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WOMEN'S FAST PITCH SOFTBALL

OHIO UNIVERSITY - CHILLICOTHE

 

OUC HilltoppersFour bases, three outs, two teams, one winner – that’s OUC softball. From initial tryouts to championship play in a minor league stadium, our women’s softball team stands tall. Enjoy a unique level of team spirit and camaraderie as you work together to enjoy the game and represent our university. Start by practicing together in Shoemaker Center Gym and then work with the team to organize a spring training trip to warmer climates.

 

All the hard work pays off when you and your teammates don an Ohio University - Chillicothe softball jersey to play on the same field as the Chillicothe Paints.

 

Points of Pride:

➢ OUC Softball finished the 2017 season with a 21-8 record and finished in 1st place

during the regular season and 1st place in the season ending ORCC tournament.

➢ OUC All-Conference 2017: Kendra Barnes, Lexy Cooper, Mary Howard and

Rachel Roque.

➢ 2017 All Academic Students/Athletes: Kendra Barnes, Makenzie Barr, Lexy Cooper,

Sadie Fox, Mary Howard, Danielle Mathews, Jenna Perie, Hannah Selby.

➢ OUC Softball finished the 2016 season as the ORCC Conference Regular Season

Champion, undefeated in conference play and 17-5 overall, and ORCC Tournament Runner-up.

➢ OUC All-Academic 2017: Kendra Barnes, Makenzie Barr, Lexy Cooper, Sadie Fox, Mary

Howard, Danielle Mathews, Jenna Perie, Hannah Selby.

➢ ORCC All-Conference Players:

Paige Bennett, Kendra Barnes, Destinee Blackwell, Brittany Johnston,

Kyia Burgin.

➢ ORCC Conference MVP: Paige Bennett

➢ 2016 All Academic Students/Athletes: Cheyanne Lightfoot, Kendra Barnes, Brantly

Warren, Jessica Harold, Kaleigh Gillum

➢ Ohio Regional Campus Conference Champions 2011, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016 and 2017.

➢ Ohio Regional Campus Conference State Tournament Runner-up 2009, 2012.
➢ Participating in the Lady Hilltopper Softball Clinic at Shoemaker Center.
➢ Player-designed T-shirts worn proudly by a supportive fan base.
➢ Supporting our wider community through service activities.
➢ Future player signing ceremonies, held at your local high school.
➢ The end of season OUC Softball Banquet.

 

Announcements:

The 13th annual Christmas Bazaar. Antiques, crafts, collectibles and miscellaneous items for sale. There will be something for everybody at this years show! The Christmas Bazaar will be held on November 18th from 9:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. in the Shoemaker Center gymnasium. Event and table reservation information in .PDF format can be found by clicking (here).

 

Home Game Information:

We play our home games at VA Memorial Stadium located at 17273 State Route 104 in Chillicothe, or at Mount Logan Field located at 841 East Main Street in Chillicothe. Please join us in rooting for the Hilltoppers!!

 

Tryout Opportunities:

Open Tryouts! Sunday September 10th at VA Memorial Stadium. Registration at 9:30 a.m. Tryouts begin at 10:00 a.m. Current OUC students who are interested can contact any coach or current player for more information. For the upcoming 2018 season, you must be registered for the Spring semester that begins in January 2018. A minimum of 7 hours for grade credit are required to play a sport. If you are a current college student at another school, contact the head coach to discuss what you need to do to transfer to this campus.

 

Any prospect (current HS or college transfer) interested in an individual tryout should contact Head Coach George Beck at 740.649.8804 (C), or by email beckg@ohio.edu . The tryout will occur in the OUC Shoemaker Center gym and include position specific skills and batting cage work. Your visit will also include a tour of the campus and information on the various academic programs available.

 

News and Updates: Additional information, news, and PLAYER SIGNING UPDATES can be found by selecting "News" on the left side menu of the Athletics Home page, or by clicking (here).

 

Be a Sponsor!!

Show your support for OUC Softball. Download and complete the Sponsor Form in .PDF format (here), and mail it today. Complete instructions, as well as the mailing address, are located in the document.

 

Eligibility:

If you are interested in playing sports at Ohio University - Chillicothe you must have a minimum of 7 credit hours on the campus and maintain an accumulative GPA of 1.7.  For tryouts or more information, please contact the coach or download and complete the Prospective Player Profile Form in .PDF format (here), and mail it today. Complete instructions, as well as the mailing address, are located in the document. 

 

Learn more about OUC Women's Fast Pitch Softball by watching this short video (here). 

 

 

FOR MORE INFORMATION, CONTACT:

George Beck

Head Coach

Shoemaker Center
T: 740.649.8804

beckg@ohio.edu

 

OR

 

Kim McKimmy
Athletic Director

T: 740.774.7222

kellyk@ohio.edu

 

 

2017 SEASON INFORMATION
TitleName
2017 Hilltoppers Staff
Head CoachGeorge Beck
Assistant CoachChristina Beck
Assistant CoachMark Cooper
Assistant CoachKeith Howard

NameYearHigh SchoolHometownMajor
2017 Hilltoppers Roster
3Barnes, Kendra25' 3"SS/CGallia AcademyGallipolisEducation
31Barr, Makenzie15' 9"OF/1BGallia AcademyGallipolisEducation
8Cooper, Alexis15' 6"P/OFSoutheasternChillicotheEducation
9Fox, Sadie15' 6"C/UT/PMeigs CountyMiddleportEducation
6Hobson, Shelby15' 3"2B/OFGroveport MadisonGroveportHuman Biology
18Howard, Mary15' 6"PWaverlyWaverlyPharmacy
10Ison, Cynthia15' 2"C/3BWaverlyChillicotheNursing
11Mathews, Danielle15' 2"OFWadsworthCreolaBusiness
32Perie, Jenna15' 7"CGreenfield McClainGreenfieldEducation
33Roque, Rachel15' 1"OF/SSWahamaNew Haven, WVUndecided
1Selby, Hannah25' 4"OFCharles W. BakerChillicotheLaw Enforcement
13Sturgell, Emilee15' 8"1B/OFWestlandGallowayBiology
5Warren, Brantly25' 5"2B/OFUniotoPaducah, KYUndecided
DateOpponentOverall/ORCCResult
2017 Hilltoppers Schedule
2/16/2017 - TBD PRE-SEASON
2/17/2017 - 6:00 PM @ Sinclair Community College (Dayton)
2/18/2017 - 12:00 PM vs OUC Alumni (VA Stadium)
2/24/2017 - TBD Spring Training, Pensacola Beach
2/25/2017 - TBD Spring Training, Pensacola Beach
2/26/2017 - TBD Spring Training, Pensacola Beach
2/27/2017 - TBD Spring Training, Pensacola Beach
2/28/2017 - TBD Spring Training, Pensacola Beach
3/1/2017 - TBD Spring Training, Pensacola Beach
3/2/2017 - TBD REGULAR SEASON
3/3/2017 - 1:00 PM vs Rio Grande JV (VA Stadium) 1-1 / 0-0 L 15-4 / W 9-8
3/12/2017 - 1:00 PM vs Lakeland Community College (CHS) 1-3 / 0-0 L 7-6 / L 13-9
3/19/2017 - 1:00 PM @ Wilmington College Canceled
3/19/2017 - 1:00 PM Sinclair Community College @ Xenia, OH 3-3 / 0-0 W 12-6 / W 9-7
3/24/2017 - 1:00 PM vs Rochester College (VA Stadium) 4-3 / 0-0 W 9-4
3/24/2017 - 5:00 PM vs University of Cincinnati - Clermont (VA Stadium) 5-3 / 0-0 W 8-0
3/25/2017 - 2:00 PM vs Wright State - Lake (Mount Logan Field) 6-4 / 0-0 W 13-11 / L 9-6
3/31/2017 - 3:00 PM @ Ohio Christian University Canceled
4/2/2017 - 1:00 PM @ Wright State - Lake Canceled
4/2/2017 - 1:00 PM @ Miami University - Middletown 8-4 / 2-0 W 21-0 / W 22-2
4/7/2017 - 3:00 PM vs Lorain County @ VA Stadium 10-4 / 2-0 W 9-4 / W 10-2
4/8/2017 - 2:00 PM vs Kent State - Tuscarawas (TBA Site) 12-4 / 2-0 W 11-3 / W 12-4
4/9/2017 - 11:00 AM vs Ohio University - Zanesville (VA Stadium) 13-5 / 3-1 L 15-3 / W 8-6
4/14/2017 - 3:00 PM @ University of Cincinnati - Clermont, Batavia, OH Canceled
4/15/2017 - 1:00 PM vs Sinclair Community College (Mount Logan Field) 14-6 / 3-1 L 13-4 / W 13-12
4/21/2017 - 3:00 PM @ Clark State - Springfield, OH Canceled
4/22/2017 - 1:00 PM @ Ohio University - Lancaster 16-6 / 5-1 W 9-1 / W 7-5
4/23/2017 - 1:00 PM vs Cleary University (VA Stadium) 16-8 / 5-1 L 4-1 / L 11-1
4/23/2017 - 11:00 AM vs Miami University - Hamilton (VA Stadium) 18-8 / 7-1 W 7-0 / W 7-0
4/29/2017 - TBD Tournament - OUC vs Ohio University - Lancaster 19-8 / 7-1 W 4-1
4/30/2017 - TBD Tournament - OUC vs Ohio University - Zanesville 20-8 / 7-1 W 5-0
4/30/2017 - TBD Tournament - OUC vs Ohio University - Zanesville 21-8 / 7-1 W 6-4
TitleContactsPhone NumberOffice
2017 Hilltoppers Contacts
Head CoachGeorge BeckC: 740.649-8804Shoemaker Center Coaches Office
Assistant CoachChristina BeckT: 740.649.6959
George Beck, Head Coach
Christina Beck, Assistant Coach

 

Please click (here) to download and view the team statistical history from 2005 thru the 2017 season in .PDF format.

 

Please click (here) to download and view the year to year results from 2005 thru the 2017 season in .PDF format.

 

2016 Women's Softball Schedule

 

2016 Women's Softball Roster

 

2015 Womens Softball Schedule

 

2015 Womens Softball Roster