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.
BOURBONNAIS, Ill. – Sophomore Sarah Vozel set a new career-high with 21 points for the Ashford University women's basketball team on Friday in a dominant 79-62 win over Rochester College (Mich.) in the opener of the Holiday Inn Express Tournament, hosted by Olivet Nazarene University.
CLINTON – A scoreless drought that lasted more than nine minutes to open the second half proved to be costly for the Ashford University women's basketball team on Wednesday (Nov. 12) night in a 68-55 loss to Mt. Mercy University.
Freshman Samantha Rodriguez led the Saints with 12 points, recording double-figures for the third time in four games. Sophomore Sarah Vozel chipped in with seven points and team-high nine rebounds for Ashford, who dropped to 2-2 on the year.
CLINTON – The Ashford University women's basketball team suffered their first loss of the young 2014-15 season on Saturday (Nov. 8) afternoon, suffering a 55-26 loss to the #2-ranked Mustangs of Morningside College on their home floor.
Freshman Samantha Rodriguez led the Saints with 11 points, but Ashford struggled to adjust to the Mustangs' pressure defense all game long, shooting 22.5 % (9-for-40) from the floor and committing 28 turnovers to fall to 2-1 on the year.
CLINTON – In their 2014-15 home opener, the Ashford University women's basketball team relied on suffocating defense, clutch free throw shooting and an efficient offensive attack in the second half in a 60-54 win over Briar Cliff University (Iowa) on Friday (Nov. 7) night.
Ashford got 14 points from senior Madison Wagner and 13 points and a team-high seven rebounds from sophomore Sarah Vozel to improve to 2-0 on the year. Mattie Murren finished with a game-high 20 points for the Chargers, who dropped to 2-1 with the loss.