The Cardinal Stritch Wolves finished the season with a regular season record of 24-6 and finished third in the Chicagoland Collegiate Athletic Conference with a record of 14-4. In regular season, the Wolves beat 5th ranked Saint Xavier and held an 18 game winning streak starting Nov. 20, until they were defeated by Indiana South Bend. Senior Julie Raeder and Junior Michelle Piepenburg lead the team in both points and rebounds. Guard Julie Raeder leads in points per game with an average of 18.3 and also has 6.5 rebounds per game. Forward Michelle Piepenburg follows closely with an average of 14.2 points per game adding 8.6 rebounds per game. Cardinal Stritch participated in the Championship tournament last year but was defeated by Davenport in the 2nd round. This will be their 18th year in the Championship.