The Oberlin Review

The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly

Staff

February 11, 2011


Filed under SPORTS, Sports Editorials & Features

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 own in the win. •The next day, the teams defeated Notre Dame College and Ohio Wesleyan in the ...

With Sharp Shooting Skills, the Yeomen Continue Successful Season

Emily Perry, Staff Writer

December 11, 2009


Filed under Basketball, SPORTS, Varsity Winter

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 the 1991–92 season, in which Oberlin beat Earlham by 27 points, 83-56. This victory was not especially...

Machine Workout

Liv Combe, Sports Editor

December 11, 2009


Filed under SPORTS, Sports Editorials & Features

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 altogether. So I moved to the elliptical machine. This is the machine where you have both your...

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

Nick Rosano, Staff Writer

December 11, 2009


Filed under SPORTS, Swimming and Diving, Varsity Winter

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 on by record-breaking performances, placed in fourth out of a field of 10 with a total of 881.50...

Experience for Youth Key to Yeowomen’s Success

Dimitri Macris, Sports Editor

December 11, 2009


Filed under Basketball, SPORTS, Varsity Winter

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 Yeowomen were able to stay competitive throughout their matches. Through the first seven...

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

Hal Sundt, Staff Writer

December 11, 2009


Filed under SPORTS, Sports Editorials & Features

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 has had 10 mistresses throughout his marriage. We can continually stress the old adage that...

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