Women's Basketball

  • Anderson named AUS Nominee for U SPORTS BLG Award
    May 15, 2018
    TORONTO (U SPORTS) – U SPORTS is proud to announce the eight nominees for the 2018 BLG Awards celebrating the U SPORTS Athletes of the Year for the 2017-18 season. Acadia's Paloma Anderson is the AUS female nominee for the second time in her 3.5 years AUS basketball career.
  • Axewomen's Harvey announces recruited class of 2018
    May 02, 2018
    WOLFVILLE, N.S. – Acadia University’s Department of Athletics and Axewomen basketball head coach Len Harvey announced today the recruited class of 2018.
  • Axewomen dropped by Laval in consolation semi-finals
    March 10, 2018
    REGINA, Sask. (U SPORTS) – Raphaëlle Côté and Jane Gagné both had double-doubles to lead Laval to a 74-63 win over Acadia on Friday night in the second U SPORTS consolation semifinal at the Centre for Kinesiology, Health & Sport.
  • Axewomen upset in quarterfinals by Saskatchewan
    March 09, 2018
    (REGINA, N.S.) The No. 6-seeded Saskatchewan Huskies overcame a 15-point deficit enroute to a 72-67 upset over the No. 3 seeded and Atlantic University Sport champion Acadia Axewomen Thursday in quarter-final action in the U SPORTS Women’s Basketball Final 8 at the Centre for Kinesiology, Health.
  • Anderson named U SPORTS Most Valuable Player
    March 07, 2018
    REGINA, Sask. (U SPORTS) ? Acadia guard Paloma Anderson was honoured with the Nan Copp Award as U SPORTS women?s basketball Player of the Year Wednesday night, as the national award winners were celebrated at the annual All-Canadian gala.
  • U SPORTS women's basketball championship preview
    March 06, 2018
    TORONTO (U SPORTS) – When the U SPORTS Women’s Basketball Final 8 tournament tips off on Thursday, the Regina Cougars will be hoping to capture their first Bronze Baby in nearly two decades on their home floor.
  • McDonalds Athletes of the Week - Week 22
    March 05, 2018
    Congratulations to Hockey's Boston Leier and Basketball's Allie Berry who are this week's McDonalds Athletes of the Week. Allie's Axewomen captured the AUS Championship and Boston's Axemen will battle it out this week for a chance to head to the U SPORTS Nationals in Fredercton next weekend.
  • Time heals most wounds. This one took a year. 
    March 04, 2018
    By Monty Mosher - The Acadia Axewomen, ousted a year ago in the AUS women’s basketball final by the Cape Breton Capers, made amends on Sunday by claiming their first conference title since 2012. 
  • VID RECAP: Axewomen are AUS Champions!
    March 04, 2018
    VID RECAP: Axewomen win AUS Championship in a 80-58 win over UPEI Panthers. Next stop, USPORTS Championship in Regina, Sask.
  • Axewomen advance to finals with win over Huskies
    March 03, 2018
    (HALIFAX, N.S.) In Saturday afternoon’s first women’s semifinal matchup of the Subway AUS Women’s Basketball Championship, the No. 1-seeded Acadia Axewomen earned a 65-43 victory over the fourth-seeded Saint Mary’s Huskies.  
  • VID RECAP: Axewomen advance to finals with win vs SMU
    March 03, 2018
    VID RECAP: Axewomen advance to finals with at 65-43 win over Saint Mary's in semifinal action. Haley McDonald was named the Player of the Game with 17 points. The championship game is at 1:00 pm Sunday
  • Anderson named AUS MVP, Harvey honour as Coach of the Year
    February 28, 2018
    (HALIFAX, N.S.) - Atlantic University Sport is pleased to announce the 2017-18 AUS women's basketball all-stars and major award winners as selected by the conference's eight head coaches following regular season play. Fifth-year Acadia guard Paloma Anderson was named the Atlantic University Sport most valuable player, while Acadia head coach Len Harvey was named the AUS Coach of the Year. Allie Berry and Haley McDonald were named as an AUS All-Stars.
  • McDonalds Athletes of the Week - Week 21
    February 26, 2018
    Congratulations to Swimming's Brett Liem and Basketball's Paloma Anderson, this week's McDonalds Athletes of the Week - Week 21. Anderson posted 29 points Acadia's win over CBU and Liem broke two Acadia records and an AUS record in a 5th place finish at the U SPORTS National Championship this past weekend.
  • Axewomen finish season 18-2 with over Capers
    February 23, 2018
    SYDNEY, NS - The top two ranked teams in the AUS met up to end the regular season, and both teams put on a show that concluded with the Acadia Axewomen overcoming a late Cape Breton University CAPERS surge to win 97-93. Alison Keough (Marion Bridge, NS), Valentina Primossi (Trieste, ITA), and Sandra Amoah (Toronto, ON) all played their last home games as members of the CAPERS. 
  • McDonalds Athletes of the Week - Week 20
    February 19, 2018
    Congratulations to Basketball's Haley McDonald and Hockey's Boston Leier, this week's Acadia McDonalds Athletes of the Week. McDonald averaged 29.5 points in two games and Leier scored three goals and assist in a two-game sweep of the best of three quarterfinal series vs Dalhousie.
  • Axewomen clinch first place in AUS standings
    February 17, 2018
    HALIFAX, N.S. – In their final home game of the season, the Dalhousie Tigers faced off against the Acadia Axewomen in Saturday night action. Acadia pushed the pace throughout the game and used their transition to get an early lead and hold on to it. The Axewomen came away with the 92-72 win and clinched first place in the AUS standings with a 17-2 record.
  • VID RECAP: Axewomen improve to 16-2 with win vs DAL
    February 16, 2018
    VID RECAP: Axewomen improve to 16-2 with 93-53 win vs Dalhousie. Both teams play again this Saturday at Dal.
  • U SPORTS No. 4 ranked Axewomen improve to 16-2 with win vs Dal
    February 15, 2018
    WOLFVILLE, N.S. – The Acadia records keep falling, this time second year Axewoman Haley McDonald broke the record for three-point shots made in a season once held by Emma Duinker.
  • In Pursuit of Excellence - Basketball's Len Harvey
    February 13, 2018
    By John DeCoste '77 - During his time as an Acadia student in the early 2000s, Len Harvey was a faithful fan of the Acadia varsity athletic teams, and in particular the women's basketball squad. He had no way of knowing that 15 years after his graduation in 2003, he would be in his third season as the Axewomen head coach.
  • No. 3 Axewomen grab 4-pt. win over Huskies
    February 10, 2018
    (HALIFAX, NS)—The USports No. 3 Acadia Axewomen defeated the host Saint Mary's Huskies 78-62 on Friday evening in Atlantic University Sport women's basketball action from the Homburg Centre.
  • Axewomen experience second loss of season
    February 10, 2018
    WOLFVILLE, N.S. ? A 19 point comeback highlighted the Cape Breton Caper?s 84-83 win over the U SPORTS No. 3 ranked Acadia Axewomen. The loss is only the second for the Axewomen this season and comes on the first meeting of both teams this season.
  • Independent Grocers' Plays of the Week - Week 20
    February 07, 2018
    Independent Grocers' Plays of the Week - Week 20 include two from men's hockey, two from women's volleyball and one from the U SPORTS No. 3 ranked Axewomen basketball team.
  • Axewomen take control in second quarter to hand Huskies an 89-49 loss
    February 01, 2018
    WOLFVILLE, N.S. – Haley McDonald’s 32 points gave the U SPORTS No. 4 ranked Acadia Axewomen an 89-49 win over the AUS’s second-place Saint Mary’s Huskies in a rescheduled game from early January.
  • VID RECAP: Axewomen hand 2nd place Huskies 89-49 loss
    February 01, 2018
    VID RECAP: Axewomen hand 2nd place Huskies 89-49 loss in the first meeting of both teams this season. The U SPORTS No. 4 ranked Axewomen controlled the second and third quarters for the win.
  • Independent Grocers' Plays of the Week - Week 19
    January 31, 2018
    Another great week of great plays by our Axemen and Axewomen. Basketball's Mason Middaugh and Ellen Hatt add one each to the reel and a great heads-up play by Volleyball's Regan Herrington
  • Anderson named AUS Player of the Week
    January 30, 2018
    HALIFAX, N.S. - Atlantic University Sport announced this week's Subway AUS Athletes of the Week and Basketball's Paloma Anderson won the honours for the female athlete of the week.
  • Acadia's McDonalds Athletes of the Week - Week 17
    January 29, 2018
    Congratulations to Basketball's Erik Nissen and Paloma Anderson, Acadia's McDonalds Athletes of the Week - Week 17
  • Axewomen sweep series at MUN and clinch playoff berth
    January 28, 2018
    St. JOHN'S, NL - The Acadia Axewomen completed a weekend sweep over the Memorial Sea-Hawks on Sunday afternoon with a 90-79 victory at The Field House.
  • Axewomen win first of two game weekend at MUN
    January 27, 2018
    St. JOHN'S, Nfld. - The Acadia Axewomen secured a 91-68 road victory over the Memorial Sea-Hawks on Saturday night from The Field House.  
  • In Pursuit of Excellence - Allie Berry
    January 25, 2018
    WOLFVILLE, NS - The goal for every university varsity athlete should be to continue improving throughout their career and make their final year their best. 
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