Stories tagged: Gonzaga women's basketball
Wed., March 2, 2016, 11:15 p.m.
Gonzaga women still have targets on their backs
For the first time since 2006, Gonzaga enters the WCC women’s tournament without the No. 1 seed attached to its name.
Mon., Feb. 22, 2016, 10:49 p.m.
Cougars give baseball coach Marty Lees first victory with 9-8, 10-inning win at Texas State
It took four games, but Marty Lees finally has his first win as Washington State baseball coach.
Tue., Feb. 16, 2016, 10:52 p.m.
Christina Salvatore puts the zip in surprising Vandals
At first glance, a mid-December trip to Cancun seemed the perfect opportunity for the Idaho women’s basketball team to chill out.
Tue., Feb. 9, 2016, 11:09 p.m.
Women’s basketball: Ashli Payne ignites Eastern
When the season began, the Eastern Washington women’s basketball players didn’t know what to expect.
Tue., Feb. 2, 2016, 11:42 p.m.
Gonzaga women: Lisa Fortier may tinker with lineup
After watching her team lose five of its last six games, Gonzaga women’s basketball coach Lisa Fortier says she’s considering changing her starting lineup.
Tue., Jan. 26, 2016, 11:07 p.m.
Borislava Hristova putting together impressive season for WSU
The women’s basketball season is heading down the home stretch, but opponents still haven’t figured out WSU freshman Borislava Hristova.
Sat., Jan. 23, 2016, 8:30 p.m.
Gonzaga women bounce back against Pacific
Gonzaga’s women outlasted Pacific 68-61 on Saturday at McCarthey Athletic Center.
Thu., Jan. 21, 2016, 11:37 p.m.
Gonzaga women’s last-second shot just off mark in loss to Gaels
As the final seconds ticked away Thursday night, the Gonzaga women had one last chance to make things right. Down by a point to Saint Mary’s and with the McCarthey …
Tue., Jan. 12, 2016, 11:25 p.m.
Elle Tinkle’s season at Gonzaga is over
Practice had barely ended Tuesday afternoon at the Martin Centre when emotions came to the surface.
Tue., Jan. 12, 2016, 2:15 p.m.
Elle Tinkle to miss rest of senior year with knee injury
Gonzaga women’s basketball head coach Lisa Fortier confirmed Elle Tinkle will be out for the remainder of the season with an injury to her right knee.
Tue., Jan. 5, 2016, 3:12 p.m.
Eastern, Idaho bring perfect league records to showdown
Eastern Washington coach Wendy Schuller figures she gained a few gray hairs last weekend, but her young team gained something more important. Confidence.
Mon., Jan. 4, 2016, 3:01 p.m.
Gonzaga’s Georgia Stirton named WCC player of the week
Gonzaga guard Georgia Stirton is the West Coast Conference women’s basketball player of the week. Stirton led Gonzaga (12-4, 4-0 WCC) to a pair of home wins over San Francisco …
Sat., Jan. 2, 2016, 8:21 p.m.
Gonzaga women protect home court in win over Santa Clara
The rest of the West Coast Conference is getting the message: Gonzaga is emphatic about defending its title.
Thu., Dec. 31, 2015, 8:59 p.m.
Gonzaga finds shooting touch in rout of San Francisco
Gonzaga closed out the old year by clamping down on San Francisco.
Tue., Dec. 29, 2015, 9:17 p.m.
GU’s Shelby Cheslek grows into leadership role
Shelby Cheslek is having another growth spurt.
Tue., Dec. 22, 2015, 3:34 p.m.
Gonzaga freshman Jill Barta makes impact off the bench
The Gonzaga women haven’t won five out of their last six games without making a few adjustments.
Mon., Dec. 21, 2015, 11:13 p.m.
Gonzaga women win WCC opener
Jill Barta and Zhane Templeton came off the bench to combine for 29 points and Shelby Cheslek tied the school record for career blocked shots as Gonzaga opened West Coast …
Fri., Dec. 18, 2015, 1:32 p.m.
Gonzaga center Emma Wolfram out for season with knee injury
Sophomore center Emma Wolfram is lost for the season with a knee injury, Gonzaga women’s coach Lisa Fortier said Friday.
Tue., Dec. 15, 2015, 7:19 p.m.
Gonzaga women hoping wishes come true … and fast
Like everyone else, Gonzaga women’s basketball coach Lisa Fortier has a Christmas wish list. If it comes true, her players will be healthy, make their shots and take better care …
Sun., Dec. 6, 2015, 7:07 p.m.
Stocktons reunited in Gonzaga women’s 65-52 win over Montana State
Homecomings always should feel this cozy.
Mon., Nov. 23, 2015, 9:20 p.m.
GU women experiment with lineups, defeat Grand Canyon
The Gonzaga women used a few different players and a few familiar players in different situations in the Bulldogs’ second game in the 2015 Naismith Hall of Fame Challenge Monday …
Sun., Nov. 22, 2015, 5:33 p.m.
Freshmen help Gonzaga women rally past West Virginia
Laura Stockton and Jill Barta each scored 14 points off the bench, starters Elle Tinkle and Shelby Cheslek added 12 and 10 points each and Kiara Kudrow grabbed 13 rebounds …
Thu., Nov. 19, 2015, 9:33 p.m.
Shelby Cheslek, Elle Tinkle carry Gonzaga women past Eastern Washington
Shelby Cheslek and Elle Tinkle made big plays down the stretch Thursday night to help Gonzaga pull away for a 78-56 women’s basketball win over Eastern Washington at the McCarthey …
Tue., Nov. 17, 2015, 3:24 p.m.
Gonzaga, Eastern women square off on Thursday
Reflecting on Gonzaga’s loss to Stanford on Sunday, women’s coach Lisa Fortier said the game got away from the Bulldogs partly because they got away from team concepts, especially on …
Sun., Nov. 15, 2015, 7:45 p.m.
Cardinal pulls away from Gonzaga in final minutes
If Gonzaga women’s basketball fans were looking at Sunday’s game against Stanford as a measuring stick, the Bulldogs met them almost 90 percent of the way.
Thu., Nov. 12, 2015, 10:28 a.m.
Stanford coming Sunday, but coach Lisa Fortier insists her Zags won’t look past Air Force game
The Gonzaga women’s basketball team isn’t looking past Air Force. Honest.
Fri., Nov. 6, 2015, 8:56 p.m.
GU women win easy tuneup against Carroll College
Gonzaga women’s basketball opened year two of the Lisa Fortier era with a 64-31 exhibition win over Carroll College that also served as a tune-up for the serious games ahead: …
UPDATED: Mon., Oct. 26, 2015, 4:24 p.m.
Gonzaga women picked to win WCC title
The Gonzaga women’s basketball team has won 11 straight WCC titles and coaches don’t see a change at the top this season.
UPDATED: Thu., July 23, 2015, 10:11 p.m.
GU women land Nebraska transfer Chandler Smith
Highly recruited women’s basketball player Chandler Smith will transfer to Gonzaga after playing one season with Nebraska, the school announced on Thursday.
Tue., June 23, 2015, 11:31 a.m.
Gonzaga women land top guard, Jessie Loera
Jessie Loera of Moses Lake, regarded as one of the best guards in her class in the nation, has given Gonzaga an oral commitment.