2018-19 Women's Basketball News

  • Women’s Basketball’s Historic Season Ends in Sunshine State Conference Quarterfinals
    March 06, 2019
    SAINT PETERSBURG, Fla. – Lynn University’s women’s basketball team was defeated by the Eckerd College Tritons on the road in the opening round of the Sunshine State Conference Women’s Basketball Championship on Wednesday evening, 76-55.
  • Lozzi, Clemares Snag SSC Weekly Accolades
    March 04, 2019
    Lynn University student-athletes Dani Lozzi and Florian Clemares picked up Sunshine State Conference Player of the Week honors, as announced by the league office on Monday afternoon. Lozzi was tabbed the women’s basketball SSC Defensive Player of the Week while Clemares was named the SSC Player of the Week for men’s tennis.
  • Hall Shines on Senior Day in Women’s Basketball’s Victory over Tampa
    March 02, 2019
    Mahogany Hall made sure her Senior Day would be one for the books on Saturday afternoon, leading the Fighting Knights to a win over the University of Tampa in their final regular season home game. Hall scored a career-high nine points in a season-high 24 minutes of action.
  • Women’s Basketball Makes It Two Straight with 63-61 Triumph over Barry
    February 27, 2019
    Miami Shores, Fla. – Lynn University’s women’s basketball team may be finding its late-season stride as it earned its second consecutive victory in Sunshine State Conference (SSC) play, downing Barry on the road 63-61. Dani Lozzi and Christina Potts led the Fighting Knights on offense with 14 points each.
  • Women’s Basketball Completes Season Sweep of Florida Tech Behind Webb’s Five Threes
    February 23, 2019
    Melbourne, Fla. – Lynn University’s women’s basketball team needed a big road win to get itself back on track and delivered that on Saturday afternoon, defeating Florida Tech 50-49 in Sunshine State Conference (SSC) play. Freshman marksman Loie Webb poured in a team-high 18 points on 5-of-7 shooting from deep.
  • Women’s Basketball Knocked Off by Nova Southeastern
    February 20, 2019
    Boca Raton, Fla. – Lynn University’s women’s basketball team was downed by the visiting Sharks of Nova Southeastern University on Wednesday evening at home, falling 83-61. Kelsi Fizer and Uloma Enyogasi led the way for the Fighting Knights, scoring 16 points each to pace the offensive effort.
  • Women’s Basketball Bitten by No. 12 Florida Southern
    February 16, 2019
    Boca Raton, Fla. – Lynn University’s women’s basketball team put up a good fight against 12th-ranked, first-place Florida Southern University, but ultimately fell at home on Saturday afternoon to the Moccasins, 68-54. Christina Potts led the scoring for the Blue and White, putting in 15 points on 5-of-8 shooting.
  • Women’s Basketball Comes Up Just Short at Home vs. Embry-Riddle
    February 13, 2019
    A furious 36-18 run to close the game nearly brought Lynn University’s women’s basketball team a comeback victory against Embry-Riddle Aeronautics University on Wednesday night, but it fell in the final moments, 74-71. Kelsi Fizer led the scoring effort for the Fighting Knights with 16 points on 6-of-9 shooting.
  • Women’s Basketball Locks Up Lions, Potts Pours in 21
    February 06, 2019
    Saint Leo, Fla. – Lynn University’s women’s basketball team secured a big win on the road, limiting the Saint Leo Lions to 32.0 percent shooting on its way to a gritty 55-49 win in Sunshine State Conference (SSC) play. Christina Potts dropped a career-high 21 points to lead the Fighting Knights, going 6-for-9 from the field. 
  • Women’s Basketball Tripped Up By Tritons
    February 02, 2019
    Boca Raton, Fla. – Lynn University’s women’s basketball team couldn’t find its home-court magic on Saturday afternoon, falling to the Eckerd University Tritons 71-56 in Sunshine State Conference (SSC) play. Christina Potts led the Fighting Knights in scoring, posting 14 points off the bench.
  • Women’s Basketball Sunk by Sailfish
    January 30, 2019
    Lynn University’s women’s basketball team was plagued by a cold-shooting night and an outstanding individual performance from Palm Beach Atlantic’s Jonika Garvin, falling to PBA on the road 67-45 on Wednesday evening. Kevyn McKae, Loie Webb and Kelsi Fizer led the Fighting Knights with eight points each, accounting for all four of Lynn’s three-point makes and over half of the team’s overall points.
  • Women’s Basketball Secures 10th Home Win, Downs Rollins in Double OT
    January 26, 2019
    Lynn University’s women’s basketball team found itself on the right side of the extra period this time around, avenging their overtime loss to Barry with a 71-70 victory in double overtime over Rollins on Saturday afternoon. The win snapped a three-game losing streak for the Fighting Knights and is their first over the Tars since 2013.
  • Women’s Basketball Outlasted in Overtime by Barry
    January 23, 2019
    The Lynn University women’s basketball team mounted a furious fourth-quarter comeback to force overtime, but ultimately came up just short, falling to Barry 90-89 in front of a raucous crowd at the de Hoernle Sports and Cultural Center. Janay Williams, whose put-back tied the game with four seconds remaining in regulation, led the way for the Fighting Knights with 11 points and a career-high 16 rebounds.
  • Second Half Struggles Doom Women’s Basketball at Tampa
    January 19, 2019
    Tampa, Fla. – Down just one point at halftime in a pivotal road matchup in the Sunshine State Conference (SSC), Lynn University’s women’s basketball team was unable to keep up with host-Tampa in the final two quarters, falling by a final score of 63-43. Kelsi Fizer and Jaylen Snipes were the lone Lynn players in double-figures, scoring 11 and 10 points, respectively.
  • Women’s Basketball Downed on the Road at Nova Southeastern
    January 16, 2019
    Lynn University’s women’s basketball team saw its two-game winning streak come to an end on Wednesday evening, falling to a hot-shooting Nova Southeastern squad 100-57. Christina Potts led the Fighting Knights in scoring, finishing with 16 points on 7-of-10 shooting from the floor.
  • Women’s Basketball Uses Fourth Quarter Comeback to Down Florida Tech
    January 12, 2019
    BOCA RATON, Fla. – Using a 22-8 run in the final ten minutes, the Lynn University women’s basketball team maintained its unblemished home record on Saturday afternoon, defeating Florida Tech 60-56. Loie Webb and Christina Potts knocked down a combined seven triples to pace the offensive effort, scoring 15 and 14 points, respectively.
  • Women’s Basketball Gets Back To Its Winning Ways at Embry-Riddle
    January 09, 2019
    DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. –  Propelled by five double-digit scorers and excellent defense, Lynn University’s women’s basketball team won its sixth game in its last seven tries, 87-66, at Embry-Riddle on Wednesday evening. Loie Webb, Kelsi Fizer, Janay Williams, Dani Lozzi and Jaylen Snipes each scored 10+ points in Lynn’s 10th win of the season. 
  • Women’s Basketball Suffers Road Setback at First-Place Florida Southern
    January 05, 2019
    LAKELAND, Fla. – The Lynn University women’s basketball team saw its impressive five-game win streak come to an end on Saturday evening, falling to Sunshine State Conference (SSC)-foe Florida Southern 91-59 on the road. Loie Webb racked up 14 points, a season-high for the freshman from Logan, Australia.
  • Worrell and Fizer Sweep SSC Defensive Player of the Week Awards
    January 02, 2019
    The accolades continue to mount for both Lynn University basketball programs in the 2018-19 campaign as Kelsi Fizer and Rasheed Worrell were named the Sunshine State Conference (SSC) Women’s and Men’s Defensive Players of the Week, respectively, as announced on Monday.
  • Women’s Basketball Tames Saint Leo to Open 2019
    January 02, 2019
    The Lynn University women’s basketball team used its stifling defense to down the Lions of Saint Leo University 67-50 in Sunshine State Conference (SSC) play, improving its record to 8-0 at home in 2018-19.
  • Women’s Basketball Edges Out Tritons
    December 29, 2018
    Lynn University’s women's basketball team remained near the top of the Sunshine State Conference standings following a thrilling 61-59 victory at Eckerd College on Saturday night. 
  • Fizer Named SSC Women’s Basketball Defensive Player of the Week
    December 20, 2018
    Lynn University’s women’s basketball team received a last-minute Christmas present following the announcement of Kelsi Fizer as the Sunshine State Conference Defensive Player of the Week, as announced on Monday.
  • Women’s Basketball Golden in Victory against Johnson C. Smith
    December 19, 2018
    Lynn University women’s basketball team continued their non-conference success in the final game of the Lynn Holiday Classic by defeating Johnson C. Smith University 71-54.
  • Women’s Basketball Uses Three-Ball to Knock off Bears
    December 18, 2018
    Lynn University’s women’s basketball team knocked-down a season-high 10 three-pointers, including four in the final quarter, to knock off Shaw 74-47 on Tuesday afternoon.
  • Women’s Basketball Victorious in Midseason Exhibition
    December 12, 2018
    Lynn University’s women’s basketball team hosted Webber International on Wednesday night in an exhibition contest as the Fighting Knights topped the Warriors, 78-54. Kelsi Fizer posted a strong double-double while Kevyn McKae led all scorers with 17 points.
  • Women’s Basketball Drops First Contest of the Season
    December 01, 2018
    Lynn University’s women’s basketball team left the ranks of the unbeaten following a 70-41 loss to Rollins on Saturday afternoon. 
  • Women’s Basketball Stays Perfect on the Season
    November 28, 2018
    Lynn University’s women’s basketball team outscored Palm Beach Atlantic 20-5 in the fourth quarter to pull away for a 66-56 victory in both team’s Sunshine State Conference openers.
  • Buzzer-Beater Keeps Women’s Basketball Undefeated
    November 20, 2018
    A Christina Potts basket as time expired gave Lynn University a 65-63 victory over 22nd-ranked Valdosta State and gave the Fighting Knights their first 4-0 start since the 2012-13 season.
  • Best in the Field! Fields Named SSC Defensive Player of the Week
    November 19, 2018
    Lynn University’s Sydney Fields had two career nights on the court to help the women’s basketball team improve to 3-0 overall, earning her the program’s first Sunshine State Conference Defensive Player of the Week recognition.
  • Strong Front Court Play Leads Women’s Basketball to Narrow Victory
    November 16, 2018
    Lynn University’s women’s basketball team received big performances from its starting bigs on Friday night as the Fighting Knights battled through a sloppy first half to outlast Florida National University, 59-55. Sydney Fields posted a career-high 16 points while Kelsi Fizer notched her third career double-double.
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