The Oberlin Review

NFL Owners’ Greed, Hypocrisy Clouds Their Finest Hour

Chris Landers, Sports Editor February 11, 2011

As the confetti streamed down onto the victorious Green Bay Packers at the end of Super Bowl XLV, the National Football League and its fans should have been rejoicing. The Packers and the Pittsburgh Steelers...

Individual Performances, Team Effort Guiding Track and Field So Far

Chris Landers, Sports Editor February 11, 2011

Both the men and women’s track and field teams started off strong in the first team-scored event of the 2011 campaign. The season kicked off with the North Coast Athletic Conference Relay Meet on Jan....

In The Locker Room: Ben Puterbaugh

The Review recently sat down with senior slugger Ben Puterbaugh to discuss striking out his teammates, Manny being Manny, and pre-game urination rituals.
James Blankenship, Sports Editor February 11, 2011

You're on pace to become the most successful baseball player in Oberlin's history. Do you ever think about that? Not really. I think I've just been lucky to have the opportunity to play all four years...

Super Blown: The Super Halftime Show Disappoints Yet Again

James Blankenship, Sports Editor February 11, 2011

Every time the overhyped monstrosity that is Super Bowl week graces us with its presence, a nation is left wondering, “Can this halftime show really be worse than last year’s?” In the last five years,...

The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly

The Review’s take on everything you missed on the track, in the pool and on the court over Winter Term.
Staff February 11, 2011

The Good •The swimming and diving teams were both victorious in a meet against John Carroll University on Jan. 21. Six different Yeowomen won events, while the Yeomen took home seven events of their...

With Sharp Shooting Skills, the Yeomen Continue Successful Season

Emily Perry, Staff Writer December 11, 2009

The men’s basketball team is going to have an outstanding 2009–10 season. In the game on Tuesday night against Kalamazoo College, the team won by a 20-point margin – the largest differential since...

Machine Workout

Liv Combe, Sports Editor December 11, 2009

Needing a break from running along the same three routes in Oberlin, I’ve recently taken to working out in the gym. I tried the treadmill a few times, and then decided that I wanted a respite from running...

At Wooster Invitational, Swim Team Earns Superb Results and Breaks Records

Nick Rosano, Staff Writer December 11, 2009

The Oberlin swim teams contin- ued their strong start to the season, exceeding the teams’ expectations by swimming to respectable finishes at the Wooster Invitational from Dec. 3-5. The Yeowomen, spurred...

Experience for Youth Key to Yeowomen’s Success

Dimitri Macris, Sports Editor December 11, 2009

The women’s basketball team has been busy in the past week with games against Carnegie Mellon, Earlham and Case Western Reserve. The team posted a record of 1-2 in those three games. Despite this record,...

The Fall of Yet Another Sports Icon: The Tiger Woods Saga

Hal Sundt, Staff Writer December 11, 2009

At 2:25 a.m. on Nov. 27, Tiger Woods crashed into a fire hydrant. Allegations followed that the face of the PGA was driving drunk, that there was domestic violence within the Woods household and that Woods...

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