2007-08 Women's Basketball News

February 29, 2008
Women's Basketball: Norwich Falls To Suffolk In GNAC Semifinals, 53-52
Ally Daniels scored a game-high 19 points, and Kayleigh Shappy and Jess Jaggars each added nine apiece, but it was not enough as the Norwich University women’s basketball team lost a tough 53-52 decision to Suffolk in the GNAC semifinals Friday evening.

February 27, 2008
Women's Basketball: Erica Rate Named All-GNAC
Norwich University women’s basketball player Erica Rate was recognized by the GNAC on Wednesday, as the sophomore guard was named to the all-league third team.

February 26, 2008
Women's Basketball: Christine Daniels Named GNAC "Rookie Of The Week"
For the fourth time this season, Norwich University freshman forward Christine Daniels was named the GNAC women’s basketball “Rookie of the Week” on Tuesday after the first-year player helped lead the Cadets to a 2-0 week.

February 26, 2008
Women's Basketball: Norwich Defeats St. Joseph's (Maine); Advances To GNAC Semifinals
Natalie Marchese led four Cadets in double-figures with a game-high 14 points, and the Norwich University women’s basketball team overcame a poor shooting night to defeat visiting St. Joseph’s (Maine), 64-54, in a GNAC Tournament quarterfinal game played Tuesday evening at Andrews Hall.

February 23, 2008
Women's Basketball: Norwich Downs Simmons For Sixth Straight Win
Christine Daniels scored a game-high 19 points and ripped down nine rebounds, and Erica Rate netted 16 points to lead the Norwich University women’s basketball team to a 74-64 victory over GNAC rival Simmons in the team’s season finale Saturday afternoon at Andrews Hall.

February 22, 2008
Women's Basketball: Regular Season Finale Time Changed
The Norwich women’s basketball team’s game versus Simmons, which was originally scheduled to be played at 1 p.m. on Saturday, Feb. 23, at Andrews Hall will now start at 3 p.m. on Saturday.

February 21, 2008
Women's Basketball: Norwich Runs Past Rivier, 71-64
Kayleigh Shappy led five Cadets in double figures with a team-high 15 points as the Norwich University women’s basketball team defeated visiting Rivier, 71-64, in a GNAC contest Thursday evening at Andrews Hall. It marked the fifth straight win for the Cadets, who rallied from a three-point halftime deficit.

February 19, 2008
Norwich Women's Basketball To "Think Pink"
The Norwich University athletic department and the NU women’s basketball team is joining nearly 1,000 schools across the country in its support against breast cancer by participating in the Women’s Basketball Coaches Association’s “Think Pink” initiative at its home game versus Rivier on Thursday, Feb. 21.

February 16, 2008
Women's Basketball: Norwich Takes Down St. Joseph's (Maine), 62-57
Kayleigh Shappy scored a team-high 14 points, and Jess Jaggars notched her third double-double of the season with added 11 points and 12 rebounds as the Norwich University women’s basketball team took a 62-57 decision from St. Joseph’s (Maine) in a GNAC contest Saturday afternoon.

February 12, 2008
Women's Basketball: Norwich Game Versus Rivier Postponed
The Norwich women’s basketball game versus Rivier, which was originally scheduled to be played Tuesday evening at NU’s Andrews Hall, has been postponed due to the heavy snow that is forecasted to hit the Northeast later today.

February 9, 2008
Women's Basketball: Norwich Blasts Daniel Webster, 72-44
Ally Daniels and Laural McWilliams each scored a team-high 12 points to lead the Norwich University women’s basketball team to a 72-44 victory over Daniel Webster in a GNAC contest played Saturday afternoon.

February 7, 2008
Women's Basketball: Norwich Runs Past Lasell, 63-46
Ally Daniels scored a team-high 16 points, and Jess Jaggars recorded a double-double with 10 points and 15 rebounds as the Norwich women’s basketball team defeated Lasell, 63-46, in a GNAC contest played Thursday night at Andrews Hall.

February 2, 2008
Women's Basketball: Shappy's Free Throws Lift Norwich Over Johnson & Wales, 63-62
Kayleigh Shappy nailed two free throws with 12 seconds remaining to lift the Norwich University women’s basketball team to a 63-62 victory over visiting Johnson & Wales in a GNAC contest Saturday afternoon at Andrews Hall.

January 31, 2008
Women's Basketball: Emmanuel Downs Norwich, 79-46
Iman Davis led three Saints in double figures with a game-high 21 points to lead Emmanuel to a 79-46 win over visiting Norwich in GNAC women’s basketball action on Thursday night.

January 26, 2008
Women's Basketball: Suffolk Gets Past Norwich, 60-49
Ally Daniels notched a double-double with a game-high 15 points and a game-best 12 rebounds, but it was not enough as the Norwich women’s basketball team dropped a 60-49 decision at Suffolk in a GNAC contest played Saturday afternoon at Regan Gymnasium.

January 23, 2008
Women's Basketball: Norwich Downs Mount Ida, 80-68
Erica Rate led four Cadets in double figures with 18 points, and Ally Daniels and Jess Jaggars each notched double-doubles as the Norwich women’s basketball team defeated visiting Mount Ida, 80-68, in a GNAC game Wednesday evening at Andrews Hall.

January 22, 2008
Women's Basketball: Christine Daniels Tabbed GNAC "Rookie Of The Week"
For the second straight week, and third time this season, Norwich freshman forward Christine Daniels was named the GNAC women’s basketball “Rookie of the Week” on Tuesday after the first-year player produced a pair of strong performances last week.

January 21, 2008
Women's Basketball: Pine Manor Edges Norwich, 54-52
Amanda Dennis recorded a double-double with 20 points and 10 rebounds, and Laura Cecil recorded 19 points as Pine Manor defeated Norwich, 54-52, in a GNAC women’s basketball game Monday evening.

January 19, 2008
Women's Basketball: Norwich Runs Past Albertus Magnus, 67-52
Laural McWilliams netted a team-high 14 points, and Erica Rate added 13 points as the Norwich women’s basketball team won its third straight game, defeating visiting Albertus Magnus, 67-52, on Saturday afternoon at Andrews Hall.

January 15, 2008
Women's Basketball: Christine Daniels Selected As GNAC "Rookie Of The Week"
Norwich freshman women’s basketball player Christine Daniels was named the GNAC “Rookie of the Week” on Tuesday after the first-year forward authored the finest performance of her young career on Saturday in NU’s 68-54 victory over Emerson.

January 15, 2008
Women's Basketball: Norwich Pounds St. Joseph's (Maine), 76-48
Jess Jaggars scored a team-high 17 points and pulled down a team-best eight rebounds, and three other Cadets scored in double figures as the Norwich women’s basketball team routed St. Joseph’s (Conn.), 76-48, in a GNAC game on Tuesday night.

January 12, 2008
Women's Basketball: Norwich Downs Emerson In GNAC Opener, 68-54
Christine Daniels notched her first career double-double, scoring a career-high 20 points and ripping down a career-best 17 rebounds, to lead the Norwich women’s basketball team to a 68-54 victory over Emerson on Saturday afternoon at Andrews Hall in the GNAC opener for both schools.

January 8, 2008
Women's Basketball: Norwich Drops 52-44 Decision At Castleton State
Mary Nienow scored a game-high 14 points, including four consecutive points with six minutes remaining in the game, to lead Castleton State past Norwich, 52-44, in women’s basketball action on Tuesday evening. The Spartans improve to 5-5 on the season, while the Cadets fall to 1-10.

January 5, 2008
Women's Basketball: King's College Defeats Norwich, 79-61
Kaitlyn Fiorino knocked down eight three-pointers en route to a game-high 31 points, and Jenna Palumbo chipped in 13 points to lead King’s College past Norwich, 79-61, in a women’s basketball game played Saturday afternoon on the final day of the Lady Monarch Invitational.

January 4, 2008
Women's Basketball: Norwich Falls To Salisbury, 68-52
Monica Merkel scored a game-high 14 points, and Marissa Manzo recorded a double-double of 12 points and 10 rebounds to lead Salisbury past Norwich, 68-52, in a women’s basketball game Friday evening.

December 8, 2007
Women's Basketball: Norwich Defeats Plattsburgh State, 65-59, In Overtime
Laural McWilliams scored a team-high 18 points, and Ally Daniels added 17 points and a team-best 10 rebounds as the Norwich women’s basketball team earned its first victory of the 2007-08 campaign, defeating visiting Plattsburgh State in overtime, 65-59, on Saturday evening at Andrews Hall.

December 4, 2007
Women's Basketball: New Paltz State Downs Norwich, 68-58
Norwich sophomore guard Erica Rate scored a game-high 17 points, but it was not enough as the Cadets dropped a 68-58 decision to visiting New Paltz State in a women’s basketball game played on Tuesday evening at Andrews Hall.

December 1, 2007
Women's Basketball: Bates Defeats Norwich, 76-50
Val Beckwith led five Bates players in double-figures with 17 points as the visiting Bobcats downed Norwich, 76-50, in a women’s basketball game played Saturday afternoon at Andrews Hall.

November 30, 2007
Women's Basketball: Cadets Drop 64-50 Decision To The Apprentice School
Tyechia Cooke scored a game-high 16 points, and Rahshann Lewter added 14 points as the Apprentice School knocked off Norwich, 64-50, in women’s basketball action on Friday evening at Andrews Hall.

November 27, 2007
Women's Basketball: Norwich Falls At Johnson State, 68-55
The Norwich University women’s basketball team lost its fourth straight game on Tuesday evening as the Cadets dropped a 68-55 decision to Johnson State.

November 20, 2007
Women's Basketball: Christine Daniels Named GNAC "Rookie Of The Week"
Norwich freshman women’s basketball player Christine Daniels was selected as the inaugural GNAC “Rookie of the Week” on Tuesday following a solid showing last weekend at the Bridgewater State Tournament.

November 20, 2007
Women's Basketball: Norwich Drops Home Opener To Middlebury, 63-50
Aylie Baker scored a game-high 18 points, and Lani Young notched 14 points and 14 rebounds as Middlebury defeated Norwich, 63-50, in women’s basketball action on Tuesday evening at Andrews Hall.

November 17, 2007
Women's Basketball: Bridgewater State Holds Off Norwich, 69-57
Colleen Feeney recorded game-highs of 17 points and 12 rebounds to lead Bridgewater State past Norwich, 69-57, in a women’s basketball game Saturday afternoon. The Cadets, who fall to 0-2 on the young season, were led by Ally Daniels, who scored a team-high 15 points.

November 16, 2007
Women's Basketball: Salve Regina Trips Norwich, 61-47
Allison Moen led a trio of players in double figures with 19 points as Salve Regina downed Norwich, 61-47, in women’s basketball action Friday night.

November 14, 2007
Women's Basketball: NU Readies For 2007-08 Season

November 1, 2007
Women's Basketball: Cadets Look To Build On Last Year's Success In 2007-08
After reeling off an impressive record of 24-4 and qualifying for the NCAA Tournament in 2006-07, optimism is running high for the Norwich women’s basketball team as it prepares to embark upon its 2007-08 campaign.