Posts tagged Kayla McBride

Kayla McBride update: more observations on WNBA draft

By | April 15, 2014 7:46 am | 0 Comments


Villa Maria graduate and former Notre Dame star Kayla McBride took the next step in her basketball career Monday when she was selected by the San Antonio Stars with the No. 3 overall pick in the WNBA draft. Here are a few observations about McBride, the Stars and the WNBA draft: • New uniform: Check… View Article

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WNBA mock draft has McBride going No. 4 overall Monday

By | April 13, 2014 9:15 pm | 0 Comments


The WNBA Draft is scheduled for Monday at 8 p.m. in Uncasville, Conn., and Villa Maria graduate Kayla McBride is considered a likely first-round pick. The former Notre Dame guard, who concluded her career in the NCAA championship game Tuesday, is coveted by WNBA teams because she’s a big guard who can handle the ball,… View Article

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Villa Maria grad McBride to attend WNBA Draft on Monday

By | April 11, 2014 4:09 pm | 1 Comment


Villa Maria graduate and Notre Dame basketball standout Kayla McBride will be one of 12 top players who will attend the WNBA Draft on Monday at Mohegan Sun Arena in Uncasville, Conn. McBride completed her college career with the Fighting Irish on Tuesday night in a loss to UConn in the national championship game. However, McBride starred… View Article

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Despite loss, McBride makes strong showing at Final Four

By | April 9, 2014 7:57 am | 0 Comments


It was not the ending that Kayla McBride wanted, but the Villa Maria graduate still made quite an impression at the Women’s Final Four this week. Powerful UConn (40-0) beat Notre Dame 79-58 Tuesday in Nashville, Tenn., to hand the Fighting Irish (37-1) their only loss of the season as McBride concluded her college career…. View Article

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Villa Maria graduates pictured from college game

By | April 8, 2014 2:42 pm | 0 Comments


As Villa Maria graduate Kayla McBride prepares to lead Notre Dame against UConn tonight in a battle of unbeaten teams in the NCAA women’s basketball championship game, area residents are getting fired up. Lisa Roberts, a proud Villa Maria grad, sent the above screen grab from the ACC tournament game between Notre Dame and Duke. At… View Article

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Which team will win NCAA women’s title: ND or UConn?

By | April 6, 2014 11:12 pm | 0 Comments


The most anticipated game in women’s basketball history is set. Unbeaten Notre Dame (37-0) will take on unbeaten UConn (39-0) on Tuesday night for the NCAA title. It’s archrival vs. archrival. Kayla McBride vs. Breanna Stewart. Which team will win the showdown in Nashville? Vote now in the On Campus poll.  

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McBride, 3 other Pennsylvania standouts in Final Four game

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By | April 4, 2014 4:08 pm | 0 Comments


Many Erie basketball fans will tune in to ESPN on Sunday night to watch Villa Maria graduate Kayla McBride and the Notre Dame women’s basketball team take on Maryland in the Women’s Final Four in Nashville, Tenn. Here’s one intriguing subplot to the 6:30 p.m. game: McBride and three other key players in the game are former… View Article

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McBride, Notre Dame to face Maryland without Achonwa

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By | April 1, 2014 11:02 pm | 0 Comments


Villa Maria graduate Kayla McBride and the Notre Dame women’s basketball team will face quite a challenge Sunday at the Final Four in Nashville, Tenn. The Fighting Irish will meet a strong Maryland team led by All-America forward Alyssa Thomas, and they’ll have to do it without their top inside player. Notre Dame learned today that… View Article

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