Seniors Honored at OCU Awards Night

CIRCLEVILLE, OH - Ohio Christian University honored their seniors in a special ceremony on Thursday night.

Each senior was presented with a special framed print to honor their accomplishments and college careers as a student athlete at OCU.

Four special awards were given to OCU athletes for their accomplishments this year.

Milen Kostov, who served with Athletes in Action and is headed to China this summer for a mission trip, was honored as the Lattimer Sports Ministry Award Winner.  Milen is a member of the men's basketbll team.

Shelby Roe, the all-time leading scorer for OCU women's basketball, was selected as the Female Athlete of the Year.  Shelby was a four year starter on the women's basketball team.

Wesley Russell, who led the Trailblazers to their first-ever NCCAA National Title, was chosen as the Male Athlete of the Year.  Wesley is a sophomore on the men's basketball team.

Kim Uetrecht, the 2012 Michelle Akers Award Winner, was given the Trailblazer Award for character, Christian service, academic excellence, and athletic achievement.  Kim is a senior on the OCU women's soccer team.