ATHENS, Ohio – 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.
The Yellow Jackets are coming off of a 33-20 record last season. Returning Cedarville this season is Brianne O'Dell who let the team with a .430 batting average with 77 hits, 40 runs scored, 21 doubles, three triples and six home runs to go along with her team-leading 57 RBI.
In the circle, Danielle Wolgamot led the team with a 2.61 ERA, with Rachel Furman also returns after registering a 16-9 record with a 2.67 ERA and 127 strikeouts.
Returning to the field is redshirt senior Taylor Saxton (Circleville, Ohio). In the 2017 campaign, Saxton was tied for second on the team in runs scored, and third on the team in batting average (.313) and hits (51). She also lead the team in stolen bases last season with 18.
Also, returning to the mound is senior pitcher Danielle Stiene (Loveland, Ohio) after she posted a 14-8 record last season, pitching 137.0 innings and striking out 167 batters along the way. Stiene also garnered a 2.40 ERA in 28 appearances on the hill for the Bobcats.
The Bobcats are 2-2 in their fall season, coming off of two doubleheaders last weekend.