Women’s Basketball
Recent and archived stories about the University of Richmond's women's basketball team.
May 10, 2014, 4:52 pm
Two UR basketball coaches in hot air balloon crash

Women’s basketball staff members Ginny Doyle and Natalie Lewis were two of the three passengers in a fatal hot air ballon crash, according to sources.

Feb 27, 2014, 1:54 am
Balanced scoring leads to victory for the Spiders

Richmond women’s basketball comes away with the win against VCU with strong defensive play and high scoring contributions from all starters.

Feb 12, 2014, 6:52 pm
Women’s basketball beats Fordham 78-77 in double overtime

In their second match-up with Fordham, the Spiders fought neck-and-neck through regular play and was able to win by one shot in double overtime.

Feb 12, 2014, 6:46 pm
Women’s sports teams lose players to injuries

Women’s soccer lost players last season to ACL tears and concussions. Women’s basketball has also lost players to a back fracture, knee injury and more.

Feb 3, 2014, 12:27 pm
Women’s basketball ends winning streak against Duquesne
»By Richard Sherman

The Spiders lost to the Duquesne Dukes, 55-45, Saturday night, because of poor shooting and an inability to convert opportunities.

Jan 26, 2014, 4:41 pm
Women’s basketball loses to St. Bonaventure 53-49
»By Richard Sherman

The Spiders were in the lead throughout much of the game, but ultimately, they lost 53-49.

Jan 16, 2014, 2:27 am
Healy leads women’s basketball to victory against George Mason

Although she had not scored double digits in the past three games, Olivia Healy scored 20 points in Wednesday’s game and had seven 13 rebounds.

Dec 8, 2013, 6:25 pm
Women’s basketball beats UNC-Wilmington 64-49

The Spiders beat the Seahawks with strong performances from many players. Richmond was ahead the whole game and shot 49 percent from the field.

Nov 23, 2013, 9:16 pm
JMU Dukes beat Spiders 78-70

James Madison’s dominance on the glass propelled them to a 78-70 victory Thursday night at the Robins Center.

Nov 20, 2013, 1:48 am
Women’s Basketball falls to UAB in close game

Richmond fell to UAB, 53-49, in its first home game. it will look to rebound Thursday against James Madison.