OCU Women's soccer is in it first year of existance. No one expected the women to do what they have done to this date. Today they defeated Johnson Bible College in the Mid-East Regional Tournament. The women move on to play Kentucky Christian Univ. in the Regional final. Winning tomorrow would mean a trip to Florida to play in the National Tournament.
Junior Marissa Tackett was selected to be on the 2009 1st Team All Conference for the Ohio College Athletic Conference. Tackett suffered an ankle sprain halfway through the season and after a few weeks was back on the court.
Coach Christopher is returning for his third year as head coach for the Ohio Christian University Trailblazers. The last two seasons have been successful with '07-'08 being the first 20 win season in the school's history. They went on to be the runner up at the ACCA National Tournament.
Liesi South, junior forward helped her team shut out Johnson Bible College (TN)along with NCCAA DII #7 Kentucky Christian University (KY). She also scored the game winner in double overtime against KCU and had an assist against Johnson from a defensive position.
Dave Blamo, freshman forward had a great week scoring 2 goals and 1 assist in a win against Kentucky Christian, one goal in a win against Johnson Bible (TN) and one goal in a win against Crown College (TN). His totals for the year are 18 goals and 6 assists.
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.