Lady Blazers Win Two More Over Weekend
The Lady Trailblazers traveled to Georgia over the weekend to take on two NCCAA Division II opponents (Toccoa Falls College and Atlanta Christian College). On Friday, OCU defeated the host Toccoa Falls 78-60, with senior Danielle Fleming leading the Lady Blazers with 16 points. Freshmen Chelsea Black and Kaity Wyeth added 13 points each, while freshman forward Sharonda Jones chipped in 11 points.
Then on Saturday, OCU (currently ranked #1 in the NCCAA Division II National poll) defeated #5 ranked Atlanta Christian 81-52. The Lady Blazers were again led in scoring by senior guard Danielle Fleming with 22 points, while sophomore guard Shelby Roe added 21.
The OCU women used tenacious defense to force 61 turnovers (including 47 steals) in the two games. The #1 ranked Lady Blazers advanced to 9-2 overall, and will travel to Grace Bible College next weekend to take on two more NCCAA opponents.