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Softball Ends 2017 Run, Splits Hiram Doubleheader

Softball Ends 2017 Run, Splits Hiram Doubleheader

Sam Harris
April 28, 2017
Filed under Softball, SPORTS, Varsity Spring

The softball team concluded their season Tuesday evening with a split against North Coast Athletic Conference rival, the Hiram College Terriers. Although the Yeowomen failed to make the NCAC Tournament, they saw improvements across the board in offensive and defensive categories — and most importantly...

In The Locker Room with Softball

In The Locker Room with Softball

Jackie McDermott, Sports Editor
April 7, 2017
Filed under In the Locker Room, Softball, SPORTS, Varsity Spring

This week, the Review sat down with sophomore center fielder Emma Downing and senior pitcher Tori Poplaski to discuss the recent success of the softball team. The team broke the record for wins on spring break, earning six victories over the course of the week. After dropping their first two conferen...

Yeowomen Show New Promise in Opening Games

Yeowomen Show New Promise in Opening Games

Alex McNicoll, Contributing Sports Editor
March 31, 2017
Filed under Recent Stories, Softball, SPORTS, Varsity Spring

Thriving in the sunshine state, softball set a program record for spring break wins, going 6–6 in a week of non-conference games. The Yeowomen then returned from Florida for their home opener, splitting a doubleheader with the Wilmington College Fighting Quakers. Oberlin won game one 6–2 before dropping...

Intramurals Require Ambition, Accessibility

Intramurals Require Ambition, Accessibility

Sarena Malsin, Sports Editor
March 4, 2016
Filed under SPORTS, Sports Editorials & Features

Organized sports definitely have their allure. Beside the stress release of physical activity, you get the community of a team, the drive and mo­tivation of a coach and the adrenaline from an organized competition. However, this all comes at the cost of pressure, extensive time commit­ment and often...

In the Locker Room with Ariana Enzerink and Tori Poplaski

In the Locker Room with Ariana Enzerink and Tori Poplaski

Sarena Malsin, Sports editor
February 5, 2016
Filed under In the Locker Room, SPORTS

This week, the Review sat down with softball team junior captains Ariana Enzerink and Tori Poplaski, both new additions as of last year, to discuss adjusting to a new team, the importance of team chemistry and their goals for the season. What has been your favorite part of softball at Oberlin so...

In the Locker Room with Jenny Goldsmith and Katie Pieplow

In the Locker Room with Jenny Goldsmith and Katie Pieplow

Tyler Sloan, Sports Editor
February 20, 2015
Filed under In the Locker Room, SPORTS

This week, the Review sat down with softball seniors and co-captains Katie Pieplow and Jenny Goldsmith to discuss their upcoming season, a spring break trip to Florida and their expectations for their senior season. You have both been on the softball team since your first year at Oberlin. How have ...

Yeowomen Go 2–6 in Florida

Hannah Heinke-Green
April 4, 2014
Filed under Recent Stories, Softball, SPORTS, Varsity Spring

The softball team headed to Clermont, FL, over spring break, where the team played eight games, winning only two of them. The Yeowomen began the trip with a 1–5 loss to Elmhurst College and a 4–7 loss to Rutgers University-Camden. Sophomore Jenny Hill and junior Jenny Goldsmith both went 2–3...

In the Locker Room With Melanie Budney, Kelsey Steiner, Emily King and Richelle Romanchik

In the Locker Room With Melanie Budney, Kelsey Steiner, Emily King and Richelle Romanchik

Sarah Orbuch, Sports Editor
April 4, 2014
Filed under In the Locker Room, Recent Stories, SPORTS

This week, the Review sat down with senior softball teammembers Melanie Budney, Kelsey Steiner, Emily King and Richelle Romanchik to discuss water fights, crushing Kenyon College and a 10th inning walk-off spring break victory. How was your annual spring break trip to Florida?  Kesley Steiner: Break ...

Seasoned Squad Splits Season Opener

Seasoned Squad Splits Season Opener

Taylor Swift
March 7, 2014
Filed under Softball, SPORTS, Varsity Spring

The women’s softball team brought home its first win, splitting against the Maryville College Scots last Saturday. The Yeowomen sealed the first game 2–4, but fell 9–6 to the Scots in the second game. In the first game, the Scots scored first, plating one in the first inning, but the Yeowomen...

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