Posts With Keyword ‘Central Women’s Basketball’

Competition in Practice will be Intense come the Fall, Winter for Dutch Women’s Basketball

Posted: Sunday, July 26th, 2015 at 5:53 am

A talented senior class, though small, has left the Central women’s basketball program, which leaves spots open for returning players, and even incoming freshmen, to step up and compete for the oodles of minutes of playing time for Coach Chelsea Petersen. This means practices will be intense when they start up late in the fall, and Coach Petersen says it’s an opportunity for all of her players to show the coaching staff what they’ve got and give them reasons why they are worthy of those valuable minutes on the court. Petersen says that one of the best parts of coaching is that when leaders graduate, it forces others to step into leadership roles. The Dutch tip-off their 2015-16 season in November.

First Dutch Women’s Conference Win Celebrated for Commitment, Not for ‘First’

Posted: Tuesday, July 21st, 2015 at 5:50 am

There wasn’t much to celebrate for the Central women’s basketball team over the course of the 2014-15 season.

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Central Women’s Hoops Adds Staff Member

Posted: Wednesday, July 15th, 2015 at 5:50 am

Just like the men did earlier in the week, the Central women’s basketball team hired a new assistant coach recently. Former Augustana College (out of South Dakota) athlete, Alex Feeney, was named to the Dutch coaching staff.

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Senior Dutch Women’s Hoopsters Guided Freshmen to Success

Posted: Thursday, July 2nd, 2015 at 5:50 am

One thing was for certain during the 2014-15 women’s basketball season at Central: the starting line-up was usually a mystery until shortly before tip-off.

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Freshmen Had Huge Impact on Dutch Women’s Basketball Season

Posted: Friday, June 26th, 2015 at 5:50 am

Forced to step up to the varsity level fairly early in their careers, the freshmen that took the court for the Central women’s basketball team will be something to watch as they get to be sophomores, juniors, and eventually seniors.

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Even Without Consistent Line-up, Petersen Proud of Women’s Hoops’ Progress

Posted: Monday, June 22nd, 2015 at 5:50 am

The theme of the 2014-15 women’s basketball season at Central was started shortly before the school year began.

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Injuries, Youth Aside, 2014-15 Was ‘Successful,’ Says Petersen

Posted: Friday, June 19th, 2015 at 5:50 am

With so much youth and talent back from a year ago, expectations were a little higher in the Central women’s basketball camp heading into the 2014-15 season.

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Women’s Hoops Assistant Nester Heads North

Posted: Wednesday, June 17th, 2015 at 5:50 am

Spending just one season under Coach Chelsea Petersen, Central women’s basketball assistant coach, Aaron Nester, was just named head coach at Lakeland College up in Wisconsin.

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Petersen Gains Knowledge, Experience at Coaches’ Academy

Posted: Tuesday, June 16th, 2015 at 5:50 am

Central head women’s basketball coach, Chelsea Petersen, was one of just 40 women from all NCAA divisions chosen to attend the NCAA Women Coaches Academy over in Denver, Colorado in the final week of May.

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Central Men’s, Women’s Hoops Earn All-Conference Marks

Posted: Monday, March 9th, 2015 at 5:50 am

Following their season where they finished fourth in the Iowa Conference, the Central men’s basketball team picked up first and second team honors in the league.

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Departing Seniors Memorable for Coach Petersen, Central Women’s Hoops

Posted: Tuesday, March 3rd, 2015 at 5:50 am

It wasn’t the smoothest of sailing for the Central women’s basketball team in 2014-15.

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Central Splits in Final Regular Season Doubleheader

Posted: Monday, February 23rd, 2015 at 5:50 am

Three critical free throws by Wartburg sunk the Central women’s basketball team on Saturday, 56 – 54.

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Central Hoops Concludes Regular Season Tonight

Posted: Saturday, February 21st, 2015 at 5:50 am

The regular season draws to a close this afternoon for the Central men’s and women’s basketball teams, and they’ll host Wartburg for one last doubleheader.

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Central Men, Women Record First Sweep of Conference Season

Posted: Thursday, February 19th, 2015 at 5:50 am

A gigantic sigh of relief and plentiful cheers could be heard ’round the world after the Central women’s basketball team defeated Loras in overtime last night, 74 – 70, for their first Iowa Conference win of the season that snapped a 12-game losing streak.

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Central Men Try to Climb Conference Ladder in Final Week of Regular Season

Posted: Wednesday, February 18th, 2015 at 5:50 am

Knowing they are in the postseason tournament for sure, the Central men’s basketball team now has their sights set on a higher seed and perhaps a home game, with step one being to knock off Loras in the Tulip City tonight.

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Game Always in Central’s Handsaker, Dutch Stun Norse on Buzzer-Beater; Women Fall

Posted: Monday, February 16th, 2015 at 5:50 am

In a most improbable ending, one that not even Hollywood could dream up, the Central men’s basketball team hit a last-second shot to be Luther on Saturday, 70 – 69.

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Central Concludes Road Schedule in Decorah

Posted: Saturday, February 14th, 2015 at 5:50 am

It’ll be the last time they take a bus during the regular season, as the Central men’s and women’s basketball teams head up north to Decorah to play Luther for some Saturday afternoon hoops.

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Central Men Close Strong, Edge Coe, Women Fall

Posted: Thursday, February 12th, 2015 at 5:50 am

A strong second half effort allowed the Central men’s basketball team to pick up their second straight victory, defeating Coe on the road, 78 – 75.

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Central Heads to Cedar Rapids for Road Tests

Posted: Wednesday, February 11th, 2015 at 5:50 am

There are just two weeks left in the regular season for the Central basketball teams, and they’ll be playing in their second-to-last road game tonight when they head to Cedar Rapids for a clash with Coe.

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Storm Stifle Dutch Women, Men Use Defense for Big Conference Win

Posted: Monday, February 9th, 2015 at 5:50 am

Nine made field goals on 51 attempts cost the Central women’s basketball team in a 68 – 41 loss to Simpson on Saturday.

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