Stories tagged: jill townsend
Mon., Oct. 7, 2019, 10:54 p.m.
Those extra practice days last summer are paying off for the Gonzaga women’s basketball team. By all accounts, everything is ahead of schedule thanks to the Zags’ European journey and …
UPDATED: Wed., Oct. 2, 2019, 5:21 p.m.
Gonzaga women’s basketball picked to repeat as West Coast Conference champions; pair of players honored
There’s nothing like winning to inspire respect from your rivals.
Fri., Aug. 9, 2019, 6:30 p.m.
Katie Campbell can’t wait to taste the gelato. Kayleigh Truong is looking forward to some team bonding. Jill Townsend just wants to soak in the history.
UPDATED: Fri., Aug. 2, 2019, 6:03 p.m.
Sooner than expected, Jill Townsend is back on the basketball court – which is a surprise to absolutely no one at Gonzaga.
Mon., July 29, 2019, 8:13 p.m.
For the Gonzaga women, this has been no average summer. And it’s about to get even better.
UPDATED: Sat., March 16, 2019, 8:33 p.m.
Even with injuries to a pair of key players, the Gonzaga women won’t necessarily be out of their depth in the NCAA Tournament.
UPDATED: Fri., March 15, 2019, 6:11 p.m.
Big-game showcase: Looking at the 10 most memorable individual efforts from the Gonzaga women’s basketball season
It takes a team to win a championship, but sometimes it takes a big game from the right player at the right time to get them there.
UPDATED: Thu., March 14, 2019, 11:18 p.m.
Injuries to Laura Stockton, Jill Townsend have bracketologists split on Gonzaga’s NCAA Tournament seeding
Will the NCAA add insult to the injuries already suffered by the Gonzaga women’s basketball team? Quite possibly.
UPDATED: Tue., Jan. 15, 2019, 5:52 p.m.
The Gonzaga women are definitely finding their range this season, and the reasons are no surprise: hours of practice, a stronger inside game and better shot selection.
UPDATED: Mon., Dec. 3, 2018, 6:49 p.m.
Beating Stanford on Sunday is already paying some big dividends for the Gonzaga women. Less than 24 hours after their epic 79-73 win over the eighth-ranked Cardinal, the Zags reaped …
UPDATED: Mon., Dec. 3, 2018, 10:47 a.m.
A big win came with a nice reward. The Gonzaga women’s basketball team, fresh off Sunday’s 79-73 upset of No. 8 Stanford, made its debut in the AP Top 25 …
Wed., March 14, 2018, 4:58 p.m.
Along with fellow true freshman forwards Jill and LeeAnne Wirth, the versatile Jill Townsend is a big reason the reason Gonzaga is back in the NCAA Tournament for the 10th …
UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 31, 2018, 4:43 p.m.
When things are going this well, it’s easy to imagine trouble lurking around the next corner.
Fri., Dec. 15, 2017, 6 a.m.
How whimsical was that scene last weekend at the McCarthey Athletic Center?
Thu., Nov. 10, 2016, 10:23 p.m.
Jill Townsend will get four more years to entertain Spokane basketball fans.
Tue., Dec. 29, 2015, 10:49 p.m.
Colton’s 79-game winning streak was snapped Tuesday night by Jill Townsend and defending 2B state champion Okanogan. Townsend poured in 42 points and Okanogan beat the Wildcats 73-57 at the …