2018-19 Women's Basketball News

  • Women's Basketball Advances to Little East Championship Semifinals with, 66-44, Win Over Beacons
    February 19, 2019
    Boston, Mass.—Junior forward Ornela Livramento (Pawtucket, RI) scored 20 points and grabbed nine rebounds at No. 5-seeded Rhode Island College knocked off No. 4-seeded UMass Boston, 66-44, in opening round action of the 2019 Little East Women’s Basketball Championship on Tuesday evening.
  • McBorrough Named NEWBA Rookie of the Week
    February 19, 2019
    Providence, R.I.—Rhode Island College freshman forward Willcia McBorrough (Providence, RI) was named the New England Women’s Basketball Association (NEWBA) Rookie of the Week for her performance in a 2-0 week for the Anchorwomen. It is the second time this season that McBorrough has received this honor.
  • Five Score in Double Figures as Women's Basketball Ends Regular Season With, 63-52, Win Over Beacons
    February 16, 2019
    Providence, R.I.—Freshman forward Taylor Thompson (Greenville, SC) scored a team-high 12 points as the Rhode Island College women’s basketball team wrapped up the 2018-19 regular season with a 63-52 win over UMass Boston in Little East action played at The Murray Center on Saturday afternoon.
  • Guerrier Tallies 21 as Women’s Basketball Knocks Off Western Connecticut, 68-59
    February 13, 2019
    Danbury, Conn.— Sophomore Sophia Guerrier (Waltham, MA) scored a game-high 21 points to go along with five rebounds, three steals and three blocks to lead the Rhode Island College women’s basketball team to a 68-59 victory at Western Connecticut in a Little East Conference contest on Wednesday evening.
  • Women's Basketball Rolls Past Keene State, 60-42
    February 09, 2019
    Providence, R.I.—Sophomore guard Brooke Young (West Warwick, RI) scored 16 points, grabbed four rebounds and handed two assists to help the Rhode Island College women’s basketball team to a 60-42 victory against Keene State in a Little East Conference contest played at The Murray Center on Saturday afternoon.
  • Women’s Basketball Falls To UMass Dartmouth, 77-65
    February 06, 2019
    Dartmouth, Mass.— Junior forward Ornela Livramento (Pawtucket, RI) notched 14 points and added eight rebounds as the Rhode Island College women’s basketball team fell to UMass Dartmouth, 77-65, in a Little East Conference contest on the road on Wednesday evening.
  • Upcoming Promotions & AD's Team Of The Week
    February 05, 2019
    The Rhode Island College Women's Basketball Team has been named the Navigant Credit Union/Athletic Director’s Team of the Week for February 5.
  • Women's Basketball Routs Pine Manor, 96-29
    February 04, 2019
    Providence, R.I.--Five players scored in double figures as the Rhode Island College women’s basketball team posted a commanding, 96-29, victory over Pine Manor in a non-conference contest played at The Murray Center on Monday evening.
  • Women's Basketball Sweeps Season Series With Castleton
    January 30, 2019
    Castleton, Vt.—Junior forward Ornela Livramento (Pawtucket, RI) had 12 points and seven rebounds as the Rhode Island College women’s basketball team defeated Castleton, 50-46, in Little East action played at Glenbrook Gym on Wednesday night.
  • Huskies Edge Women's Basketball in Overtime, 63-58
    January 26, 2019
    Providence, R.I.—Junior guard Jordyn Gauvin (Fall River, MA) scored a game-high 18 points and hauled down four rebounds as the Rhode Island College women’s basketball team suffered a hard-fought, 63-58, overtime setback against Southern Maine in a Little East Conference contest played at The Murray Center on Saturday afternoon.
  • McBorrough and Livramento Pick Up Double-Doubles in, 58-51, Win Over Panthers
    January 23, 2019
    Providence, R.I.—Freshman forward Willcia McBorrough (Providence, RI) and junior forward Ornela Livramento (Pawtucket, RI) each had double-doubles as Rhode Island College defeated Plymouth State, 58-51, in Little East action played at The Murray Center on Wednesday evening.
  • Women’s Basketball Suffers, 52-48, Setback Against Eastern Connecticut
    January 19, 2019
    Willimantic, Conn.— Sophomore guard Sophia Guerrier (Waltham, MA) scored 12 points and added five rebounds and three steals as the Rhode Island College women’s basketball team suffered a 52-48 setback against Eastern Connecticut in a Little East Conference contest on the road on Saturday afternoon.
  • Anchorwomen Cruise Past Spartans, 60-37
    January 16, 2019
    Freshman forward Willcia McBorrough (Providence, RI) scored a game-high 10 points to go along with four rebounds and two blocks to lead the Rhode Island College women’s basketball team to a 60-37 victory vs. Castleton in a Little East Conference contest played at The Murray Center on Wednesday evening.
  • Women's Basketball Falls at UMass Boston, 58-51
    January 12, 2019
    Boston, Mass.—Freshman forward Willcia McBorrough (Providence, RI) notched a double-double with a team-best 17 points and 10 rebounds as the Rhode Island College women’s basketball team dropped a 58-51 decision at UMass Boston in a Little East Conference contest played at the Clark Athletic Center on Saturday afternoon.
  • Upcoming Promotions & AD's Team Of The Week
    January 08, 2019
    The Rhode Island College Women's Basketball Team has been named the Navigant Credit Union/Athletic Director’s Team of the Week for January 8.
  • Last Second Shot Sinks Women's Basketball vs. UMass Dartmouth
    January 08, 2019
    Providence, R.I.—Rhode Island College junior forward Ornela Livramento (Pawtucket, RI) finished with 10 points, seven rebounds, four steals, two blocks and a pair of assists, but the Anchorwomen lost, 59-58, on a last second shot vs. UMass Dartmouth in a Little East game played at The Murray Center on Tuesday evening.
  • Willcia McBorrough Named NEWBA Rookie of the Week
    January 08, 2019
    Providence, R.I.—Rhode Island College freshman forward Willcia McBorrough (Providence, RI) was named the New England Women’s Basketball Association (NEWBA) Rookie of the Week for her performance in the Anchorwomen’s, 57-38, win at Plymouth State on Jan. 5.
  • McBorrough Tabbed Little East Rookie of the Week for Third Time
    January 07, 2019
    Providence, R.I.—Rhode Island College freshman forward Willcia McBorrough (Providence, RI) was named the Little East Women’s Basketball Rookie of the Week for her performance in the Anchorwomen’s, 57-38, win at Plymouth State on Jan. 5. It is the third time this season she has received this honor.
  • McBorrough Paces Women’s Basketball To, 57-38, Win Over Plymouth State
    January 05, 2019
    Plymouth, N.H.— Freshman forward Willcia McBorrough (Providence, RI) scored a game-high 15 points and added nine rebounds to lead the Rhode Island College women’s basketball team to a, 57-38, win over Plymouth State in a Little East Conference contest on Saturday afternoon.
  • Brooke Young & Willcia McBorrough Earn Weekly Little East Awards
    December 20, 2018
    Providence, R.I.—Rhode Island College sophomore guard Brooke Young (West Warwick, RI) and freshman forward Willcia McBorrough (Providence, RI) were recognized by the Little East Conference for their respective performances in the Anchorwomen’s, 61-38, win at Johnson & Wales on Dec. 18.
  • Women's Basketball Wraps Up 2018 With, 61-38, Win at JWU
    December 18, 2018
    Providence, R.I.—Sophomore guard Brooke Young (West Warwick, RI) and freshman forward Willcia McBorrough (Providence, RI) scored 13 and 11 points, respectively, as the Rhode Island College women’s basketball team closed out the 2018 semester with a 61-38 win at Johnson and Wales on Tuesday evening.
  • Willcia McBorrough Named Little East Rookie of the Week
    December 17, 2018
    Providence, R.I.—Rhode Island College freshman forward Willcia McBorrough (Providence, RI) was named the Little East Women’s Basketball Rookie of the Week for her performance in the Anchorwomen’s, 75-71, overtime loss vs. Emmanuel on Dec. 10.
  • Saints Steal, 75-71, Overtime Win
    December 10, 2018
    Providence, R.I.—Junior forward Ornela Livramento (Pawtucket, RI) compiled 17 points, seven rebounds, four steals, two assists and a pair of blocks as the Rhode Island College women’s basketball team fell, 75-71, in overtime vs. Emmanuel at The Murray Center on Monday night.
  • Women's Basketball Falls, 57-50, at Southern Maine
    December 08, 2018
    Gorham, Maine—Freshman forward Jamayra Castro (Bellingham, MA) notched 11 points and seven rebounds as the Rhode Island College women’s basketball team fell at Southern Maine, 57-50, in a Little East Conference contest on Saturday afternoon.
  • RIC Athletics Promotions for Dec. 8 and Dec. 10
    December 07, 2018
    Providence, R.I.--Rhode Island College has announced several promotional initiatives for the men's and women's indoor track & field meet at Providence Career and Technical Academy (PCTA) on Saturday, Dec. 8 and for the men's and women's basketball doubleheader on Monday, Dec. 10.
  • Guerrier Paces Women’s Basketball To, 61-35, Win Over Keene State
    December 05, 2018
    Keene, N.H.--Sophomore guard Sophia Guerrier (Waltham, MA) scored 15 points and added seven rebounds, five assists and four steals to lead the Rhode Island College women’s basketball team to a 61-35 victory over Keene State in a Little East Conference contest on the road on Wednesday evening.
  • Jamayra Castro Leads Women's Basketball Past Colonials, 75-49
    December 01, 2018
    Providence, R.I.—Freshman guard Jamayra Castro (Bellingham, MA) scored a career-best 15 points and added eight rebounds as the Rhode Island College women’s basketball team defeated Western Connecticut, 75-49, in a Little East Conference game played at the Murray Center on Saturday afternoon.
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