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2016 Grad Profiles: Shelby Cheslek

2016 Grad Profiles: Shelby Cheslek

Posted on April 25, 2016

Shelby Cheslek, from Pullman, Washington, knows how difficult it can be to balance the rigors of academics and Division I basketball for the Zags. With all the time and energy required for basketball games and practice, Cheslek was a West Coast Conference All-Academic selection and was named to the DI-AAA Athletics Directors Association Women’s Scholar Athlete Team.

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Zags Advance to WNIT Second Round

Zags Advance to WNIT Second Round

Posted on March 18, 2016

SPOKANE, Wash. – The Gonzaga women’s basketball team cruised past UC Riverside in the opening round of the Women’s National Invitation Tournament, 88-54, Thursday.

Mark Your Calendars for Gonzaga Day Feb. 13

Mark Your Calendars for Gonzaga Day Feb. 13

Posted on December 16, 2015

SPOKANE, Wash. – Mark your calendars for Gonzaga Day on Saturday, Feb. 13 – the fourth annual celebration of Gonzaga University for students, alumni, parents, friends, employees, devoted supporters and casual fans. This year’s theme is “Academic Innovation,” a priority of Gonzaga’s capital campaign, Gonzaga Will.

Laura Stockton Continues Zag Legacy

Laura Stockton Continues Zag Legacy

Posted on December 14, 2015

SPOKANE, Wash. – Stockton. Gonzaga University. Basketball. The words are inextricably linked. Laura Stockton, daughter of Gonzaga and NBA Hall of Fame legend John Stockton (’84) and Nada Stockton (’84), and sister of former Zag guard David Stockton (’13), is making a name for herself as a first-year student and guard for the Zags.

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Gonzaga Women Ready to Battle Tennessee for Elite 8 Berth

Gonzaga Women Ready to Battle Tennessee for Elite 8 Berth

Posted on March 27, 2015

SPOKANE, Wash. – On Saturday the No. 11-seeded Gonzaga women’s team (26-7) will face-off against the No. 2 seed Tennessee Lady Volunteers (29-5) in hopes of joining the men’s team in the Elite 8. The game, which tips off at 4 p.m. at the Spokane Arena is essentially a home contest for the Zags.

Gonzaga Women ‘Bring It Home’ to Benefit Community

Gonzaga Women ‘Bring It Home’ to Benefit Community

Posted on March 25, 2015

SPOKANE, Wash. – It’s a little thing, but these little things add up. Every time Gonzaga’s Sweet 16-bound women’s basketball team checked out of a hotel this season, the players have collected all the complimentary toiletries – the shampoos, soaps, lotions and conditioners – and donated them to Catholic Charities Spokane.

Gonzaga Women Upset Oregon State, Advance to Sweet 16 in Spokane on Saturday; View Slideshow

Gonzaga Women Upset Oregon State, Advance to Sweet 16 in Spokane on Saturday; View Slideshow

Posted on March 23, 2015

CORVALLIS, Ore. (AP) – Eleven must be Gonzaga’s lucky number.

No. 11-seed Gonzaga Meets Press Before Battle against 3-Seed OSU

No. 11-seed Gonzaga Meets Press Before Battle against 3-Seed OSU

Posted on March 22, 2015

CORVALLIS, Ore. – Gonzaga Coach Lisa Fortier said the No. 11-seed Zags’ game against Oregon State on Sunday will be just like any other game, except this is the second round of the NCAA Tournament, and it’s a home game for the No. 3-seed Beavers who feature one of the best defenses in the nation.

No. 11-Seed Gonzaga Takes Down 6-Seed George Washington 82-69

No. 11-Seed Gonzaga Takes Down 6-Seed George Washington 82-69

Posted on March 20, 2015

CORVALLIS, Ore. (AP) – Gonzaga forward Sunny Greinacher said the Bulldogs have learned from previous NCAA tournament appearances to stay calm during crunch time. And she did on Friday.