Stories tagged: Gonzaga women's basketball
Sat., Nov. 18, 2017, 9:16 p.m.
Jill Barta’s big night leads Gonzaga women to first basketball win of season
Jill Barta paved the way Saturday as Gonzaga’s women’s basketball team broke through in the win column for the first time this season.
Fri., Nov. 17, 2017, 4:35 p.m.
Gonzaga forward Jill Barta awaits basketball homecoming in Montana
Jill Barta will be back in her home state and Gonzaga hopes to get into the win column today as the Bulldogs play at Montana in a nonconference women’s basketball …
UPDATED: Mon., Nov. 13, 2017, 8:54 p.m.
Gonzaga women fall to Colorado State in season opener
The Gonzaga women’s basketball team got off to a fast start in its season opener but it didn’t last in a 65-49 loss to Colorado State on Monday night.
UPDATED: Mon., Nov. 13, 2017, 8:54 p.m.
Gonzaga women sign Post Falls star Melody Kempton
Gonzaga added more versatility for the future with the signing of forward Melody Kempton of Post Falls to a National Letter of Intent.
UPDATED: Thu., Nov. 9, 2017, 4:06 p.m.
Gonzaga’s Jill Barta in running for Cheryl Miller Award
Gonzaga forward Jill Barta is one of 20 candidates for the inaugural Cheryl Miller Award given to the top small forward in Division I women’s basketball.
Wed., Nov. 8, 2017, 8:28 p.m.
Gonzaga women sign highly recruited wing from Lake Stevens
When it mattered most, Kylee Griffen stuck with her first instinct: Gonzaga.
UPDATED: Sun., Nov. 5, 2017, 8:30 p.m.
Gonzaga women roll to 96-35 exhibition win over Northwest Christian
Jenn Wirth’s first game as a Gonzaga Bulldog was so much fun, she wants to do it again. Tomorrow.
UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 3, 2017, 10:55 p.m.
Gonzaga women lose Emma Wolfram for season with knee injury
Gonzaga women’s basketball coach Lisa Fortier announced on Friday that redshirt senior Emma Wolfram will miss the 2017-18 season with a knee injury, ending her career with the Zags.
UPDATED: Thu., Nov. 2, 2017, 5:57 p.m.
Gonzaga women hit the boards ahead of Sunday’s exhibition basketball game
The Northwest Christian players might want to bring crash helmets for Sunday’s game at Gonzaga.
UPDATED: Thu., Nov. 2, 2017, 5:28 p.m.
UConn women a unanimous No. 1 in AP preseason hoops poll; Gonzaga 31st
The Connnecticut Huskies were a unanimous choice in the top spot of The Associated Press women’s basketball preseason poll on Thursday. It’s the 12th time in school history that UConn …
Thu., Nov. 2, 2017, 6 a.m.
Jill Barta, Laura Stockton expected to step up even more for Gonzaga in 2017-18 season
Jill Barta and Laura Stockton have some big shoes to fill: their own. Last year they helped lead Gonzaga to a West Coast Conference title and a return to the …
UPDATED: Thu., Oct. 19, 2017, 9:35 p.m.
Gonzaga women to make at least eight television appearances this year
The Gonzaga women’s basketball team will play on television at least eight times this season, the school announced Thursday.
UPDATED: Wed., Oct. 18, 2017, 3:58 p.m.
Gonzaga women heavy favorites to repeat as WCC champions
Gonzaga has been selected as the favorite to repeat as the 2018 West Coast Conference champions in the annual preseason poll of the WCC’s 10 head coaches.
UPDATED: Sat., Oct. 14, 2017, 11:34 p.m.
Gonzaga women’s basketball showcases mix of veterans, newcomers at FanFest
In the first quarter inside the revamped McCarthey Athletic Center, Jill Barta reminded the hundreds of fans how powerful she is in the post and beyond the arc. Barta finished …
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.
Wed., Oct. 4, 2017, 5:49 p.m.
Gonzaga women’s basketball gets ready for another big year
The Gonzaga women can’t wait to get this thing going.
UPDATED: Fri., Sept. 8, 2017, 9:46 p.m.
Gonzaga women part of Las Vegas field in Play4Kay Shootout
Gonzaga’s women’s team will be one of six teams that participated in last season’s NCAA Women’s Tournament will be among the eight-team field for the second-annual Play4Kay Shootout on Nov. …
UPDATED: Tue., Sept. 5, 2017, 8:03 p.m.
Gonzaga women’s schedule includes high-profile tournament in Las Vegas
Thanksgiving in Las Vegas and a trio of games against regional rivals are the highlights of the upcoming Gonzaga women’s basketball schedule.
UPDATED: Tue., Aug. 8, 2017, 5:02 p.m.
Gonzaga women’s basketball opens WCC play Dec. 28 on the road
Gonzaga will open defense of its West Coast Conference women’s basketball title at Pacific on Dec. 28
UPDATED: Mon., June 5, 2017, 11:19 p.m.
Huckleberries: Gonzaga lover slam-dunks ‘Caveman’ with his attitude about athletic women
Trustee Christa Hazel of the Coeur d’Alene School Board had a close encounter with a “Caveman” the other day. She was at the checkout counter of a local store when …
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., May 18, 2017, 4:01 p.m.
Gonzaga women sign JC transfer shooting guard Katie Campbell
Moving swiftly to fill a sudden vacancy, Gonzaga women’s basketball coach Lisa Fortier has signed a junior college shooting guard out of California.
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: Sun., April 9, 2017, 9:15 p.m.
Success of men’s team source of inspiration for Gonzaga women
Watching Gonzaga in the championship game in the NCAA Tournament last week is something Laura Stockton won’t forget.
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.