Concordia women pull away from DWU in second half

Ashley Bray

MITCHELL, S.D. – The Dakota Wesleyan University women’s basketball team took a one-point lead into the half against No. 3 Concordia University, but the Bulldogs pulled away after the break in a Great Plains Athletic Conference matchup Friday at the Corn Palace in Mitchell, S.D. The Bulldogs hit 10 second-half 3-pointers and outscored the Tigers […]

Bray breaks out, DWU women top Doane for 3rd straight win

Ashley Bray

CRETE, Neb. – After a home loss to Briar Cliff University earlier this season, the Dakota Wesleyan University women’s basketball team has turned a corner. The Tigers nearly upset the top team in the nation and with a victory Saturday, DWU is now 4-2 in the Great Plains Athletic Conference. DWU topped No. 21 Doane […]

DWU women run away from Dordt 86-41

Kristin Sabers

MITCHELL, S.D. – The Tigers had no need for late game heroics again, as the Tigers put together an all-around strong performance on the road against Dordt College Wednesday in Sioux Center, Iowa. DWU jumped on the Defenders from the opening tip and cruised to an 86-41 win to move reclaim a winning record in […]

Johnson forces OT with buzzer beater, DWU tops Midland

Katie Johnson

MITCHELL, S.D. – The first half could not have gone worse for the Dakota Wesleyan University women’s basketball team against Great Plain Athletic Conference foe Midland University Saturday at the Corn Palace in Mitchell, S.D. The Tigers rebounded and used a last-second shot to eventually topple the Warriors 72-67 in overtime and even their record […]

DWU women fall just short in loss to No. 1 Morningside

Celeste Beck

MITCHELL, S.D. – For nearly the entire game, the Dakota Wesleyan University women’s basketball team was leading or within close striking distance of the top team in the nation Wednesday at the Corn Palace in Mitchell, S.D. The Tigers lead by as many as 10 points in the second half against No. 1 Morningside College, […]

DWU women down SMSU in exhibition

Kristin Sabers

MARSHALL, Minn. – The Dakota Wesleyan University women’s basketball team took a break from Great Plains Athletic Conference play to take NCAA Division II program Southwest Minnesota State University in an exhibition Saturday in Marshall, Minn. The Tigers downed the Mustangs 69-51, pulling away at the midway point of the second half. With the Tigers […]

Turnovers plague DWU women in loss to BCU

Ashley Bray

MITCHELL, S.D. – The Dakota Wesleyan University women’s basketball team turned the ball over 26 times and dropped its Great Plains Athletic Conference home opener to Briar Cliff University 63-47 Tuesday at the Corn Palace in Mitchell, S.D. The loss was the first of the season for the Tigers at home as the team falls […]

DWU women open GPAC with win, Beck scores 1,000th point

Celeste Beck

LINCOLN, Neb. – The Dakota Wesleyan University women’s basketball team had dropped two straight after opening the season 5-0, but the Tigers came ready to play in their Great Plains Athletic Conference opener. DWU (6-2, 1-0 GPAC) topped Nebraska Wesleyan University 77-56 Saturday in Lincoln, Neb. Senior guard Celeste Beck (Sioux Falls, S.D.) came into […]

Winner native Bertram signs with DWU women’s basketball

MITCHELL, S.D. – Dakota Wesleyan University women’s basketball coach Jason Christensen was excited to get the news that Kelsey Bertram was committed to becoming a Tiger next season. Bertram, a Winner, S.D., native, signed her letter of intent this week to attend DWU next year and to play basketball for the Tigers. Christensen said Bertram […]

Augustana edges DWU women in exhibition

Erica Herrold

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – The Dakota Wesleyan University women’s basketball team continued its five-game stretch away from home with an exhibition against Augustana College Wednesday at the Sioux Falls arena in Sioux Falls, S.D. The Tigers (5-2) fell 84-75 to the Vikings, an NCAA Division II program, despite shooting a solid 48 percent from the […]