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.
Ohio Christian Women's Volleyball fell to the Scarlet Wave with scores of 13-25, 23-25, 12-25. "Our serve receive percentage is showing some consistency," stated Coach Brothers.
Emanuel Harris closes in on the OCU scoring record held by Terry Bosworth who played for the school back in 1988-1992. Harris has scored 38 career goals for the Trailblazers and is 2 shy of Bosworths mark of 40.
Appalachian Bible College came against and angry team tonight. OCU men coming off a tough loss last week felt they had something to prove. Not to anyone but themselves. Proved it they did in a 6-0 romping of Appalachian. "We are constantly talking about how we can better ourselves in every situation. We wanted a full game tonight. We wanted the goose-egg.&nbs
On Sunday afternoon, September 27, OCU's men's basketball team visited the Rickenbacker Air National Guard Base. Being able to tour the base and meet fulltime and traditional guardsmen, Congressman Steve Austria, and Colonel Steve McMahon was a great experience for the team.
Head Men's Basketball Coach Curtis Christopher recently hired Sky Brusco as Assistant Coach for the 2009/10 Trailblazer season. Prior to coming to OCU, Coach Brusco served two seasons, as head Varsity coach at Fairfield Christian Academy, winning two Sectional Championships and a nomination for Coach of the Year in the Mid-Ohio Christian Athletic League.