Women's Basketball

    22   Bridget Arens
    Bridget  Arens


    Crofton, Neb.

    High School:
    Crofton HS




    Coyotes roll past Fort Wayne; now 11-0 at home

    VERMILLION, S.D.--Nicole Seekamp scored 19 points and tied her career high with 10 assists to lead South Dakota to a 91-80 win against Fort Wayne Friday inside the DakotaDome.


    Liveringhouse Lifts Coyotes Over Oral Roberts

    VERMILLION, S.D.--South Dakota got a season-high 21 points from freshman Kate Liveringhouse (No. 34) and 19 points from senior Raeshel Contreras during a 93-70 win against Oral Roberts Saturday inside the DakotaDome.


    Coyotes run past Bison and into first place

    VERMILLION, S.D.--All five South Dakota starters scored in double figures and Bridget Arens came off the bench to add 10 more as the Coyotes moved into a tie for first place in the Summit League following an 84-69 win against North Dakota State Thursday inside the DakotaDome.


    Coyotes boast 139 on Summit's honor roll

    VERMILLION, S.D.--South Dakota boasts 139 student-athletes on The Summit League's Academic Honor Roll for the winter and spring seasons. Of those, 72 were also named to the Summit's Academic Distinguished Scholars List. Both numbers are second-highest in the league.


    Dethroned! Coyotes on to Summit League final

    SIOUX FALLS, S.D.--Polly Harrington made her first seven shots, Nicole Seekamp sank 13 free throws and Bridget Arens contributed 12 points off the bench as South Dakota beat top-seeded South Dakota State, 72-58, in a Summit League Tournament semifinal game at Sioux Falls Arena.


    South Dakota vs. Denver

    South Dakota defeats Denver 82-71 to win the 2014 Summit League Tournament


    South Dakota vs. SDSU

    South Dakota vs. SDSU

    Is one of five players who has played in all 32 games this season ... scored 22 of her 136 points in the last two games ... tied her season high with 12 points on 5 of 9 shooting in the Coyotes' Summit League Tournament semifinal win against South Dakota State (3/10) ... had 10 points on 5 of 7 shooting in the championship game against Denver (3/11) ... Scored three points and grabbed three rebounds in NCAA Tournament game against Stanford (3/22) ... has four other double-digit scoring performances this season ... shooting percentage of 54.7 percent ranks third to USD's two post players ... ranks fifth on the team in both rebounds (115) and assists (25) ... named to the Summit League Honor Roll, earning Distinguished Scholar status.

    Coming from the same program as Coyote standout Amber Hegge, Arens led Crofton to a Nebraska C2 State Championship in 2012...first-team all-state player in 2012 and 2013...three-year starter and four-year letter-winner...averaged 16.1 points and seven rebounds as a junior...spent the summer before her senior year playing AAU basketball with the Pinnacle Bank Nebraska All-Stars...also played volleyball and ran track at Crofton...Student Council President and National Honor Society secretary.

    Daughter of Gary and Joselyn Arens...Psychology major with a minor in education.

    South Dakota (26-8) 58
    Northern Colorado (22-12) 59
    Greeley, Colo. Box Score
    • WNIT second round (Bracket)
    • Seekamp: 19 points on 8-for-12 shooting
    • Contreras: 8 points
    • McCloud: 7 points, 10 rebs

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