MIAA Women's Basketball Week #8 Wrap-Up

MIAA Women's Basketball Week #8 Wrap-Up

Team

Opponents/Results

Adrian

4-9, 2-4

Jan. 3 |  at Calvin *  |  L, 74-46  |  Recap  |  Box Score

Jan. 6 |  Albion *  |  L, 71-53  |  Recap  |  Box Score

Albion

10-3, 4-1

Jan. 6 |  at Adrian *  |  W, 71-53  |  Recap  |  Box Score

Alma

1-12, 0-6

Jan. 3 |  Kalamazoo *  |  L, 57-45  |  Recap  |  Box Score

Jan. 6 |  at Calvin *  |  L, 59-50  |  Recap  |  Box Score


Calvin

9-5, 4-1

Jan. 3 |  Adrian *  |  L, 74-46  |  Recap  |  Box Score

Jan. 6 |  Alma *  |  L, 59-50  |  Recap  |  Box Score

#3/#2 Hope

14-0, 5-0

Jan. 3 |  at #6/9 Trine *  |  W, 57-46  |  Recap  |  Box Score

Jan. 6 |  Kalamazoo *  |  W, 84-49  |  Recap  |  Box Score

Kalamazoo

5-8, 2-3

Jan. 3 |  at Alma *  |  W, 57-45  |  Recap  |  Box Score

Jan. 6 |  at #4/5 Hope *  |  L, 84-49  |  Recap  |  Box Score

Olivet

5-9, 1-5

Jan. 3 |  at Saint Mary's *  |  L, 67-57  |  Recap | Box Score

Jan. 4 |  Finlandia  |  L, 77-74  |  Recap  |  Box Score

Jan. 6 |  at #6/9 Trine *  |  L, 68-43  |  Recap  |  Box Score

Saint Mary's

4-9, 2-3

Jan. 3 |  Olivet *  |  W, 67-57  |  Recap | Box Score

#11/#12 Trine

12-2, 4-1

Jan. 3 |  #4/5 Hope *  |  L, 57-46  |  Recap  |  Box Score

Jan. 6 |  Olivet *  |  W, 68-43  |  Recap  |  Box Score

• In one outing last week, Albion utilized a 22-10 advantage in the third quarter to pull away from Adrian Jan. 6, 71-53. The Britons got a 17-point performance from Haley Nugent (Fr., G, Jackson, Mich.) off the bench.

• Calvin tallied two key MIAA wins to stay in the top half of the MIAA standings. The Knights started with a 74-46 win over Adrian Jan. 3, fueled by a 19-point, 15-rebound effort by Bre Luurtsema (Sr., G, Holland, Mich.); Calvin then added a 59-50 win over Alma Jan. 6.

• After a critical 57-46 road win over Trine Jan. 3, Hope remained undefeated on the season with an 84-49 victory against Kalamazoo Jan. 6. In the win at Trine, the Flying Dutch out-rebounded the Thunder 51-35; Olivia Voskuil (Fr., F, Holland, Mich.) had a team-best 15 rebounds to go with 10 points.

• Saint Mary's was victorious in their lone contest last week, defeating Olivet Jan. 3, 67-57. Gabby Diamond (Sr., F, Chicago, Ill.) had a double-double of 12 rebounds with a career-best 29 points.

• Earning MIAA Athlete of the Week honors for Jan. 8 was:

  - Gabby Diamond, Saint Mary's

 

School MIAA Overall
#3/#2 Hope 5-0 14-0
#11/#12 Trine 4-1 12-2
Albion 4-1 10-3
Calvin 4-1 9-5
Kalamazoo 2-3 5-8
Saint Mary's 2-3 4-9
Adrian 2-4 4-9
Olivet 1-5 5-9
Alma 0-6 1-12

 

In the Jan. 8 release of the D3hoops.com Top 25 Poll, Hope moved up to No. 3 in the country while Trine slipped to No. 11.

In the Jan. 9 release of the WBCA Top 25 Coaches Poll, Hope jumped to No. 2 nationally while Trine moved to #12.