Jenn Wirth grabbed 15 rebounds and scored 11 points as No. 15 Gonzaga clinched at least a share of the West Coast Conference regular-season championship with a 53-46 victory over Santa Clara on Saturday at the McCarthey Athletic Center.
Saturday’s game against Santa Clara will also serve as Senior Day for Loera and put her on the spot no matter what happens in the game.
Emotions are sure to flow Saturday afternoon at the McCarthey Athletic Center as the Gonzaga women celebrate Senior Day.
There won’t be another 21-game winning streak for the Gonzaga women, at least not this season.
Every team has goals, and for the Gonzaga women a West Coast Conference regular-season championship is always at the top of the list. The Zags are almost ready to check that box.
As her teammates warmed up on the practice floor Tuesday afternoon, Katie Campbell grabbed a basketball and started shooting 3-pointers.
As the Gonzaga women warmed up for practice Tuesday afternoon, Jill Townsend was asked whether it was difficult to play while wearing a protective facemask.
The last time the Gonzaga women lost a basketball game, the media was so impressed, they put the Zags in the Top 25. Not so on Monday.
Taycee Wedin scored 24 points, Sam Simons added 22 and Saint Mary’s used a dominant first quarter to upset No. 11 Gonzaga 70-60 on Saturday in Moraga, California.
Perhaps it was that disastrous game in Spokane four weeks ago, but the Saint Mary’s women haven’t been the same since.
Gonzaga women’s basketball standout Katie Campbell will miss the remainder of the season due to a knee injury she suffered in last week’s win over Brigham Young, the school announced Friday.
Jill Townsend scored 17 points, Jenn Wirth notched a double-double and No. 11 Gonzaga downed Pacific 83-65 on Thursday.