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,…

Ohio wins midweek matchup with Eastern Kentucky

The offense came alive for the Ohio Bobcats (7-24) at Bob Wren Stadium on Tuesday night. In the midweek matchup against the Eastern Michigan Colonels (9-20), Ohio recorded a 10-3 win. So far this season, the Bobcats have struggled in their midweek games. On April 2, they lost to Xavier 15-10. On March 19, they…

Meet Ohio University baseball coach Rob Smith

There will be a lot more emotion at Bob Wren Stadium, or at least new head coach Rob Smith hopes that’s the case. This past season, after 24 years, Joe Carbone stepped down as head coach of the Ohio University baseball team. Carbone’s retired as the winningest coach in Ohio University athletics history. He spent…

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…