Results 1 to 13 of 13
  1. #1
    Bench Warmer
    Points: 14,119, Level: 36
    Level completed: 9%, Points required for next Level: 731
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteran10000 Experience Points
    beatiowa's Avatar
    Join Date
    Dec 2008
    Location
    Berkeley, CA
    Posts
    346
    Points
    14,119
    Level
    36
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 0
    Given: 0

    Fennelly has a 100% graduation rate at ISU

    I noticed this article on cyclones.com and thought it was pretty impressive.

    The five seniors add to head coach Bill Fennelly’s legacy of success on the court and in the classroom. The quintet will join all of the former women’s basketball players who have graduated from Iowa State after finishing their playing career for the Cyclones, making for a 100 percent graduation rate under Fennelly.
    Cyclone Seniors Make Final Appearance at Hilton - Iowa State University Athletics Official Web Site - www.CYCLONES.com - The home of Iowa State Cyclone Sports

    I don't know the graduation rates of other WBB programs to compare that to, but 15 seasons of everyone graduating says great things about the program he's built here.



  2. #2
    Giving it a go
    Points: 255,497, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 5.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteran50000 Experience Points
    chadm's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2006
    Location
    Midwest
    Posts
    14,617
    Points
    255,497
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 38
    Given: 24

    Re: Fennelly has a 100% graduation rate at ISU

    impressive....



  3. #3
    Legend Achievements:
    SocialRecommendation Second ClassVeteran50000 Experience Points
    DaddyMac's Avatar
    Join Date
    Oct 2006
    Posts
    14,360
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 1
    Given: 0

    Re: Fennelly has a 100% graduation rate at ISU

    That's amazing.



  4. #4
    Addict
    Points: 65,048, Level: 79
    Level completed: 13%, Points required for next Level: 1,402
    Overall activity: 3.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteran50000 Experience PointsRecommendation Second Class
    WalkingCY's Avatar
    Join Date
    Sep 2008
    Location
    Kansas City
    Posts
    5,303
    Points
    65,048
    Level
    79
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 235
    Given: 369

    Re: Fennelly has a 100% graduation rate at ISU

    We have such a great University, a successful program and a great coach in BF.



  5. #5
    All-Star
    Points: 20,015, Level: 43
    Level completed: 19%, Points required for next Level: 735
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran10000 Experience Points

    Join Date
    Aug 2009
    Location
    Grimes
    Posts
    1,288
    Points
    20,015
    Level
    43
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 45
    Given: 26

    Re: Fennelly has a 100% graduation rate at ISU

    Bill Fennelly = Lord Jesus ******



  6. #6
    Pro
    Points: 26,599, Level: 50
    Level completed: 5%, Points required for next Level: 951
    Overall activity: 2.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran25000 Experience Points

    Join Date
    Oct 2006
    Location
    San Diego, CA
    Posts
    2,072
    Points
    26,599
    Level
    50
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 35
    Given: 27

    Re: Fennelly has a 100% graduation rate at ISU

    Very nice!



  7. #7
    Addict
    Points: 111,560, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 13.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteran50000 Experience Points
    JP4CY's Avatar
    Join Date
    Dec 2008
    Location
    Sommerset
    Posts
    7,428
    Points
    111,560
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 1,157
    Given: 456

    Re: Fennelly has a 100% graduation rate at ISU

    Very very impressive



  8. #8
    cyclONEnation
    Points: 220,068, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 2.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteran50000 Experience Points
    C.John's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2006
    Posts
    15,609
    Points
    220,068
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 212
    Given: 184

    Re: Fennelly has a 100% graduation rate at ISU

    Glad to see that Aus will be finishing her degree this summer, I wondered about that since the WNBA draft/season began before school let out.



  9. #9
    Starter
    Points: 13,497, Level: 35
    Level completed: 21%, Points required for next Level: 553
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran10000 Experience Points
    superman_101680's Avatar
    Join Date
    Oct 2006
    Location
    Indiana
    Posts
    810
    Points
    13,497
    Level
    35
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 9
    Given: 0

    Re: Fennelly has a 100% graduation rate at ISU

    I would assume that "finishing their playing career for the Cyclones" would not include every wbb student-athlete under Fennelly...but only those who played for 4 years.



  10. #10
    Pro
    Points: 44,879, Level: 65
    Level completed: 49%, Points required for next Level: 671
    Overall activity: 6.0%
    Achievements:
    25000 Experience PointsVeteran
    farminclone's Avatar
    Join Date
    Nov 2009
    Posts
    2,186
    Points
    44,879
    Level
    65
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 525
    Given: 44

    Re: Fennelly has a 100% graduation rate at ISU

    Awesome. What a great guy, there's really not much more to be said than that.

    I remember hearing something like this about Pat Summit at Tennessee a year ago or so. Pretty cool stuff.



  11. #11
    Addict
    Points: 71,178, Level: 82
    Level completed: 84%, Points required for next Level: 272
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    Your first GroupVeteran50000 Experience Points
    mred's Avatar
    Join Date
    Oct 2006
    Location
    SE WI
    Posts
    5,114
    Points
    71,178
    Level
    82
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 94
    Given: 1

    Re: Fennelly has a 100% graduation rate at ISU

    Quote Originally Posted by superman_101680 View Post
    I would assume that "finishing their playing career for the Cyclones" would not include every wbb student-athlete under Fennelly...but only those who played for 4 years.
    Or incoming transfers who finished out their eligibility at ISU.



  12. #12
    Addict
    Points: 199,699, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 11.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points
    Dryburn's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2006
    Posts
    9,383
    Points
    199,699
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 461
    Given: 10

    Re: Fennelly has a 100% graduation rate at ISU

    That has to be a great recruiting tool, especially with a lot of parents.



  13. #13
    Pro
    Points: 65,566, Level: 79
    Level completed: 45%, Points required for next Level: 884
    Overall activity: 2.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points
    acoustimac's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2009
    Location
    Lamoni, IA
    Posts
    2,581
    Points
    65,566
    Level
    79
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 185
    Given: 244

    Re: Fennelly has a 100% graduation rate at ISU

    Quote Originally Posted by superman_101680 View Post
    I would assume that "finishing their playing career for the Cyclones" would not include every wbb student-athlete under Fennelly...but only those who played for 4 years.
    I agree...his graduation percentage of all women's players would be a tad bit lower based on transfers. BUT...the transfers still might graduate on time.



Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •  
  • TV: Cyclones.TV
  • FOOTBALL: Iowa State vs. UNI
  • September 5, 2015
  • 07:00 PM