New Orleans Hornets to Honor Loyola Women’s Hoops
Loyola press release - March 22, 2007
The Wolfpack women completed the season with a 25-9 record, winning the GCAC’s regular season and tournament championships, while setting program records for wins (25), winning percentage (.735), winning streak (17 games), and finished the season a perfect 14-0 in The Den. The NAIA coaches ranked the Wolfpack 21st in their last poll this season- the program’s highest ranking since the Loyola women first took the floor in 1995. The team earned an automatic berth to the NAIA’s National Championship Tournament , where they fell to Southern Nazarene 78-77 in overtime. The team holds a cumulative 3.5 GPA.
Kiely Schork, Trenese Smith and Trenell Smith were named to the GCAC’s All-Conference team, while Trenese Smith was named the conference’s Player and Freshman of the Year. Head coach DoBee Plaisance was named the GCAC Coach of the Year.