Local athletes playing for AU


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Ashland baseball roster

ASHLAND, OH (02/18/2019)— The following students are members of the Baseball Team at Ashland University:

• Zachary Franz of Sunbury, OH, is a member of Ashland University’s Baseball team. Franz is majoring in sport management. Franz is a 2017 graduate of Saint Charles Preparatory School. Franz, a sophomore, is an outfield for the Eagles.

• Matthew Moss of Galena, OH, is a member of Ashland University’s Baseball team. Moss is majoring in business management. Moss is a 2017 graduate of Olentangy Orange High School. Moss, a sophomore, is a second and third baseman for the Eagles.

• Joshua Stover of Westerville, OH, is a member of Ashland University’s Baseball team. Stover is a 2017 graduate of Westerville North High School. Stover, a sophomore, is a right handed pitcher for the Eagles.

• Ryan Curtis of Westerville, OH, is a member of Ashland University’s Baseball team. Curtis is majoring in forensic chemistry. Curtis is a 2014 graduate of Westerville North High School. Curtis, a senior, is a right handed pitcher for the Eagles.

The Ashland University baseball team competes in NCAA Division II in the Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (GLIAC). The Eagles are led by head coach John Schaly, now entering his 22nd season. The Eagles play their home games at Sarver Athletic Complex. The Eagles baseball team, which finished last season 33-22, made an appearance in the 2018 GLIAC tournament with a record of 2-2. The Eagles season began on Saturday, February 23, at Trevecca Nazarene.

For more information, please visit the Ashland University baseball webpage at http://goashlandeagles.com/sports/bsb/index

Ashland track and field roster

ASHLAND, OH (02/14/2019)— The following students are members of the Track and Field team at Ashland University:

• Angelica Frye of Galena, OH, is a member of Ashland University’s Track and Field team. Frye is majoring in history. Frye is a 2017 graduate of Olentangy Orange High School. Frye, a sophomore, competes in sprints and jumps for the Eagles.

• Ellie Jindra of Sunbury, OH, is a member of Ashland University’s Track and Field team. Jindra is majoring in sport management. Jindra is a 2016 graduate of Big Walnut High School. Jindra, a junior, competes in jumps for the Eagles.

• Kainnan Ramsey of Westerville, OH, is a member of Ashland University’s Track and Field team. Ramsey is a 2017 graduate of Thomas Worthington High School. Ramsey, a sophomore, competes in sprints and relays for the Eagles.

• Timothy Rumas of Sunbury, OH, is a member of Ashland University’s Track and Field team. Rumas is majoring in exercise science. Rumas is a 2018 graduate of Big Walnut High School. Rumas, a freshman, competes in sprints and relays for the Eagles.

The Ashland University men’s and women’s track and field team competes in NCAA Division II in the Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (GLIAC). The Eagles are led by head coach Jud Logan, in his 25th season as a coach and his 14th season as head coach in 2018-19. The Eagles have their home outdoor meet, the Ashland Alumni Open, at Ferguson Field, located next to Jack Miller Stadium/Martinelli Field. Both the Ashland men’s and women’s indoor and outdoor track and field teams have a history of excellence, both at the NCAA Division II and GLIAC levels.

For more information, please visit the Ashland University track and field webpage at http://goashlandeagles.com/sports/track/index.

Jenkins on wrestling team

ASHLAND, OH (02/14/2019)— Cameron Jenkins of Westerville, OH, is a member of Ashland University’s Wrestling team. Jenkins is majoring in psychology. Jenkins is a 2017 graduate of Westerville North High School.

The Ashland University Wrestling Team finished the 2017-2018 Division II National Championships in 5th place with two individual national titles. Bret Romanzak won the 165 pound championship and Luke Cramer won the 197 pound title. Head coach Josh Hutchens is entering his sixth season as AU’s head coach. Hutchens is assisted by Ryan Kirst, Austin Trott, Jordan Murphy and Bob Mason.

For more information, including individual and team statistics, schedule and roster, go to http://goashlandeagles.com/sports/wrest/index

Ashland University, ranked in the top tier of colleges and universities in U.S. News and World Report’s National Universities category for 2018, is a mid-sized, comprehensive private university conveniently located a short distance from Akron, Cleveland and Columbus, Ohio. Religiously affiliated with the Brethren Church, Ashland University (www.ashland.edu) deeply values the individual student and offers a unique educational experience that combines the challenge of strong, applied academic programs with a faculty and staff who build nurturing relationships with their students.

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Compiled by Gary Budzak

gbudzak@aimmediamidwest.com

Information for this story was provided by AU.

Information for this story was provided by AU.