Ohio State tops Marist, 6-1, faces Tennessee tomorrow
Buckeyes defeat Eastern Michigan, Bowling Green
Buckeyes Win Seventh Straight With 6-3 Win Over Iowa
O'Reilly, Hursh stellar in the circle, Watkins stars at the plate
Buckeyes back in action on Wednesday afternoon vs. Ohio
2016 (Redshirt Junior Season): Hit .306 with 14 RBI in 85 at-bats … drove in a season-high three runs vs. Wisconsin (4/3) and Penn State (4/6) … started 18 games at first base … went three-for-five with a double and three RBI in series finale at Wisconsin … one of the Buckeyes’ top pinch hitters, went six-for-14 (.429) … pinch hit double vs. Michigan State (5/7) … RBI in five of six games between April 3 and April 10 … hit home runs vs. Rutgers (4/10) and Penn State (4/6).
2015 (Junior Season): Did not see any game action while recovering for an injury.
2014 (Sophomore Season): Played in 39 games with 13 starts ... hit .279 with eight RBI, seven runs scored, two doubles and one home run ... .286 average as a pinch hitter ... hit her first-career home run and added two RBI in the first game of a three-game series at Indiana (3/28) ... went 2-for-3 with a RBI and run scored in the first game of a doubleheader vs. Michigan State (3/22).
2013 (Freshman Season): Appeared in 29 games, primarily as a pinch-runner ... had four stolen bases on the season ... scored 16 runs.
Prior to Ohio State: MVP, first team all-district and all-state ... OVAC Player of the Year, Times Leader Player of the Year ... posted a .608 batting average and seven home runs as a senior ... also earned varsity letters in basketball and swimming at St. Clairsville.
Personal: Daughter of Dan and Laura Machovina ... plans to major in aviation ... enjoys flying and fourwheeling ... wants to work an airline post-graduation ... youngest of four siblings: Dan, Mike and Tom ... brother Dan was a pitcher at Heidelberg University.
Lilli Piper: Make You Proud