Oct. 6, 2014

Yianni Sarris, men’s soccer

  • Sarris, a senior midfielder, scored Ohio State’s lone goal in its 1-0 upset victory over No. 5 Louisville. A native of Mentor, Ohio, Sarris also netted a goal in the Scarlet and Gray’s 3-2 win over No. 17 Michigan State.

Morgan Kile, field hockey

  • Kile, a freshman, scored off a penalty corner with 3:44 remaining in overtime as the Buckeyes defeated No. 3 Virginia, 4-3 in overtime. It was Kile’s third tally of the season and second for the game.

Men’s Soccer (4-3-3, 2-1-0 B1G)

  • The men’s soccer team claimed a 1-0 upset victory at No. 5 Louisville Tuesday evening at Lynn Stadium in Louisville, Ky. The win for the Buckeyes marked the first road victory against a Top-10 opponent since the 2004 campaign.
  • The squad defeated its second Top-20 opponent in a four-day span, downing No. 17 Michigan State, 3-2, Saturday evening in Columbus.

Women’s Volleyball (11-5, 2-2 B1G)

  • A day after notching a Big Ten road victory at Iowa, the women’s volleyball team handed No. 8 Nebraska (9-4, 3-1) a loss as well Saturday in Lincoln, Neb. The win came less than 24 hours after the Huskers upset third-ranked and defending national champion Penn State.

Football (4-1, 1-0 B1G)

  • The football team spoiled Maryland’s first home game as a member of the Big Ten with a 52-24 win in College Park, Md., Saturday.
  • Freshman quarterback J.T. Barrett threw for 267 yards with four touchdowns and rushed for 71 yards with a score.

Field Hockey (4-7, 0-3 B1G)

  • The field hockey team stunned third-ranked Virginia on Sunday with a 4-3 overtime victory. The Buckeyes completed a late second-half comeback, overcoming a 3-2 deficit with less than 10 minutes to play with a game-tying goal by Peanut Johnson and then the game-winner by Kile in overtime.

Men’s Golf

  • The men’s golf team pulled away from the field on the final day of the Jack Nicklaus Invitational Monday, capturing the tournament title by a whopping dozen strikes over second-place Purdue.
  • The Buckeyes shot 7-over (859) for 54 holes to claim the 192nd tournament championship in program history and first since Sept. 23-24, 2012 (Windon Memorial Classic).

Women’s Hockey (2-0-0)

  • The women’s hockey team downed New Hampshire, 4-3, Saturday afternoon at the OSU Ice Rink for a series sweep of the Wildcats. Ohio State previously defeated New Hampshire, 1-0, Friday in the Scarlet and Gray’s season opener.
  • Claudia Kepler, a native of Verona, Wis., found the back of the net with 31.1 seconds remaining on the clock Saturday to lift the Buckeyes to a 4-3 win. Kepler also had a strong night offensively on Friday, scoring Ohio State’s lone goal in the shutout victory.


  • The fencing team swept the OSU Duals, 8-0, Friday at French Field House, extending its undefeated streak to 11-consecutive years.
  • The women’s squad tallied a 177-33 bout-record without losing a single round. The women’s foil unit contributed 68 points, highlighted by undefeated performances against Purdue, Michigan State, Iowa, Illinois, Indiana and Case Western Reserve.

Women’s Cross Country

  • Senior Katie Borchers ran a personal-best time of 16:19.4 Friday at the Notre Dame Invitational, helping the Buckeyes to a sixth-place team finish.

Women’s Tennis

  • The women’s tennis team concluded competition at the HEB/Under Armour Fall Invite Sunday afternoon in Waco, Texas. During the course of the weekend, the Buckeyes notched a 5-1 record in doubles play and a 9-7 ledger against singles opponents in the round-robin tournament.
  • Playing in their debut collegiate tournament, freshmen Olivia Sneed and Anna Sanford each posted a 4-0 record in singles competition. Playing together in flight 2 doubles, the freshman duo tallied a 2-1 mark on the weekend.

Ohio State Athletics Schedule
10.6.14 – 10.12.14

Monday, Oct. 6

  • Men’s Golf – Nike Golf Collegiate Invitational – Fort Worth, Texas
  • Women’s Golf -Windy City Collegiate – Chicago, Ill.

Tuesday, Oct. 7

  • Men’s Golf – Nike Golf Collegiate Invitational – Fort Worth, Texas
  • Women’s Golf – Windy City Collegiate – Chicago, Ill.

Wednesday, Oct. 8

  • Women’s Volleyball vs. Illinois, 7 p.m. – Columbus, Ohio
  • Men’s Soccer vs. Oakland, 7 p.m. – Rochester, Mich.

Friday, Oct. 10

  • Field Hockey vs. Rutgers, 1 p.m. – Piscataway, N.J.
  • Women’s Swimming – Notre Dame Dennis Start Relays – South Bend, Ind.
  • Softball vs. Kent State, 6 p.m. & 8 p.m. – Columbus, Ohio
  • Men’s Hockey vs. Providence, 7 p.m. – Columbus, Ohio
  • Women’s Hockey vs. Wisconsin, 8:07 p.m. – Madison Wis.
  • Fencing – October NAC Cup – Portland, Ore.

Saturday, Oct. 11

  • Pistol – Fall Classic – Columbus, Ohio
  • Rifle vs. UTEP, Nevada, 9 a.m. – El Paso, Texas
  • Women’s Volleyball vs. Northwestern, 6:30 p.m. – Columbus, Ohio
  • Women’s Soccer vs. Maryland, 7 p.m. – Columbus, Ohio
  • Men’s Hockey vs. Providence, 7 p.m. – Columbus, Ohio
  • Fencing – October NAC Cup – Portland, Ore.

Sunday, Oct. 12

  • Rifle vs. UTEP, Nevada, 9 a.m. – El Paso, Texas
  • Field Hockey vs. Kent State, 1 p.m. – Columbus. Ohio
  • Men’s Soccer vs. Indiana, 2 p.m. – Columbus, Ohio
  • Women’s Hockey vs. Wisconsin, 2:07 p.m. – Madison, Wis.
  • Fencing – October NAC Cup – Portland, Ore.