Recent Women's Basketball Headlines
Rio's Jaida Carter collides with a Carlow defender going to the basket in Thursday night's win
Rio's Jaida Carter collides with a Carlow defender going to the basket in Thursday night's win
Fri, Feb. 5, 2016 at 12:45 AM - [Women's Basketball]

Rio Grande Sports Information
    RIO GRANDE, Ohio - The University of Rio Grande women's basketball team overcame a horrid start, using two big scoring spurts to pull away over the middle two quarters for an eventual 73-59 win over Carlow University, Thursday night, in Kentucky Intercollegiate Athletic Conference action at the Newt Oliver Arena.
    The RedStorm, who won for the second straight outing, improved to 15-7 overall and 8-3 in the KIAC with the victory.
    Carlow, which fell to 1-16 in its all-time series with Rio, dropped to 10-11 overall and 3-8 in league play with the loss.

Rio Grande's Jasmine Smith tries to prevent a three-point shot by OCU's Olivia Davis in Tuesday's win over the Trailblazers
Rio Grande's Jasmine Smith tries to prevent a three-point shot by OCU's Olivia Davis in Tuesday's win over the Trailblazers
Wed, Feb. 3, 2016 - [Women's Basketball]

Rio Grande Sports Information
    RIO GRANDE, Ohio - The University of Rio Grande overcame a sluggish start, pulling away in the second quarter for a 58-45 win over Ohio Christian University in Kentucky Intercollegiate Athletic Conference women's basketball action, Tuesday night, at the Newt Oliver Arena.
    The RedStorm improved to 14-7 overall and 7-3 in the KIAC, snapping a two-game losing slide and completing a season sweep of the Trailblazers in the process.
    Ohio Christian slipped to 12-10 overall and 5-6 in league play with the loss.

Rio's Sarah Bonar drives around IU-East's Bailey Dreiman during Saturday's 84-79 loss to the Red Wolves
Rio's Sarah Bonar drives around IU-East's Bailey Dreiman during Saturday's 84-79 loss to the Red Wolves
Sat, Jan. 30, 2016 - [Women's Basketball]

Rio Grande Sports Information
    RICHMOND, Ind. - Tia King became the first 1,000-point scorer in Indiana University-East's two-year-old women's basketball program and the host Red Wolves rallied from a 13-point first half deficit to defeat the University of Rio Grande, 84-78, in Kentucky Intercollegiate Athletic Conference action, Saturday afternoon, at Richmond High School's Tiernan Center.
    King scored 17 points and had a game-high 10 rebounds for IU-East, which improved to 14-9 overall and 9-2 in the KIAC with a fourth straight win.
    Rio Grande, which suffered a second consecutive loss, slipped to 13-7 overall and 6-3 in league play.

Freshman Megan Liedtke had a career-high 12 points and eight rebounds in Tuesday's loss at WVU Tech
Freshman Megan Liedtke had a career-high 12 points and eight rebounds in Tuesday's loss at WVU Tech
Wed, Jan. 27, 2016 - [Women's Basketball]

Rio Grande Sports Information
    MONTGOMERY, W.Va. - Host West Virginia University Tech equaled a season-high with 30 first quarter points and held on down the stretch to post a 92-82 win over the University of Rio Grande, Tuesday night, in Kentucky Intercollegiate Athletic Conference women's basketball action at the Neal Baisi Athletic Center.
    The Golden Bears, who suffered a 28-point loss at the hands of the RedStorm just 12 days earlier, improved to 8-11 overall and 3-5 in the KIAC with the upset victory.
    Rio Grande, which had a six-game winning streak snapped, fell to 13-6 overall and 6-2 in league play.
    The loss, coupled with wins by Indiana University-East and Point Park, also knocked the RedStorm out of the lead in the KIAC's Colonial Division.

Junior guard Aly Herren hit six of Rio Grande's 11 three-pointers in Tuesday's win over Midway
Junior guard Aly Herren hit six of Rio Grande's 11 three-pointers in Tuesday's win over Midway
Wed, Jan. 20, 2016 - [Women's Basketball]

Rio Grande Sports Information
    MIDWAY, Ky. - Aly Herren hit six of the University of Rio Grande's season-high 11 three-point goals and led a quartet of double-digit scorers for the RedStorm in an 86-59 rout of Midway University, Tuesday night, in Kentucky Intercollegiate Athletic Conference women's basketball action at Marshall Gymnasium.
    Rio Grande improved to 13-5 overall and 6-1 in conference play, winning for the fifth straight time and the ninth time in its last 10 outings.
    Midway dropped to 0-20 overall and 0-7 inside the KIAC.

Rio Grande's Jaida Carter muscles up two of her 16 points in Saturday's win over Indiana-East
Rio Grande's Jaida Carter muscles up two of her 16 points in Saturday's win over Indiana-East
Sun, Jan. 17, 2016 - [Women's Basketball]

Rio Grande Sports Information
    RIO GRANDE, Ohio - Saturday afternoon's women's basketball matchup between Indiana University-East and the Univeristy of Rio Grande turned out to be the equivalent of an amusement park roller-coaster ride.
    The RedStorm coughed up a 13-point lead late in the opening half, but rallied from an eight-point deficit late in the third quarter to post a 90-77 win over the Red Wolves in Kentucky Intercollegiate Athletic Conference action at the Newt Oliver Arena.
    Rio Grande (12-5, 5-1 KIAC), which had a 16-game winning streak snapped by IU-East last season in the semifinal round of the KIAC Tournament, won for fourth straight time and the eighth time in nine outings.
    The Red Wolves, who had a three-game winning streak snapped, slipped to 10-8 overall and 5-1 in league play with the loss.
    The final result also left the KIAC's Colonial Division in a three-way tie at the top between Rio Grande, IU-East and Point Park, which was idle on Saturday.