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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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Trailblazers Set To Face Southeastern In NAIA National Tournament image

Trailblazers Set To Face Southeastern In NAIA National Tournament

Trailblazers Set To Face Southeastern In NAIA National Tournament image

Published: March 5, 2020

KANSAS CITY, MO – The Ohio Christian University Lady Trailblazers patiently awaited their draw in the 2020 NAIA DII National Championship Tournament on Wednesday evening. Entering the tournament as the #8 seed in the Duer Bracket, the Lady Trailblazers will face the Fire of Southeastern University, the #3 seed overall. Ohio Christian received their automatic bid following a stellar season and impressive conference tournament run in which they rallied off three consecutive wins of 10+ points, two of which took place on the road. Their championship victory on Tuesday at Indiana
KANSAS CITY, MO – The Ohio Christian University Lady Trailblazers patiently awaited their draw in the 2020 NAIA DII National Championship Tournament on Wednesday evening. Entering the tournament as the #8 seed in the Duer Bracket, the Lady Trailblazers will face the Fire of Southeastern University, the #3 seed overall. Ohio Christian received their automatic bid following a stellar season
KANSAS CITY, MO – The Ohio Christian University Lady Trailblazers patiently awaited their draw in the 2020 NAIA DII National Championship Tournament on Wednesday evening. Entering the tournament as
Lady Trailblazers Complete Tournament Run, Clinch First Ever National ... image

Lady Trailblazers Complete Tournament Run, Clinch First Ever National ...

Lady Trailblazers Complete Tournament Run, Clinch First Ever National ... image

Published: March 4, 2020

NEW ALBANY, IN – After finishing the 2018-19 season with only one River States Conference victory, the Ohio Christian University Lady Trailblazers were one of the last teams expected to succeed in 2019-20. Despite the expectations, the Lady Trailblazers proved the doubters otherwise, finishing a stellar RSC Tournament run with a 95-82 win in the title game against Indiana University Southeast on Tuesday night. 
NEW ALBANY, IN – After finishing the 2018-19 season with only one River States Conference victory, the Ohio Christian University Lady Trailblazers were one of the last teams expected to succeed in 2019-20. Despite the expectations, the Lady Trailblazers proved the doubters otherwise, finishing a stellar RSC Tournament run with a 95-82 win in the title game against Indiana University
NEW ALBANY, IN – After finishing the 2018-19 season with only one River States Conference victory, the Ohio Christian University Lady Trailblazers were one of the last teams expected to succeed in
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Pertuset, Gillum Named All-RSC Members

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Published: March 4, 2020

CIRCLEVILLE, OH - One day prior to taking their team into the River States Conference championship against Indiana University Southeast, Staci Pertuset (1st Team) and Rachel Gillum (2nd Team) each were named All-RSC members on Monday afternoon. The nominations came from each head coach around the conference. Pertuset has put an exclamation point on her career at OCU, averaging mindboggling numbers of 20.8 PPG, 8.2 RPG, and 4.4 APG. She also currently ranks #1 in NAIA DII for steals (153) and steals per game (5.1). On February 8th, Pertuset set a new career high with 40 points against
CIRCLEVILLE, OH - One day prior to taking their team into the River States Conference championship against Indiana University Southeast, Staci Pertuset (1st Team) and Rachel Gillum (2nd Team) each were named All-RSC members on Monday afternoon. The nominations came from each head coach around the conference. Pertuset has put an exclamation point on her career at OCU, averaging mindboggling
CIRCLEVILLE, OH - One day prior to taking their team into the River States Conference championship against Indiana University Southeast, Staci Pertuset (1st Team) and Rachel Gillum (2nd Team) each
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Barksdale Tabbed All-RSC First Team

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Published: March 4, 2020

CIRCLEVILLE, OH - Following the conclusion of the 2019-20 season, Sophomore Justin Barksdale has been named All-RSC First Team by the conference's head coaches. Barksdale joined nine others from around the conference to be named first team members. Overall, Barksdale put up numbers of 16.1 PPG and 9.0 RPG, averaging just short of a double double. In total, Barksdale finished the year with 452 points and 251 rebounds, while shooting 53.4% from the field. Barksdale helped lead his squad to their first appearance in the River States Conference Tournament since 2018. For the complete list
CIRCLEVILLE, OH - Following the conclusion of the 2019-20 season, Sophomore Justin Barksdale has been named All-RSC First Team by the conference's head coaches. Barksdale joined nine others from around the conference to be named first team members. Overall, Barksdale put up numbers of 16.1 PPG and 9.0 RPG, averaging just short of a double double. In total, Barksdale finished the year with
CIRCLEVILLE, OH - Following the conclusion of the 2019-20 season, Sophomore Justin Barksdale has been named All-RSC First Team by the conference's head coaches. Barksdale joined nine others from
Lady Trailblazers Topple Cougars, Punch Ticket To Tournament Championship image

Lady Trailblazers Topple Cougars, Punch Ticket To Tournament Championship

Lady Trailblazers Topple Cougars, Punch Ticket To Tournament Championship image

Published: February 29, 2020

CIRCLEVILLE, OH – Following a few short minutes of action in Saturday's River States Conference Semi-Final, there was little doubt on the outcome. Using a 17-point advantage in the opening quarter, Ohio Christian cruised past Indiana University Kokomo on Saturday, punching their ticket to the RSC Championship on Tuesday.
CIRCLEVILLE, OH – Following a few short minutes of action in Saturday's River States Conference Semi-Final, there was little doubt on the outcome. Using a 17-point advantage in the opening quarter, Ohio Christian cruised past Indiana University Kokomo on Saturday, punching their ticket to the RSC Championship on Tuesday.
CIRCLEVILLE, OH – Following a few short minutes of action in Saturday's River States Conference Semi-Final, there was little doubt on the outcome. Using a 17-point advantage in the opening quarter

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#14 Knights Defeat Trailblazers In Marian's Season Opener image

#14 Knights Defeat Trailblazers In Marian's Season Opener

#14 Knights Defeat Trailblazers In Marian's Season Opener image

Published: November 8, 2019

INDIANAPOLIS, IN – Facing a top 25 NAIA opponent, the Ohio Christian University Trailblazers took on #14 Marian University on Tuesday night. Battling the Knights on the road, the Trailblazers struggled out of the gates as Marian capitalized on turnovers in their 100-64 win.
INDIANAPOLIS, IN – Facing a top 25 NAIA opponent, the Ohio Christian University Trailblazers took on #14 Marian University on Tuesday night. Battling the Knights on the road, the Trailblazers struggled out of the gates as Marian capitalized on turnovers in their 100-64 win.
INDIANAPOLIS, IN – Facing a top 25 NAIA opponent, the Ohio Christian University Trailblazers took on #14 Marian University on Tuesday night. Battling the Knights on the road, the Trailblazers
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Late Surge Pushes Seahawks Past Lady Trailblazers

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Published: November 8, 2019

CIRCLEVILLE, OH – The Ohio Christian University Lady Trailblazers continued their early season slate on Saturday afternoon, hosting the Seahawks for Keiser University in the Maxwell Center. Facing a deficit most of the day, the Lady Trailblazers battled back to a tie before Keiser pulled away late in the 84-79 win.
CIRCLEVILLE, OH – The Ohio Christian University Lady Trailblazers continued their early season slate on Saturday afternoon, hosting the Seahawks for Keiser University in the Maxwell Center. Facing a deficit most of the day, the Lady Trailblazers battled back to a tie before Keiser pulled away late in the 84-79 win.
CIRCLEVILLE, OH – The Ohio Christian University Lady Trailblazers continued their early season slate on Saturday afternoon, hosting the Seahawks for Keiser University in the Maxwell Center. Facing
Night of Educators

Kappa Delta Pi Hosts Inaugural "Night For Educators"

Night of Educators

Published: November 8, 2019

CIRCLEVILLE, OH - On October 22nd, Ohio Christian University Athletics, in partnership with Kappa Delta Pi, hosted the university's inaugural "Night for Educators". The night's events took place during the Lady Trailblazers' volleyball match against Indiana University East. 
CIRCLEVILLE, OH - On October 22nd, Ohio Christian University Athletics, in partnership with Kappa Delta Pi, hosted the university's inaugural "Night for Educators". The night's events took place during the Lady Trailblazers' volleyball match against Indiana University East. 
CIRCLEVILLE, OH - On October 22nd, Ohio Christian University Athletics, in partnership with Kappa Delta Pi, hosted the university's inaugural "Night for Educators". The night's events took place
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Trailblazers Grab First Win Of 2019-20 Season Over OUL

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Published: November 8, 2019

CIRCLEVILLE, OH – Highlighted by a 19-point effort from transfer David Froedge (SO/New Castle, IN), the Ohio Christian University Trailblazers sprinted past Ohio University Lancaster on Wednesday night in their 2019-20 home opener. 
CIRCLEVILLE, OH – Highlighted by a 19-point effort from transfer David Froedge (SO/New Castle, IN), the Ohio Christian University Trailblazers sprinted past Ohio University Lancaster on Wednesday night in their 2019-20 home opener. 
CIRCLEVILLE, OH – Highlighted by a 19-point effort from transfer David Froedge (SO/New Castle, IN), the Ohio Christian University Trailblazers sprinted past Ohio University Lancaster on Wednesday
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OCU Cruises Past Crusaders In 2019-20 Opener

WBB OCU vs GLCC Home

Published: November 8, 2019

CIRCLEVILLE, OH – The Ohio Christian University Lady Trailblazers' basketball program opened their 2019-20 season on Tuesday night in the Maxwell Center, defeating the Crusaders of Great Lakes Christian College 105-71. 
CIRCLEVILLE, OH – The Ohio Christian University Lady Trailblazers' basketball program opened their 2019-20 season on Tuesday night in the Maxwell Center, defeating the Crusaders of Great Lakes Christian College 105-71. 
CIRCLEVILLE, OH – The Ohio Christian University Lady Trailblazers' basketball program opened their 2019-20 season on Tuesday night in the Maxwell Center, defeating the Crusaders of Great Lakes