Author Archives: Nicole Leusink

About Nicole Leusink

I'm in my fourth year at Iowa State as the communications director for women's basketball. I also assist with football, soccer and swimming and diving. I am a 2011 graduate of the University of Florida and a Pittsburgh, native. I am excited to give you a behind the scenes look at Iowa State athletics. Feel free to send me an e-mail at ngreiner@iastate.edu. You can also find me on twitter @NicoleGreiner. And as always, Go Cyclones!

Catching Up With Chelsea Poppens

We caught up with Chelsea Poppens, who was recently playing professional basketball in Puerto Rico. Poppens rode out hurricanes Irma and Maria and recently made it back to Florida, where she is finishing up her online MBA program with the … Continue reading

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Catching Up With Cyclone Great Angie Welle

I sat down with Cyclone great Angie Welle to talk about her time at Iowa State and upcoming induction in the Athletics Hall of Fame. Welle still holds six career records at Iowa State including the most points (2,149) and … Continue reading

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Catching Up With Camber

Sophomore forward Adriana Camber spent the summer in Sweden competing for Sweden’s U20 team. Camber took some time to talk about her summer abroad and her upcoming season at Iowa State. How did you first get into playing  with Sweden … Continue reading

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Carleton & Co. Take In Ames

When Chatham, Ontario, Canada native Bridget Carleton committed to Iowa State, the Carleton family was inundated with requests from family and friends to go visit Ames, Iowa to cheer her on. “We had tons of people from Chatham who were … Continue reading

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Six Reasons To Come Watch Iowa State Take On No. 6 Mississippi State

TOP COMPETITION 1. Iowa State’s showdown with No. 6 Mississippi State on Saturday is one of the best non-conference games ever in the history of Hilton Coliseum. The Bulldogs enter Hilton Coliseum as the highest ranked non-conference foe since 1990 … Continue reading

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Hoops Update (11-10-16)

Let The Games Begin! We are set to begin the 2016-17 season on Friday, November 11. Check out the women’s hoops update below to get informed about the upcoming season. Cyclones Add Two For 2017-18 The Iowa State women’s basketball … Continue reading

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Checking In With Megan Taylor

Megan Taylor is poised to be inducted into the Iowa State Athletics Hall of Fame tonight. Taylor started every game of her career and finished with school records in field goals made, 3-pointers made and 3-point attempts. She also ranked … Continue reading

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