Women's Volleyball is an Autumn Semester sport at Ohio State Lima. The Lady Barons compete against other teams in the Ohio Regional Campus Conference, as well as some regional NCAA D-III and NAIA women's volleyball teams. There is a regular season champion and an end-of-the-season state tournament. The conference includes ten teams, and the program here at Ohio State Lima has been one of the strongest in the conference in past years. Ohio State Lima follows the rules and regulations set forth by the NCAA.
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Jill Ricker is the Barons Head Womens Volleyball Coach. The 2013 season will be her 4th in the position. She is a 2003 graduate of The Ohio State University. Jill played basketball for the Barons before going to Columbus to earn her A.A, B.S. and MEd. in Physical Education. She has taught physical education and coaching classes at Ohio University, the University of Notre Dame and Defiance College.
Jill loves The Ohio State University & Rhodes State campus atmosphere. “This campus offers student athletes an opportunity to play a sport they love while developing social and leadership skills, a sense of community and proud representation of school.” Said Coach Ricker.
Jill currently teaches on-line courses for the Masters of Coaching Education Program at Ohio University-Athens.
Jill is a graduate of Kalida High School and currently resides in Kalida with her husband Paul and daughter Riley.
Volleyball Recruitment Letter
Hometown (Prev. School)
08/24/2014 Titan Invitational - Newark (W-1 & L-2) - vs MU Middletown
vs OSU Newark
vs MU Hamilton
21 25 W-1 & L-209/03/2014 VS OSU Mansfield - 7:00 09/08/2014 VS Bluffton University JV - 7:00 09/10/2014 VS Wright State Lake - 7:00 09/13/2014 @ MU Middletown** - 1:00 09/15/2014 VS U. Northwestern Ohio JV - 7:00 09/17/2014 VS MU Hamilton** - 7:00 09/20/2014 VS OU Chillicothe** - 1:00 09/22/2014 VS U. of Findlay JV - 7:00 09/24/2014 @ Wright State Lake** - 7:00 09/27/2014 @ OU Chillicothe** - 1:00 09/29/2014 @ U. of Findlay JV - 7:00 10/01/2014 @ MU Hamilton** - 7:00 10/06/2014 @ U. Northwestern Ohio JV - 7:00 10/11/2014 VS MU Middletown** - 1:00 10/13/2014 @ OSU Mansfield - 7:00 10/18/2014 ORC STATE TOURNAMENT - @ OU Eastern 10/19/2014 ORC STATE TOURNAMENT - @ OU Eastern