Ovendale is entering her first season as the women's head coach and the fourth season as the assistant coach at Northern Oklahoma College.
Originally from Wisbech, England, Ovendale came to Oklahoma in 2011 as a forward for Northern Oklahoma College. In her two year career at NOC she helped the team win conference twice and in 2011 helped the team win district, and secure a place in the National Tournament which was the first time in the history of the program. Individually, in both years she was All-Region First Team, MVP, and Offensive Player of the Year. After her two years at Northern she transferred to University of Science & Arts of Oklahoma (USAO).
At USAO in 2013 she won the Sooner Athletic Conference (SAC) Newcomer of the Year, and All-Conference First Team. In 2014, she helped her team win a regular conference title with a record winning season 18-2. She also won SAC MVP, All-Conference First-Team, SAC Offensive Player of the Year, All-American Honorable Mention and came second in the nation for goals scored. Over her four year college career Ovendale has scored 91 goals.
She also represented Oklahoma City FC in 2014 and 2016, who play in the Women’s Premier Soccer League (WPSL) and had a short spell in the W-league with Colorado Pride in 2015. Ovendale also previously coached boys and girls soccer at Chickasha Middle School before returning to Northern.
Ovendale graduated with honors from USAO with a bachelor’s degree in Physical Education and has a Master’s degree in Sports Administration from East Central University. She resides in Tonkawa with her wife Destiny.