Women’s basketball

Senior night signals go-time for Duquesne WBB

Senior night signals go-time for Duquesne WBB

By David Borne | Staff Writer With less than two weeks before the Atlantic 10 Tournament, the Duquesne Dukes women’s basketball team improved its conference record to 7-6 with a dominant 70-51 win over Virginia Commonwealth University on Sunday at the A.J. Palumbo Center. Sunday afternoon’s matchup was Senior Day for Duquesne. Prior to the […]

Duquesne WBB downs Spiders to reach .500 mark

Duquesne WBB downs Spiders to reach .500 mark

By Andrew Holman | Sports Editor Physicality and hustle propelled the Duquesne women’s basketball team to a 73-61 win over the University of Richmond Spiders on Wednesday night at the A.J. Palumbo Center. The Dukes out-rebounded the Spiders 44-25 and outscored them in the paint 30-14. Senior Amadea Szamosi and sophomore Julijana Vojinovic each scored […]

Amadea Szamosi leaves her mark with 1,000th point

Amadea Szamosi leaves her mark with 1,000th point

By Andrew White | Staff Writer On Jan. 7, Duquesne’s women’s basketball forward Amadea Szamosi reached a career milestone. The 6-foot-3 senior recorded her 1,000th career point in a Dukes uniform coming on a putback layup as time expired in the first quarter of the team’s 73-51 victory over conference foe Davidson. “Honestly I didn’t […]

Duquesne women rout preseason favorite Saint Louis 94-65

Duquesne women rout preseason favorite Saint Louis 94-65

By David Borne | Staff Writer Behind the efforts of senior Amadea Szamosi and sophomore Julijana Vojinovic, the Duquesne Dukes picked apart the Saint Louis Billikens on Wednesday night and ended up winning 94-65, their largest margin of victory in the 2016-17 campaign. Wednesday’s game was International Night at the Palumbo Center, a celebration of […]

WBB continues slide after 76-63 loss to Charlotte

WBB continues slide after 76-63 loss to Charlotte

By Andrew White | Staff Writer The Duquesne women’s basketball team suffered a double-digit loss to its former Atlantic 10 foe, the Charlotte 49ers, on Tuesday night, dropping them to a 4-6 record to begin the 2016-17 season. Charlotte guard Lefty Webster scored 22 points to lead the 49ers to a 76-63 win over the […]

Women’s hoops stumbles to win over Lehigh

Women’s hoops stumbles to win over Lehigh

By Bri Schmid | Staff Writer On Sunday afternoon, the Duquesne women’s basketball team took to the court at the A.J. Palumbo Center for the first time this season for a nonconference matchup with Lehigh University. This game came just days after the Dukes suffered a tough loss to Ohio State on Friday, so it […]

Lass looks to make a splash in sophomore season

Lass looks to make a splash in sophomore season

By Bri Schmid | Staff Writer A season ago, the Duquesne Dukes women’s basketball team had quite the year, capturing a winning season with an  overall record of 28-16 and a 13-3 conference mark. The team held a share of the Atlantic 10 regular season title and went on to advance into the second round […]

Cherie Lea returns to the Bluff as an assistant coach

Cherie Lea returns to the Bluff as an assistant coach

By Andrew White | Staff Writer There will be a familiar face on the bench this Friday when the Duquesne women’s basketball team kicks off their 2016-17 season. The Dukes have brought back former Director of Basketball Operations Cherie Lea to be an assistant coach for the Red & Blue. Lea graduated from UNC Wilmington […]

Duquesne WBB looks to maintain recent success

Duquesne WBB looks to maintain recent success

By David Borne | Staff Writer The 2015-16 season for the Duquesne Dukes women’s basketball team was one they will never forget. However, with the 2016-17 season rapidly approaching, the team must move on from their best season in program history, and start a new journey toward reaching the NCAA Tournament. Coach Dan Burt will […]

WBB picks up 3 wins and camaraderie on Euro Tour

WBB picks up 3 wins and camaraderie on Euro Tour

By Natalie Fiorilli | The Duquesne Duke Just in time for the start of classes, the Duquesne women’s basketball team is back on campus after a 12-day foreign tour in Europe. The tour, in which NCAA teams are only eligible to participate every four years, offered competition against European teams, along with the experience of […]

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