April 2010

Local Point Guard Signs with Lady Trailblazers

Coach Mandy Wray signed her first local recruit last week when Teay's Valley point guard Kim Craycraft signed to play basketball for the Lady Trailblazers next year.  "Kim will be a great addition for us next year.  She is a great point guard and very well-rounded.  Her speed and athleticism will fit our style very well.  Kim sees the f Read more »

Triple Play Halts Blazer Upset Bid

Halfway through the game with Division 1 and ranked Cedarville, it looked lilke the upstart Blazers baseball squad was set for the upset of the season. Tied 2-2 in the 5th, the game got away on two freak plays. In the top of the fifth, the inning ending third out was lost in the sun and fell for a two run double for Cedarville. Read more »

OCU Baseball Sweeps Johnson Bible in Cincinnati

The OCU Basebal team kept it rolling on Saturday as they traveled to Prasco Park in Mason, Ohio, site of this year's NCCAA World Series, and swept regional foe Johnson Bible College by scores of 9-4 and 8-4. The sweep of the two games will hopefully clinch the number one seed for the Blazers at the regional tournament in two weeks. Read more »

OCU Baseball Adds Win Over OSU Mansfield

It was a case of good news bad news in Mansfield on Tuesday as the OCU Baseball team picked up their first ever win over OSU Mansfield 14 to 6 in the first game of a doubleheader, but lost a chance for a sweep when the Blazers lost the second game 8-7 in extra innings.

"We battled all day in a bright sun, high winds, and with limited pitching. Read more »

Hallmark Year for Ohio Christian University Accreditation

Ohio Christian University was visited March 29-31 by the Higher Learning Commission, which accredits all universities in Ohio. The visiting team gave OCU a glowing report. Read more »

OCU's Haiti Relief Efforts Continue with $25,000 Raised

OCU President Dr. Mark SmithGreetings from Ohio Christian University,

Thank you for a tremendous response to the Haiti Crisis. Read more »

Vogelgesang and Blevins Pitch OCU To Sweep Of Lincoln Christian

The Trailblazers baseballers picked up their seventh and eighth wins of the year with a twinbill sweep of Lincoln Christian University by scores of 3-0 and 7-0. Righthanders Steven Vogelgesang and Michael Blevins spun back to back shut outs on a windy Saturday at OCU. Vogelgesang gave up only two hits in a seven inning complete game effort while striking out 9. Read more »

OCU Baseball Drops 2 To Clark State

A small ball park and a wind blowing out led to six home runs by Clark State and a sweep of the Blazers by scores of 10-3 and 11-8 in Springfield. Coach Greg Bigam sees his offense improving with 20 more hits in the doubleheader. "Baseball can be a game of inches and we hit a couple of shots right at them and with one or two clutch hits with men on base we might have picked up another win. Read more »