2019-20 Women's Basketball Headlines

  • JWU Basketball Welcomes Coastal Georgia on Thursday
    December 04, 2019
    NORTH MIAMI, Fla. (December 4, 2019) – The Johnson & Wales (Fla.) men's and women's basketball teams will host the Coastal Georgia Mariners in a doubleheader on Thursday, December 5. Game time for the women is set for 5:30 p.m. The men's game is slated for a 7:30 p.m. tipoff.
  • JWU Wins Fifth-Straight; Defeats Keiser, 75-72
    November 23, 2019
    NORTH MIAMI, Fla. (November 23, 2019) – The Johnson & Wales (Fla.) women’s basketball team (5-0, 2-0 TSC) won its fifth-straight contest with a 75-72 victory over the Keiser Seahawks (3-3, 1-1 TSC) on Saturday afternoon.
  • Wildcats Host Keiser in Basketball Doubleheader this Saturday
    November 22, 2019
    NORTH MIAMI, Fla. (November 22, 2019) – The Johnson & Wales (Fla.) men’s and women’s basketball teams will host the Keiser Seahawks in a doubleheader on Saturday, November 23. Game time for the women is set for 2:00 p.m. The men's game is slated for an 4:00 p.m. tipoff.
  • Women’s Basketball Opens up Conference Play with a 64-52 Win at Warner
    November 16, 2019
    LAKE WALES, Fla. (November 16, 2019) – Led by Jordan McDuffie’s 13 points, the Johnson & Wales (Fla.) women’s basketball team (4-0, 1-0 TSC) opened up Sun Conference play with a 64-52 win over the Warner Royals (1-4, 0-1 TSC) on Saturday afternoon.
  • JWU Basketball Opens Up Conference Play at Warner on Saturday
    November 15, 2019
    NORTH MIAMI, Fla. (November 15, 2019) -- The Johnson & Wales (Fla.) men's and women's basketball teams travel to Lake Wales, Florida, to take on the Warner Royals in a Sun Conference doubleheader at the Turner Athletic Center (Royal Way, Lake Wales, FL 33859) on Saturday, November 16. Game time for the women is set for 2:00 p.m. The men's game is slated for a 4:00 p.m. tipoff.
  • Tianna Ayulo Named Sun Conference Women’s Basketball Player of the Week
    November 11, 2019
    TAMPA, Fla. (November 11, 2019) -- Junior Tianna Ayulo has been named the Sun Conference Women’s Basketball Player of the Week for the week ending November 10 the league announced on Monday.
  • Women’s Basketball Moves to 3-0 with 74-52 Win Over Trinity Baptist
    November 07, 2019
    JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (November 7, 2019) – Junior Tianna Ayulo and sophomore Jordan McDuffie combined for 30 points as the Johnson & Wales (Fla.) women’s basketball team improved to 3-0 following a 74-52 win over Trinity Baptist (0-2) on Thursday night.
  • Ayulo’s 22 Points Paces Wildcats in 74-53 Win over Florida National
    November 05, 2019
    NORTH MIAMI, Fla. (November 5, 2019) – Junior Tianna Ayulo registered her first 20-point game of the season, scoring 22 in a 74-53 win over Florida National (1-4) on Tuesday evening.
  • JWU Basketball Doubleheader versus Florida National Set for Tuesday
    November 04, 2019
    NORTH MIAMI, Fla. (November 4, 2019) – The Johnson & Wales (Fla.) men’s and women’s basketball teams will host the Florida National Conquistadors in a doubleheader at the Wildcat Center on Tuesday, November 5. Game time for the women is set for 6:00 p.m. The men’s game is slated for an 8:00 p.m. tipoff.
  • Women’s Basketball Picked Seventh in TSC Preseason Coaches’ Poll
    October 18, 2019
    TAMPA, Fla. (October 18, 2019) – The Johnson & Wales (Fla.) women's basketball team has been selected to finish seventh in The Sun Conference Preseason Coaches' Poll, announced by the league on Thursday, October 17.
  • Women’s Basketball Tips off Season with 78-55 Win over the Virgin Islands
    October 18, 2019
    NORTH MIAMI, Fla. (October 18, 2019) – Four Wildcats reached double-figures in a 78-55 season-opening win for the Johnson & Wales (Fla.) women’s basketball team (1-0) over the Virgin Island Buccaneers (0-3) on Friday evening from the Wildcat Center.
  • @JWUWBBallNM Announces 2019-20 Schedule
    September 24, 2019
    NORTH MIAMI, Fla. (September 24, 2019) -- Head Coach Kymberly Hope announced on Tuesday the 2019-20 Johnson & Wales women's basketball schedule. This year's slate is comprised of 27 games, featuring 17 teams from eight different conferences.
  • @JWUAthleticsNM Named Champions of Character Five-Star Institution (Gold) for the 2018-19 Season
    September 12, 2019
    KANSAS CITY, Mo. (September 12, 2019) -- Every year, each NAIA institution and conference demonstrate their progress in pursuing character-driven athletics. The Champions of Character Scorecard measures growth in training, promotion, conduct in competition and commitment in five key areas with a possibility of earning 100 points. Institutions can be recognized as Champions of Character Five-Star Institutions at three different levels: Gold (90-100 points), Silver (75-89 points) and Bronze (60-74 points).
  • @JWUWBBallNM Adds Jerrica Owens to 2019-20 Signing Class
    August 13, 2019
    NORTH MIAMI, Fla. (August 13, 2019) -- Head Coach Kymberly Hope announced on Tuesday the signing of Jerrica Owens to the Johnson & Wales women's basketball program for the 2019-20 season.
  • @JWUWBBallNM Signs Shykim and Shikal Gillion
    August 05, 2019
    NORTH MIAMI, Fla. (August 5, 2019) – Head Coach Kymberly Hope announced on Monday the signing of Shykim and Shikal Gillion to the Johnson & Wales women's basketball program for the 2019-20 season.
  • Megan Matheney Joins @JWUWBBallNM 2019-20 Signing Class
    August 02, 2019
    NORTH MIAMI, Fla. (August 2, 2019) – Head Coach Kymberly Hope announced on Friday the signing of Megan Matheney to the Johnson & Wales women's basketball program for the 2019-20 season.
  • @JWUWBBallNM Adds Chrystal Pressley for the 2019-20 Season
    July 31, 2019
    NORTH MIAMI, Fla. (July 31, 2019) – Head Coach Kymberly Hope announced on Wednesday the signing of Chrystal Pressley to the Johnson & Wales women's basketball program for the 2019-20 season.
  • No. 4 of 2018-19: Tianna Ayulo Scores 1,000 Points
    July 29, 2019
    NORTH MIAMI, Fla. (July 30, 2019) – We are down to the final four of the Top 10 moments in JWU Athletics from the 2018-19 season.
  • Five Wildcat Programs Recognized as 2018-19 NAIA Scholar-Teams
    July 15, 2019
    KANSAS CITY, Mo. (July 15, 2018) – The National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA) recognized 1,939 teams that have earned the distinction for Scholar-Teams for the 2018-19 academic year on Monday. That number is up from 1,862 scholar-teams in 2017-18.
  • No. 9 of 2018-19: Sophomores Become Their Program’s First All-Americans
    July 11, 2019
    NORTH MIAMI, Fla. (July 11, 2019) – The countdown to No. 1 continues as the Johnson & Wales (Fla.) Athletic Department takes a look back at the Top 10 moments of the 2018-19 season.
  • JWU Athletics Shines in the Classroom during 2018-19 Season
    July 03, 2019
    NORTH MIAMI, Fla. (July 3, 2019) – Success in academics is a key focus of the Johnson & Wales (Fla.) Athletic Department. During the 2018-19 academic year, JWU set a new bar for excellence, posting one of the highest cumulative grade point average in the department’s history with a 3.11.
  • Top 10 Moments in JWU Athletics: 2018-19 Season
    July 01, 2019
    NORTH MIAMI, Fla. (July 2, 2019) – Beginning Tuesday, July 9, the Johnson & Wales (Fla.) Athletic Department will take a look back at the 2018-19 season.