The Triton College women's basketball program competes at the NJCAA Division II level. The team has recorded several winning seasons over it's 30+ year history. In addition, the program has produced numerous all-conference and all-region selections.
During the 2014-15 season, Candace Madison became Triton's first All-Region IV selection since 2007. The Proviso West High School graduate scored 557 points, the third highest single-season total in program history. In addition, Madison broke school records for free throws made and attempted in a single season! Madison earned Triton's highest athletic honor by being named Triton College Female Athlete of the Year for the 2014-15 term!
As a team the 2014-15 Lady Trojans broke a school record for most three-point shots made in a game with 19 over Wright College! Returnee, Marie Chew out of Taft broke the individual three-pointers made record in that contest with nine. Triton had their best showing in N4C play since 2007 and earned a home playoff game for the third year in a row.
The 2015-16 Triton women's basketball program will be under new leadership, but will have a solid core players coming back including: Arlena D'Amato (Ridgewood), Caitlyn Wheeler (Luther North) and Marie Chew (Taft). The squad will have a number of newcomers and transfers led by recent signees: Coleanna Funches, 6'2" (Proviso West) and Alondra Chavarria, 5'7" (Leyden).
Here is a summary of the past women’s basketball championships;
N4C: 1979-80, 1980-81, 1981-82 (T), 1982-83, 1993-94
Region IV Championships: 1992-93, 1993-94
NJCAA Division III National Tournament Appearances: 1992-93 (7th Place), 1993-94 (National Runner-up)
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