Posts With Keyword ‘Central Women’s Basketball’

Offense Struggles in Central Women’s Hoops Loss

Posted: Tuesday, December 8th, 2015 at 5:50 am

Shooting just 28 percent from the field, the Central women’s basketball team suffered their fifth straight loss, dropping to Grinnell last night, 53 – 40.

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Petersen Confident Young Team will be Ready by Conference Slate

Posted: Tuesday, December 1st, 2015 at 5:50 am

Yes, they’re on a four-game losing streak. Yes, they are 1 – 4 through five contests. Sure, they’ve given up some leads in the second half, but do not write off the Central women’s basketball team as the calendar is only ticking over into December.

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Central Men, Women Fall in Close Contests

Posted: Sunday, November 29th, 2015 at 5:50 am

For the first time this season, the Central men’s basketball team saw their “zero” in the loss column tick up to a “one,” after dropping a 107 – 102 overtime final to future Iowa Conference member, Nebraska Wesleyan, on Saturday.

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Slow Second Half Costs Central Women’s Hoops, Men Dominate in Nebraska

Posted: Saturday, November 28th, 2015 at 5:50 am

Holding their opponents to 18 points in the first half and just four in the first quarter, the Central women’s basketball team could not find the bottom of the net themselves in the final 20 minutes, and fell to St. Olaf on Friday, 57 – 47.

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Central Hoops Head on the Road for Thanksgiving Back-to-Backs

Posted: Friday, November 27th, 2015 at 5:50 am

Minnesota and Nebraska are the destinations for the Central College women’s and men’s basketball teams for Thanksgiving weekend.

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Bethany Lutheran, Central Divide Doubleheader Hoops on Saturday

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

Despite a huge double-double from freshman Claire Marburger, the Central women’s basketball team came up short against Bethany Lutheran on Saturday, falling 74 – 65.

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Central Basketball Stays in Town for Two

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

Iowa Wesleyan makes the trip to the Tulip City for a women’s/men’s basketball doubleheader to take on Central later tonight.

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Food Drive to Head Festivities at P.H. Kuyper on Wednesday

Posted: Tuesday, November 17th, 2015 at 5:50 am

A bit before their conference doubleheaders begin when the calendar turns, Central’s women’s and men’s basketball teams will take a rare step onto the same court at the same time for a non-conference doubleheader tomorrow night, and all for a special cause.

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Central Men’s Women’s Basketball Notch Season-Opening Wins

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

Central’s two basketball programs turned in impressive and dominant performances to begin the 2015-16 season on Saturday.

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Expectations a Bit Higher for Central Women’s Basketball

Posted: Thursday, November 5th, 2015 at 5:50 am

Though a majority of their scoring graduated, back this year for the Central women’s basketball team is a solid group of underclassmen who were thrown into the spotlight last season.

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Central Women’s Basketball Recruiting Just as Much About Character as it is Abilities

Posted: Thursday, August 20th, 2015 at 5:50 am

Coach Chelsea Petersen is very excited for her returners and her new recruits to get on campus to begin the 2015-16 school year, and eventually, the Central women’s basketball season.

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Big Minutes Up For Grabs for Women’s Hoops Athletes at Central

Posted: Saturday, August 15th, 2015 at 5:50 am

When the 2015-16 Central women’s basketball season starts up later this year, Coach Chelsea Petersen and her staff will have the dubious task of trying to find ways to replace and improve upon losing 33.1 points and 94-plus minutes per game from their graduated senior class.

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Sweat Equity Will Go a Long Way for Dutch Women’s Basketball for ’15-‘16

Posted: Wednesday, August 5th, 2015 at 5:50 am

A battle-tested squad will return to the courts for the 2015-16 Central women’s basketball season this winter.

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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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