|Sat Oct 13||vs. Dave Neely Super Scrimmage||Frisco, TX||ALL DAY||-||-|
|Sat Oct 20||vs. SAWBC Super Scrimmage||Murphy, TX||ALL DAY||-||-|
|Sat Oct 27||vs. Coastal Bend College Scrimmage||Beeville, TX||TBD||-||-|
|Thur Nov 1||vs. Paul Quinn College JV Scrimmage||Dallas, TX||5:30 pm||-||-|
|Sat Nov 3||vs. Trinidad State Junior College||BCAC||2:00 pm||53-71 L||0-1|
|Fri Nov 9||vs. Dodge City CC||Liberal, KS||2:00 pm||57-67 L||0-2|
|Sat Nov 10||vs. Seward County CC||Liberal, KS||6:00 pm||54-66 L||0-3|
|Fri Nov 16||vs. Midland University JV||Beatrice, NE||5:00 pm||71-61 W||1-3|
|Sat Nov 17||vs. Concordia University JV||Beatrice, NE||1:00 pm||64-70 L||1-4|
|Fri Nov 23||vs. Coastal Blend College||Big Spring, TX||5:00 pm||75-78 L||1-5|
|Sat Nov 24||vs. Lamar Community College||Big Spring, TX||1:00 pm||76-66 W||2-5|
|Wed Nov 28||vs. Odessa College*||Odessa, TX||5:45 pm||29-86 L||2-6 (0-1)*|
|Sat Dec 1||vs. South Plains College *||BCAC||2:00 pm||47-70 L||2-7 (0-2)*|
|Sun Dec 2||vs. SWCID||Big Spring, TX||5:30 pm||88-48 W||2-8|
|Mon Dec 3||Southern New Mexico JV||Espanola, NM||2:00 pm||88-49 W||3-8|
|Thur Dec 6||vs. Connors State College||BCAC||5:30 pm||58-49 W||4-8|
|Mon Jan 7||vs. Midland College*||BCAC||5:45 pm||48-72 L||5-8 (0-3)*|
|Thur Jan 10||vs. Lamar Community College||BCAC||5:30 pm||80-41 W||6-8|
|Mon Jan 14||vs. Howard College*||BCAC||5:45 pm||49-54 L||6-9 (0-4)*|
|Wed Jan 16||vs. Trinidad State Junior College||Trinidad, CO||5:00 pm MST||69-68 W||7-9 (0-4)*|
|Mon Jan 21||vs. New Mexico JC*||BCAC||5:45 pm||52-83 L||7-10 (0-5)*|
|Thur Jan 24||vs. Western Texas College*||Snyder, TX||5;45 pm||66-79 L||7-11 (0-6)*|
|Mon Jan 28||vs. Clarendon College*||Clarendon, TX||5:45 pm||65-53 W||8-11 (1-6)*|
|Thur Jan 31||vs. Odessa College*||BCAC||5:45 pm||36-83 L||8-12 (1-7)*|
|Mon Feb 4||vs. South Plains College*||Levelland, TX||5:45 pm||-|
|Thur Feb 7||vs. Midland College*||Midland, TX||5:45 pm||-|
|Thur Feb 14||vs. Howard College*||Big Spring, TX||5:45 pm||-|
|Thur Feb 21||vs. New Mexico JC*||Hobbs, NM||5:45 pm MST||-|
|Mon Feb 25||vs. Western Texas College*||BCAC||5:45 pm||-|
|Thur Feb 28||vs. Clarendon College*||BCAC||5:45 pm||-|
*Western Junior College Athletic Conference Game
|1||Jazmin Rios||5'9"||SO||Guard||El Paso, TX|
|5||Trinity Ramirez||5"7"||FR||Guard||Tulia, TX|
|3||A'Yona Wilson||5'6"||FR||Guard||Houston, TX|
|4||Kiara Stallworth||5"7"||FR||Guard||Chicago, IL|
|11||De'Ajia Williams||5'6"||FR||Point Guard||Dickinson, TX|
|20||Karina Cowan||5'4"||R-FR||Shooting Guard||Snyder, TX|
|25||Lina Al-Yousef||5'11"||FR||Forward||Sugar Land, TX|
|22||Amanda Dixson||5'11"||SO||Forward/Center||Gonzales, TX|
|23||Sable Darnell||5'5"||SO||Shooting Guard||Amarillo, TX|
|24||Kendra Lyons||5'10"||FR||Guard/Forward||Highlands Ranch, CO|
|32||Jordan Taylor||5'9"||R-FR||Guard||Amarillo, TX|
|12||Patience Bates||5'6"||FR||Guard||Houston, TX|
|44||Emeisha Fields||5'11"||SO||Center||Tom, OK|
HEAD COACH: Eric Rodewald (11th Season)
ASSISTANT COACH: Judd Lopez (1st Season)
ASSISTANT COACH: Wyatt Wheatly (1st Season)
Title: Head Women's Basketball Coach
College: Peru State College
Hometown: Wymore, NE
Office: (806)457-4257 • Email: email@example.com
In his eighth season at the helm of the Frank Phillips College Women's Basketball team, Coach Rodewald's work ethic, dedication, and enthusiasm guide the Lady Plainsmen program which is built on the foundation of character and hard work.
Prior to arriving in Borger, Coach Rodewald helped guide Western Junior College Athletic Conference rival Howard College to the Region V Semi-Finals in his final season with the Hawks, helping compile a 25-7 record and a third place conference finish. In four years at Howard, Rodewald assisted Earl Diddle in restoring the program on and off the floor.
The Frank Phillips College Women's Basketball program prides itself on creating a positive environment for student-athletes to succeed on the floor and in the classroom while being a positive presence on campus and in the community of Borger.
Coach Rodewald is proud to have coached 12 years in the WJCAC which is considered to be the toughest junior college conference in the nation.
Coach Rodewald graduated from Southern High School in Wymore, Nebraska and earned his Bachelor's of Science Degree in Mathematics and Coaching from Peru State College (Peru, Nebraska) in 2004.
Title: Assistant Women's Basketball Coach
FPC Lady Plainsmen Basketball
GREAT EDUCATION: Frank Phillips College has an outstanding reputation as a top institution of higher education.
GREAT FACULTY: A student-to-teacher ratio of 15-to-1 allows individual attention leading to a higher rate of academic success.
GREAT OPPORTUNITY TO GRADUATE: FPC prepares students for the academic challenges of a 4-year institution while earning an associate’s degree.
GREAT FACILITIES: The Borger Community Activities Center (BCAC) is home for the Plainsmen with a full-size pool and multiple weight and workout rooms.
GREAT PROGRAM: FPC Women’s Basketball is built on three traits - Family, Pride, & Character, the FPC way.
GREAT STYLE OF PLAY: An up-tempo style of play, both offensively and defensively is not only fun to play in, but prepares its players for the next level.
GREAT EXPOSURE: FPC plays in the highest profile and toughest conference in the nation - the Western Junior College Athletic Conference (WJCAC).
GREAT COMMUNITY: Borger, Texas is a friendly, clean, & safe place with a population of 15,000. It’s a town free of distractions and only 40 minutes from Amarillo International Airport.
GREAT ATHLETICS: FPC holds its own in the WJCAC competing in 5 sports - Women’s & Men’s Basketball, Volleyball, Baseball, and Softball.
- GREAT OPPORTUNITY: FPC provides students the opportunity to earn a complete education while starting at FPC. Right For You. Right Here. Right From the Start.
ALL THIS AND MORE IS WAITING FOR YOU AT FRANK PHILLIPS COLLEGE.
IT'S GREAT TO BE A PLAINSMEN!!
KINSLEY CHOATE's 4-POINT PLAY RALLIES FPC TO WIN! - added 2/17/2018
The Lady Plainsmen put the game in the hands of its best 3-point shooter, Choate who had a trio of opportunities which began on a throw in with 18.8 seconds remaining spanning the court from right to left. The first shot from 30 feet kicked off the back of the iron, her second attempt from the top of the key, was a miss as well, but the third attempt from the left half of the court not only went in, but Choate was fouled on the play presenting a rare 4-point play opportunity, one that Choate completed to give Frank Phillips a 62-61 advantage with 7.7 seconds remaining in the game. Howard had a good look at the basket, but the final shot would not fall and the Lady Plainsmen found a way to hold on for an amazing come from behind victory.
The Lady Plainsmen notched win number 20 to match their current spot in the NJCAA Division I national poll and most likely secured one of four spots from the WJCAC in the upcoming Region 5 Tournament in Frenship beginning on Thursday, March 8th. FPC improved to 8-and-3 in conference play which is a game-and-a-half behind No. 4 ranked New Mexico Junior College which is 9-and-1 in conference play. Frank Phillips hosts New Mexico on Thursday, Feb. 22nd at 5:45 p.m. in the next conference contest for the Lady Plainsmen.
After claiming a slim 29-28 advantage at halftime, FPC trailed 58-51 with less than four minutes left following a basket from freshman Amanda Dixson (Gonzales, Tex.). Sophomore center Marlene Aniambossou (Cotonou, Benin) scored a basket to pull within five, 58-53 with 3:06 remaining. Howard sharp shooter Addyson Moseley sank her second consecutive 3-point basket to push it to 61-53, but FPC sophomore point guard Perrine Manoury (Bordeaux, France) answered with her own trifecta to cut the lead to 61-56 with 1:05 left in the fourth. Choate took control finishing the game off with a jumper to cut it to three and finished the scoring with the dramatic 4-point play for the one point victory.
Balanced scoring proved once again to be the key to the Lady Plainsmen earning a victory. Aniambossou led FPC with 17 points and chipped in six rebounds, two assists, and one steal. Fellow sophomore captains Choate and Kiara Shoals (Foreman, Ark.) were in double figures with a dozen points. Shoals posted a double-double with 12 points, 11 rebounds, and nine assists. Freshman shooting guard Sable Darnell, an Amarillo High graduate connected on a huge 3-pointer midway through the fourth quarter to breathe life into the FPC offense.
Rounding out the scoring for FPC were sophomore Hannah Leavitt (Nazareth) scored four points and both Talitha Airington (Frisco) and Dixson added a basket each.
FPC Head Coach Eric Rodewald commented that great teams find a way to win and the Plainsmen were all in to the final buzzer.
The No. 20 Lady Plainsmen (20-4, 8-3 in WJCAC) travel to Dallas on Monday, Feb. 19th to play Richland College at 6 p.m. in a non-conference game before returning home on Thursday, Feb. 22nd to host New Mexico JC at 5:45 p.m.
KIARA SHOALS WJCAC PLAYER OF THE WEEK - added 1/21/2018
Shoals leads the WJCAC and Region V in points per game with 20.8 and steals per game with 4.2. She is also ranked eighth and sixth nationally in those respective categories. Shoals also leads the WJCAC in assists with 6.0 per game, which is second in Region V and ninth nationally. At 9.2 rebounds per game, she is currently second in Region V and the WJCAC.
LADY PLAINSMEN WIN 14 IN A ROW - added 1/21/2018
FPC struggled to find the bottom of the net, but with stifling defense only allowed 15 points each half, holding TSJC's leading scorer without a point.
Sophomore shooting guard Kinsley Choate (Panhandle, Tex.) was on fire connecting on five 3-pointers en route to a game high 26 points on 9-for-14 shooting. Sophomore Kiara Shoals (Foreman, Ark.) was also in double figures with 14 points. Shoals grabbed seven boards, five steals, and dished out four assists.
Sophomore center Marlene Aniambossou (Benin) led FPC with 9 rebounds and added a basket. Sophomore point guard Perrine Manoury (France) dished out five assists for the Lady Plainsmen.
Also scoring for the Plainsmen were: Sable Darnell (Amarillo) four points; Talitha Aitington, three; Amanda Dixson, two; and Taje' Airington one.
FPC travels to undefeated and No. 2 New Mexico Junior College (20-0. 4-0) for a showdown between the conference leaders. Tip-off is set for 5:45 p.m. MT.
KINSLEY CHOATE WJCAC PLAYER OF WEEK - added 1/7/2018
Choate scored 16 points in just 18 minutes on Dec. 4th at Adams State University's Junior Varsity, shooting 2-for-4 from 3-point range in helping the #13 Lady Plainsmen to a 99-48 victory.
On Dec. 8th the Panhandle native scorched the nets from long range hitting six 3-pointers en route to 24 points in 25 minutes of action. Choate also had 6 rebound in FPC's 66-41 victory over Murray State College in a game played on the campus of Midwestern State University in Wichita Falls.
Choate's play in her sophomore campaign has been a huge factor in Frank Phillips' success this season.
#13 FPC WOMEN WIN 11th STRAIGHT - added 1/6/2018
Sophomore Kiara Shoals led the Lady Plainsmen with 22 points. Sophomore center Marlene Aniambossou was also in double figures with 19 points. Freshman Sable Darnell connected on a trio of 3-pointers for nine points.
Also scoring for FPC were Kinsley Choate and Hannah Leavitt with six points each, five apiece for Perrine Manoury and Talitha Airington, and Taje Airington added a pair of free throws.
FPC led 37-to-27 at halftime, but had a sluggish third quarter before playing NW Tech even in the fourth quarter. The Lady Plainsmen connected on six 3-pointers and shot 72.7% from the charity stripe going 16-for-22 for the game.
The Lady Plainsmen hit the road to face Midland College on Monday, Jan. 8th at 5:45 p.m. FPC and Midland sit atop the standings of the Western Junior College Athletic Conference as both teams are off to 2-and-0 starts in conference play.