2019-20 Defiance Women's Basketball News

  • Women's Basketball scores HCAC road win at Rose-Hulman
    December 07, 2019
    TERRE HAUTE, Ind. - A lengthy trip to west-central Indiana proved successful for the Defiance College women's basketball squad on Saturday afternoon. The Yellow Jackets, for the first time since 2015, defeated Rose-Hulman 53-43 to to stay undefeated in Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference action. 
  • Yellow Jackets drop non-conference road game
    December 04, 2019
    DELAWARE, Ohio- The Defiance College women's basketball team traveled to Ohio Wesleyan University on Wednesday night for a non-conference match up. Defiance suffers a hard-fought 69-56 loss to the OWU Fighting Bishops. 
  • Women’s basketball begins HCAC play with last-second victory
    December 03, 2019
    DEFIANCE, Ohio – On Tuesday night in the first Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference game of the 2019-20 season for both teams, the Defiance College women’s basketball squad got a game-winning shot from Taylor Day (West Mansfield, Ohio/North Union) with less than a second left to defeat the Anderson University (Ind.) Ravens, 56-54, inside the Karl H. Weaner Community Center.
  • Women’s basketball comes up short in 2019-20 home opener
    November 26, 2019
    DEFIANCE, Ohio – In its 2019-20 home opener on Tuesday, the Defiance College women’s basketball team battled and led for much of the game before suffering a 68-59 loss to the Ohio Northern University Polar Bears in a non-conference matchup at the Karl H. Weaner Community Center.
  • Women's Basketball drops close affair at Saint Mary's
    November 23, 2019
    NOTRE DAME, Ind. - With a week since last taking the court for competitve action, the Defiance College women's basketball team made the trip to Saint Mary's College on Saturday afternoon. After a close battle for much of the afternoon, a high-scoring fourth quarter saw the Belles pull away for a 56-53 victory. 
  • Women's Basketball falls at Findlay in exhibition action
    November 16, 2019
    FINDLAY, Ohio – The Defiance College women’s basketball team took a break from regular season play as they headed to the University of Findlay for exhibition action with the Oilers on Saturday afternoon. The Yellow Jackets fell to the NCAA Division II foe 87-40.
  • Defiance College 2019-20 Women’s Basketball Preview
    November 13, 2019
    DEFIANCE, Ohio - The Defiance College women’s basketball team heads into the upcoming 2019-20 season with nine returning letterwinners from last year who are joined by 11 freshmen. Entering his second campaign as head coach at Defiance, Allan King Jr. is looking for his Yellow Jackets to improve on their records from last season, which were 10-17 overall and 8-10 in Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference play.
  • Yellow Jackets open 2019-20 season at Olivet
    November 13, 2019
    OLIVET, Mich. - The Defiance College women's basketball team tipped-off the 2019-20 season on road Wednesday evening. The Yellow Jackets under the direction of second-year Head Coach Allan King, Jr. traveled to take on the Olivet College Comets and fell by a final score of 64-50. 
  • HCAC Announces Women's Basketball Preseason Poll
    October 31, 2019
    DEFIANCE, Ohio - The 2019-20 Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference preseason coaches' poll, released Thursday morning, saw the Defiance College Yellow Jackets picked for a seventh place finish. 
  • Hannah Colbert Signs with Defiance College Women’s Basketball
    October 29, 2019
    DEFIANCE, Ohio-  On Sunday, October 27, 2019, the Defiance College women's basketball team partnered with Team IMPACT to hold a special draft day to formally sign, 14-year-old Hannah Colbert to the team.
  • Women's Basketball to Host 2019 Elite Camp
    July 16, 2019
    DEFIANCE, OHIO - The Defiance College Women’s Basketball Program is excited to announce the 2019 Elite Camp. The camp, which will take place on August 4th, will be put on by Defiance Head Coach Allan King, Jr., his assistants Kristin Henning and Erica Huber, as well as current team members. This is a great opportunity to not only showcase your talents but also learn what a college practice will be like, as well evaluate your area’s to improve against top-level competition.