Ohio (15-18, 9-5 Mid-American Conference) will be back in Athens to take on Central Michigan (16-17, 7-4 MAC) in a three-game weekend series. Ohio is 7-1 in its last 8 games.
Opponent: Central Michigan
Venue: Ohio Softball Field
Dates and times: Friday at 3 p.m. and Saturday at 1 and 3 p.m.
How to watch: watch here
Live stats: live stats can be followed here
Meet The Opponent
Individual statistical leaders
Batting average: Michaleigh Vallimont (.355)
OPS: Shannon Stein (1.168)
Hits: Abbey Tolmie (36)
Home runs: Stein (11)
RBI: Stein (29)
Innings pitched: Grace Lehto (98.0)
ERA: Lehto (2.86)
Player to watch
Lehto — The sophomore pitcher leads the team in nearly every major pitching statistical category and has thrown 12 complete games, as well as three complete-game shutouts.
Ohio holds an unfavorable record against Central Michigan since 2001, with just a 6-16 record. Its last matchup against the Chippewas resulted in an 8-7 loss on May 16, 2021.