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Yeowomen Battle Past Gators in Conference Semis

Yeowomen Battle Past Gators in Conference Semis

James Cato
May 5, 2017
Filed under Lacrosse, Recent Stories, SPORTS, Varsity Spring

Hosting their first playoff game since a playoff reformatting in 2003, the Yewomen defeated the Allegheny College Gators 13–8 in the NCAC semifinals Wednesday. With the win, Oberlin punched a ticket to its second conference championship in three years, where they will face the No. 1 seeded Denison...

Yeomen Record First Conference Win

Yeomen Record First Conference Win

Sydney Allen, Production editor
April 21, 2017
Filed under Lacrosse, Recent Stories, SPORTS, Varsity Spring

Men’s lacrosse broke its five-game North Coast Athletic Conference losing streak, defeating the Wabash College Little Giants 19–7 Saturday. Riding the momentum, the Yeomen downed the Hiram College Terriers 29–1 Tuesday to improve their record to 6–8 overall and 2–5 in North Coast Athletic Conf...

See You Later, Gators: Lax Wins 14–3

See You Later, Gators: Lax Wins 14–3

Alex McNicoll, Contributing Sports editor
April 14, 2017
Filed under Lacrosse, Recent Stories, SPORTS, Varsity Spring

Despite a hot start bolstered by a crowd of boisterous fans, the women’s lacrosse team suffered its first loss of the season 15–12 against the Denison University Big Red in a tense back-and-forth contest last Saturday. Oberlin quickly bounced back though, securing a 14–3 win against the Allegheny...

Yeomen Gear Up for Final NCAC Games

Yeomen Gear Up for Final NCAC Games

Sydney Allen, Production Editor
April 7, 2017
Filed under Lacrosse, SPORTS, Varsity Sports, Varsity Spring

The Yeomen are fighting tooth and nail for a winning season as they edge closer to their final games with an overall 4–6 season and 0–3 conference record. Most recently, The College of Wooster Fighting Scots set the team back with a 13–8 loss last Saturday. “The Wooster game was an example...

Women’s Lacrosse Remains Undefeated

Women’s Lacrosse Remains Undefeated

Julie Schreiber, Staff Writer
March 31, 2017
Filed under Lacrosse, Recent Stories, SPORTS, Varsity Sports, Varsity Spring

After a month of competition, women’s lacrosse stands alone as the only undefeated team in the North Coast Athletic Conference. The squad is ranked first in conference standings, and its 7–0 record includes a resounding 16–5 win over The College of Wooster, Oberlin’s first win over the Fighting...

Women’s Lacrosse Dominates Openers

Women’s Lacrosse Dominates Openers

Sam Harris
March 10, 2017
Filed under Lacrosse, SPORTS, Varsity Spring

Women’s lacrosse continued its hot start to the 2017 season Saturday with a 22–2 win over the Kalamazoo College Hornets. Led by junior Natalie Rauchle, who scored five goals, 10 different Yeowomen tallied goals. The Yeowomen were also victorious yesterday, defeating the Otterbein University Cardinals 19–4 to impr...

In The Locker Room with Women’s Lacrosse

In The Locker Room with Women’s Lacrosse

Darren Zaslau, Sports Editor
March 3, 2017
Filed under In the Locker Room, Lacrosse, SPORTS, Varsity Sports, Varsity Spring

This week, the Review sat down with women’s lacrosse first-year midfielders Mia Battle and Eliza Amber to discuss their rookie season, offseason training and the eight-person senior class leadership. Last season, the Yeowomen finished 10–7 overall and 4­–4 in North Coast Athletic Conference c...

Dropping First Two Games, Yeomen Face Growing Pains

Dropping First Two Games, Yeomen Face Growing Pains

Alex McNicoll and James Cato
February 24, 2017
Filed under Lacrosse, SPORTS, Varsity Sports, Varsity Spring

The men’s lacrosse team suffered season opening defeats this weekend, dropping its first two games against the John Carroll University Blue Streaks and Baldwin Wallace University Yellow Jackets 19–6 and 18–5 respectively. After losing 10 seniors to graduation last year, seven of whom were starters,...

Fighting Scots Best Yeowomen

Fighting Scots Best Yeowomen

Harrison Wollman, Staff Writer
May 6, 2016
Filed under Lacrosse, SPORTS, Varsity Spring

The air was filled with tension as the women’s lacrosse team took the field against the College of Wooster Fighting Scots Saturday, as both teams had a North Coast Athletic Conference playoff bid at stake. In a back-and-forth contest that featured plenty of offensive output and some drama, the Fighting...

Yeowomen Aim High for NCAC

Yeowomen Aim High for NCAC

Julie Schreiber
April 22, 2016
Filed under Lacrosse, Recent Stories, SPORTS, Varsity Spring

The women’s lacrosse team is on a roll this week, securing two crucial conference wins: one at home Saturday against the Kenyon College Ladies and another Tuesday against the Hiram College Terriers. Saturday’s win against Kenyon was one for the books. Oberlin came out strong and finished the first...

Player Of The Week: Nick Lobley

Player Of The Week: Nick Lobley

April 22, 2016
Filed under Lacrosse, SPORTS, Varsity Spring

Senior attacker Nick Lobley cruises down Bailey Field. On Saturday, Lobley, his classmates and the rest of the squad celebrated senior day with a 20–6 win against the visiting Wabash College Little Giants. The Port Washington, NY, native had four goals and two assists in the Yeomen’s victory, marking...

Yeomen Fail to Complete Comeback

Matt Walker
April 15, 2016
Filed under Lacrosse, SPORTS, Varsity Spring

The men’s lacrosse team journeyed to Gambier, Ohio Wednesday for its annual rivalry matchup against the Ke­nyon College Lords. After Saturday’s loss to Denison Uni­versity — ranked fifth in the nation — the Yeomen were looking to get back into the win column against their conference foe. While...

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