The Oakwood Christian Eagles took on two different opponents at Rossville City Park on Saturday, but surrendered big innings in both games and dropped both ends of the doubleheader.
Oakwood Christian High School sports
The Oakwood Christian Eagles picked up their first win of the 2019 baseball season with a high-scoring 18-11 victory at Howard on Friday night in Chattanooga.
After a big win over Howard earlier in the week, the Oakwood Christian high school softball team travel to Boyd-Buchanan on Thursday, looking to make it two wins in a row.
The Oakwood Christian Lady Eagles finally broke through with their first softball win in school history Tuesday night and did so in style as they blanked Howard of Chattanooga, 14-0, in a game at Rossville City Park.
The Oakwood Christian Eagles had to move Monday's season opener with Rhea County Academy to Dayton, Tenn. due to unplayable field conditions at home, and it turned out to be an even longer drive back as the Eagles dropped an 11-1 decision in five innings.
After two seasons of creating and building its softball program, the Oakwood Christian High School Lady Eagles hope that this is the season when they take that next step.
A program that struggled for victories just a handful of years ago now sits on the preface of what could become a dynasty in the Southern Christian Athletic Association.
Three times in the regular season, the Shenandoah Baptist Lions and the Oakwood Christian Eagles met on the basketball court and all three games were decided by just a couple of shots.
The Oakwood Christian Eagles came into their Southern Christian Athletic Association semifinal game favored as the higher-seeded team. However, OCA would be facing not one, but two opponents during Friday night's game.
The top-seeded Oakwood Christian Lady Eagles weren't expected to have much trouble in their opening round game of the 2019 Southern Christian Athletic Association basketball tournament...and they didn't.
The Oakwood Christian Eagles said thank-you to seven seniors on Tuesday night and those seven seniors were rewarded with a 66-52 home victory over Cleveland Christian in the home and regular season finale in Chickamauga.
One night after seeing a six-game winning streak snapped, the Oakwood Christian Eagles began a new winning streak on Friday with a 57-44 home win over Liberty Christian School.
The Oakwood Christian Eagles saw their season-high six-game winning streak snapped with a 63-53 road loss to the Chattanooga Patriots on Thursday night.