Tag Archive | Women’s Basketball

St John’s WBB Aliyyah Handford to Participate in USA Team Trials

Following a junior season that saw her lead the BIG EAST in scoring and earn unanimous first team all-conference honors, Aliyyah Handford has been selected to participate in the 2015 USA Basketball Women’s  Pan American Games and World University Games Team Trials, it was announced on Wednesday by USA Basketball. Handford is one of 54 women’s basketball […]

St John’s WBB Handford, Grant Named MBWA All-Met

Following a 2014-15 campaign that saw the pair lead the Red Storm to the postseason for the eighth-consecutive year, Aliyyah Handford and Danaejah Grant have been honored by the Metropolitan Basketball Writers Association, earning spots on the All-Metropolitan First and Second Teams, respectively. The two juniors will be honored at the 82nd Annual All-Met NIT/MBWA […]

New York Liberty Select Five Players in 2015 WNBA Draft

The New York Liberty selected guard Brittany Boyd (ninth overall) and center Kiah Stokes (11th overall) in the first round of the 2015 WNBA Draft tonight. In addition, the team drafted guards Amber Orrange (23rd overall) and Laurin Mincy (27th overall) along with forward Michala Johnson (28th overall). The two first round picks were acquired in separate transactions with the San Antonio Stars and Minnesota Lynx. […]

New York Liberty Individual Game Tickets Go On Sale 4/15

The New York Liberty announced today that individual game tickets for the 2015 season go on sale tomorrow, April 15 at 10:00 a.m. Tickets, starting at $20, can be purchased at the Madison Square Garden Box Office, online at NYLiberty.com, through the WNBA Ticketmaster charge-by-phone number 877-WNBA-TIX, all Ticketmaster outlets and Ticketmaster.com/NYLiberty. The Liberty will host several exciting theme nights at […]

Aliyyah Handford Named ECAC All-Star

St John’s Women’s Basketball Guard Aliyyah Handford has been named a Second Team All-Star by the Eastern Collegiate Athletic Conference. Handford was one of just three players from the BIG EAST to garner this recognition, joining Daisha Simmons and Ka-Deidre Simmons of Seton Hall. Handford receives the honor follow a standout season for the Red Storm, […]

New York Liberty Re-Sign Swin Cash

New York Liberty Senior Vice President of Business and Basketball Operations Kristin Bernert announced on Monday that the team has re-signed forward Swin Cash. Per team policy, the terms of the agreement were not disclosed. “Throughout her career, Swin has been known for her leadership on the court and in the community, and by no coincidence, championships […]

New York Liberty Announce Additions to Basketball Staff

The New York Liberty announced on Thursday that the team has named  Herb Williams and Katie Smith assistant coaches, and Teresa Weatherspoon director of player development. Per team policy, terms of the deals will not be disclosed. “In her first season, Katie showed that she has the leadership and communication skills required to be an excellent coach, and I expect her […]

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