No. 3 NIACC women open ICCAC play

NIACC's Miyah Walker defends in last Saturday's game against the Grand View Junior Varsity.
NIACC's Miyah Walker defends in last Saturday's game against the Grand View Junior Varsity.

CRESTON - The No. 3 NIACC women's basketball team opens ICCAC play Wednesday at Southwestern.

Game time is slated for 5:30 p.m.

NIACC (9-0 overall) picked up a pair of wins at the NIACC Thanksgiving Challenge last weekend. The Lady Trojans topped the Grand View Junior Varsity (96-91) and Cental CC-Columbus (80-60).

Freshman Sierra Lynch averages 16.1 points per game (2nd in the ICCAC) to lead the NIACC women in scoring.

Southwestern enters Wednesday's league opener with a record of 4-6. The Spartans dropped a 97-67 decision to No. 2 Johnson County CC on Nov. 26.

Simone Jordan averages 14.3 points per game to lead Southwestern.

In other ICCAC games Wednesday, Iowa Central plays at Iowa Lakes, Ellsworth plays at DMACC and Kirkwood plays at Southeastern.

Notes: The NIACC women have won 16 straight games against Southwestern ... The last win by the Spartans over the Lady Trojans was a 67-57 victory in the 2011-12 season.

NIACC'S 2019-20 season (9-0 overall)

NIACC 97, Grand View JV 86

NIACC 87, Bryant & Stratton (Wis.) 82

NIACC 82, Illinois Central 81

NIACC 91, Marshalltown CC 38

NIACC 89, Iowa Western 63

NIACC 92, Central CC (Neb.) 39

NIACC 77, Northeast CC 66

NIACC 96, Grand View JV 91

NIACC 80, Central CC 60

2019-20 TEAM SEASON HIGHS

Points - 97 vs. Grand View JV (11-1-19)

3-point goals - 17 vs. Central CC (Neb.) 17 (11-22-19)

Rebounds - 60, twice,

Assists - 25 vs. Marshalltown CC (11-9-19)

Steals - 22 vs. Central CC (Neb.) (11-22-19)

Blocks - 16 vs. Marshalltown CC (11-9-19)

2019-20 INDIVIDUAL SEASON HIGHS

Points - 27, Autam Mendez vs. Grand View JV (11-30-19)

3-point goals - 7, Kelcie Hale vs. Bryant & Stratton (Wis.) (11-2-19); 7, Autam Mendez vs. Central CC (Neb.) (11-22-19)

Rebounds - 12, Sierra Lynch vs. Bryant & Stratton (Wis.) (11-2-19)

Assists - 10, Kelcie Hale vs. Marshalltown CC (11-9-19)

Steals - 5, Kelcie Hale vs. Bryant & Stratton (Wis.) (11-2-19)

Blocks - 13, Sierra Morrow vs. Marshalltown CC (11-9-19)

NIACC Women's basketball team 2019-20

When NIACC                                                   Then NIACC is

In November                                                    8-0

Plays at home                                                  5-0

Plays on road                                                   0-0

Plays on neutral court                                       4-0

Leads at halftime                                              5-0

Trails at halftime                                               4-0

Tied at halftime                                                 0-0

Plays in overtime                                               0-0

Scores less than 60 points                                 0-0

Scores between 60-69 points                             0-0

Scores between 70-79 points                             1-0

Scores between 80-89 points                             4-0

Scores between 90-99 points                             4-0

Scores 100 or more points                                 0-0

Allows less than 60 points                                 2-0

Allows between 60-69 points                             3-0

Allows between 70-79 points                             0-0

Allows between 80-89 points                             3-0

Allows between 90-99 points                             1-0

Allows 100 or more points                                 0-0

Game decided by 1-3 points                               1-0

Game decided by 4-6 points                               2-0

Game decided by 7-10 points                             1-0

Game decided by 11-14 points                           1-0

Game decided by 15+ points                             4-0

THE LAST TIME NIACC ....

Scored 100 points: 105 vs. Cape Fear College (3-20-19) - NJCAA Division II national tournament

Had 15 3-point goals: 17 vs. Central CC (11-22-19)

Had 50 rebounds: 60 vs. Central CC (12-1-19)

Had 20 assists: 22 vs. Central CC (12-1-19)

Had 15 steals: 17 vs. Central CC (12-1-19)

Beat a rated team: No. 9 NIACC 68 No. 5 Illinois Central (11-8-19)

Lost at home: Kirkwood 70, NIACC 68 (2-14-18)

THE LAST TIME A LADY TROJAN HAD ...

50 points: 51, Trudy Peterson vs. Kennedy King College (11-21-15)

40 points: 45, Mandy Willems vs. Southeastern (3-2-19)

30 points: 34, Jada Buford vs. Cape Fear College (3-20-19) - NJCAA Division II national tournament

10 3-point goals: 13, Mandy Willems vs. Southeastern (3-2-19)

5 3-point goals: 7, Autam Mendez vs. Central CC (11-22-19)

10 rebounds: 11, Sierra Morrow vs. Central CC (12-1-19)

15 rebounds: 16, Autam Mendez vs. Little Priest Tribal College (3-6-19)

10 assists: 10, Kelcie Hale vs. Marshalltown CC (11-9-19)

10 steals: 11, Jada Buford vs. Marshalltown CC (11-9-18)

5 steals: 5, Sana'a Smith vs. Central CC (11-22-19)

10 blocks: 13, Sierra Morrow vs. Marshalltown CC (11-9-19)

Double/double: Sierra Morrow 21 points/11 rebounds vs. Central CC (12-1-19)

Triple/double: Sierra Morrow 23 points/13 blocks/12 rebounds vs. Marshalltown CC (11-9-19)

 

 

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