UI women's basketball hosted its annual team banquet on April 10
Hawkeyes and Gophers meet Sunday at 2 p.m. (CT) on BTN
Hawkeyes (21-4, 12-2) take four-game winning streak to Minneapolis
Hawkeyes enter Sunday's league opener on 3-game winning streak
No. 23 Iowa heads to Drake on Sunday to conclude nonconference action
Baylor 81, Iowa 66 NCAA Sweet 16 Friday, March 27, 2105
Women's Basketball vs. Baylor in the NCAA Tournament; Credit: USA Today (USATSI)
Women's Basketball vs. Miami in the Second Round of the NCAA Tournament. Credit: USA Today (USATSI)
No. 16 Iowa 78, Wisconsin 74 Thursday, Feb. 26, 2015
The Iowa Hawkeyes face Nebraska in the championship game of the 2014 B1G Ten Tournament
2014 Academic All-Big Ten
2013-14 as a Sophomore... Academic All-Big Ten honoree... played in all 36 games... started the first 19 games of the season; the first starts of her career... ranked fifth on the team in rebounding (3.9)... posted first career double-double in win over No. 14 Dayton (Nov. 10), tallying 12 points and 14 rebounds; 14 rebounds marked a career best... named to Hawkeye Challenge All-Tournament team... Iowa's leading rebounder in four contests, including two double-figure totals (11 vs. UC Riverside, 14 vs. Dayton)... notched a career-best 15 points in win over Boston College in the Cancun Challenge, finishing a perfect 8-of-8 from the foul line (Nov. 29)... made a career-high five field goals at Colorado (Nov. 20)... handed out a career-best six assists in Big Ten/ACC Challenge win over No. 22 Syracuse (Dec. 5).
2012-13 as a Freshman... Played in 28 games... scored a season-high five points at Drake (Dec. 16)... recorded five rebounds in collegiate debut against Northern Illinois (Nov. 9)... scored 16 points, grabbed 29 rebounds and added eight assists on the season.
High School... Miss Minnesota Basketball finalist... two-time all-state selection... three-time all-section pick... only played 11 games her senior season after suffering an ACL injury between her junior and senior seasons... garnered four all-conference awards, starting as an eighth grader... two-time conference MVP... St. Cloud Times and Sauk Valley Player of the Year as a sophomore and junior... led her high school team to back-to-back conference championships, section titles and state tournament appearances, including a third place finish as a junior... named to the state tournament all-tournament team... averaged 20.2 points, 7.4 rebounds and 4.9 assists as a junior, 17.9 points as a sophomore, 14.9 points as a freshman and 10.3 points as an eighth grader... holds school records for points in a single game (37), season (666) and career (2,037), assists in a single game (12), season (163) and career (404) and steals in a season (125) and career (372)... also lettered in volleyball and track... two-time all-conference volleyball selection and was named conference MVP as a junior... also named to the state tournament all-tournament team... two-time all-conference and all-state pick in track.
Personal... Parents are Patty and Donny Peschel... has two younger sisters, Kelsey and Victoria... Spanish and communications studies major.