Stories tagged: GU women's basketball
UPDATED: Tue., Feb. 27, 2018, 7:29 p.m.
Tuesday was time for a hearty pat on the back, as Gonzaga’s Lisa Fortier was named the Coach of the Year and Jill Barta the Player of the Year
UPDATED: Sat., Feb. 24, 2018, 9:30 p.m.
Of course, the Gonzaga women had long ago clinched the West Coast Conference regular-season title. This was about the Zags making a statement and taking another step toward the one …
UPDATED: Fri., Feb. 23, 2018, 5:44 p.m.
This week hasn’t felt much different than most weeks inside The Kennel for Emma Stach.
UPDATED: Fri., Feb. 23, 2018, 5:54 p.m.
The Gonzaga women’s basketball team is doing something amazing for Emma Wolfram, whose injuries kept her off the court all season: a ceremonial start on Senior Day against BYU.
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 21, 2018, 4:52 p.m.
Games against San Diego on Thursday and BYU on Saturday also offer an opportunity to reflect on another remarkable year: The Zags are 22-5 overall, WCC champs for the 13th …
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 14, 2018, 4:48 p.m.
In more ways than one, the Gonzaga women are looking to rebound this week. Physically, emotionally and also on the glass, the Bulldogs are trying to move forward from their …
UPDATED: Thu., Feb. 8, 2018, 10:11 p.m.
The Gonzaga women reached a few milestones Thursday night. They also shed an annoying millstone – namely the Pacific Tigers, 90-66, before an appreciative crowd at the McCarthey Athletic Center.
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 7, 2018, 9:25 p.m.
The Gonzaga women are trending.
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.
Mon., Jan. 29, 2018, 8:54 p.m.
For the third time this year, Gonzaga’s Jill Barta is the West Coast Conference Player of the Week.
UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 24, 2018, 7:10 p.m.
Laura Stockton and the Bulldogs are looking down at the rest of the West Coast Conference.
UPDATED: Sat., Jan. 20, 2018, 6:24 p.m.
The ball was ripe for the taking, and the Gonzaga women seized it with both hands. In fact, eight different players had a hand in Saturday’s turnover-fest, making it all …
UPDATED: Fri., Jan. 19, 2018, 5:57 p.m.
Gonzaga women’s basketball coach Lisa Fortier says it all the time: “Our offense starts with our defense.”
UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 17, 2018, 5:19 p.m.
Thursday’s game at Saint Mary’s is the Bulldogs’ first major West Coast Conference test of the season. A win over the Gaels would keep GU (13-4 overall and 6-0 in …
UPDATED: Sat., Jan. 13, 2018, 11:14 p.m.
Asked to find any flaws in her players’ performance Saturday afternoon, Gonzaga women’s coach Lisa Fortier had to work harder than they did.
UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 10, 2018, 4:23 p.m.
After only four games, the chase is on in the West Coast Conference women’s basketball race.
UPDATED: Tue., Dec. 26, 2017, 7:53 p.m.
Eleven games into the season, so much has changed for the Gonzaga women – and so little.
Mon., Dec. 25, 2017, 8:07 p.m.
Gonzaga standout forward Jill Barta scored 21 points to go with 11 rebounds against Western Illinois for her fifth double-double in 10 games this season and earned WCC Player of …
UPDATED: Thu., Dec. 21, 2017, 9:51 p.m.
Basically, the Gonzaga women had a great game Thursday night. The Bulldogs beat Western Illinois, 80-65, the old-fashioned way; they hit the short jumper, crashed the boards and got to …
Wed., Dec. 20, 2017, 5:44 p.m.
Western Illinois knocked off 18th-ranked Stanford for the program’s first win over a ranked team. It also was the biggest win in school history for the Leathernecks, whose next game …
Fri., Dec. 15, 2017, 6 a.m.
How whimsical was that scene last weekend at the McCarthey Athletic Center?
Sat., Dec. 9, 2017, 6:44 p.m.
Just in time, it’s finals week at Gonzaga. That should give the Bulldogs women a few days to focus on something besides Saturday’s 52-50 home loss to UNLV, which was …
UPDATED: Sat., Dec. 2, 2017, 6:01 p.m.
Eight minutes was enough for the Gonzaga women; eight minutes of near-perfect defense and dominance in the paint on both ends of the court.
UPDATED: Wed., Nov. 22, 2017, 5:36 p.m.
It’s only November, but the Gonzaga women are in Las Vegas for a potentially season-defining tournament.
Fri., Nov. 17, 2017, 4:35 p.m.
Jill Barta will be back in her home state and Gonzaga hopes to get into the win column today as the Bulldogs play at Montana in a nonconference women’s basketball …
UPDATED: Mon., Nov. 13, 2017, 8:54 p.m.
Gonzaga added more versatility for the future with the signing of forward Melody Kempton of Post Falls to a National Letter of Intent.
UPDATED: Thu., Nov. 9, 2017, 4:06 p.m.
Gonzaga forward Jill Barta is one of 20 candidates for the inaugural Cheryl Miller Award given to the top small forward in Division I women’s basketball.
UPDATED: Sun., Nov. 5, 2017, 8:30 p.m.
Jenn Wirth’s first game as a Gonzaga Bulldog was so much fun, she wants to do it again. Tomorrow.
UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 3, 2017, 10:55 p.m.
Gonzaga women’s basketball coach Lisa Fortier announced on Friday that redshirt senior Emma Wolfram will miss the 2017-18 season with a knee injury, ending her career with the Zags.
UPDATED: Thu., Nov. 2, 2017, 5:57 p.m.
The Northwest Christian players might want to bring crash helmets for Sunday’s game at Gonzaga.