MVB: #13 Ohio State Continues To Roll

When we last checked in with the Ohio State Men’s Volleyball Team, they were coming off a Left Coast/Hawaii swing (as I look upon my snow covered yard in WNY) with a decent 3W-2L performance.  Since then, the team has continued to look pretty damn good. They have won 3 consecutive matches (Limestone, George Mason, […]


Weekly Wonderings: The James, This Week, OSU Fans, OSU Sports

Welcome to this week’s edition of Weekend Wonderings. I trust that you all got through the Holidays in fine shape and are keeping your new year resolutions.. Today we have updates on The James, this week in WWI and some college football. For mood music here is permanent musical accompaniment by Maroon 5. Grab whatever beverage that […]


Ohio State MVB: 2015 Season is Underway

Welcome to tBBC’s first in a series of Men’s Volleyball (MVB) recaps that we’ll be presenting through the season. Back in November, I had a nice, informative, preseason chat with Ohio State Assistant Coach Sean Byron. Well, now the 2014-2015 season is officially underway as the #14 Buckeyes had a good start to the season, […]


Buckeye Golf: Holiday Break Update

Well, here we are. It’s Christmas Eve and folks are getting ready to wrap up another year. When we last checked in with the Ohio State golf teams, they had just concluded play for their Fall portion of the schedules. With Ohio State Golf, we are in the interregnum between the Fall 2014 and Spring […]


Preseason Chat: OSU Men’s Volleyball

Folks, this is a fun article. For some back-story, a couple months ago I was “decompressing” after a workout at the local “Y”. Of course, I generally wear an Ohio State logo’d tee-shirt. This gracious lady approaches me and asks if I’d attended OSU. I explained the “Ken-OSU” relationship, and she mentioned that her son […]

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Back For Seconds: Men’s Golf and ILL@OSU Football

I have a couple of things that I want to touch upon this morning.  A recognition of Clark Engle as B1G golfer of the week last week, and a few comments on Saturday’s football game. Men’s Golf: First, congratulations to Ohio State golf Clark Engle, where based on his medalist performance at the Intercollegiate at […]


Buckeye Golf: Late October Update

This week, the women’s team men’s team traveled to Wilmington, NC to participate in the Landfall Tradition at the Country Club of Landfall. Ohio State was one of eighteen teams participating in this event. The men’s team is participating at the Intercollegiate at The Grove, in College Grove, TN. [Update: The Ohio State Men’s team […]


Buckeye Golf: Fireside Chat with Coaches Hession and Darr

This week, both the Men’s and Women’s Golf teams are off, as in “no scheduled matches” off. I took the opportunity to have a back and forth with Men’s Coach Don Darr and Women’s Coach Therese Hession to discuss a couple things about post round feedback and teaching, match preparation and “down time” activities. Please pull up a […]


Buckeye Golf: Early October Update

This week, the men’s team traveled to Ft. Worth, Texas for their event and the women’s team traveled to Chicago. Illinois. If you remember, last week the women’s team was off, while the men won the Jack Nicklaus Invitational. This week didn’t turn out so well.  After the team recaps, I’ll have a brief commentary, […]

Buckeye Golf: Qualifying for the LPGA

Note: Both men’s and women’s golf teams have Monday/Tuesday events this week. I’ll have the recaps in Wednesday’s football  ‘Preview’ time slot since, well, Ohio State doesn’t play this week. Ken The LPGA supports what amounts to a player development tour, the Symetra Tour, and also holds a series of  four day LPGA qualifying event. […]


Buckeye Golf: OSU Wins Jack Nicklaus Invitational

The men’s team hosted the 12-team Jack Nicklaus Invitational, played on Ohio State’s Scarlet course. The women’s golf team was off this week, so let’s proceed to the back tees.   Men’s Golf The Buckeyes started strong and finished strong in winning the Jack Nicklaus Invitational, played at OSU’s Scarlet Course. On Sunday/Monday, Coach Darr […]


Buckeye Golf Recap

After good-great opening season matches for the men’s and women’s golf teams, they picked up their sticks again as the men went to Skokie, IL for the and the women traveled to Ann Arbor, MI for 2014 East & West Match Play Challenge.   Men’s Golf On Sunday/Monday, Coach Darr to his team to Skokie […]


Talking Buckeye Golf with Coaches Hession and Darr

Both teams, women’s and men’s, are off this week. However, that doesn’t mean nothing is going on. We have some updates from both programs that I think you’ll find interesting. There will be a couple of announcements for the two teams, which are noteworthy in themselves. Additionally, we have a short Q&A session with each […]


tBBC Golf: Ohio State Update

As the majority of collegiate sports fans swing  headlong into football season, the Ohio State golf teams are swinging into their inaugural 2014-2015 matches. The men teed it up in Sugar Grove, IL for the Northern Intercollegiate, which ran from September 5-7.  The women are in Nebraska yesterday and today, so I’ll have the recap […]


Ohio State Golf: 2014 Preview

College football season is well underway, especially as Eric has recapped, and it’s also college golf season, Fall edition.  The golf season is broken into two segments, a Fall “season”, which runs early September through October and a Spring “season” which runs from February through May.  The women’s Fall golf  (four events) begins September 8th […]