The 23rd-ranked Ohio State men's track and field team rose to the occasion Saturday evening at the 2013 NCAA East Regional Preliminaries in Greensboro, N.C., as three individuals and two relay teams advanced to next month's NCAA championship meet.
Rola, ranked 12th in the latest Intercollegiate Tennis Association polls and the Big Ten's at-large singles selection, will face the winner between Evan King of Michigan and Japie De Klerk of Tulsa Sunday.
Freshman Billy Stanley and sophomore Antonio Blanks became the latest Buckeyes to secure bids to next month's NCAA championships with impressive performances in the javelin and 400m hurdles, respectively, Friday at the 2013 NCAA East Regional Preliminaries in Greensboro, N.C.
Senior Alexis Thomas and sophomore Katie Borchers will represent the Ohio State women's track and field team at the NCAA championships in Eugene, Ore., June 5-8, after successfully navigating intense competition in the hammer throw and 800m run Friday at the 2013 NCAA East Regional Preliminaries in Greensboro, N.C.
Blaz Rola, a junior on the Ohio State men's tennis team, advanced to the quarterfinals of the NCAA Singles Championship Friday afternoon following a 6-3, 6-2 victory over Tsvetan Mihov of South Carolina.
COLUMBUS, Ohio - The Ohio State women's track and field team opened up preliminary competition Thursday at the 2013 NCAA East Regional in Greensboro, N.C. Sophomore Katie Borchers, freshman Alexis Franklin and juniors Ashlee Abraham and Adenike Pedro all qualified for tomorrow's semis in their respective events.
COLUMBUS, Ohio - Seniors Michael Hartfield and Korbin Smith of the No. 23 Ohio State men's track and field team are the first two Buckeyes to punch their tickets to the NCAA Championships taking place in Eugene, Ore., June 5-8.
The No. 2 seed Ohio State baseball team won its Big Ten Tournament-opening game against No. 3 seed Nebraska when Troy Kuhn plated Pat Porter with a bases-loaded walk-off walk for a 3-2 victory Thursday at Target Field
Ohio State senior attackman Logan Schuss has been named a Second Team All-American and senior midfielder Dominique Alexander, sophomore midfielder Jesse King and junior defenseman Joe Meurer have been named Honorable Mention All-Americans by the United States Intercollegiate Lacrosse Association (USILA), the organization announced Thursday.
Miami senior Dyron Dye has agreed to meet for a third time with
NCAA investigators, who want to know why there are discrepancies
between what he told them in 2011 and what he wrote in a recent
affidavit to support a former Hurricanes assistant coach.
In an embarrassing blow to the NCAA, a gamer recently discovered
that former Florida QB Tim Tebowâs name was used
in playcalls on EA Sportsâ âNCAA
Football 10â â an apparent
contradiction of the agreement to not use student-athletes' names
in video games.