Four players scored in double-figures, including Caleigh Ryan who scored a team- and season-high 20 points, as the Wesleyan University women’s basketball team defeated non-conference foe New Jersey City on the road, 72-65. Ryan also grabbed 10 rebounds for her first career double-double.
The Wesleyan University women’s basketball team lost to the two-time defending national champions and No. 5 Amherst College on the road Saturday afternoon, 62-44. Tara Berger led the team with 11 points and six rebounds, while Madeline Eck dropped 31 points and grabbed 12 boards for the Mammoths.
The Wesleyan University women’s basketball team rallied in the third quarter, but Middlebury College prevailed in the final 10 minutes of regulation as the Cardinals lost 69-57 on Saturday afternoon in Silloway Gymnasium.
The Wesleyan University women’s basketball team cruised in the second half en route to a decisive 71-39 non-conference win over Plattsburgh State on Thursday afternoon on the final day of The Exclusive Tournament.
The Wesleyan University women’s basketball team lost a difficult non-conference game to nationally-ranked No. 2 Thomas More in Day 1 of The Exclusive Tournament on Wednesday afternoon at St. Thomas University, 85-49.
The Wesleyan University women’s basketball team went 11-for-22 from downtown as it cruised to a commanding 79-42 win on Wednesday night over Endicott College in Silloway Gym. Three players scored in double-figures for the Cardinals with Olivia Gorman leading the way. The senior dropped a game-high 15 points while Chynna Bailey and Ava Tompkins each scored 12.
Tara Berger recorded her fourth consecutive double-double and Olivia Gorman dropped a game-high 17 points to help lead the Wesleyan University women’s basketball team to a 63-57 win over Marywood in non-conference action Saturday afternoon.
Five players scored in double-figures for the Wesleyan University women’s basketball team as the Cardinals cruised to a commanding 84-38 win over Medgar Evers in non-conference action Tuesday night. Olivia Gorman led the way with a game-high 17 points and Tara Berger recorded her third double-double of the season with 10 points and 11 boards.
A pair of freshman helped lead the Wesleyan University women’s basketball team to a commanding 82-59 win over Swarthmore College on Saturday afternoon on the road. Caleigh Ryan scored 19 points on 9-of-15 shooting and Marina Petruzzi dropped 17 points off the bench while going 3-of-6 from downtown.
Senior captains Chynna Bailey and Tara Berger each recorded a double-double on Friday night but the Wesleyan University women’s basketball team came up short in a neutral site contest against Cabrini, 69-61. The game was played on the campus of Swarthmore, who the Cardinals will play tomorrow at 3 p.m.
Senior forward Maddie Bledsoe of the Wesleyan University women's basketball team has been selected to play in the New England Women's Basketball Association (NEWBA) Senior All-Star Classic, which will take place on Saturday, March 24 at 1 p.m. and will be held at Ainsworth Gymnasium at Smith College in Northampton, Mass.
Senior forward Maddie Bledsoe of the Wesleyan University women’s basketball team has been named a 2018 All-NESCAC Second Team selection, as voted on by the conference coaches and announced Wednesday by the league office.
Senior forward Maddie Bledsoe of the Wesleyan women’s basketball team and junior guard Jordan Bonner of the men’s basketball team have been named College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA) Academic All-District® First Team selections for their combined performances on the court and in the classroom.
The fifth-seeded Wesleyan women’s basketball team came out strong Saturday afternoon against top-seeded and nationally-ranked No. 1 Amherst, but the defending national champions’ stifling defense was too much to overcome as the Mammoths pulled away with a 58-31 win in the NESCAC Semifinals at LeFrak Gymnasium.
The fifth-seeded Wesleyan (17-7) women’s basketball team will play at top-seeded and nationally-ranked No. 1 Amherst (25-0) this Saturday, Feb. 24 in the NESCAC Semifinals. Tip-off is scheduled for 1 p.m. in LeFrak Gymnasium. The winner of Saturday’s Little Three showdown will face the winner of No. 2 Bowdoin (24-1) versus No. 3 Tufts (22-3) in the finals on Sunday, Feb. 25 at 12 p.m.
For the third time this season, senior forward Maddie Bledsoe of the Wesleyan University women’s basketball team has been named the NESCAC Player of the Week as she helped guide the fifth-seeded Cardinals to a 63-62 road win over No. 4 Middlebury in the NESCAC Quarterfinals on Saturday.
Senior forward Maddie Bledsoe was incredible in her first NESCAC Tournament game of her career as the went off for game-highs of 22 points and 11 rebounds to help lead the fifth-seeded Wesleyan University women’s basketball team to a thrilling 63-62 road win over fourth-seeded Middlebury College Saturday afternoon in the conference quarterfinals.
Wesleyan University (16-7, 5-5 NESCAC) returns to postseason play for the first time since the 2013-14 season as the Cardinals earned the No. 5 seed in the 2018 NESCAC Women’s Basketball Championships. Wesleyan will play at fourth-seeded Middlebury College (17-7, 6-4 NESCAC) this Saturday, Feb. 17, at 3 p.m.
Tara Berger ’19 scored a game-high 15 points on a perfect 6-of-6 shooting while grabbing nine rebounds and blocking five shots but the Wesleyan University women’s basketball team lost to No. 5 Bowdoin College in its regular-season finale, 88-51.
Junior guard Olivia Gorman of the Wesleyan University women’s basketball team dropped 21 points on 8-of-15 shooting Friday night to help guide the Cardinals to a 74-62 win over Colby College in Silloway Gymnasium.
Senior guard Maeve Vitale’s hot hand late in the second half helped propel the Wesleyan University women’s basketball team to a 59-50 win over in-state NESCAC rival Trinity College Friday night in Silloway Gymnasium.