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The Oberlin Review

Men’s Ultimate Sets Sights on Nationals with Young Talent

Nate Levinson and Sarah Orbuch, Sports Editors

March 7, 2014


Filed under Club & Intramural Sports, SPORTS

The Flying Horsecows men’s Ultimate Frisbee team is preparing for its spring season after a fifth place finish at its Cat Fight tournament at the University of Kentucky in February. With a number of tournaments scheduled for this March, the team will look to ready itself for a run at the national tournament. First-year...

Preying Manti Gear Up for New Season

Sarena Malsin

February 28, 2014


Filed under Club & Intramural Sports, SPORTS

The Preying Manti women’s Ultimate frisbee team are split into two teams this spring, but both teams are tirelessly preparing for their first tournament, the Music City Mash–Up in Nashville, TN, on March 8-9, with weekly lifting and track practices. The A and B teams saw mixed success last year,...

Ice Hockey Looks for Inclusive, Competitive Direction

Sarah Kahl

December 13, 2013


Filed under Club & Intramural Sports, SPORTS

Last Saturday, Oberlin’s club ice hockey team, the Plague, played against a local hockey team, the Stampede, on the North Park Ice Rink. Although well-matched, the Stampede came out on top in the end. Oberlin led in the early going, before giving up the lead in the middle of the game. “They just ke...

In the Locker Room with Tom Reid

In the Locker Room with Tom Reid

Nate Levinson, Sports Editor

November 8, 2013


Filed under Club & Intramural Sports, In the Locker Room, Recent Stories, SPORTS

This week the Review sat down with Bowling I and II teacher, Tom Reid, to discuss Reid’s long tenure at Oberlin, how he started bowling and what you need to do to take his class next semester. When did you start bowling? Tom Reid: I started bowling fall of 1973. I was 15. My church formed a bowli...

Rhinos Look Forward to Homecoming Weekend Match

Tyler Sloan

October 4, 2013


Filed under Club & Intramural Sports, SPORTS

Oberlin College’s women and trans*-Inclusive rugby team looks to improve its record this season after losing 12 of its seniors last spring. The Rhinos are coming off of a 54–19 loss last weekend to the University of Findlay, but that has not discouraged the team. The first half of the game proved...

Preying Manti Set Out on the Road to Nationals

Nate Levinson, Sports Editor

October 4, 2013


Filed under Club & Intramural Sports, SPORTS

The Oberlin Preying Manti placed second in the Wootown Throwdown tournament in Wooster, Ohio last weekend. The team won all four of their games on the first day of play and one out of their final three on the second, including a win against The College of Wooster in pool play. The team defeated The...

In the Locker Room with Alex Kapiamba, Quinn Schiller, Ally Fulton and Rosie Black

Sarah Kahl, Staff Writer

October 4, 2013


Filed under Club & Intramural Sports, SPORTS

What drew you to Ultimate at Oberlin? Ally Fulton: I played before for four years, so it felt natural joining. The people were awesome too. Alex Kapiamba: Literally the same thing, I wanted to continue in college, and it’s one of the best decisions I’ve made. Quinn Schiller: I did not pla...

Horsecows Prepare for Kenyon

Tyler Sloan

September 27, 2013


Filed under Club & Intramural Sports, SPORTS

Men’s Ultimate Frisbee had a successful start to its season, with its two squads finishing in ninth and 15th place, respectively, out of 28 teams, at the Theodor Seuss Geisel Memorial Ultimate Tournament hosted by SUNY Buffalo's team, Green Eggs and Ham, last weekend. The young squad, divided into...

In the Locker Room with Andrew Follmann and Matthew Kendrick

Nate Levinson, Sports Editor

September 13, 2013


Filed under Club & Intramural Sports, SPORTS

You are starting this season in a new league.  What opportunities do you think that will bring? Matt Kendrick: Starting [in] this new league [the Small Universities League of Ohio], I feel like we have a good chance to get into the playoffs. We also have a ton of first-years. This year reminds me...

Find the Fall Fitness Course That’s Right for You

Tyler Sloan

September 6, 2013


Filed under Club & Intramural Sports, SPORTS

ATHL 100 Fitness for Life Instructor: Jason Hudson, Head Track & Field Coach Coach Hudson will be offering Fitness for Life this fall for the ninth consecutive year in his 12-year tenure at Oberlin College. The primary goal of this class is to raise an overall awareness of what fitness entails....

Preying Manti Headed to Nationals

Jacob Zuckerman

May 10, 2013


Filed under Club & Intramural Sports, SPORTS

The Preying Manti secured their seed in the Women’s Ultimate Frisbee NCAA Championships last weekend after a 10­–8 victory over Swarthmore College.  It’s the team’s first trip to Nationals since 2008, and the Manti currently maintain a tentative seventh seed, pending official seeding methods. “We...

Rhinos Defeat Hiram

Sarah Kahl

May 3, 2013


Filed under Club & Intramural Sports, SPORTS

The Rhinos, Oberlin's female rugby team, had an impressive win against Hiram College this week. They scored five tries and two kicks for a total of 29 points against Hiram, who scored 22. "We played really well," said senior captain Katie Lemoine, who also mentioned how all eight Rhinos scored a point....

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