2010-11 Clark University Women's Basketball News
February 23, 2011
Pioneers' Balanced Attack Ousts Cougars From Postseason, 72-61
Smith’s Lizzy BelBruno and Rosa Drummond each scored 14 points to lead a foursome of Pioneers in double figures as third-seeded Smith defeated sixth-seeded Clark, 72-61 in the New England Women's and Men's Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) quarterfinals on Wednesday evening.
February 22, 2011
Cougars Head West For Postseason Showdown With Smith
After a one season hiatus, sixth-seeded Clark University returns to postseason play on Wednesday with a New England Women’s and Men’s Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) quarterfinal matchup with number three seed Smith College – a team the Cougars have lost three of their last four games against.
February 19, 2011
Cougars Postseason Bound With 82-37 Win Over Coast Guard
Freshman Emily Reilly led all scorers with 25 points and visiting Clark clinched a spot in the New England Women’s and Men’s Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) tournament with a convincing 82-37 win over Coast Guard in the regular season finale for both teams on Saturday.
February 17, 2011
Critical Matchups All Around For Cougars This Weekend
One thing is for sure, there will not be a lack of drama or suspense when it comes to Clark Athletics this coming weekend. Three of the four winter teams will be in action and for two teams – men’s and women’s basketball – postseason berths will be on the line.
February 16, 2011
Babson Powers Past Cougars, 79-48
Visiting Babson College, ranked No. 5 in the ESPN/USA Today Division III National Poll, extended its conference winning streak to 41 games with a resounding 79-48 win over Clark University in New England Women’s and Men’s Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) women’s basketball action on Wednesday evening.
February 12, 2011
Springfield Sprints Past Cougars, 70-39
The Springfield College women's basketball team used a dominating second-half performance to cruise to a 70-39 win over visiting Clark University in New England Women's and Men's Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) action on Saturday afternoon in Blake Arena.
February 9, 2011
Cougars Drop OT Decision To Smith, 69-66
Visiting Smith College got a monster game from freshman Rosa Drummond and forced 33 Clark turnovers en route to a crucial 69-66 overtime win over the host Cougars on Wednesday evening in New England Women’s and Men’s Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) women’s basketball action.
February 5, 2011
Cougars Stunned At The Buzzer By Mount Holyoke, 59-57
Senior guard Christine Chancy drained a long jumper at the buzzer to boost Mount Holyoke to a thrilling 59-57 triumph over Clark University this afternoon in New England Women’s and Men’s Athletic Conference women’s basketball action on Saturday.
February 3, 2011
Backcourt Shines In Key NEWMAC Win
The backcourt combination of Ashleigh Condon (Hull, Mass.) and Emily Reilly (Marlboro, Mass.) combined for 43 points and visiting Clark knocked off host Wheaton, 60-53 in New England Women’s and Men’s Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) women’s basketball action on Thursday.
January 29, 2011
Seven Hills Shocker: Clark Upsets WPI, 53-51
Sophomore Kelsey Giedymin (Shrewsbury, Mass.) made a pair of free throws with eight seconds left and host Clark snapped WPI’s nine-game winning streak with a dramatic 53-51 win in New England Women’s and Men’s Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) women’s basketball on Saturday afternoon at the Kneller Athletic Center.
January 26, 2011
Wellesley Outlasts Cougars, 51-47
Powered by 21 points and 15 rebounds from Becca Kimball visiting Wellesley escaped with a hard-fought 51-47 win over Clark University in a crucial New England Women’s and Men’s Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) women’s basketball game on Wednesday evening.
January 22, 2011
Cougars Drop Second Straight, 56-50
Visiting MIT snapped an 11 game losing streak to Clark that spanned almost an entire decade, with a hard-fought 56-50 win over the host Cougars on Saturday afternoon in New England Women’s and Men’s Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) women’s basketball action.
January 19, 2011
No. 5 Babson Runs Past Clark, 85-54
Junior All-American Nicki Wurdeman (Rowley, Mass.) scored 22 of her game-high 26 points in the first half to lead nationally-ranked Babson College to an 85-54 win over visiting Clark University in a New England Women’s and Men’s Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) women’s basketball contest at Staake Gymnasium on Wednesday night.
January 17, 2011
Condon Named NEWMAC Player Of The Week
Freshman guard Ashleigh Condon (Hull, Mass.) has been named New England Women’s and Men’s Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) women’s basketball player of the week it was announced by the conference office on Monday.
January 15, 2011
Condon Clutch As Cougars Keep Rollin With 65-64 Win
Clark freshman Ashleigh Condon (Hull, Mass.) split a pair of free throws with four seconds remaining to break a tie game and lift the host Cougars to a thrilling 65-64 win over Springfield in New England Women’s and Men’s Athletic Conference women’s basketball action on Saturday afternoon.
January 13, 2011
Cougars Stay Hot With 59-55 Win Over Smith
Freshman Megan Grondin scored 14 points and classmate Emily Reilly just missed her first career double-double with 12 and nine rebounds as the visiting Cougars extended their winning streak to three games with a 59-55 win over Smith College on Thursday night.
January 8, 2011
Freshmen Lead Cougars Past Coast Guard, 76-53
Clark freshman Emily Reilly (Marlboro, Mass.) scored a career-high 26 points and the host Cougars raced past visiting Coast Guard 76-53 in New England Women’s and Men’s Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) women’s basketball action on Saturday afternoon.
January 5, 2011
2011 Men's and Women's Basketball Alumni Games
The 2011 men's and women's basketball alumni games will take place on January, 22, 2011. During halftime of the women's basketball game student athletes will be recognized for honors received in the fall along with IM Fall Champs.
January 5, 2011
Cougars Sprint Past MIT, 63-50
A 29-5 run that spanned 13 minutes in the first half helped propel Clark University to a 63-50 victory over host MIT in a New England Women’s and Men’s Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) women’s basketball game on Wednesday night.
January 3, 2011
Defense Sparks No. 21 Bowdoin Past Clark, 82-46
Host Bowdoin College extended its winning streak to nine games with a dominating defensive performance that saw them force 32 turnovers and sprint past Clark University 82-46 in the final game of the 2011 Bowdoin College Classic on Monday evening.
January 2, 2011
Cougars Can't Keep Pace With Trinity, 74-47
Trinity (Conn.) forced 28 turnovers and held Clark University to 31 percent shooting and the Bantams rolled to a convincing 74-47 win over the Cougars in the nightcap of the Bowdoin College Classic on Sunday afternoon.
December 30, 2010
Boston Globe: Condon Shines At Clark
Former Hull High three-sport captain Ashleigh Condon is off to an impressive start as a freshman guard on the Clark University women’s basketball team. One of only two Cougars players to start all of her team’s first nine games, Condon scored in double figures in four games, including 18-point performances in a 72-64 win over Emerson in her second collegiate outing, and in a 72-69 loss to Salem State.
December 11, 2010
Not Again! - Salem State Rallies For 72-69 Win
Down by as many as 13 points, visiting Salem State rallied for a thrilling 73-69 win over Clark University in non-conference women’s basketball action on Saturday afternoon at the Kneller Athletic Center.
December 9, 2010
Lyons Roar Back To Take 60-57 Decision Over Cougars
Visiting Mount Holyoke erased a 14-point halftime lead behind reserve guard Christine Clancy and held Clark to 27 percent shooting in the second half to snap a four game losing streak with a hard fought 60-57 win over the Cougars on Thursday evening at the Kneller Athletic Center.
December 7, 2010
Reilly Leads Cougars Past Wheaton, 66-62
Freshman Emily Reilly (Marlboro, Mass.) scored a career-high 20 points, made the go-ahead basket and a pair of game-sealing free throws to lift host Clark to a 66-62 win over Wheaton in New England Women’s and Men’s Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) women’s basketball action on Tuesday evening.
December 4, 2010
Cougars Can't Stay With WPI, 75-44
Elle Fontaine (Franklin, Mass.) and Lauren Hannmann (East Greenbush, N.Y.) combined for 27 first half points and freshman Kelly Morgan (Brookline, N.H.) poured in a career-best 13 points to help host WPI remain undefeated in NEWMAC play with a 75-44 victory over Clark on Saturday afternoon.
November 30, 2010
Blue Takes Charge, Collect 63-50 Win
Led by Leslie Leong's 17 points and 14 rebounds, the Wellesley College basketball team opened its NEWMAC schedule with a 63-50 win over Clark University on Tuesday night at the Keohane Sports Center. The win lifts the Blue to 4-1 on the season, 1-0 in conference play. Clark drops to 1-4, 0-1 in the NEWMAC.
November 27, 2010
Nation's No. 1 Rolls To An 88-49 Win Over Cougars
The top-ranked Amherst College women’s basketball team led from start to finish, pulling away early en route to an 88-49 win over visiting Clark University at LeFrak Gymnasium on Saturday evening.
November 21, 2010
Second Half Surge Gives UNE Tournament Title
Down by 14 at the half and by as many as 16 in the second half, the University of New England used a 20-0 run early in the second period to storm back and defeat Clark University, 67-58, in the final of the Emerson College Tip-Off Tournament played Sunday afternoon at Brown-Plofker Gym.
November 20, 2010
Balanced Attack Leads To 70-64 Win
Visiting Clark University put four players in double figures led by freshman Ashleigh Condon (Hull, Mass.), who netted a career-best 18 points and the Cougars knocked off host Emerson College 70-64, in the opening game of the Emerson College Tip-Off Classic on Saturday afternoon.
November 17, 2010
Cougars Ready For 2010-11
The arrival of seven freshmen to the Clark University women’s basketball team means several things for head coach Pat Glispin entering her 27th season on the Cougar sidelines – youth will have to be served if Clark is destined to return to the NEWMAC Tournament following last season’s hiatus.
November 15, 2010
Balanced Attack Leads Fitchburg Past Clark, 77-55
Fitchburg State placed four players in double figures led by freshman Amy Fahey’s 15 points and 11 rebounds and the visiting Falcons cruised to a 77-55 season opening win over Clark University in non-league women’s basketball action on Monday evening at the Kneller Athletic Center.
October 27, 2010
Three Alums Named To Women's Hoops Staff
Three former basketball student-athletes have been named assistant coaches for the 2010-11 season it was announced recently by Clark women’s basketball head coach Pat Glispin.
September 1, 2010
Chrissy Hall Hired As Assistant Women's Basketball Coach
Clark women’s basketball head coach Pat Glispin has announced that Chrissy Hall has been named as an assistant coach for the 2010-11 season. Hall will assist in all aspects of the program including scouting, recruiting and student-athlete development.