The Blazer Baseball Squad took a big step on Tuesday with a 9-1 win over Johnson Bible College to advance to the championship game of the Mid East Regionals. OCU relied on pitching and defense to win over the Preachers at the VA Stadium in Chillicothe. Steven Vogelgesang picked up the win on the mound with a complete game performance giving up just 2 hits.
The men's soccer program signed it's second recruit of the off-season by signing Sebastian Bohorquez from Bishop Watterson High School. Watterson, a top team in division 2 Columbus soccer over the past few decades, has produced many top soccer players in the region. Sebastian also plays club soccer for the Crew Juniors out of Worthington, Ohio, a team in the Buckeye Premier elite di
43 goal, 27 assists and a re-vamping of a program would tell anyone that they left their mark on something. That is what Emanuel Harris' career at OCU was. "Eman" has signed with the Rio Grande Valley Bravos, a USL Priemier team in southern Texas. He marks the 1st player from OCU to move on to the professional ranks. It wasn't just the goals that mattered, it was
The NCCAA Baseball Regional tournament slated to begin Monday at OCU, has been postponed till Tuesday and moved to the VA Stadium in Chillicothe due to the rain and wet conditions. The schedule change now has Freewill and Johnson meeting Tuesday at 9:30 am, with the winner facing number 1 seed OCU at approximately 11:45 am. Losers of the two games will play again at 2 pm Tuesday.
Senior Patrick Blevins of Liberty Union High School will be joining the Trailblazers of Ohio Christian University for their 2010-2011 season as he signed his letter of intent last week to play basketball. Blevins topped out his career with an average of 18 points, 5 rebounds per game as the starting point guard. He also earned the honors of "Player of the Year" in the Mi
There is a theme with the 2010 recruiting class and that is versatility, well developed skills, and excellent performance in the classroom. Rachel Briggs is the latest signee for the OCU Women's Volleyball 2010 season. She is the daughter of Joseph and Marie Briggs.
The OCU Baseball Team got back on the winning side Wednesday with a doubleheader sweep of OSU Mansfield at Olson Field. The Blazers scored 7 early runs in game one and then rode the right arm of Steven Vogelgesang to a 7-3 win. In game two, a nine run sixth inning broke a 6-6 tie and led to a 15-6 Blazer victory in the final game.
Gretchen Meyer, a 6' post player from Amanda-Clearcreek High School, signed to play basketball for the Lady Trailblazers next year. Gretchen was a 3 year Varsity starter and averaged 13 points, 7 rebounds, 4 assists in during her senior season. Meyer received 1st Team All-District honors and was also named to the Mid-State League 1st Team this season. Gretchen was re
The Lady Blazers will have their first set of sisters on the team next year. Taijah Brooks, Danielle Fleming's sister, signed to play with the Lady Trailblazers this week. Taijah, a 5'10 forward, comes from Columbus State Community College. Head Coach Mandy Wray said, "Taijah is an excellent defender with long arms and a nose for the ball on the boards. She is
Head Coach Mandy Wray traveled to Ft Lauderdale, Florida on Thursday to sign forward Sharonda Jones of Coral Springs Christian Academy. After the District track meet was rescheduled for Sharonda's signing date, Coach Wray met Sharonda and her family at the meet for her signing ceremony. (Sharonda finished 1st in District in the shot put and the discus and will move on to Regionals i