Ohio (19-19, 13-6 Mid-American Conference) looks to continue its recent hot streak when it takes on Northern Illinois (11-22, 5-12 MAC) at home in a weekend series. Ohio is currently on a three-game winning streak and has taken 11 of its last 15 games.
Opponent: Northern Illinois
Venue: Ohio Softball Field
Times: Saturday at 1 and 3 p.m., Sunday at 12 p.m.
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Live stats: Available here
Meet the opponent
Individual statistical leaders
Batting average: Katie Keller (.433)
OPS: Keller (1.239)
Hits: Keller (42)
Home runs: Keller (Four)
RBI: Keller (32)
Innings pitched: Emily Dato (82.2)
Earned run average: Dato (3.73)
Player to watch
Keller — The senior has been on a tear for the Huskies this season. Keller leads the team in nearly every batting stat, and she has only struck out eight times in 97 at-bats.
Ohio holds a 20-14 record against Northern Illinois since April 29, 2006. The two teams last faced off March 21, 2021, when the Huskies defeated the Bobcats 12-2 in five innings.