- Future Home of Motor City Madness- Update
- 2016 Special Olympics, Horizon League SAAC Bowling Event
- Bobby Fong Award Recipient: Elena Popkey
- Scholar-Athlete - Rosanna Reynolds
- Scholar-Athlete - Kim Demmings Interview
- Green Bay's Pink Zone Initiative Galvanizes Community
- "Stop the Violence" - Ruvanna Campbell
(WHID) What's Happening in Detroit - Jan. 18
Leading up to Motor City Madness, the Horizon League will provide weekly leads as to What’s Happening in Detroit (WHID). The 2017 Little Caesars Basketball Championships will take place at Joe Louis Arena in the heart of Detroit, Mich. Tickets start at $15 per day and can be purchased by visiting www.Motorcitymadness.HorizonLeague.com/tickets or by calling the Joe Louis Arena Box at 313-471-7575. This week the focus is on dining. While you are in town March 3-7, make plans to visit these areas. ...
#HLWBB Recaps, Jan. 17
Valparaiso 35, Green Bay 56 GREEN BAY, Wis. (GreenBayPhoenix.com) – On the same day it broke into the top 25 in the USA Today Coaches Poll, the Green Bay women's basketball team dominated Valparaiso, 56-35, to pick up its eight-straight win and stay perfect in Horizon League play. Jen Wellnitz paced the Phoenix in the victory with 15 points, a mark that tied her career high set earlier in the season at South Dakota State. Ten of Wellnitz' 15 points came in the first 6:15 of play as ...
#HLWBB Recaps, Jan. 11
Detroit Mercy 55, Green Bay 60 GREEN BAY, Wis. (GreenBayPhoenix.com) – The Green Bay women's basketball team held off Detroit Mercy (7-8, 3-1) on Wednesday night at the Kress Events Center, 60-55, to win its sixth-straight game and hand the Titans their first loss in Horizon League play. The Phoenix (14-2, 5-0) led by 14 points (32-18) at the half after closing the second quarter on a 12-4 run sparked by back-to-back three-pointers from Catilyn Hibner and Allie LeClaire. Mehryn Kraker ...
#HLWBB Recaps, Jan. 12
UIC 54, Youngstown State 70 Morgan Brunner scored 20 points in her first career start, and the Youngstown State women's basketball team pulled away from UIC in the fourth period for a 70-54 victory on Thursday evening at Beeghly Center. Brunner made five 3-pointers, the most by a Penguin this season, and YSU finished 10-for-24 from beyond the arc as a team. Three teammates joined Brunner in double figures as Jenna Hirsch had 16 with seven assists, Benjamin had 13 points and seven assists and ...
(WHID) What's Happening in Detroit
Leading up to Motor City Madness, the Horizon League will provide weekly leads as to What’s Happening in Detroit (WHID). The 2017 Little Caesars Basketball Championships will take place at Joe Louis Arena in the heart of Detroit, Mich. Tickets start at $15 per day and can be purchased by visiting www.Motorcitymadness.HorizonLeague.com/tickets or by calling the Joe Louis Arena Box at 313-471-7575. [View the story "(WHID) What's Happening in Detroit " on Storify]
Horizon League Women's Basketball Players of the Week (Jan. 9)
INDIANAPOLIS- Detroit Mercy senior, Rosanna Reynolds has been selected as Horizon League Player of the Week and Milwaukee's Lizzie Odegard has been pegged as Horizon League Freshman of the Week, respectively. Rosanna Reynolds / Detroit Mercy / Senior / Guard / Canton, Michigan Reynolds tallied season-bests with 32 points and 10 rebounds in Detroit Mercy’s Metro Series rivalry game against Oakland. The guard’s 32 points came off of 10-14 shooting from the floor, 3-4 from distance, ...
#HLWBB Recaps, Jan. 7
Cleveland State 63, Wright State 84 The Wright State women's basketball team connected on 13 three-pointers and Mackenzie Taylor scored a career-high 21 points as the Raiders defeated Cleveland State 84-63 in Horizon League action Saturday afternoon at the Wright State Nutter Center. The game featured two ties and eight lead changes in the first six-plus minutes until an Emily Vogelpohl three gave WSU the lead for good at 17-15 with 3:23 remaining in the opening period. FULL STORY BOX SCORE ...
Rosanna Reynolds Named Candidate for Senior Class Award
OVERLAND PARK, Kan. (1/6/2017) -- University of Detroit Mercy senior guard Rosanna Reynolds (Canton, Mich. / Divine Child) has been selected as one of 30 Division I women's basketball student-athletes across the nation named as a Senior Class Award candidate. Reynolds is the lone men's or women's basketball student-athlete from the Horizon League to receive the distinction and receive consideration for the honor. To be eligible for the award, a student-athlete must be classified as an ...
Horizon League Teams Give Back in Detroit
DETROIT – Before all 20 Horizon League teams hit the floor at Joe Louis Arena for the second annual Little Caesars Horizon League Men’s and Women’s Basketball Tournament from March 3-7, they’re taking time to give back to the Detroit community. As Horizon League men’s and women’s teams travel to Detroit to take on Oakland and Detroit Mercy during conference play, they are stopping at various locations throughout Metro Detroit to partake in community programs and ...
#HLWBB Recaps, Jan. 5
Youngstown State 58, Wright State 71 The Wright State women's basketball team had four score in double figures and two post double-doubles as it pulled away for a 71-58 Horizon League victory over Youngstown State Thursday evening at the Wright State Nutter Center. FULL STORY BOX SCORE Cleveland State 58, Northern Kentucky 54 HIGHLAND HEIGHTS, Ky. – The Cleveland State women's basketball team remained perfect in Horizon League action Thursday night, with the Vikings picking up a 58-54 ...
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