Women's Basketball Exhibition Game

October 10th, 2013

The VIU women's basketball team take on the George Fox Bruins from Oregon this Saturday, Oct 12th at 12noon.
This will be the first look at our VIU women's team in action !!
VIU has several returning players from the 2013 Provincial Championship team including All-Canadian Jocelyn Jones.

Some Quick Facts on George Fox ...

UNIVERSITY INFORMATION

Location:                                               Newberg, Oregon (22,230)

University website:                                 www.georgefox.edu

Founded:                                               1891

Denomination:                                        Evangelical Friends (Quaker)

Enrollment:                                            3,712

President:                                              Dr. Robin Baker (7th yr)

 

ATHLETICS INFORMATION

Nickname:                                               Bruins

Colors:                                                    Navy Blue & Old Gold

Affiliation:                                               NCAA Division III (15th yr)

Region:                                                  West Region

Conference:                                            Northwest Conference (19th yr)

SPORTS INFORMATION OFFICE

Sports Website:                                       www.gfubruins.com

Sports Facebook:                                     http://www.facebook.com/GeorgeFoxUniversityAthletics

Sports Twitter:                                       https://twitter.com/GFUAthletics

COACHING STAFF

Head Coach:                                           Michael Meek (4th yr) – Eastern Oregon ‘99                

Record at GFU:                                      76-14 (.844), 3 yrs

Overall Record:                                      76-14 (.844), 3 yrs

Assistant Coach:                                      Tom Batsell (4th yr) - Pacific (Ore.) ‘95

Assistant Coach:                                      Kevin Eakin (4th yr) - Oregon State ‘82

Assistant Coach:                                      Keisha Gordon (2nd yr) - George Fox ‘12

Assistant Coach:                                      G.C. Hillburn (2nd yr) - Northwest (Wash.) ‘07

 

TEAM INFORMATION

Home Court (capacity):                          Wheeler Sports Center / Miller Gym (2,750) 

2012-13 Overall Record:                        19-7 (.731)

2012-13 Conference Record:                  12-4 (.750), 3rd T  

2012-13 Post-Season:                              0-1 (NWC Tournament)

NCAA Post-Season Record:                   23-8 (9 appearances, 2009 NCAA champions)

Letterwinners Back/Lost:                      11/5

Starters Back/Lost:                                4/1

 

Key Returnees       Ht., Pos., Cl., Hometown       Stats             Honors

Jami Roos (S)                   5-7, W, Jr, Salem, Ore.                 10.8 ppg, 2.9 rpg, 2.4 apg, 50 3’s     All-NWC HM

Megan Arnoldy (S)          5-11, F, Sr, Moose Pass, Alaska      10.3 ppg, 7.4 rpg, 1.2 apg              All-NWC HM

Hayley Cusick (S)            5-10, PG, Sr, Beaverton, Ore.       8.2 ppg, 4.1 rpg, 3.6 apg, 2.8 spg       All-NWC HM

Megan Hays (S)                6-3, F, Jr, Oregon City, Ore.        7.0 ppg, 5.4 rpg, 1.2 bspg

Justine Benner                 6-0, W, So, Naches, Wash.            5.2 ppg, 4.2 rpg, 1.6 apg

McKenzie Wolfe              5-11, F, Sr, Newberg, Ore.           4.7 ppg, 3.9 rpg, .560 fg%

Dacia Heckendorf           5-9, W, Jr, Marysville, Wash.        4.1 ppg, 3.6 rpg, 2.8 apg

Nicole Blizzard                5-10, W, So, Lake Oswego, Ore.  3.7 ppg, 2.2 rpg, 1.1 apg

 

Key Losses                      Ht., Pos., Cl., Hometown              Stats                             Honors

Hannah Munger (S)     6-5, P, Sr, Newberg, Ore.    11.6 ppg, 5.8 rpg, 2.5 bspg     All-NWC 1st Team