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Lady Jackets Win Easily Over Wilberforce

The Cedarville Lady Jackets were able to showcase their roster from top to bottom in their 95-42 thrashing over the Wilberforce Bulldogs on Saturday night. Six players finished in double figures for the second time in three games, and all ten active players saw playing time in the game. Nine of the ten Lady Jackets put the ball in the basket at some point in the game. Ellie Juengel came off the bench to lead the team in scoring. She dropped 16 points and shot 4-7 from behind the ...

Cedarville Holds Off Central State

The Cedarville Yellow Jackets won its second straight game in a thriller against the Central State Marauders on Tuesday. The Jackets won a back-and-forth affair, 77-71. Six players finished in double figures for the Jackets. The game showed how complete of a team the Jackets are. Cedarville head coach Kari Hoffman emphasized how important it is for the team to have multiple threats. “That is huge, that is really huge,” Hoffman said. “Right now our rotation is pretty small, but ...

Lady Jackets Earn First Win

First-year head coach Kari Hoffman earned her first collegiate coaching win as the Cedarville Yellow Jackets defeated Cincinnati Christian, 82-61. Coach Hoffman was pleased with the effort and sees the team improving. “I’m excited that we got our first win,” head coach Kari Hoffman said. “I feel like our team is taking a step in the right direction.” Junior guard Regina Hochstetler scored 23 points to lead the Jackets. Sophomore guard Baylee Bennett, a transfer from ...

Moonlight Madness 2016

PHOTO GALLERY: Cedarville University's tradition, "Moonlight Madness", celebrated the beginning of basketball season Sat. Nov 5.

Lady Jackets Fall in Martin’s Last Home Game

Cedarville was unable to get into an offensive rhythm Saturday night, trailing the entire time in a 73-62 loss to Ursuline in head coach Kirk Martin’s last regular-season home game. In the third quarter, the Jackets tied the score at 45 with a Kaitlyn Holm 3-pointer. That was the closest they got. “We could never get the significant over-the-hump basket, and they did,” Martin said. The Arrows outscored the home team, 21-13, in the final quarter, to win the game and place ...

CU Thinks Pink, Beats Ohio Valley

The Lady Jackets defeated Ohio Valley Saturday afternoon, 62-48, and wore pink uniforms to support breast cancer awareness. It was a struggle early on for both teams offensively. It took nearly four minutes for the Jackets to score the first basket of the game. The Jackets were only up 11-4 after the end of the first quarter. Things started to pick up in the second quarter. The Jackets went into halftime with a 28-19 lead. Junior forward Christina McQueen provided a spark off the bench ...

Lady Jackets Earn 800th Win

The Cedarville women's basketball team earned the 800th win in team history Thursday night, defeating Salem International by a score of 78-49. “It’s a compliment to coach June Kearney and Maryalyce Jeremiah and all the way down through it,” said Cedarville head coach Kirk Martin. “800’s a lot, and everybody’s who’s been a part of it has contributed to it and it’s a great program.” The Jackets got off to a sluggish start, leading only 6-5 halfway through the first ...

Lady Jackets Win 5th Straight Game

The Lady Jackets were sharp once again, winning their fifth straight game Thursday night, Jan. 14, at home against non-conference opponent Wilberforce, 79-39. The Jackets played well and doubled up the visitors at halftime, 42-21. Senior Kaysie Brittenham, who had 10 points and three steals in the game, finished a nice lefty layup in traffic just before the buzzer sounded. Cedarville played competitive defense throughout the second half, and for the first time this season, the Lady ...

After Conference Title, Jackets Come Back for More

“Give somebody a knuckle,” Coach Kari Flunker-Hoffman yells following a pre-practice drill. The Cedarville women’s basketball team bump knuckles on the baseline with each other as practice gets underway. Coming off a magical 27-win season in which they won their conference and received an at-large bid to the NCAA Division II Tournament, head coach Kirk Martin and his team are back and hungry for more. Senior forward Kayla Linkous said the team’s goal is to go beyond what they did ...

Same Game, New Court

Christina McQueen enters the Hive, the fast-food style cafe on campus. The day has taken a toll on her body but not her spirit. After a few minutes of conversation, her genuine character and friendly personality start to shine. Fresh out of basketball practice, she comes across as gregarious and warm-hearted, towering over the student employee who hands over a burger and fries. From highschool to Division II McQueen said life at Cedarville University is a change from Gardner-Webb Univers...