Stories tagged: Gonzaga women
Wed., March 28, 2018, 4:09 p.m.
Steve Christilaw: Self-assured Barta charts her own course
With one season of eligibility left, star Gonzaga women’s player is leaving the bright lights of the McCarthey Athletic Center for her home state of Montana and beginning her post-basketball …
UPDATED: Mon., March 5, 2018, 10:56 p.m.
Gonzaga women face tough task against San Diego with WCC Tournament title on the line
The Gonzaga Bulldogs have just one more team standing in the way of their eighth West Coast Conference championship in program history.
UPDATED: Fri., March 2, 2018, 7:29 p.m.
Jill Barta scores 19 in first half, Gonzaga tops Pepperdine 81-70 in WCC tournament quarterfinals
Jill Barta scored 19 of her 24 points in the first half to lead the Gonzaga Bulldogs (25-5) to an 81-70 win over the Pepperdine Waves (10-20) in the West …
UPDATED: Sun., Feb. 25, 2018, 5 p.m.
Gonzaga women to face either Pepperdine, Santa Clara in WCC Tournament quarterfinals
The Gonzaga women (24-5, 17-1) earned the top seed in the West Coast Conference and will open WCC Tournament play against either No. 8 Pepperdine (9-19. 5-13) or No. 9 …
Fri., Nov. 24, 2017, 6:57 p.m.
Jill Barta’s 30 points help Gonzaga’s women bounce back at Play4Kay Showcase
Jill Barta scored a game-high 30 points and the Gonzaga Bulldogs women’s basketball team led nearly the entire way Friday while defeating Kent State 77-57 in their second game at …
Wed., Oct. 11, 2017, 4:51 p.m.
Gonzaga women’s basketball sets fan fest for Saturday
Gonzaga women’s basketball hosts the annual Numerica Fan Fest in the Kennel on Saturday.
Fri., June 2, 2017, 6:36 p.m.
Former Gonzaga women’s basketball star Courtney Vandersloot won’t slow down
Courtney Vandersloot is in fastbreak mode, and she wouldn’t have it any other way.
UPDATED: Thu., April 20, 2017, 3:46 p.m.
Gonzaga’s Kiara Kudron to play on All-Star team for nine-game tour of China
Gonzaga senior forward Kiara Kudron has been selected to join the NetScouts Baskeball USA Women’s All-Star team for a nine-game series in China.
UPDATED: Fri., March 24, 2017, 5:07 p.m.
After a championship season, Gonzaga women’s basketball looks for more next year
Coach Lisa Fortier and her Gonzaga women’s basketball team checked quite a few boxes this year
UPDATED: Sun., March 19, 2017, 10:32 p.m.
Gonzaga women ready to get back at it despite NCAA loss
Her season had just ended with a tough loss and a sore nose, but Chandler Smith was ready to get back on the court.
UPDATED: Sat., March 18, 2017, 8:37 p.m.
Rough first quarter left Gonzaga women playing catch-up against Oklahoma
Laura Stockton’s body language said it all. After another Oklahoma 3-point shot in the first quarter, Gonzaga’s sophomore point guard let her shoulders slump.
UPDATED: Sat., March 18, 2017, 9:01 p.m.
Oklahoma holds off Gonzaga women in NCAAs, 75-62
Elle Tinkle managed a brave face after her last college basketball game.
UPDATED: Fri., March 17, 2017, 8:43 p.m.
Gonzaga women hope to run past Oklahoma in NCAA Tournament
Come Saturday afternoon, Gonzaga will match its transition game against Oklahoma’s forbidding strength in the paint. If only it were that simple.
UPDATED: Fri., March 17, 2017, 9:22 p.m.
Jill Barta, Gonzaga women ready for the limelight in NCAA Tournament
Jill Barta had heard it all week: the NCAA Tournament is a different animal. And Barta is about to be thrown into the fray.
UPDATED: Fri., March 17, 2017, 9:16 p.m.
Deep bench has paid off for Gonzaga women
Gonzaga is the lower seed in Saturday’s first-round game against Oklahoma, but the Bulldogs won’t be out of their depth.
UPDATED: Fri., March 17, 2017, 9:05 p.m.
Gonzaga women face tough challenge inside against Sooners in NCAA Tournament
Nancy Mulkey just had another growth spurt
Thu., March 16, 2017, 9:29 p.m.
Transfers Makenlee Williams, Chandler Smith have found right fit with Gonzaga women
Three years ago, Makenlee Williams was knocking down 3-pointers and heading for a standout basketball career at Utah State.
UPDATED: Thu., March 16, 2017, 8:12 p.m.
Gonzaga women take shot at returning to 11th heaven in NCAA Tournament
Gonzaga women have thrived as 11 seeds in NCAA Tournament
UPDATED: Wed., March 15, 2017, 9:09 p.m.
Emma Wolfram, Gonzaga women have a healthy shot at advancing in NCAAs
Emma Wolfram is healthy and the Gonzaga women are back in the NCAA Tournament. That’s no coincidence.
UPDATED: Tue., March 14, 2017, 8:50 p.m.
Gonzaga women face Oklahoma team that’s fast, physical
The NCAA has dangled a great big carrot in front of the Oklahoma women’s basketball team.
UPDATED: Tue., March 14, 2017, 11:03 a.m.
Gonzaga women to open NCAA tournament as 11 seed in Seattle against Oklahoma
The Gonzaga women are ready to make some more memories in the NCAA Tournament.
UPDATED: Sun., March 12, 2017, 5:57 p.m.
Gonzaga women focus on themselves, not NCAA guessing game
Gonzaga women’s basketball coach Lisa Fortier doesn’t sweat the small stuff. That includes the uncertainties of the NCAA Tournament.
Fri., March 3, 2017, 12:42 a.m.
Gonzaga women not optimistic about at-large bid should they fall short in Las Vegas
There’s a lot to like about this year’s Gonzaga women’s basketball team, except its RPI.
Tue., Feb. 28, 2017, 11:37 p.m.
Gonzaga’s Lisa Fortier named WCC Coach of the Year; Kudron, Barta make first team
WCC champion Gonzaga picked up some more hardware on Tuesday.
Thu., Feb. 23, 2017, 11:56 p.m.
Gonzaga women rally on Senior Night, secure WCC title
The excitement built up from the majority of wins throughout the regular season doesn’t usually linger for long. Sure, the Zags celebrate and they congratulate each other, but there’s no …
Thu., Feb. 23, 2017, 11:14 p.m.
GU women’s three seniors go out with a WCC title
Elle Tinkle’s second senior night went differently than her first. This year, Tinkle was in uniform and she left the McCarthey Athletic Center an outright WCC champion. Following the game, …
Wed., Feb. 22, 2017, 11:27 p.m.
Senior Night will be full of emotion for Gonzaga women, coach Lisa Fortier
Sorry, Lisa Fortier, but Senior Night will never be easy.
Wed., Feb. 15, 2017, 11:47 p.m.
Gonzaga women take 12-game winning streak on the road
That 12-game winning streak is impressive, but the Gonzaga women aren’t gloating.
Wed., Feb. 15, 2017, 11:47 p.m.
Gonzaga women’s basketball can clinch West Coast Conference title this week
Gonzaga has a chance to secure the WCC regular season crown this weekend.
Sat., Feb. 11, 2017, 11:56 p.m.
Laura Stockton shoots down St. Mary’s 59-58 as GU takes two-game WCC lead
This one meant a little more. You could tell by the crowd, which packed the Kennel on Saturday afternoon and was oh-so-slow to leave when it was over.