Jillian Shive has found success at Ohio after transferring from Louisville.
Ohio already has as many goals as last year and it is mainly as a result of the new system first-year coach Ali Johnstone has implemented.
Ohio lost its fifth straight, but showed good signs.
Ohio had 12 shots on goal but only one found the back of the net against Kent State as Ohio lost its fifth-straight game.
Ohio is likely the fifth seed in the MAC tournament after a 4-3 loss to Longwood Friday.
The Bobcats will take on Longwood.
Halfway through the MAC, Ohio has already won as many games as last year.
Ohio was not able to take advantage of a chance to guarantee itself a top-four seed at the MAC tournament.
Friday’s game against Ball State could determine where Ohio is seeded for the MAC tournament.
Siena cut its field hockey program in the spring. Ohio benefited from it.
Ohio's defense will be key against Drexel this Sunday.
In its best passing display of the season, Ohio beat Central Michigan 3-1 on Sunday.
Ohio showed a strong defense and the ability to connect multiple passes in two wins over the past four days.
High pressure created the lone goal for Ohio.
Nonconference games give Ohio a chance to gain experience in game scenarios.
Ohio's conference slate begins Friday.
In its second straight game against a ranked opponent, Ohio lost 8-1 to No. 20 Stanford.