RICHMOND, IN - The Trailblazers headed west across the state border to Indiana on Tuesday night, taking on NCAA Division III member, Earlham College. OCU got off to a slow start in the first set and found themselves on the losing end of a disappointing 25-9 score.
Trailing 1-0 on the road, 8th ranked Ohio Christian regained their focus and battled back in the second set. The Trailblazers evened things up by taking the second set 25-21.
The Blazers stole the momentum from the Quakers for good in the third set which proved to be nailbiter. The third set was a memorable one as both teams battled back and forth in thrilling fashion. OCU pulled away down the stretch with a 29-27 win and headed into the fourth set with the momentum on their side.
OCU closed out Earlham in the fourth and final set by a score of 25-20. The Trailblazers (7-4) will hit the court again on Friday at 6:00PM when they travel to OU-Lancaster.