Buckeyes are 18-8 on the season, 4-2 in Big Ten play
Troy Kuhn goes 3-for-3 with an RBI and a run scored
Tito Nava earns win with 1.1 innings of scoreless relief for Gray
Team will still play the final two games, Saturday in Chillicothe, and back home in Columbus Monday
Scarlet starter Jacob Post cruised through five scoreless frames, allowing a pair of hits while striking out three to earn the victory
2014 (Sophomore Season): Batted .232 with two doubles, two home runs, 15 RBI and 11 runs scored in 25 starts ... went 4-for-12 with an RBI and a run scored at Keith LeClair Classic (2/28-3/1) ... 4-for-8 with a double and three runs scored in Siena series (3/14-15) ... had three hits in three-consecutive games vs. Siena and Xavier (3/14-19) ... posted a career-high five RBI vs. Ohio, going 3-for-4 with a home run (4/1) ... seven multi-hit games ... participated in the 2014 College Baseball Home Run Derby in Omaha.
2013 (Freshman Season): Batted .323 with a double, a home run, three RBI and two runs scored ... appeared in 15 games, making seven starts as a designated hitter ... 2-for-3 with a double, a home run, an RBI and a run scored against Penn State (4/26-27) ... 3-for-7 with an RBI in Indiana series (5/16-18).
Columbus Academy: A four-year starter at Columbus Academy ... named All-Ohio as a senior ... three-time All-Mid State League ... batted .430 with six home runs as a senior ... 2011 Perfect Game All-American team and the Buckeye Scout All-Ohio team ... a four-year letterwinner in basketball and three-year letterwinner in football.
Personal: Zach is the son of Kelly and Susie Ratcliff ... has an older sister, Kelsi.