Ohio Christian University Softball Signs Sarah Williams

The Ohio Christian University Trailblazer softball program is pleased to announce the signing of another outstanding recruit for the 2010-2011 season. Sarah Williams of Lexington, Kentucky signed her letter of intent to play softball for the Trailblazers on Friday, August 20 at Bethel Harvest Church in Nicholasville, KY.

Sarah played high school softball at Paul Lawrence Dunbar High School in Lexington, KY. Sarah finished her senior campaign with 34 starts amassing 20 base hits and 2 doubles accounting for a .242 batting average. Sarah scored 16 runs and drove in 14 more. Defensively, Sarah finished her senior season with a .930 fielding percentage as an outfielder for her high school squad.

Sarah also excels academically. She finished her high school career with a 3.6 GPA. During her high school career Sarah earned Academic All State Honorable Mention honors in 2009, and graduated with Academic All State honors.

"We are very excited to have Sarah coming to OCU. She had originally considered attending the University of Kentucky and walking on to their program, but felt led to pursue a degree in Youth Ministry and started looking our way," said OCU head coach Emory Clark. "Sarah will bring a good mix of skills to our team. She is an accomplished outfielder, a good hitter, and is willing to do what she needs to do to help our team."

"This has been our best recruiting year thus far," said Coach Clark. "I look for Sarah and our other incoming players to join our returning players and help us see OCU softball have our best season yet. We are really excited about where our program could go this coming season."

Ohio Christian University softball competes in the National Christian College Athletic Association Mid East Region and in the Ohio Collegiate Athletic Conference. For more information about OCU softball contact head coach Emory Clark at eclark@ohiochristian.edu or 740-477-7707.