Stories tagged: Gonzaga women's basketball
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.
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.
UPDATED: Tue., March 7, 2017, 10:04 p.m.
Coach Lisa Fortier guides Gonzaga women back to top of WCC Tournament
WCC commissioner Lynn Holzman handed out the championship hardware and asked Gonzaga women’s basketball coach Lisa Fortier to address the crowd. Let me take this picture first,” said third-year coach …
UPDATED: Tue., March 7, 2017, 6:53 p.m.
Gonzaga runs past Saint Mary’s 86-75 in WCC championship
When in doubt, pass the ball to Jill Barta. That seemed to be the general consensus among the Zags on Tuesday when the Gonzaga took down Saint Mary’s 86-75 for …
UPDATED: Mon., March 6, 2017, 8:30 p.m.
Gonzaga women will play Saint Mary’s for WCC title
Gonzaga earned a spot in the West Coast Conference championship game at 1 p.m. on Tuesday after the top-seeded Zags topped No. 4 San Francisco on Monday 77-46. It’s the …
UPDATED: Mon., March 6, 2017, 8:53 p.m.
Gonzaga women silence USF’s shooters, advance to WCC title game
Top-seeded Gonzaga strolled to a spot in Tuesday’s WCC women’s championship game when the Bulldogs took down No. 4 USF 77-46 on Monday at the Orleans Arena.
Mon., March 6, 2017, 5:03 p.m.
Gonzaga women clamp down on Dons’ high-scoring guards
Top-seeded Gonzaga bottled up San Francisco’s high-scoring tandem of Rachel Howard and Anna Seilund in a 77-46 blowout Monday in the WCC women’s basketball tournament semifinals at Orleans Arena.
UPDATED: Sun., March 5, 2017, 10:07 p.m.
Gonzaga women take on San Francisco in WCC tourney semifinals on Monday
Get through the quarterfinals. Check. Now Gonzaga has just one more game to cross off the list before getting to the West Coast Conference final.
UPDATED: Fri., March 3, 2017, 9:03 p.m.
Blanchette: Gonzaga women show no signs of teetering in WCC tournament opener
Having made teetering on the edge their pet vice this season, the Gonzaga Bulldogs came to town not so much reveling in March Madness, but March Mustness.
UPDATED: Fri., March 3, 2017, 5:14 p.m.
Jill Barta points Gonzaga women in right direction at WCC tournament
What a difference two months, not to mention 366 days, made for Jill Barta.