After their seven-game win streak was snapped on Sunday, the Bobcats (7-6, 3-1 Mid-American Conference) hosts conference opponent Western Michigan for a four-game weekend series. Ohio has a chance to get back to its winning ways against the Broncos, who are sitting at the bottom of the Mid-American Conference standings.
Opponent: Western Michigan Broncos
First pitch: 3 p.m. (Friday), 1 p.m. (Saturday game one), 3 p.m. (Saturday game two), Noon (Sunday)
Venue: Ohio Softball Field
Live stats: https://www.ohiobobcats.com/sports/sball/2020-21/boxscores/20210326_a9nx.xml
Meet the opponent
In the circle
Rissa Bajusz (1-4, 4.85 ERA, 26.0 IP)
Reily Galloway (2-6, 5.15 ERA, 36.2 IP)
Autumn Godwin (1-0, 5.38 ERA, 13.0 IP)
Mackenzie Swinehart (50 AB, .420 avg., 6 RBI)
Sydney Stefanick (45 AB, .400 avg., 14 RBI)
Sophia Ehlers (45 AB, .333 avg., 6 RBI)
The Bobcats have not faced the Broncos since the 2017 season due to last season being canceled due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Ohio took its last series against Western Michigan 2-1 in another weekend series. This will be Ohio coach Kenzie Roark’s first time against the Broncos.