Central Dutch

All times Eastern
Overall: 5-20 - Conference: 2-14
11/15 vs. Bethany Lutheran W, 76-71 BX RC
11/19 vs. St. Catherine L, 87-56 BX RC
@ Nebraska Wesleyan
11/20 at Martin Luther W, 85-65 BX BX RC
@ Nebraska Wesleyan
11/23 vs. Westminster (Mo.) W, 83-74 RC
11/26 at Northwestern (Iowa) L, 90-52
11/27 vs. Dordt L, 106-58 RC
@ Northwestern (Iowa)
12/1 at Loras * • L, 74-51 BX
12/4 vs. Wartburg * • L, 84-63 BX RC
12/10 at Washington U. L, 81-47 BX BX RC
12/11 at Webster L, 75-69 BX RC
12/18 vs. Grand View L, 68-40 RC
1/5 at Luther * • L, 64-46 RC
1/8 vs. Coe * • L, 66-61 RC
1/12 at Simpson * • L, 106-58 BX BX RC RC PH
1/15 vs. Cornell * • W, 72-54 BX RC
1/17 at Dubuque * • L, 78-57 RC
1/19 vs. Buena Vista * • L, 80-69 BX BX RC RC
1/22 vs. Loras * • L, 73-61 BX RC
1/26 at Wartburg * • L, 77-52
1/29 at Coe * • L, 70-60 BX RC
2/3 vs. Dubuque * • L, 69-63 BX
2/5 vs. Luther * • L, 70-64 BX RC
2/9 vs. Simpson * • L, 106-55 BX BX BX BX RC RC
2/12 at Cornell * • W, 68-64 BX BX RC
2/19 at Buena Vista * • L, 68-64

(* Conference; • Region)
All times Eastern
Overall: 5-20 - Conference: 2-14
12/1 at Loras * • L, 74-51 BX
12/4 vs. Wartburg * • L, 84-63 BX RC
1/5 at Luther * • L, 64-46 RC
1/8 vs. Coe * • L, 66-61 RC
1/12 at Simpson * • L, 106-58 BX BX RC RC PH
1/15 vs. Cornell * • W, 72-54 BX RC
1/17 at Dubuque * • L, 78-57 RC
1/19 vs. Buena Vista * • L, 80-69 BX BX RC RC
1/22 vs. Loras * • L, 73-61 BX RC
1/26 at Wartburg * • L, 77-52
1/29 at Coe * • L, 70-60 BX RC
2/3 vs. Dubuque * • L, 69-63 BX
2/5 vs. Luther * • L, 70-64 BX RC
2/9 vs. Simpson * • L, 106-55 BX BX BX BX RC RC
2/12 at Cornell * • W, 68-64 BX BX RC
2/19 at Buena Vista * • L, 68-64

(* Conference; • Region)

2010-11

Coe 14-2 26-4
Simpson 14-2 22-7
Wartburg 12-4 21-5
Loras 10-6 15-12
Buena Vista 8-8 12-14
Dubuque 7-9 11-16
Luther 3-13 7-18
Cornell 2-14 7-16
Central 2-14 5-20

Past Records

2012-13 (10-15, 3-11 IIAC)
2011-12 (7-18, 2-14 IIAC)
2010-11 (5-20, 2-14 IIAC)
2009-10 (2-23, 1-15 IIAC)
2008-09 (8-17, 4-12 IIAC)
2007-08 (4-21, 2-14 IIAC)
2006-07 (6-18, 4-12 IIAC)

Team Quick Facts

Coach: Jerry Nikkel
Conference: IIAC

Central

Dutch

Enrollment (FT undergrads): 1465
Location: Pella, IA
Colors: Red, White
Region: West
Arena: P.H. Kuyper Gymnasium (2400)
Official Website: Men | Women
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News Releases

March 4, 2014
Central names Petersen head women's basketball coach
PELLA, Iowa — Central College Athletics Director Eric Van Kley made it official. After...
February 12, 2014
Evans is everywhere in women's basketball triumph
PELLA— Rachel Evans, the scrappy 5-foot-5 guard was relentless, assembling one of the most...
January 15, 2014
Central suffers women’s basketball road setback
WAVERLY—The Central College women’s basketball team suffered an 86-51 road setback to...
January 13, 2014
Central’s Vander Molen named league athlete of the week
PELLA—Central College women’s basketball guard Kenzie Vander Molen has been named Iowa...
January 11, 2014
Central women’s basketball team rally falls short
PELLA—Despite a second half surge, the Central College women’s basketball team fell just...
January 8, 2014
Kelderman 3 gives Central a women's basketball stunner
PELLA—Guard Kenzie Vander Molen erupted for a career-high 29 points but it was guard Courtney...
December 29, 2013
Central women’s basketball team dominates Puerto Rico finale
SAN JUAN, PUERTO RICO—The Central College women’s basketball team dominated the...
December 28, 2013
Ranked foe stifles Dutch women’s basketball team
SAN JUAN, PUERTO RICO—The Central College women’s basketball team was stifled by No....
December 14, 2013
Central women’s basketball team loses back-and-forth contest
ROCK ISLAND, ILL.—The Central College women’s basketball team was unable to hold its...
December 11, 2013
First half fuels Dutch women’s basketball victory
PELLA—The Central College women’s basketball team shot over 50 percent from the field in...
December 7, 2013
Streak ends as Central women’s basketball rally falls short
NEW ULM, MINN.—The Central College women’s basketball team rallied for its first lead...
December 6, 2013
Dutch women’s basketball team rallies for record start
MANKATO, MINN.—The Central College women’s basketball team rallied from a 14-point...
November 30, 2013
Central rallies to extend unbeaten start
PELLA, Iowa — A 12-0 second-half run helped extend the Central College women’s basketbal...
November 23, 2013
Central women improve to 3-0
FOREST CITY, Iowa — Guard Kenzie Vander Molen (junior, Pella) erupted for a career-high 19...
January 21, 2013
Strasko dominates glass in Central win
PELLA, Iowa--Forward Nicole Strasko notched her fifth double-double of the season as the Central...
December 5, 2012
Strasko nails down Central win, 68-66
PELLA, Iowa— Forward Nicole Strasko (senior, Roland, Roland-Story HS) knocked down two free...
February 18, 2012
Baker bomb at buzzer gives Central OT upset
PELLA, Iowa--Forward AJ Baker made it a Senior Day to remember for the Central College women’s...
February 15, 2012
Central outshot by league leaders
PELLA, Iowa--The numbers told the story for the Central College women’s basketball team...
January 7, 2012
Central rocks Crown, 104-41
PELLA, Iowa — Rolling up its highest point total in 11 years, the Central College women’...
December 28, 2011
Second half costs Central in Florida
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. — A promising half of action was followed by one of the season’s...
December 17, 2011
Turnovers costly as Central falls, 53-50
DES MOINES, Iowa — The Central College women’s basketball team closed the deficit to one...
November 30, 2011
Buena Vista tops Central in league opener
PELLA, Iowa — It was not the Iowa Conference debut first-year coach Mike Jacobsma hoped for,...
November 28, 2011
Central defense stifles Knox, 70-61
GALESBURG, Ill. — Central College put the brakes on a high-speed Knox College offense and...
November 19, 2011
Monmouth escapes Central in overtime, 72-69
PELLA, Iowa--Sophomore guard Annie Sarcone drained the clutch 3-pointer to send the Central College...
November 2, 2011
Jacobsma ready to guide Central back to the top
PELLA, Iowa--First-year women’s basketball coach Mike Jacobsma is building Central College...
February 12, 2011
Central snaps six-game skid with win at Cornell
MOUNT VERNON, Iowa--Three players scored in double digits and the Central College women’s...
February 9, 2011
Simpson races past shorthanded Central women
PELLA, Iowa—Shorthanded because of illness was not a good way for the Central College...
February 5, 2011
Late first-half run lifts Luther past Central
PELLA, Iowa—Central College yielded the last nine points of the first half and never recovered...
January 29, 2011
Better 2nd half but Coe trips Central, 70-60
CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa—A productive second half provided a little encouragement in a losing cause...
January 22, 2011
Double-double for Central's Brillhart but Dutch tumble
PELLA, Iowa--A late second-half rally that brought the score within five came up short for the...
January 19, 2011
Strasko hits 20 in Central loss
PELLA, Iowa--Forward Nicole Strasko had her second straight strong outing with a 20-point effort but...
January 17, 2011
Central women's momentum stalls at Dubuque
DUBUQUE, Iowa—A victory over Cornell College Saturday gave the Central College women’s...
January 15, 2011
Hot shooting propels Central women to victory
Four Dutch players reached double digits as the Central College women’s basketball team scored...
January 12, 2011
Central offense lacking at Simpson
INDIANOLA, Iowa—The cold-shooting woes continued for the Central College women’s...
January 8, 2011
Coe escapes Central women's upset bid
PELLA, Iowa—Coe College knocked down four straight free throws in the final 24 seconds to...
January 5, 2011
Cold-shooting dooms Dutch again
Battling icy shooting the Central College women’s basketball team went on a late second-half...
December 18, 2010
Grand View outshoots Central, 68-40
PELLA, Iowa--Showing the effects of a week of final exams, the Central College women's basketball...
December 11, 2010
Cold shooting costs Central at Webster
ST. LOUIS, Mo.—The Central College women’s basketball team got the shots it was looking...
December 4, 2010
Hot shooting powers Wartburg past Central
PELLA, Iowa—Torrid 3-point shooting carried Wartburg College to a lead it never relinquished...
November 27, 2010
Dordt dominates Dutch, 106-58
ORANGE CITY, Iowa—Outsized and outshot, the Central College women’s basketball team was...
November 23, 2010
Schwartz, sharpshooting Dutch women roll
Forward Alyssa Schwartz erupted for a career-high 25 points as the Central College women’s...
November 20, 2010
Central defense stymies Martin Luther
LINCOLN, Neb.—Central College used some stifling defense to stymie Martin Luther (Minn.) 85-65...
November 19, 2010
Hot-shooting St. Catherine trumps Central, 87-56
LINCOLN, Neb.--St. Catherine (Minn.) took advantage of a 7-minute Central College scoring drought...
November 15, 2010
Long-range attack powers Central in opener, 76-71
PELLA, Iowa--Unleashing a record-tying 3-point barrage, the Central College women’s basketball...

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