Passion Play

Posted by Paula Paine on February 2, 2011 in Alumni, Arizona, athletics, football, "School of Education"

The rumbling clash of helmets is stopped short by the shriek of a whistle and the thud of Coach Arnold’s clip board as it hits the ground. The boys know what’s coming. In a low, staccatoed bellow, she (yes, you read right) - she lays in. “How–many– times–do...

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Perfect Pitch

Posted by cservaes on June 19, 2012 in Athletics, "Current Students", "Lady Braves", "Perfect Game", "School of Education", Softball, "The College"

One batter at a time. One strike at a time. One out at a time. That’s how Ashley Renaldi pitched Ottawa University’s first-ever perfect softball game in April. “I didn’t really know I was having a perfect game until the last couple of innings,” says Renaldi, who is...

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Player of the Year

Posted by cservaes on September 17, 2012 in Alumni, Athletics, "Current Students", "The College"

Myah Sprew was named softball All-KCAC Player of the Year for her efforts to help lead the Lady Braves to a 30-22 season. To many, the honor wasn’t a surprising feat. Sprew’s grandfather, Marvin Wilson ’60, was a standout athlete during his time at Ottawa University, dominating...

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Pork And Pigskins

Posted by cservaes on June 13, 2012 in "Academic Programs", Alumni, Athletics, Community, football, "Peoples Bank Field", "Pork and Pigskins"

The Ottawa University Braves Football team and fans participated in the Pork and Pigskins Preview fundraiser on April 14 at Peoples Bank Field. Participants gathered for a pre-game barbecue competition followed by a youth football obstacle course. After that the football team took part in the...

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Ready, Set, Go

Posted by cservaes on March 12, 2012 in "Academic Programs", Athletics, volleyball

The Ottawa University volleyball team had just lost their final game of the season and Shannon (Holmes) Donley’s career as a Brave was over. It was a bittersweet realization – one that Donley says she’ll never forget. “After the match, we sat in the locker room for a long...

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Ronald C. Yingling - In Memoriam

Posted by cservaes on September 19, 2011 in "Academic Programs", Alumni, Athletics, Faculty/Staff, "The College"

Ronald Clair Yingling’s family has a rich history with Ottawa University. More than 32 of Yingling’s relatives have attended OU over the years – the first back in 1893. Yingling, who passed away May 8 at the age of 76, dedicated many years of service to the school, both as a...

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Running for the Prize

Posted by Paula Paine on September 4, 2013 in Athletics, "Current Students", "School of Business", "The College", "Your OU"

Junior Chelsea Fullerton runs a good race. As an Ottawa University cross country and track and field athlete, she has qualified for nationals four times. But the prize she’s after doesn’t hang around her neck. Instead, it’s a badge of excellence she seeks in everything she does.

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Running Through Obstacles

Posted by cservaes on March 12, 2012 in "Academic Programs", Athletics, "Current Students"

Lucas Straub knew he’d be able to overcome the sickness and injuries he sustained during his time on the Ottawa University cross-country team. But he also knew those injuries would impact his career. “My greatest accomplishment in crosscountry was overcoming a severe injury and...

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Senior Volleyball Player Makes History

Posted by Paula Paine on March 13, 2013 in Athletics, "Current Students", "Kristen Hendrickson", "The College", volleyball

Ottawa University senior Kristen Hendrickson made history August 28 when she became the first Lady Brave volleyball player ever to tally 1,000 kills and 1,000 digs in a career. Hendrickson earned her 1,000th kill against Kansas Wesleyan University in 2011. She earned her 1000th career dig against...

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Socially Engaged

Posted by cservaes on July 23, 2013 in "Academic Programs", Alumni, Arizona, Athletics, Community, "Current Students", Events, Faculty/Staff, Indiana, "Kansas City", Online, "School of Arts and Sciences", "School of Business", "School of Education", "The College"

Whether you’re a student, faculty/staff member or graduate of Ottawa University, social media is a great way to interact with fellow Braves and stay informed about what is going on at the various campuses. The University’s official Facebook page, www.Facebook.com/OttawaUniversity, and...

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