2017-18 Franciscan Women's Basketball News

  • Lady Barons conclude season with 62-28 loss to Medaille
    February 17, 2018
    STEUBENVILLE - The Franciscan University women’s basketball team finished their season on Saturday, with a 62-28 loss to conference opponent Medaille College.
  • Barons can’t overcome Mounties’ first half scoring barrage
    February 14, 2018
    STEUBENVILLE - The Franciscan women's basketball team couldn’t close a 17-point deficit in the second half, and fell 77-49 to conference opponent Mount Aloysius on Wednesday evening.
  • Balanced scoring Leads Lady Barons to First Win
    February 10, 2018
    BUFFALO, NY – Three players finished in double digits for the Franciscan women’s basketball team as the Lady Barons knocked off D’Youville 65-57 in Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference action, Saturday afternoon.
  • Lady Barons Fall to Pitt.-Greensburg
    February 07, 2018
    GREENSBURG, Pa. – The Franciscan women’s basketball team suffered a loss to Pitt.-Greensburg, 53-39, Wednesday evening.
  • First half scoring barrage not enough for Lady Barons in loss
    February 03, 2018
    STEUBENVILLE - On Saturday, the Franciscan women’s basketball team lost a 73-60 contest against visiting conference opponent Hilbert College, despite a tied halftime score against a squad then 12-1 in conference play.
  • First half scoring not enough for Franciscan against Altoona
    January 31, 2018
    STEUBENVILLE - It was a tale of two halves, as the Franciscan University women’s basketball team fell 83-58 to conference opponent Penn State-Altoona on Wednesday, after a strong start that saw the teams tied 33-33 at the halftime buzzer.
  • 2018 Kuzma Community Day
    January 29, 2018
    STEUBENVILLE – Every basketball season, the Franciscan athletic department celebrates “Kuzma Community Day” and this season is no different. The Barons will honor the memory of the late Henry “Hank” Kuzma prior to the men’s and women’s basketball games on Saturday while celebrating the 60th anniversary of the 1958 National Championship Baron basketball team.
  • Nevarez Posts Career-High 27 Points Against Bradford
    January 27, 2018
    BRADFORD, Pa. – Despite a career-high 27 points from freshman Rebekah Nevarez, the Franciscan women’s basketball team dropped a tight 68-54 contest to Pitt.-Bradford on the road, Saturday afternoon.
  • Lady Barons Outlasted by Redhawks
    January 24, 2018
    PITTSBURGH, Pa. – The Franciscan women’s basketball team battled La Roche until the final buzzer but the Redhawks out-lasted the Lady Barons 60-54 in an AMCC contest, Wednesday night.
  • Lady Barons Lose Close Contest to Behrend
    January 20, 2018
    STEUBENVILLE - The Franciscan University women’s basketball team played statistically one of the best games of their season, in a Saturday afternoon 73-53 loss against conference opponent Penn State-Behrend.
  • Lady Barons Lose on the Road to Mount Aloysius
    January 17, 2018
    CRESSON, Pa. – The Franciscan women’s basketball team stumbled against Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference opponent, Mount Aloysius as the Mounties claimed a 64-28 victory, Wednesday evening.
  • Lady Barons Fall to Medaille on the Road
    January 13, 2018
    BUFFALO, NY - The Franciscan University women’s basketball team let a close game slip down the stretch, as they fell 67-43 to conference opponent Medaille College on Saturday. 
  • Lady Barons Drop Final Non-Conference Game to Grove City
    January 08, 2018
    GROVE CITY, Pa. – Despite a strong fourth quarter, the Franciscan women’s basketball team dropped a non-conference contest to Grove City, 76-36, Monday evening.
  • Lady Barons Fall to D'Youville
    January 06, 2018
    STEUBENVILLE – The Franciscan women’s basketball team fell to D’Youville College at home, 68-50, Saturday afternoon.
  • Lady Barons Drop Heartbreaker to Pitt.-Greensburg
    January 03, 2018
    STEUBENVILLE – The Franciscan women’s basketball team suffered a heartbreaking 51-50 loss to Pitt.-Greensburg in the final seconds of Wednesday night’s Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference contest.
  • Fourth Quarter Comeback Falls Just Short at Bethany
    December 29, 2017
    BETHANY, W. Va. – The Franciscan women’s basketball team mounted a fourth-quarter comeback that fell just short of the Lady Barons’ 51-39 loss to Bethany, Friday afternoon.
  • Lady Barons Drop Non-Conference Tilt to Mt. St. Joseph
    December 18, 2017
    STEUBENVILLE – The Franciscan women’s basketball team fell to visiting Mt. St. Joseph Monday evening despite a strong second-half performance. The Lady Barons fell 68-49 to the Lions at Kuzma Court.
  • Lady Barons Fall to Hilbert on the Road
    December 16, 2017
    HAMBURG, NY – The Franciscan women’s basketball team struggled to find a rhythm on offense as the Lady Barons fell to Hilbert, 70-31, in Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference action Saturday afternoon.
  • Women’s basketball competes well in loss to Pitt.-Bradford
    December 09, 2017
    STEUBENVILLE - Franciscan University’s women’s basketball team competed well down the stretch, in a 82-43 loss to conference opponent Pitt.-Bradford that sees the Lady Barons drop to 0-6 on the season.
  • Lady Barons Fall to Lions on the Road
    December 06, 2017
    ALTOONA, Pa. – Despite a strong fourth-quarter comeback, the Franciscan women’s basketball team fell to AMCC opponent, Penn St.-Altoona, 83-37, Wednesday evening.
  • Lady Barons Tripped up by Lions
    December 02, 2017
    ERIE, Pa. – Penn State Behrend out-lasted the Franciscan women’s basketball team as the Lady Barons fell to the Lions, 51-36, in AMCC action Saturday afternoon.
  • Lady Barons lose tightly contested La Roche showdown
    November 29, 2017
    STEUBENVILLE - Competitive down the stretch, the Franciscan University women’s basketball team nevertheless dropped a closely contested conference showdown to the visiting La Roche Redhawks on Wednesday, by a score of 73-57.
  • Lady Barons Fall in Home Opener to Geneva
    November 18, 2017
    STEUBENVILLE – The Franciscan women’s basketball team dropped its home opener to Geneva, 69-30, Saturday afternoon.
  • Lady Barons Fall to Chatham in Season Opener
    November 15, 2017
    PITTSBURGH, Pa. – The Franciscan women’s basketball team opened the 2017-18 season at Chatham on Wednesday evening. The Lady Barons fell to the Cougars, 56-23.
  • Lady Barons Selected 10th in Preseason Poll
    November 13, 2017
    ORCHARD PARK, NY - The Franciscan women's basketball team was voted to finish 10th in the Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference by the coaches as announced by the league office Monday.