Big game by Breslin leads Bobcats to 8-1 victory

It took nearly 15 minutes for the first goal, but from then on the onslaught never stopped as the Ohio Bobcats (28-7-2) defeated the Pittsburgh Panthers (12-10-5) by a score of 8-1. The offenses finally started with a simple tap in goal by Garrett Williams off a hard and tight pass by Logan Pfeffer that was nearly…

Team effort gives Bobcats sweep over Kent State

Adam Steranko was the only player dressed for the Ohio Bobcats (27-7-2) not to register a shot on goal in Friday’s 8-2 victory over Kent State (7-24-1), a testament to the offensive firepower at hand. “That’s one of our goals is to get pucks on net,” coach Jonathan Sheridan said with a laugh. “We want pucks and bodies…

Spellacy, Agnew carry Bobcats to win over Kent State

Following a great performance from the top line, the Ohio Bobcats hockey team (26-7-2) defeated the Kent State Golden Flashes (7-23-1) 7-0 on Friday night. The first period saw the Bobcats open things up offensively, and they would not let up throughout the contest. Only a few minutes in, Zac Sommer took a penalty for Kent State…

Upon his return, Gulch is ready to take on leading role

Leaders don’t always need to be recognized, but often the best are immortalized in hockey with a letter on their chest. In September, J.C. Gulch was named the newest captain of the Ohio Bobcats hockey team. He then, due to an undisclosed injury, missed the first half of the season until the end of the…

Bobcats ride hot third period to win over Iowa State

The sixth-ranked Ohio Bobcats (22-6-1) hockey team defeated the seventh-ranked Iowa State Cyclones (25-7-2) on Friday night 5-2 after a scoring outburst early in the third period. Early in the game, the focus was on heavy defensive pressure with both teams having prime scoring opportunities stopped by well-timed stick lifts or poke checks. The normally aggressive Bobcats offense…

Early goals give Bobcats 8-4 win over Lindenwood

After a tough shootout victory the night before, the Ohio Bobcats (14-4-1) defeated the Lindenwood Lions (5-9-2) 8-4 to continue a five-game winning streak. It didn’t take long for the Bobcats to get on the board. Only 15 seconds in, Michael Harris scored a goal assisted by Tyler Benson. That would only be the start…

Spellacy carries Bobcats to shootout win

Patrick Spellacy scored the game-tying goal with under a minute remaining and the game-winning goal in the shootout in order to give the Ohio Bobcats a 4-3 victory over the Lindenwood Lions. The Bobcats attack was aggressive early on with big opportunities for Garrett Williams and Logan Pfeffer. However, the first goal went to Lindenwood…

Bobcats dominate in 9-1 rout of Indiana

The Ohio Bobcats hockey team (11-4-1) took 54 shots in a dominating 9-1 victory over the Indiana Hoosiers (4-7-1) on Saturday night. Scoring opened up early for the Bobcats. Just five minutes into the game Duncan Green received a pass at the blue line. He fired a wrist shot low into traffic that was deflected…

Bobcats hockey shuts out Canisius

The Ohio Bobcats hockey team (6-2-1) defeated the Canisius College Golden Griffins 5-0 on Friday night thanks to an aggressive second period. The game opened with shaky play from both sides, as it appeared neither team was able to sufficiently hit the net. The Bobcats shots would fall into the feet or chest of their…

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…