Dramatic finish gives Bobcats 2-1 victory

The Ohio Bobcats hockey (23-6-2) used some late game heroics from Brett Agnew to take a 2-1 victory from the Illinois Fighting Illini (14-14-1) Friday night. Opening the game, the Bobcats were extremely aggressive offensively with 17 shots in the first period alone. With the Illini averaging 28 shots against per game, it appeared that…

High scoring affair yields loss for Bobcats

The 10th-ranked Ohio Bobcats hockey team (2-1-1) fell in regulation to the 14th-ranked Liberty University Flames (6-0-0) despite an incredible offensive output by a score of 7-6. Ohio would finish the game having produced 37 shots at freshman goaltender Ryan Heltion making his third start of the season. The game was plagued by physicality that…

Ohio drops second game to Minot State

After a slow start, the Ohio Bobcats (15-3-2) were unable to mount a second comeback against the Minot State Beavers (12-2-0). The Beavers were able to manage 32 shots total in the game, and put together a big 7-1 victory over the Bobcats. “They’re a really good hockey team. I’m impressed, last night was an…

Ohio shuts out Arizona, wins tenth straight

Going for their tenth straight victory, No. 1 Ohio took on No. 17 Arizona in the second game of a two game series. In a very physical game highlighted by multiple fights and ejections, the Bobcats won 4-0 over the Wildcats. Freshman James Howard, sophomore Tyler Benson, junior Mike Kretz, and senior Nick Rostek scored…

Bobcats take shootout victory over Sooners

Drifting left, Brett Agnew crossed to the right, made the cross-over to avoid the poke check from the goaltender and shot top shelf. With that lone goal in the shootout, the No. 1. Ohio Bobcats (8-0-0) stayed undefeated with a 5-4 victory over No. 4. Oklahoma Sooners, on Saturday night. “It wasn’t a game of…