2013-14 Women's Basketball
Head Coach: Bob Heiser
Coaches’ office: 717-771-4038
Assistant Coach: Terri Van Slyke
Under new head coach Bob Heiser, the team will return four players from last year: Megan Hart, Brittany Kint, Courtney Riggs, and Ashley Wells.
Courtney Riggs received All-PSUAC Second Team and USCAA Division II Second Team All-American honors. She averaged 19 points per game, 9 rebounds, and carried a 46 percent field goal average. She was also recognized as a Distinguished Achievement Recipient with the York area Shipley Award.
Brittany Kint received Honorable Mention All-PSUAC honors. She carried the highest 3-point shooting average in the USCAA, shooting 53 percent from outside the line. She averaged 10 points per game in 22 games.
Spring semester addition to the team, Ashley Wells, helped to solidify the paint with her rebounding and shot blocking ability. Megan Hart came off the bench supplying valuable minutes for the team.
With the addition of five freshmen and two sophomore transfers, the team plans to build on last year’s performance which landed them in the Elite-Eight tournament of the PSUAC.
|2013-14 Women's Basketball Roster|
|Misc||Jersey #||Name||Position||Height||Class-Yr.||High School|
|20||Whitney Brown||Guard||5'5"||Freshman||Maggie Walker Governor's School (Virginia)|
|40||Bradania Harrington||Forward||5'8"||Freshman||Red Lion|
|13||Megan Hart||Guard||5'7"||Senior||Edgewood (Maryland)|
|11||Brittany Kint||Guard||5'5"||Sophomore||York Suburban|
|30||Cheyenne LaPrade||Guard||5'0"||Freshman||Pikesville (Maryland)|
|10||Katie McNamara||Guard||5'7"||Freshman||York Catholic|
|12||Kayla Miller||Guard||5'6"||Freshman||Hillcrest (New York)|
|33||Marissa Ness||Guard||5'7"||Freshman||Red Lion|
|24||Courtney Riggs||Guard||5'6"||Senior||Delone Catholic|
|22||Molly York||Forward||5'10"||Sophomore||Christian School of York|
|42||Hannah York||Forward||5'11"||Freshman||Christian School of York|
(for latest game updates)
|2013-14 Women's Basketball Schedule|
|November 12, 2013||6:00 p.m.||Central Penn College||Away||W||84-63|
|November 16, 2013||2:00 p.m.||Trinity Washington University||Away||W||66-54|
|November 21, 2013||6:00 p.m.||HACC||Home||W||60-47|
|November 23, 2013||1:00 p.m.||Arcadia University||Home||L||88-56|
|November 25, 2013||5:00 p.m.||Harford CC||Away||L||86-56|
|November 30, 2013||6:00 p.m.||Penn State Lehigh Valley (conference game)||Away||W||74-73|
|December 3, 2013||6:00 p.m.||Penn College (conference game)||Home||W||81-52|
|December 6, 2013||6:00 p.m.||Penn State Hazleton (conference game)||Home||W||69-68|
|December 11, 2013||6:00 p.m.||Penn State Brandywine (conference game)||Away||L||77-65|
|December 13, 2013||6:00 p.m.||Penn State Schuylkill (conference game)||Home||W||74-53|
|January 13, 2014||6:00 p.m.||Penn State Brandywine (conference game)||Home||L||64-69|
|January 16, 2014||6:00 p.m.||Penn State Wilkes-Barre (conference game)||Home||W||83-56|
|January 18, 2014||1:00 p.m.||Penn State Mont Alto (conference game)||Home||W||85-54|
|January 24, 2014||6:00 p.m.||Penn State Greater Allegheny (conference game)||Away||L||81-51|
|January 25, 2014||1:00 p.m.||Penn State Fayette (conference game)||Away||L||70-66|
|January 28, 2014||7:00 p.m.||Trinity Washington University||Home||W||64-58|
|January 29, 2014||6:00 p.m.||Central Penn||Home||W||77-67|
|January 31, 2014||6:00 p.m.||Penn State Beaver (conference game)||Home||L||78-74|
|February 8, 2014||1:00 p.m.||Penn State Worthington Scranton (conference game)||Away||W||79-69|
|February 11, 2014||6:00 p.m.||Penn State Mont Alto (conference game)||Away||W||84-68|
|February 15, 2014||1:00 p.m.||Penn State Dubois (conference game)||Away||W||72-57|
|February 16, 2014||4:00 p.m.||Penn State Lehigh Valley (conference game)||Home||W||70-44|
|February 17, 2014||6:00 p.m.||Penn State Schuylkill (conference game)||Away||W||64-50|
|February 18, 2014||7:00 p.m.||PSUAC Tournament, First Round - Penn State Brandywine||Away||L||77-69|
USCAA All-American Honorable Mentions:Courtney E. Riggs. Hanover, Pa.
USCAA 2nd Team All-American: Hannah L. York, York, Pa.
PSUAC Newcomer of the Year in women’s basketball: Hannah L. York, York, Pa
PSUAC 2nd Team Honors: Courtney E. Riggs, Hanover, Pa.
PSUAC 1st Team Honors: Hannah L. York, York, Pa.
Head Coach: Bob Heiser
Semester: Fall 2013-Spring 2014
Retired Manufacturing Engineer from General Dynamics Corp.
Eastern York High School Penn State York – Associate Degree in Mechanical Engineering Technology
- Veteran of more than twenty years coaching at the high school level.
- Twelve years as head coach at Eastern York High School,(2000-12). During those we years, he recorded a record of 220 wins and 104 loses. Without a losing season, his teams played in the PIAA District III tournament all twelve years. The teams finished in the District III FINAL-FOUR four times capped off by the District Championship in 2007.
FAMILY: Married to Kathy Heiser for forty-fives. Two sons, Kevin and Brett.
Recruit quality student-athletes to Penn State York, to improve the level of play, improve the college experience, and provide an outlet for young ladies to build self-esteem based on their accomplishments.
“The will to succeed is important, but what's more important is the will to prepare.” - Bobby Knight
Assistant Coach: Terri Van Slyke
- Concordia University Irvine (Irvine, Calif.) in progress, M.A. in Coaching and Athletic Administration
- Kansas Wesleyan University (Salina, Kansas) 2004, B.A. in Communications
- Albany R-III High School (Albany, Missouri) 2000
Three years Penn State York Women’s Basketball Head/Assistant Coach
Admissions Counselor, Penn State York, 2011 – present.
Assistant Director of Admissions/Admission Counselor, Kansas Wesleyan University, 2005–11
Two year Varsity Basketball player at Kansas Wesleyan University (2000-02), earning All-Academic KCAC honors and Lady Coyotes’ Best Role Player award.