This week’s Female Athlete of the Week honors go to freshman forward Taylor Arthur. Arthur has been a major presence at center for ALC and has risen above the expectations of head coach John Mills for her first season as an Eagle.
The Alice Lloyd women's hoops team hit the road for another important conference test versus the Brescia University Lady Bearcats last night. After suffering a surprising loss to Midway College on Saturday, the Lady Eagles went into this one with a sizable chip on their shoulder. Propelled by a huge first half offensive performance, ALC rocketed to the lead and never looked back, defeating their rivals 109-92.
The Alice Lloyd Lady Eagles were back in action on Saturday, January 25th, after a week off due to a team illness. Coach Mills and the team traveled on icy roads to Midway, Kentucky to take on the Midway College Lady Eagles. Unfortunately, ALC was unable to get much going in this matchup as they struggled and ultimately went down, 77-66.
The Alice Lloyd Lady Eagles were out on the road over the weekend to take on the St. Louis College of Pharmacy Lady Eutectics and the IU Southeast Lady Grenadiers. What follows is a recap of each game.
The Alice Lloyd Lady Eagles returned to action on Tuesday, January 14th, against Berea College. The home team was able to get out to a great start and never looked back as they ran the Lady Mountaineers out of the gym, 99-63.
Alice Lloyd College senior Ariel Nickell was named the KIAC Women's Basketball Player of the Week by KIAC officials on Monday, January 13th. She also became the leading scorer in Alice Lloyd women's basketball history.
Junior guard Carla Booth swished in 22 points and orchestrated an early three-point barrage by the hosts, as the Alice Lloyd Lady Eagles overwhelmed conference foe Cincinnati Christian University, 104-86. The game was the first played in 2014.