2016-17 Women's Basketball News

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    January 21, 2017
    Women's Basketball Wins Fifth Straight in Victory Over UM-Dearborn The Siena Heights women's basketball team took on UM-Dearborn in a Wolverine-Hoosier Athletic Conference contest on Saturday. The Saints walked away with their fifth straight victory with a score of 63-39.
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    January 18, 2017
    Wills, Watson Lift Saints to Victory Over Concordia The Siena Heights women's basketball team traveled to take on Concordia in a Wolverine-Hoosier Athletic Conference contest on Wednesday. The Saints came away with the victory with a score of 60-55.
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    January 17, 2017
    Women's Basketball To Face Concordia and UM-Dearborn The Siena Heights (14-6, 7-5 WHAC) women’s basketball team will enter the week coming off of a three game winning streak. Last week the Saints won both contests, with one victory being over No. 20 Indiana Tech. SHU also defeated Lourdes on the road last week. Siena Heights will look to extend their win streak this week with contests at Concordia and then back at home against UM-Dearborn.
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    January 14, 2017
    Arrington Leads Saints in Victory Over #20 Indiana Tech The Siena Heights women's basketball team traveled to take on No. 20 Indiana Tech in a Wolverine-Hoosier Athletic conference contest. The Saints knocked off the Warriors with a socre of 69-64.
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    January 10, 2017
    Women's Basketball Set For WHAC Contests at Lourdes and #17 Indiana Tech THE GAME The Siena Heights (12-6, 5-5 WHAC) women’s basketball team will enter the week after winning eight of their last nine contests and not losing a single game in the month of December. Over the holiday break, the Saints traveled to Puerto Rico for the first time in program history and came home with two convincing wins. For their first game of 2017, SHU dropped the match-up to Aquinas 57-54, but then rebounded with a solid victory over Marygrove. This week, Siena Heights will look to keep their hot streak rolling with two road contests at Lourdes (Ohio) and Indiana Tech.
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    January 07, 2017
    Women's Basketball Cruises to Victory Over Marygrove The Siena Heights women's basketball team hosted Marygrove in a Wolverine-Hoosier Athletic Conference contest on Saturday, and ran away with an 81-43 victory.
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    January 04, 2017
    Women's Basketball Falls to Aquinas in WHAC Match-Up The Siena Heights women's basketball team hosted Aquinas in a Wolverine-Hoosier Athletic Conference contest on Wednesday. The Saints dropped the contest in a 57-54 battle.
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    December 31, 2016
    Women's Basketball Defeats Madonna in WHAC Contest The Siena Heights women's basketball team defeated Madonna in a Wolverine-Hoosier Athletic Conference contest with a score of 77-72.
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    December 28, 2016
    Women's Basketball Overwhelms Calumet Saint Joseph The Siena Heights women's basketball team traveled to Calumet Saint Joseph (IND.) and ran away with the victory with a score of 80-35.
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    December 19, 2016
    Russell, Perry Help Lead Saints to Victory Over Cayey to Finish Strong Puerto Rico Trip The Siena Heights women's basketball team took on Cayey in its second contest in Puerto Rico. The Saints finished their trip with another convicing victory with a score of 79-44.
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    December 18, 2016
    Watson Lifts Saints to Victory Over Turabo in Puerto Rico The Siena Heights women's basketball team competed in their first of two games in Puerto Rico on Sunday against Turabo. The Saints walked away with a convincing 84-53 victory.
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    December 15, 2016
    Women's Basketball Set to Travel to Puerto Rico for Two Contests The Siena Heights women’s basketball team will travel this week to San Juan, Puerto Rico to compete in two contests against University of Puerto Rico – Turabo and University of Puerto Rico – Cayey. This will be the program’s first ever trip to Puerto Rico and the Saints are ready to make a strong appearance.
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    December 10, 2016
    Arrington Leads Saints in Victory Over Lawrence Tech in WHAC Battle The Siena Heights women's basketball team hosted Lawrence Tech in a Wolverine-Hoosier Athletic Conference contest on Saturday. The Saints were able to fininsh their third straight win with a score of 89-75.
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    December 07, 2016
    Women's Basketball Set to Host Northwestern Ohio and Lawrence Tech in WHAC Contests THE GAME The Siena Heights women’s basketball team will enter the week with an overall record of 5-5 and a Wolverine-Hoosier Athletic Conference record of 1-4. Last week, the Saints dropped their first game to No. 8 Davenport with a score of 71-61. In their second contest of the week, SHU defeated UM-Dearborn in overtime with a score of 67-59. Both were WHAC contests. This week, Siena Heights will take on Northwestern Ohio and Lawrence Tech, both WHAC match-ups.
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    December 07, 2016
    Watson, Arrington Efforts Help Saints to Victory Over Northwestern Ohio The Siena Heights women's basketball team hosted Northwestern Ohio in a Wolverine-Hoosier Athletic Conference contest on Wednesday and walked away with the 65-53 victory.
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    December 03, 2016
    Women's Basketball Defeats UM-Dearborn in Overtime Battle The Siena Heights women's basketball team traveled to take on UM-Dearborn in a Wolverine-Hoosier Athletic Conference contest on Saturday. The Saints were able to bring home the victory in overtime with a final score of 67-59.
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    November 30, 2016
    Women's Basketball Drops WHAC Contest to #8 Davenport The Siena Heights (4-5, 0-4 WHAC) women's basketball team traveled to take on No. 8 Davenport in a Wolverine-Hoosie Athletic Conference contest on Wednesday and dropped the contest 71-61.
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    November 29, 2016
    Women's Basketball Set For WHAC Contests at #8 Davenport and UM-Dearborn The Siena Heights women’s basketball team will enter the week with an overall record of 4-4 and a Wolverine-Hoosier Athletic Conference record of 0-3. The Saints are looking to build on their three game win streak after defeating Adrian in the annual “Our Town” battle, then taking victories over Governor’s State (Ill.) and No. 13 Purdue Northwest (Ind.) in the Siena Heights Thanksgiving Classic.
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    November 28, 2016
    Watson Named WHAC Player of the Week Senior April Watson was named Wolverine-Hoosier Athletic Conference, Women’s Basketball Player of the Week for the second time in her career last week. Watson’s efforts helped lead the Saints to three victories, including a defeat of cross-town rival, Adrian, and then wins over Governor’s State (Ill.) and No. 13 Purdue Northwest (Ind.) in the SHU Thanksgiving Classic.
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    November 27, 2016
    Women's Basketball Takes Down #13 Purdue Northwest in Final Game of SHU Thanksgiving Classic The Siena Heights women's basketball team hosted No. 13 Purdue Northwest (Ind.) in a non-conference contest in the second game of the Siena Heights Thanksgiving Classic. The Saints took down the Pride, 82-70. Also competing in the Classic were Keiser (Fla.) and Governor's State (Ill.).
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    November 26, 2016
    Women's Basketball Defeats Governor's State in First Game of Thanksgiving Classic Siena Heights hosted Governor's State in their Siena Heights Thanksgiving Classic on Saturday. The Saints took down the Jaguars 65-63 in a tight battle. Also competing in the Classic are No. 13 Purdue Northwest (Ind.) and Keiser (Fla.).
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    November 22, 2016
    Watson Leads Saints to Victory Over Adrian in "Our Town" Battle The Siena Heights women's basketball team hosted cross-town rival, Adrian, in a non-conference contest on Tuesday. The Saints walked away with a 76-57 victory in the "Our Town" battle.
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    November 21, 2016
    Women's Basketball Set to Take on Cross-Town Rival Adrian and Host Thanksgiving Classic The Siena Heights women’s basketball team will enter the week with an overall record of 1-4 and a Wolverine-Hoosier Athletic Conference record of 0-3. The Saints look to get back on track with contests against cross town rival, Adrian, and in match-ups against Governor’s State (Ill.) and #13Purdue Northwest (Ind.) in the Siena Heights University Thanksgiving Classic.
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    November 19, 2016
    Women's Basketball Drops Contest to Indiana Tech in WHAC Match-Up The Siena Heights (1-4, 0-3 WHAC) women's basketball team hosted Indiana Tech in a Wolverine-Hoosier Athletic Conference match-up. The Saints dropped the contest 83-81.
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    November 16, 2016
    Women's Basketball Drops WHAC Contest to Concordia The Siena Heights women's basketball team hosted Concordia in a Wolverine-Hoosier Athletic Conference match-up on Wednesday and dropped the contest 78-72.
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    November 14, 2016
    Women's Basketball Drops Contest to Saint Francis in Non-Conference Action The Siena Heights (1-2, 0-1 WHAC) women's basketball team took on Saint Francis (Ind.) (2-5, 0-0 Crossroads) in a non-conference battle on Wednesday. The Saints dropped the contest 57-77
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    November 12, 2016
    Women's Basketball Falls to Cornerstone in WHAC Match-Up The Siena Heights (1-1, 0-1 WHAC) women's basketball team traveled to take on Cornerstone (3-2, 1-0 WHAC) for a Wolverine-Hoosier Athletic Conference match-up on Saturday. The Saints dropped the contest 59-56.
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    November 09, 2016
    Women's Basketball Opens Season With a Win Over Spring Arbor The Siena Heights women's basketball team opened their season at Spring Arbor on Wednesday and walked away with a convincing victory and a final score of 90-62.
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    November 08, 2016
    Women's Basketball Season Outlook With Head Coach Sue Syljebeck The Siena Heights women’s basketball team is set to open it’s 2016-17 season on Wednesday, Nov. 9, when they travel to Spring Arbor with tipoff set for 5:30 p.m. The Saints are coming off a 19-12 record from last season and a sixth place finish in the Wolverine-Hoosier Athletic Conference standings. Head coach Sue Syljebeck is entering her 13th season and has expectations to achieve more than the previous season.
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    July 18, 2016
    Seven Saints' Teams Honored as NAIA Scholar Teams The National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA) has announced the 1,590 teams that have earned the distinction of Scholar-Teams for the 2015-16 academic year.