2016-17 Anna Maria Women's Basketball News

  • AMCATS Upset Raiders on Senior Day, 87-82
    February 18, 2017
    PAXTON, Mass. – The Anna Maria College women's basketball team climbed past the Raiders of Rivier University, 87-82, at home on Saturday afternoon in Great Northeast Athletic Conference (GNAC) action. With the final win the AMCATS improve to 6-19 to end the season and 3-13 in conference play while the Raiders drop to 10-14 overall and 7-9 in the GNAC.
  • Gauvin Notches 1,000th Career Point at Trinity
    February 14, 2017
    Hartford, Conn. – Anna Maria College senior guard, Christina Gauvin (Dudley, Mass.) hit her 1,000th career point on the road at Trinity College on Tuesday evening in non-conference action. Anna Maria dropped 91-45 to the Bantams in their final road game of the season. Trinity finishes the regular season with a 13-10 overall record while the AMCATS fall to 5-19.
  • AMCATS Topped by Blue Jays, 69-56
    February 11, 2017
    WEST HARTFORD, Conn. – The Anna Maria College Women’s Basketball team traveled to the University of Saint Joseph (Conn.) on Saturday afternoon and fell by a final score of 69-56 in Great Northeast Athletic Conference (GNAC) action. The loss drops the AMCATS to 5-18 overall and 2-13 in conference play while the Blue Jays improve to 9-13 on the season and 3-10 in the GNAC.
  • AMCATS Claim Overtime Victory over Lasell, 50-48
    February 07, 2017
    NEWTON, Mass. – Led by senior Deja Taitt (Cambia Heights, N.Y.) the Anna Maria College women’s basketball team earned their second Great Northeast Athletic Conference (GNAC) victory with a 50-48 overtime thriller on Tuesday evening at Lasell College. Both teams shift to 5-17 overall, and 2-12 in the conference.
  • Women's Basketball Falls to Norwich in GNAC Battle
    February 04, 2017
    PAXTON, Mass. – The Anna Maria College women's basketball team fell to the Cadets of Norwich University, 68-61, at home on Saturday afternoon in Great Northeast Athletic Conference (GNAC) action. The loss drops the AMCATS to 4-17 overall this season and 1-12 in conference play while the Cadets improve to 13-8 overall and 8-5 in the GNAC.
  • Women's Basketball Drops at JWU, 69-55
    February 02, 2017
    PAXTON, Mass. – The Anna Maria College women's basketball team fell to the Wildcats of Johnson & Wales University (RI), 69-55, on the road on Thursday evening in Great Northeast Athletic Conference (GNAC) action. The loss drops the AMCATS to 4-16 overall this season and 1-11 in conference play while the Wildcats improve to 13-7 overall and 8-3 in the GNAC.
  • Women's Basketball Soars to 75-54 Victory Over Falcons
    January 31, 2017
    PAXTON, Mass. – The Anna Maria College women's basketball team climbed to a 75-54 victory over the visiting Falcons of Fisher College on a snowy Tuesday night in a non-conference showdown at the Fuller Activities Center.
  • AMCATS Fall to Monks in GNAC Battle
    January 28, 2017
    PAXTON, Mass. – The Anna Maria College women's basketball team dropped to the Monks of Saint Joseph’s College of Maine on the road on Saturday afternoon in Great Northeast Athletic Conference action (GNAC), 82-57. The AMCATS fall to 3-15 on the season and 1-10 in the conference while the Monks improve to 17-3 overall and remain undefeated in the GNAC, 11-0.
  • AMCATS Charge to 74-66 Victory over Mustangs
    January 26, 2017
    PAXTON, Mass. – The Anna Maria College women's basketball team downed the visiting Mustangs of Mount Ida College by a final score of 74-66 on Thursday night in a Great Northeast Athletic Conference (GNAC) showdown. The AMCATS improve to 3-14 on the season and 1-9 in the conference while the Mustangs fall to 4-14 overall and 0-9 in the GNAC.
  • Women's Basketball Falls to Falcons, 83-72
    January 21, 2017
    PAXTON, Mass. – The Anna Maria College women’s basketball team fell to the visiting Falcons of Albertus Magnus College by a final score of 83-72 on Saturday afternoon in a Great Northeast Athletic Conference (GNAC) showdown.
  • Cadets Push Pass AMCATS in GNAC Battle
    January 19, 2017
    NORTHFIELD, Vt. – Anna Maria College women’s basketball fell to the Cadets of Norwich University, 64-52 on the road on Thursday evening. Cadet’s senior Heather LeBlanc (Sanford, Maine) scored a career-high 33 points to lift the Cadets over the AMCATS in Great Northeast Athletic Conference (GNAC) action.
  • Women's Basketball Drops to Monks, 85-64
    January 16, 2017
    PAXTON, Mass. – The Anna Maria College women’s basketball team fell to visiting Saint Joseph’s college of Maine, 85-64 on Monday afternoon in Great Northeast Athletic Conference (GNAC) action. The AMCATS drop to 2-12 on the season and 0-7 in GNAC play. The Monks rise to 13-2 overall and remain undefeated in the conference, 7-0.
  • Women's Basketball Suffers 75-45 Loss at Emmanuel
    January 14, 2017
    BOSTON, Mass. – Anna Maria College women’s basketball suffered a 75-45 loss to the Saints of Emmanuel 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.
  • Sharks Swim Past AMCATS, 77-53
    January 12, 2017
    BOSTON, Mass. – Anna Maria College women’s basketball fell to the Sharks of Simmons College 77-53 in a Great Northeast Athletic Conference (GNAC) contest at Moore Gymnasium in Boston, Mass. on Thursday evening. Simmons notched their third straight win and improve to 4-5 overall and a perfect 4-0 in league play, while the AMCATS fall to 2-10 and 0-5.
  • Rams Charge to Victory over AMCATS, 66-59
    January 10, 2017
    PAXTON, Mass. --- The Anna Maria College women’s basketball team fell to the visiting Rams of Suffolk University, 66-59 on Tuesday evening in Great Northeast Athletic Conference (GNAC) action. The loss drops the AMCATS to 2-9 overall this season and 0-4 in the GNAC. The rams improve to 8-5 overall and 3-1 in the conference.
  • Women's Basketball Drops to Lasell, 68-61
    January 07, 2017
    The Anna Maria College women’s basketball team fell to the Lasers of Lasell College (68-61) on Saturday afternoon in Great Northeast Athletic Conference (GNAC) action at the Fuller Activities Center. The AMCATS drop to 2-8 overall and 0-3 in GNAC play while the Lasers rise to 4-6 overall and 1-2 in the conference.
  • Vikings Charge to 88-43 Victory over AMCATS
    December 30, 2016
    PALM BEACH, FLA. – The Anna Maria College women's basketball team fell to the Vikings of Valley City State Universtiy, 88-43, on Friday evening. Five Vikings scored in double figures to secure the victory. The loss drops the AMCATS to a 2-7 overall record this season while the Vikings improve to 14-4.
  • Seahawks Fly Past AMCATS, 66-30
    December 29, 2016
    West Palm Beach, Fla.—The Anna Maria College women’s basketball team fell to the Seahawks of Keiser University 66-30 on Thursday evening. The loss drops the AMCATS to 2-6 overall while the Seahawks rise to 9-5 on the year. '
  • Women's Basketball Suffers 87-56 Loss to Rams
    December 10, 2016
    PAXTON, Mass.— The Anna Maria College women’s basketball team suffered a 87-non-conference loss to the Rams of Framingham State University on Saturday afternoon. The loss drops the AMCATS to 2-5 overall this season while the Rams rise to 8-0 overall.
  • Women's Basketball Falls at Rivier, 70-64
    December 03, 2016
    Nashua, N.H.—The Anna Maria College Women’s Basketball team fell to the Raiders of Rivier University in Great Northeast Athletic Conference (GNAC) action on Saturday afternoon. The loss drops the AMCATS to 2-4 overall and 1-1 in GNAC play while the Raiders improve to 2-5 overall and 1-1 in the conference.
  • Sharks Swim Past AMCATS, 60-53
    December 01, 2016
    PAXTON, Mass. – The Anna Maria College Women’s Basketball team fell to the Sharks of Simmons College 60-56 on Thursday evening at the Fuller Activities Center on the campus of Anna Maria College. The loss drops the AMCATS to 2-3 overall and 0-1 in Great Northeast Athletic Conference (GNAC) play. Simmons improves to 1-3 on the season and 1-0 in conference play.
  • Falcons Fly Past Anna Maria, 80-62
    November 29, 2016
    FITCHBURG, Mass. – The Anna Maria College Women’s Basketball team fell to Fitchburg State University, 80-62 in non-conference action on Tuesday evening at the Parkinson Gymnasium. The loss drops the AMCATS to 2-2 overall while the win lifts the Falcons to 2-3 on the season.
  • AMCATS Fall at Clark 83-61
    November 22, 2016
    Worcester, Mass. – Powered by a monster double-double from Clark’s Ogechi Ezemma (Hope Valley, R.I.), Clark University won its third game of the year with an 83-61 win over Anna Maria on Tuesday afternoon in non-conference women’s basketball action. The loss bumps Clark to a 3-1 overall record while Anna Maria falls to 2-1
  • AMCATS Charge to 70-64 Victory over Bison
    November 19, 2016
    DUDLEY, Mass.—The Anna Maria College Women’s basketball team picked up their second straight victory as they downed the Bison of Nichols College 70-64 on Saturday afternoon. With the win the AMCATS improve to 2-0 on the season while the Bison drop to 0-2.
  • AMCATS Fly to 59-49 Victory over Hawks
    November 15, 2016
    PAXTON, Mass. --- The Anna Maria College women’s basketball team opened their 2016-2017 season with a 59-49 victory over the Hawks of Becker College on Tuesday night. With the win the AMCATS rise to 1-0 to start the season while the Hawks fall to 0-1.
  • AMCATS Picked Fifth in North Division Preseason Poll
    November 14, 2016
    WINTHROP, Mass. --The AMCATS were tabbed to finish fifth in the North Division in the Great Northeast Athletic Conference (GNAC) Preseason Poll, as voted upon by the league?s head coaches.
  • Women's Basketball Runs 5K to Support ALS
    October 19, 2016
    WORCESTER, Mass.—On Sunday, October 16th, the second day of the Anna Maria College’s women’s basketball season, the AMCATS traded in their court sneakers for running shoes to run as a team in the Mary Beth Benison Foundation 5K Run at Lake Park in Worcester.
  • Anna Maria Names Serge DeBari as Interim Athletic Director
    September 21, 2016
    PAXTON, Mass.—Anna Maria College President Mary Lou Retelle is pleased to announce the hiring of Serge DeBari as the Interim Director of Athletics.