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Cedarville Ends Losing Streak with a Win over Trevecca

By Grace Mowery The Cedarville women’s basketball team beat the Trevecca Trojans 76-70 on Saturday. The Jackets came into the game off two double-digit losses, one to Findlay and the other to Kentucky Wesleyan. They looked to rebound by playing a strong game and freshman Taylor Strock led the scoring with twenty points and nine rebounds. Her clutch play down the stretch helped seal the victory for the Jackets. Junior Paige Garr opened the game with a three-point shot, and Cedarville built ...

Offense Sets the Tone as Cedarville Conquers Trevecca

By Josh Decker The Yellow Jackets cruised to a 91-68 victory over visiting Trevecca on Saturday afternoon in the Jackets’ third straight win. Cedarville continued its hot streak offensively as the defense stepped up and forced the Trojans to commit 20 turnovers. The Jackets improve to 13-8 overall this season and 9-5 in G-MAC competition. Senior Conner TenHove poured in a season-high 24 points on 10-14 shooting from the field to lead Cedarville’s offense. Isaiah Speelman was an effici...

Lady Jackets Fall to the Kentucky Wesleyan Panthers

By Maggie Fipps The Kentucky Wesleyan Panthers defeated the Cedarville women’s basketball team 57-45 on Thursday afternoon. Even though both teams came into the game with the same overall record, (12-7) Kentucky Wesleyan has played much better in-conference, (9-4) as compared to Cedarville, (7-7). The Panthers rank third in the G-MAC, guaranteed to make a spot in the 6-team playoff in March. Only fifteen seconds into the first quarter, the Panthers threw a quick pass into the paint for a ...

Offense Continues to Roll as Jackets Bury Kentucky Wesleyan

By Josh Decker Cedarville men’s basketball took the court and dominated Kentucky Wesleyan 83-51 on Thursday afternoon in the Jackets’ second straight victory. The game is Cedarville’s second consecutive win by a margin of 32 points as the home team drilled a season-high 15 three-pointers. The Yellow Jackets now sit at 12-8 overall this season and 8-5 in G-MAC play. Senior Quinton Green paced the Cedarville offense, dropping in 21 points on 7-11 shooting from the field and 5-9 from ...

Cedarville Overwhelms Findlay in Statement Win

By Josh Decker The Cedarville men’s basketball team bounced back from two straight losses with a dominant 89-57 victory over rival Findlay on Monday night. The Yellow Jackets improved to 11-8 on the season and 7-5 in conference play, including a regular-season sweep of the Oilers. “We played with a focus and urgency we haven’t seen in our last couple games,” Head Coach Pat Estepp said. “It shows character and I’m really proud of how the guys responded tonight.” Cedarville ...

Cedarville Drops Tight Matchup Against Malone

By Josh Decker The Yellow Jackets fell to the current G-MAC leaders Malone by a score of 74-70 on Saturday afternoon. Cedarville led for 28 minutes against the Pioneers who are currently atop the G-MAC standings, but failed to finish the job. With the loss, Cedarville’s record now stands at 9-6 in the regular season, including 5-3 in the G-MAC. Senior Kollin VanHorn led the Jackets offensively, scoring 19 points and amassing the 1,000-point mark for his Cedarville career. Senior Branden ...

Lady Jackets Beat Tiffin Dragons with Conference Playoff Implications

By Maggie Fipps The Cedarville women’s basketball team narrowly won an important divisional game, beating the Tiffin Dragons 69-68. They improved their conference record to 6-4 in what may prove to be a crucial game as they attempt to advance to the GMAC tournament in March. The Jackets slowly drifted through the first quarter, starting with losing the opening tipoff, and their first points didn’t come till four minutes in.  However, the tone changed in the second quarter when the team ...

Yellow Jackets Swarm Tiffin with Second Half Effort

By Josh Decker The Cedarville men’s basketball team rallied from an early first-half deficit to sneak past the visiting Tiffin Dragons 81-77 on Thursday night. The victory improves the Jackets’ regular-season record to 10-6, including a 6-3 mark in G-MAC conference play. Senior Kollin Van Horn set the pace for the  Cedarville offense, dropping 16 points on an efficient 7-11 from the floor and Branden Maughmer poured in 15 points, including a pair of triples to control the offense. Ja...

Cedarville Fights Through COVID-19 to Defeat Malone

By Grace Mowrey The Cedarville Women’s Basketball Team Edges Out the Malone Pioneers 72-69. The Lady Jackets came into the game off a dominant, double-digit win against Lake Erie last Saturday, but they had since dealt with COVID-19 struggles that canceled their game on Thursday, January 13. “We didn’t really practice as a full team until Saturday morning,” head coach Jason Smith said. The Lady Jackets showed some rustiness on the offensive side of the ball but found a rhythm as ...

Jackets Top Walsh Behind Maughmer’s Offensive Performance

By Josh Decker The Cedarville men’s basketball team put together a thrilling 76-73 victory over the visiting Walsh Cavaliers on Thursday night. The victory marks the Jackets’ second straight win and moves Cedarville into first place in the G-MAC. The Jackets’ record now stands at 9-5 and 5-2 within the conference. Senior Branden Maughmer scored 23 points, including a couple of key baskets down the stretch to lead the Jackets offensively. Senior Conner TenHove finished with a ...