Women's Basketball News

Lady Trailblazers Win a Nail-Biter

The Lady Blazers extended their home game winning streak to fifteen on Saturday when they defeated Valley Forge Christian College 72-71 in a thriller.  Three freshmen scored in double-figures for OCU, including Kendra Blair with 13, and Kaity Wyeth and Sharonda Jones with 12 points each.  Angela Thorne led OCU on the boards, pulling down 10 rebounds, while Danielle Fleming led the Lad

Lady Blazers Win Season Opener

The OCU women's basketball team started off slow on Friday night, but used a late run in the first half to take a 45-33 lead.  In the second half, it was more of the same, as the Lady Blazers' defense held Grace Bible College to only ten points, forcing 45 turnovers for the game.  OCU was led by sophomore guard Shelby Roe with 17 points.  Sophomore point guard Courtney Schilling

Fairfield County Star Signs with Lady Blazers

Head Coach Mandy Wray signed another local All-State player this week.  Amy Jo Bishop, a guard from Fairfield Christian High School, will play for the Lady Trailblazers this season.  Bishop averaged 20 points, 7.5 rebounds, and 5 steals per game in her senior campaign.  Her team was 34-0 in the MOCAL conference in three years.  Amy Jo was 1st Team All-Mocal, 1st Team All-Dis

OCU Signs Graham High School Point Guard

Head Coach Mandy Wray signed another recruit this week.  Chelsea Black, a 2009 graduate of Graham High School in St.

Local Star Signs with Lady Blazers

The Ohio Christian University women's basketball team signed All-State guard Kaity Wyeth from Fairfield Union High School this week.  Wyeth, who finished her high school career with 1,194 career points, is the most decorated player in the history of the girl's basketball program at Fairfield Union.

All-State Guard Signs with Lady Blazers

Kendra Blair, a 5'9 guard from Newark Catholic High School, signed this week to play basketball for the Lady Trailblazers next year.  Blair, who received 1st Team All-Conference and Honorable Mention All-Ohio this season, was a three year starter and two year captain for the Green Wave.  Kendra averaged 17 points, 5.6 rebounds, and 2 assists per game in her senior campaign. 

Lady Blazers Sign Local Standout Gretchen Meyer

Gretchen Meyer, a 6' post player from Amanda-Clearcreek High School, signed to play basketball for the Lady Trailblazers next year.  Gretchen was a 3 year Varsity starter and averaged 13 points, 7 rebounds, 4 assists in during her senior season.  Meyer received 1st Team All-District honors and was also named to the Mid-State League 1st Team this season.  Gretchen was re

Lady Blazers Sign Taijah Brooks

The Lady Blazers will have their first set of sisters on the team next year.  Taijah Brooks, Danielle Fleming's sister, signed to play with the Lady Trailblazers this week.  Taijah, a 5'10 forward, comes from Columbus State Community College.  Head Coach Mandy Wray said, "Taijah is an excellent defender with long arms and a nose for the ball on the boards.  She is

Jones Signs with Lady Blazers

Head Coach Mandy Wray traveled to Ft Lauderdale, Florida on Thursday to sign forward Sharonda Jones of Coral Springs Christian Academy.  After the District track meet was rescheduled for Sharonda's signing date, Coach Wray met Sharonda and her family at the meet for her signing ceremony.  (Sharonda finished 1st in District in the shot put and the discus and will move on to Regionals i

Lady Blazers Sign Grove City Christian's Sarah Sharp

Grove City Christian's post player Sarah Sharp signed to play basketball for the Lady Trailblazers next year.  Sarah was a two-year starter for the Lady Eagles, and was also Team Captain for two years.  She will add depth to the Lady Blazers in the post position.   Head Coach Mandy Wray said, "Sarah is a nice addition to our team.  She is a