College of the Ozarks’ Cinderella run at last year’s tournament led to the program’s 5th national runner-up finish, but the Bobcats have yet to take home the Championship in 20 previous National Championship appearances. The Lady Bobcats finished the regular season in first place in the Midlands Collegiate Athletic Conference. Their conference record is 12-2 and their overall record is 23-8. Kayla Kepler is the leading scorer, averaging over 15 points per game. Kepler also leads the Bobcats in rebounds averaging 6.2 per game. The team ranks number 9 in Division II for defensive rebounds per game (30.6). During Head Coach Becky Vest’s tenure, the team has been to the national tournament each year.