2017-18 Ohio Softball News

  • Stiene’s 14 Strikeouts Leads Ohio Softball to 3-0 Victory Against Jacksonville State
    February 18, 2018
    Led by a career-high 14 strikeouts from starting pitcher Danielle Stiene, the Ohio softball team (3-2) wrapped up the final day at the Madeira Beach Invitational, defeating Jacksonville State (5-6), 3-0. The Bobcats wrapped up their first weekend of play going 3-2 with two shutouts from Stiene.
  • Ohio Softball Concludes Second Day at Madeira Beach Invitational
    February 17, 2018
    The Ohio softball team (2-2) returned to action on Saturday, Feb. 17 in the second day of the EMU Madeira Beach Invitational, with the Bobcats dropping their two contests, falling to Lipscomb (5-0), 12-4 in nine innings, and then falling to UMass (3-4), 7-2 in the final game of the day.
  • 2018 Ohio Softball Team Looks to Write Their Own Story
    February 16, 2018
    Losing a doubleheader in the Mid-American Conference Tournament championship — which eliminated Ohio from NCAA Tournament contention — will leave any team sour. But coach Jodi Hermanek, in her tenth year at Ohio, has dealt with losses in conference championship games in the past. Her softball team’s have always gone right back to work, reloaded with another strong class of freshmen and mentally made sure the losses were put in the past.
  • Ohio Softball Opens 2018 with Victories Over Virginia and UNCG
    February 16, 2018
    Led by stellar pitching performances from both senior Danielle Stiene and freshman Madi McCrady, the Ohio softball team (2-0) opened the 2018 season with two victories during the first day of the EMU Madeira Beach Invitational. The Bobcats opened up the day with a 4-0 win over Virginia (2-5) and then followed that up by defeating UNC Greensboro (4-2), 5-2.
  • Ohio Softball Opens 2018 at Madeira Beach Invitational
    February 15, 2018
    Under tenth-year head coach Jodi Hermanek, the Ohio softball team will open the 45th season of Bobcat softball when they travel to Madeira Beach, Fla. to participate in the Madeira Beach Invitational, Feb. 16-18. While there the Bobcats will play five games in three days with matchups against Virginia, UNCG, Lipscomb, UMass and Jacksonville State.
  • Ohio Softball Selected Second in MAC East
    February 09, 2018
    The Ohio softball team was selected to finish second in the Mid-American Conference East Division in the coaches’ preseason poll, the league announced today.
  • Ohio Softball Announces January Jingle Dates
    November 21, 2017
    The Ohio Softball team has announced two dates for the annual January Jingle Camp. The camps will take place January 14 and January 21 at Walter Fieldhouse. The camps are open to girls from 7th-12th grade.
  • Ohio Softball Announces 2018 Schedule
    November 20, 2017
    The Ohio softball program has released its 2018 schedule, head coach Jodi Hermanek announced today (Nov. 20). The schedule includes seven teams from last year’s NCAA Tournament, including Big 12 opponent Baylor, who played in the Women’s College World Series last season. The schedule also includes three teams out of the ACC, two out of the A10, and one out of the SEC. The Bobcats’ season includes nonconference matchups against Virginia, NC State, Kentucky, Pittsburgh, and Dayton.
  • Ohio Softball Adds Kohl to 2018-19 Signing Class
    November 15, 2017
    The Ohio softball program has added right handed pitcher Mackensie Kohl to the 2018-19 signing class, head coach Jodi Hermanek announced today (Nov. 15). The addition of Kohl brings the signing class to four.
  • Ohio Softball Adds Three During Early Signing Period
    November 09, 2017
    The Ohio softball program announced the addition of three student-athletes in the early signing period for the 2018-19 class, head coach Jodi Hermanek announced today (Nov. 9).
  • Ten Ohio Softball Players Named 2016-17 Easton/NFCA NCAA Division I Scholar-Athletes
    October 11, 2017
    Ten members of the 2016-17 Ohio softball team were named 2016-17 Easton/National Fastpitch Coaches Association NCAA Division I Scholar-Athletes, the organization announced.
  • Manley Brings Softball Knowledge to Ohio and Team USA
    October 03, 2017
    It’s a sunny afternoon in the summer and school hasn’t started yet, which means Jeremy Manley is trying to kill some time. 
  • Ohio Softball Wraps Up Fall Slate with Cedarville
    September 28, 2017
    The Ohio softball team concludes its fall season on Saturday, Sept. 30 with a doubleheader against Cedarville. First pitch is set for 4 p.m. at the Ohio Softball Field.
  • Ohio Softball Opens Fall Slate This Weekend
    September 18, 2017
    The Ohio softball team will begin its fall season this weekend, starting Saturday, Sept. 23 as the Bobcats host a doubleheader with the Thundering Herd of Marshall. First pitch is set for Noon at the Ohio Softball Field. Ohio will then conclude the weekend facing Ohio Dominican and Ohio Valley on Sunday, Sept. 24. Game time is set for 1 p.m. at the OSF.
  • Ohio Softball Releases Fall Schedule
    August 23, 2017
    The Ohio softball team has released its 2017 fall schedule, head coach Jodi Hermanek announced today.
  • Ohio Softball Adds Donovan to Staff
    August 16, 2017
    The Ohio softball team has added Brooke Donovan to the staff as a volunteer assistant coach for the 2017-18 season, head coach Jodi Hermanek announced today.