MIAA Women's Basketball Week #4 Wrap-Up

MIAA Women's Basketball Week #4 Wrap-Up

December 3 - MIAA Player of the Week


Last Week's Results

 
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Date Home Score Away Score Notes Status Links
Nov. 26 Olivet 60 Manchester 50 Final
Nov. 27 Anderson (Ind.) 53 Alma 65 Final
Nov. 28 Calvin 62 Finlandia 56 Final
  Dominican (Ill.) 60 Saint Mary's (Ind.) 58 Final
  Hope 88 Adrian * 50 Final
  Albion 81 Olivet * 68 Final
Nov. 29 Kalamazoo 48 Anderson (Ind.) 66 Final
Dec. 01 Great Lakes Christian 38 Albion 100 Final
  Kalamazoo 26 Oberlin 71 Final
  Olivet 48 Hope * 86 Final
  Alma 46 Trine * 77 Final
  Saint Mary's (Ind.) 54 Calvin * 62 Final
* Conference

Next Week's Games

 
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Date Home Score Away Score Notes Status Links
Dec. 05 Adrian 49 Alma * 54 Final
  Albion 67 Saint Mary's (Ind.) * 60 Final
  Trine 75 Kalamazoo * 38 Final
Dec. 08 Olivet 70 Alma * 66 Final
  Calvin 50 Trine * 62 Final
  Hope 74 Albion * 66 Final
  Saint Mary's (Ind.) 71 Adrian * 56 Final
* Conference

Around the MIAA

Adrian (4-3, 0-1)

Adrian suffered an 88-50 setback at No. 2-ranked Hope in its only action of the week…despite the loss, Ashley Morris posted game highs of 18 points and nine rebounds, and Sha'Trice Graves added a game-best six blocked shots (second-most in a conference game in Bulldogs history) along with a season-best three steals and nine rebounds…on the season, Morris is ranked fifth in the MIAA with 14.7 points per game as well as a 52.8 field goal percentage…as a team, the Bulldogs are second in field goal percentage defense (.340)…Graves leads the nation with 25 blocked shots…Adrian hosts Alma on Wednesday and travels to Saint Mary's (Ind.) on Saturday for the last week of fall semester classes.


Albion (6-1, 1-0)

Albion shot nearly 52 percent from the field (61-118) was plus-31 in rebounds in defeating its opponents last week…Emily Bernas (Waterford, Mich./Kettering) and Evelyn Wischmeyer (Lake Orion, Mich.) both averaged 14 ½ points in the two games….Wischmeyer shot 60 percent (9-15) from the field, including 50 percent (3-6) from 3-point range…Jami Hubbard (Reading, Mich.) scored in double figures in both games, averaging 14 points on 67 percent shooting from the field (10-15), including 3-3 from 3-point rage…Rain Hinton (Fort Wayne, Ind./Woodlan) and Maija Gillum (Grand Blanc, Mich.) also chipped in with double figure scoring averages last week…Madelyne Standley (Augusta, Mich./Galesburg-Augusta) achieved her first career double-double with 10 points and 11 rebounds at Great Lakes Christian.

Alma (5-3, 0-1)

The Scots earned their fourth-straight victory Tuesday (Nov. 27) when they defeated Anderson University in Indiana by a score of 65-53. Sophomore forward Jessie Jordan (Mason, Mich./Williamston) scored a career-high 29 points and broke the program record for threes in a single game with eight. Alma's longest win streak since 2006 came to an end Saturday (Dec. 1) when they lost to No. 12 Trine, 77-46, to kick off MIAA play. Senior forward Madeline Barnauskas (Livonia, Mich./Dearborn Divine Child) scored a team-high 10 points and sophomore forward Charley Hengesbach (Saginaw, Mich./Nouvel Catholic Central) grabbed a game-high seven rebounds.


Calvin (4-3, 1-0)

Calvin improved to 4-3 overall with victories over Finlandia and St. Mary's last week. Calvin opened the week with a 62-56 win over Finlandia Wednesday. Freshman Gabby Timmer had 27 points and 11 rebounds with freshman Baylee GalanBrowne tossing in 12 points. On Saturday, Calvin opened its conference schedule with a 62-54 win at Saint Mary's. Timmer scored 27 points for the second straight game. Senior Becca Richards popped in 14 points. Calvin hit 8 of 16 from three-point range in the win. The Knights host 11th-ranked Trine (6-1) on Saturday in a 3 p.m. conference contest.


No. 2/2 Hope (5-0, 2-0)

Hope opened MIAA play with two victories: 88-50 against Adrian at home on Wednesday and 86-48 at Olivet on Saturday. Against Adrian, sophomore point guard Lauren Newman (Flushing, Mich./Flushing) led a balanced attack with 12 points. The Flying Dutch forced 35 turnovers. Against Olivet, senior forward Francesca Buchanan (Grant, Mich./Sparta) recorded her second double-double of the season with a game-high 19 points and 19 rebounds. Buchanan matched her career-high in rebounds from a Nov. 29, 2017 victory against Olivet at DeVos Fieldhouse.


Kalamazoo (0-5, 0-0)

The Kalamazoo College women's basketball team lost both of its games on the week. Kalamazoo hosted both Anderson (66-48) and Oberlin (71-26). Freshman Kaytlyn Tidey led the way offensively in both games scoring 15 and 10 points respectively. Amanda Moss added 11 points in Kalamazoo's game against Anderson. The Hornets begin MIAA play on Wednesday, Dec. 5 when they travel to Trine for a 8 p.m. tip-off.


Olivet (3-3, 0-2)

The Olivet College women's basketball team lost 86-48 to MIAA rival and nationally-ranked Hope College Dec. 1 at the Cutler Athletic Complex in Olivet. The Flying Dutch entered the game ranked No. 2 in this week's D3hoops.com Top 25 poll.


Saint Mary's (2-5, 0-1)

The Belles fell in a pair of close contests to Dominican and Calvin last week. The host Stars made a layup at the buzzer for a 60-58 final on Wednesday, and the Belles made multiple comebacks but fell short in a 62-54 final at home against Calvin. Giavanna Paradiso led all players with 24 points and shared game-high honors with nine rebounds against Dominican. Bella Dugas scored nine of her 15 points in the second half of play to help pace Saint Mary's while Jade Mosier notched her first double-double with the Belles by scoring 15 points and pulling down a game-high 10 rebounds versus Calvin.


No. 11/11 Trine (6-1, 1-0)

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2018-19 MIAA Women's Basketball Standings


  Conference Overall
GP Record Win % PF PA GP Record Win % PF PA Last 10 Streak
Hope 3 3-0 1.000 248 164   6 6-0 1.000 511 307 6-0 Won 6
Trine 3 3-0 1.000 214 134   9 8-1 0.889 654 448 8-1 Won 6
Albion 3 2-1 0.667 214 202   9 7-2 0.778 665 544 7-2 Lost 1
Calvin 2 1-1 0.500 112 116   8 4-4 0.500 477 498 4-4 Lost 1
Alma 3 1-2 0.333 166 196   10 6-4 0.600 603 609 6-4 Lost 1
Olivet 3 1-2 0.333 186 233   7 4-3 0.571 482 461 4-3 Won 1
Saint Mary's (Ind.) 3 1-2 0.333 185 185   9 3-6 0.333 513 534 3-6 Won 1
Kalamazoo 1 0-1 0.000 38 75   6 0-6 0.000 249 423 0-6 Lost 6
Adrian 3 0-3 0.000 155 213   9 4-5 0.444 554 553 4-5 Lost 3