2018-19 Women's Basketball News

  • Cyclones break records, finish eighth nationally to end stunning season
    April 01, 2019
    Before they even played their first game, Head Coach Delwyn Jones knew he had a unique lineup of players on the women’s basketball team. Not only did they boast an impressive overall 34-3 record, but earned two championships and finished as the eighth best team in the country.
  • Cyclones finish eighth at national tournament
    March 23, 2019
    Finishing eighth among all NJCAA Division II teams in the country is an accomplishment and the result of the seventh place final game with Wayne County Community College (Detroit, MI).
  • They’re not done yet
    March 22, 2019
    Of all the teams competing at the NJCAA Division II Women’s Basketball Championship, Moraine Valley had the fortune to face a rival they’re familiar with. In the second game of the consolation round, the Cyclones met Region IV rival South Suburban College, defeating the Bulldogs for a second time this season, 78-66.
  • Cyclones rebound in consolations at national championship
    March 21, 2019
    The Cyclones looked more like their old selves in their first round of consolation play today. They took a solid 74-59 victory from Niagara County Community College from New York.
  • Last quarter surge falls short in final seconds of Cyclones’ nationals run
    March 20, 2019
    In their first game at the national tournament, the Cyclones were dealt a tough 93-92 loss in the final five seconds of their matchup with Lackawanna College.
  • Typical third quarter surge helps Cyclones punch ticket to nationals
    March 10, 2019
    For the second time in three years, the Cyclones (32-1) are headed to Arkansas to compete in the NJCAA Division II Women’s Basketball Championship. Moraine Valley defeated McHenry County College (22-10) 89-70 in the Region IV finals last night to advance to the Big Dance.
  • Surging third gives Cyclones semifinal victory
    March 02, 2019
    Another surging third quarter helped the Cyclones continue their impressive season as they took a dominating 100-61 victory over Illinois Valley Community College in the NJCAA Region IV semifinals.
  • Cyclones take down Braves in quarterfinals
    February 26, 2019
    The Cyclones started their playoff run as intensely as they’ve played all season. The No. 1 seed faced No. 8 seed Black Hawk College in the NJCAA Region IV quarterfinals, coming out ahead 102-45.
  • Making statements
    February 23, 2019
    The only way these Cyclones know how to play ball is by making a statement. They closed out the regular season with a 120-72 victory over conference rival Waubonsee Community College at home.
  • Hunter becomes No. 2 all-time scorer in Cyclone win
    February 20, 2019
    Ashley Hunter continues to break records while helping her team win this year. Last night, she became the second all-time leading scorer in Moraine Valley women’s basketball history. The No. 3 Cyclones solidly defeated College of Lake County 72-39, but the real excitement came from Hunter. She tallied 20 points to surpass LaVetta Mitchell’s record 1,051 career points.
  • Cyclones record 26th straight win
    February 16, 2019
    When the No. 3 Cyclones faced another nationally ranked team, they did what they’ve done all season, played good ball and tacked on their 26th consecutive victory, tying the program record from 1984-85.
  • Officially crowned the champs
    February 14, 2019
    Even with a handful of games to go, the Cyclones have already ticked off one accomplishment—a conference crown. Moraine Valley earned its 10th Illinois Skyway Collegiate Conference championship, thanks to a 12-0 record, in an 83-62 win over the Morton College Panthers.
  • Cyclones grab 10th conference win
    February 12, 2019
    The Cyclones grabbed their 10th conference and 25th overall victory over Oakton Community College.
  • Good ball
    February 11, 2019
    When the pressure is on, the Cyclones resort to what they know best—playing good basketball. Moraine Valley faced the always challenging Kankakee Community College Cavaliers, expecting to put up a good fight. They ended up with a 15-point win.
  • Crushing victory
    February 09, 2019
    In their latest victory, the Cyclones were able to hold Prairie State College to less than 20 points in each quarter for the 91-57 advantage.
  • Cyclones down Scots
    February 08, 2019
    The nationally ranked Cyclones were able to maintain their dominance despite a tight first half, taking a 77-63 victory from the visiting McHenry County College Scots.
  • Cyclones reach No. 3 nationally for first time
    February 07, 2019
    For the first time in Moraine Valley women’s basketball history, the team has been ranked No. 3 in the NJCAA Division II, the highest they’ve climbed the chart to date.
  • Hunter earns 1,000th-career point in Cyclone win
    February 02, 2019
    Ashley Hunter earned her 1,000th-career point as she led her team to an 80-57 victory over the visiting Elgin Community College Spartans.
  • Cyclones ranked No. 5 for first time since 1985
    January 28, 2019
    These Cyclones are good, and now the proof is in the ranking. The NJCAA Division II put out a poll moving up the women’s basketball team to No. 5 in the nation, the highest the program has been since the 1984-85 season.
  • No. 5 Cyclones stun Panthers
    January 24, 2019
    The No. 5-ranked Cyclones earned their latest victory, winning 84-63 over the visiting Morton College Panthers.
  • Winning ways
    January 17, 2019
    Winning is becoming old news for the Cyclones. They grabbed another victory tonight, taking down College of Lake County 73-56.
  • High-scoring Hunter
    January 15, 2019
    Ashley Hunter had her highest scoring game of the season, helping her team earn a 16th straight victory after defeating McHenry County College 80-64.
  • Dominating ways
    January 12, 2019
    The Cyclones continued their dominance with a 78-62 victory over Elgin Community College, who came into this game with a 13-4 record.
  • Cyclones take down Chiefs
    January 10, 2019
    Always a serious matchup, the Cyclones faced conference rival Waubonsee Community College and grabbed their second straight win of the year.
  • First win of 2019
    January 08, 2019
    The No. 6-ranked Cyclones pulled out their first win of 2019 (63-42) to go 14-1, but it wasn’t pretty.
  • Fifth century win
    December 20, 2018
    Scoring 100-plus points is becoming more of a trend for this tough Cyclone squad. Their 109-42 win over Malcolm X College was the fifth big win this season and second game in a row where they jumped out quickly and rode the momentum to a huge win.
  • No. 7 Cyclones continue their push
    December 18, 2018
    After moving up in the NJCAA Division II ranks from No. 12 to No. 7, the Cyclones continued to demonstrate their force with a hefty 93-47 victory over College of DuPage.
  • Fourth century win for 'Clones
    December 15, 2018
    When Wright College came to the Cyclone Center, they had won nine of their last 10 games. And then they faced the Cyclones, who sealed a 10th straight victory and fourth scoring more than 100 points.
  • The No. 12 Cyclones surpass No. 7 Archers
    December 14, 2018
    Watch out for these Cyclones…that’s what opponents are going to start saying. It’s still early in the season, but the NJCAA Division II No. 12 Cyclones have already knocked down three nationally ranked teams, including their toughest opponent to date—No. 7 St. Louis Community College—in an 83-75 victory.
  • Eighth straight victory
    December 06, 2018
    In their eighth straight victory, the Cyclones handily defeated Kennedy-King College 84-47.
Load More