2017-18 Mitchell College Women's Basketball News

  • Mariners Place 14 on NECC Winter/Spring Academic All-Conference Team
    June 04, 2018
    ATTLEBORO, Mass. - A total of 142 student-athletes, including 14 from Mitchell College, were named to the New England Collegiate Conference (NECC) Academic All-Conference Team for the 2018 spring semester.
  • Three From WBB Honored by NECC
    February 26, 2018
    ATTLEBORO, Mass. – Three members of the Mitchell College women’s basketball team were recognized by the New England Collegiate Conference on Monday as the league announced its annual awards.
  • Becker Knocks Out WBB in NECC Semis
    February 22, 2018
    NEW LONDON, Conn. – Third-seeded Becker College led from wire to wire in a 75-50 victory over second-seeded Mitchell College on Thursday night in the semifinals of the 2018 New England Collegiate Conference Women’s Basketball Championship at the Yarnall Athletic Center.
  • Becker Clips WBB in Final Minute of Regular Season Finale
    February 17, 2018
    NEW LONDON, Conn. – The Mitchell College women’s basketball team dropped a 58-56 decision to Becker College on Saturday afternoon on the final day of New England Collegiate Conference regular season play at the Yarnall Athletic Center.
  • Slow Start Costs WBB at Dean
    February 13, 2018
    FRANKLIN, Mass. -- The Mitchell College women's basketball team had its four-game winning streak snapped at Dean College on Tuesday night, falling 51-36 in New England Collegiate Conference action.
  • WBB Holds Off Southern Vt.
    February 10, 2018
    NEW LONDON, Conn. – Mitchell College led from wire to wire in a 59-52 victory over Southern Vermont College on Saturday afternoon in a New England Collegiate Conference women’s basketball showdown at the Yarnall Athletic Center.
  • Strong Fourth Quarter Keys WBB's Win Over Elms
    February 08, 2018
    NEW LONDON, Conn. – Behind a career-high 24 points from Francesca Pinard, the Mitchell College women’s basketball team posted a 62-52 victory over Elms College on Thursday night in a New England Collegiate Conference showdown at the Yarnall Athletic Center.
  • Weather Forces Changes for Wednesday's Basketball Doubleheader
    February 07, 2018
    NEW LONDON, Conn. -- The Mitchell College Department of Athletics has announced changes to tonight's scheduled men's and women's basketball doubleheader.
  • WBB Clips Wheelock in Final Minutes
    February 03, 2018
    BOSTON -- The Mitchell College women's basketball team escaped with a 44-42 victory over Wheelock College on Saturday afternoon in New England Collegiate Conference play at Winsor Court.
  • WBB Gets Back on Track at Bay Path
    January 30, 2018
    HOLYOKE, Mass. -- The Mitchell College women's basketball team picked up a 57-30 victory over Bay Path University on Tuesday night in New England Collegiate Conference action at the Bartley Center.
  • WBB Falls to Newbury
    January 27, 2018
    NEW LONDON, Conn. – Newbury College’s starting lineup powered it to a 75-55 victory over Mitchell College on Saturday afternoon in a New England Collegiate Conference women’s basketball showdown at the Yarnall Athletic Center.
  • WBB Stumbles Against Pine Manor
    January 25, 2018
    NEW LONDON, Conn. – A strong first quarter fueled Pine Manor College to an 81-65 victory over Mitchell College on Thursday night in non-conference women’s basketball action at the Yarnall Athletic Center.
  • WBB Wins Fourth Straight at Lesley
    January 21, 2018
    CAMBRIDGE, Mass. -- Four players scored in double figures as the Mitchell College women's basketball team earned a 71-56 victory at Lesley University on Sunday afternoon in New England Collegiate Conference play.
  • Late Three by Jones Pushes WBB Past Becker
    January 18, 2018
    LEICESTER, Mass. -- The Mitchell College women’s basketball team picked up a 58-54 victory over Becker College on Thursday evening in a clash of New England Collegiate Conference rivals at the Leicester Gymnasium.
  • Late Rally Pushes WBB Over Dean
    January 16, 2018
    NEW LONDON, Conn. – Mitchell College outscored Dean College 17-8 in the fourth quarter to seal a 66-57 victory in a New England Collegiate Conference women’s basketball showdown on Tuesday night at the Yarnall Athletic Center.
  • WBB Picks Up Road Win at SVC
    January 13, 2018
    BENNINGTON, Vt. – The visiting Mitchell College Mariners took control in the fourth quarter at the Mountaineer Athletic Center Saturday afternoon to claim a 52-41 New England Collegiate Conference (NECC) women’s basketball win over Southern Vermont College.
  • WBB Stumbles at Elms
    January 11, 2018
    CHICOPEE, Mass. -- The Mitchell College women's basketball team dropped a 71-45 decision at Elms College on Thursday night in New England Collegiate Conference play at Picknelly Arena.
  • WBB Cruises Past Bay Path
    January 09, 2018
    NEW LONDON, Conn. – Mitchell College powered to a 75-41 victory over Bay Path University on Tuesday night in New England Collegiate Conference women’s basketball action at the Yarnall Athletic Center.
  • Strong First Half Fuels WBB Past Wheelock
    January 06, 2018
    NEW LONDON, Conn. – The Mitchell College women’s basketball team picked up its first win of 2018 on Saturday afternoon, topping Wheelock College by a 50-37 final in New England Collegiate Conference play at the Yarnall Athletic Center.
  • WBB Falls at Conn College
    January 01, 2018
    NEW LONDON, Conn. -- The Mitchell College women's basketball team returned to action at Connecticut College on Monday afternoon, falling to its crosstown rival by a 76-24 final in non-conference action at Luce Field House.
  • WBB Earns Road Win at Wentworth
    December 12, 2017
    BOSTON – The Mitchell College women's basketball team earned its first non-conference win of the season on Tuesday night, defeating Wentworth Institute of Technology by a 68-53 final at Tansey Gymnasium.
  • WBB Comes Up Short at Newbury
    December 09, 2017
    BROOKLINE, Mass. -- The Mitchell College women's basketball team dropped a 58-51 final to Newbury College on Saturday afternoon in New England Collegiate Conference action at Pappas Gymnasium.
  • Strong Second Half Fuels WestConn Over WBB
    December 06, 2017
    DANBURY, Conn. – The Mitchell College women's basketball team dropped a 106-63 decision to Western Connecticut State University on Wednesday night in a non-conference match-up at The O'Neill Center's Feldman Arena.
  • WBB Tripped Up by Cedar Crest
    December 04, 2017
    NEW LONDON, Conn. – Cedar Crest College held on for a 53-49 victory over Mitchell College on Monday night in a non-conference women’s basketball showdown at the Yarnall Athletic Center.
  • WBB Nabs First Win in NECC Opener vs. Lesley
    December 02, 2017
    NEW LONDON, Conn. – The Mitchell College women’s basketball team claimed its first victory of the season on Saturday, topping Lesley University by a 60-46 final in the teams’ New England Collegiate Conference opener at the Yarnall Athletic Center.
  • Saint Joseph Rallies Late to Clip WBB
    November 29, 2017
    NEW LONDON, Conn. – University of Saint Joseph overcame a 14-point second-half deficit to post a 74-70 victory over Mitchell College on Wednesday night in non-conference women’s basketball action at the Yarnall Athletic Center.
  • WBB Can't Keep Up with WCSU
    November 18, 2017
    WALTHAM, Mass. -- The Western Connecticut State University women's basketball team downed Mitchell College, 128-77, Saturday afternoon in the consolation game of the Brandeis Invitational at Auerbach Arena.
  • WBB Falls to Brandeis in Invitational Opener
    November 17, 2017
    WALTHAM, Mass. -- The Mitchell College women's basketball team dropped a 67-46 decision to Brandeis College on Friday evening in the opening round of the Brandeis Tip-Off Tournament at Red Auerbach Arena.
  • Women's Basketball Falls at Albertus Magnus in Season Debut
    November 15, 2017
    NEW HAVEN, Conn. -- The Mitchell College women's basketball team suffered a 71-41 setback in its season opener against Albertus Magnus College on Wednesday night at the AMC Athletic Center.
  • Mitchell Names Courtney Burns as Head Women's Basketball Coach
    June 14, 2017
    NEW LONDON, Conn. – Mitchell College has named Courtney Burns as head coach of the women's basketball program, as announced by Director of Athletics Dana Fulmer Garfield on Wednesday.