Bobcats put up season high win over Miami

The Lady Bobcats would love to play in the welcoming arms of the Convo for every game if they could choose. Going into Thursday’s matchup with MAC foe Miami, the Lady Bobcats were 2-0 at home and averaged a total of 83 points per matchup. After a 23 point loss on the road to Northern…

Five on five, Vol. 10

Each week, we ask five of our sportswriters five questions about Ohio athletics. Their answers may surprise you. This week, we talked to sports editor Alex Hider, contributor Danny Medlock, assistant sports editor Katie Hendershot, hockey writer Josh Yost and volleyball writer Shelby Dermer. Football has been outscored 79-3 over its last two games. What happened to this team?…

The Girl in the Pressbox: The Start of a New Era

Watching the Ohio women’s basketball team last season was at times—or almost all times—a painful experience. Covering the team, losing game after losing game, and hoping to find some sort of bright spot proved to be a big challenge. I wanted to find positive story lines and despite the widely held notion that there’s no…

Ohio women win season opener over Xavier

While the Ohio women’s basketball team played 29 games last season, they sure didn’t look like a functioning unit. To begin the 2013-14 campaign on Sunday against the Xavier Musketeers (0-1), the Bobcats (1-0) took the court as one and came away with as many victories. Behind a barrage of three-pointers, nearly 20 assists and…

Bobcats remain winless in the MAC

The league-leading Central Michigan Chippewas took on the Bobcats Wednesday evening with a perfect record in the MAC on the line. Ohio was in search of its first league win. After the contest, neither team’s stance has changed. The Chippewas (11-7, 5-0 MAC) left Athens with their record intact and the Bobcats (5-12, 0-5 MAC)…