GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. – The Calvin women's basketball team will host Adrian on Saturday afternoon at 3 p.m. for a conference matchup.
The Teams: The Bulldogs are 8-11 overall on the season and 4-6 in the MIAA. The Knights bring 9-10 overall record and 4-6 MIAA record into the competition.
The Coaches: Kathy Morris is in her 27th season as head coach of the Adrian College women's basketball program. She is the all-time wins leader in program history. A 1989 graduate of Muskingum, Morris played four seasons on the women's basketball team, serving as a captain during her junior and senior years.Before coming to Adrian, Morris served as an assistant basketball coach and head soccer coach at her alma mater, Muskingum College, from 1989-92. Morris earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in history, physical education and secondary education. She also received a Master of Science degree in physical education, health and sports science at Ohio University in 1992.
Austin Randel is in his first year as interim head coach for the Calvin women's basketball program. Randel graduated from Ferris State University with a Bachelor of Science degree in Business in May of 2010. He started his college basketball career at NCAA Division II North Greenville University in Greenville, SC before transferring to Ferris State. For the past 5 years, Head Coach of Michigan Basketball Academy High School AAU Teams, as well as being named Master Skills Trainer for Youth Camps.
The Players: For the Bulldogs, Ashley Morris leads the team with a 31.0 three-point average, a 77.6 free-throw average and a 14.3 scoring average.
For the Knights, Gabby Timmer leads the team with a 9.9 rebound average, 32 blocks, a 17.5 scoring average and a 51.7 field goal average.
Coverage: Live stats and live video of the game will be available on Calvin's website at calvinknights.com
Social Media: Follow Calvin College athletics on social media. The Knights have presence on Facebook, Instagram, and snapchat (@CalvinAthletics) as well as Twitter (@CalvinKnights).
Up Next: Calvin will host Alma on Wednesday at 7:30 p.m. for a conference contest.