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W. basketball rallies to defeat Navy

March 1, 2013

  Ajan Caneda Copy Editor The women’s basketball team concluded its regular season with a remarkable 55-48 Senior Night victory over Navy in Sojka Pavilion on March 2. Seniors Ashley Baxter, Alyssa Dunn, Lindsay Horbatuck, Felicia Mgbada and Rachel Voss were honored before the game and all ...

Women's basketball toppled by Holy Cross, American

February 25, 2013

Ajan Caneda Senior Writer The women’s basketball team overcame a 14-point second half deficit to beat Holy Cross at home on Jan. 26, but the Bison weren’t as fortunate in their second meeting against the Crusaders, as they fell 57-49 in Worcester, Mass. on Feb. 23. At American, another double-digit ...

W. basketball drops two PL contests

February 18, 2013

Ajan Caneda Senior Writer The women’s basketball team had a solid start against Lafayette on Feb. 16, but the Leopards’ second half turnaround guided them to a 66-61 overtime victory over the Orange and Blue. After a low-scoring first half at Lehigh on Feb. 20, a late scoring run by the Moun...

Romine scores 1,000th carer point, Bison lose twice

February 9, 2013

Ajan Caneda Copy Editor Shelby Romine ’14 scored her 1,000th career point against Army on Feb. 9, but it would not be enough for the Bison to overcome an off shooting night, as they fell 44-35 in Sojka Pavilion. The Bison had a stronger offensive performance against Colgate but suffered a 58-51 loss...

Women's basketball flounders at Navy

February 2, 2013

Ajan Caneda Senior Writer After staging two consecutive second half comebacks, the women’s basketball team couldn’t replicate the same performance against Navy, suffering a 61-40 defeat in Annapolis, Md. on Feb. 2. The Orange and Blue dropped to 13-9 overall, finishing the first half of Patriot Leag...

Women's basketball splits against rivals

January 27, 2013

Ajan Caneda Senior Writer Although the women’s basketball team put up a valiant second half effort, it was not enough to negate American’s first half blitz, as the Bison fell 66-58 in Sojka Pavilion. The loss snapped the Orange and Blue's four-game winning streak, which was topped off by a n...

Women defeat two rivals

January 22, 2013

Ajan Caneda Senior Writer On Jan. 23, the Bison won their third consecutive game in convincing fashion, defeating Lehigh 53-37 in Bethlehem to improve to 12-7 overall and 3-1 in conference play. Shelby Romine ’14 finished with 18 points and six rebounds, while Alyssa Dunn ’13 scored 13 points...

Women's basketball continues win streak

November 27, 2012

Ajan Caneda Copy Editor After stumbling to a 0-2 start, the women’s basketball team bounced back to win its first game of the season against Canisius 59-50, giving head coach Aaron Roussell his first win as Bison head coach. On Nov. 21, the Orange and Blue carried that momentum back home, where th...

Women fall in close contests

November 11, 2012

Ajan Caneda Copy Editor In its season opener against Xavier on Nov. 10, the women’s basketball team gave the Musketeers all they could handle, but second half shooting woes led to the Bison’s 71-62 defeat in Cincinnati, Ohio. Guard Shelby Romine ’14 led the Orange and Blue with 21 points and...

Roussel named head women's basketball coach

April 21, 2012

By Thomas Walter It was an emotional season for the women's basketball team. After making it to the semifinals of the Patriot League Tournament behind the sensational play of Patriot League All-Rookie Team guard Shelby Romine ’14, the expectations coming into this year were high. But after startin...

Women's basketball loses in first round of tournament

March 8, 2012

Ajan Caneda Staff Writer A second-half shooting surge led Lehigh to a 63-47 win over the women’s basketball team on March 1, eliminating the Bison from the Patriot League Tournament. Shelby Romine ’14 was the leading scorer with 16 points. Neither team gained a comfortable lead in the first 10 minutes of the game...

Women's basketball struggles at Navy

February 29, 2012

By Ajan Caneda Staff Writer The women’s basketball team finished the regular season with a 60-51 loss at Navy last Saturday. The Orange and Blue closed the regular season with a 5-24 record, going 3-11 in Patriot League play and claiming the seventh seed in the Patriot League Tournament. Turnover...

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