Oregon Standout welcomed by Lady Cards

Griffey Olsby, Staff Writer
September 3, 2014
Filed under Most Recent, Women's Basketball

NIC's Lady Cards have  added a highly touted combo guard to their basketball roster this fall. Maci Benedict led her Lebanon High School team to three straight 5A Oregon state championships. The 5’7” combo guard said she  is ready for the upcoming season. “I think we will be really good... Read more »

New Kid on the Block: Lady Cards welcome new off guard

Ameen Gondo, Staff Writer
September 3, 2014
Filed under Most Recent, Women's Basketball

NIC’s Lady Cards are welcoming a basketball standout freshman off guard Monica Landdeck, from Brewster, Wash. will join the women’s basketball team after she helped lead her high school team, the Brewster Bears to a 26-1 record ending the season off with a state title championship. “She’s... Read more »

New stud for Lady Cards

Connor Sears, Staff Writer
September 3, 2014
Filed under Most Recent, Sports, Women's Basketball

The Lady Cards almost missed out on recruiting this season’s power forward. Freshman Shelby Cloninger was opting to skip Basketball this season until women’s basketball coach Chris Carlson recruited her to the team. Cloninger said her experience at Utah State was, “comparable to hell.”... Read more »

NIC women lose in semifinals to CSI

Bridget Rogers, Staff Writer
March 14, 2014
Filed under Sports, Women's Basketball

Ephraim, Utah - The North Idaho College womens basketball team saw its season come to an end at the Scenic West Athletic Conference tournament, losing in the semifinals to College of Southern Idaho 76-68 on Feb. 28. The Lady Cardinals finished the season 22-10. NIC took down a tough Colorado Northwestern... Read more »

NIC loses steam in second half after solid start

Garrett Cabeza, Sports Editor
March 14, 2014
Filed under Sports, Women's Basketball

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Unlikely destination

Unlikely destination

Bridget Rogers, Staff Writer
February 26, 2014
Filed under Sports, Women's Basketball

Sophomore Renae Mokrzycki has been excelling at basketball since she was a young girl. With no plans to pursue it for more than fun, she was quite surprised when she started getting offers to play for colleges in the United States. Mokrzycki had been playing on leagues in Australia, where’s she... Read more »

Cardinal basketball back in town

Garrett Cabeza, Sports Editor
February 13, 2014
Filed under Men's Basketball, Most Recent, Sports, Women's Basketball

The North Idaho College men's and women's basketball teams return home to play their final three regular season games, starting with Salt Lake Community College tonight. The women tip off at 5:30 against the No. 8 Bruins and the men will play at 7:30. NIC will then play Snow College Saturday, starting... Read more »

NIC falls short to Utah State-Eastern

Bridget Rogers, Staff Writer
February 7, 2014
Filed under Sports, Women's Basketball

The second meeting this season between the then 21st-ranked North Idaho College women's basketball team and the Utah State-Eastern Lady Golden Eagles was another close game, with Utah State-Eastern coming out on top again 63-61 Jan. 18 at Christianson Gym. The Lady Cardinals suffered an 88-80 loss... Read more »

Stirton leads Cardinals past Spartans

Garrett Cabeza, Sports Editor
January 17, 2014
Filed under Most Recent, Sports, Women's Basketball

After suffering two straight conference losses at home, the 21st-ranked North Idaho College women’s basketball team rebounded with a convincing 78-55 Scenic West Athletic Conference win against the Colorado Northwestern Community College Spartans Thursday night at Rolly Williams Court. "It was good,... Read more »

NIC meshing plentiful freshmen with sophomores

Garrett Cabeza, Sports Editor
December 19, 2013
Filed under Sports, Women's Basketball

The North Idaho College women’s basketball team extended its winning streak to eight games Dec. 7 after a 105-48 win over the North Idaho College All-Stars at Rolly Williams Court. “It’s been a couple different things at different times,” NIC head coach Chris Carlson said about his team’s... Read more »

NIC beats Sheridan

Garrett Cabeza, Sports Editor
December 6, 2013
Filed under Sports, Women's Basketball

Renae Mokrzycki had 10 points, 14 rebounds and 3 steals to help lead the then 14th-ranked North Idaho College women’s basketball team to a 76-57 nonconference win against Sheridan College Nov. 23 at Rolly Williams Court. “She’s just playing so aggressively, so tough out there,” NIC head coach... Read more »

Stirton, Mokrzycki sign with four-year schools

Garrett Cabeza, Sports Editor
November 21, 2013
Filed under Sports, Women's Basketball

Two North Idaho College sophomore basketball players, Georgia Stirton and Renae Mokrzycki, signed to play with NCAA schools next season. Stirton, a point guard from Melbourne, Australia, will play for Gonzaga and Mokrzycki, a forward from Cranbourne, Australia, will play for the University of Idaho. Stirton... Read more »