November 22, 2011

Owens Women’s Basketball to Host Turkey Trot Shootout, Nov. 25-26

PERRYSBURG TOWNSHIP, Ohio – The Owens Community College women’s basketball team will take an overall 5-1 record and a NJCAA Division II No. 13 national ranking into this weekend as they host their annual Turkey Trot Shootout, Friday-Saturday, Nov. 25-26.

Beginning at 1 p.m. on Friday (Nov. 25), Columbus State Community College (4-0) will take on No. 24-ranked Schoolcraft College (4-0), while the host Express will face No. 6-ranked Kalamazoo Valley Community College (4-0) at 3 p.m.

On Saturday (Nov. 26), Columbus State will play Kalamazoo Valley at 11 a.m. and Owens will compete against Schoolcraft at 1 p.m.

All home games are played at the College’s Student Health and Activities Center on the Toledo-area Campus. Owens is located on Oregon Road in Perrysburg Township. Admission to all home games is free.

Owens Community College is an accredited two-year, state-assisted institution of higher education that has served Northwest Ohio since 1965. With a commitment to providing small classes, personal attention and unmatched affordability, the College serves the diverse academic needs of credit and non-credit students on the Toledo-area and Findlay-area campuses, as well as at the Arrowhead Park Learning Center in Maumee and the Learning Center at The Source in downtown Toledo. Owens offers associate degrees that transfer to baccalaureate degrees in the Arts and Sciences and over 130 technical program areas in Agriculture, Business, Health Sciences, Public Safety and Emergency Preparedness, Skilled Trades, and Engineering and Transportation Technologies. Owens students also can earn the first two years of a bachelor’s degree with a smooth transfer to any area four-year college or university. For more information, visit