Trailblazer News

Lady Blazers defeat OU-Chillicothe again

The Ohio Christian University women's basketball team defeated Ohio University-Chilicothe on Tuesday 90-55.  After a slow start for both teams, the Lady Blazers led 36-26 at halftime.  OCU's full-court pressure took the toll on OU-Chillicothe in the second half, expanding their lead to on steals and transistion baskets.  OCU was led by senior All-American Brenda Carter with 20 po

Trailblazers Win Buzzer Beater

Trailblazers win Buzzer beater against UC Clermont 75 to 73. The Trailblazers men's basketball team shot well against Clermont. 58 percent from the floor and 66 percent from three point land. UC Clermont hung around for the entire game with their quick moves to the basket, several offensive rebounds and second shot put backs.

Trailblazers Fall to Mt. Vernon

Ohio Christian University Trailblazers fell to Mt. Vernon Nazarene Cougars 72 to 84.  The game was as good as it gets for the fans of the Trailblazers. There were multiple lead changes and many highlight plays.  Due to foul trouble late in the first half the Cougars made a late half run going into the locker room up 41 to 30.

Lady Blazers Down OU-Chillicothe

The Lady Trailblazers came out blazing on Wednesday, jumping to an early first half lead of 24-5.  But foul trouble plagued the OCU women, and the Lady Hilltoppers fought their way back with a run of their own.  Ohio Christian had a 33-27 lead at halftime, and their pressure was too much for OU-Chillicothe in the second half, as they won 78-53.  The Lady Trailblazers had a balanc

Trailblazer Basketball Starts Season with Wins

Ohio Christian University Men's Basketball team started the season this weekend with their annual Tip-Off Tournament. The Trailblazers won both contests. Friday night OCU faced Clark State and won 76 to 56. On Saturday, the Trailblazers went on to defeat Wright State Lake, 88 to 75. All-American senior guard Stefan Vasiloff started right where he left off a year ago.

OCU Draws Two-Time Defending National Champs

The Mid-East Region Champs, OCU was seeding #7 for the up and coming NCCAA National tournament. Their draw is 2-time defending National Champs Manhattan Christian College. MCC has been a force in the NCCAA of late but that doesn't concern Coach Murton. "We want to be the best, so we have to play the best. It doesn't concern me at all.

OCU Women Fall Short in Final

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

OCU Men's Soccer Win Regional Title!

On Saturday, October 31st at 3:30pm, Ohio Christian University celebrated their first Regional Tournament Champion in school history when the men's soccer team downed Johnson Bible College 5-2.

OCU Men Honored by Region

OCU Men were honored by the Mid-East Region Coaches after a successful season.  Four players were selected 1st team: Emanuel Harris (So.) Dave Blamo (Fr.) Kevin Street (Jr.) Stu Hostetter (So.) Selected to the 2nd team was: Jimmy Galvan (So.) Dexter Chapman (So.) Taylor Ryan (Fr.) OCU was als

OCU Men win 1st Regional Game ever!

OCU Men came into the Regional Tournament as the #1 seed. They did so a year ago also, but were beaten by Johnson Bible College in a tough loss. This year they played Appalachian Bible College and defeated them 3-1 in OCU men's first regional tournament win in school history. OCU scored 3 first half goals by Chad Dobbs, Dave Blamo and Dexter Chapman to enjoy a comfortable lead