Basketball-Women 84 results

Cedarville Finishes Homestand Strong

by Abigail Hintz The Cedarville Lady Jackets finished their six-game homestand with an 89-78 win over Kentucky Wesleyan, handing the Panthers their first G-MAC loss of the season. It was a game of teamwork, pressure and tough, gritty play. Cedarville’s experience was a huge advantage, as the Panthers have a very young team with only one junior and no seniors. Cedarville came into Saturday’s G-MAC competition with the goal of protecting their court, and that they did. Overall, the Lady ...

Cedarville Battles For Win over Trevecca

by Tim Miller The Cedarville Lady Jackets (6-1, 3-0 G-MAC) fought off the Trevecca Nazarene Trojans 79-65 on Thursday night. While Cedarville won the game handily, the Lady Jackets failed to dominate against a one-win team. "We knew it was gonna be scrappy, that's how Trevecca plays," head coach Kari Hoffman said after the game. "Give credit to them, we played a little bit too hurried at times." Senior forward Abby Wolford continued her impressive campaign with 18 ...

Lady Jackets Victorious Over Undefeated Oilers

by Abigail Hintz “What a dogfight.” That’s how head coach Kari Hoffman described Saturday afternoon’s battle between Cedarville and Findlay that ended 74-70 in favor of the Jackets. The result was the Oilers’ first loss of the season, and puts Cedarville (5-1, 2-0 G-MAC) at first place in the G-MAC standings. The Jackets are now riding a five-game unbeaten streak. Senior guard Baylee Bennett reached a season high 5-11 in 3-pointers, ending the game with 17 points. Junior ...

Cedarville Keeps Rolling With Win Over Hillsdale

by Tim Miller The Cedarville Lady Jackets (4-1, 1-0 G-MAC) pulled away from the G-MAC preseason favorite Hillsdale Chargers (1-5, 0-1 G-MAC) to earn their fourth straight victory on Thursday night, winning 76-60. The meeting was the first since Hillsdale clipped Cedarville in the G-MAC semifinals last season, ending what looked to be a promising season for the Lady Jackets. Senior guard Baylee Bennett led the Lady Jackets in scoring with 16 points and made all three of her ...

Lady Jackets Go Wire-To-Wire In Win

by Tim Miller The Cedarville Lady Jackets (3-1) never trailed in their 87-64 thrashing of the Ohio Christian University Trail Blazers on Tuesday night. No player played more than 23 minutes in the matchup as Cedarville was able to filter in bench players throughout due to the lopsidedness of the game. Freshman guard Emily Chapman came off the bench and dominated for the Lady Jackets, scoring 18 points on 7-10 shooting. Senior forward Abby Wolford recorded 13 points and five rebounds and ...

Cedarville Lady Jackets Victorious in Home Opener

by Tim Miller The Cedarville Lady Jackets (2-1) won their first home game of the season on Thursday night, defeating the Wilberforce Bulldogs 62-52 in a non-conference bout. Sophomore guard Ashlyn Huffman stepped up for the Lady Jackets with a team-high 17 points and six assists. She also wrangled five rebounds. While Huffman experienced struggles during preparation for the game, she said her demeanor tonight was what allowed her to step up for Cedarville. "Yesterday, I did not have ...

Cedarville Lady Jackets’ Season Over, Left Out of NCAA Tournament

by Tim Miller The field of 64 teams that make it to the NCAA Division II Women's Basketball Tournament was released tonight, and the Cedarville Lady Jackets did not make the cut to be one of eight teams that represent the Midwest Region this March. The Lady Jackets were likely the first team out of the region, with only the top eight teams being released. The makeup of the national tournament is divided into eight regions of eight teams. Cedarville (24-6, 18-4 G-MAC) had been ranked sixth ...

Cedarville Stunned in G-MAC Semifinal

by Tim Miller The No. 1 seeded Cedarville Lady Jackets fell to the No. 5 seeded Hillsdale Chargers in the G-MAC Tournament semifinal on Friday night, 82-64. The hosting Lady Jackets shot just 35 percent from the field, while Hillsdale made 49 percent of its attempts. "All the credit goes to Hillsdale," G-MAC Coach of the Year Kari Hoffman said. "They played their best and they were really, really good defensively. On the offensive end, they crashed extremely hard and got a ...

Cedarville Disposes of Lake Erie to Advance to G-MAC Semifinals

by Tim Miller The Cedarville Lady Jackets are a step closer to winning the 2018 G-MAC Tournament after wiping out Lake Erie in the first round of the tournament on Thursday night, 80-61. The Lady Jackets completed a three-game season sweep of the Storm and never trailed in their win on Thursday. Junior guard Baylee Bennett lit it up from the field, shooting 9-10 and scoring 24 points. A member of the G-MAC first-team, Bennett handed out four assists on the night as well. Even after having ...