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  • CHALK, EZELL & FOX EARN GNAC ALL-CONFERENCE HONORS
    February 27, 2017
    BOSTON, Mass. – Senior forwards Jen Chalk (Horseheads, N.Y.), Alexis Ezell (Acworth, Ga.) and junior guard Alisha Fox (National Park, N.J.) have been selected to the 2016-17 GNAC Women’s Basketball All-Conference teams, it was announced earlier today by the conference office. All three players make their first appearance on the All-Conference team with Chalk earning Second Team honors while Ezell and Fox garner Third Team accolades.
  • SAINTS TAKE MONKS TO OT IN GNAC CHAMPIONSHIP BUT FALL SHORT
    February 25, 2017
    STANDISH, Maine – Saint Joseph’s College (24-4, 15-1 GNAC) defeated Emmanuel College (20-8, 14-2 GNAC), 81-70 in overtime, in the 2017 Great Northeast Athletic Conference (GNAC) Women’s Basketball Championship at the Harold Alfond Center on Saturday afternoon.
  • SAINTS GEARED FOR GNAC CHAMPIONSHIP REMATCH WITH SAINT JOSEPH’S
    February 24, 2017
    BOSTON, Mass. – The Emmanuel College women’s basketball team is set to travel to Standish, Maine for the 2017 Great Northeast Athletic Conference Championship on Saturday, February 25 at 1:00 PM. The Saints bring a 20-7 overall record to the contest after posting a 14-2 mark in the GNAC to earn the top seed in the GNAC South Division. The Monks stand at 23-4 overall and posted 15-1 mark in the GNAC to secure the No. 1 seed in the GNAC North.
  • SAINTS PUNCH TICKET TO GNAC FINALS WITH 73-67 WIN OVER NORWICH
    February 23, 2017
    BOSTON, Mass. – Senior forward Jen Chalk (Horseheads, N.Y.) scored 17 points on 6-of-7 shooting to power No. 1 (S) Emmanuel College past No. 2 (N) Norwich University, 73-67, Thursday evening in the Great Northeast Athletic Conference tournament Semifinals. The win lifts the Saints to 20-7 on the year marking the 22nd 20-win season in program history while the loss drops the Cadets to 16-11.
  • SAINTS SET FOR GNAC SEMIFINAL MATCH-UP VS NORWICH
    February 22, 2017
    BOSTON, Mass. – The Emmanuel College women’s basketball team is set to host Norwich University in the 2017 Great Northeast Athletic Conference Semifinals on Thursday, February 23 at 7:00 PM on the Andy Yosinoff Court. The Saints bring a 19-7 overall record to the contest after posting a 14-2 mark in the GNAC to earn the top seed in the GNAC South Division. The Cadets stand at 16-10 overall and posted 9-7 mark in the GNAC to secure the No. 2 seed in the GNAC North.
  • BIG SECOND HALF LIFTS WOMEN’S HOOPS PAST SIMMONS IN GNAC QUARTERFINALS
    February 21, 2017
    BOSTON, Mass. – The Emmanuel College women’s basketball team pulled away in the second half to defeat Simmons College, 91-64, Tuesday evening in Great Northeast Athletic Conference Quarterfinals action at the Andy Yosinoff Court. The No. 1 (S) seeded Saints improve to 19-7 on the year while the No. 4 (N) seeded Sharks end the 2016-17 campaign with an 8-16 record.
  • WOMEN’S HOOPS SET TO HOST SIMMONS IN GNAC QUARTERFINALS
    February 20, 2017
    BOSTON, Mass. – The Emmanuel College women’s basketball team is set to host Simmons College in the 2017 Great Northeast Athletic Conference Quarterfinals on Tuesday, February 21 at 7:00 PM on the Andy Yosinoff Court.
  • SAINTS BEAT UP ON SUFFOLK IN REGULAR-SEASON FINALE, 79-53
    February 18, 2017
    BOSTON – After a back-and-forth first quarter, Emmanuel took over and the Suffolk women’s basketball team could not find its rhythm as the Rams fell, 79-53, Saturday afternoon inside Regan Gymnasium.
  • SAINTS SOAR PAST FALCONS ON SENIOR DAY, 85-56
    February 11, 2017
    BOSTON, Mass. – The Emmanuel College women’s basketball team soared past Albertus Magnus College, 85-56, Saturday afternoon in Great Northeast Athletic Conference action at the Andy Yosinoff Court. The Saints improve to 17-7 overall and 13-2 in the GNAC while the loss dips the Falcons to 12-11 and 7-7.
  • MONKS EDGE SAINTS IN TITLE GAME REMATCH, 75-64
    February 08, 2017
    STANDISH, Maine – Saint Joseph’s College (19-3, 13-0 GNAC) defeated Emmanuel College (16-7, 12-2 GNAC), 75-64, in a rematch of the 2016 Great Northeast Athletic Conference (GNAC) Women’s Basketball Championship at the Harold Alfond Center on Wednesday evening.
  • CHALK LIFTS WOMEN’S HOOPS TO 10TH STRAIGHT GNAC WIN
    February 04, 2017
    BOSTON, Mass. – Senior forward Jen Chalk (Horseheads, N.Y.) scored 22 points to lead the Emmanuel College women’s basketball team past Mount Ida College, 91-72, Saturday afternoon in Great Northeast Athletic Conference action at the Andy Yosinoff Court. The Saints improve to 16-6 overall and 12-1 in the GNAC while the loss drops the Mustangs to 5-16 and 1-11 in conference play.
  • BENCH POWERS WOMEN’S HOOPS PAST NORWICH, 72-47
    February 02, 2017
    BOSTON, Mass. – Led by a 45-point showing from its bench, the Emmanuel College women’s basketball team powered past Norwich University 72-47 Thursday evening in Great Northeast Athletic Conference action at the Andy Yosinoff Court. The win lifts the Saints to 15-6 overall and 11-1 in GNAC play while the loss drops the Cadets to 12-8 overall and 7-5 in the GNAC.
  • FOX LEADS WOMEN’S BASKETBALL OVER SIMMONS, 75-61
    January 28, 2017
    BOSTON, Mass. – Junior guard Alisha Fox (National Park, N.J.) netted 14 points and the Emmanuel College (Mass.) defense forced 37 turnovers en-route to a 75-61 victory over host Simmons College in a Great Northeast Athletic Conference women’s basketball contest this afternoon at Moore Gymnasium in Boston, Mass. The Saints have won eight of their last nine games and improve to 14-6 overall, including 10-1 in league play, while the Sharks fall to 5-10 and 5-5.
  • EZELL POSTS NEW CAREER-HIGH IN WOMEN'S HOOPS 79-76 WIN OVER ALBERTUS MAGNUS
    January 26, 2017
    NEW HAVEN, Conn. – Senior forward Alexis Ezell (Acworth, Ga.) poured in a career-high 23 points to lead the Emmanuel College women’s basketball team past Albertus Magnus College, 79-76, Thursday evening at The Nest. The Saints improve to 13-6 on the year and 9-1 in GNAC play while the loss moves the Falcons to 11-8 and 6-4 in the GNAC.
  • WOMEN’S BASKETBALL HANGS WITH No. 1 JUMBOS
    January 24, 2017
    BOSTON, Mass. – The Tufts University women’s basketball team used an 11-0 run to open the second quarter to pull away from Emmanuel College in a 69-48 win Tuesday evening in non-conference action on the Andy Yosinoff Court. The Jumbos, who are ranked No. 1 in the most recent D3hoops.com national poll, stay perfect on the year improving to 19-0 while the loss ends the Saints six-game winning streak, dropping them to 12-6 on the season.
  • Emmanuel Women's Basketball - McLaughlin Drains Half Court Buzzer-Beater vs. No. 1 Tufts
    January 24, 2017
    Emmanuel College sophomore Madison McLaughlin drained a half court buzzer-beater at the end of the first quarter to tie the score at 9-9 against No. 1 Tufts University on Tuesday, Jan. 24, 2017. #goECSaints www.goECSaints.com
  • SAINTS CRUISE TO 76-37 WIN OVER USJ
    January 21, 2017
    BOSTON, Mass. – Despite a slow start, the Emmanuel College women’s basketball team cruised to a 76-37 victory over University of Saint Joseph (CT) Saturday afternoon in Great Northeast Athletic Conference action at the Andy Yosinoff Court. The Saints improve to 12-5 overall and 8-1 in GNAC play while the loss drops USJ to 7-9 and 2-6 in the GNAC.
  • SAINTS HOLD ON FOR 60-55 GNAC WIN OVER JOHNSON & WALES
    January 19, 2017
    PROVIDENCE, RI– After spotting Emmanuel a 19-point lead, the Johnson & Wales University women’s basketball team mounted a comeback that came up just short. The Wildcats dropped a 60-55 decision to the Saints on Thursday.
  • CHALK NETS CAREER-HIGH IN 102-78 WIN OVER RIVIER
    January 16, 2017
    NASHUA, N.H. - Emmanuel College senior forward Jen Chalk (Horseheads, N.Y.) poured in a career-high 32 points to pace the women's basketball team to a 102-78 Great Northeast Athletic Conference win over Rivier University on Monday afternoon at the Muldoon Gymnasium. The loss sends the Raiders to 3-10 overall and 1-5 in the conference while Emmanuel improves to 10-5, 6-1 GNAC.
  • WOMEN’S BASKETBALL POSTS 75-45 WIN OVER ANNA MARIA
    January 14, 2017
    BOSTON, Mass. – All 15 players on the Emmanuel College women’s basketball team scored in a convincing 75-45 victory over Anna Maria College in Great Northeast Athletic Conference action on Saturday afternoon at the Andy Yosinoff Court. The Saints improve to 9-5 on the year and 5-1 in GNAC play while the loss drops the AMCats to 2-11 and 0-5.
  • WOMEN'S BASKETBALL COASTS TO 82-30 WIN OVER LASELL
    January 12, 2017
    BOSTON, Mass. – The Emmanuel College women’s basketball team coasted to an 82-30 victory over Lasell College Thursday evening in Great Northeast Athletic Conference action at the Andy Yosinoff Court. The Saints never trailed and improve to 8-5 overall and 4-1 in the GNAC. The Lasers fall to 5-7 on the season and 2-3 in GNAC action.
  • CHALK, MILLER & FOX LIFT WOMEN'S HOOPS TO 84-61 WIN AT MOUNT IDA
    January 10, 2017
    Newton, Mass. – Mount Ida College led for most of the first half, and trailed by just one point at halftime, but eventually fell short in their quest for their first win over Emmanuel College, as the Saints outscored the Mustangs 43-21 in the second half en route to an 84-61 victory in Great Northeast Athletic Conference (GNAC) women's basketball on Tuesday night at Mount Ida Athletic Center.
  • CHALK, MILLER & FOX LIFT WOMEN'S HOOPS TO 84-61 WIN AT MOUNT IDA
    January 10, 2017
    Newton, Mass. – Mount Ida College led for most of the first half, and trailed by just one point at halftime, but eventually fell short in their quest for their first win over Emmanuel College, as the Saints outscored the Mustangs 43-21 in the second half en route to an 84-61 victory in Great Northeast Athletic Conference (GNAC) women's basketball on Tuesday night at Mount Ida Athletic Center.
  • PEDERZANI’S LATE THREE POWERS JWU OVER EMMANUEL, 49-45
    January 08, 2017
    BOSTON, Mass. – Junior guard Raquel Pederzani (Coventry, R.I.) buried a three with 8.4 seconds remaining in regulation to give the Johnson & Wales University women’s basketball team the lead for good in a 49-45 victory over host Emmanuel College in Great Northeast Athletic Conference action Sunday afternoon at the Andy Yosinoff Court. The win lifts the Wildcats to 6-5 on the year and 1-1 in GNAC play while the loss drops the Saints to 6-5 and 2-1 in the GNAC.
  • SAINTS CLOSE SEMESTER WITH FIFTH STRAIGHT WIN, DOWN SALEM STATE 91-77
    December 13, 2016
    BOSTON, Mass. – The Emmanuel College women’s basketball team cruised to a 91-77 non-conference victory over Salem State University Tuesday evening at the Andy Yosinoff Court. The Saints close out the first semester on a five-game winning streak and improve to 6-3 on the year while the loss drops the Vikings to 7-4 overall.
  • FOX FUELS WOMEN'S HOOPS PAST PINE MANOR, 91-75
    December 08, 2016
    CHESTNUT HILL, Mass. – Junior guard Alisha Fox (National Park, N.J.) poured in a career high 25 points to lift the Emmanuel College women’s basketball team past host Pine Manor College, 91-75, Thursday evening in non-conference action. The Saints capture their fourth consecutive win to improve to 5-3 on the year while the loss drops the Gators to 4-5 overall.
  • WOMEN'S BASKETBALL CRUISES TO THIRD STRAIGHT WIN TOPPING RIC, 70-41
    December 07, 2016
    Providence, R.I.--The Emmanuel College women’s basketball team posted a 70-41 victory against Rhode Island College in a non-conference contest played at The Murray Center on Wednesday evening. RIC has now dropped six straight decisions against Emmanuel.
  • WOMEN'S BASKETBALL STAYS HOT WITH 82-59 WIN OVER USJ
    December 03, 2016
    WEST HARTFORD, Conn. – University of Saint Joseph (CT) senior Carlee Putnam (Niantic, CT) poured in a game-high 21 points, but the Emmanuel College Saints used high-pressure, full-court defense and forced 31 USJ turnovers to down the Blue Jays, 82-59, in a Great Northeast Athletic Conference (GNAC) showdown on Saturday afternoon inside the O'Connell Center.
  • SAINTS MARCH PAST SUFFOLK IN GNAC OPENER, 75-63
    December 01, 2016
    BOSTON, Mass. - The Emmanuel College Saints marched on to a 75-63 win over conference opponent Suffolk University. The action packed victory was powered by a double-double effort from freshman center Tatijana Ferguson (Boynton Beach, Fla.) and 13 point games by both senior forwards Jen Chalk (Horseheads, N.Y.) and Alexis Ezell (Acworth, Ga.).
  • No. 2 AMHERST CHARGES PAST WOMEN'S HOOPS, 69-40
    November 29, 2016
    BOSTON, Mass. – In a balanced offensive effort that saw three players in double figures, No. 2 Amherst College downed the Emmanuel College women’s basketball team, 69-40, Tuesday evening in non-conference action at the Jean Yawkey Center. Merideth Doswell (Richmond, Va.) scored a game high 19 points with 15 of them coming in the second half while also contributing nine rebounds. Amherst moves to 4-0 on the year as Emmanuel drops to 1-3 overall.
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