WISCONSIN DELLS, Wis. – The Ashford University women's basketball team used a complete team effort to pick up their third consecutive win on Wednesday (Dec. 17) afternoon, picking up a 79-69 win over Buena Vista University (Iowa) in their first game of the 2014 JustAgame Winter Classic.
CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa – Paced by a career day from junior Brittany Cross, the Ashford University women's basketball team picked up their second win in a row with a 63-52 victory over Mt. Mercy University on Saturday afternoon.
Orlando, Fla.-native Cross poured in a game-high 27 points on 9-for-18 shooting and grabbed a game-high 13 rebounds for the Saints, who moved to 5-4 on the year. Cross now has five double-doubles on the year and has pulled down double-digit rebounds in five straight games.
CLINTON – A free throw from junior Kailai Brantner with 5.3 seconds to play proved to be the decisive bucket in a 52-51 win for the Ashford women's basketball team over Bethel University (Minn.) on Friday (Dec. 12) night, helping the Saints snap a two-game skid in their final home game of the 2014 calendar year.
Sophomore Sarah Vozel poured in a team-high 15 points and Quinn Rear finished with 12 points for the Saints, who never trailed the Royals and improved to 4-4 on the year.
CLINTON – The Ashford University women's basketball team used a furious second half rally to take a lead into the final two minutes on Saturday (Nov. 29) against the No. 10 ranked Peregrines of Purdue University Calumet. But when the final horn sounded, the Saints would fall just short of pulling off the upset as Purdue Calumet would score the final six points of the game to earn a 71-66 win.
BOURBONNAIS, Ill. – Junior Brittany Cross and sophomore Sarah Vozel each recorded double-doubles for the Ashford University women's basketball team on Saturday (Nov. 22) in a 101-90 loss to the Tigers of Olivet Nazarene University in the finals of the Tigers' host tournament.
Orlando, Fla.-native Cross recorded her second double-double of the year with 17 points and a game-high 12 rebounds while Silver Lake, Wis.-native added 20 points and 10 rebounds for the Saints, who fell to 3-3 on the year in a high-scoring contest.