2009-10 Women's Basketball News

March 28, 2010
McDaniel places 18 on Winter Academic Honor Roll
Eighteen McDaniel College student-athletes have been named to the 2009-10 Centennial Conference Winter Academic Honor Roll, announced recently.

March 5, 2010
Slow start dooms McDaniel
Jordan Gholson netted 22 points to lead Roanoke to a 77-66 victory over McDaniel in the first round of the NCAA tournament on Friday.

March 2, 2010
McDaniel opens NCAA play on Friday
McDaniel will travel to Newport News, Va., for the 2010 NCAA first and second rounds. Playing at Christopher Newport, the Green Terror will play Roanoke on Friday at 5:30 p.m.

March 1, 2010
Moreland named Player of the Week
Ali Moreland has been named the Centennial Conference Player of the Week for the week of Feb. 22-28. It is the second straight week and third time this season that she has been received the honor.

February 28, 2010
McDaniel wins fourth championship
Ashley Lyles netted 15 points to lead McDaniel to a 72-56 victory over Muhlenberg in the 2010 Centennial Conference championship game on Sunday.

February 27, 2010
McDaniel advances to championship game
Ashley Lyles netted 16 points to lead McDaniel to a 72-67 victory over Gettysburg in the Centennial Conference semifinals on Saturday.

February 24, 2010
McDaniel in latest regional rankings
The fourth NCAA Division III Mid-Atlantic regional rankings have released and McDaniel is sixth. The Green Terror makes its debut in the regional rankings.

February 23, 2010
Two earn All-CC women’s basketball honors
Two McDaniel women’s basketball players have been named to the All-Centennial Conference team. Ali Moreland was named to the first team while Ashley Lyles earned a spot on the second team.

February 22, 2010
McDaniel to battle for CC title
McDaniel will travel to Allentown, Pa., in search of its fourth Centennial Conference championship this weekend. The Green Terror takes on Gettysburg in the semifinals at 4 p.m.

February 22, 2010
Moreland named Player of the Week
Ali Moreland has been named the Centennial Conference Player of the Week after leading the Green Terror to an 82-70 win over Gettysburg.

February 20, 2010
Barrage of 3s carries McDaniel
Seniors Ali Moreland and Sally Grace combined to can nine 3-pointers as part of a combined 35-point effort in McDaniel’s 82-70 win over No. 24 Gettysburg on Saturday.

February 15, 2010
McDaniel to take part in Pink Zone
Upon the encouragement of the WBCA, the McDaniel women’s basketball coaching staff will take part in the organization’s Pink Zone campaign for its home game against Gettysburg on Saturday.

February 13, 2010
Ursinus rallies to knock off McDaniel
Lindsay Teuber recorded a double-double with 27 points and 13 rebounds to lead Ursinus to a 71-63 victory over McDaniel on Saturday.

February 12, 2010
Big second half carries Johns Hopkins
Ten of Katie Biggart’s 12 points came in the decisive second half, helping Johns Hopkins overcome a 12-point halftime deficit and defeat McDaniel 65-60 on Friday.

February 9, 2010
Another storm forces more changes
A second major winter storm in a week is bearing down on the Mid-Atlantic Region, forcing more schedule changes across the area. McDaniel is once again changing its basketball schedule as a result.

February 8, 2010
McDaniel rallies to secure bye
Ali Moreland made it back-to-back 20-point outings with a 22-point outburst in McDaniel's 59-54 victory at Haverford on Monday.

February 4, 2010
Winter weather forces weekend changes
The impending major winter storm heading for the Mid-Atlantic Region this weekend is already playing havoc with the Green Terror schedule.

February 3, 2010
Moreland nets 1,000th to pace McDaniel
Ali Moreland netted 20 points, including the 1,000th of her collegiate career, to lead McDaniel to a 74-63 win over Dickinson on Wednesday.

February 1, 2010
McDaniel survives again to clinch playoff berth
Katelyn Fischer finished with 18 points to lead McDaniel to a 71-66 win at Swarthmore on Wednesday.

January 30, 2010
No. 600 puts McDaniel in first place
Ashley Lyles netted a game-high 15 points to lead McDaniel to a 71-43 victory over Bryn Mawr on Saturday.

January 26, 2010
McDaniel rolls to 13th straight
Kim Acton netted a career-high 12 points to lead McDaniel in a balanced attack, defeating York (Pa.) 81-56 on Tuesday.

January 23, 2010
McDaniel rallies to run streak to 12
Three free throws in the final 18.4 seconds of overtime, including two from Ali Moreland and one from Ashley Lyles, gave McDaniel a 76-74 victory over Washington (Md.) on Saturday.

January 20, 2010
Another late surge pushes streak to 11
Ashley Lyles canned a pair of free throws with 4.8 seconds remaining to finish with 12 points and lead McDaniel to a 51-48 victory at 24th-ranked Gettysburg on Wednesday.

January 18, 2010
Lyles named Player of the Week
Ashley Lyles has been named the Centennial Conference Co-Player of the Week for the week of Jan. 11-17. Lyles was part of a 3-0 week that helped extend the team’s current winning streak to 10 games.

January 16, 2010
McDaniel holds on for 10th straight
Ashley Lyles led all scorers with a season-high 18 points to pace McDaniel in a 72-66 victory at Franklin & Marshall on Saturday.

January 14, 2010
More heorics lift McDaniel
With the game on the line and time expiring, Ali Moreland once again sank a pair of free throws to lift McDaniel to victory. This time it was with 5.2 seconds and it gave her team a 50-48 win over Ursinus on Thursday.

January 12, 2010
McDaniel knocks off No. 9 Muhlenberg in OT
McDaniel needed every last one of Ali Moreland’s game-high 22 points to notch a 72-71 overtime victory at ninth-ranked Muhlenberg on Tuesday. Moreland capped her night with two free throws late in OT.

January 11, 2010
Moreland named Player of the Week
Ali Moreland has been named the Centennial Conference (CC) Player of the Week for the week of Jan. 4-10. She led the Green Terror to a 3-0 week, averaging 16.0 points per game.

January 9, 2010
Late rally carries McDaniel to seventh straight
Eight of Ashley Lyles' season-high 14 points came in the final 5:50 of regulation and overtime to help McDaniel erase a 10-point deficit and defeat visiting Haverford 76-66 on Saturday.

January 6, 2010
Balanced effort leads McDaniel
Three players reached double figures to lead McDaniel to a 62-47 victory over Washington (Md.) on Wednesday.

January 4, 2010
McDaniel opens 2010 with a bang
Ali Moreland matched her career high with 24 points and six steals to lead McDaniel to a 64-55 victory over Johns Hopkins on Monday.

December 18, 2009
Let It Snow! Goucher game postponed
Saturday's women's basketball against Goucher has been postponed due to the pending winter weather this weekend. It has been rescheduled for Feb. 16.

December 18, 2009
McDaniel gets to .500 with win over Susquehanna
Sally Grace netted a season-high 17 points to lead McDaniel to a 67-59 victory over Susquehanna on Friday.

December 12, 2009
McDaniel runs away with big win
Ali Moreland netted a game-high 19 points to lead McDaniel to a 72-39 victory at Bryn Mawr in on Saturday.

December 5, 2009
McDaniel snows Franklin & Marshall
Ali Moreland recorded 15 points, seven assists, three steals and two blocked shots to pace McDaniel in a 69-48 win over Franklin & Marshall on Saturday.

December 3, 2009
McDaniel runs away with first victory
Cara Thompson netted a career-best 17 points to lead McDaniel to a 70-55 victory over Dickinson on Thursday.

December 1, 2009
Stockbower powers Swarthmore to win
Kathryn Stockbower netted 30 points, including the game-winning layup with 3.4 seconds on the clock, to lead Swarthmore to a 51-49 victory at McDaniel on Tuesday.

November 24, 2009
No. 10 Muhlenberg holds on for road win
Sheila Cook netted a game-high 18 points to go with seven rebounds, leading 10th-ranked Muhlenberg to a 70-64 victory over McDaniel on Tuesday.

November 21, 2009
Second-half run carries Messiah
Julie Henninger recorded 21 points to lead Messiah to a 76-62 victory over McDaniel on Saturday.

November 20, 2009
Cold shooting sinks McDaniel
April Sparkman recorded a double-double with 15 points and 15 rebounds to lead York (Pa.) to a 63-54 victory over McDaniel in the opening game of the Messiah/Wingate Hotel Invitational on Friday.

November 18, 2009
Style and success for veteran group
Between 2002 and 2007, there was one thing more certain than most things in life – the Green Terror would win 20 games. This year's mix of newcomers and returners looks to get McDaniel back there.