Iowa Western Reivers

Program History

Year: Record:   Highest
National
Ranking:
(Regular Season)
National
Tournament
Finish:
2015-2016 25-5 Head Coach Lindsey Vande Hoef had a break out first season leading her team to a 25-5 record. The Reivers were upset 63-60 in the conference championship against Northeast; a team they beat twice during the regular season. Blaire Thomas was named NJCAA All-American and her jersey was hung in the Tennessee Basketball Hall of Fame. Citlali Lopez was named NJCAA Academic All-American and also set an individual school record for the highest free throw percentage in a single season shooting 93.8%. The Reivers ranked 15th in the nation and also ranked 7th in steals per game and 6th in field goals made. To finish off their accomplishments for the season Iowa Western made the All-Academic Team with a team GPA of 3.16. 11
2014-2015 31-4 Head Coach Jim Turgeon led his team to a record of 31-4 to break the record for most wins in a season in his eighth season with IWCC winning Region VI, District K, and advancing to the quarterfinals of the NJCAA National Tournament. Jasmine Trimboli was named WBCA First Team All-American. Along with breaking the record for most wins in a season, they also broke the record for rebounds per game, rebound margin, and tied the best defensive average. Nationally they ranked 5th in opponents' field goal percentage, 8th in blocks per game, 9th in total rebounds per game, and 10th in rebound margin. Iowa Western made the huge accomplishment of All-Academic Team with a team GPA 3.03. 4 5
2013-2014 25-7 Head Coach Jim Turgeon led his team to a record of 25-7 in his seventh season with IWCC winning Region VI and advancing to the NJCAA District K Championship game. Abigail Asoro was named WBCA All-American 1st Team. Abigail Asoro, Simone Gillum and Jasmine Trimboli were appointed to the NJCAA Region XI 1st team. In addition, Abigail Asoro signed with West Virginia University. As a team, the Reivers ranked 8th in the nation with assists per game and defensive rebounds per game. They also ranked 11th in total rebounds per game and 12th in blocks per game. Individually, Simone Gillum ranked 8th in the nation in blocks per game. 18
2012-2013 25-6 Head Coach Jim Turgeon, led his team to a record of 25-6 in his sixth season with IWCC and advanced to the NJCAA Region Championship game. Leah Scott was named an NJCAA All-American 2nd Team. Bobbi Beckwith, Blair Harding, Leighlani Paselio, Alise Karlsone, Natasha Lebedeva, and Amber McCann were named to the ICCAC Academic All-Region 1st team. Leah Scott, Bobbi Beckwith, and Tyisha Smith were appointed to the NJCAA Region XI 1st team. In addition, six players signed with Division 1 schools (Leah Scott- Marshall, Tyisha Smith- Northern Iowa, Bobbi Beckwith- Indiana State, Amber McCann- Virginia Commonwealth, Alise Karlsone and Natasha Lebedeva- College of Charleston). Bobbi Beckwith was ranked #4 in NJCAA 3-pt percentage. 4
2011 - 2012 21-12 Head Coach Jim Turgeon, led his team to a record of 21-12 in his fifth season with IWCC, and advanced to the District Finals. Taylor Turgeon, Amber McCann, and Lakota Goe were named to the All-Region Team.
2010 - 2011 28-3 Head Coach Jim Turgeon,led his team to a record of 28-3 and a #3 National Ranking, in his fourth season with IWCC, and advanced to the District Playoffs. Tyisha Smith was named an NJCAA Al-American. Marla Metzger, Linda Rubene, and Taylor Turgeon were appointed to the NJCAA Academic All-American list. 3
2009 - 2010 22-10 Head coach Jim Turgeon, led his team to a record of 22-10, in his third season with IWCC, and advanced to the District Playoff. Amber Peterson, Tempestt Wilson, and Airelle Eldridge were named to the ICCAC All-Region team. They broke two team records and four individual records this year. 25
2008 - 2009 18-13 Head Coach Jim Turgeon, led his team to a record of 18-13, in his second season with IWCC, and advanced to the District Playoff. Kayla Williams and Negesti Taylor were named to the ICCAC All-Region team. The team broke four individual records this year. Jillian Flores was named an NJCAA Academic All-American.
2007-2008 21-10 Head Coach Jim Turgeon, led his team to a record of 21-10, in his first season with IWCC, and advanced to the District Playoff. Autralius Sanders, in her second season, broke the record for most steals in a game with 11 steals.
2006-2007 15-14 1st year Head Coach Errol Lowery, led his team to a record of 15-14 and finished 2nd in the District Playoff. They had five players named to the All-Region team. Team members Maria Bratcher and Shandrell Duncan both broke records their sophomore season. Maria broke the single season and career block records and Shandrell broke the career rebounds record. 10
2005-2006 24-8 Head Coach Errol Lowery took over mid season and led his team to an overall record of 24-8 and finished 2nd in the District Playoffs. Ashley Birch was named to the District tournament team and Aneta Bruzgul was named the District tournament MVP. Five players were named All-Region, and team members Kristina Slezeviciute was honored as a Distinguished Academic All-American. 10
2004-2005 26-5 During Brett Meckley's second season at IWCC, the Reivers were runner-up in the Reigion VII Championship. Cherelle George was named Division I 1st Team Region XI All-American. 11
2003-2004 17-13 First year head coach Brett Meckley, lead the Reivers to a 17-13 record. 24
2002-2003 16-12 In Head Coach Jeff Tadtman's last year at IWCC, the Reivers were ranked 9th in the preseason poll and finished the season with a 16-12 record. 9
2001-2002 30-5 Finished 5th place at the NJCAA National Tournament in Salina, Kansas. Kseniya Shneyder was named 2nd Team All-American. The Reivers record of 30-5 is the most wins in the season for the program. 11 5
2000-2001 25-6 In Jeff Tadtman's first season at IWCC, he lead the Reivers to a 25-6 record that included a District Champtionship and a national tournament appearance. 13
1999-2000 20-13 In Head Coach Jason Nuss last season with IWCC, he lead the Reivers to their third District Championship and National Tournament Appearance. With a record of 20-13, Nuss lead the team to four seasons with 20+ wins. 13
1998-1999 22-9 Head Coach Jason Nuss lead the Reivers to their second District Championship and National Tournament Appearance. The Reivers ended the season with a 22-9 record. 13
1997-1998 24-8 Head Coach Jason Nuss lead the Reivers to a record of 24-8 and their first ever District Championship and National Tournament Appearance. 13
1996-1997 23-8 In IWCC's inaugural year, Head coach Jason Nuss took the Reivers to the District Championship Game but were runner-ups. IWCC ended the season with a record of 23-8.

Coaching Records:
Region XI Titles:
2014 - 2015 2013 - 2014 2010 - 2011 2001 - 2002

District Titles:
2014 - 2015 2001 - 2002 2000 - 2001 1999 - 2000
1998 - 1999 1997 - 1998

National Tournament
Appearances:
2014 - 2015 2001 - 2002 2000 - 2001 1999 - 2000
1998 - 1999 1997 - 1998