Women's Soccer News
The women's soccer program signed Heidi Bryan this past week to play for the Trailblazers in the fall. Heidi comes from the North Pole, Alaska and will add to OCU's attack as a forward. "Heidi has a quickness that we need and a great personality which will fit in well with our team," mentioned Coach Murton. Heidi comes to a team who missed the National tournament by a goal p
On a mud soaked field, the OCU women's soccer program made it to the regional finals, a mark that was hard to fathom 10 months ago. As fate would have it, that would be where their inaugural season would end and in dramatic fashion. The women lost 0-1 in double overtime to Kentucky Christian University. "We were so close to finishing off KCU, but a crossbar and a few missed op
The NCCAA Mid-East Regional coaches met to decide who was the regional team of the year. OCU was blessed to be honored with four 1st teamers. Lieci South (Jr.) Sarah Peters (Jr.) Christine Myers (So.) Hannah Woolever (Fr.) OCU also had 2 women for Honorable Mention: Kim Uetriecht (So.) Elena Vluegels (Fr.)
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.
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.
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
In a day of firsts for OCU, the women trailblazers defeated nationally ranked Kentucky Christian (no.
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.
The OCU women stepped onto the pitch on Friday for the second time in school history. What they didn't know is that they would be making history that night. In the 11th minute, Sarah Peters took a free kick that ended up in the near post corner of the goal from about 23 yards out. "What a first goal to have for this program! That was a zinger she hit and it is historical
This year, 2009, marks an exciting year for OCU women. The inaugural season opens this year and there is much to be excited about! The women's team is a varsity team; this allows them to play in post season play in the NCCAA. Due to their first year status, the women have eight regular season games.