Women’s Basketball

Cannon gets 1,000 points

Jordan Cannon became the 30th member of Wartburg’s 1,000 career point club, as he scored 31 points. Cannon also became the player to accomplish reaching the 1,000 point mark in the least amount of games at 72 in three seasons. Three Knights also scored double digits as Nick Webber scored […]

Knights split against Beavers

Both men’s and women’s basketball teams defeated Buena Vista on Saturday night. The men won in a thrilling overtime game 83-80, while the women fell to Buena Vista by the same score. On the men’s side, four Knights scored double digits led by 22 from Nick Webber who scored 22 […]

The Wartburg women's basketball team defeated two top 10 teams, UW-Oshkosh and Wheaton, at the Wartburg Holiday Tournament on Jan. 29 and 30 to take home the team title. -Marketing & Communication

Playing a ‘dream season’

While 13 may not be a lucky number for some, it is a luck number for the Wartburg women’s basketball team (12-3, 2-2 IIAC). This past week, d3hoops.com had the team ranked 13th in the nation. “We got off to a really good start,” head coach Bob Amsberry said. “It’s […]

by · January 17, 2016 · 0 comments · Sports, Women's Basketball

Women’s basketball: Knights get win

The Wartburg Knights women’s basketball team (4-1) defeated the UW-Eau Claire Blugolds (2-4), 61-47 on Saturday, Dec. 8. The Blugolds led during the first half of the game 26-21, but the Knights were able to make a comeback in the third quarter. Katie Sommer was the lead scorer of the […]

by · December 6, 2015 · 0 comments · Sports, Women's Basketball
New rules for basketball and wrestling

New rules for basketball and wrestling

The Knights had their first basketball game of the season on Saturday, Nov. 14 with some new rules set by the NCAA for women’s basketball that took affect starting this season. According to NCAA.com, some of the new rules in women’s basketball include four 10 minute quarters instead of two […]

by · November 22, 2015 · 0 comments · Sports, Women's Basketball, Wrestling