Bobcats drop first game of doubleheader

Mitch Longo came into the first game of the doubleheader on a six-game hit streak, and when he stepped to the plate to lead off the ninth inning he was 0-3, obviously something had to give. Longo launched a single and seemed to be the spark the Bobcats needed for a potential two-run comeback.  However,…

Late inning meltdown gives Chippewas series win

Tyler Wells stood on first base as the 0-1 pitch was thrown to John Adryan. He turned on it and smacked it to the wall, earning a double and bringing Wells home. Scott White bunted for a base hit to move Adryan to third, and another bunt brought him in as well. It was a tie game in…

Ohio drops second game of doubleheader

After defeating Toledo (9-12, 2-1 MAC) 9-3 in the first game of a doubleheader, the Ohio Bobcats (4-18, 1-2 MAC) dropped the second game to the Rockets by the score of 5-2. “The reality of it is that we actually played better in the second game than we did the first game,” head coach Rob Smith…

Ohio gets first conference win

Ben Otto’s double in the bottom of the fifth inning infused energy into Bob Wren Stadium, bringing the crowd to its feet for the first time in game one of Saturday’s doubleheader with the Toledo Rockets (8-12, 1-1 MAC). The 9-3 win was Ohio’s first conference win of the season. “The first conference win is…