2016-17 Franciscan Women's Basketball News

  • Fourth Annual Athletics Awards Banquet
    May 01, 2017
    STEUBENVILLE – Franciscan University held its Fourth Annual Athletic Awards Banquet on Sunday, April 30, which highlighted the accomplishments of Franciscan athletics from the 2016-17 athletic year as well as the spring of 2016.
  • Lady Barons Wrap Up Season at Medaille
    February 18, 2017
    BUFFALO, NY – The Franciscan women’s basketball team wrapped up the 2016-17 season on the road as the Lady Barons fell to Medaille 61-38 on the road, Saturday afternoon.
  • Lady Barons Fall to Mt. Aloysius on the Road
    February 15, 2017
    CRESSON, Pa. – Despite a strong fourth quarter, the Franciscan women’s basketball team was unable to complete the comeback against Mt. Aloysius as the Lady Barons fell, 67-46, on the road Wednesday evening.
  • Lady Barons Honor Seniors with a Win
    February 11, 2017
    STEUBENVILLE – The Franciscan women’s basketball team paid farewell to its two graduating seniors with a 49=38 win over D’Youville Saturday in the final home game of the season for the Lady Barons.
  • Strong Second Half Leads Bobcats Past Lady Barons
    February 08, 2017
    STEUBENVILLE - Despite a strong offensive first half, the Franciscan women’s basketball team fell to the Pitt.-Greensburg Bobcats on Wednesday, 52-37.
  • Lady Barons Fall to Hilbert
    February 04, 2017
    BUFFALO, NY - A strong second half led the Hilbert Hawks past visiting the Franciscan women's basketball team, 71-43, Saturday afternoon.
  • Lady Barons Win OT Thriller
    February 01, 2017
    ALTOONA, Pa. - Freshman Abby Baierl had a career-day for the Franciscan women's basketball team as she led the Lady Barons to a 68-67 overtime road win against Penn St.-Altoona, Wednesday night.
  • Second Half Surge Not Enough for Lady Barons
    January 28, 2017
    STEUBENVILLE – The Franciscan women’s basketball team went toe-to-toe in the second with visiting Pitt.-Bradford but could not completely erase the deficit and fell to the Panthers, 81-66, Saturday afternoon.
  • Lady Barons Hang Tough with La Roche
    January 25, 2017
    STEUBENVILLE - The Franciscan University women’s basketball team showed vast improvement in a 63-50 Wednesday loss against La Roche College, statistically the top team in the AMCC.
  • Lady Barons Come Back Falls Short Against Lions
    January 21, 2017
    ERIE, Pa. – Despite a strong third quarter, the Franciscan women’s basketball team was unable to hand the Penn State Behrend Lions their second-straight loss as the hosts held on for a 66-48 win, Saturday afternoon.
  • Schriner Shines for Lady Barons Against Mt. Aloysius
    January 18, 2017
    STEUBENVILLE - The Franciscan University women’s basketball team, despite improved defensive efforts and consistent efforts from the bench, fell 81-60 to Mount Aloysius College on Wednesday.
  • Lady Baron Offense Struggles in Loss to Medaille
    January 14, 2017
    STEUBENVILLE – The Franciscan women’s basketball team struggled to find their rhythm on offense and fell to Medaille, 89-37, in an AMCC matchup, Saturday afternoon.
  • Lady Barons Lose to D'Youville on the Road
    January 07, 2017
    BUFFALO, N.Y. – A strong fourth quarter wasn’t enough for the Lady Barons as D’Youville held on for a 64-47 win over the Franciscan women’s basketball team, Saturday afternoon.
  • Lady Barons Fall to Bobcats on the Road
    January 04, 2017
    GREENSBURG, Pa. – The Franciscan women’s basketball team dropped the first AMCC contest of the 2017 calendar year as the Lady Barons fell to Pitt.-Greensburg, 61-46, Wednesday evening.
  • Lady Barons Tripped up by Geneva
    December 31, 2016
    BEAVER FALLS, Pa. – The Franciscan women’s basketball returned to the hardwood after a short break for the Christmas holiday and suffered an 89-56 loss to Geneva, Saturday afternoon.
  • Lady Barons Comeback Falls Just Short Against Hawks
    December 17, 2016
    STEUBENVILLE – The Franciscan women’s basketball team out-scored Hilbert 23-7 in the third quarter but it wasn’t enough as the Hawks held on for a 62-51 win at Kuzma Court, Saturday afternoon.
  • Lady Barons Late Run Not Enough Against Panthers
    December 10, 2016
    BRADFORD, Pa. – The Franciscan women’s basketball team outscored Pitt.-Bradford 21-12 in the final quarter but were unable to overcome the Panthers as the Lady Barons fell 76-51 to the hosts in an AMCC game, Saturday afternoon.
  • Lady Barons Win AMCC Thriller
    December 07, 2016
    STEUBENVILLE – The Franciscan women’s basketball team snapped a seven-game skid to open the season as the Lady Barons walked off the court with an exciting 65-63 win over Penn State Altoona, Wednesday evening.
  • Lady Barons Tripped up by Behrend at Home
    December 03, 2016
    STEUBENVILLE – The Franciscan women’s basketball team rebounded from a tough first quarter but couldn’t catch Penn State Behrend as the Lady Barons were tripped up by the Lions and fell, 79-47, Saturday afternoon.
  • Lady Barons Fall to La Roche in AMCC Opener
    November 30, 2016
    PITTSBURGH, Pa. – The Franciscan women’s basketball team opened Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference action with a tough loss to La Roche Wednesday night, 67-32.
  • Lady Barons Fall to Hiram on the Road
    November 26, 2016
    HIRAM – The Franciscan women’s basketball team suffered a tough 64-31 loss to Hiram to wrap up non-conference play, Saturday afternoon.
  • Lady Barons Fall to Grove City in First Road Game
    November 22, 2016
    GROVE CITY, Pa. – The Franciscan’s women’s basketball team dropped a 65-35 contest to Grove City, Tuesday evening.
  • Lady Barons Drop Tough Contest to Westminster
    November 19, 2016
    Despite an improved defensive effort since their last game, the Franciscan University women’s basketball team fell 75-53 to the visiting Westminster College Titans.
  • Lady Barons Strong Effort Comes Up Just Short of the Bison
    November 16, 2016
    STEUBENVILLE - The Lady Barons couldn’t transform a solid defensive game into a victory, falling 73-55 to non-conference opponent Bethany College (W.V.) on Wednesday.
  • Lady Barons Fall to Chatham to Open the Season
    November 15, 2016
    STEUBENVILLE - The Franciscan University women’s basketball team opened a promising season with a tough non-conference loss to the Chatham University Cougars, 71-58, on Tuesday.