randy Ollie

Nate Levinson, Sports Editor
February 14, 2014
Filed under Basketball, In the Locker Room, SPORTS

This week the Review sat down with sophomore men’s basketball players Matthew Walker and Randy Ollie to discuss the challenges of playing on the road, the first time they dunked and the  NBA players they try to emulate. How has the season gone thus far? Matthew Walker: For what our expectatio...

Men’s Basketball Hopes to Finish Season Strong

Men’s Basketball Hopes to Finish Season Strong

Lillian Jahan
February 7, 2014
Filed under Basketball, SPORTS, Varsity Winter

Over Winter Term, the men’s basketball team picked up three wins, two of which came against conference foes, the Allegheny College gators, and most recently over the DePauw University Tigers, who entered Saturday’s game ranked 23rd in the nation. Breaking into the spring semester with a 6 – 13...

Yeowomen Remain Confident Despite Injuries

Michaela Puterbaugh
February 7, 2014
Filed under Basketball, SPORTS

The women’s basketball team had one of their best games of the season last Saturday as they maintained a close game with the number one ranked team in Division III, the DePauw University Tigers. Though they fell 67–62, the Yeowomen fought hard the entire game and trailed by only three points late...

Yeomen Win in Blowout Against Wabash Little Giants

January 15, 2014
Filed under Basketball, Recent Stories, SPORTS, Varsity Winter

After losing four straight conference games, the Oberlin men’s basketball team finally eked out a win in its fifth conference match against the Wabash College Little Giants on Saturday, Dec. 7. The 79–62 home victory sparked new hope for the Yeomen, who are currently 3–7 overall and 1–4 in con...

Yeomen Win in Blowout Against Wabash Little Giants

Yeomen Win in Blowout Against Wabash Little Giants

Tyler Sloan, Staff Writer
December 13, 2013
Filed under Basketball, SPORTS, Varsity Winter

After losing four straight conference games, the Oberlin men’s basketball team finally eked out a win in its fifth conference match against the Wabash College Little Giants on Saturday, Dec. 7. The 79–62 home victory sparked new hope for the Yeomen, who are currently 3–7 overall and 1–4 in con...

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