Oberlin, Ohio - DePauw and host Oberlin battled through the rain with the Yeowomen handing the Tigers a 19-8 North Coast Athletic Conference defeat. The Tigers concluded their first winning season with a 7-6 overall mark to also match the program record for wins in a season. DePauw was 3-5 in NCAC contests. Oberlin heads to the NCAC Tournament with a 13-1 overall record and 7-1 NCAC mark.
Four goals in five minutes gave the Yeowomen a 5-1 advantage before Emma Flynn stopped the run at the 16:00 mark. Oberlin scored twice in 25 seconds for a 7-2 lead. The Tigers fought back with goals from Nicole Gibson and Summer Asad within a minute of one another, but Oberlin responded with five straight for a 12-4 lead.
DePauw scored two of the final three goals of the half to trim the halftime deficit to 13-6, but Oberlin outscored the Tigers 6-2 in the second half to secure the win.
Maggie Mullard led Oberlin with five goals wtih Sara Phister, Eliza Amber and Maureen Coffey each totaling four. Amber also assisted on a team-high three.
Oberlin outshot the Tigers 38-22 and held a 22-18 edge in ground balls. Erica Rapelje paced DePauw with three ground balls and Amber totaled five for the Yeowomen. Oberlin dominated the draw controls, 24-4 with Amber pacing the hosts with eight.