Tag: Jennies head coach Dave Slifer

Jennies work to adapt in top-heavy conference

Jennies basketball lost just one MIAA game in the 2017-2018 regular season when they won the National Championship. The Jennies have dropped three games in the first six contests of the conference slate this season, setting up a more difficult road to the postseason. At 10-4 overall and 3-3 in conference play, the Jennies are… Read more »

Jennies ride hot start to win in home opener

It was a tale of two halves for No. 1 Jennies basketball Tuesday, but five scorers in double figures fueled the Jennies to an 86-74 win over Westminster College in the home opener at the Multipurpose Building. The Jennies had by far their most productive first quarter of the young season, scoring 25 in the… Read more »

Jennies picked to finish first in preseason polls

KANSAS CITY – The defense of the 2018 national championship unofficially began for Jennies basketball when head coach Dave Slifer took the stage at the MIAA basketball media day Tuesday in Kansas City, Missouri. The Jennies return their top-three scorers from their national championship run in which they up-ended defending champion Ashland 66-52 and put… Read more »

Jennies guard overcomes injuries to become national champion

(WARRENSBURG, Mo.) – Jennies senior guard Kelsey Williams put her college basketball career to rest the way every player dreams, but it wouldn’t have happened without a career defining injury. Before Williams suffered an ankle injury that sidelined her second season, her playing career was set to expire after the 2016-2017 season, but the injury gave… Read more »