2014-15 Women's Basketball
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08/24/2014 - Women's Basketball

Cornerstone University and the Golden Eagle Women's Basketball program would like to welcome Taryn Sack to the 2014-2015 roster.  Taryn is a 5-7 guard from Grand Rapids South Christian High School.

During Taryn's senior year at South Christian she helped lead her team to a 26-1 record and a berth in the Class B State Finals.  Sack was the starting point guard, averaging 5 points per game and led her team with 3 assists per game.  She also served her team as team captain.

Also during her senior year, Taryn was named to the OK Gold Honorable Mention All-conference team, Advance Newspaper All-Area Honorable Mention team, and was ranked second free throw shooter in the Grand Rapids area.  Sack was honored as the OK Conference Scholar Athlete with a 3.65 GPA.  Taryn was also a finalist for the West Michigan Officials Association Dan Nameth Sportsmanship Award.

Taryn served as a Chapel leader and also a Bible study group leader.

"What Coach Mattera is Saying about Taryn Sack"

"Taryn is a true athlete because she puts her team before herself.  She has a great work ethic, and does not make the same mistake twice.  She knows the game of basketball extremely well, and strives to get better every day.  She has been shown great dedication to our program this summer, and I know will make a huge impact on our team.  I am so THANKFUL that Taryn has decided to be a part our team!!"

 
08/24/2014 - Women's Basketball

Cornerstone University Women's Basketball would like to welcome Mya Udell to the program.  Mya signed a letter of intent to be a Golden Eagle for the 2014-2015 roster.   Udell is a 5-7 Guard from Ada, Mich.

Mya is a three sport athlete for Forest Hills Central High School, receiving varsity letters for volleyball, basketball and also softball.  She was named to the OK White All Conference team for all three sports also. 

During her senior year, Mya scored a total 243 points and grabbed a total of 122 rebounds.  Mya was named Forest Hills Central's 2013-2014 Female Athlete of the Year.

What Coach Mattera is Saying about Mya Udell
"I am extremely excited to have Mya a part of our program.  She attended many of our games, and has been around our team for a couple years now, I am happy that she is officially part of our family!  Mya is a strong competitor that can shoot outside, but also defend the paint and rebound very well.  While I was recruiting Mya, I loved watching her play because she worked extremely hard, and never gave up or put her head down.  I know Mya will set a huge example for our team!"

 
06/06/2014 - Women's Basketball

Head Coach Katie Mattera and the Golden Eagles Women's Basketball program would like to welcome Ellery Mast to the 2014-2015 roster.  Ellery is a 6'0 Forward from Holland Christian High School.

During Ellery's Senior year at Holland Christian she scored a total of 204 points, grabbed a total of 131 rebounds, and stole the ball 34 times.  Ellery was named to the OK Green All- Conference team both her Junior and Senior years at Holland Christian.  Ellery also was named to the All State Honorable Mention team during her senior year.   Mast achieved a 3.8 GPA, and won the National Scholar Athlete Award for Holland Christian.

What Coach Mattera is Saying about Ellery Mast

"Ellery is a true athlete.  She is a very versatile player, as she can play inside and also has a very aggressive drive from the wing.  She plays both the offensive and defensive ends of the floor very well.  Ellery will be a great asset to our team's fast break as she runs the floor and finishes around the basket very well.  I am so excited to work with Ellery and help her reach her athletic goals."
 

 
03/21/2014 - Women's Basketball

Katelyn Cousins and Jill Hendrickson were both selected as NAIA Division II All-Americans for 2013-14.  Cousins led the Golden Eagles in scoring (19.1 points per game) which ranks her 19th in the nation.  She also ranked 17th in total scoring (592 points) this season.  Cousins also broke into the 1000 point club this season and finished her career with a total of 1011 points in her three seasons at Cornerstone.  Hendrickson averaged a double double this season (14.5 points and 11 rebounds per game).  Hendrickson ranked 3rd in Total Rebounds (341), 5th in Rebounds per game (11.0), and 9th in Defensive Rebounds per game (7.38) in the NAIA Division II.

 
03/21/2014 - Basketball

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. – Davenport University will serve as the 2014 host to the Champions of Character College All-Star Games on March 26 at the Student Center. The games will take play at 6 p.m. for the ladies and 7:30 p.m. for the men.

Davenport's women's coach Mike Williams will join Aquinas head coach Linda Nash as one set of coaches and they will take on a team headed up by Olivet College head coach Nicole Burford. On the men's side, Cornerstone's Kim Elder will lead one team and Davenport's coach Burt Paddock will lead the other team. 

The first players to take the court will be the women's college all stars on March 26 at 6 p.m., followed by the men's game at 7:30 p.m.

Here are the players selected for the women's teams:

AQUINAS
Taelor Sanders, 5-8, Dewitt
Marisa Marx, 5-5, Warren Woods
Lindsey Karpowicz, 6-0, Grandville
* Jenna Brower, 5-9, Hopkins (injured)

CENTRAL MICHIGAN
Taylor Johnson, 5-11 Belding
Niki De Guilo, 5-8 Mt. Vernon (OH)

CORNERSTONE
Katelyn Cousins, 5-7, FH Central
Janae Trombley, 5-6, Yale

DAVENPORT
Alison Bouman, 6-4, Calvin Christian/Wayne St.
Alex Merz, 5-9, Grand Haven

DORDT
Jessica Jelsema, 5-8, Hudsonville Unity Christian

FERRIS STATE
Sarah DeShone, 5-7, Jimtown (IN)

GRAND VALLEY STATE
Dani Crandall, 5-9, Eaton Rapids

HOPE
Anna Kaufman, 5-8, Davenport Central
Kelsey Masserant, 5-11, Novi

LSSU
* Raven Trammel, 5-4, West Ottawa (injured)

OLIVET
Kelsey Campbell, 5-6, Olivet HS
Chelsea Ciba, 5-7, Olivet HS

WESTERN MICHIGAN
Kylie McKay, 5-9, Rockford

Here are the players for the men's game

ALMA
Isiah Law, 6-5, Grand Haven

AQUINAS
Kolin Kazen, 6-4, Saugatuck
Austin Semple, 6-6, Zeeland West

CONCORDIA
John Schaffer, 6-0, Mott HS

CORNERSTONE
Anthony Allen, 5-6, Hudsonville
Jake Plite, 6-7, Sparta
Wes Hudson, 6-0, Wayland
* Alex Lyle, 6-3, Wayland - Alternate

DAVENPORT
Mike Betcher, 6-9, Schoolcraft
Jon Prins, 6-5, Rockford
JaVontae Ford, 6-3, FH Northern
DeArmond Davis, 6-7, Mt. Vernon (Ind)
*Brendan Cooper, 6-5, Gabrial Richard - Alternate

FERRIS STATE
Raymoan McAfee, 6-7, Detroit Pershing

University of Detroit/Mercy
Evan Bruinsma, 6-8, Western Michigan Christian

GRACE BIBLE
Nick Mascarro, 5-11, Tri Unity Christian
Nick VanLoo, 6-0, Hudsonville

GRAND VALLEY STATE
Rob Woodson, 5-11, Inkster

HOPE
Nate VanArendonk, 6-10, Grand Haven
Caleb Byers, 6-5, Allegan
*Grant Neil, 6-3, West Ottawa - Alternate

LAKE SUPERIOR STATE
Cameron Metz, 6-6, Northpointe Christian

MADONNA
Travis Schuba, 6-0, Kalkaska
Bobby Naubert, 5-11, Livonia

ESPN 96.1 FM will have the men's game live on the radio while Davenport Sports Information will provide live stats and live video on the Davenport Athletics Network with Aaron Sagraves on the play by play call.

Tickets are $5 per person or $15 for families, with money raised going to the "Champions of Character Lecturing Initiative." A goal to raise between $5,000 and $7,500 has been set by the sports marketing departments at Davenport and Cornerstone to help this initiative that promotes respect, integrity, responsibility, leadership and sportsmanship to every player, coach, referee, parent and spectator at OK Conference schools.

Mya is pictured with her parents Clark and Lisa Udell
Ellery is pictured with her parents (Kim and Larry Mast)
 
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W BASKETBALL
@ University of Saint Francis
7:00 PM EST
Fort Wayne, Ind.
Coverage
SAT NOV 8
W BASKETBALL
@ Trinity International University
TBA
Deerfield, Ill.
Coverage
MON NOV 10
W BASKETBALL
Rochester College
TBA
Cornerstone
Coverage
SAT NOV 15
W BASKETBALL
@ Madonna University
1:00 PM EST
Livonia, Mich.
Coverage
WED NOV 19
W BASKETBALL
Lourdes University
5:30 PM EST
Cornerstone
Coverage
SAT NOV 22
W BASKETBALL
@ University of Northwestern Ohio
1:00 PM EST
Lima, Ohio
Coverage
TUE NOV 25
W BASKETBALL
@ Siena Heights University
6:00 PM EST
Adrian, Mich.
Coverage
SAT NOV 29
W BASKETBALL
@ Indiana Wesleyan University
TBA
Marion, Ind.
Coverage
WED DEC 3
W BASKETBALL
University of Michigan-Dearborn
5:30 PM EST
Cornerstone
Coverage
 
 
 
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