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Two Bluejays earn All-America status

Two Bluejays earn All-America status

Two Tabor College basketball athletes have achieved All-America status for their performances this past season. Both Bluejay basketball teams won regular season KCAC titles to qualify for their respective NAIA Division II national championships for the second consecutive year. Tonisha Dean Representing the women?s team, senior forward Tonisha Dean received third-team All-America honors. ?Tonisha is probably the best all-around athlete […]

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Elite status / Tabor College women reach the final eight in their quest for a national title

Elite status / Tabor College women reach the final eight in their quest for a national title

The Tabor College bench celebrates after the Bluejays tied their second-round game with Southern Oregon at 12 midway through the first half Friday. After trailing 8-0, Tabor came back to tie the game, forcing Southern Oregon to call timeout. The Bluejays won their first-round game against Marian, then defeated Southern Oregon, 72-65, before falling to Briar Cliff in the quarterfinals. […]

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Jays defeat Coyotes in double OT

Jays defeat Coyotes in double OT

Tonisha Dean shoots for two during the second half against Kansas Wesleyan Saturday. Dean led all scorers with 31 points in Tabor?s double-overtime, 82-73, victory. Janae Rempel / Free Press In a battle between two of three KCAC-leading teams, the Tabor College women?s basketball team maintained a share of first place with an 82-73 victory over Kansas Wesleyan in double […]

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Tabor women lose overtime game

Tabor women lose overtime game

Tonisha Dean scores two points during the second half Saturday against Friends. Dean led the Bluejays? rebounding effort with 10 rebounds in Tabor?s 59-57 overtime loss to the Falcons. Phyllis Richert Photo The Tabor College women?s basketball team split their games against two ranked KCAC opponents last week. Friends?Victory over the No. 9 Falcons was within reach, but Tabor came […]

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TC women: New roles, big goals

TC women: New roles, big goals

Returning All-KCAC recipients Tonisha Dean (left) and Tena Loewen will anchor the Tabor College women?s basketball team this season. The Bluejays advanced to the NAIA national tournament opening round last year and ended the season with a 21-11 overall record. Janae Rempel / Free Press While a number of athletes have returned to the Tabor College women?s basketball roster, the […]

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Dean, Loewen on preseason team

Dean, Loewen on preseason team

Two Bluejays highlight the 2014 KCAC preseason women?s basketball team selected by conference coaches. Tonisha Dean Senior Tonisha Dean was a unanimous selection. The 5-foot, 11-inch senior guard was a second-team All-KCAC pick a year ago. She tallied 401 points (12.53 per game), placing her second in team scoring. She grabbed 156 rebounds (4.88 per game), to rank second on […]

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