Stories tagged: Lisa Fortier
UPDATED: Fri., March 17, 2017, 8:43 p.m.
Come Saturday afternoon, Gonzaga will match its transition game against Oklahoma’s forbidding strength in the paint. If only it were that simple.
UPDATED: Sun., March 12, 2017, 5:57 p.m.
Gonzaga women’s basketball coach Lisa Fortier doesn’t sweat the small stuff. That includes the uncertainties of the NCAA Tournament.
UPDATED: Sun., March 5, 2017, 10:07 p.m.
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, 5:14 p.m.
What a difference two months, not to mention 366 days, made for Jill Barta.
Fri., March 3, 2017, 12:42 a.m.
There’s a lot to like about this year’s Gonzaga women’s basketball team, except its RPI.
Fri., Feb. 3, 2017, 9:22 p.m.
A day after Gonzaga stomped conference rival BYU in Spokane, the Zags got on a plane and headed to California to hopefully extend their nine-game winning streak in Santa Clara.
Tue., Jan. 31, 2017, 11:39 p.m.
Perhaps the rest of the West Coast Conference is out of its depth – at least compared to the Gonzaga women.
UPDATED: Sat., Jan. 21, 2017, 7:36 p.m.
Jill Barta scored 27 points with 11 rebounds and Gonzaga had little trouble downing Portland 85-50 on Saturday in West Coast Conference play in Portland.
Thu., Jan. 19, 2017, 9:55 p.m.
It was not an easy win Thursday night for the Gonzaga Bulldogs, who defeated Santa Clara 51-39 at the McCarthey Athletic Center.
Wed., Jan. 11, 2017, 10:47 p.m.
It isn’t always fair, but expectations don’t change at Gonzaga.
Fri., Jan. 6, 2017
Kiara Kudron is always taking one for the team.
Tue., Dec. 27, 2016, 3:25 p.m.
The Gonzaga women have a 9-2 record, some signature wins and a full head of steam heading into West Coast Conference play.
Thu., Dec. 22, 2016, 11:55 p.m.
The Gonzaga women had this one wrapped up early, but they got some help.
Sun., Dec. 11, 2016, 10:24 p.m.
Before the season began, Gonzaga women’s coach Lisa talked at length about … well, length.
Wed., Dec. 7, 2016, 8:36 p.m.
Gonzaga women’s head coach Lisa Fortier has said it again and again this season – each game is a new game and, most importantly, an opportunity to learn.
Sat., Dec. 3, 2016, 11:37 p.m.
The Gonzaga women left the U.S. Virgin Islands last weekend on a high note, shutting down Winthrop in their final game of the Paradise Jam.
Sat., Dec. 3, 2016, 6:50 p.m.
The redshirt sophomore from Fairfield, Montana, won 104 consecutive games which included four state championships during her high school career.
Fri., Dec. 2, 2016, 6:24 p.m.
Last week’s trip to the Paradise Jam in the U.S. Virgin Islands wasn’t quite the weekend getaway in paradise for which the Gonzaga women had hoped. Instead, the Zags got …
Fri., Nov. 25, 2016, 4:57 p.m.
Leticia Romero’s career night helped Florida State beat its first ranked opponent of the season.
Thu., Nov. 17, 2016, 11 p.m.
Earlier this week, Gonzaga women’s coach Lisa Fortier and some of her players talked a lot about “selflessness.”
Sat., Nov. 12, 2016, 5:27 p.m.
Elle Tinkle wasted no time returning from her season-ending surgery a year ago.
Sat., Nov. 12, 2016, 4:02 p.m.
The Gonzaga women pulled away from the Nicholls State Colonels 78-46 in their season opener Saturday afternoon in front of a nearly full arena at McCarthy Athletic Center.
Tue., Nov. 1, 2016
West Coast Conference women’s basketball coaches expect Gonzaga to rebound from a rare down year and return to the top of the standings.
Thu., Oct. 13, 2016, 11:07 p.m.
The Gonzaga women’s basketball team learned a lot about itself last year but didn’t quit there.
Sat., Oct. 1, 2016, 5:18 p.m.
Paige Montgomery and Jonni Dorr, Carroll College seniors from Mead, swept Frontier Conference volleyball player of the week awards after leading the Saints to 3-0 sweeps of Montana State-Northern and …
Tue., June 28, 2016, 11:08 p.m.
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 …
Tue., May 10, 2016, 7 p.m.
The Gonzaga women’s basketball program has lost one Canadian player but may be gaining another.
Fri., April 1, 2016, 11:40 p.m.
If adversity builds character, the Gonzaga women should be among the toughest teams in the nation next season.
Mon., March 21, 2016, 11:51 p.m.
Despite the finality of the moment, the eyes were still dry – defiantly so – outside the Gonzaga women’s lockerroom late Monday night. The Bulldogs’ season – and the collegiate …
Fri., March 18, 2016, 11:36 a.m.
Gonzaga University senior guard Shaniqua Nilles has no serious aftereffects from an injury suffered in the Bulldogs’ Women’s NIT game Thursday night.