Baseball: Ohio wins home-opener over Shawnee State, 9-1

Bob Wren Stadium — The Ohio Bobcats (9-6) scored six runs during their first three rounds to the plate and coasted the rest of the way towards a home-opening win over Shawnee State, 9-1, in Athens on Thursday. OHIO center fielder Spencer Ibarra set the tone early for the Bobcats, knocking a two-run home run (his second…

Week 14 Picks

Week 13 record: 9-6 Correct: Bengals, Patriots, Broncos, Packers, Bears, Raiders, Cardinals, Seahawks, Cowboys Incorrect: Falcons, Saints, Dolphins, Giants, Chargers, Jets Overall Record: 122-68-2 Week 14 picks: (*Starting 1-0) Redskins 31, Eagles 17 The Eagles defense has came back to earth. Kirk Cousins, after a tough matchup in Arizona, shreds Philadelphia just like Andy Dalton…

Ohio Football: Bobcats fall 27-20 to Central Michigan

Mount Pleasant, MI Overview: The Ohio Bobcats (7-4, 5-2) dropped a close contest to the Central Michigan Chippewas (6-5, 3-4) by a 27-20 score. You knew it was over when: CMU’s Sean Bunting intercepted Quinton Maxwell’s fourth-down pass in the end zone with 34 seconds left in the game, preserving the victory for the Chippewas…

Week 6 NFL Picks

This week, I will be joined by fellow sports writer Ryan Moreland for the weekly picks. Week 5 Record: 10-4 Correct: Vikings, Steelers, Lions, Redskins, Colts, Titans, Patriots, Raiders, Packers, Bills Incorrect: Cardinals, Cowboys, Falcons, Buccaneers Overall Record: 46-31 Back in the saddle with a double-digit win week. (** I am already starting 0-1 after…

Ohio Volleyball sweeps Zips to open MAC play

After splitting a pair of games in the Hokie Invitational in Blacksburg, VA last weekend, the Ohio Women’s Volleyball team (5-8,1-0) returned home and opened up conference play with a sweep (25-15, 25-23, 27-25) of the Akron Zips (5-8, 0-1). Leading 9-7 in the first set, Ohio used an 8-2 run to take an eight-point…

Week 1 NFL Predictions

The wait for NFL football is finally over as the Denver Broncos are set to host the Carolina Panthers on Thursday night in a rematch of Super Bowl 50. On top of the Super Bowl rematch, week one features four games between division rivals, four prime time games, and three contests between two postseason squads…

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…