2018-19 Ohio Softball Headlines

  • Ohio Softball Sweeps Final Day at Gamecock Invitational 
    February 17, 2019
    The Ohio softball team (6-3) wrapped up play at the 2019 Gamecock Invitational Sunday (Feb. 17), sweeping the day’s competition. The Bobcats defeated Campbell (1-8), 4-3, in game one, and came back later in the afternoon to defeat Charlotte (3-4), 8-6, in the final game. 
  • Ohio Softball Drops Extra Inning Contest to UNCG
    February 16, 2019
    The Ohio softball team continued play at the 2019 Gamecock Invitational on Saturday (Feb. 16), falling to UNC Greensboro, 4-3 in eight innings. Sophomore Katie Yun led Ohio at the plate with three hits, two doubles and three RBI. 
  • Ohio Softball Falls to No.15 South Carolina on Opening Day of Gamecock Invitational 
    February 15, 2019
    Despite a two-out rally in the top of the seventh inning, the Ohio softball team (4-2) fell to No. 15 South Carolina, 4-2, in the opening game of the 2019 Gamecock Invitational Friday night (Feb. 15) inside Carolina Stadium. 
  • Ohio Softball Set for 2019 Gamecock Invitational 
    February 14, 2019
    The Ohio softball team (4-1) will continue their 2019 season in Columbia, S.C. to compete in the Gamecock Invitational. The Bobcats will take on South Carolina on Friday, February 15 at 5 p.m. They continue the tournament on Saturday, February 16 when they play UNC Greensboro at 10 a.m. On Sunday, Ohio will play Campbell at 10 a.m. before finishing the tournament against Charlotte at 3 p.m. 
  • Geno Named MAC Co-Player of the Week
    February 12, 2019
    Ohio softball senior Morgan Geno (Chillicothe, Ohio) has been named the Mid-American Conference Co-Softball Player of the Week, the league announced today (Feb. 12). 
  • Ohio Softball Downs Eastern Illinois on Final Day of Phyllis Rafter Memorial
    February 10, 2019
    The Ohio softball team (4-1) wrapped up play at the 2019 Phyllis Rafter Memorial, defeating Eastern Illinois (2-3), 4-1, Sunday afternoon (Feb. 10) in Kennesaw, Ga.
  • Englant, Kohl Lead Ohio Softball to Sweep at Day Two of Phyllis Rafter Memorial
    February 09, 2019
    Led by a five hit day from sophomore Allie Englant and a masterful first career start from freshman Mackensie Kohl, the Ohio softball team (3-1) wrapped up day two of the 2019 Phyllis Rafter Memorial Saturday (Feb. 9), sweeping the day’s games. The Bobcats defeated Morehead State, 6-1 in the first game before coming back to down host Kennesaw State, 7-2 in the final game of the day. 
  • Ohio Softball Opens 2019 With Split at Phyllis Rafter Memorial
    February 08, 2019
    The Ohio softball team (1-1) opened the 2019 season at the Phyllis Rafter Memorial Friday afternoon (Feb.8) splitting the day’s games. The Bobcats defeated Eastern Illinois, 9-8, helping earn first-year head coach Kenzie Roark her first victory as the Bobcats’ leader.Ohio would fall to Chattanooga, 6-3, later in the day
  • Ohio Softball Opens 2019 Season At Phyllis Rafter Memorial Tournament 
    February 07, 2019
    Under first-year head coach Kenzie Roark, the Ohio softball team will open the 46thseason of Bobcat softball when they travel to Kennesaw, Ga., to participate in the Phyllis Rafter Memorial. While there, the Bobcats will take on Eastern Illinois, Chattanooga, Morehead State and host Kennesaw State. 
  • Ohio Softball Selected Third in MAC Preseason Poll
    February 06, 2019
    The reigning Mid-American Conference Regular Season and Tournament Champion Ohio softball team has been selected third in the 2019 MAC Softball Preseason Poll, the leagues announced today (Fab. 6). The poll was voted on by the league’s 11 head coaches. 
  • January Jingle Camp Cancelled Due to Weather
    January 19, 2019
    Due to the severe winter weather expected for tomorrow (Jan. 20), the Ohio softball team’s January Jingle Camp scheduled for the morning has been cancelled. For questions or information please reach out to Coach Garrett Furnal at gfurnal@ohio.edu. 
  • Ohio Softball Announces January Jingle Camps
    December 31, 2018
    ATHENS, Ohio --The Ohio Softball program will be hosting their annual January Jingle camps on Saturday, Jan. 12th and Sunday, Jan. 20, 2019. This camp is for softball players between 7th through the 12th grade and will take place at Walter Fieldhouse located on Ohio University's campus. Cost of the camp is $175 for the defensive position and hitting instruction portion of the camp, with an option for a $45 add on live pitching and hitting session.
  • Ohio Softball Adds Five During Early Signing Period 
    December 18, 2018
    The Ohio softball program announced the addition of five student-athletes in the early signing period, first-year head coach Kenzie Roark announced today (Dec. 18). Holly Brehm, Alexis Dawe, Sydney Larson, Ryan Shaunghnessy and Molly Troutman are set to join the Bobcats for the 2019-20 season. 
  • Ohio Softball Announces 2019 Schedule
    December 10, 2018
    The reigning Mid-American Conference Regular Season and Tournament Champion Ohio Softball team has released its 2019 schedule, first-year head coach Kenzie Roark announced today (Dec. 10). The Bobcats will face off against nine teams that also saw action in the 2018 NCAA Tournament including; Kennesaw State, South Carolina, UNC Greensboro, BYU, Long Beach State, Saint Francis (Pa.), Mississippi State, Ohio State and Liberty. 
  • Ohio Softball to Hold Alumni Weekend and MAC Championship Ring Ceremony this Weekend
    October 10, 2018
    The 2018 Mid-American Conference Regular Season and Tournament Champion Ohio softball team will host its 2018 Alumni Weekend and MAC Championship ring ceremony this weekend, Oct. 13-14.
  • Ohio Softball Adds Taylor to Coaching Staff
    September 26, 2018
    The Ohio women's softball team has hired Ashley Taylor as an assistant coach, first year head coach Kenzie Roark announced today (Sept. 26). 
  • Ohio Softball Names Furnal Assistant Coach 
    September 25, 2018
    The Ohio softball team has added Garrett Furnal as an assistant coach, first year head coach Kenzie Roark announced today (Sept. 25). 
  • Ohio Softball Announces Fall Schedule Change
    September 11, 2018
    Due to a scheduling conflict, the Ohio softball team's fall doubleheader against the University of Charleston (W. Va.), originally scheduled for Sunday, Sept. 16, has been moved to Sunday, Oct. 14. The doubleheader is set to begin at 12 p.m. at the Ohio Softball Field. 
  • Roark Named Ohio Softball’s Head Coach 
    August 25, 2018
    Kenzie Roark has been named the 11th head coach in the history of the Ohio softball program, as announced by Director of Athletics Jim Schaus on Saturday (Aug. 25).
  • Ohio Softball Announces Fall Schedule
    July 31, 2018
    The Mid-American Conference champion Ohio softball team has released its 2018 fall schedule, head coach Jodi Hermanek announced on Tuesday, July 31.