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Ohio’s starting pitcher Evan Geist had a no-hit the Georgia State Panthers through five innings on Sunday, but the home team finally got to the lefthander in the sixth inning for three runs to give the Panthers a 3-1 win and a sweep of the visiting Bobcats.

On the fourth and final day of the 2015 Mid-American Conference Championships, Ohio swimmer Laura Dawson shined the brightest, winning two events, claiming the Most Outstanding Swimming Award and leading her team to a sixth place finish.

For the first time in 20 years, the Bobcats clinched the Mid-American Conference regular season title Saturday with a 67-47 win over Bowling Green. Ohio improved to 23-4 on the season and 14-2 in the MAC.

This isn’t what anybody expected coming into the season. The Ohio men’s basketball team traveled to Akron on Friday night in an attempt to complete the season sweep of the Zips.

After finishing 6-6 and being left out of a bowl game for the first time in five years, the Ohio football team is already eager to kick off its 2015 campaign. With spring practices beginning last Saturday, the Bobcats have their sights set on next season.

Not only did the Bobcats beat Buffalo 78-70 on Wednesday night, but they also set a new record for most 3-pointers made in a season and clinched their first Mid-American Conference East title in school history. The win moves the Bobcats to 22-4 overall and 13-2 in the MAC.

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The No. 10 seed Waverly Tigers grabbed their second upset victory in a row Saturday when they defeated the No. 2 seed of Alexander 42-33.


For clarification purposes, we will refer to the Quinnipiac Bobcats as the ‘Cats. 

When it comes to Ohio softball, many of the team’s games have been decided by which team starts the strongest. 

Mikayla Cooper only struck out 19 times during her entire high school career at Rutherford B. Hayes High School, but she quickly found that playing softball in college is much different than it is in Delaware, Ohio. 

The "Eagles Nest" hosted two Eastern girls for the last time. Seniors Brenna Bailey and Lindsay Hupp had to wipe away pre game tears and put on their game faces, along with their teammates, as the Lady Eagles defeated the Lady Tornadoes of Southern by a final score of 60-33.

Basketball is a game of runs. But one of those runs usually isn't a 26-0 run to begin the game.

That's how the Alexander Lady Spartans (16-6) started Thursday night's game, and they kept it going to get a 56-27 victory over the River Valley Lady Raiders.

Two Division I administrators with extensive basketball backgrounds have been named to the Division I Men’s Basketball Committee.

Ohio coach Aaron Rodgers announced his 2015 signing class Tuesday. This is the first class that Rodgers has been able to spend a full recruiting cycle on and he has chosen to add a lot of forwards and forward-thinking midfielders to the Bobcats. 

Two teams came into McAfee Gymnasium on Wednesday night and one left as TVC-Ohio champions.

The game between the Alexander Lady Spartans and Nelsonville-York Lady Buckeyes may have been for sole-possession of first place in the TVC-Ohio, but that wasn’t the only reason this was an important game.

When you score 53 points in two wins in college basketball, you are bound to garner some attention.

The Meigs High School Chaplain led the team in a pre-game devotion about David and Goliath to get the Marauders pumped up before their game against Nelsonville York.