2007-08 Headlines

  • Ashcraft, McDowell, and Hnatuck named All-Landmark Conference
    February 26, 2009
    HUNTINGDON, Pa. – Three Juniata College women’s basketball players were tapped for the 2008 All-Landmark Conference team, which was released Tuesday. Juniata’s three All-Conference selections were the most of any team in the league.
  • Juniata capitalizes on Elmira turnovers in 75-60 win
    December 29, 2008
    HUNTINGDON, Pa. – Juniata College tallied 35 points off 28 Elmira College turnovers, and rolled to a 75-60 win over the Soaring Eagles, in women’s basketball action Saturday night in Huntingdon, Pa.
  • Juniata women’s hoops falls to Gwynedd-Mercy, 70-64
    December 08, 2008
    GWYNEDD VALLEY, Pa. – The Juniata College women’s basketball team shot just 22.9% from the field in the second half as Gwynedd-Mercy College posted a 70-64 win over the Eagles, Saturday afternoon at the Griffin Complex in Gwynedd Valley, Pa.
  • Juniata women’s hoops falls to top-ranked Hope College in NCAA first round
    March 07, 2008
    BEREA, Ohio – Hope College was bigger, quicker, and hit more of its shots than Juniata College.
  • Juniata WBB to face Hope College in NCAA Tournament first round
    March 03, 2008
    HUNTINGDON, Pa. –The Juniata College women's basketball team will face Hope College (27-0) in the First round of the 2008 NCAA Division III Women's Basketball Championship.
  • Welcome to March Madness: Juniata women’s hoops receives NCAA Tournament bid
    March 02, 2008
    HUNTINGDON, Pa. – The Juniata College women’s basketball team has received a “Pool B” bid to the 2008 NCAA Division III Women’s Basketball Championship, according to selections unveiled Sunday night on the NCAA’s website.
  • Juniata WBB falls to Scranton in Landmark title game
    March 01, 2008
    SCRANTON, Pa. – If the Juniata College women’s basketball team was nervous about playing a team for a conference championship that it hadn’t beaten in 16 years, it sure didn’t show.
  • Juniata women’s hoops edges Moravian to advance to Landmark title game
    February 27, 2008
    HUNTINGDON, Pa. – Freshman Jen Hnatuck’s (Mechanicsburg, Pa./Trinity) layup with 19 seconds left on the clock helped lift the no. 2 seed Juniata College women’s basketball team to a 61-59 win over third-seeded Moravian College, in a 2008 Landmark Conference Women’s Basketball Tournament semifinal game, Wednesday night at the Kennedy Sports + Recreation Center in Huntingdon, Pa.
  • Juniata women’s hoops subdues Susquehanna; earns no. 2 seed for tourney
    February 23, 2008
    SELINSGROVE, Pa. – To play the host for a Landmark Conference Tournament semifinal next week, the Juniata College women’s basketball team needed a win Saturday night over archrival Susquehanna University – and some help.
  • McDowell’s 24 points lifts Juniata WBB past Merchant Marine
    February 17, 2008
    KINGS POINT, N.Y. – Juniata College junior Claudia McDowell (Alexandria, Pa./Juniata Valley) poured in 24 points, 18 in the second half alone, to lead the Eagles to a 70-55 win over the upset-minded United States Merchant Marine Academy, in Landmark Conference women’s basketball action Sunday afternoon in Kings Point, N.Y.
  • Juniata women’s hoops downs Drew 55-51; clinches Landmark Conference Tournament berth
    February 16, 2008
    MADISON, N.J. – The Juniata College women's basketball team clinched a berth in the upcoming Landmark Conference Tournament with a 55-51 victory over Drew University, Saturday night in Madison, N.J.
  • Juniata’s depth and ball-handling lead women’s hoops to win over Goucher
    February 10, 2008
    HUNTINGDON, Pa. – Juniata College’s depth and ball-handling allowed the Eagles to overcome a solid shooting performance by Goucher College and eventually post a 61-53 victory over the Gophers, in Landmark Conference women’s basketball action Sunday afternoon at the Kennedy Sports + Recreation Center in Huntingdon, Pa.
  • Hnatuck double-double leads Juniata WBB past Catholic
    February 09, 2008
    HUNTINGDON, Pa. – Freshman Jen Hnatuck (Mechanicsburg, Pa./Trinity) logged her seventh double-double of the season to lead Juniata College to a 61-52 victory over Catholic University, in Landmark Conference women’s basketball action Saturday night at the Kennedy Sports + Recreation Center in Huntingdon, Pa.
  • Late Moravian run leads to Juniata loss in women’s hoops
    February 02, 2008
    BETHLEHEM, Pa. – An 8-0 run by Moravian College late in the second half proved decisive as Juniata College fell to the Greyhounds 70-64, in Landmark Conference women’s basketball action Saturday afternoon in Bethlehem, Pa.
  • Turnovers undermine Juniata women’s hoops in 73-54 loss at Scranton
    February 01, 2008
    SCRANTON, Pa. – Juniata College committed 26 turnovers leading to 32 Royal points as the Eagles dropped a 73-54 decision to the University of Scranton, in Landmark Conference women’s basketball action Friday night in Scranton, Pa.
  • Juniata WBB downs Catholic for fourth straight win
    January 27, 2008
    WASHINGTON, D.C. – Juniata College rained three-pointers on Landmark Conference-rival Catholic University, shooting 9-of-20 from beyond the arc and pulling past the Cardinals for a 64-57 victory, in women’s basketball action Sunday afternoon in Washington, D.C.
  • Juniata women’s basketball wins third-in-a-row with victory over Goucher
    January 26, 2008
    TOWSON, Md. – Juniata College extended its winning streak to three games with a 65-61 victory over Goucher College, in Landmark Conference women’s basketball action Saturday afternoon in Towson, Md.
  • Juniata WBB whips Drew to complete weekend sweep of Landmark foes
    January 19, 2008
    HUNTINGDON, Pa. – When Drew University jumped out to a 4-0 lead over Juniata College early in its Landmark Conference women’s basketball game Saturday in Huntingdon, Pa., it looked like the Rangers might give the host Eagles all they could handle.
  • Second half surge carries Juniata women’s hoops past USMMA
    January 18, 2008
    HUNTINGDON, Pa. – Juniata College used an 11-2 run in the second half an rolled to a 67-55 victory, in Landmark Conference women’s basketball action Friday night at the Kennedy Sports + Recreation Center in Huntingdon, Pa.
  • Juniata WBB forces overtime before falling to Scranton
    January 12, 2008
    HUNTINGDON, Pa. – Juniata College caught up with the University of Scranton just long enough to force overtime, but ended up dropping a 71-66 decision to the Royals in Landmark Conference women’s basketball action Saturday in Huntingdon, Pa.
  • McDowell free throws ice win over Moravian
    January 11, 2008
    HUNTINGDON, Pa. – The Juniata women’s basketball team (8-5, 1-1 Landmark) grabbed a 66-57 victory over Moravian College (8-5, 1-1 Landmark) in Landmark Conference action Friday night in Huntingdon, Pa.
  • Eagle foul shooting carries Juniata women’s hoops past E-town
    January 08, 2008
    ELIZABETHTOWN, Pa. – The Juniata College women’s basketball fought back a second half Blue Jay rally and posted a 63-57 win over former Commonwealth Conference-rival Elizabethtown College, Tuesday night in Elizabethtown, Pa.
  • Brockport’s Free Throw Shooting Sinks Juniata Women’s Hoops
    January 05, 2008
    HUNTINGDON, Pa. – Brockport State went 8 for 10 at the foul line in the last stretch of the game to clinch a 77-67 win against the Juniata College women’s basketball team, Saturday afternoon in the championship game of the 2008 Juniata Holiday Tournament in Huntingdon, Pa.
  • JUNIATA DOWNS ADRIAN COLLEGE IN WOMEN’S HOOPS TOURNEY OPENER
    January 04, 2008
    HUNTINGDON, Pa. – The Juniata College women’s basketball team held off a second-half rally by Adrian College and won a 63-59 squeaker over the Bulldogs, in first round action of the Juniata College Holiday Tournament on Friday night in Huntingdon, Pa.
  • LATE-HALF SURGES LIFT THIEL PAST JUNIATA WOMEN’S HOOPS
    January 02, 2008
    HUNTINGDON, Pa. – Thiel College took advantage of a 15-2 run late in the first half to surge past Juniata College before halftime and eventually post a 68-62 win over the Eagles, in women’s basketball action Wednesday evening at the Kennedy Sports + Recreation Center in Huntingdon, Pa.
  • JUNIATA WOMEN’S HOOPS FALLS TO PITT-GREENSBURG
    November 24, 2007
    GREENSBURG, Pa. – A cold-shooting second-half effort by the Juniata College women’s basketball squad allowed the University of Pittsburgh-Greensburg to squeak past the Eagles, 67-64, Saturday afternoon in Greensburg, Pa.
  • JUNIATA IMPROVES TO 3-0 WITH WIN OVER PENN STATE-ALTOONA
    November 20, 2007
    ALTOONA, Pa. – Penn State-Altoona may have gotten on the scoreboard first, but Juniata College held the Lions scoreless for seven minutes after their initial bucket and cruised to a 79-73 win, in women’s basketball action Tuesday night at Adler Gym in Altoona, Pa.
  • JUNIATA TIED FOR THIRD IN LANDMARK PRESEASON WOMEN’S HOOPS POLL
    November 09, 2007
    HUNTINGDON, PA. – The Juniata College women’s basketball team was tied for third place in the Landmark Conference’s preseason poll of head coaches and sports information directors, which was released Friday.