The OCU Men's Soccer team traveled down to Portsmouth, Ohio on Monday to play Shawnee State, an improved NAIA team in 2009. The Trailblazer went toe to toe with SSU all game long but with 5 minutes left in the game, Shawnee State caught them off guard and scored. Shawnee State has struggled of recent years in the NAIA but this year have turned it around and are 7-5-1. "They ar
Women's soccer at OCU is in it's infancy, but one wouldn't know that with how they are playing soccer. On Friday, October 16th the OCU women beat Johnson Bible College 3-0 solidifying a 2nd seed in the Mid-East Regional Tournament. "We are getting better each day. We have some girls who know the game and played for a long time who we rely on, but some of the more "green" girls
On Friday, October 16th, Emanuel Harris scored his 41st goal for OCU in two years. The relevance with that is he now has more goals than any other player in school history. He surpassed Terry Bosworth (1988-92) for the goals scoring title. "I am so proud of Eman and what he has accomplished here at OCU. His mark here will never be forgotten and I know he has helped put O
For the second year in a row, the OCU Men's Soccer took the NCCAA Mid-East Regional Regular season title by defeating Johnson Bible College on Friday 3-2 and Crown College on Saturday 4-0. The men swept through the regular season with a perfect 8-0-0 record against their regional foes. The wins also marked the most wins in a season for an OCU soccer team with 12. The previous
The men faired well against KCU by beating them 7-2. The OCU men jumped out early and never looked back by scoring in the 3rd minute and again in the 14th minute. "This is the third game in a row that we have come out fast and it's good to see as the regular season is coming to a close" mentioned Head Coach Josh Murton.
In a day of firsts for OCU, the women trailblazers defeated nationally ranked Kentucky Christian (no.
Emanuel Harris scored 2 goals against OSU-Mansfield which moves him in a tie with the all-time scoring record at OCU. Terry Bosworth has held the record for 17 years with 40 goals.
The day was an opportunity to honor a player at OCU who never got to play. Derrick Ising after signing his letter of intent to OCU suddenly died in July of 2008. The men had a heavy heart and a strong confidence to win as OCU beat OSU-Mansfield 6-1. "It was a good day for us to pay our respects and go out and win another one in honor of Derrick" mentioned Coach Murton.
Ohio Christian Women's Volleyball dropped a close match to Southern State with scores of 16-25, 24-26, 26-24, 24-26. "Tonight's contest showed just how much the team has improved since the last contest versus Southern State," said Head Coach Wes Brothers. "Our defense continues to be solid.
The OCU Men's and Women's soccer game time on Oct. 16th versus Johnson Bible College has been changed. It will now be the women at 2pm and the men at 4pm. It was originally set for a 3 and 5 start time.