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  • Freshmen Coats, Davidson give Lady Eagles sweep of Heartland softball honors

    OKLAHOMA CITY (April 21, 2014) – The future of Oklahoma Christian softball is doing great things in the present, as evidenced Monday when the Heartland Conference’s weekly honors were announced. Pitcher Shea Coats and catcher Niki Davidson were named as the NCAA Division II conference’s pitcher and hitter of the week, respectively, after starring in OC’s three-game sweep of league rival Newman (Kan.). OC (32-14) became the first team this season to sweep the league&...

  • Bridge Creek’s Dawkins signs to play basketball for Lady Eagles

    BRIDGE CREEK, Okla. (April 21, 2014) – Hope Dawkins, who starred for Bridge Creek High School and made the Class 4A coaches’ All-State team as a senior, has signed a letter of intent to play women’s basketball at Oklahoma Christian, OC coach Stephanie Findley said Monday. Dawkins, a 6-foot-2 center, averaged 13.1 points per game for the Bobcats. In addition to making the Oklahoma Girls Basketball Coaches Association Middle West All-State squad, she received honorable mention ...

  • Eagles hold steady at No. 7 in South Central Region baseball poll

    DENVER (April 21, 2014) – Dropping a pair of games to a NCAA Division II national power didn’t hurt Oklahoma Christian in the latest South Central Region baseball rankings, which were released Monday. OC (26-14) remained at No. 7 in the poll, which is compiled by the National Collegiate Baseball Writers Association and consists of teams from the three leagues that make up the NCAA Division II region – the Heartland, Lone Star and Rocky Mountain Athletic Conferences. The ...

  • Hamilton, Talley named as Ms. Eagle, Mr. Eagle for 2013-14 academic year

    OKLAHOMA CITY (April 20, 2014) – A two-sport standout and an All-America basketball player are the recipients of the top award in Oklahoma Christian athletics for the 2013-14 academic year, OC Athletic Director Curtis Janz said Sunday. Roz Hamilton was named Ms. Eagle and Kendre Talley was named Mr. Eagle during the annual All-Sports Spring Banquet on Sunday on the OC campus. The awards are presented to the female and male student-athletes who best combine success in their sport(s) with ...

  • Lubbock Christian’s 5 longballs lift Chaparrals past Oklahoma Christian, 11-6

    OKLAHOMA CITY (April 19, 2014) – The scouting report on Lubbock Christian (Texas) was that the Chaparrals liked to sit back and wait on the home run to score. Unfortunately for Oklahoma Christian, they did just that in bunches on Saturday afternoon at Dobson Field. With the wind blowing out to left field, No. 9-ranked LCU hit five homers – accounting for all but one of the Chaparrals’ runs – and rallied from an early five-run deficit to beat the Eagles 11-6 in the ...

  • Eagles rally from 5-run deficit to earn split with No. 9 Lubbock Christian

    OKLAHOMA CITY (April 18, 2014) – No. 9-ranked Lubbock Christian (Texas) was every bit as good as advertised and the Chaparrals came close to steamrolling Oklahoma Christian on Friday at Dobson Field. The Chaparrals won the opening game of Heartland Conference doubleheader 6-1 and zoomed to an early five-run lead in the second game. But OC bounced back – thanks in good part to Caleb Price’s hitting and Eddie Broll’s relief pitching – and rallied for a 10-9 win. LCU...

  • Oklahoma Christian quartet takes 2nd in 4x1600-meter race at Kansas Relays

    LAWRENCE, Kan. (April 18, 2014) –Four Oklahoma Christian distance runners waited almost all day to run in one event on Friday night at the Kansas Relays, but they made it worth their time. The OC quartet of Brennym Kaelin, Bryant Keirns, Roberto Diaz and Brayden Barrientez took second place in the 4x1600-meter relay, a rarely run collegiate event. The Eagles finished the race at Rock Chalk Park in a time of 17:51.93, trailing only Augustana (S.D.) in the seven-team field. OC beat one ...

  • It’s Freshman Day for OC, as Coats, Davidson shine in win over Newman

    OKLAHOMA CITY (April 18, 2014) – Mid-April is the time most softball teams begin thinking about Senior Day. But before Oklahoma Christian does that next week, the Lady Eagles had a Freshman Day of sorts on Friday afternoon. Pitcher Shea Coats and catcher Niki Davidson – both in their first collegiate season – led the Lady Eagles to an 8-0 win over Newman (Kan.) in five innings at Tom Heath Field, completing a three-game sweep of the Heartland Conference series between the ...

  • Keirns, Diaz shine in 5,000, Wallace 3rd in decathlon at Kansas Relays

    LAWRENCE, Kan. (April 17, 2014) – Bryant Keirns and Roberto Diaz ran strong in the 5,000 meters and Austin Wallace finished third in the decathlon as Oklahoma Christian performers made an appearance on Thursday at the prestigious Kansas Relays. Keirns and Diaz both established themselves as threats to earn All-America status at the upcoming National Christian College Athletic Association Outdoor Track and Field Championships, running two of the top three 5,000-meter times this season in ...

  • Hamilton takes 3rd in heptathlon at prestigious Kansas Relays

    LAWRENCE, Kan. (April 17, 2014) – Oklahoma Christian’s Roz Hamilton didn’t improve on her freshly minted school record in the heptathlon, but considering the circumstances, she fared well anyway. The senior from Idabel battled cool, windy conditions on Thursday while competing at one of collegiate track and field’s most prestigious meets. She finished the two-day event with a score of 4,417 points – the second-highest of her career – to finish third in a six-...

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