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Breakdown of GLVC women's basketball tournament

Posted: Mar. 7, 2013 2:24 am Updated: Mar. 28, 2013 3:15 am

By BLAKE TOPPMEYER
Herald-Whig Sports Writer

GLVC Women's Basketball Tournament

Evansville, Ind.

Ford Center

Sunday, March 3

No. 12 Drury, 39, No. 5 Wisconsin-Parkside 65

No. 11 Southern Indiana 61, No. 6 Indianapolis 79

No. 10 Bellarmine 73, No. 7 William Jewell 84

No. 9 Missouri-St. Louis 47, No. 8 Missouri S&T 60

Friday, March 8

No. 6 Indianapolis vs. No. 3 Kentucky Wesleyan, Noon

No. 7 William Jewell vs. No. 2 Maryville, 2:30 p.m.

No. 8 Missouri S&T vs. No. 1 Lewis, 6 p.m.

No. 5 Wisconsin-Parkside vs. No. 4 Quincy, 8:30 p.m.

Saturday, March 9

No. 6 or No. 3 vs. No. 7 or No. 2, 6 p.m.

No. 8 or No. 1 vs. No. 5 or No. 4, 8:30 p.m.

Sunday, March 10

Championship, 3:30 p.m.

Lewis (21-5, 14-4)

How the Flyers fared vs. QU: DNP

Players to watch: F Jess Reinhart, Soph. (14.8 ppg, 7.3 rpg), G Labrenthia Murdock, Sr. (11.5 ppg, 4.5 rpg), F Sam Rinehart, Sr. (11.2 ppg, 6.3 rpg)

The trend: Has won five straight games.

Maryville (17-9, 13-5)

How the Saints fared vs. QU: Feb. 2 – QU 68, Maryville 56; Feb. 23 – Maryville 86, QU 63

Players to watch: G Brittnye McSparron, Sr. (12.0 ppg, 2.4 apg), G Shelby Miller, Soph. (11.3 ppg, 3.5 rpg), F Kate Childs, Sr. (8.4 ppg, 3.2 rpg)

The trend: Has won three straight games.

Kentucky Wesleyan (19-7, 13-5)

How the Panthers fared vs. QU: Jan. 10 – QU 65, KWC 58

Players to watch: G Lauren Goffinet, Sr. (11.4 ppg, 39.3% 3-point), G Bianca Barton, Sr. (9.9 ppg, 3.7 apg, 45.1% 3-point), G Karly Rhoads, Jr. (8.6 ppg, 3.2 rpg)

The trend: Has won four straight games.

Quincy (14-12, 12-6)

Players to watch: G Lucy Cramsey, Jr. (11.9 ppg, 7.8 rpg, 2.9 apg), F Kelly Buresh, Soph. (11.7 ppg, 4.9 rpg, 42% 3-point), C Hannah Weedman, Jr. (10.2 ppg, 5.0 rpg)

The trend: Won regular-season finale to snap four-game losing streak.

Wisconsin-Parkside (19-8, 12-6)

How the Rangers fared vs. QU: DNP

Players to watch: G Jenna Endisch, Sr. (14.7 ppg, 37.3% 3-point), G Sierra West, Sr. (9.3 ppg, 5.9 apg, 39.0% 3-point), F Danielle Slivka, Jr. (8.9 ppg, 7.5 rpg)

The trend: Has won six of its last seven games.

Indianapolis (19-8, 11-7)

How the Greyhounds fared vs. QU: DNP

Players to watch: G Katy McIntosh, Jr. (16.6 ppg, 5.4 rpg, 4.2 apg), G Kristin Turner, Sr. (16.5 ppg, 4.7 apg), F Kirsten Gliesmann, Soph. (8.0 ppg, 7.5 rpg)

The trend: Has won two straight and six of its last eight games.

William Jewell (18-9, 11-7)

How the Cardinals fared vs. QU: Jan. 26 – WJC 79, QU 55; Feb. 7 – QU 68, WJC 59

Players to watch: G Chelsea Meeks, Jr. (13.8 ppg, 3.8 apg, 3.3 spg), F Katlyn Wood, Sr. (10.8 ppg, 6.3 rpg, 42.4% 3-point), F Cassy Nicolay, Jr. (9.1 ppg, 6.0 rpg)

The trend: Has won five straight games.

Missouri S&T (16-11, 11-7)

How the Lady Miners fared vs. QU: Jan. 17 – S&T 74, QU 53; Feb. 16 – S&T 59, QU 54

Players to watch: F Hailee Parks, Sr. (14.4 ppg, 7.7 rpg), G Toni Knar, Jr. (9.1 ppg, 38.3% 3-point), G Kyesha Hall, Sr. (7.6 ppg, 3.0 apg)

The trend: Has won four of its last six games.

 

-- Blake Toppmeyer