Volleyball: Walker making name for herself under Webb

The Ohio Bobcats welcomed in a few new faces at the start of the 2014 season. Among them was Shelby Walker, a junior middle blocker/ outside hitter from Tampa Bay, Florida. Walker spent two seasons at Hillsborough Community College in Tampa Bay, Florida, and helped lead the Hawks to back-to-back Suncoast Conference titles. Walker ranked…

Volleyball: Northwestern defeats Ohio in five sets

After riding a five-game winning streak, the Ohio Bobcats fell to the Northwestern Wildcats with a 3-2 loss Thursday night at Northwestern. The first set consisted of both teams battling for a lead as the score was constantly shifting from a Wildcat to a Bobcat advantage. With a 24-all tie, Ohio committed a service error…

Volleyball: Ohio tops Ohio State, sweeps doubleheader

The Ohio Bobcats took care of business Saturday as they wrapped up the Millennium Hotel Invitational on a high note yesterday, defeating Ohio State in their early game 3-1 (28-26, 25-22, 24-26, 25-21) and beating Syracuse in four sets as well (25-22, 25-15, 16-25, 25-13). In the first set against Ohio State, both teams battled early. A…

Volleyball: Ohio rolls past Virginia Tech

Ohio rebounded well after losing Friday night in straight sets to Texas A&M. After beating VCU 3-0 early on Saturday, the Green and White finished off their weekend with a 3-1 victory against Virginia Tech (25-23, 25-22, 28-30, 25-14). Both teams battled hard in the beginning as three lead changes proposed that both teams were…

Bobcats beat Falcons in straight sets

The No. 20 Ohio Bobcats faced the Bowling Green Falcons Saturday night at the Convo, and after numerous momentum and lead shifts throughout the match, it was the ‘Cats who came out victorious winning in three straight sets. The first set went back and forth, with both teams holding small leads of one and two…