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CIRCLEVILLE, OH - Ohio Christian University Head Men's Basketball Coach Casey Coons was inducted into the Taylor University Athletics Hall of Fame this past Saturday, joining the Class of 2019 that also included Molly Currens, Tanya Crevier, Rick Atkinson, and Tyler Beachler. Coons was a member of the Trojan's basketball team as a player from 2009-2013 and later served as an assistant coach for the program. 

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VOTE VOTE VOTE! NCCAA Logo Madness image

VOTE VOTE VOTE! NCCAA Logo Madness

VOTE VOTE VOTE! NCCAA Logo Madness image

Published: March 24, 2020

Greenville, SC (3/20/2020):  The NCCAA announces the launch of #NCCAALogoMadness. Beginning on March 26, fans will be able to vote on Twitter for their favorite NCCAA member school logo. All matchups have been randomly selected, with play-in matchups getting things started. There are eight play-in matchups, each with four schools competing. The school with the highest percentage of votes will advance. All other matchups will only have two schools competing.
Greenville, SC (3/20/2020):  The NCCAA announces the launch of #NCCAALogoMadness. Beginning on March 26, fans will be able to vote on Twitter for their favorite NCCAA member school logo. All matchups have been randomly selected, with play-in matchups getting things started. There are eight play-in matchups, each with four schools competing. The school with the highest percentage of votes
Greenville, SC (3/20/2020):  The NCCAA announces the launch of #NCCAALogoMadness. Beginning on March 26, fans will be able to vote on Twitter for their favorite NCCAA member school logo. All
Pertuset named naia all-american honorable mention image

Pertuset named naia all-american honorable mention

Pertuset named naia all-american honorable mention image

Published: March 23, 2020

CIRCLEVILLE, OH – Following the conclusion of the 2019-20 season, Senior Staci Pertuset (SR/West Union, OH) has been named to the NAIA All-American Honorable Mention list, joining others from around the country. Pertuset helped lead the Lady Trailblazers to multiple new heights during the year, including new team records, an incredible River States Conference tournament run, and the team's first ever appearance in the NAIA National Tournament. At the end of the season, Pertuset's stat line spoke for itself, as she led NAIA DII in steals per game (4.9) and total steals (158), while
CIRCLEVILLE, OH – Following the conclusion of the 2019-20 season, Senior Staci Pertuset (SR/West Union, OH) has been named to the NAIA All-American Honorable Mention list, joining others from around the country. Pertuset helped lead the Lady Trailblazers to multiple new heights during the year, including new team records, an incredible River States Conference tournament run, and the team's
CIRCLEVILLE, OH – Following the conclusion of the 2019-20 season, Senior Staci Pertuset (SR/West Union, OH) has been named to the NAIA All-American Honorable Mention list, joining others from
NAIA Cancels Remainder of 2020 Spring Sport Seasons, Effective Immediately image

NAIA Cancels Remainder of 2020 Spring Sport Seasons, Effective Immediately

NAIA Cancels Remainder of 2020 Spring Sport Seasons, Effective Immediately image

Published: March 16, 2020

CIRCLEVILLE, OH - In accordance with the River States Conference (RSC) and the National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA) National Office's announcement earlier today, Ohio Christian University has cancelled the remainder of all 2020 RSC spring sports seasons, effective immediately. Affected sports are baseball, men's and women's golf, softball, men's and women's tennis and men's and women's outdoor track and field. More information is available in the NAIA's release included below. NAIA CANCELS SPRING SPORTS SEASON 2020KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- The National Association of
CIRCLEVILLE, OH - In accordance with the River States Conference (RSC) and the National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA) National Office's announcement earlier today, Ohio Christian University has cancelled the remainder of all 2020 RSC spring sports seasons, effective immediately. Affected sports are baseball, men's and women's golf, softball, men's and women's tennis and men
CIRCLEVILLE, OH - In accordance with the River States Conference (RSC) and the National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA) National Office's announcement earlier today, Ohio Christian
Lady Trailblazers End Historic Season With Loss In NAIA DII Tournament image

Lady Trailblazers End Historic Season With Loss In NAIA DII Tournament

Lady Trailblazers End Historic Season With Loss In NAIA DII Tournament image

Published: March 14, 2020

SIOUX CITY, IA – A year of history and memories ended on Thursday afternoon, as the Ohio Christian University Lady Trailblazers lost in the round of 32 in the 2020 NAIA DII Women's Basketball Tournament. Facing the #1 seed in the Duer bracket, the #6 seeded Lady Trailblazers lost to the Fire of Southeastern University 107-55.
SIOUX CITY, IA – A year of history and memories ended on Thursday afternoon, as the Ohio Christian University Lady Trailblazers lost in the round of 32 in the 2020 NAIA DII Women's Basketball Tournament. Facing the #1 seed in the Duer bracket, the #6 seeded Lady Trailblazers lost to the Fire of Southeastern University 107-55.
SIOUX CITY, IA – A year of history and memories ended on Thursday afternoon, as the Ohio Christian University Lady Trailblazers lost in the round of 32 in the 2020 NAIA DII Women's Basketball
RIVER STATES CONFERENCE COVID-19 UPDATE image

RIVER STATES CONFERENCE COVID-19 UPDATE

RIVER STATES CONFERENCE COVID-19 UPDATE image

Published: March 13, 2020

MIDDLETOWN, Ohio -- The River States Conference has suspended all athletic related activities including all competition, informal or organized practice, and participation in NAIA championships effective March 13 at noon through March 31st.  Further direction will be provided as soon as it is available. For the health and safety of RSC student-athletes, coaches, support staff, and the general public, the RSC Commissioner and Council of Presidents feel this is the best course of action at this time. The RSC will continue to monitor COVID-19 developments, and leadership will work closely
MIDDLETOWN, Ohio -- The River States Conference has suspended all athletic related activities including all competition, informal or organized practice, and participation in NAIA championships effective March 13 at noon through March 31st.  Further direction will be provided as soon as it is available. For the health and safety of RSC student-athletes, coaches, support staff, and the general
MIDDLETOWN, Ohio -- The River States Conference has suspended all athletic related activities including all competition, informal or organized practice, and participation in NAIA championships

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WBB OCU vs WSL

Balanced Offense Keys Win Over Wright State Lake

WBB OCU vs WSL

Published: December 10, 2019

CIRCLEVILLE, OH – Powered by a balanced scoring attack, the Ohio Christian University Lady Trailblazers cruised past the Lakers of Wright State Lake on Saturday, picking up their fourth win of the season. Six total Lady Trailblazers finished in double figures, including all five of the team's starters.
CIRCLEVILLE, OH – Powered by a balanced scoring attack, the Ohio Christian University Lady Trailblazers cruised past the Lakers of Wright State Lake on Saturday, picking up their fourth win of the season. Six total Lady Trailblazers finished in double figures, including all five of the team's starters.
CIRCLEVILLE, OH – Powered by a balanced scoring attack, the Ohio Christian University Lady Trailblazers cruised past the Lakers of Wright State Lake on Saturday, picking up their fourth win of the
MBB OCU vs MVNU

Slow Start Hinders Comeback Against Cougars

MBB OCU vs MVNU

Published: November 30, 2019

MOUNT VERNON, OH - Facing a continuous streak of solid NAIA programs, the Ohio Christian University Trailblazers continued their non-conference schedule on Friday night at Mount Vernon Nazarene University. Facing the #6 ranked Cougars, a slow start hindered the Trailblazers' second half comeback as Mount Vernon held on for the 79-65 win. 
MOUNT VERNON, OH - Facing a continuous streak of solid NAIA programs, the Ohio Christian University Trailblazers continued their non-conference schedule on Friday night at Mount Vernon Nazarene University. Facing the #6 ranked Cougars, a slow start hindered the Trailblazers' second half comeback as Mount Vernon held on for the 79-65 win. 
MOUNT VERNON, OH - Facing a continuous streak of solid NAIA programs, the Ohio Christian University Trailblazers continued their non-conference schedule on Friday night at Mount Vernon Nazarene
MBB OCU vs MVNU

Slow Start Hinders Comeback Against Cougars

MBB OCU vs MVNU

Published: December 10, 2019

MOUNT VERNON, OH - Facing a continuous streak of solid NAIA programs, the Ohio Christian University Trailblazers continued their non-conference schedule on Friday night at Mount Vernon Nazarene University. Facing the #6 ranked Cougars, a slow start hindered the Trailblazers' second half comeback as Mount Vernon held on for the 79-65 win. 
MOUNT VERNON, OH - Facing a continuous streak of solid NAIA programs, the Ohio Christian University Trailblazers continued their non-conference schedule on Friday night at Mount Vernon Nazarene University. Facing the #6 ranked Cougars, a slow start hindered the Trailblazers' second half comeback as Mount Vernon held on for the 79-65 win. 
MOUNT VERNON, OH - Facing a continuous streak of solid NAIA programs, the Ohio Christian University Trailblazers continued their non-conference schedule on Friday night at Mount Vernon Nazarene
WBB OCU vs USF

#13 Cougars' Offense Lights Up Lady Trailblazers

WBB OCU vs USF

Published: November 30, 2019

FORT WAYNE, IN – Facing the #13 team in the nation, the Ohio Christian University Lady Trailblazers went for their fourth win of the season on Tuesday night. Unfortunately, the University of Saint Francis' offense played a close to perfect game, setting multiple single game records in their 124-62 win. 
FORT WAYNE, IN – Facing the #13 team in the nation, the Ohio Christian University Lady Trailblazers went for their fourth win of the season on Tuesday night. Unfortunately, the University of Saint Francis' offense played a close to perfect game, setting multiple single game records in their 124-62 win. 
FORT WAYNE, IN – Facing the #13 team in the nation, the Ohio Christian University Lady Trailblazers went for their fourth win of the season on Tuesday night. Unfortunately, the University of Saint
WBB OCU vs USF

#13 Cougars' Offense Lights Up Lady Trailblazers

WBB OCU vs USF

Published: December 10, 2019

FORT WAYNE, IN – Facing the #13 team in the nation, the Ohio Christian University Lady Trailblazers went for their fourth win of the season on Tuesday night. Unfortunately, the University of Saint Francis' offense played a close to perfect game, setting multiple single game records in their 124-62 win. 
FORT WAYNE, IN – Facing the #13 team in the nation, the Ohio Christian University Lady Trailblazers went for their fourth win of the season on Tuesday night. Unfortunately, the University of Saint Francis' offense played a close to perfect game, setting multiple single game records in their 124-62 win. 
FORT WAYNE, IN – Facing the #13 team in the nation, the Ohio Christian University Lady Trailblazers went for their fourth win of the season on Tuesday night. Unfortunately, the University of Saint