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Yeowomen Take Fifth in Conference Finale

Yeowomen Take Fifth in Conference Finale

James Cato
February 17
Filed under SPORTS, Swimming and Diving, Varsity Sports, Varsity Winter

The swimming and diving teams shattered 20 personal records and two school records at the North Coast Athletic Conference Championships Feb. 8–11 at Denison University. Despite being low in numbers, the women captured fifth place overall while the men clinched eighth. “I think that everyone re...

In The Locker Room Michael Lin and Devyn Malouf

In The Locker Room Michael Lin and Devyn Malouf

Jackie McDermott, Sports Editor
December 9
Filed under In the Locker Room, SPORTS, Swimming and Diving

This week, the Review sat down with first-year swimming and diving team members Devyn Malouf and Michael Lin to discuss their transition to college athletics, team camaraderie and personal improvements they have made throughout the season. In just a few months of college swimming, Malouf and Lin have...

Prangley Smashes Pool Record at Wittenberg Meet

Prangley Smashes Pool Record at Wittenberg Meet

Alexis Dill
December 2
Filed under SPORTS, Swimming and Diving, Varsity Winter

The swimming and diving teams battled the Wittenberg University Tigers in Springfield, Ohio, on Saturday, Nov. 19 but both the men’s and women’s teams came up short in a key North Coast Athletic Conference meet. The Yeowomen dropped a thrilling matchup 107–116 while the Yeomen fell 125–90. Despite...

Yeowomen Beat Bears, Lin Notches Top-10 Finish

Yeowomen Beat Bears, Lin Notches Top-10 Finish

Alex McNicoll
November 18
Filed under Recent Stories, SPORTS, Swimming and Diving, Varsity Winter

In a milestone day for several Oberlin swimmers and divers at Ohio Northern University last Saturday, the Yeowomen defeated the Polar Bears 130–100, while the Yeomen fell 149–77. Despite splitting the meet, Head Coach Andrew Brabson said he was encouraged by the progression he saw from both the men...

Rookies Crucial for First Home Win Over Hiram

Rookies Crucial for First Home Win Over Hiram

Julie Schreiber
November 4
Filed under SPORTS, Swimming and Diving, Varsity Winter

The swimming and diving teams competed against The College of Wooster for their second conference matchup of the season last Saturday, but the Halloween weekend meet resulted in both squads falling short to the Fighting Scots. The Yeowomen lost 164–115 while the Yeomen fell 157–115. Head Coach...

In The Locker Room with Swimming & Diving Captains

In The Locker Room with Swimming & Diving Captains

Darren Zaslau, Sports Editor
October 28
Filed under In the Locker Room, Swimming and Diving

This week, the Review sat down with women’s swimming and diving team captains Nora Cooper and Kathleen Falk to discuss the importance of veteran leadership, offseason training and favorite memories. This interview has been edited for length and clarity. Q: What are your team goals for this ...

Oberlin Hangs Tough at Conference Meet

Oberlin Hangs Tough at Conference Meet

Scott Rivlin
February 19
Filed under SPORTS, Swimming and Diving, Varsity Winter

The men’s and women’s swimming and diving teams concluded their season this past weekend with a grueling four-day test of their training in the form of the North Coast Athletic Conference Championships in Granville, Ohio. After pushing his team’s physical limits all sea­son, Head Coach Andrew...

Player of the Week: David Bright

Player of the Week: David Bright

Randy Ollie, Sports Editor
December 11
Filed under SPORTS, Swimming and Diving, Varsity Winter

First-year David Bright had an impressive weekend swimming for the Yeomen, who traveled to Fredonia, NY, for the Fredonia Blue Devil Invitational. Bright registered the second-fastest time in Oberlin school history in the men’s 100-yard breaststroke on the second day of aquatic competition, clocking...

Yeowomen Win Big at Allegheny

Yeowomen Win Big at Allegheny

Sarena Malsin, Sports Editor
December 4
Filed under SPORTS, Swimming and Diving, Varsity Winter

After recovering from a strenuous double-dual meet at Allegheny College against the Allegheny College Gators and the Malone University Pioneers on Nov. 21, the swimming and diving team is ready for its three-day invitational in Fredonia this weekend. The Yeowomen returned home from Meadville, PA,...

Oberlin Unable to Make a Splash in Home Meet

Oberlin Unable to Make a Splash in Home Meet

Randy Ollie, Sports Editor
November 6
Filed under Recent Stories, SPORTS, Swimming and Diving, Varsity Winter

The swimming and diving teams were defeated by The College of Wooster Saturday in their first home dual-meet of the season. The Yeowomen saw early success at the home opener, with the team of seniors Lauren Wong and Deirdre Haren and juniors Maddie Prang­ley and Nora Cooper defeating the Fighting...

Player of the Week: Maddie Prangley

Player of the Week: Maddie Prangley

Sarena Malsin, Sports Editor
November 6
Filed under SPORTS, Swimming and Diving, Varsity Winter

Collegeswimming.com named junior Maddie Prangley the North Coast Athletic Conference Swimmer of the Week last week. Prangley earned this honor following two standout performances last weekend against the Hiram College Terriers and The College of Wooster Fighting Scots. She dominated her Hiram competi...

Women’s Swimming and Diving Breaks Oberlin Records in Season Closer

Women’s Swimming and Diving Breaks Oberlin Records in Season Closer

Harrison Wollman, Staff Writer
February 20
Filed under SPORTS, Swimming and Diving, Varsity Winter

The North Coast Athletic Conference four-day championship meet proved historic for the women’s swimming and diving team when it broke Oberlin records with a fourth-place finish and a final tally of 913 points. The relay team of junior Samma Regan and sophomores Vera Hutchison, Nora Cooper and Maddie Pr...

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