July 21, 2010
Women's Basketball Places 7th in WBCA Academic Honor Roll
For the ninth time in the last 13 years the Regis University women's basketball team has landed in the Women's Basketball Coaches Association (WBCA) Academic Top 25. The Rangers finished seventh overall in NCAA Division II with a 3.534 grade point average.
June 18, 2010
Regis Women's Basketball Inks Three More for 2010-11
Regis Head Women's Basketball Coach Linda Raunig announced the signings of three more student-athletes for the 2010-11 season. Brandi Collins, Kari Ameling and Kendahl Avery will all suit up for the Rangers next season.
April 29, 2010
Associate Athletic Director Ann Martin Tabbed as Next Regis Athletic Director
Regis University President Fr. Michael Sheeran, S.J. announced the hiring of Ann Martin as the next director of athletics. Martin replaces longtime Regis Athletic Director Barbara Schroeder who will be retiring in June. Martin has been on the Regis athletic administration staff since 2005.
March 3, 2010
Two Ranger Women Receive Sportswomen of Colorado Honors
Two Regis women athletes received Sportswomen of Colorado honors for their performances last season and years past. Alisa Heronema, junior softball player, was named the Sportswomen of Colorado for her performance on the diamond last season. Diana Lopez was inducted into the Sportswomen Hall of Fame for receiving three awards in basketball since 2006.
March 3, 2010
Purdy Receives Freshman of the Year and Second Team All-RMAC East Division Honors
Leading the Rangers with 14.7 points and 6.7 boards per game, Tae'lor Purdy received RMAC Freshman of the Year honors, as voted on by the 14 RMAC head coaches Wednesday. Purdy was also named to the Second Team All-RMAC East Division.
February 26, 2010
Ranger Seniors Emily Kuipers and Ashley Pope Bid Adieu with a 78-67 Victory Over UCCS
After a nine game slide, Regis Seniors Emily Kuipers and Ashley Pope said goodbye to the Regis Fieldhouse and their collegiate careers with a 78-67 victory over the UCCS Mountain Lions. Salina Kuiper poured in 20 points while Kuipers tallied 15.
February 23, 2010
Rangers Score Just 41 in Loss to Metro; Kuiper Breaks Regis Blocking Record
As the Rangers fell 70-41 to Metro State on Tuesday, they scored the lowest total points for a Regis women's team in nearly six years. On Dec. 31, 2004, Regis also scored 41 points against Loyola. Chelsea Porter led the Rangers with eight points against the Roadrunners while Tae'lor Purdy scored seven.
February 21, 2010
Porter Scores 26 in Rangers 78-76 Loss to Chadron State
Chelsea Porter recorded a double-double Saturday as she scored 26 points and grabbed 11 boards as Regis' battle with Chadron State ended in a 78-76 loss to the Eagles. In total, the Rangers had the lead for just over 32 minutes of play but eventually fell to Chadron State at home.
February 20, 2010
Rangers End of Game Comeback Falls Short Against the Lopers; Purdy Breaks Freshman Scoring Record
Just two minutes into Regis' matchup against Nebraska-Kearney on Friday, Tae'lor Purdy set a new Regis record as she became the highest scoring freshman in women's basketball history. Prior to Friday night, Purdy was one point shy of Denise Durant's record of 350 points which she scored during the 1979-80 season. Purdy has now scored 367 points so far this season.
February 14, 2010
Purdy's 20 Points Not Enough as Rangers Succumb to Colorado Christian
Tae'lor Purdy scored 20 points Saturday night but it wasn't enough as the Rangers fell for the second time this weekend to Colorado Christian 87-69 on the road. Behind Purdy in scoring was Emily Kuipers and Chelsea Porter who scored 12 points each.
February 13, 2010
Kaitie Vader Scores 12 in Rangers' 69-52 Loss to Colorado Mines
Freshman Kaitie Vader scored in double digits for the first time in her career on Friday as she scored 12 points in Regis' 69-52 loss to Colorado School of Mines in Golden. Behind Vader in scoring was senior Emily Kuipers who scored 10.
February 6, 2010
Rangers Drop Road Game to Nebraska-Kearney 83-61
After facing Chadron State on Thursday, the Rangers traveled to Kearney, Neb. where they fell 83-61 to the Lopers on Saturday. Tae'lor Purdy scored 16 points in the game while Jacque Machesney scored 15. They also pulled down six and five boards respectively.
February 4, 2010
Rangers Drop Third Straight with 91-54 Loss to Chadron State
After falling twice this past weekend while at home, Regis dropped a road game on Thursday to Chadron State 91-54. Machesney scored in double digits for the Rangers totaling for 12 points while dishing out three assists and pulling down three rebounds.
January 30, 2010
Rangers Fall 84-65 to Colorado Christian
After defeating UCCS last Friday on the road, Regis fell to Colorado Christian 84-65 while at home on Friday. Tae'lor Purdy and Chelsea Porter scored 17 and 16 points respectively.
January 30, 2010
Rangers Fall to Colorado Mines in 78-74 Nailbiter
After falling to Colorado Christian 84-65 on Friday, the Rangers dropped their second game of the weekend to Colorado Mines in a 78-74 nailbiter at the Regis Fieldhouse on Saturday. Tae'lor Purdy scored 21 points for Regis while Chelsea Porter scored 20. Emily Kuipers and Salina Kuiper totaled for 20 points with ten points each.
January 25, 2010
Seniors Ashley Pope and Emily Kuipers Named to RMAC All-Academic Honor Roll Team
Seniors Ashley Pope and Emily Kuipers were both named to the RMAC All-Academic Honor Roll Team the conference announced Monday. Pope holds a 3.58 in Health and Exercise Science while Kuipers has a 3.48 in Elementary Education.
January 25, 2010
Regis Announces Date Change for Women's Basketball Regular Season Finale Against UC-Colorado Springs
The Regis University women's basketball team has announced a change in date in the regular season finale against UC-Colorado Springs. The game was originally scheduled to be played Saturday, Feb. 27th but will now be played on Thursday, Feb. 25th at 7:00 p.m.
January 22, 2010
Rangers Grab 20-Point Victory Over UCCS on Road
After succumbing to Metro State on Tuesday, 65-54, Regis grabbed a 20-point victory over UCCS, 92-72, while on the road on Friday. Leading the Rangers in scoring was Emily Kuipers with 24 points followed by Tae'lor Purdy with 21. Salina Kuiper tallied 15 points while Jacque Machesney had 14.
January 19, 2010
Rangers Succumb to Metro State 65-54 at Home; Purdy Scores 16
After being on the road this past weekend, the Rangers fell to Metro State 65-54 while at home on Tuesday. Tae'lor Purdy, Emily Kuipers, and Jacque Machesney all scored in double digits for Regis with 16, 13, and ten points respectively.
January 17, 2010
Purdy's 24 Points not Enough as Rangers Succumb to the Cowgirls 67-65
After falling to New Mexico Highlands on Saturday 67-65, the Rangers hold an 8-7 overall record while being 1-6 in the RMAC. Tae'lor Purdy led Regis with 24 points while Salina Kuiper scored in double digits for her second time in as many games (14). Chelsea Porter had 13 points.
January 15, 2010
Rangers Fall to CSU-Pueblo 73-45 on the Road; Kuiper Scores 18
On Friday, the Rangers fell 73-45 to the CSU-Pueblo Thunderwolves while on the road. Salina Kuiper led Regis in scoring with 18 points for the Rangers.
January 8, 2010
Rangers Fall 92-80 to Western New Mexico in Overtime
After winning four straight, the Rangers' streak came to a halt with Western New Mexico as Regis fell to the Mustangs 92-80 in overtime at home on Thursday. In the game, Salina Kuiper scored 24 points and Tae'lor Purdy recorded a double-double with 14 points and 10 rebounds.
January 3, 2010
Rangers Win Fourth Straight with 70-57 Defeat Over Central State
Coming off of a 60-54 victory over Abilene Christian on Saturday, the Rangers snagged a victory, their fourth consecutive, over Central State in their final game of the Chuck Stephens Classic in Pueblo on Sunday. Regis defeated the Marauders 70-57.
January 2, 2010
Emily Kuipers Records Double Double in Rangers' 60-54 Defeat Over Abilene Christian
On Saturday, the Rangers extended their winning streak to three with a 60-54 defeat over Abilene Christian University at the Chuck Stephens Classic in Pueblo. Three Rangers scored in double digits with Emily Kuipers leading the way with 19 points and 14 rebounds.
December 20, 2009
Rangers Win Second Game in a Row with 93-64 Defeat over Dominican University
After defeating Johnson and Wales 85-48 on Friday, the Rangers grabbed another win over Dominican University of California, 93-65, on Saturday at the Regis Fieldhouse. Chelsea Porter, Salina Kuiper, Tae'lor Purdy, and Emily Kupiers all scored in double digits for Regis with Kuipers recording a double-double.
December 19, 2009
Purdy Scores 22 in Rangers 85-48 Defeat Over Johnson & Wales
Freshman Tae'lor Purdy scored 22 points on Friday to help lead the Rangers to an 85-48 victory over Johnson & Wales University in Denver. This game was Purdy's ninth consecutive game in which she scored in double digits and her second time scoring over 20 this season.
December 15, 2009
Regis Student-Athlete Advisory Committee Co-Hosts 1st Annual Gatorade Pong Tournament
On October 22nd, the Regis University Student Athletic Advisory Committee (SAAC) teamed up with CHOICES and SIC to host the first ever Gatorade Pong Tournament. With cooperative weather, great team costumes, a delicious BBQ and lots of swag, the tournament was an overall hit.
December 13, 2009
Rangers Snag 79-64 Victory Over Mavericks on Road
Four Rangers scored in double digits as Regis grabbed a 64-79 victory over Mesa State while on the road Saturday. Chelsea Porter, Salina Kuiper, Tae'lor Purdy, and Jacque Machesney each scored 22, 18, 17, and 13 points respectively in the game.
December 12, 2009
Porter's 24 Points Not Enough as Rangers Succumb to Western State 84-76
Regis was unable to outscore the Mountaineers as they fell 84-76 to Western State on Sunday in Gunnison. Porter led the Rangers with 24 points followed by Tae'lor Purdy and Salina Kuiper who had 19 and 18 points respectively.
December 6, 2009
Purdy's 18 Points are not Enough as the Rangers Succumb to Fort Lewis 81-65
Tae'lor Purdy continued her double digit scoring streak with 18 points against Fort Lewis, but the Rangers were unable to grab the victory succumbing to the Skyhawks 81-65 on Saturday at the Regis Fieldhouse.
December 5, 2009
Rangers Fall 57-48 to Adams State in First Conference Game of the Season
The Rangers fell in their first conference game of the season 57-48 to the Adams State Grizzlies at home on Dec. 4. Jacque Machesney and Tae'lor Purdy scored in double digits for the Rangers.
November 27, 2009
Purdy Scores 21 Points in Rangers' 63-54 Win Over Cal State Dominguez Hills
The Rangers extended their winning streak to three after a 63-54 defeat over Cal State Dominguez Hills on Friday in Golden in their first matchup of the Mines Thanksgiving Classic. Three Rangers scored in double digits with freshman Tae'lor Purdy leading the way with 21 total points. Junior Chelsea Porter and senior Emily Kuipers followed with 16 and 11 points respectively.
November 25, 2009
Rangers Enter CSM Thanksgiving Classic Being 2-0
After going 2-0 last weekend in the Regis University Catholic School Tournament, Regis heads to Golden for the CSM Thanksgiving Classic this weekend. Last weekend, the Rangers defeated Newman University in their first matchup on Fri., Nov. 20th as they walked away with a 71-45 victory. On Sat., Nov. 21st Regis defeated Rockhurst University 56-47.
November 21, 2009
Salina Kuiper Scores 26 to Help Guide Rangers to 56-47 Win Over Rockhurst University and Tournament Championship
The Regis University Rangers snagged their second win of the season in as many games on Saturday when they defeated the Rockhurst University Hawks 56-47 at home. Salina Kuiper was 12-for-16 from the floor to total for 26 points while Tae'lor Purdy scored 11.
November 20, 2009
Rangers Open Season with 71-45 Win over Newman; Porter and Kuipers Score 18 and 17 Respectively
After facing two Division I schools in their exhibition matchups, the Rangers took on Newman College Friday evening in Denver as Regis hosted the first day of the Regis University Catholic School Tournament. The Rangers defeated Newman University 71-45 in the game.
November 20, 2009
Ranger Women's Basketball Opens Season Hosting Catholic School Tournament
The Regis University basketball season will officially get underway this evening at 6:00 p.m. as Regis hosts Newman (Kan.) University in the second game of the Regis University Catholic School Tournament. The first game pits College of St. Mary (Neb.) and Rockhurst (Kan.) University at 4:00 p.m.
November 19, 2009
Ranger Women's Basketball Signs Kendahl Avery to National Letter of Intent
The Regis University women's basketball team is about to get started with their 2009-10 season, but today head coach Linda Raunig announced the signing of Kendahl Avery for the 2010-11 season.
November 8, 2009
Two Rangers Score in Double Digits in 82-54 Fall to Division I University of Denver
After facing Division I UNC on Nov. 2nd, the Rangers traveled to the University of Denver on Nov. 7th where they took on another Division I opponent in an exhibition game. On Saturday, Regis fell to the Pioneers 82-54. Tae'lor Purdy and Jacque Machesney both scored double digits in the game.
November 3, 2009
Rangers Fall 86-57 to Division I UNC in Exhibition Season Opener
On Tuesday evening, the Rangers opened their season with an exhibition game against Division I Northern Colorado in Greeley. Regis fell to the Bears 86-57 in the game.
October 28, 2009
Ranger Women's Basketball Selected to Finish Fourth in the RMAC East; Lauren Luebbe Selected Preseason All-RMAC East Division
The Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference today announced the women's basketball preseason poll. The Regis Rangers are picked by the 14 head coaches to finish in fourth place in the East Division and sixth overall. Last season Regis finished 14-14 overall and 11-8 in conference action.