2017-18 Marymount University Women's Basketball News

  • Hurst named VaSID First-Team All-State
    April 03, 2018
    Although the season has been over for a few weeks, senior Leah Hurst of the Marymount women’s basketball team is still pouring in the awards. On Tuesday, she earned a spot on First-Team All-State by the Virginia Sports Information Directors, the first time in her collegiate career. 
  • Hurst named D3hoops.com First-Team All-Region for first time in career
    March 13, 2018
    For the first time in her collegiate career, senior point guard Leah Hurst of the Marymount women’s basketball team has made her way onto the D3hoops.com All-Region Team, being tagged a first-team honoree on Tuesday. 
  • NCAA SECOND-ROUND PREVIEW: Top-20 Showdown Slates Rematch Between Saints and Yellowjackets
    March 03, 2018
    The No. 17 Marymount women’s basketball team takes on host No. 15 University of Rochester in the second round of the NCAA DIII Women’s Basketball Championship at 7 p.m., on Saturday night in the Louis Alexander Palestra. 
  • No. 17 Saints' season comes to a close against No. 15 Rochester in NCAA second-round battle
    March 03, 2018
    Another incredible season for the No. 17 Marymount women’s basketball team came to a close on Saturday night, falling in the second round of the NCAA DIII Women’s Basketball Championship to host and No. 15 University of Rochester, 53-42. 
  • MOVING ON: No. 17 Saints Shutdown MIT To Advance To NCAA DIII Second Round
    March 02, 2018
    Although the Engineers pieced together strong middle quarters, the No. 17 Marymount women’s basketball team had a stronger beginning and end including a 21-point fourth to seal up the 58-54 victory in the first round of the NCAA DIII Women’s Basketball Championship. 
  • NCAA FIRST-ROUND PREVIEW: No. 17 Saints gear up for NCAA first-round tilt against MIT
    March 01, 2018
    The No. 17 Marymount women’s basketball team enters its 20th NCAA Tournament on Friday evening, taking on MIT in the opening round at the University of Rochester at 5 p.m. It’s the first time in program history the two teams have squared off. 
  • Hurst, Rogers Earn Major Awards; Three Saints Named To All-CAC
    February 27, 2018
    After winning a CAC-record 13th conference championship and finishing atop the CAC standings with a 17-1 record during the regular season, Marymount women's basketball senior Leah Hurst was named CAC Player of the Year on Tuesday while head coach Ashlee Rogers was named CAC Coach of the Year.
  • No. 17 Saints Headed to Rochester in NCAA Tournament to Play MIT
    February 26, 2018
    INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. - The Marymount women's basketball team will be making its 20th appearance in the NCAA Division III Women's Basketball Championship when the team travels to the University of Rochester for the first and second rounds. The Saints will open against MIT on Friday, March 2.
  • CAC CHAMPIONS! Hurst's Game-Winner Lifts No. 17 Saints Past No. 20 Captains
    February 24, 2018
    ARLINGTON, Va. - Senior Leah Hurst's game-winner with 0.3 seconds remaining gave the Marymount women's basketball team its first lead of the game and the 2018 Capital Athletic Conference championship as the No. 20 Saints rallied for a 61-60 win over No. 17 Christopher Newport Saturday at Verizon Sports Arena.
  • CAC SHOWDOWN: No. 20 Saints Host No. 17 Captains for CAC Championship
    February 23, 2018
    The winner of the 2018 CAC Women's Basketball Championship and recipient of the conference's automatic bid to the 2018 NCAA Division III Women's Basketball Championship will be decided inside Verizon Sports Arena on Saturday.
  • Smothering Defense Leads No. 20 Saints Back to CAC Championship Game
    February 22, 2018
    The Marymount women's basketball team held rival Mary Washington to just 31 points, including nine in the first half, as the 20th-ranked Saints advanced to the title game of the CAC Women's Basketball Championship with a 50-31 victory over the Eagles Thursday night at Verizon Sports Arena.
  • PREVIEW: Top-seeded Saints host fourth-seeded Eagles in CAC semifinal showdown
    February 21, 2018
    The Capital Athletic Conference Tournament continues in the Verizon Sports Arena tonight, as the top-seeded Marymount women’s basketball team hosts fourth-seeded Mary Washington in a semifinal matchup at 7 p.m. 
  • Saints Crack Into Top-20 of WBCA and D3hoops.com Polls
    February 20, 2018
    ARLINGTON, Va. - After winning the CAC regular-season championship and top-seed in this week's CAC Women's Basketball Championship, the Marymount women's basketball team has moved into the top-20 of both the WBCA Division III Top 25 Coaches Poll and D3hoops.com Top 25 Poll.
  • CAC REGULAR SEASON CHAMPIONS! Saints Down Mary Washington
    February 17, 2018
    FREDERICKSBURG, Va. - Marymount women's basketball senior Leah Hurst scored her 1,000th career point en route to a team-high 11 points as the Saints concluded the CAC regular season with a 49-36 victory over Mary Washington Saturday at Ron Rosner Arena.
  • Second Half Carries No. 22/20 Saints to Road Win at Penn State Harrisburg
    February 14, 2018
    HARRISBURG, Pa. - After a poor first-half shooting performance by both teams, the Marymount women's basketball team scored 42 second-half points while shooting 58.1 percent from the floor as the Saints pulled away for a 61-43 victory over the Nittany Lions Wednesday night at The Capital Union Building.
  • Saints Continue Their Climb in the WBCA and D3hoops.com Polls
    February 13, 2018
    ARLINGTON, Va. - After posting two convincing conference victories over Wesley and Frostburg State at home by a combined 40 points, the Marymount women's basketball team climbed three sports in the D3hoops.com Top 25 Poll to No. 20 and two spots in the WBCA Division III Top 25 Coaches Poll to No. 22.
  • Senior Day victory over Bobcats seals up first-round bye in CAC Tournament for No. 24 Saints
    February 10, 2018
    The No. 24 Marymount women’s basketball team honored seniors Leah Hurst and Nicole Viscuso on Saturday afternoon and topped it off with a victory over Frostburg State University in the final home regular-season game, 66-55. With the win, the Saints seal up a first-round bye in the CAC Tournament, still remaining at a deadlock in the top spot with No. 9 Christopher Newport at 15-1. 
  • Viscuso Scores 23, No. 24 Saints Post 82-53 CAC Victory Over Wesley
    February 07, 2018
    ARLINGTON, Va. - Marymount women's basketball senior Nicole Viscuso scored a game-high 23 points to go along with six rebounds and six assists as the 24th-ranked Saints ran their home win streak to 17 with an 82-53 victory over Wesley in a CAC contest Wednesday.
  • Saints Remain Ranked in Both D3hoops, WBCA Top 25 Polls
    February 06, 2018
    ARLINGTON, Va. - For the second-straight week, the Marymount women's basketball team is nationally ranked in both national polls after coming in at No. 23 in the D3hoops.com women's Top 25 and No. 24 in the WBCA Division III Top 25 Coaches Poll.
  • Battle of conference leaders gives way to Captains over Saints
    February 03, 2018
    For the first time this season, the Marymount women’s basketball team dropped a Capital Athletic Conference contest, falling to Christopher Newport University, 70-52, in a battle of the top two teams in the league.
  • Third-quarter push gives No. 21 Saints ninth-consecutive victory
    January 31, 2018
    A third-quarter surge boosted the No. 21 Marymount women’s basketball team to its ninth-consecutive victory on Wednesday night, topping Southern Virginia University, 86-71, in CAC competition to move to 13-0 in the league. 
  • Women's basketball bumps back into D3hoops.com Top 25
    January 30, 2018
    Currently at 17-2, 12-0 in the Capital Athletic Conference, the Marymount women’s basketball team made its way back into the Top 25 this week, moving up to No. 21 in the latest D3hoops.com ranking. 
  • Hurst named ECAC DIII South Player of the Week
    January 30, 2018
    Just a day off of her first CAC Player of the Week of the season, senior point guard Leah Hurst of the No. 21 Marymount women’s basketball team earned her first ECAC nod of the year, being named ECAC Division III South Player of the Week. 
  • Hurst tabbed CAC Player of the Week for third time in career
    January 29, 2018
    For the first time this season, senior point guard Leah Hurst of the Marymount women’s basketball team has been named CAC Women’s Basketball Player of the Week, the league announced on Monday. 
  • Saints Sweep Season Series With York (Pa.) Following 72-49 Road Victory
    January 27, 2018
    YORK, Pa. - The five starters for the Marymount women's basketball team combined to score 66 of the team's 72 points, with four scoring at least 12, as the Saints swept the season series with CAC rival York (Pa.) for the fourth-straight season with a convincing 72-49 victory Saturday at Charles Wolf Gymnasium.
  • Leah Hurst Scores Career-High 21, Saints Clip Sea Gulls, 64-45
    January 24, 2018
    ARLINGTON, Va. - Marymount women's basketball senior Leah Hurst scored a career-high 21 points while the Saints limited Salisbury to just 45 while forcing 31 turnovers as they extended their CAC regular-season win streak to 18 games with a 64-45 victory over the Sea Gulls Wednesday at Verizon Sports Arena.
  • Defense Continues to Stifle as Saints Extend Home Win Streak to 15
    January 20, 2018
    ARLINGTON, Va. - Marymount women's basketball sophomore Regan Lohr scored 22 points while the Saints totaled 22 points off of 22 St. Mary's (Md.) turnovers en route to a convincing 74-41 victory in  conference contest Saturday afternoon at Verizon Sports Arena.
  • Second-Half Surge Carries Saints Past Penn State Harrisburg, 63-46
    January 17, 2018
    ARLINGTON, Va. - After both teams combined for just 40 first-half points, the Marymount women's basketball team totaled 41 in the second as the Saints pulled away for their 14th-straight win at home with a 63-46 CAC victory over Penn State Harrisburg Wednesday night at Verizon Sports Arena.
  • Saints dominate offensive boards; Down Mary Washington to open four-game home stand
    January 13, 2018
    The Marymount women’s basketball team battled past the University of Mary Washington on Saturday afternoon in the Verizon Sports Arena, 57-46, to remain untouched in Capital Athletic Conference play and extend its home win streak to 13. 
  • Viscuso, Saints throttle past Wolverines by 49 to stay perfect in CAC
    January 10, 2018
    Behind four Saints with double-figure scoring nights, the Marymount women’s basketball team throttled past Wesley College on Wednesday night on the road, 83- 34, to move to 7-0 in Capital Athletic Conference play, 12-2 overall. 
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