The Golden Grizzlies end their season 3-14-1, 3-6 in the Horizon League.
The Golden Grizzlies scored two goals within the first 15 minutes
The Golden Grizzlies host Northern Kentucky Wednesday, Oct. 18 at 7 p.m. at the Oakland Soccer Field
Saturday’s game will be broadcast on ESPN3
The Golden Grizzlies will take on Milwaukee Saturday, Oct. 14 at the Oakland Soccer Field at 7 p.m.
2015 Horizon League Women's Soccer Championship: Oakland vs. Wright State The Golden Grizzlies captured their first Horizon League title in a 1-0 OT victory. 11-8-15 Credit: Mike Gryniewicz
Horizon League Semifinals: Oakland vs. Northern Kentucky 11-5-15 Credit: Mike Gryniewicz
Oakland vs. Valparaiso 10-3-15
Oakland and Detroit play to 1-1 draw 9-30-15
Oakland vs. Duquesne September 20, 2015
▪ Played in all 18 games, making 10 starts
▪ Recorded two goals (Sept 23. vs Cleveland St.) (Oct. 21. vs IUPUI)
▪ Led the team with 21 shots and 11 shots on goal
▪ Tallied two assists
▪ Missed season due to injury
▪ Appeared in 20 games, making one start
▪ Scored her first-career goal against Green Bay on Sept. 20
▪ Recorded her first assist of her career against Northern Kentucky on Oct, 21
▪ Scored the game-tying goal against Valparaiso (Oct. 3)
▪ Named to Horizon League Fall 2015 Honor Roll
▪ Horizon League Academic Honor Roll (Fall 2015)
▪ Horizon League Academic Honor Roll (Fall 2016)
▪ Member of Tramore AFC, Cork City WFC, UCC Ladies soccer teams (2009-2012).
▪ Tramore AFC team won Leinster Cup several times; voted Player of the Match in Cup finals (2011).
▪ UCC Ladies team finished runner-up at Intervarsities (2015).
▪ Golden boot winner (2007).
Full Name: Vanessa Ogbonna
Birthdate: July 6, 1996
Parents: Emmanuel and Sarah Ogbonna
Siblings: Emmanuel and Joy-Aislinn
Major: Wellness, health promotion and injury prevention
Top Three Reasons for Choosing Oakland:
1. Soccer coaching staff
2. Good facilities
3. Preferable majors and academic programs