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Athletics News

Jul 27
Maurice Ndour signs with Dallas Mavericks
Former Ohio men's basketball forward Maurice Ndour has signed with the NBA's Dallas Mavericks, the organization announced on July 21.

Ten Bobcats named MAC Distinguished Scholar Athletes
The Mid-American Conference announced today the Distinguished Scholar Athletes from 16 winter and spring sports during this 2014-15 academic season as 359 student-athletes were voted by faculty athletic representatives at MAC institutions representing the ‘best of the best’ from each sports Academic All-MAC Teams.

Jul 20
Lancaster Campus athletics wins Ohio Regional Campus Conference All Sports Award
The Ohio University Lancaster Athletic Department was awarded the 2014-2015 Ohio Regional Campus Conference All Sports Award. The All Sports award is given to to the school that accumulates the most points competing in the eight conference sports. Points are awarded according to how each school finishes in the standings of their respected sport.

Jul 9
Center Lucas Powell named To Rimington Trophy Watch List
Ohio senior center Lucas Powell was named to the Rimington Trophy Watch List announced the Rimingtom Trophy committee Wednesday. 

Three golfers named WGCA All-American Scholars
Jessica McRae, Julie Lechner, and Lauren McKinzie of the Ohio Women's Golf team have received recognition as All-American Scholars by the Women's Golf Coaches Association.

Jul 2
Athletics announces partnership with Spectra
Athletics has announced an upgrade to its online ticketing and donation systems that begins July 1.

Jun 16
Heltion breaks OHIO Hockey’s single season record for goals against average
OHIO Hockey goaltender Ryan Heltion posted a 1.50 goals against average in 15 games played in the 2014-15 season, breaking a record set in the 2003-04 season.

Jun 8
CBS Sports Network to televise MAC football and basketball games
CBS Sports Network has reached a multi-year deal to televise college football and basketball games from the Mid-American Conference. The deal begins this season and continues through 2018-19.

Jun 1
Bobcats finish 2015 with second-most wins in a baseball season in program history
OHIO finished the 2015 regular season with 36 victories -- the second-most in program history. The Bobcats captured the MAC tournament title and earned the league's automatic bid to the NCAA tournament for the first time since 1997.

OHIO continues to see Academic Progress Rate numbers rise
The OHIO athletic department continues to see strong postings as the NCAA released its latest Academic Progress Rate numbers.

May 25
Bobcats complete improbable run to MAC baseball title
The No. 3 seeded Bobcats claimed the 2015 MAC Championship behind four home runs and brilliant pitching on Sunday. They play nationally-seeded Illinois on Friday in the NCAA Tournament.

May 13
Athletics unveils new five-year strategic plan
Athletics unveiled a new five-year strategic plan on Wednesday titled, "One Team. One Vision." The working document will serve as a guide in charting its future direction.

Eastern Campus claims first state golf crown
The Ohio University Eastern golf team won its first state golf championship.

May 6
Eastern Campus claims first ORCC golf title
The Ohio University Eastern golf team swept the last two tournaments of the regular season to claim the 2015 Ohio Regional Campus Conference title for the first time in the campus' history.

OHIO Hockey earns national community service award
The American Collegiate Hockey Association awarded the Ohio University Bobcat hockey team with its annual ACHA Division I award for “Outstanding Charitable Volunteerism and Charitable Fundraising.”

OHIO Hockey player honored by ACHA as All-American
OHIO Hockey sophomore forward Joey Breslin was named a Third Team All-American this past weekend by the American Collegiate Hockey Association.

Apr 29
Lancaster Campus baseball team wins ORCC East Division title for 4th straight year
The Ohio University Lancaster baseball team completed conference play on Sunday with a 12-0 conference record and won its fourth straight Ohio Regional Campus Conference East Division title.

Apr 28
Ohio University Eastern honored by the OVAC
Ohio University Eastern has been selected as the sixth recipient of the Denny Magruder Distinguished Service Award by the Ohio Valley Athletic Conference Hall of Fame Committee.

Apr 27
Athletics celebrates successful year at CATSPYS
OHIO Athletics celebrated another successful year at the annual CATSPY Awards on Monday on April 20

Apr 22
Women's Basketball awarded NCAA Division I Women's Basketball Shooting Award
On April 4, during the Women's Final Four, the OHIO women's basketball team was awarded the NCAA Division I Women's Basketball Shooting Award for most improved field-goal percentage for the 2014-15 season.

Apr 21
OHIO Hockey hosts annual Senior Banquet, presents player awards
The Ohio University Hockey Team hosted its annual end-of-season Senior Banquet Sunday afternoon and named the 2014-15 player awards.

Apr 20
Lancaster Campus athletes celebrate special accomplishments
Three Ohio University Lancaster athletes are celebrating special achievements in their individual sports that all happened on the very same day. Saturday, April 11 was a big day for OUL athletics.

OHIO Hockey named a finalist for National Community Service Award
The American Collegiate Hockey Association (ACHA) has named the Ohio University Hockey Team as a finalist for the ACHA National Community Service Award.

Apr 9
Ohio Athletics Surpasses "The Promise Lives" Fundraising Goal
As part of Ohio University's The Promise Lives Campaign, Ohio Athletics has surpassed its departmental goal of $22.5 million toward the overall $450 million Campaign goal.

Mar 24
Women's Basketball historic season ends with NCAA Tournament loss
The Ohio women's basketball team completed its best season in school history, falling to Arizona State in the opening round on Saturday.

Mar 17
NCAA Women's Basketball Tournament tickets available
Tickets for Ohio Women's Basketball's NCAA Tournament First Round game are now on sale. No. 14 seed Ohio will face No. 3 seed Arizona State on Saturday, March 21, at 6:30 p.m. EDT.

Mar 15
Women's Basketball NCAA Selection Show watch party set For Monday
Join the Bobcats on Monday night for the official NCAA Selection Show Watch Party at Buffalo Wild Wings in Athens.

Women's Basketball wins MAC Tournament
The Ohio women's basketball team clinched its first MAC Tournament championship since 1986 and its first NCAA Tournament bid since 1995 on Saturday.

Mar 10
Ndour and Willis represent Bobcats on 2015 All-MAC Men's Basketball Teams
Ohio men's basketball seniors Maurice Ndour and Javarez "Bean" Willis recently garnered All-MAC Honorable Mention honors.

Mar 9
Cody Walters claims title at MAC Wrestling Tournament
Junior Cody Walters claimed his third consecutive crown 174-pound title, leading the Bobcats to a third-place finish in the MAC Wrestling Tournament.

Mens Basketball opens MAC Tournament at Western Michigan on Monday
It's survive and advance time for the No. 11-seeded Bobcats as they travel to No. 6-seeded Western Michigan in a 2015 Mid-American Conference Tournament first-round game on Monday.

Mar 3
Lancaster Campus women's basketball team wins second consecutive state title
The Ohio University Lancaster Women’s Basketball team won their second consecutive state title on Sunday. The women defeated Ohio State University Newark by a score of 72 to 60 to become state champions. The game was played in OUL’s Brasee Hall gym.

Feb 27
Men's Basketball faces Akron tonight on ESPNU
Ohio University Men's Basketball plays Akron tonight in a nationally televised game on ESPNU.

Feb 24
Swimming and diving team ready for MAC Championships
The Ohio women's swimming and diving team looks to earn its 12th Mid-American Conference title this weekend.

Feb 17
Both Lancaster Campus basketball teams advance to final four
The Ohio University Lancaster Men’s and Women’s basketball are headed to the final four.  Both teams earned their spots in the Ohio Regional Campus State Tournament Final Four by playing extremely well last weekend.

Feb 10
Lancaster Campus women's basketball team wins ORCC East Division for 5th straight year
The Ohio University Lancaster Women’s Basketball team clinched their fifth straight Ohio Regional Campus Conference East Division title Saturday afternoon after defeating OSU Mansfield 63-43.

Feb 6
Football welcomes 24 newcomers on National Signing Day
Ohio Football Head Coach Frank Solich announced Wednesday the addition of 24 newcomers as part of National Signing Day.

Feb 5
Ohio University Lancaster men’s basketball team wins second straight conference title
The Ohio University Lancaster’s men’s basketball team clinched their second straight Ohio Regional Campus Conference East Division title after defeating Ohio University Eastern 94-70 last Saturday.

Feb 2
Ohio University Eastern’s Kelsey Holloway has a weekend to remember
Ohio University Eastern's Kelsey Holloway received her letter of acceptance to attend graduate school on Friday and then scored 51 points during a basketball game on Saturday.

Jan 28
Football to host 2015 signing day reception Feb. 4
Fans can get the first look at the 2015 OHIO football freshman class on Wednesday, Feb. 4 at Peden Stadium at a signing day reception.

Volleyball welcomes five recruits to 2015 recruiting class
Volleyball Head Coach Deane Webb will welcome in his first recruiting class in the fall of 2015. It consists of five players.

Jan 26
Eastern Campus’ Kelsey Holloway goes out in style
Ohio University Eastern senior guard Kelsey Holloway was honored prior to Sunday’s game versus Ohio University Zanesville for her many accomplishments on and off the court, which include leading the Panthers to the 2012 Ohio Regional Campus State Championship and being named tournament MVP.

Dec 15
OHIO Hockey players, coach to participate in Winter World University Games
Four members of the Ohio University Hockey Team will be traveling to Spain in February to represent the United States and Bobcat Nation at the 2015 Winter World University Games.

Nov 25
Ohio University Eastern trio named All-ORCC
The Ohio Regional Campus Conference released its All-Conference Team recently, and Ohio University Eastern was well represented by middle blocker Kayley Stephens, setter Melissa Stimpert and right side hitter Kelsey Douglass.

Oct 23
Softball participates in team-building activities
The Ohio softball team participated in team-building activities on Saturday, Oct. 18 in which members participated in a number of challenges.

Oct 16
Ohio University Eastern spikers seek back-to-back state crowns
The 2014 Ohio Regional Conference State Volleyball Championships will take place this weekend on the campus of Ohio University Eastern.

Sep 15
Eastern Campus spikers ready to defend crown
The Ohio University Eastern Lady Panthers captured the school's initial Ohio Regional Campus state volleyball title in 2013 and are looking to do so again this year.

Sep 5
Annual Bobcat Blackout football game is Nov. 18
The Ohio University Sports Administration Program and the Department of Intercollegiate Athletics will host the fourth annual Bobcat Blackout football game on Tuesday, Nov. 18 at Peden Stadium.

Aug 21
Ohio IMG Sports Network ready for 2014-15
Another Ohio Athletics season is starting and the Ohio IMG Sports Network is ready to cover it. Every football and men's basketball game broadcast is available network wide.

Aug 11
Ohio Bobcat Club sets annual giving record
The numbers are in and fiscal year 2014 was one for the record books for the Ohio Bobcat Club.  From July 1, 2013 - June 30, 2014 Bobcat supporters helped set a new giving mark for the Ohio Bobcat Club Annual Fund.