Blazers Drop Two on Kentucky Road Trip, Woodson Scores 30 vs Midway
LEXINGTON, KY - The Lady Blazers came back empty handed after a two game road trip in Kentucky against NAIA affiliates Midway College and Asbury University.
OCU had a great perfomance from freshman Asia Woodson on Friday night against Midway College. Woodson scored a game high 30 points as OCU gave Midway all they could handle heading into the last 5 minutes of the game. OCU led 55-54 with 4:55 remaining but Midway would close the game on a 13-4 run to pull out the win 67-59.
On Saturday, OCU took on Asbury University in Wilmore, Kentucky. OCU stayed close early on but the host Eagles made a run to close the first half with a 50-35 lead. Asbury pushed the pace in the 2nd half and went on to win 99-65. OCU did get an amazing performance from senior guard Shelby Roe who scored a team high 25 points in the loss.
OCU is back in action on Tuesday when they take on OSU Newark at 6:00 PM. The Blazers (5-7) are looking to break a 5 game losing streak.