Thursday, May 4, 2017

OUC wins ORCC Title

Story courtesy of the Chillicothe Gazette

Ohio University Chillicothe won the ORCC title game Sunday, beating OU-Zanesville, 6-4.

OUC finishes with a 21-8 record and was both regular season and tournament champs.

OUC has finished in 1st place in the regular season in 2011, 2013, 2014, 2105, 2106 and 2017 seasons.

OUC scored 6 runs on 13 hits and 2 OUZ errors. Lexy Cooper was 2-for-4 with a triple. Kendra Barnes was 2-for-3 with a double. Mary Howard and Brantly Warren were 2-for-2.

Lexy Cooper tripled to left scoring Rachel Roque. A sac fly by Sadie Fox scored Cooper to tie the game at two in the first. OUC added two in the third and two more runs with double by Barnes in the fourth.

Mary Howard started the game pitching for OUC but an injury brought in Cooper in the fourth to finish the game. Cooper picked up the win in relief (9-2)

Earlier in the tournament, OUC beat OU-L, 4-1.

OUC scored 4 runs on only 4 hits. Mary Howard got the win.

OUC also beat Zanesville in Game 2 of the tournament, 5-0.

OUC scored 5 runs on 7 hits and one OUZ error. Roque was 2-for 3 with two runs scored, and two stolen bases. OUC Moe Ison was 2-for-3. OUC scored 3 in the top of the sixth with four hits and one OUZ error. Lexy Cooper got the win.

No comments: