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Falcons Earn Votes in WBCA and D3Hoops Preseason Polls

Posted by Falcons Fan on November 2, 2011

The UW-River Falls Falcon Women’s Basketball team receiving votes in the WBCA and D3Hoops top 25 preseason polls.  Five seniors will lead the 2011-12 team, high expectations are abound for this experienced group.  With an extremely tough schedule including ten games against other teams listed in the preseason polls, the team will be tested early and often.


D3Hoops Preseason Poll

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UW River Falls Women Basketball Clothing Available Now- order by October 24

Posted by Falcons Fan on October 12, 2011

Order your 2011-2012 UW River Falls Womens Basketball Clothing by Oct. 24.

Click on order form below,  complete and mail to Coack Holbrook.

Support your favorite player or team with our Fan Club Shirts

Fan Club- UWRF Womens BB Clothing order form- Due Oct 24

Mail completed form to:

UW-River Falls Women’s Basketball, Basketball Clothing
HagestadHall 123N,


Include your mail address on form if we need to ship the clothing to you.

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3rd Annual Falcon Basketball Buddies Camp Starts Monday Sept 26

Posted by Falcons Fan on September 19, 2011

The Falcon Women’s coaching staff and team is excited to host the UWRF Falcon Women’s Basketball Buddies.  It’s for girls in ages 5-14 that want to have some fun meeting our team and playing basketball on Monday nights from September 26-October 17.  It’s a great opportunity to prepare for your season and to create memorable connections between our UWRF team and the surrounding area youth basketball players.

Want to have a fun while learning more about Falcon Women’s Basketball? Then come join the UWRF Women’s Basketball team as they present Falcon Basketball Buddies. Each week you will have the opportunity to interact with the 2011-12 UWRF Women’s Basketball team while participating in drills, games, fun activities, and more.

Contact Coach Cindy Holbrook at cindy.holbrook@uwrf.edu or phone 715-425-3250 with questions.

Who: Girls, Ages 5-14

Where: UWRF Karges Gym

When: Mondays, 6:00-7:15 P.M.

Dates: September 26 – October 17

Cost: $40 Registration

Registration fee includes:

Basketball instruction, Falcon t-shirt, 2 women’s basketball game tickets and ball-girl sign-up for Falcon women’s basketball home game.

UWRF Basketball Buddies Information and Registration form. Click here to view and print UWRF Basketball Buddies 2011

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Super-sized D3hoops.com Classic field set- UWRF Womens Basketball in Las Vegas for four action-packed days in late December

Posted by Falcons Fan on September 13, 2011

The second season of the D3hoops.com Classic is going to be a great one, as 20 Division III basketball teams will descend on Las Vegas for four action-packed days in late December. The defending women’s basketball national champion, Amherst, will be at the South Point Hotel and Casino, along with eight other women’s teams and 11 men’s teams for games from Dec. 27-30.

The men’s teams are Gustavus Adolphus, Hanover, Hardin-Simmons, La Verne, Merchant Marine, Ramapo, Skidmore, Spalding, Transylvania, Ursinus and Wesley.

The participating women’s teams are Amherst, Carthage, Concordia (Wis.), DeSales, Eureka, Simpson, Thomas More, UW-River Falls and WPI.

The full schedule (all times Pacific):

Tue., Dec. 27
1 p.m., Eureka v. Concordia (Wis.)
3 p.m., DeSales v. Carthage

Wed., Dec. 28
9 a.m., Thomas More v. UW-River Falls
11 a.m., Concordia (Wis.) v. Amherst
1 p.m., WPI v. DeSales
3 p.m., Ramapo v. Ursinus
5 p.m., Spalding v. Hanover
7 p.m., Hardin-Simmons v. Gustavus Adolphus
9 p.m., Transylvania v. La Verne

Thurs., Dec. 29
9 a.m., UW-River Falls v. Carthage
11 a.m., Simpson v. Eureka
1 p.m., Amherst v. WPI
3 p.m., Skidmore v. Merchant Marine
5 p.m., La Verne v. Spalding
7 p.m., Wesley v. Ramapo
9 p.m., Gustavus Adolphus v. Transylvania

Wed., Dec. 30
11 a.m., Simpson v. Thomas More
1 p.m., Hanover v. Hardin-Simmons
3 p.m., Ursinus v. Skidmore
5 p.m., Merchant Marine v. Wesley


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UWRF Falcon Youth Basketball camp Wraps Up. Future Falcon Stars?

Posted by Falcons Fan on July 14, 2011

The Falcon basketball camp wrapped up today. The players improved each day and were ready for rest when the camp ended.

Do you see a future Falcon player here?







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Falcon women play in Women’s College League at the YWCA in Mlps

Posted by Falcons Fan on July 13, 2011

Women’s College League – Summer Only
This league is specifically designed for actual college/university teams. Typically we have 25-30 teams participate


See league results on this page  http://www.ywcampls.org/healthfitness/teams-leagues/basketball.asp

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UWRF Women’s Basketball Competes in Western Wisconsin Womens Basketball League

Posted by Falcons Fan on July 13, 2011

UWRF Womens Basketball players are almost at the mid point of there league play in the Western Wisconsin Womens Basketball League.


See resulte here of the Western Wisconsin Womens Basketball League

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UW River Falls 2011-12 Women’s Basketball Schedule Released

Posted by Falcons Fan on July 13, 2011

Here is the recently release schedule for the 2011-2012 season.
Home Games are in bold

Neutral Site Games are in italics
* denotes a Wisconsin Intercollegiate Athletic Conference contest
As of July 11, 2011
Subject to change.
Current Record
Overall Pct. Conf Pct. Streak Home Away Neutral
0 – 0 .000 0 – 0 .000 0 – 0 0 – 0 0 – 0
Day Date Opponent Home / Away Time/Result Series Record Details
Tuesday 11/15/2011 Gustavus Adolphus College H 7 p.m. 3-2 Details
Luther Tip-Off Classic
Friday 11/18/2011 Simpson College N 7 p.m. 1-0 Details
Saturday 11/19/2011 Luther College A 3 p.m. 3-5 Details
Tuesday 11/22/2011 Concordia University A 7 p.m. 1-0 Details
Wednesday 11/30/2011 College of St. Scholastica H 7 p.m. 15-9 Details
Saturday 12/3/2011 UW-Platteville* A 4 p.m. 38-24 Details
Tuesday 12/6/2011 Martin Luther College A 7 p.m. 5-0 Details
Saturday 12/10/2011 UW-Oshkosh* A 4 p.m. 22-44 Details
Wednesday 12/14/2011 UW-Stout* A 7 p.m. 40-37 Details
Saturday 12/17/2011 Simpson College H 3 p.m. Details
Las Vegas Sports Tours Tournament
Wednesday 12/28/2011 Thomas More College N 9 a.m. (PT) 0-0 Details
Thursday 12/29/2011 Carthage College N 9 a.m. (PT) 1-1 Details
Wednesday 1/4/2012 UW-Stevens Point* H 6 p.m. 25-45 Details
Saturday 1/7/2012 UW-Whitewater* A 4 p.m. 25-40 Details
Wednesday 1/11/2012 UW-La Crosse* A 7 p.m. 32-31 Details
Saturday 1/14/2012 UW-Eau Claire* H 3 p.m. 29-50 Details
Wednesday 1/18/2012 UW-Superior* H 7 p.m. 51-19 Details
Saturday 1/21/2012 UW-Stevens Point* A 3 p.m. Details
Wednesday 1/25/2012 UW-Stout* H 7 p.m. Details
Saturday 1/28/2012 UW-Platteville* H 3 p.m. Details
Saturday 2/4/2012 UW-Eau Claire* A 3 p.m. Details
Wednesday 2/8/2012 UW-Superior* A 7 p.m. Details
Saturday 2/11/2012 UW-Oshkosh* H 3 p.m. Details
Wednesday 2/15/2012 UW-La Crosse* H 7 p.m. Details
Saturday 2/18/2012 UW-Whitewater* H 3 p.m. Details
WIAC Tournament
Tuesday 2/21/2012 WIAC First Round H TBD Details
Thursday 2/23/2012 WIAC Semifinals H TBD Details
Saturday 2/25/2012 WIAC Finals H TBD Details

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UWRF Falcon Women go 8-0 at Great Lakes Shootout Tournament

Posted by Falcons Fan on July 11, 2011

The Falcon women’s basketball took two teams to the Great Lakes Shootout tournament held in Menomonie. This was a open women’s  division tournament made up of college players Wisconsin, Minnesota, Iowa and Canada.

Both teams went 3-0 in pool play. In the cross over games, UWRF did not play each other, they each played the 2nd place team in the other pool.  Both teams won their crossover game.

Each team ended up 4-0 for the tournament.

Here are a few pictures.

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UWRF Women’s Basketball Holds End-Of-Season Banquet:Yearly awards handed out Saturday

Posted by Falcons Fan on April 16, 2011

The UW River Falls women’s basketball team celebrated the culmination of the 2010-11 season on Saturday, April 16 with the year-end banquet held at  the Athletic Department.

Several end-of-season awards were handed out at the banquet with several different players receiving special recognition on Saturday.

Freshmen won certificate of letters



Sophomores Certificate of Letter



Juniors with UWRF Carry bag



Senior Tess Lardie with Senior award plaque




Proud Mom with Tess

Tess and Mom

Tess and Mom


Top Free Throw Percent Award- Brit Gregorich 79%

Top Free Throw shooting %

Top Free Throw shooting %


Outstanding Offensive Player Award - Alise Holst

Outstanding Offense

Outstanding Offense


Outstanding Defensive Player Award- Maranda Dohrn

Outstanding Defense

Outstanding Defense


WIAC Player of week Award, WIAC All Defensive Team and WIAC First team All Conference- Tiff Gregorich

WIAC player of week, all defense, all WIAC

WIAC player of week, all defense, all WIAC


WIAC All Sportmanship Team- Maranda Dohrn

All-Sportsmanship Team

All-Sportsmanship Team



Alise Holst Honorable Mention

Tiff Gregorich First team

Maranda Dohrn Honorable Mention




Who is on the wall of fame?

Wall of fame

Wall of fame

Falcon Nation grows by two

Falcon fan nation grows by two

Falcon fan nation grows by two


Lunch and talks

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