Homecoming to offer an exciting mystery
Monday, November 3, 2008
With fingerprints and yearbook photos as their only clues, Oklahoma
Christian University will attempt to solve the case during the 2008 SherlOCk Homecoming. The festivities of SherlOck Homecoming are planned to kick off Nov. 6 and investigate the mysteries behind Oklahoma Christian.
A weekend full of family-fun activities to celebrate new friendships
and rekindle old ones, will jump start with the annual alumni golf
tournament and conclude with coronation and basketball action.
“Homecoming is such a special weekend on the OC campus. Having the
alumni and their families return brings such a great energy and
excitement,” said Katy Watson director of alumni relations. “With such
a wide variety of events and activities we know there will be something
for everyone to enjoy.”
Food and entertainment will be offered through the OCWA Flapjack
Trough Feed Saturday morning and the Rock the Lawn Homecoming Concert
featuring Derek Webb. The concert, sponsored by Citizen’s Bank of
Edmond, starts at 8 p.m Friday and is free of charge.
Distinguished alumni will be honored at the Homecoming Banquet Friday
at 6 p.m. Honorary Alumnus Lyle Harms, Outstanding Alumnus Jeff Dimick
and Outstanding Young Alum Joy Rainey will all be recognized during the
banquet for their outstanding work and impact in their communities.
Traditional events such as Homecoming chapel, coronation and the
carnival and lunch will add to the atmosphere and excitement of the
Both the Eagles and Lady Eagles basketball teams will continue early
season play Saturday beginning at 1 p.m. against Texas Wesleyan.
Guys and Dolls, this year’s homecoming musical, is another of
the many events available that will allow audiences to enjoy the
entertainment of current Oklahoma Christian students. The curtain will
go up at 8 p.m. for each performance. For ticket information contact
the Oklahoma Christian box office at 405-425-5540.
For more information about homecoming weekend or to register and
purchase tickets for specific events, contact the Alumni Relations
Office at 425.5110 or visit www.oc.edu/homecoming to view the complete