Lady Bison National Signing Day Recap

SHAWNEE – Oklahoma Baptist women’s soccer added eight new recruits Wednesday on National Signing Day.

The Lady Bison additions include two forwards, three midfielders, two defenders, and a goalkeeper. Student-athletes from Oklahoma, Texas, and Colorado comprise the incoming class.

“It’s been a great day, I feel like we definitely got better today. It’s a very strong class,” said OBU head coach Mike White. “Every single girl will push for playing time, so I’m excited about that.”

Seven players will enter the 2017-18 season as freshmen, and Emily Griffith is a sophomore transfer from the University of New Mexico.

“I look forward to solidifying [OBU] as a solid, immediate contender in [NCAA Division II].” 

Men’s Soccer Wraps Up National Signing Day

SHAWNEE – Oklahoma Baptist men’s soccer added four new recruits Wednesday on National Signing Day.

The reigning Great American Conference champions picked up a new goalkeeper and three new midfielders. New Bison include three Oklahoma residents and one new player from Colorado.

“It looks like we have a really good recruiting class this year. It’s probably our most complete class that I feel like we’ve had since I’ve been here,” said Bison head coach Anthony Yousey.

All four players will enter the 2017-18 academic year as freshmen at OBU.

“We have several players that look to make an immediate impact on our program next year.”