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Heptathletes Score in NCAC Multi-Event Championships

Heptathletes Score in NCAC Multi-Event Championships

Jackie McDermott and Michaela Puterbaugh
May 5, 2017
Filed under SPORTS, Track and Field, Varsity Sports, Varsity Spring

Scattered around the state this past weekend, portions of the track and field team competed in meets at Ashland University, Denison University and right here at home, where Oberlin hosted the North Coast Athletic Conference Multi-Event Championships. In the multi-events, Oberlin was represented in...

Track and Field Nabs NCAC Accolades with Kenyon Meet

Track and Field Nabs NCAC Accolades with Kenyon Meet

Julie Schreiber, Staff Writer
April 28, 2017
Filed under SPORTS, Track and Field, Varsity Sports, Varsity Spring

The Yeowomen track and field team triumphed for the second time this spring by securing a first-place finish at the Kenyon College Invitational last Saturday with 261 points. On the men’s side, Oberlin finished in third place with 115.50 points among the seven-team field. Head Coach Ray Appenheimer...

Track and Field Builds on Indoor Season’s Momentum

Track and Field Builds on Indoor Season’s Momentum

Sydney Allen, Production editor
April 14, 2017
Filed under SPORTS, Track and Field

Both track and field teams honored their seniors in an emotional ceremony last Saturday as they took to their home turf in the annual Bob Kahn Invitational. Though the events were moved back in the day because of rain, the Senior Day festivities stayed on schedule, providing the participants a rare opport...

In the Locker Room with Track and Field

In the Locker Room with Track and Field

Jackie McDermott, Sports editor
March 10, 2017
Filed under In the Locker Room, SPORTS

This week, the Review sat down with Associate Head Track & Field Coach and Recruiting Coordinator John Hepp, OC ’07, and junior thrower Ana Richardson. Women’s track and field earned its first outright conference title in program history last weekend at the North Coast Athletic Conference Ind...

Track and Field Claims Program’s First Conference Title

Track and Field Claims Program’s First Conference Title

Jackie McDermott and Julie Schreiber
March 10, 2017
Filed under Recent Stories, SPORTS, Track and Field, Varsity Winter

Women’s track and field smashed conference records and reached new heights last weekend at the North Coast Athletic Conference Indoor Track Championship, claiming its first outright title in program history. As boisterous cheers reverberated off the walls of Heisman Field House, the Yeowomen stood ...

Track, Field Collects NCAC Athlete of the Week Awards

Track, Field Collects NCAC Athlete of the Week Awards

Julie Scheiber, Staff Writer
February 17, 2017
Filed under Recent Stories, SPORTS, Track and Field, Varsity Sports, Varsity Spring

Currently ranked 15th in the nation, Yeowomen track and field racked up record-breaking performances Feb. 11 at the All-Ohio Championships, as junior Lilah Drafts-Johnson set two school records. Propelling the women’s team to a fourth place finish, Drafts-Johnson earned her NCAC Sprinter/Hurdler of ...

NCAC Accolades Pour in for Track, Field

NCAC Accolades Pour in for Track, Field

Julie Schreiber and Sydney Allen
December 9, 2016
Filed under Recent Stories, SPORTS, Track and Field, Varsity Winter

Four athletes were recognized by the North Coast Athletic Conference as Athletes of the Week and one sprinter broke a program record as both track and field teams dominated at their season-opener at Case Western Reserve University. “I can’t remember a time where four of us have done this at the...

Track, Field Set for Spartan Holiday Classic

Track, Field Set for Spartan Holiday Classic

Sydney Allen, Production Editor
December 2, 2016
Filed under Recent Stories, SPORTS, Track and Field, Varsity Winter

Last year’s indoor season brought four individual North Coast Athletic Conference Championships for the track and field team, and the squad looks to get on that same path to success tomorrow as it kicks off the winter season at the Case Western Reserve University Spartan Holiday Classic. “We worked...

In the Locker Room with Ana Richardson and Monique Newton

In the Locker Room with Ana Richardson and Monique Newton

Tyler Sloan, Sports Editor
February 6, 2015
Filed under In the Locker Room, SPORTS

This week, the Review sat down with women’s track and field rookies Ana Richardson and Monique Newton to discuss their early success, transitioning from West Coast to Ohio weather, preseason and more. You are both first-years playing a varsity sport in college for the first time. Has this always b...

Yeomen and Yeowomen Open Season at Kent State Gala

Sarena Malsin, Staff Writer
December 12, 2014
Filed under Track and Field, Varsity Winter

The track and field team opened its season at the Kent State Golden Gala last Saturday in record-breaking fashion. First-year Monique Newton set a new school record in the women’s shot put with a 13.93-meter throw on her second attempt. The throw earned her third place in the competition, the highest a...

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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