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OWENS EXPRESS WOMEN’S BASKETBALL

10-TIME OCCAC CHAMPIONS 1993, 1995, 1997, 1999, 2007, 2011, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016

6 NJCAA All-Americans --- 7 NJCAA National Tournament Appearances --- 2015 NJCAA Final 4

TODAY’S MATCHUP No. 3 OWENS

VS

EDISON

THE BASICS Head Coach: Mike Llanas (13th Yr.)

Head Coach: Tim McMahon (3rd Yr.)

Career Record: 310-96 (.764)

Career Record: 26-41

Career OCCAC Record: 130-29 (.818)

Career MCCAC Record: 10-21

STATISTICAL LEADERS PPG: Bethea 14.4 RPG: Reese 9.2 APG: Pennington 4.5 SPG: Bethea 4.5 BPG: Ivey 1.6 FG%: Reese 56.7 3PT FG%: Cowan 44.7 FT %: Mossing 91.7

PPG: Buzzard 14.3 RPG: Culver 10.6 APG: Miller 3.8 SPG: Buzzard/Miller 1.6 BPG: Culver 1.4 FG%: Buzzard 58.2 3PT FG%: Miller 38.9 FT %: Hickey 82.4

NOTES

- Welcome to this evening’s matchup between your No. 3 Owens Express and the visiting Edison State Chargers. Tonight’s game is being aired on BCSN, and it is being streamed on our YouTube page, which can be found by searching Owens Express Athletics. - Edison enters tonight’s matchup with an 11-3 record overall and a 3-1 mark in OCCAC play. They have won seven straight. Owens, meanwhile, has won 17 straight to open the season and is averaging 107 PPG over the past three contests. In recent weeks, they have broken the following single game team records - most points, most points in a half, fewest points allowed, largest margin of victory, fewest fouls, free throw percentage and field goals made. - On top of that, the team broke the program’s record for longest regular season winning streak, which now sits at 31 dating back to Jan. 6 of last year. They have also won a record 38 straight regular season conference games, a streak that began 2-8-14. The last loss? 2-1-14. The team hasn’t lost a home conference game since 1-21-12. - Owens has now won its first 17 games by an average of 50.6 PPG. Furthermore, they have outscored their opponents by 860 points, which is 92 more than the total number of points they’ve allowed this year. They have not won a game by fewer than 22 points, and they are averaging 95.8 PPG, which is second in the nation. They have scored 100 or more points in three straight (never been done before in Owens WBB history) and seven overall this year - just two short of matching the single season record of nine set by last year’s team. In fact, Owens has also scored 100 or more points the past four times they’ve played Edison. - Owens is now 67-1 at home, which includes 18 straight wins, since February of 2012. - Owens is 32-15 all-time against Edison. They are 18-4 all-time at home in the series, and have won 20 of 25 games against them under head coach Mike Llanas. They have won the last eight in the series, and they have scored 104.5 PPG over the past four matchups.

- As a team, Owens is in the top 10 in the nation in the following statistical categories - points per game (2), blocks (5), assists (3), steals (7), rebounds (2), defensive rebounds (2), offensive rebounds (4), FT % (4), FT made (3), FG made (6) and FG % (6). - Despite the success, Owens remains the Rodney Dangerfield of NJCAA D-II WBB. They have been ranked No. 3 for all six national polls this year, while No. 2 Pima has remained ahead of them the whole time despite losing 3 times. No. 1 Kirkwood, meanwhile, has risen from No. 7 to jump Owens. - To view the schedule and results, along with links to recaps, photo albums and videos this year, visit OwensExpress.com and select women’s basketball from the sport dropdown. Once there, click on schedule/results dropdown and then the corresponding links will appear next to each game. You can follow live updates on Twitter by searching the handle @owensexpress, and you can find us on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter by searching Owens Express Athletics.

2016-17 Edison Chargers Roster No. Name Pos. Yr. Ht. Hometown/High School 00 Katie Poteet C So 5-9 West Milton, OH / Troy Christian 1 Dana Heckman G So 5-9 St. Paris, OH / Graham 2 Jessie Crowell G Fr 5-4 Covington, OH / Covington 3 Lauren Monnin F Fr 5-8 Versailles, OH / Versailles 4 Julianna Yingst G Fr 5-5 Covington, OH / Covington 10 Brooke Hickey G So 5-6 DeGraff, OH / Riverside 12 Cadence Jacobs F So 5-10 Maria Stein, OH / Marion Local 13 Holly Frey F Fr 5-9 Fort Loramie, OH / Fort Loramie 14 Riley Culver C Fr 6-1 Wapakoneta, OH / Wapakoneta 20 Sydney Miller G So 5-5 Huntsville, OH / Indian Lake HEAD COACH: Tim McMahon (3rd Year) ASSISTANT COACH: Brent New (3rd Year)

2016-17 RECORD IN DEPTH OVERALL RECORD: 17-0 OCCAC Region XII Home Away Neutral

4-0 14-0 10-0 6-0 1-0

2016-17 SCHEDULE/RESULTS DATE

11/01 11/09 11/16 11/18 11/19 11/22 11/30 12/03 12/14 12/17 12/20 12/21 12/29 12/30 01/07 01/11 01/14 01/18 01/21 01/25 01/28 02/01 02/04 02/08 02/11 02/15 02/18 02/22 02/25 03/04 03/07 03/10 03/11 03/21 03/22 03/23 03/24 03/25

OPPONENT

RESULT

@ Mercyhurst North East W 86-40 WAYNE COUNTY W 122-46 @ No. 15 Schoolcraft W 81-42 @ No. 12 Kalamazoo Valley# W 75-55 Grand Rapids# W 92-34 LANSING W 107-55 No. 15 SCHOOLCRAFT W 92-50 MUSKEGON W 86-55 CUYAHOGA* W 86-51 @ No. 20 Sinclair* W 78-56 KELLOGG W 103-31 OAKLAND W 134-35 MACOMB W 78-45 JACKSON W 84-54 @ Hocking W 109-36 LORAIN COUNTY* W 108-23 @ Columbus State* W 104-60 EDISON* 5:30 PM CLARK STATE* 1 PM @ Lakeland* 5:30 PM @ Cincinnati State* 1 PM @ Cuyahoga* 5:30 PM HOCKING 1 PM @ Lorain County* 5:30 PM SINCLAIR* 1 PM @ Edison* 5:30 PM COLUMBUS STATE* 1 PM LAKELAND* 5:30 PM @ Clark State* 1 PM CINCINNATI STATE* 1 PM District I Quarterfinals^ 5:30 PM District I Semifinals TBA District I Finals TBA NJCAA D-II Nationals TBA NJCAA D-II Nationals TBA NJCAA D-II Nationals TBA NJCAA D-II Nationals TBA NJCAA D-II Nationals TBA TBA ALL CAPS - HOME GAMES * CONFERENCE GAMES # KVCC Classic @ KVCC ^ If necessary


2016-17 Owens Express Women’s Basketball Roster HEAD COACH: MIKE LLANAS ASSISTANT COACHES: STEPHEN PERRY, TIFFANI BLACKMAN

G

#3 ESSENCE COWAN

- 11 games shooting at least 50 percent from 3-pt range - 32 assists over the past 7 games, 7 twice during stretch - Double digit scoring in 14 of 17 games this year

G

#5 COURIZMA WILLIAMS

- Season-high 5 steals against Columbus State - Has scored double figures in 6 of past 7 games - 20 points away from 500 in her career

PG

#10 BRENDA PENNINGTON

G

#12 HAILI MOSSING

- Has five or more rebounds in nine straight games - 10 rebounds vs Columbus St., which tied season-high - Season-high 14 points against Lorain County

G

#20 SYBIL ROSEBORO

- Scored double figures in four of past six games - Five or more rebounds in 9 straight games - Averaging 10.1 PPG, 7 RPG over past nine games

F

#22 JERYN REESE

- 724 career points - 11 away from 17th all-time - 20 points, 17 rebounds in win over Columbus State - Has 538 career rebounds, record is 663

G

#23 DENISSA SLY

- 22 pts in 3 games since missing 6 games due to injury - Seven games with at least seven points this year - Eight games with at least three rebounds this year

G

#24 ARIEL BETHEA

- Needs just 3 steals to break program’s career record - Sits at 513 career points, 174 career steals - Season-high 28 pts in win over Columbus State

F/C

#30 KAYLAH IVEY

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#32 OLIVIA FROST

5-6 Fr. Lima Senior/Lima, OH

5-10 So. Hughes/Cincinnati, OH

- 8 or more points in 6 straight, 10 of past 12 5-2 Fr. Bishop Noll Institute/Hammond, IN - Averaging 10.8 PPG, 8.3 APG, 5 RPG in OCCAC play - 8.5 APG over past two games

5-9 Fr. Evergreen/Metamora, OH

5-6 So. Elyria/Elyria, OH

6-0 So. Mansfield/Mansfield, OH

5-8 Fr. Northmont/Engelwood, OH

5-9 G Huron/Ann Arbor, MI

- 4 pts, 5 reb, 4 blk despite foul trouble vs Columbus State 6-1 Fr. Westerville South/Westerville, OH - 5 or more reb. in 11 straight, 15 of 17 overall - Five games scoring in double figures - Missed team’s past nine games due to injury 6-0 Fr. North Baltimore/North Baltimore, OH - Has 1 reb, 1 ast and 1 steal in 5 of 7 games played - 2nd on team in FT percentage at 87.5

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Game Notes: Owens vs Edison, WBB, Jan. 18, 2017  
Game Notes: Owens vs Edison, WBB, Jan. 18, 2017  
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