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Tiffin Stifles Lady Jacket’s G-MAC Championship Hopes in Semis

by Abigail Hintz The No. 1 seed Lady Jackets (19-5) fell to the No. 5 Tiffin Dragons (15-8) in the semifinals of the G-MAC championship tournament 72-56. Whether or not it is the true end of Cedarville's dominant season will be determined in the coming days as the teams who have made it into the NCAA Division II tournament becomes clear. This was the third time the two teams had met this season. Cedarville took the first meeting in early January 79-65 while Tiffin took the second 83-70 in ...

Walsh Spoils Senior Night For Lady Jackets In Heartbreaker

by Abigail Hintz The No. 24 Cedarville Lady Jackets (17-4) are now on their first-ever losing streak after a devastating 81-79 loss to the Walsh University Cavaliers (13-4) on senior night, honoring Ashlyn Huffman and Stevie Johnting. The Lady Jackets still sit at the top of the G-MAC, but with only one regular season game left compared to other teams who still have several, that could change. The last meeting between these two teams ended in favor of the Jackets 90-71. Cedarville was led ...

Big Third Quarter Wins It For Lady Jackets

by Abigail Hintz The No. 17 Cedarville Lady Jackets (17-2) took down the Trevecca University Trojans (3-4) 82-75 Thursday evening in the annual Play4Kay pink game for their second straight win after their 16-game win streak was snapped by Tiffin last week. Cedarville still sits comfortably at the top of the G-MAC standings and looks on track to host and win the G-MAC Championship this March. Trevecca put up a tough fight against the dominant Jackets, especially considering the Trojans had ...

Unstoppable Lady Jackets Get 15th Straight Win Over Ohio Valley

by Abigail Hintz There is no end in sight for the Cedarville women's basketball team's success. The Lady Jackets pulled out a dominate 84-52 win over visiting Ohio Valley (0-9) Thursday night despite a wary first half performance. The team proved they can pull together and fix what needs fixed in the second half and deservingly gained their 15th straight win. This was the Lady Jackets' first game after being ranked ninth in the first WBCA NCAA Division II Coaches Poll of the season. It is ...

Lady Jackets Narrowly Escape Arrows To Keep Streak Alive

by Abigail Hintz Though not the dominating performance Jackets fans have grown accustom to, the Lady Jackets were able to grind out their 14th straight victory over Ursuline College (6-7) 90-86. This was the two teams' second meeting, the last one ending in Cedarville's favor 85-75 back in early December. Cedarville is now 14-1 and remains on top of the G-MAC standings. They are looking to be in good shape to take the conference regular season title and potentially host the final four of ...

Lady Jackets Defeat Ohio Valley For Hoffman’s 100th Career Win

by Evan Kakuk The Lady Jackets continue their streak of dominance to improve to 13-1 versus a winless Ohio Valley University with a final score of 77-49. This also gave head coach Kari Hoffman her 100th career win. This game proved to be very low scoring, as both teams appeared sluggish offensively. While they may have scored below their average this game, Cedarville still remained in control of the game flow, holding their opponents under 50 points. Sophomore Isabelle Bolender led the ...

Lady Jackets Make It 12 Straight with Big Win Over Storm

by Abigail Hintz The Cedarville Lady Jackets got rid of any question of their dominance as they took down the Lake Erie Storm 112-58 for their first triple digit performance of the season. Lake Erie nearly upset the red hot Jackets just Saturday as Cedarville came away with a narrow 58-55 victory over the winless Storm. The Jackets remain way on top of the G-MAC standings thanks to their 12 game winning streak. Monday's contest was a night and day difference compared to Saturday in terms of ...

Lady Jackets Narrowly Escape Lake Erie Storm

by Evan Kakuk The Lady Jackets barely held off the Lake Erie Storm with a 58-55 win on the road to maintain their 11-game win streak. In fact, two streaks were kept alive: Cedarville’s winning streak and Lake Erie’s losing streak.  Lake Erie was 0-7 going into this game, looking for their first win. While Cedarville’s winning streak has currently kept them on top of the G-MAC rankings thus far, Lake Erie’s losing streak has kept them firmly at the bottom of the rankings. However, ...

Lady Jackets United Going Into Unique Season

by Tim Smith As the temperature begins to drop and fall gives way to winter, basketball fans around the globe anticipate the start of their beloved sport. But, as the start date for winter sports draws near, the question still remains: what does it all look like amidst COVID-19? This is a question all teams and leagues must answer, and many have made the decision to cancel their seasons altogether.  But the Cedarville University Lady Jackets are running forward on all cylinders, with a ...

Mader Arrives at Cedarville Due Only to Prayer

Sophomore never gave up on her dream to play for the Lady Jackets By Tim Miller Women’s basketball player Allison Mader had a fantasy from a young age to attend Cedarville University and play for the Lady Jackets. Growing up just 45 minutes from campus, she said she knew of the school and knew she wanted to be here. “That was always a dream of mine,” said Mader, a sophomore. “Cedarville was where I wanted to go from the very beginning.” But although her dream likely included a ...