Posts tagged Florida Gulf Coast

Hansen, Papich earn NCAA Woman of the Year nominees

   June 25, 2014 12:35 am    0

Recent graduates Sarah Hansen (Florida Gulf Coast) and Jen Papich (Gannon) have finished their college basketball careers, but each earned another accolade to cap their impressive résumés. Both were named as NCAA Woman of the Year nominees this week. The award honors women who excel inside and outside college athletics. Hansen, a General McLane graduate,…

 

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Florida Gulf Coast blog features tribute to Hansen

   April 16, 2014 4:49 pm    0

General McLane graduate Sarah Hansen recently concluded an outstanding basketball career at Division I Florida Gulf Coast where she finished as the leading career scorer and rebounder. She also was a standout off the court and received many academic honors. In a recent post on the FGCU Athletics blog, Michael Tolvo addressed what Hansen has…

 

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Hansen, McBride to open NCAA Tournament play today

   March 22, 2014 10:54 am    0

The Division I women’s basketball season hits a high point today, and area fans will be particularly interested. Area graduates Sarah Hansen and Kayla McBride will open their final NCAA Tournaments with their teams today. Hansen, a General McLane graduate, and Florida Gulf Coast will make their second appearance in the NCAA Tournament in three…

 

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Two area women to play in NCAAs, two to play in WNIT

   March 18, 2014 7:08 am    0

Four area women and an area coach will continue their college basketball seasons in postseason Division I tournaments after teams learned the brackets for the NCAA and WNIT tourneys. • Villa Maria graduate Kayla McBride and No. 2 Notre Dame (32-0) earned a No. 1 seed and will play in the Notre Dame Region. The…

 

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Florida Gulf Coast wins NCAA bid; Hansen receives Hall honor

   March 17, 2014 6:31 am    0

General McLane graduate Sarah Hansen enjoyed a pair of big moments with the Florida Gulf Coast women’s basketball program over the weekend — one on the court and one off the court. On Sunday, Hansen helped the Eagles claim their second NCAA berth in three seasons with a 72-70 overtime victory against Stetson in the…

 

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Hansen, Florida Gulf Coast go for NCAA bid this afternoon

   March 16, 2014 9:33 am    0

Sarah Hansen and the Florida Gulf Coast women’s basketball team will play for a bid in the NCAA Tournament today. The General McLane graduate will lead top-seeded FGCU against No. 2 Stetson in the Atlantic Sun Conference tournament today at 3 p.m. at Florida Gulf Coast’s Alico Arena. The winning team will receive an automatic…

 

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Hansen named Atlantic Sun’s top player, scholar-athlete again

   March 13, 2014 4:47 pm    0

General McLane graduate Sarah Hansen continues to pile up awards from the Atlantic Sun Conference during her senior year with the Florida Gulf Coast women’s basketball team. Hansen, a 5-foot 10-inch guard, was named Atlantic Sun Player of the Year for the second straight season while earning a spot on the A-Sun all-star first team for…

 

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Area women prepare for D-I basketball conference tourneys

   March 3, 2014 3:37 pm    0

Several former District 10 women’s basketball standouts will be playing in Division I conference tournaments this week. Here’s a rundown of a few: • Villa Maria graduate Kayla McBride helped No. 2-ranked Notre Dame win the regular-season title in their first season in the Atlantic Coast Conference, and the Fighting Irish enter this week’s tournament…

 

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Cram Session: McBride, Hansen, other women’s basketball updates

   February 14, 2014 12:08 pm    0

Cram Session features quick-hitting athlete updates and commentary: WOMEN’S BASKETBALL: • Villa Maria grad Kayla McBride had a team-high 19 points, four assists, three steals and three rebounds in 26 minutes of action as Notre Dame stayed unbeaten with an 82-61 victory over Boston College on Thursday. The No. 2-ranked Fighting Irish improved to 24-0…

 

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Women’s basketball updates: Miller gets Indiana back on track

   February 9, 2014 10:54 am    0

Women’s basketball updates involving area grads: Curt Miller has his young Indiana women’s basketball team on a bit of a run after a recent slump in Big Ten Conference play. The Hoosiers registered their second win in a row Saturday as they avenged an earlier loss and beat Wisconsin 79-69 at Assembly Hall in Bloomington,…

 

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