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Tennis Teams Win Big at Opening Invitationals

Tennis Teams Win Big at Opening Invitationals

Sam Harris, Staff Writer

September 15, 2017


Filed under SPORTS, Tennis, Varsity Fall, Varsity Sports

The women’s and men’s tennis teams both hit the road last weekend to start their respective seasons with fierce competition on both sides. The women competed at Division I Bowling Green State University in the Bowling Green Invitational, and the men squared off in Gambier, OH, at the Kenyon College...

Feature Photo: Women’s Tennis Hosts Invitational

Feature Photo: Women’s Tennis Hosts Invitational

Jackie McDermott, Sports Editor

September 16, 2016


Filed under SPORTS, Tennis

Over 100 women’s tennis players took to the Don Hunsinger courts for the 10th–annual Oberlin Invitational from Sept. 9–11. The invitational gave the Yeowomen a chance to compete against North Coast Athletic Conference foes Denison University and The College of Wooster as well as Division II Slipper...

Play for Pride, Not Points in Olympic Tennis

September 2, 2016


Filed under SPORTS, Sports Editorials & Features

What does a combination of pure joy and absolute disbelief look like? The look on Mónica Puig’s face as she flung her neon yellow Babolat Pure Aero onto hallowed Olympic ground, raised two fists in the air and marveled at her unbelievable achievement. The scrappy, passionate 22-year-old, ranked...

In The Locker Room with Erin Johnson, Brenna Sheldon and Grace Porter

In The Locker Room with Erin Johnson, Brenna Sheldon and Grace Porter

Nate Levinson, Sports Editor

April 11, 2014


Filed under Recent Stories, SPORTS, Tennis, Varsity Spring

This week the Review sat down with women’s tennis players senior Brenna Sheldon, junior Grace Porter and sophomore Erin Johnson to discuss their recent spring break trip, past seasons’ success and what drew them to Oberlin. What are your thoughts on the season thus far? Brenna Sheldon: I think our...

Yeowomen Hang Tough with Spartans

Yeowomen Hang Tough with Spartans

Taylor Swift

February 14, 2014


Filed under SPORTS, Tennis, Uncategorized

Coming off a solid 9–0 victory Saturday against the Baldwin Wallace Yellow Jackets, the Yeowomen were unable to withstand their competition Sunday as they took on the Case Western Reserve Spartans, ranked No. 25 nationally, losing 6–3. Playing on their home court, the Yeowomen started out strong as IT...

Yeomen Look Sharp in First Match

Suzanna Doak

February 14, 2014


Filed under SPORTS, Tennis

This past weekend the men’s tennis team traveled to Indiana to play Wabash College, where they secured a close 5–4 victory over the Little Giants. First– year Abraham Davis scored the match-winning point in singles against fellow first–year from Wabash, Mazin Hakim. He recorded  scores 7–6...

Men’s Tennis Hopes Young Roster Leads to Success

Men’s Tennis Hopes Young Roster Leads to Success

Hannah Christiansen

February 7, 2014


Filed under SPORTS, Tennis, Varsity Spring

The new-look men’s tennis team starts its spring season this weekend against the Wabash College Little Giants. The Yeomen appear poised to improve upon their 9–13 record from last year. The team is much younger this year than it has been in the past. There is only one senior on the roster this ...

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