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Women’s basketball extends winning streak to seven games

Wally Pendergrass Staff Writer The Trojans’ women’s basketball team extended its win streak to seven this week, while senior forward Ronita Garrett picked up another Sun Belt Conference Player of the Week award. Garrett, who also was named CollegeSportsMadness.com’s Sun Belt Player of the Week, had two more double-doubles last week in Troy’s two wins. She Read More

Women’s basketball clenches Sun Belt seed

Wally Pendergrass Staff Writer The Troy women’s basketball team extended its winning streak to five games, knocking off conference leader UALR, while junior guard Ashley Beverly-Kelley earned both conference and national awards. Beverly-Kelley was named Sun Belt Conference Player of the Week and was also named National Mid-Major Player of the Week by CollegeSportsMadness.com, on Monday, Read More

Women’s basketball steaks its claim

Wally Pendergrass Staff Writer The Troy women’s basketball team grabbed a pair of wins this past week and a nice steak dinner, courtesy of John Hartwell, Troy’s athletic director. Hartwell announced on his Twitter account Thursday, Feb. 12, that he would provide a steak dinner to any team that defeated rival South Alabama. The women’s basketball Read More

Women’s basketball team keeps winning streak going strong

Wally Pendergrass Staff Writer The women’s basketball team extended its winning streak to six this week, behind strong second-half efforts in all three of its matches. The Trojans had an amazing week that resulted in junior guard Ashley Beverly-Kelley scoring her 1,000th point and has the team off to its best conference start since the ’96-97 Read More

Women’s basketball team continues winning streak

Wes Fortson Staff Writer During Christmas break, the women’s basketball team record improved to 8-5. Wins against both the UT-Arlington Lady Mavericks and the Georgia State Panthers have given the Lady Trojans a winning streak of three games. On Monday, Jan. 5, Troy defeated the Mavericks 70-63. Junior guard Ashley Beverly-Kelley led the team with 17 Read More

Women’s basketball shows promise at exhibition match

Wally Pendergrass Staff Writer The Troy women’s basketball team looked dominant in Trojan Arena during its exhibition on Thursday, Nov. 6, against Alabama-Huntsville, winning 92-56. Troy had a slow start and was actually behind UAH 9-8 at the first media timeout. The Trojans had a small lead, 14-12, at the second media timeout in the first Read More

Women’s basketball defeats UALR for the first time in program history

Gabe Sadetsky Staff Writer Troy women’s basketball downed the Trojans of Arkansas-Little Rock at home this past Wednesday, Feb. 26, 86-77. The win gave Troy its first victory over UALR in program history, due in part to an 80-plus-point performance against the Sun Belt’s best defensive team. Senior guard Joanna Harden led the team in scoring Read More

Women’s basketball falls to Ragin’ Cajuns, takes down Jaguars

Gabe Sadetsky Staff Writer  Troy’s women’s basketball team came up short Thursday, Feb. 19, in a pivotal conference game on the road against Louisiana-Lafayette, 62-57. The game was one of only six games all season in which the Trojans failed to reach at least 80 points and the first such game since Feb. 6. Troy had Read More