Stories tagged: Angie Bjorklund
Tue., June 28, 2016, 11:08 p.m.
Area coaches had special connection with Pat Summitt
Pat Summitt’s historic career not only made Tennessee women’s basketball a household name, her influence marched out of Knoxville and destroyed any notion that a woman or a mother couldn’t …
Mon., March 30, 2015, midnight
Vols were glad they listened
Tennessee coach Holly Warlick said she wouldn’t complain if all of the 8,686 fans who attended Saturday’s epic game against Gonzaga would return to the Arena tonight to cheer for …
Wed., March 5, 2014, midnight
WSU’s Tia Presley, Lia Galdeira named 1st-team All-Pac-12
Washington State’s high-scoring guard tandem of Lia Galdeira and Tia Presley were named Tuesday to the Pac-12’s 15-member all-conference team, marking the first time in school history two players were …
Tue., March 4, 2014, 5 p.m.
WSU’s Presley, Galdeira make All-Pac-12 team
Washington State’s high-scoring guard tandem of Lia Galdeira and Tia Presley were named today to the 15-member All Pac-12 team. It marks the first time in school history that two …
Thu., April 19, 2012, midnight
Bjorklund reacts to Summitt stepping down
The news that Pat Summitt was stepping down as the Tennessee Lady Vols’ basketball coach didn’t shock former player Angie Bjorklund like the revelation last year that the legendary coach …
Wed., April 18, 2012, 5:33 p.m.
Bjorklund reacts to Summitt stepping down
The news that Pat Summitt was stepping down as the Tennessee Lady Vols’ basketball coach didn’t shock former player Angie Bjorklund like the revelation last year that the successful coach …
Sun., Sept. 11, 2011, midnight
January, Bjorklund face uncertain professional future
While Courtney Vandersloot continues the whirlwind, finishing her first WNBA season before heading overseas, Spokane’s other two WNBA connections are in limbo. University grad Angie Bjorklund injured her foot and …
Sun., June 5, 2011, midnight
January’s Fever defeat Vandersloot’s Sky
INDIANAPOLIS – Tangela Smith took what the defense gave her. It sure seemed like she was greedy.
Tue., April 12, 2011, midnight
WNBA drafts familiar names
Though Gonzaga star Courtney Vandersloot and Spokane native Angie Bjorklund were surprised to be selected by the Chicago Sky in the WNBA Draft on Monday, for some reason it seems …
Sun., April 10, 2011, midnight
Vandersloot, Bjorklund await WNBA fate with draft on Monday
There was a little too much magic in the recently completed basketball season for Courtney Vandersloot’s next dream to come true. The All-America point guard who led Gonzaga to the …
Sat., April 9, 2011, 7:10 p.m.
Draft approaches for Vandersloot, Bjorklund
Gonzaga’s Courtney Vandersloot and University HS grad Angie Bjorklund, who played at Tennessee, anticipate Monday’s WNBA draft.
Tue., March 29, 2011, midnight
Notre Dame advance past Tennessee
DAYTON, Ohio – No team has ever been so happy to be 1-20. Skylar Diggins scored 24 points and second-seeded Notre Dame made up for 28 years of beatings at …
Sun., March 27, 2011, midnight
Volunteers down OSU after big second half
DAYTON, Ohio – There are halftime chats and then there are coach’s rants. Pat Summitt hasn’t won 1,071 games by not knowing when to let her team have it. Trailing …
Sun., March 20, 2011, midnight
Bjorklund scores 13 points as Tennessee women crush Stetson
KNOXVILLE, Tenn. – Tennessee coach Pat Summitt hopes her deep bench equals a long run in the NCAA tournament. All 13 Lady Volunteers played before halftime and all of them …
Thu., March 10, 2011, midnight
Bjorklund reflects on successful career at Tennessee
On a nice day in Knoxville, members of the Tennessee basketball team have a pretty good idea where to find teammate Angie Bjorklund, the Lady Vols’ first player from Washington. …
Wed., March 9, 2011, 9:49 p.m.
Angie Bjorklund makes her mark at Tennessee
Angie Bjorklund’s storied career at Tennesse is rapidly coming to a close as the Lady Vols prepare for the NCAA tournament.
Mon., Feb. 28, 2011, midnight
Famed Dodger Duke Snider dies
Baseball: Hall of Fame outfielder Duke Snider has died. He was 84. The former Brooklyn and Los Angeles Dodgers star died early Sunday of what the family called natural causes …
Tue., Feb. 15, 2011, midnight
GU women return to Top 25
Gonzaga’s domination of the West Coast Conference has resulted in the Bulldogs’ return to the Associated Press Top 25 women’s basketball poll. After running their winning streak to 12 with …
Mon., Feb. 14, 2011, 10:05 p.m.
GU women rated 25th by AP
With a 12-game winning streak and 26 straight in the WCC, the Gonzaga women’s basketball team has returned to the Top 25 for the first time since peaking at 14th …
Thu., Dec. 23, 2010, midnight
Bjorklund ties Tennessee career record
KNOXVILLE, Tenn. – Tennessee women’s basketball coach Pat Summitt thinks the Lady Volunteers got a good reminder that all opponents, ranked or otherwise, need to be respected. Three days after …
Wed., Dec. 22, 2010, 6:15 p.m.
Bjorklund ties Tennessee mark
Angie Bjorklund scored 16 points and hit four 3-pointers, tying her with Shanna Zolman as Tennessee’s all-time 3-point scoring leader, as the No. 5 Lady Volunteers beat East Tennessee State …
Mon., Dec. 20, 2010, midnight
No. 6 Volunteers top Cardinal in OT
KNOXVILLE, Tenn. – Tennessee coach Pat Summitt had plenty of strong messages for her players in practice this week following an embarrassing loss at Baylor. After the Lady Vols had …
Mon., Dec. 13, 2010, midnight
Bjorklund’s shooting lifts Volunteers
AUSTIN, Texas – Tennessee’s tough, two-game Texas swing got off to a rousing start. Angie Bjorklund scored 20 points in the first half and Meighan Simmons added 18 and the …
Fri., Nov. 5, 2010, midnight
’07 class taking bow in arena near you
Tennessee senior Angie Bjorklund (University) has been the headliner of the big Spokane-area Division I class of 2007. Area fans got a chance to see Bjorklund two years ago when …
Wed., March 31, 2010, midnight
In brief: Bjorklund, Vandersloot, Bouldin chosen
Basketball: Gonzaga University senior guard Matt Bouldin, above, has been named an Associated Press honorable mention selection on the 2010 men’s basketball All-America squad. Tennessee junior Angie Bjorklund (University HS) …