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Cross Country Teams Open Season with Strong Performances

Cross Country Teams Open Season with Strong Performances

Julie Schrieber, Sports Editors

September 15, 2017


Filed under Cross Country, SPORTS, Varsity Fall, Varsity Sports

The men’s and women’s cross country teams competed in their second race of the season last Saturday at the annual Ohio Wesleyan University Invitational in Delaware, Ohio. Building off of their successes from the previous week’s competition at The College of Wooster Invitational, the Yeowomen and...

Halsten Heads to NCAA Championships

Halsten Heads to NCAA Championships

Sydney Allen, Production Editor

November 18, 2016


Filed under Cross Country, SPORTS, Varsity Fall

After recording a ninth-place finish at the Great Lakes Regional Championships last Saturday, sophomore Linnea Halsten will represent Oberlin at the NCAA Cross Country Championships in Louisville, KY, tomorrow. Halsten, a Madison, WI, native, finished the 6k race in 21 minutes, 27.2 seconds to earn an at...

Cross Country Looks to Find Stride at Regionals

Cross Country Looks to Find Stride at Regionals

Sydney Allen, Production Editor

November 4, 2016


Filed under Cross Country, Recent Stories, SPORTS, Varsity Fall

The cross country team enters the final stretch of its seasons as the Yeomen and Yeowomen race to the Great Lakes Regional in Holland, MI, next Saturday. Both squads will look to improve upon their performances at the North Coast Athletic Conference Championship meet in Terre Haute, IN, last Sunday,...

First-Years Excel at All-Ohio Championship

First-Years Excel at All-Ohio Championship

Sydney Allen, Production Editor

October 7, 2016


Filed under Cross Country, SPORTS, Varsity Fall

Hundreds of runners hit the trails at the All-Ohio Championships 6K in Cedarville, Ohio, last Friday, but Oberlin managed to stand out among them all. The women’s team placed second out of 17 teams, with the Yeowomen first-years notching particularly impressive performances. The men’s team finished...

Cross Country Jumps to Top-20 Rank

Cross Country Jumps to Top-20 Rank

Peyton Boughton

September 23, 2016


Filed under Cross Country, SPORTS, Varsity Fall

Rejoining the ranks of the top Division III teams in the nation, the women’s cross country team earned the No. 20 spot in the most recent United States Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association Coaches’ poll. The Yeowomen jumped 15 spots in the rankings since last season, largely due...

Cross Country Dominates Wooster Meet

Cross Country Dominates Wooster Meet

Julie Schreiber

September 9, 2016


Filed under Cross Country, SPORTS, Uncategorized, Varsity Fall

The men’s and women’s cross country teams returned home laden with medals after outstanding showings at the Wooster Invitational in Wooster, Ohio, last Thursday. The invitational, a non-scoring annual meet, featured runners from The College of Wooster, Oberlin and Baldwin Wallace University. While...

Cross Country Finishes Season as NCAC Champions

Cross Country Finishes Season as NCAC Champions

Michaela Puterbaugh

November 7, 2014


Filed under Cross Country, SPORTS, Varsity Fall

For the eighth time in the College’s history, the women’s cross country team prevailed in the North Coast Athletic Conference championships last Saturday, giving the team its sixth consecutive title. The men’s team followed just behind as they came in third place overall, beating last year’s...

In the Locker Room With the Coombs and the Ursos

In the Locker Room With the Coombs and the Ursos

Nate Levinson, Sports Editor

September 26, 2014


Filed under In the Locker Room, SPORTS

This week, the Review sat down with two sets of siblings on the cross country team, senior Lola Coombs and sophomore Garret Coombs and junior Joshua Urso and first-year Sarah Urso to discuss cross country routes, their competitiveness and how much they hang out at Oberlin. Is it weird going to school with y...

Eventful Year Draws to a Close for Athletics Dept.

Eventful Year Draws to a Close for Athletics Dept.

Tyler Sloan, Staff Writer

May 9, 2014


Filed under Recent Stories, SPORTS, Sports Editorials & Features, Varsity Fall, Varsity Spring, Varsity Winter

The 2013–2014 academic year comes to a close in just over a week, finishing what has been both an eventful and successful time for the Athletics Department. Several teams and individual athletes clinched NCAA bids, countless individuals garnered North Coast Athletic Conference accolades and new facilities...

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