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Yeowomen Volleyball Impresses in Opening Tournament

Yeowomen Volleyball Impresses in Opening Tournament

Sam Harris

September 8, 2017


Filed under SPORTS, Varsity Sports, Volleyball

The Yeowomen volleyball team began its season on a strong note at the River City Invitational in Marietta, Ohio last weekend. With a strong returning core built around three senior captains — Claudia Scott, Dana Thomas, and Lola Gatti — the Yeowomen are setting expectations and goals for this seas...

Volleyball Takes Set from Top-Seeded Tigers

Volleyball Takes Set from Top-Seeded Tigers

Sydney Allen, Production Editor

November 11, 2016


Filed under Recent Stories, SPORTS, Varsity Fall, Volleyball

Despite taking the third set from the top-seeded Wittenberg University Tigers 25–22, the Yeowomen dropped the match 3–1 in the first round of the North Coast Athletic Conference Tournament. Putting up a valiant fight against the No. 7 Tigers was encouraging for the Yeowomen, who finished their season...

Yeowomen Face Fierce Competition in California

Yeowomen Face Fierce Competition in California

Julie Schreiber

October 28, 2016


Filed under Recent Stories, SPORTS, Varsity Fall, Volleyball

The women’s volleyball team took to Southern California over fall break to battle Chapman University, Pomona-Pitzer and Occidental College. For a team used to weathering the seasons in one of the coldest regions in the U.S., the chance to spend a week at the beach while facing fresh, non-conference...

Crucial Conference Matches Await Yeowomen

Julie Schreiber

September 30, 2016


Filed under SPORTS, Varsity Fall, Volleyball

The Yeowomen wrapped up Homecoming weekend with Senior Day festivities at home last Friday night, but the celebrations stopped there. The team, which is currently on a four-game losing streak, fell in a close match to North Coast Athletic Conference rival Kenyon College, 3–2, on its home court in Philips...

Yeowomen Muster Quick Turnaround in Pittsburgh Play

Yeowomen Muster Quick Turnaround in Pittsburgh Play

Sloane Garelick

September 9, 2016


Filed under SPORTS, Varsity Fall, Volleyball

This past weekend, the women’s volleyball team travelled to Pittsburgh to play a total of four games over the course of two days. The Yeowomen split the weekend series recording two wins and two losses. The first loss was a close match against the Washington & Jefferson Presidents on Friday...

Yeowomen Fail to Snag NCAC Title

Yeowomen Fail to Snag NCAC Title

Jack Brewster

November 13, 2015


Filed under SPORTS, Varsity Fall, Volleyball

The volleyball team fell short this weekend in its effort to capture a North Coast Athletic Conference tournament title. Oberlin matched up against the Ohio Wesleyan University Battling Bishops in the first round of the playoffs. Ohio Wesleyan spent little time reminding their opponents of why they...

Volleyball Qualifies for NCACs with Hot Streak

Volleyball Qualifies for NCACs with Hot Streak

Jackie McDermott

October 31, 2014


Filed under SPORTS, Varsity Fall, Volleyball

The volleyball team defeated the College of Wooster Fighting Scots 3–0 on Saturday, exacting revenge on a Scots team that handed it a 3–1 defeat earlier this season. The win earned the Yeowomen a bid to the North Coast Athletic Conference Championships, which will be played from Nov. 7–9. On We...

Volleyball Falls in Straight Sets, Moves to 6–14

Nate Levinson and Tyler Sloan

October 10, 2014


Filed under SPORTS, Varsity Fall, Volleyball

The women’s volleyball team fell in consecutive sets to the Denison University Big Red on Wednesday, snapping its two-game winning streak and pushing its record to 6–14. Fresh off of hard-fought wins against the Penn St.-Behrend Lions and the La Roche College Redhawks, the Yeowomen were unable to con...

Scott Stands Out Among Volleyball First-Years

Scott Stands Out Among Volleyball First-Years

Tyler Sloan, Sports Editor

October 3, 2014


Filed under SPORTS, Varsity Fall, Volleyball

The women’s volleyball team is already well into its season with a 4–13 record heading into its fourth North Coast Athletic Conference game against the Denison University Big Red on Wednesday, Oct. 8 at home. Before the Yeowomen will have an opportunity to contend with the Big Red, they will tra...

Volleyball Drops Games to DePauw, Manchester

Volleyball Drops Games to DePauw, Manchester

Harrison Wollman

September 26, 2014


Filed under SPORTS, Varsity Fall, Volleyball

The volleyball team dropped two games on Saturday, falling to the nationally ranked DePauw University Tigers and Manchester University Spartans, pushing its record to 4–10. In the morning contest, the 19th-ranked Tigers proved too tough for the Yeowomen, as they completed a three-game sweep by the score...

Volleyball Squad Defeats Ohio Wesleyan

Emma Lehmann

October 4, 2013


Filed under SPORTS, Varsity Fall, Volleyball

The volleyball squad had their first North Coast Athletic Conference win over Ohio Wesleyan University this past Saturday. Despite trailing in the beginning, the team prevailed, managing to win in only three sets. The margin for each set was small: 26–24 for the first and second sets, and 25–23 for...

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