VOLLEYBALL: Playoff hopes ended by Raiders

VOLLEYBALL: Playoff hopes ended by Raiders

Photos by Russ Gifford | Oberlin News-TribuneThe Phoenix won in straight sets last Tuesday, downing Garfield Heights Trinity 25-20, 25-20, 25-21 durin...

October 25th, 2016 |  


FOOTBALL: Seniors rise to challenge, defeat ‘Canes 46-9

FOOTBALL: Seniors rise to challenge, defeat ‘Canes 46-9

In their last home game, Oberlin Phoenix seniors left the field victorious, soaring over the Brooklyn Hurricanes 46-9.The win Friday was Oberlin’...

October 25th, 2016 |  


Dangerous for Republicans to lambaste FBI

To the editor:There’s perhaps no more respected institution of our government than the FBI. The FBI has almost 36,000 employees, including its c...

October 18th, 2016 |  


FOOTBALL: Toole TD caps rally for one-point win

FOOTBALL: Toole TD caps rally for one-point win

The Oberlin Phoenix had one last chance for a comeback Friday against Lutheran West.After pouncing on a Longhorns fumble at the LW 19-yard line, they ...

October 17th, 2016 |  


Football not the only attraction at Firelands

Football not the only attraction at Firelands

Photos by Jonathan Delozier and Russ Gifford | Civitas MediaWhile the game between Firelands and Wellington was full of big plays on the field, studen...

October 10th, 2016 |  


Oberlin blows halftime lead, loses 20-19 to Fairview

Oberlin blows halftime lead, loses 20-19 to Fairview

Trailing on the road 20-19 to Fairview Park in the fourth quarter Friday, Oberlin running back Devan Yarber swept left, turned the corner, and ran eig...

October 10th, 2016 |  


FOOTBALL: Falcons mount ground offensive, take down Dukes

FOOTBALL: Falcons mount ground offensive, take down Dukes

Two hundred yards of rushing offense is a good day. Three hundred is a very good day.Racking up 468, though, is something a still maturing team can ha...

October 10th, 2016 |  


Giesbrecht crowned queen at Open Door

Giesbrecht crowned queen at Open Door

Courtesy photoHannah Giesbrecht, daughter of Scott and Ramona Giesbrecht of Oberlin, was crowned queen Sept. 30 at Open Door Christian School’s ...

October 5th, 2016 |  


FOOTBALL: Clearview romps over Oberlin 43-13

FOOTBALL: Clearview romps over Oberlin 43-13

Bad defense and turnovers Friday caused the Oberlin Phoenix to fall 43-13 to the Clearview Clippers.Clippers running back Drew Engle strung out the Ph...

October 3rd, 2016 updated: October 3rd, 2016. |  


Topsy-turvy volleyball action goes to Phoenix

Topsy-turvy volleyball action goes to Phoenix

Photos by Russ Gifford | Civitas MediaIn a story spelled out across five tense sets, the Oberlin Phoenix took home a victory during a visit last Thurs...

October 3rd, 2016 |