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Women's GPAC Basketball Field Set

Posted: February 21st, 2021
Tags: Athletics, Varsity Athletics, Women's Athletics, Basketball

(Saturday, February 20; Sioux Center, Iowa) The Great Plains Athletic Conference Postseason Women's  Basketball Tournament field is set for play and the Dordt Defenders hold the no. 5 seed in the eight-team field which has quarterfinal round action scheduled for Wednesday, February 24.

The Defenders take a 15-10 overall record and 14-8 conference mark into a game with Briar Cliff on Wednesday night in Sioux City.  The Chargers are 16-9 overall and 14-8 in the league and hold the no. 4 seed in the field. Dordt and Briar Cliff split their two previous meetings with a Dordt win on February 24 75-42 and Briar Cliff won on November 24, 79-69 in Sioux Center.

The winner of the contest will play in the semifinals against the Jamestown-Morningside winner on Saturday, February 27 at the site of the highest seed.  The championship is scheduled for Tuesday, March 2 at the highest remaining seed.

GPAC Women’s Quarterfinals Wednesday, February 24

#8 Jamestown (15-10, 12-10) at #1 Morningside (23-2, 21-1) 6 pm

#5 Dordt (15-10, 14-8) at #4 Briar Cliff (16-9, 14-8) 7 pm

#6 Midland (15-10, 12-10) at #3 Northwestern (16-9, 16-6) 6 pm

#7 Dakota Wesleyan (14-10, 12-10) at Concordia (18-7, 17-5) 7 pm

 

GPAC Women’s Semifinals Saturday, February 27

#8/#1 winner vs #5/#4 winner

#6/#3 winner vs #7/#2 winner

 

GPAC Women’s Basketball Championship Tuesday, March 2

Semifinal winners