2000-2001 Cowgirl Basketball Informational Press Release and Game Notes
Dec. 11, 2000
LARAMIE, Wyo. -
Probable Starters: Here are the probable starters for this week's games:
Guard Brenda Pickup, Fr., 5-7, Brush Prairie, Wash. Guard Shelby Hoffman, Sr., 5-9, Gillette, Wyo. Forward Christy Bacon, Jr., 6-0, Colorado Springs, Colo. Forward Jessica Gibbs, Sr., 6-1, Wells, Nev. Center Ann McColl, So., 6-2, Everett, Wash.
This Week: The Cowgirls will host the Idaho State Bengals at the Wyoming Shootout in Casper on Saturday night. It will be part of a double-header with the Cowboys with the game starting at 5:30 p.m., and the men to follow at 8:00 p.m.
About Idaho State: The Cowgirls will face the Idaho State Bengals on Saturday night in Casper, Wyo. The Bengals enter this weekend with a 4-2 overall record. They are led by junior forward Mandi Carver, who is averaging 12.7 points and 8.7 rebounds per contest. Sophomore Ashley Toner is also adding 11.5 points and 4.2 rebounds. Idaho State was 14-15 overall and 11-5 in the Big Sky Conference last season. They return 11 letterwinners and three starters to this year's squad. This is the 16th meeting between the two schools, Wyoming leads 10-5. The Bengals are coached by Ardie McInelly, who is in her fifth season.
2000-01 Record A Year Ago Wyoming 4-3 (0-0) 10-18 (4-10) Idaho State 4-2 (0-0) 14-15 (11-5)
Leading Weapons in the Cowgirl Attack: The following is a listing of the Cowgirls who lead in each statistical category for the 2000-01 season.
Points Shelby Hoffman (91 - 13.0 ppg) Rebounds Ann McColl (52 - 7.4 rpg) Assists Carly Stucky (34 - 5.7 apg) Minutes Shelby Hoffman (229 - 32.7 mpg) Blocks Jessica Gibbs (4 - 0.6 bpg) Steals Carly Stucky (18 - 3.0 spg) Field Goals Jessica Gibbs (33 - 4.7 pg) Three-Point FG's Shelby Hoffman (19 - 2.7 ) Free-Throws Carly Stucky (20 - 3.3 ftm)
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