2017-18 Women's Basketball News

  • Women's Basketball Alumni Game Set For January 13
    December 14, 2017
    The Lady Royals will turn back the clock on Saturday, Jan. 13, when they host their annual alumni game in the Long Center at 10 a.m.
  • Mann Lifts Lady Royals Past York, 67-63
    December 13, 2017
    YORK, Pa. – Junior guard Bridgette Mann (Canadensis, Pa./Wallenpaupack) scored her team’s final nine points over the last 1:32 to spark The University of Scranton women’s basketball team to a 67-63 victory over York (Pa.) on Wednesday night.
  • University of Scranton Announces Wall of Fame Class of 2017
    December 07, 2017
    The University of Scranton will induct the seven newest members into its athletics department Wall of Fame on Saturday, Feb. 10, in a ceremony held between games of the men's and women's basketball doubleheader against Catholic in the John Long Center.
  • Lady Royals' Rally Falls Short At Juniata
    December 02, 2017
    HUNTINGDON, Pa. – The University of Scranton women’s basketball team could not overcome a 15-point deficit early in the second half, falling to Juniata, 62-54, in the Landmark Conference opener for both teams at Memorial Gymnasium.
  • Lady Royals Stifle Cabrini In 57-41 On Wednesday Night
    November 29, 2017
    RADNOR, Pa. – The University of Scranton women’s basketball team put the clamps on Cabrini on Wednesday night en route to a 57-41 victory in Nerney Field House.
  • Lady Royals' Mason Named University of Scranton Athlete of the Week
    November 27, 2017
    Sophomore forward Makenzie Mason (Doylestown, Pa./Central Bucks West) had the best game of her young career last week while helping The University of Scranton women’s basketball team knock off cross-town rival Marywood. As a result, she has been named The University of Scranton Athlete of the Week.
  • Balanced Scoring Leads Lady Royals Past Neumann, 76-44, On Monday Night
    November 27, 2017
    Eleven different players scored as The University of Scranton women's basketball team remained unbeaten with a 76-44 victory over Neumann on Monday night in the Long Center.
  • Mann, Mason Spark Lady Royals Past Marywood, 76-53
    November 21, 2017
    Junior guard Bridgette Mann (Canadensis, Pa./Wallenpaupack) and sophomore forward Makenzie Mason (Doylestown, Pa./Central Bucks West) combined for 42 points, 13 rebounds and eight assists to lead The University of Scranton women’s basketball team to a 76-53 victory over Marywood in the team’s home opener on Tuesday night in the Long Center.
  • Lady Royals' Recupero Named University of Scranton Athlete of the Week
    November 20, 2017
    Sophomore center Sofia Recupero (Whitestone, N.Y./St. Francis Prep) came off the bench to lift The University of Scranton women’s basketball team to a victory in the season opener on Friday night. As a result, she has been named The University of Scranton Athlete of the Week.
  • Lady Royals Roll To 78-43 Victory At Wilkes
    November 18, 2017
    WILKES-BARRE, Pa. – The University of Scranton women’s basketball team used stifling defense and an impressive performance at the free throw line to cruise to a 78-43 win at Wilkes on the second day of the Cross-County Challenge in the Long Center.
  • Recupero Powers Lady Royals Past King's, 64-52, In Season Opener
    November 17, 2017
    WILKES-BARRE, Pa. – Sophomore center Sofia Recupero (Whitestone, N.Y./St. Francis Prep) came off the bench to score a game-high 21 points to lead The University of Scranton women’s basketball team to a 64-52 victory over King’s College in the team’s season opener in the Cross-County Challenge at Wilkes University.
  • Royals, Lady Royals To Tip Off 2017-18 Campaigns Friday Night
    November 16, 2017
    The University of Scranton men’s and women’s basketball teams will open their 2017-18 seasons on Friday night, officially beginning the quest to defend the Landmark Conference titles that both teams won last season.
  • New-Look Lady Royals Ready To Defend Landmark Conference Crown
    November 13, 2017
    When head coach Trevor Woodruff looks at his University of Scranton women’s basketball team in the huddle this season, it will look significantly different from the one he has coached over the past two seasons. Despite the changes, the Lady Royals are expected to be in the hunt to capture their third straight Landmark Conference title.
  • Hilton Scranton Sponsors Royals', Lady Royals' Tournaments
    November 09, 2017
    The Hilton Scranton and Conference Center will sponsor tournaments for The University of Scranton’s men’s and women’s basketball teams in November and December, respectively.
  • Women’s Basketball Opens Season Ranked 13th by WBCA, 19th by D3Hoops.com
    October 31, 2017
    The University of Scranton women’s basketball team will open their 2017-18 season in a familiar spot - ranked nationally in both the Women’s Basketball Coaches Association NCAA Division III Coaches Poll and the D3Hoops.com Top 25 Rankings.
  • Women's Basketball Team Store Open Through Oct. 30
    October 19, 2017
    Are you a fan of University of Scranton women's basketball? Do you need some new gear for the upcoming 2017-18 season? Well, you're in luck, because the team has you covered!
  • Women's Basketball Program to Host Inaugural Tip-Off Dinner November 11th
    October 10, 2017
    The University of Scranton women's basketball program will host their inaugural Lady Royals Tip-Off Dinner on Saturday, November 11th beginning at 5 p.m.
  • Women’s Basketball Program Fourth All-Time in Most D3Hoops.com Top 25 Poll Appearances
    August 11, 2017
    The standard of excellence that the University of Scranton women’s basketball program has attained over 42 seasons is staggering.
  • Woodruff Announces Lady Royals' 2017-18 Slate
    July 13, 2017
    The season-opening Cross-County Challenge, the Hilton Poinsettia Classic and a holiday trip to Nashville, Tenn. will highlight The University of Scranton women’s basketball team’s 2017-18 schedule, announced by head coach Trevor Woodruff on Thursday.