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Women's basketball: Pioneers drop LSC opener to Belles
The Pioneers (3-3, 0-1 LSC) took advantage of a pair of Angelo State technical fouls, an ejection and a personal foul to sink five straight free throws and pull within 59-56 with 2:26 remaining.
Women's basketball: No. 22 Lady Hornets sting TWU
Notebook: TWU basketball to take on Emporia State in final game before LSC play
Notebook: TWU to host Belles, Javelinas as LSC play begins
After falling just short of an upset win over No. 22 Emporia State on the road last week, the TWU basketball team is set to tip off Lone Star Conference play in Denton.
Volleyball: TWU advances to LSC championship match
STEPHENVILLE -- The sixth-seeded TWU Pioneers advanced to the Lone Star Conference championship match for the third time in program history and first since 1997 with a 3-2 win over second-seeded Texas A&M-Commerce (25-23, 20-25, 25-20, 22-25, 15-11) Friday night led by career-highs of 25 kills and 24 digs from Miri Shade and double-doubles from Shade, Makayla Mayfield and Katy Ranes.
TWU's Desiree Phipps earns LSC offensive award
TWU's Desiree Phipps was named Lone Star Conference offensive player of the week for her efforts last weekend, as announced by the league office Wednesday.
Women's basketball: UNT rallies past TWU in exhibition
Women's volleyball: TWU clinches berth in conference tourney
TWU's Martin named to all-region team
TWU's Chelsea Martin has been named to the Division II Conference Commissioner's Association All-South Central Region first team announced Wednesday.
TWU opens season with victory over St. Mary's
STEPHENVILLE -- A 15-0 run by the TWU Pioneers that started midway through the first quarter led to a 69-62 season-opening win against St. Mary's during game one of the TexAnn Tip-Off Classic Friday afternoon.
TWU volleyball loses in three to Eastern New Mexico
TWU choir to perform free concert
Notebook: TWU basketball opens regular season after nearly upsetting North Texas
One of the Pioneers' biggest challenges will be replacing the offensive production of Kenesha Saygo, who was the team's only player to average in double figures last season. Saygo (18. 7 points per game in 2016) and Emily Spector (9. 9 points) graduated, leaving Alexis Nezianya as the highest-scoring returner (8. 5).