Ohio will be looking for some revenge Tuesday night when it hosts Morehead State at Bob Wren Stadium, a team that beat it 19-14 in late March.
Coming off of a sweep of Eastern Michigan over the weekend, Ohio will be looking to stay hot after a stretch in which it has won five of its last six games.
The midweek matchup will be Ohio’s final test before heading to Toledo to take on a tough opponent in conference play. Here is everything you need to know about Morehead State:
Opponent: Morehead State (15-12, 5-1 Ohio Valley Conference)
Location: Bob Wren Stadium
Time: 5 p.m.
Live stats can be followed here
The game can be streamed here
Meet the Opponent
Coach: Mik Aoki (fourth season)
Individual Statistical Leaders
ERA: Grant Herron (4.88)
Strikeouts: Herron (41)
Batting Average: Jackson Feltner (.385)
Hits: Feltner (37)
RBIs: Ryley Preece (28)
Walks: Feltner (24)
Home runs: Preece (12)
This will be Ohio’s second time taking on Morehead State this season. In their meeting back in March, the Bobcats were unable to win despite scoring 14 runs. Ohio’s pitching surrendered 19 runs to a great Morehead State offense, including starter Carter Sabol giving up eight runs in only 1 and 1/3 innings.
All-time, the Bobcats have won five of 13 matchups with Morehead State. Four of them have come at Bob Wren Stadium. Ohio has now lost four straight.
Player to Watch
Mason Minzey - Ohio’s starting catcher Mason Minzey had a great weekend against Eastern Michigan and will be looking to carry the momentum into this mid-week matchup with Morehead State. Minzey hit a home run in each of the games during Sunday's double header and totaled four RBI throughout the series.