2017-2018 Women's Basketball News

  • Women's basketball Comeback Bid Falls Short in 41-39 Setback to Salem State
    January 17, 2018
    SALEM, Mass. -- Kia Fernandes (Wareham, Mass.) scored a game-high 18 points and added 12 rebounds while providing a key block in the final seconds as the Salem State University women's basketball team escaped with a 41-39 Massachusetts State Collegiate Athletic Conference (MASCAC) victory over Bridgewater State University on Wednesday evening at Twohig Gymnasium.
  • Colleges: Bridgewater State Graduate Barbara Stevens Nears Coaching Milestone
    January 16, 2018
    WALTHAM, Mass. -- Her introduction to women’s college basketball came in the 1970s at Kelly Gym on the campus of what was then called Bridgewater State College.
  • Women's Basketball Falls to Westfield State, 98-88
    January 13, 2018
    WESTFIELD, Mass. – Chelsea Moussette score 20 points and Kierra McCarthy added 17 off the bench to lead the Westfield State University women’s basketball team to a 98-88 victory over visiting Bridgewater State University in a Massachusetts State Collegiate Athletic Conference (MASCAC) contest on Saturday afternoon at the Woodward Center.
  • Melton's Late Layup Lifts Women's Basketball to Dramatic 58-55 MASCAC Win over MCLA
    January 10, 2018
    BRIDGEWATER, Mass. – Senior forward Chanelle Melton’s (Brockton, Mass.) layup with 10.8 second remaining broke a 55-all tie and lifted the Bridgewater State University women’s basketball team to a dramatic 58-55 victory over MCLA in a Massachusetts State Collegiate Athletic Conference (MASCAC) contest on Wednesday evening at the Tinsley Center.
  • College Basketball: Chanelle Melton Lifts Bridgewater State to Victory
    January 10, 2018
    BRIDGEWATER, Mass. -- Chanelle Melton of Brockton put together her best game of the season for the Bridgewater State University women’s basketball team Wednesday night.
  • Women's Basketball Falls to UMass Boston, 77-50
    January 08, 2018
    BRIDGEWATER, Mass. – The visiting UMass Boston women’s basketball team cruised to a 77-50 non-conference victory over Bridgewater State University on Monday evening at the Tinsley Center.
  • Basketball Games Postponed
    January 03, 2018
    BRIDGEWATER, Mass. -- Thursday's men's & women's basketball games vs. UMass Boston have been postponed due to the impending winter storm scheduled to hit the region.
  • Destiny Fitzgerald Named MASCAC Women's Basketball Rookie of the Week
    January 02, 2018
    BRIDGEWATER, Mass. – For the third time this season, Bridgewater State University freshman forward Destiny Fitzgerald has been selected as the Massachusetts State Collegiate Athletic Conference (MASCAC) Women’s Basketball Rookie of the Week.
  • Women's Hoops Falls to Bridgewater College, 57-52, at Land of Magic Classic
    December 29, 2017
    DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – Junior guard Briana Moore (Waynesboro, Va.) scored 17 points and senior center Kaitlyn Lehan (Virginia Beach, Fla.) added 16 to lead the Bridgewater College (Va.) women’s basketball team to a 57-52 victory over Bridgewater State University on Friday at the Land of Magic Classic in Dayton Beach, Florida.
  • Women's Basketball Downs Wellesley, 53-43, at Land of Magic Classic
    December 28, 2017
    DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – The Bridgewater State University women’s basketball team posted a 53-43 victory over Wellesley College on Thursday afternoon at the Land of Magic Classic in Daytona Beach, Florida.
  • Page, DaSilva Lead Women's Basketball to 73-44 Win over Wentworth
    December 14, 2017
    BRIDGEWATER, Mass. – Senior forward Rhiana Page (Brookline, Mass.) scored a career-high 20 points and junior guard Sara DaSilva (Chelmsford, Mass.) added 16 to lead the Bridgewater State University women’s basketball team to a 73-44 victory over visiting Wentworth on Thursday evening at the Tinsley Center.
  • Women's Basketball Falls to #1 Amherst, 74-30
    December 09, 2017
    AMHERST, Mass. -- The Amherst College Mammoths continued their undefeated season with a 74-30 win over visiting Bridgewater State University in non-conference women's basketball action on Saturday afternoon at LeFrak Gymnasium.
  • Women's Basketball Falls to Johnson & Wales, 55-48
    December 06, 2017
    PROVIDENCE, R.I. -- The Johnson & Wales University women’s basketball team outscored visiting Bridgewater State University, 7-0, in the final two minutes as the Wildcats posted a 55-48 win over the Bears on Wednesday evening.
  • Destiny Fitzgerald Named MASCAC Women's Basketball Rookie of the Week
    December 04, 2017
    BRIDGEWATER, Mass. – For the second straight week, Bridgewater State University freshman forward Destiny Fitzgerald has been selected as the Massachusetts State Collegiate Athletic Conference (MASCAC) Women’s Basketball Rookie of the Week.
  • Women's Basketball Falls to #2 Tufts, 64-44
    December 02, 2017
    WILLIAMSTOWN, Mass. – The No. 2-ranked (per the WBCA Coaches Poll) Tufts University women’s basketball team defeated Bridgewater State University, 64-44, in a non-conference matchup Saturday afternoon at Williams College.
  • Women's Basketball Falls to Williams, 58-42
    December 01, 2017
    WILLIAMSTOWN, Mass. – The Williams College women’s basketball team posted a 58-42 win over visiting Bridgewater State University on Friday night at the Williams Invitational.
  • Women's Basketball Drops 83-51 Decision to UMD
    November 28, 2017
    BRIDGEWATER, Mass. – Junior forward Nakira Examond (New Bedford, Mass.) scored 23 points and senior forward Alicia Kutil (Franklin, Mass.) added 21 to lead the visiting UMass Dartmouth women’s basketball team to a convincing 83-51 non-conference victory over Bridgewater State University on Tuesday night at the Tinsley Center.
  • Destiny Fitzgerald Named MASCAC Women's Basketball Rookie of the Week
    November 27, 2017
    BRIDGEWATER, Mass. -- Bridgewater State University freshman forward Destiny Fitzgerald has been selected as the Massachusetts State Collegiate Athletic Conference (MASCAC) Women’s Basketball Rookie of the Week.
  • Women's Basketball Falls to RIC, 66-55
    November 21, 2017
    BRIDGEWATER, Mass. ? Senior guard Jessa Rubera (Newton, Mass.) scored 19 points including five three-pointers to lead the visiting Rhode Island College women?s basketball team to a 66-55 come-from-behind win over Bridgewater State University on Tuesday evening at the Tinsley Center.
  • Women's Basketball Falls to Colby-Sawyer in Cave Classic Title Game, 67-50
    November 18, 2017
    BRIDGEWATER, Mass. – Sophomore forward Tianna Sugars (Oxford, Maine) earned Most Valuable Player honors to lead the Colby-Sawyer College women's basketball team to a 67-50 victory over host Bridgewater State University in the championship game of the 2017 Cave Classic Tip-Off Tournament on Saturday afternoon at the Tinsley Center.
  • Cave Classic Tip-Off Tournament
    November 18, 2017
    BRIDGEWATER, Mass. -- The Bridgewater State University women's basketball team is hosting the Cave Classic Tip-Off Tournament on Friday, November 17th and Saturday, November 18th at the Tinsley Center.
  • Women's Basketball Advances to Cave Classic Championship Game
    November 17, 2017
    BRIDGEWATER, Mass. -- Freshman forward Destiny Fitzgerald (Medford, Mass.) tallied 13 points and seven rebounds in her collegiate debut to lead the Bridgewater State University women's basketball team to a 52-50 victory over Endicott College in the semifinal round of The Cave Classic on Friday evening at the Tinsley Center.
  • College Basketball: Chanelle Melton returns to Bridgewater State
    November 14, 2017
    BRIDGEWATER, Mass. -- The course of the 2016-17 Bridgewater State University women’s basketball season changed only 2:05 into the opening game.