Stories tagged: lisa fortier
Wed., March 2, 2016
For the first time since 2006, Gonzaga enters the WCC women’s tournament without the No. 1 seed attached to its name.
Tue., Feb. 16, 2016
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
When the season began, the Eastern Washington women’s basketball players didn’t know what to expect.
Sat., Feb. 6, 2016
As her three children were frolicking on the court Saturday afternoon, Gonzaga women’s basketball coach Lisa Fortier warmed to the subject of growth spurts.
Tue., Feb. 2, 2016
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
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
Gonzaga’s women outlasted Pacific 68-61 on Saturday at McCarthey Athletic Center.
Thu., Jan. 21, 2016
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. 19, 2016
Hayley Hodgins is all about poise.
Tue., Jan. 12, 2016
Practice had barely ended Tuesday afternoon at the Martin Centre when emotions came to the surface.
Sat., Jan. 2, 2016
The rest of the West Coast Conference is getting the message: Gonzaga is emphatic about defending its title.
Tue., Dec. 1, 2015
The Gonzaga women’s basketball team has no time for what-ifs. Well, perhaps a little.
Thu., Nov. 19, 2015
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
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
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
The Gonzaga women’s basketball team isn’t looking past Air Force. Honest.
Fri., July 31, 2015
The Gonzaga women’s basketball team on Thursday released its nonconference schedule, which includes hosting Stanford on Nov. 15. The Zags (28-6) reached the Sweet 16 last year and finished with …
UPDATED: Thu., July 23, 2015
Highly recruited women’s basketball player Chandler Smith will transfer to Gonzaga after playing one season with Nebraska, the school announced on Thursday.
Sun., June 21, 2015
The Community Colleges of Spokane has been recognized as sixth-best in the nation in a competition that tracks the cumulative point totals based on the success of its teams. The …
Tue., April 7, 2015
After leading the Gonzaga women’s basketball team to the Sweet 16 in her first year, coach Lisa Fortier was named Monday as the 2015 Spalding Maggie Dixon Division-I Rookie Coach …
Fri., March 27, 2015
As Gonzaga women’s basketball coach Lisa Fortier takes her first steps into the limelight this weekend, she’ll join three others who’ve lived there for decades. Brenda Frese of Maryland, Joanne …
Wed., March 25, 2015
Everywhere she goes, she has the smile. Ask her about how her Gonzaga teammates played last weekend, Emma Wolfram smiles. Ask her about why she smiles all the time … …
Sun., March 22, 2015
CORVALLIS, Ore. – As coach Scott Rueck sees it, Oregon State’s journey to the Pac-12 Conference title began with a courageous first step from Jamie Weisner. The former Clarkston High …
Sun., March 22, 2015
CORVALLIS, Ore. – With one upset in the books, the Gonzaga women’s basketball team seeks another today on the home court of the Pac-12 champions for the chance to play …
Fri., March 20, 2015
CORVALLIS, Ore. – Throw out the seeds. All indications point to a barn burner when the Gonzaga and George Washington women’s basketball teams square off today at the NCAA tournament. …
Tue., March 17, 2015
You can, perhaps, forgive a coach who gives an interview in the heat of the moment after learning his team’s seeding for a game across the country against an unfamiliar …
Sun., March 8, 2015
Wednesday: The college basketball regular seasons are about over. Which means before we can get to the meat of the schedule, the NCAA tournament, we have to endure awards season. …
UPDATED: Tue., March 3, 2015
First-year Gonzaga women’s basketball coach Lisa Fortier was named Tuesday the West Coast Conference co-coach of the year after leading the Zags to their 11th consecutive league title.
Fri., Feb. 20, 2015
The Saint Mary’s Gaels made it a game, but the Gonzaga women’s basketball team shot its way to an 80-72 victory Thursday night to earn its 11th consecutive West Coast …
Fri., Feb. 6, 2015
The Gonzaga women’s basketball team couldn’t get out of its own way to start the game, but the Bulldogs turned on the jets and raced to a commanding 76-49 win …