Monday, March 18, 2013

Newsletter No. 7

Click on the link below to read all about the East Carolina women's basketball team, C-USA Coach of the Year, Heather Macy, Sixth Player of the Year, Kristine Mial, First-Team All-Conference Selection, Celeste Stewart, and All-Defensive Team Selection, Britny Edwards.

ECU Women's Basketball Newsletter

Saturday, March 2, 2013

Lady Pirates Host Memphis on Senior Day

Be sure to catch your Lady Pirates in action on Sunday, March 3, as they host the Memphis Tigers on Senior Day! For more information on the game, click the link below:

ECU-Memphis Gameday Central

Thursday, February 28, 2013

ECU Notches 20th Victory with 53-52 Win Over UAB

The ECU women's basketball team collected it's 20th win of the year and it's 13th win at Minges Coliseum with a 53-52 victory over Conference USA foe UAB. To read all about the Pirates' win, click on the link below:

ECU defeats UAB, 53-52

Tuesday, February 26, 2013

Future Pirate Brown Sets RMHS Scoring Record

East Carolina women’s basketball head coach Heather Macy prides herself on recruiting the best student-athletes to help the Lady Pirate basketball program reach new heights. Last November, Macy and her staff signed three potential student-athletes to National Letters of Intent. One of the three was a senior guard out of Rocky Mount High School named J’Kyra Brown.
Brown is a 5-foot-10 guard who was regarded as a four-star recruit by ESPN HoopGurlz and was ranked the 32nd best guard in the country by the same source after playing only three years of prep basketball due to an injury her freshman year. Still, in just three years on the court, Brown made an immediate impact as she recently broke the Rocky Mount High School scoring record after notching 1,665 career points in the Gryphons’ contest against Wilson Fike on February 1...

To read the full release, click on the link below:

Future Pirate Brown Sets RMHS Scoring Record

Tuesday, February 19, 2013

Newletter No. 6

Click on the link below to read the ECU women's basketball newsletter and find out all about the Pirates' journey to an 18-6 record! GO PIRATES!!!

ECU Women's Basketball Newsletter

Monday, February 18, 2013

Stewart Garners C-USA Co-Player of the Week Honors

Senior Celeste Stewart earned her first career Conference USA Player of the Week honor after an impressive performance last week in which she averaged 18.5 points per game, 3.5 rebounds per game, tallied eight assists, and shot 53.3-percent from the field.

To read more about Stewart's C-USA Player of the Week honor, click on the link below:

Celeste Stewart: Conference USA Co-Player of Week

Wednesday, February 13, 2013

Lady Pirates Honored for Academic Achievements

The women's basketball team was honored at halftime of the men's basketball game against UAB earlier tonight for their academic accomplishments. At the end of the Fall semester senior Shala Hodges, junior Kristine Mial, and junior Shawnda Robinson each made the Director of Athletics Honor Roll, while sophomore Dana Jones, freshman Colleen Marshall, junior Katie Paschal, senior Celeste Stewart and redshirt sophomore Kyani White made the Dean's List. Sophomore Tatiana Chapple earned a spot on the Chancellor's list for her academic excellence. Additionally, the team was honored for their overall GPA during the Fall semester.

Be sure to catch ECU in action at Minges Coliseum Thursday, February 14, when the Pirates host Conference USA leader SMU at 7 p.m.