Coach Curtis Christopher couldn't help but worry about how the Ohio Christian Trailblazers would fare in crunch time on Tuesday when guard Tirrell Cumberland had to leave the game with an injury."I was wondering how our team would rally after Tirrell went out after hurting his nose," Christopher said.
With nine minutes to go, the top-ranked Trailblazers trailed Kentucky Christian by two points.Then, the Knights went off. KCU drained four three-pointers down the stretch and closed the game on a 35-11 run to defeat the Trailblazers 95-69."For about the first 30 minutes when Kentucky Christian made a big play we answered with a big play of our own," OCU coach Mandy Wray said.
The OCU women's basketball team hosted UC-Clermont on Wednesday night for a battle for the #1 seed in the OCAC (Ohio Collegiate Athletic Conference). In a close game, the Lady Blazers came out on top, by a final score of 83-77. Senior guard Danielle Fleming led the Lady Blazers with 24 points and 14 rebounds. Freshmen Kaity Wyeth and Kendra Blair chipped in 11 points each, whi
The Trailblazers were on the road this weekend in Knoxville Tennessee.
The OCU women's basketball team earned three more wins this week and advanced its record to 21-4 overall, and 2-0 in the Mid-East Region. The Lady BLazers defeated Southern State Community College on Monday night 110-68, led by guards Danielle Fleming (19 points, 5 steals, and 4 rebounds) and Kaity Wyeth (17 points, 8 assists, 5 rebounds, and 3 steals). Freshmen forwards Gretchen Me
OCU women's basketball coach Mandy Wray signed Deondra Jessie, the first recruit to commit to play for the Lady Blazers next season. Jessie, a 6'3 forward, transferred to OCU this spring from Central State University. Deondra averaged 15 points and 10 rebounds per game in high school, and also received All-City honors. "We are excited to have Deondra sign for
The Ohio Christian University Trailblazer softball program is pleased to announce the signing of their first recruit from the 2011 recruiting class.
Ohio Christian University Trailblazers get nice win against Southern State Tuesday night 91-64. Last week the Blazers fell to #5 Kentucky Christian University and #1 Grace Bible. "We had the toughest week of the season last week and needed a good win to get spirits back up," said Coach Christopher. "We saw some things that we can improve on last week before tournament time and ha
Trailblazers lose buzzer beater in Grayson Kentucky Tuesday night against Kentucky Christian University 59 to 61. OCU led by 8 to 10 points most of the game. Neither team shot the ball well but both played hard on defense. OCU's Jeremy Hays had the job of guarding KCU's All American Casey Jones. Hays held him to only 5 points for the ball game.
Danielle Fleming, senior guard for Ohio Christian University (OH) was named the NCCAA Student-Athlete of the Week last week. Danielle led OCU to three wins this week and advance to 16-4 on the year.