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Wildcats comeback in triumph over Cal State Dominguez Hills.

Wildcats comeback in triumph over Cal State Dominguez Hills.

benjamin marquez

February 16, 2014


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The Wildcats bounced back with an impressive road win over the Cal State Dominguez Hills Toros 54-51.After a flat first half and heading into overtime being down 33-21, the Wildcats came out with a flurry of offensive spurts to get back in the game for the second half. Senior guard Jazmine Miller and junior guard Annie Ward hit back to back three's as the 'Cats wen...

’Cats win streak snapped to Golden Eagles

’Cats win streak snapped to Golden Eagles

benjamin marquez

February 15, 2014


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The Chico State women's basketball team's seven game winning streak was snapped Friday night to Cal State L.A after losing 83-71.In the first half, the 'Cats came out timid as the Golden Eagles established being the aggressors going on a 25-13 run in the final 12 minutes to have a lead 42-30 at halftime. In ...

Triple threat leads winning streak

Triple threat leads winning streak

benjamin marquez

February 10, 2014


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Word around town is that the Golden State Warriors may need to witness what the Wildcat women’s basketball team has going on this season. The Warriors have the “Splash Brothers,” Stephen Curry and Klay Thompson, but the Wildcats have one up on them, bringing the “Splash Sisters Trio” to the court. The ’Cats are...

Seven game winning streak in tact for Wildcats

Seven game winning streak in tact for Wildcats

benjamin marquez

February 9, 2014


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The Chico State women's basketball team kept their seven game winning streak alive Saturday after defeating Cal State San Bernardino 74-72.In a crazy game at Acker Gym the Wildcats rode to victory on a game winning put back by Mckenzie Dalthrop. In the first half, both teams battled back and forth as the 'Cats found th...

Thriller in Acker, Wildcats defeat San Francisco State

benjamin marquez

February 1, 2014


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The Chico State women's basketball team won a thriller in Acker Gym 67-66 over San Francisco State. In the first half, both teams battled back and forth keeping it a stalemate 36-35 at halftime. In the second half, the Wildcats came out slow, but made an impressive comeback to take home the victory 6...

’Cats dominate Seawolves at home

benjamin marquez

February 1, 2014


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In the first half, the Wildcats played safe and sound converting multiple fast breaks to find themselves up 37-28 at halftime. In the second half, the 'Cats came out aggressive and stepped the tempo up to leave the SeaWolves in the dust 79-45. Seniors Jazmine Miller and Analise Riezebos lead the...

Wildcats wrap up weekend sweep

Wildcats wrap up weekend sweep

benjamin marquez

January 26, 2014


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The Chico State women's basketball team swept the competition this weekend going 2-0 to improve to 11-5 on the season. The Wildcats rallied behind junior guard Annie Ward's big three to prevail over Humboldt State 69-66. In the first half, the 'Cats found an early lead 15-2 to only let it slip away a...

Wildcats begin road trip with victory

Wildcats begin road trip with victory

benjamin marquez

January 24, 2014


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The Chico State women's basketball team kicked off their road trip by defeating the Cal Poly Pomona Broncos 85-73 on Thursday. Senior guard Jazmine Miller dropped 17 points, six assists and four rebounds to push the Wildcats to another victory. Six Wildcats were in double figures as they buried a seas...

‘Cats guard breaks records, receives honors

‘Cats guard breaks records, receives honors

Nicholas Woodard

January 20, 2014


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A career high in points. Two huge milestones reached. And CCAA Player of the Week.Just another Saturday night at Acker Gym for senior Jazmine Miller. The women’s basketball guard had a career night Jan. 11, scoring a career-high 26 points, passing former teammate Synchro Bull for 10th all-time in po...

Wildcats annihilate Otters, close out weekend with win

Wildcats annihilate Otters, close out weekend with win

benjamin marquez

January 19, 2014


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The Chico State women's basketball team defeated the Cal State Monterey Bay Otters Saturday 62-48.In the first half, the Wildcats stingy defense held the Otters to just 8-30 from the field at a whopping low 26% shooting. The 'Cats also had a duo scoring attack from junior guard Hannah Womack and seni...

‘Cats fall short to Cal State East Bay

‘Cats fall short to Cal State East Bay

benjamin marquez

January 17, 2014


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The Chico State women's basketball team lost Friday to the Cal State East Bay Pioneers 64-61. In a nail bitting game, the 'Cats fell short by a missed free throw from senior point guard Courtney Hamilton. In the first half the Wildcats played sloppy and had difficulties breaking the Pioneers press and half co...

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