University of Richmond women's basketball head coach Michael Shafer announced on Monday morning the hiring of Martina Wood as an assistant coach. Wood spent the previous two seasons at Bucknell.
Three Spiders Headed to NCAA Career In Sports Forum
University of Richmond senior guard Janelle Hubbard continues to collect accolades as her Spider career comes to a close. This time she has been named to the VaSID All-State Second Team for her efforts during her senior season.
The University of Richmond women's basketball team has announced two more additions to the 2017 signing class, adding Tonysha Curry and Autumn Truesdale to an already talented incoming freshman class. The Spider signing class now boasts four talented players when adding in Kailyn Fee and Alex Parson, both of which were announced in the fall.
The 2016-17 women's basketball season may have come to a close on Sunday afternoon but the Atlantic 10 All-Conference accolades came rolling in on Tuesday morning. Senior guard Janelle Hubbard joins an All-Conference Team for the third-straight season and freshman forward Jaide Hinds-Clarke has been chosen to the All-Rookie Team, as announced by the conference office.
The University of Richmond women's basketball team (13-17) played arguably its best game of the season in the first round of the Atlantic 10 Championship Tournament on Sunday afternoon but so goes the nature of a rivalry; VCU (16-14) was able to come away with a, 72-64, victory at the Siegel Center, ending the 2016-17 Spider campaign.
The University of Richmond women's basketball team (13-16, 7-9 A-10) begins postseason play on Sunday afternoon and will travel across town to face rival VCU (15-14, 8-8 A-10) to do so. It will be the third time the two have met this season and the third time in the last four years the two sides will meet in the postseason.
The University of Richmond women's basketball team (13-16, 7-9 A-10) battled on Wednesday night but the shots just weren't falling as George Washington (20-8, 13-3 A-10) was able to pull away in the second half to claim the, 63-44, victory.
The University of Richmond women's basketball team (13-15, 7-8 A-10) welcomes George Washington (19-8, 12-3 A-10) to the Robins Center on Wednesday night to conclude the 2016-17 regular season. Prior to tip the Spiders will honor five seniors, three players and two managers with a special ceremony.
The University of Richmond women's basketball team (13-15, 7-8 A-10) could have folded when trailing by 13 in the fourth quarter at Saint Louis (22-6, 12-3 A-10) but instead battled back to within three in an epic comeback that ultimately fell just short, 73-66.
The University of Richmond women's basketball team (13-14, 7-7 A-10) takes its final road trip of the regular season this weekend when it travels to Saint Louis (21-6, 11-3 A-10) to square off with one of the league's top teams. The Spiders will to rectify a loss to the Billikens in Chaifetz Arena last season.
The University of Richmond women's basketball team (13-14, 7-7 A-10) picked up a huge win at home against UMass (9-18, 3-11 A-10) on Wednesday night, 56-45, to move into eight place in the Atlantic 10 standings and in position for a home game in the conference tournament with just two games left in the regular season.