Field Hockey: Offense explodes in Bobcat win

After a forgetful four-game road trip, Ohio was able to get back in the win column by defeating Ball State, 5-3. Ohio got on the board quickly, scoring two goals in the first ten minutes of the game. Both goals were scored off corners, with the first coming from senior Lauryl Desch three minutes into the…

Field Hockey: Ohio defeats Longwood in shootout

Ohio was able to complete the weekend home sweep by defeating Longwood in a shootout, 1-0. Similiar to their game against Ohio State on Friday, the first half was led by strong defensive performances by both teams. Neither team was able to score, with Brittany Walker, who had four saves, and Lauren Bernard, who made…

Field Hockey: Syracuse offense too much for Ohio

After losing the first game of the year to Boston on Sunday, Ohio was unable to control the offensive attack of the Syracuse Orange, losing 7-0 at Pruitt Field on Monday afternoon. Ohio trailed right from the beginning, and it started with Annalena Ulbrich scoring off a Syracuse corner just over two minutes into the…

Bobcats fall just short of Northwestern

The Ohio Bobcat field hockey team (2-4) was unable to overcome a stingy defensive effort from No. 12 Northwestern despite a great effort, falling 1-0. The Wildcats (7-1) were able to produce 12 shots, with six of them targeting the net. Ohio senior Brittany Walker stole the show with five saves, but was unable to hold…

Field Hockey splits weekend contests

The Ohio University field hockey team (1-3) played in Louisville this past weekend in two contests, taking a victory over the William & Mary Tribe and a loss to the host Louisville Cardinals. In their first game, the Bobcats were able to earn a 2-1 victory over William & Mary off of a goal each…