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  • Coshow earns first pro baseball win for Yankees’ Class A team


    CHARLESTON, S.C. (July 6, 2014) – Former Oklahoma Christian standout Cale Coshow recorded his first professional baseball win on Sunday during a relief appearance for the Charleston RiverDogs of the South Atlantic League. Coshow pitched one inning of scoreless relief for the New York Yankees’ long-season Class A affiliate as the RiverDogs beat the Rome Braves 3-1 at Joseph P. Riley, Jr. Park. Coshow (1-1) signed with the Yankees in June 2013 after New York chose him in the 13th ...

  • Wilburn's company ranked eighth by Forbes


    Just Between Friends, a company co-founded and run by Oklahoma Christian University (OC) trustee Shannon Wilburn ranks No. 8 on Forbes’ list of top franchises in the United States. Wilburn is now the sole owner of Just Between Friends, the nation’s leading children’s and maternity consignment sales event. The company has 141 franchises in 29 states and one in Canada. Gross sales topped $24 million in 2013. Just Between Friends has been featured in “Entrepreneur&rdquo...

  • Meisch, Sell, Todd earn academic award from Women’s Golf Coaches Association


    CORAL SPRINGS, Fla. (July 2, 2014) – Oklahoma Christian golfers Audrey Meisch, Allison Sell and Dana Todd have been honored as All-American Scholars by the Women’s Golf Coaches Association. To qualify for the award, players must have a cumulative grade-point average of 3.5. Meisch, a sophomore elementary education major from Wichita, Kan., had a perfect 4.0 GPA during the 2013-14 academic year. Todd, a freshman from Winnipeg, Manitoba, had a 4.0 GPA in management, while Sell, a ...

  • OC softball ranks No. 1 in GPA in NCCAA; earns Scholar Team status


    GREENVILLE, S.C. (July 2, 2014) – Oklahoma Christian’s softball team just missed winning a national title on the field, but the Lady Eagles earned one in the classroom during the 2014 season. With a 3.635 team grade point average, OC not only earned Scholar Team status from the National Christian College Athletic Association, it posted the highest GPA of any NCCAA softball squad. On the field, the Lady Eagles weren’t shabby, either, reaching the NCCAA championship game before...

  • Edmond North’s Garbrecht to join Oklahoma Christian baseball squad


    EDMOND, Okla. (July 1, 2014) – Josh Garbrecht, who helped Edmond North High School reach the Class 6A tournament this past spring, has signed a letter of intent to play baseball at Oklahoma Christian, OC coach Lonny Cobble said Tuesday. Garbrecht, a 6-foot, 180-pound shortstop, hit .296 with three home runs and 29 RBIs for a North squad that finished 23-15 this season. He was particularly impressive with runners in scoring position, hitting a hearty .480 in 50 opportunities. Garbrecht ...

  • 3 Oklahoma events, trip to Florida highlight women’s fall golf schedule


    OKLAHOMA CITY (July 1, 2014) – If you want to watch Oklahoma Christian’s women’s golf team in action close to home, you’ll have several chances this fall. OC coach Greg Lynn announced the Lady Eagles’ fall-season schedule on Tuesday and three of his team’s tournaments will be in Oklahoma – including two in Oklahoma City. The Lady Eagles will open the campaign on Sept. 15-16 in the annual Susie Maxwell Berning Classic, hosted by crosstown rival Oklahoma...

  • OC men’s golf team to visit Florida, Kansas, Texas during fall campaign


    OKLAHOMA CITY (June 30, 2014) – Oklahoma Christian’s men’s golf team will see action in four states during their five-tournament fall season, OC coach David Lynn said Monday. The Eagles will open their 2014 fall campaign Sept. 15-16 in Amarillo, Texas, playing in the Ryan Palmer Foundation Invitational, hosted by West Texas A&M at Tascosa Country Club. OC finished third last year in that event, which draws many top teams from NCAA Division II’s South Central Region. ...

  • OC’s Meisch caps trip to Judson Collegiate with solid 75


    ROSWELL, Ga. (June 30, 2014) – Oklahoma Christian’s Audrey Meisch finished the Judson Collegiate & Legends Pro-Am Challenge on Monday with her best round of the golf tournament, a 4-over-par 75. Meisch, a rising junior from Wichita, Kan., finished in 40th place in the invitation-only event, jumping six spots in the individual standings on the final day. Only 14 players in the 59-woman field recorded a better score Monday than did Meisch, who had opened the tournament with rounds...

  • Meisch improves score on 2nd day of Judson Collegiate tournament


    ROSWELL, Ga. (June 29, 2014) – Oklahoma Christian’s Audrey Meisch improved during the second round of the Judson Collegiate & Legends Pro-Am Challenge on Sunday, firing an 80 to remain to maintain her position in the invitation-only golf tournament. Meisch, a rising junior from Wichita, Kan., recorded her first birdie of the tournament, doing so on the par-5 No. 6 hole at the Country Club of Roswell. The par-71, 6,300-yard course again proved challenging for most of the 59-woman...

  • OC’s Meisch begins play in invitation-only tournament in Georgia


    ROSWELL, Ga. (June 28, 2014) – Oklahoma Christian’s Audrey Meisch began play Saturday in an invitation-only golf tournament, shooting an 11-over-par 82 in the first round of the Judson Collegiate & Legends Pro-Am Challenge. Meisch, a rising junior from Wichita, Kan., was one of the first players in the 59-woman field to tee off in the tournament at the Country Club of Roswell.  The event is being hosted by Rosie Jones, who played on the LPGA Tour for 25 years and won 13 ...