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Athletics News

Jun 13
OHIO Hockey unveils 60th season anniversary logo
OHIO Hockey has unveiled a special logo that will be used to celebrate its 60th season.

Jun 8
Volleyball's 2017 recruiting class earns high honorable mention
The Ohio volleyball program's 2017 recruiting recently received High Honorable Mention from PrepVolleyball.com.

Jun 5
Michael Harris and Dan Bremner added to OHIO Hockey staff
OHIO Hockey has announced the additions of Michael Harris and Dan Bremner to the coaching staff for the 2017-18 season.

May 31
Kickoff and television times announced for 2017 OHIO football games
The Mid-American Conference has announced several kick off times and television information for 2017 football games. The Bobcats' season begins Sept. 2 with a 7 p.m. game against Hampton.

May 30
Former wrestler Dwight Gardner to be inducted into MAC Hall of Fame May 31
Dwight Gardner will be inducted in the MAC Hall of Fame on Wednesday, May 31 during the MAC Honor's Dinner.

Baseball wins MAC and trip to NCAA Championship Lexington Regional
The No. 4 regionally-seeded Bobcats will square off against No. 1 regionally-seeded Kentucky on Friday at noon at Cliff Hagan Stadium in Lexington, Kentucky.

May 25
Copperheads to sell Passion Works Studio designed T-shirts
Passion Works is a studio where Athens community members, with and without disabilities, come to express their artistic talents. Get yours on June 8 at Homer’s Homecoming or at any Copperheads home game.

May 10
Two Bobcats among hockey association's All-Americans
The American Collegiate Hockey Association has named OHIO Hockey team players Joey Breslin and Jacob Houston All-Americans.

May 4
Golfer Peyton White qualifies for 2017 NCAA West Lafayette Regional
Senior golfer Peyton White has qualified for the 2017 NCAA Championships West Lafayette Regional as one of 45 individuals selected to compete in the six NCAA Regionals. He becomes the first Bobcat to compete in NCAA Regionals since 2002.

May 3
Softball announces summer camps schedule
The Ohio softball team has announced five youth summer softball camps in June, the coaching staff announced today. This year the Bobcats will hold two Elite Softball Skills Camps and three Little Bobcats camps.

May 2
Peyton White took unlikely path to become one of top players in OHIO men's golf history
Peyton White will depart Ohio as one of the all-time greats, piling up 16 top-10 finishes, including three tournament wins. He also became the first Bobcat to garner First Team All-Mid-American Conference honors since 2002.

May 1
Football’s Tarell Basham chosen 80th in 2017 NFL Draft
Bobcats defensive end Tarell Basham was chosen by the Indianapolis Colts as the No. 80 overall pick in the 2017 National Football League Draft Friday. He was the third Mid-American Conference player drafted.

Apr 28
OHIO Hockey names captains for 2017-18 season
Senior forward Mike Palasics and junior defenseman Grant Hazel were named assistant captains for OHIO Hockey’s next season while senior defenseman Jacob Faiella was selected captain.

Apr 26
Copperheads fill all directors jobs with undergraduates for first time
In early April, Ohio University graduate students and faculty gathered for GradFest, a day full of activities for graduate students to further their career development.

Apr 25
OHIO Club Golf team qualifies for national championship for first time
For the first time, the Ohio University Club Golf team has qualified for the Spring 2017 National Collegiate Club Golf Association (NCCGA) National Tournament.

OHIO Hockey’s Jacob Houston named finalist for ACHA Rookie of the Year
OHIO Hockey freshman defenseman Jacob Houston was named a finalist for the American Collegiate Hockey Association (ACHA) National Rookie of the Year Award.

OHIO Hockey hosts 2017 Senior Banquet, names player awards
OHIO Hockey hosted the annual end-of-season Senior Banquet Sunday afternoon and named the 2016-17 player awards.

Apr 23
OHIO Hockey named finalist for ACHA National Community Service Award
OHIO Hockey was one of three finalists for the American Collegiate Hockey Association (ACHA) National Community Service Award, which the team won in 2015.

Apr 12
Southern Ohio Copperheads baseball tickets on sale
Copperheads’ home games at Ohio University’s Bob Wren Stadium provide a family friendly atmosphere and the best summer entertainment in Athens. Fans can purchase a general admission season ticket to all 21 home games for $80.

Apr 3
Southern Ohio Copperheads preparing to kick off 16th season
The 2017 season’s festivities kick off on June 8 when fans can join Copperheads players and their mascot, Homer, for a special opening season event. Opening Day is June 9.

Mar 22
Athletics announces multiyear partnership with adidas
The Ohio University Athletics Department has agreed to a multi-year exclusive partnership with adidas beginning in July of 2017 announced Ohio Director of Athletics Jim Schaus.

Mar 16
Football team begins spring camp [VIDEO]
The Ohio football team under head coach Frank Solich, who is entering his 13th season at the helm of the Bobcats program, began spring practice Monday morning at Walter Fieldhouse.

Mar 6
Shakur Laney takes 125-title at 2017 MAC Wrestling Championships
Sophomore Shakur Laney took the Mid-American Conference Championship Sunday in the 125-class in Cedar Falls, Iowa, and earned an automatic qualifying spot to the NCAA Championships.

Women's Basketball set to host first round game against Eastern Michigan
The fifth-seeded Ohio women’s basketball team will begin its 2017 Mid-American Conference Tournament run at 6 p.m. Monday, March 6 by hosting 12th-seeded Eastern Michigan in the Convocation Center.

Feb 27
OUC softball team hosts fundamentals clinic for the Pioneer Center of Ross County
The Lady Hilltoppers hosted a softball clinic for students with developmental disabilities to build camaraderie through a mutual love of sports.

Feb 23
Volleyball announces coaching staff additions
<br />Fourth-year Ohio volleyball head coach Deane Webb announced the addition of Rodnei Santos as assistant coach and his wife, Laura Santos, as director of operations on Wednesday. The married couple spent the 2016 volleyball season at Oregon State.

Feb 8
Wrestling's Kelly, track & field's Atkinson are Scholar-Athletes of the Week
As part of the mission of Intercollegiate Athletics to celebrate the achievements of our students both in the classroom and on the field of play, OhioBobcats.com will honor the successes of both a male and female student-athlete.

Jan 25
@OhioBobcats Swimming and Diving named CSCAA Scholar Athlete All-American Team
he Ohio swimming and diving team has earned the distinction of being named a Scholar All-American team by the College Swimming Coaches Association of America by earning a team cumulative grade point average of a 3.48 in the last fall semester.

Men's Basketball's Feb. 4 game vs. Akron picked up by CBS Sports Network
The Ohio Men's Basketball Team's Feb. 4 contest against Mid-American Conference East Division rival Akron has been picked up by CBS Sports Network and will now tip at noon from the Convocation Center.

Jan 23
OHIO Hockey delegation headed to Kazakhstan for 2017 Winter World University Games
On Thursday, OHIO Hockey Head Coach Sean Hogan and four of his players – Joey Breslin, Matthew Hartman, Michael LaFrenier and Matthew Rudin – will board a plane for Almaty, Kazakhstan, where they will compete in the 2017 Winter World University Games as part of the U.S. Men’s National University Team.

Jan 20
OHIO Hockey’s Jan. 27 Ice Ghosts Exhibition Charity Game to benefit cancer research
The Ohio University Hockey Team will be hosting its sixth annual Ice Ghosts Exhibition Charity Game, benefitting cancer research, at 7:30 p.m. Friday, Jan. 27, in OHIO’s Bird Arena.

Jan 12
Football's Javon Hagan is FWAA Freshman All-American
Hagan, who is also the Mid-American Conference Freshman of the Year and Second-Team All-MAC, was the only MAC player selected.

Jan 3
'The Saul Phillips Show' Returns Thursday Night
The 'Saul Phillips Show' is back on Thursday on the Ohio IMG Sports Network from 6-7 p.m. The program is at Broney's on Court Street in uptown Athens,

Dec 7
Four OHIO Hockey players headed to 2017 Winter World University Games
Four members of the Ohio University Hockey Team have been selected for the U.S. Men's National University Team that will compete in the 2017 Winter World University Games in Kazakhstan.

Dec 6
Bus packages offered to Dollar General Bowl
Ohio Athletics is offering a bus trip for fans to attend the game and experience Alabama. The travel package is $50 for current students, and $150 for the general public.

Football's Tarell Basham accepts invite to Reese's Senior Bowl
The Resse’s Senior Bowl announced Monday that Ohio University defensive end Tarell Basham accepted an invitation to compete at the event in 2017.

Dec 5
OHIO Hockey to host Appreciation Weekend on Dec. 9 and 10
OHIO Hockey will host an appreciation of police, fire, EMS, nurses and teachers during its Dec. 9 and 10 series against Robert Morris University-Illinois.

A Q&A with OHIO Hockey Coach Sean Hogan
Hogan was recently named head coach of the U.S. Men’s National University Team.

Dec 4
Football to face Troy in Dec. 23 Dollar General Bowl
After a 10-year hiatus from Mobile, Alabama, the OHIO Football Team will travel there to face Troy in the 2016 Dollar General Bowl.

Nov 29
Hockey to host third annual Teddy Bear Toss on Saturday
The #2 ranked OHIO Hockey will host their third annual “Teddy Bear Toss,” this Saturday vs. #12 Lindenwood University. Fans are encouraged to bring a new, unwrapped, stuffed toy to throw on the ice.

Nov 23
Antonio Campbell named MAC East Division Player Of The Week
OHIO senior Antonio Campbell has been named the Mid-American Conference East Division Player of the Week. The reigning MAC Player of the Year has garnered weekly conference honors three times in his career.

MAC Football Championship tickets now on sale for Dec. 2 game
Ohio Football has clinched a spot in the 2016 Marathon MAC Football Championship Game, and fans are encouraged to follow the Bobcats to Detroit.

Nov 20
Ohio Football will wrap up the regular season against Akron on Tuesday in Peden Stadium
Ohio Football will wrap up the regular season against Akron at 7 p.m. on Tuesday in Peden Stadium. The game is for the MAC East title.

Women's Basketball to Host Northern Kentucky on Monday
The Women’s Basketball Team continues its three-game home stand on Monday when they host Northern Kentucky at 7 p.m.

Nov 16
OHIO Hockey visits local elementary school
OHIO Hockey made one of its annual appearances at local schools this week, visiting a kindergarten class at East Elementary School in Athens.

Nov 9
Men's Basketball's Antonio Campbell named to Lute Olson Award Preseason Watch List
Senior forward Antonio Campbell has been named to The Lute Olson Award Preseason Watch List, which was announced on Monday, Nov. 7.

Oct 31
Game day traffic flow changes and parking lot closures announced for OHIO Bobcat football’s first Thursday night game
Game day traffic flow changes and parking lot closures announced for OHIO Bobcat football’s first Thursday night game

Oct 20
OHIO Hockey head coach named head coach for U.S. National University Team
Sean Hogan, head coach for OHIO Hockey, has been named the head coach of the U.S. Men’s National University Team that will compete in the 2017 Winter World University Games Jan. 28-Feb. 8 in Almaty, Kazakhstan, USA Hockey announced this week.

Oct 13
Safety measures to change game day traffic flow for Saturday's home football game
Bobcat football fans traveling to the Oct. 15 game against Eastern Michigan at Peden Stadium should be aware of new traffic pattern changes to heighten fan safety on game day.

Oct 11
Basketball celebration to tip-off 2016-17 season
Athletics will host #HoopsFest16 to tip-off the 2016-17 men's and women's basketball seasons. The event will take place on Saturday, Nov. 5, in conjunction with Dad's Weekend.