2017-18 Women's Basketball News

  • Taylor scores 33, Storm beat Central 89-74
    January 17, 2018
    Jenna Taylor scored a career-high 33 points and the Simpson women’s basketball team came back after a slow start to beat Central going away, 89-74 on Wednesday.
  • Morrow looks to close in on 1,000 career points on the road
    January 16, 2018
    The Simpson women’s basketball team is on the road this week, heading to Pella to take on rival Central (7-8, 2-4) on Wednesday, Jan. 17 at 6 p.m. and traveling to Storm Lake to face Buena Vista (8-7, 3-3) on Saturday, Jan. 20 at 5 p.m.
  • Storm fall to unbeaten Wartburg
    January 13, 2018
    Katie Sommer had 26 points and seven assists and second-ranked Wartburg beat Simpson 81-66 on Saturday at Cowles Fieldhouse
  • Storm fall to Coe despite Morrow’s career night
    January 10, 2018
    Jenna Lehman scored 18 of her 29 points in the second half and Coe used a 10-0 run in the fourth quarter to beat the Simpson women’s basketball team 71-56 on Wednesday night.
  • Storm look to keep win streak going against Coe, undefeated Wartburg
    January 09, 2018
    The Simpson women’s basketball team heads into this week looking to continue it’s winning streak when the Storm travel to Cedar Rapids to take on the Coe Kohawks on Wednesday, Jan. 10 at 6 p.m. and host the undefeated and second-ranked Wartburg Knights in Indianola on Saturday, Jan. 13 at 2 p.m.
  • Gallagher, Taylor pace Storm in 80-72 win over Loras
    January 06, 2018
    Ellen Gallagher and Jenna Taylor scored 15 points apiece, both career highs, and the Simpson women's basketball team led from wire-to-wire in an 80-72 win over Loras on Saturday at Cowles Fieldhouse.
  • Storm open 2018 at home against streaking Luther, Loras
    January 03, 2018
    The Simpson women’s basketball team opens the new year with a pair of Iowa Conference contests inside Cowles Fieldhouse. The Storm host the Luther Norse on Wednesday, Jan. 3 at 6 p.m. and take on the Loras Duhawks on Saturday at 2 p.m.
  • Botkins fuels fourth-quarter rally, Storm beat Luther 78-73
    January 03, 2018
    Janey Botkins scored 12 of her 16 points in the fourth quarter, including the go-ahead 3 in the final minutes, and the Simpson women’s basketball team beat Luther 78-73 on Wednesday night to hand the Norse their first conference loss of the season.
  • Storm make late plays to edge Carthage 64-60
    December 21, 2017
    Noreen Morrow had 19 points and 12 rebounds, Janey Botkins hit the go-ahead 3-pointer with 50 seconds left and the Simpson women’s basketball team came back to beat Carthage 64-60 Thursday to close its trip to the Daytona Beach Shootout.
  • Storm stumble down the stretch, fall to Lebanon Valley 76-75
    December 20, 2017
    Veronica Venezia came off the bench to score a game-high 19 points, Caroline Scarff made the game-winning layup with 37 seconds left and Lebanon Valley came back to beat the Simpson women’s basketball team 76-75 Wednesday at the Daytona Beach Shootout.
  • WBB Preview: The Storm head off to Florida before the new year starts
    December 18, 2017
    The Simpson Storm women’s basketball team travels to Florida for the Daytona Beach Shootout on Dec. 20 and 21 to finish the year off. The Storm play Lebanon Valley on Dec. 20 at 10 a.m. EST and Carthage on Dec. 21 at 12 p.m. EST at Bethune - Cookman Moore Gym.
  • Storm build big lead, hold on to beat UW-Eau Claire 72-64
    December 16, 2017
    Noreen Morrow had 16 points and nine rebounds and the Simpson women's basketball team built a big lead in the first half before holding off Wis.-Eau Claire 72-64 on Saturday.
  • WBB Preview: Simpson hosts UW-Eau Claire in final home game of 2017
    December 15, 2017
    The Simpson Storm women’s basketball team hosts the Wis.-Eau Claire Blugolds in the final home game of 2017 on Saturday, Dec. 16. Tipoff is set for 2 p.m. from Cowles Fieldhouse and will be broadcast on SimpsonAthletics.com.
  • Team effort propels Storm past Kansas Christian
    December 08, 2017
    Kelli Hanson marked a game-high 12 points, the Storm scored 72 points off the bench, and the Simpson women’s basketball team rolled to a 97-23 win over Kansas Christian on Friday evening at Cowles Fieldhouse.
  • Storm fall to Dubuque in final seconds
    December 06, 2017
    Abbey Meyer scored a game-high 24 points and hit the game-winner with 2.6 seconds left as Dubuque beat the Simpson women’s basketball team in a thriller, 88-86 on Wednesday night.
  • WBB Preview: Storm look to stay undefeated in conference play
    December 04, 2017
    The Simpson’s women’s basketball team competes in a split week, a non-conference game at home and one last conference game before the year is over. Simpson travels to Dubuque on Wednesday, Dec. 6 before hosting Kansas Christian at Cowles Fieldhouse on Friday, Dec. 8.
  • Morrow leads Storm to 108-73 win at Nebraska Wesleyan
    December 02, 2017
    Noreen Morrow posted another double-double, Janey Botkins made six 3-pointers and the Simpson women’s basketball team set a school record for most points in a half, dominating Nebraska Wesleyan 108-73 on Saturday.
  • WBB Preview: Simpson begins conference play with Buena Vista, Nebraska Wesleyan
    November 29, 2017
    The Simpson women’s basketball team opens Iowa Conference play this week with a home and road split. The Storm host the Buena Vista Beavers at Cowles Fieldhouse on Wednesday, Nov. 29 before going to Lincoln, Neb. to face the Nebraska Wesleyan Prairie Wolves on Saturday, Dec. 2.
  • Big fourth quarter powers Storm to win over Buena Vista
    November 29, 2017
    Noreen Morrow posted her third double-double of the season and the Simpson women’s basketball team used a big fourth quarter to beat Buena Vista 57-48 in the Iowa Conference opener Wednesday night at Cowles Fieldhouse.
  • Morrow named IIAC Female Athlete of the Week
    November 27, 2017
    Simpson’s Noreen Morrow earned Iowa Conference Female Athlete and co-Women’s Basketball Player of the Week honors for the period ending Sunday, Nov. 26, the league office announced Monday.
  • Storm take Saint Benedict to the wire, fall in final seconds
    November 25, 2017
    Haylee Fingalsen came off the bench to score 12 points and made a pair of free throws with 3 seconds left as Saint Benedict held on to beat the Simpson women’s basketball team 66-63 in the final game of the Simpson Thanksgiving Classic on Saturday.
  • Morrow’s double-double propels Storm to big win over Iowa Wesleyan
    November 24, 2017
    Noreen Morrow posted her second straight double-double, Janey Botkins had 11 points to lead a great effort by the bench and the Simpson women’s basketball team beat Iowa Wesleyan 82-52 on the first day of the Simpson Thanksgiving Classic on Friday.
  • Storm come back from 16 down to beat Grand View
    November 21, 2017
    Noreen Morrow had a 16-point, 13-rebound double-double and the Simpson women’s basketball team came back from 16 points down to beat Grand View 75-67 on Tuesday night.
  • Sharp-shooting Storm cruise to big win over Carroll
    November 18, 2017
    Victoria Hazard filled the stat sheet with 13 points, eight assists and four steals and the Simpson women’s basketball team got its first win of the season in convincing fashion, 85-54 over Carroll (Wis.) on the second day of the 2017 Fidelity Bank & Trust Tip-Off Tournament hosted by Loras.
  • Storm battle, fall to Stevens Point in season-opener
    November 17, 2017
    Victoria Hazard scored 14 points in her collegiate debut and Noreen Morrow came within two rebounds of a double-double but the Simpson women’s basketball team lost to Wis.-Stevens Point 69-66 in the season-opener Friday in the first game of the 2017 Fidelity Bank & Trust Tip-Off Tournament hosted by Loras.