2017-18 Dakota Wesleyan University Women's Basketball News

  • Hastings fends off Tiger women in GPAC play
    December 09, 2017
    HASTINGS, Neb. – Down 55-35 with 7:23 remaining in the game, the No. 6 Dakota Wesleyan University women’s basketball team came within seven points of No. 19 Hastings College, but it wasn’t enough. The Broncos defeated the Tigers 63-54 in Great Plains Athletic Conference action on Saturday in Hastings, Neb.
  • No. 6 DWU women stomp in-state rival
    December 06, 2017
    YANKTON, S.D. – The No. 6 Dakota Wesleyan University women’s basketball team held Mount Marty College to two points in the fourth quarter, on its way to a 78-32 victory in Great Plains Athletic Conference action Wednesday in Yankton, S.D.
  • No. 6 DWU women shake off Doane in the Palace
    December 02, 2017
    MITCHELL, S.D. – The No. 6 Dakota Wesleyan University women’s basketball team returned home after two road victories to take on Great Plains Athletic Conference foe Doane University and took care of business. DWU defeated the visiting Tigers 82-51 Saturday at the Corn Palace in Mitchell.
  • Cheeseman ties school record as Tigers cruise over Saints
    November 29, 2017
    ABERDEEN, S.D. – It was a record-setting night for sophomore guard Kynedi Cheeseman (Alexandria, S.D.) as she tied a school record with eight three-point field goals made as she helped propel the No. 6 Dakota Wesleyan University women’s basketball team over Presentation College 101-49 Wednesday in Aberdeen, S.D.
  • Christensen inks Kraus for 2018-19 season
    November 21, 2017
    MITCHELL, S.D. – Dakota Wesleyan University women’s head basketball coach Jason Christensen provided depth at the point guard position for the 2018-19 season with the addition of Bailey Kraus.
  • Bray nets new career-high as No. 8 Tiger women top Midland
    November 21, 2017
    FREMONT, Neb. – Senior Ashley Bray (Anoka, Minn.) had a career performance on Tuesday night, tallying 30 points and six rebounds, helping the No. 8 Dakota Wesleyan University women’s basketball team to a 79-67 victory over Midland University in Great Plains Athletic Conference action in Fremont, Neb.
  • No. 3 Concordia fends off No. 8 Tigers in Mitchell
    November 18, 2017
    MITCHELL, S.D. – In their second top-10 matchup of the season, the No. 8 Dakota Wesleyan University women’s basketball team hosted Great Plains Athletic Conference foe, No. 3 Concordia University and were defeated 70-66 Saturday at the Corn Palace in Mitchell.
  • Tough defense propels No. 8 Tiger women over Dordt
    November 15, 2017
    MITCHELL, S.D. – After Kynedi Cheeseman (Alexandria, S.D.) tallied a game-high in points for a third-straight game, the No. 8 Dakota Wesleyan University women’s basketball team shot their way to victory in its Great Plains Athletic Conference opener against Dordt College, 85-55 Wednesday at the Corn Palace in Mitchell.
  • Offense shines as Tiger women route No. 16 Friends University
    November 11, 2017
    WINFIELD, Kan. – Thanks to a career-high 29 points from sophomore Kynedi Cheeseman (Alexandria, S.D.) and a double-double from twin sisters Ashley Bray (Anoka, Minn.) and Amber Bray (Anoka, Minn.), the No. 8 Dakota Wesleyan University women’s basketball team cruised over No. 16 Friends University 100-70 at the Tara Patterson Memorial Classic on Saturday in Winfield, Kan.
  • Tiger women thump Southwestern College
    November 10, 2017
    WINFIELD, Kan. – It was all No. 8 Dakota Wesleyan University on Friday night. Jumping out to an 18-point lead early in the first quarter, the Tigers cruised to a 101-66 victory over Southwestern College in the Tara Patterson Memorial Classic in Winfield, Kan.
  • Christensen inks 10 during early signing period
    November 08, 2017
    MITCHELL, S.D. – Dakota Wesleyan University women’s basketball Head Coach Jason Christensen is pleased to announce the signing of 10 student-athletes during the November early signing period, it was announced Wednesday. Eight of the 10 signees stay in their home state of South Dakota, while one joins from Minnesota and the other from Nebraska.
  • DWU women go 2-0 at South Dakota NAIA Classic
    November 04, 2017
    SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – The No. 8 Dakota Wesleyan University women’s basketball team added two more wins to the win column, defeating Presentation College 89-57 on Saturday and Dakota State University on Sunday by the final of 106-45 in the second annual South Dakota NAIA Classic at the Sanford Pentagon in Sioux Falls, S.D.
  • No. 8 Tigers handle No. 9 Jimmies in nonconference action
    October 31, 2017
    MITCHELL, S.D. – The No. 8 Dakota Wesleyan University women’s basketball team began their 2017-18 campaign with a top-10 battle against No. 9 the University of Jamestown and came away with an impressive victory as they downed the Jimmies, 87-69 Tuesday at the Corn Palace in Mitchell.
  • New heights: Tigers set eyes on deep run into postseason play in 2017-18
    October 30, 2017
    MITCHELL, S.D. – Returning nearly the entire starting lineup from a season ago, the Dakota Wesleyan University women’s basketball team will rely on its veteran experience throughout the 2017-18 season after making it to the NAIA National Tournament and the Great Plains Athletic Conference Championship game last year.
  • FEATURE: DWU women’s basketball gives back
    October 23, 2017
    MITCHELL, S.D. – Earlier this month, the Dakota Wesleyan University women’s basketball team put on a basketball camp for nearly 40 students at St. Joseph’s Indian School in Chamberlain, S.D.
  • DWU women’s basketball picked second in GPAC preseason poll
    October 19, 2017
    MITCHELL, S.D. – Coming off a trip to the NAIA National Tournament and an appearance in the Great Plains Athletic Conference championship game a season ago, the Dakota Wesleyan University women’s basketball team was picked second in the GPAC preseason poll, it was announced by the conference on Thursday.