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Athletics News

Nov 23
Volleyball sweeps way to ninth MAC Tournament crown
In the Mid-American Conference Championship final, Ohio (25-6) swept top-seeded Northern Illinois in three sets on Sunday. The Bobcats will return to the NCAA Tournament for the first time since 2013.

Nov 10
OHIO to celebrate Zero Waste Week with series of campus events
Ohio University will join thousands of local organizers to celebrate America Recycles Day, a national initiative of Keep America Beautiful, with a Zero Waste Week of events from November 14 – 20, 2015, to raise awareness about recycling and waste on campus.

Softball releases 2016 schedule
The Ohio softball program has released its upcoming 2016 schedule. The schedule includes five teams from last year’s NCAA Tournament, two teams out of the SEC, two from the Big 10, one Big 12 team and three teams from the ACC.

Nov 9
Brother, sister show off Bobcat Pride on OHIO Cheerleading Team (VIDEO)
Nikki and Chase Worcester are believed to be the first brother and sister duo to ever serve together on the Ohio University Cheerleading Team.

Nov 5
Maurice Clarett to speak in Athens on Saturday
Maurice Clarett, a former Ohio State Buckeyes football star, will present his talk "1st and Goal," from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 7 in the Baker University Center Ballroom.

Oct 28
OHIO community successfully rallies for GameDay Recycling Challenge
On Oct. 17, Ohio University competed against colleges and universities across the nation in the 2015 GameDay Recycling Challenge, a waste reduction and recycling competition. More than 22,000 football game attendees recycled and composted 7,225 pounds of materials for a 96 percent diversion rate from landfills. That’s almost a third of the weight of the entire Bobcat football team.

Oct 23
Ohio University’s Center for Sports Administration Students Partner with Major League Soccer’s Columbus Crew
Ohio University’s Center for Sports Administration Students Partner with Major League Soccer’s Columbus Crew

Oct 12
OHIO Hockey hosting Military Appreciation Weekend
No. 2-ranked OHIO Hockey is hosting a special Military Appreciation Weekend during its Oct. 16 and 17 series against No. 4-ranked Lindenwood.

Oct 8
Baseball receives MAC Tournament championship rings [VIDEO]
Members of the 2015 Ohio baseball team received their Mid-American Conference tournament championship rings last Saturday during a ceremony in Walter Fieldhouse.

Sep 24
Volleyball to host Little Bobcats All-Skills Camp
The Ohio volleyball program will host a free Little Bobcats All-Skills Clinic on Saturday. The clinic is open to children in eighth grade and younger.

Sep 11
Ohio Football and Go Gold Fund partner at Bobcats home opener
the OHIO Football Team will partner with the Go Gold Fund on Sept. 12 at their home opener against Marshall to raise awareness about the fight against childhood cancer.

Sep 7
OHIO Hockey hosting free Green vs. White game, ‘Skate with the ’Cats'
The OHIO Hockey Team will be hosting a free Green vs. White game beginning at 7:30 p.m. Friday, Sept. 11, at Bird Arena. A free “Skate with the ‘Cats” event will be held immediately following the game.

Aug 27
Ohio Volleyball 2015 season preview
The Mid-American Conference's preeminent program is ready to chase another championship in 2015. The Bobcats have qualified for the NCAA Championship nine of the past 12 years and have won a MAC title in 11 of the past 12 seasons.

Aug 19
OHIO Hockey announces largest-ever Hall of Fame class
OHIO Hockey will induct former player Dan Morris, goaltender Paul Marshall, player Bill Roen and player Leon Rozic.

Aug 11
Bobcats, Solich embark on offseason of changes
After a disappointing 6-6 campaign in 2014, Frank Solich, is entering his 11th season at the helm of the Ohio football program. He sought advice from coaches across the nation in an effort to aid what ailed the program last season.

Aug 6
Football announces fall camp schedule
As Ohio welcomes back its football players Wednesday it will mark the start of the 121st season of intercollegiate football for the Bobcats and the 11th under current head coach Frank Solich.

Aug 5
Bobcat Hockey announces ticket prices, promotions for 2015-16 season
The Ohio University Hockey Team will take the ice at Bird Arena 25 times this season, and Bobcat fans now have the opportunity to purchase individual tickets and season ticket packages online for all Bobcat home games.

Aug 3
Cross Country announces 2015 competition schedule
Meets at Dayton, Virginia Tech, and Louisville highlight the upcoming 2015 Ohio men’s and women’s cross country schedule as announced today by head coach Clay Calkins.

OHIO Hockey releases 2015-16 schedule
OHIO Hockey has announced its 2015-16 schedule, which will feature 23 games at Bird Arena on the Athens Campus.

Tickets available for football road games
Tickets for the Ohio Football team's Big Ten Conference matchup at Minnesota are now available for purchase along with tickets to the Bobcats' five additional road contests.<br />

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.