2018-19 Women's Basketball News

  • Defiance has 46 Student-Athletes Selected Chi Alpha Sigma
    June 18, 2019
    DEFIANCE, OHIO - Defiance College Athletic Department announced its group of student-athletes to the Chi Alpha Sigma Honor Society released Tuesday afternoon.
  • Rogers and Day Headline DC All-HCAC Selection
    February 26, 2019
    RICHMOND, IND. – Senior Lauren Rogers (Munger, Mich.) and freshman Taylor Day ( ) headline the Defiance College All-Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference honors announced Tuesday by the league office.
  • Ervin Post Career-High to Pace the Way for the Yellow Jackets
    February 22, 2019
    LEXINGTON, KY. - Senior Sam Ervin (Bloomdale/Elmwood) posted a career game as the Yellow Jackets fell in the semifinal contest of the Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference Tournament to nationally ranked Transylvania on Friday evening, 95-67.
  • Women's Basketball Dominates MSJ to Advance in the HCAC Tournament
    February 19, 2019
    CINCINNATI, OHIO - The Defiance College women's basketball team shot lights out on Tuesday evening in the opening round of the Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference Tournament to dominate the no. four seed Mount St. Joseph Lions en route to the convincing 84-47 victory. 
  • Yellow Jackets Finish Regular Season with Senior Day Showdown
    February 16, 2019
    DEFIANCE, OHIO - The Defiance College women's basketball team wrapped up the 2018-19 regular season on Saturday afternoon against Hanover College. The Yellow Jackets battled the tough Panther side to a 62-46 defeat. 
  • Defiance Punches Ticket to the HCAC Tournament
    February 13, 2019
    DEFIANCE, OHIO - The Defiance College women's basketball team, in front of an electric crowd at the Karl H. Weaner Center, punched their ticket to the Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference Tournament defeating Earlham 62-46.
  • Yellow Jacket Offense Slowed by Pioneers
    February 09, 2019
    LEXINGTON, KY. - The Defiance College women's basketball team made the southern trip to Transylvania University on Saturday afternoon. The Pioneers offense proved too much for the Yellow Jackets, topping DC 101-51. 
  • Women’s Basketball Cage Beavers in Clash of Rivals
    February 06, 2019
    BLUFFTON, OHIO – The Defiance College women’s basketball team dominated area rival Bluffton on Wednesday evening in Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference action to keep their post-season hopes alive, 68-50.
  • Women's Basketball Defeats MSJ in Pivotal HCAC Match-Up
    February 02, 2019
    DEFIANCE, OHIO - The Defiance College women's basketball team picked up a pivotal Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference victory on Saturday afternoon, defeating Mount St. Joseph 74-59 keeping their post season hopes alive.
  • Yellow Jackets Shoot Past Anderson
    January 31, 2019
    ANDERSON, IND. - The Defiance College women's basketball team dominated Anderson en route to the Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference victory on Thursday evening, 67-51.
  • Yellow Jackets Host Franklin in OT Thriller
    January 26, 2019
    DEFIANCE, OHIO - The Defiance College women's basketball team staged a second half comeback that fell short in overtime against Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference foe Franklin on Saturday afternoon. The Purple and Gold dropped the contest 87-79. 
  • Strong First Half Propels DC Past Manchester
    January 23, 2019
    DEFIANCE, OHIO - The Defiance College Yellow Jackets used a strong first half to propel them past the Manchester University Spartans on Wednesday evening in Heartland Collegiate Athletic Confrence action at the Karl H. Weaner Center.
  • Yellow Jackets Stifled in HCAC Contest at Rose-Hulman
    January 19, 2019
    TERRE HAUTE, IND. - The Yellow Jackets were stifled by the Fightin' Engineers on a snowy Saturday afternoon in Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference action, 67-53.
  • Strong First Half Lifts Yellow Jackets Past Earlham
    January 16, 2019
    RICHMOND, IND. - The Defiance College women's basketball team picked up a thrilling overtime victory at Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference foe Earlham on Wednesday evening, 73-71.
  • Second Half Comeback Falls Short in Exciting HCAC Contest at MSJ
    January 12, 2019
    CINCINNATI, OHIO - The second half comeback fell short as the Yellow Jackets dropped an exciting Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference matchup at Mount St. Joseph on Saturday afternoon, 59-55. 
  • Defiance Plays Host to Area Rival Bluffton
    January 09, 2019
    DEFIANCE, OHIO - The Defiance College Yellow Jackets welcomed area rival Bluffton to the Karl H. Weaner Center on Wednesday evening as they dropped the Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference contest 66-48.
  • Rogers Highlights Contest with HCAC Leading Transylvania
    January 05, 2019
    DEFIANCE, OHIO - Senior Lauren Rogers (Munger, Mich./Bay City Central) netted a team-best 12 points and grabbed eight rebounds to pace the way for the Purple and Gold on Saturday afternoon in a Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference contest with Transylvania. The Yellow Jackets dropped the contest 70-58.
  • Yellow Jacket Offense Comes Alive in Double Overtime Thriller with Anderson
    January 02, 2019
    DEFIANCE, OHIO - The Defiance College women's basketball team saw four players land in double figures on Wednesday afternoon in a double overtime thriller with Anderson at the Karl H. Weaner Center. The Purple and Gold fell on a last second layup 75-74.
  • Quick Start Sends Yellow Jackets Past Saints
    December 28, 2018
    DEFIANCE, OHIO - The Defiance College women's basketball team began an action packed day in the Karl H. Weaner Center by taking on NAIA foe Siena Heights. The Yellow Jackets quick start found them taking the lead early and never looking back, defeating the Saints, 56-48.
  • Yellow Jackets Downed by Nationally Ranked Thunder
    December 19, 2018
    DEFIANCE, OHIO - The Defiance College women's basketball program welcomed Trine University to the Karl H. Weaner Center on Wednesday evening. The number 11 ranked Thunder prevailed in the contest, 71-40.
  • Hot Shooting Propels DC Past Manchester
    December 18, 2018
    MANCHESTER, IND. - The Defiance College women's basketball team traveled to Manchester this evening for a Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference match up with the Spartans where the Purple and Gold deemed clutch from behind the arc in route to a 71-57 victory.
  • Yellow Jackets Fall in Tight Contest with Hanover
    December 15, 2018
    HANOVER, IND. - The Defiance College Yellow Jackets traveled south on Saturday afternoon to face off with Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference foe Hanover at the Collier Arena. The Yellow Jackets dropped the contest 73-61.
  • Women's Basketball Holds Off HCAC Opponent Franklin
    December 08, 2018
    FRANKLIN, IND. - The Yellow Jackets traveled to Franklin College this afternoon for a Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference match up with the Grizzlies. Defiance defeated Franklin in the contest 58-49 for the early Conference victory.
  • Women's Basketball Falls Short in Conference Opener
    December 01, 2018
    DEFIANCE, OHIO - The Defiance College women's basketball team fell short in its Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference home opener with Rose-Hulman on Saturday afternoon at the Karl H. Weaner Center. The Yellow Jackets dropped the contest 61-53.
  • Defiance Plays Host to Ohio Wesleyan
    November 27, 2018
    DEFIANCE, OHIO - The Yellow Jackets welcomed non-conference opponent Ohio Wesleyan on a snowy Tuesday evening to the Karl H. Weaner Center, falling to the Battling Bishops 82-62.
  • Yellow Jackets Compete at Area Rival Ohio Northern
    November 20, 2018
    ADA, OHIO - The Yellow Jackets traveled north to take on Ohio Northern falling to a tough Polar Bear team this evening, 90-45 at the ONU Sports Center.
  • Defiance Battles Tough in Contest with North Park
    November 17, 2018
    CHICAGO, ILL. - The Yellow Jackets battled tough on the final day of the North Park Tournament as the Purple and Gold fell in a tight contest to the Vikings 51-48 on Saturday afternoon.
  • Yellow Jackets Fall on Day One of North Park Tournament
    November 16, 2018
    CHICAGO, ILL. - The Defiance College women's basketball team fell in the opening round of the North Park Tournament on Friday evening. The Purple and Gold dropped the contest 53-40.
  • Season Opener Sees Five Yellow Jackets in Double Digits
    November 13, 2018
    DEFIANCE, OHIO - The Defiance College women's basketball team tipped-off the 2018-19 season on Tuesday evening. The Yellow Jackets under the direction of first-year Head Coach Allan King, Jr. hosted the Albion College Britons and fell by a final score of 65-58. 
  • Defiance to Begin New Era in 2018-19 Season
    November 12, 2018
    DEFIANCE, OHIO – The Defiance College women’s basketball team will look to a balanced squad in 2018-19 under the guidance of first year head coach Allan King, Jr. 
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