JOPLIN, MO - Lancaster Bible hauled down 21 offensive rebounds on Saturday and was able to edge Ohio Christian 67-62 in the fifth-place game at the National Christian College Athletic Association Division II women's basketball tournament at Ozark Christian College in Joplin, Mo.
The second-seeded Trailblazers trailed No. 5 Lancaster Bible 31-30 at halftime and were outscored 36-32 in the second half.
Lancaster Bible, which outrebounded OCU 47-36, was led by Aubrey Folger with 20 points, 15 rebounds and five assists.
The Trailblazers finish the season at 18-14 and finish in 6th place in the NCCAA.
JOPLIN, MO - After suffering a quarterfinal defeat to open the National Christian College Athletic Association Division II women's national tournament, Ohio Christian rebounded on Friday with a big first half to defeat Manhattan Christian 63-51 at Ozark Christian College in Joplin, Mo.
The Trailblazers scored 27 points off turnovers, compared to just 11 for Manhattan Christian, which committed 21 miscues.
Ohio Christian held Manhattan Christian to 7 of 24 (29.2) shooting in the first half, and made 13 of 30 (43.3 percent) shots to take a 32-20 lead into intermission.
Asia Woodson drained 7 of her 12 shots to lead the second-seeded Trailblazers with 17 points for the consolation game. Olivia Davis accounted for 13 points and eight rebounds, Shekinah Alexander had nine points and Maritza Will added eight.