September 14, 2022

No. 23 Ohio State Hosts No. 3 Maryland, No. 17 Wake Forest This Weekend

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COLUMBUS, Ohio The Ohio State field hockey team has an opportunity to face a pair of ranked opponents this weekend on its home field, as the Buckeyes welcome in No. 3 Maryland on Friday at 3 p.m. and No. 17 Wake Forest on Sunday at 1 p.m. Both games will be streamed live on BTN+.

Free Admission and Free Parking
Admission to all Ohio State games at Buckeye Varsity Field is free. And so is parking. Space in available in the lots surrounding the Woody Hayes Athletic Center.

Visitors to Buckeye Varsity Field will notice several upgrades for the 2022 season. A new playing surface was installed over the summer. And a new two-story press box is also newly-completed, which allows for game operations staff and broadcast capabilities. Lastly, a new video scoreboard is nearly finished.

The Basics
No. 3 Maryland (6-0) at No. 23 Ohio State (3-1) // Friday, Sept. 16 // 3 p.m.

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No. 17 Wake Forest (3-2) at No. 23 Ohio State // Sunday, Sept. 18 // 1 p.m.
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Briefly on the Buckeyes

  • The Buckeyes last played on Sunday and suffered a 1-0 setback at No. 24 Miami. The Redhawks scored the game’s only goal on a penalty stroke with four seconds remaining in the first half.
  • Ranked No. 23 in this week’s NFHCA poll, Ohio State is one of seven Big Ten teams in the Top 25.
  • Seven different players have scored goals for the scarlet and gray, led by the foursome of Cameryn Forgash, Hallie Brost, Zella Bailey and Claudia Thomas, who all have two goals.
  • Goalie Abby Danson, the Big Ten Defensive Player of the Week on Aug. 29, has a 0.25 goals-against average in 235:28 this season with 13 saves.
  • Ohio State outshot Miami 20-5 on Sunday and through four games owns a 74-26 edge over their opponents in that category.
  • The Buckeyes have been particularly impressive with the offensive pressure in the third quarter, as they own a 27-3 edge in shots over their four opponents so far this season in that quarter.
  • Ohio State is also out-cornering teams 26-17 thus far.

Promotions This Weekend

  • Friday will serve as Ohio State’s annual Military Appreciation Game.
  • On Sunday, the Buckeyes will celebrate its Youth Game. Promotions will include inflatables and a post-game meet and greet.

More About Maryland and Wake Forest

  • Maryland last played on Sunday and defeated New Hampshire, 6-1, at the Maryland Field Hockey and Lacrosse Complex.
  • The Terrapins, along with defending national champion Northwestern, are the last two remaining undefeated teams in the Big Ten.
  • Maryland’s average of 4.33 goals per game is tops in the Big Ten and ranked No. 3 nationally.
  • After starting 0-2 with losses to No. 5 Iowa and No. 3 Michigan, Wake Forest has rebounded to win three games in a row.
  • The Deamon Deacons have scored 18 goals in those three wins and overall has 20 in five games (4.00 per game).
  • Meike Lanchohr already has 15 points on the season for Wake Forest via six goals and three assists.

A History Lesson

  • Ohio State is 3-5 all-time against Wake Forest with its last win coming last season in Winston Salem, N.C, a 2-1 triumph on Sept. 10
  • Ohio State is winless in 17 all-time meetings versus Maryland.

Follow the Buckeyes

  • Eight of Ohio State’s nine regular season home games will be streamed live on BTN+.
  • The home contest vs. Michigan State on Sept. 30 will air live on BTN.
  • For more information on BTN+ subscriptions, visit www.btnplus.com
  • Fans can also follow the Buckeyes on social media at @OhioStateFH on both Twitter and Instagram.