2012-13 News

July 26, 2013
#MountTop20: Women’s Basketball Qualifies for NEC Semifinals in Number 6 Moment
The Mountaineers’ run to the NEC Semifinals was their first since the 2000-01 season.

July 15, 2013
#MountTop20 : Women’s Basketball Takes Down Seton Hall, 74-64, for No. 11 Moment
It was the program’s first victory over a BCS conference school since joining Division I.

July 1, 2013
#MountTop20 : Vanessa Blair Joins NEC Hall of Fame for Number 17 Moment
The 1992 Mount graduate was named NEC Player of the Decade (1985-95).

June 25, 2013
#MountTop20 : Mount Athletics Celebrates Women in Sports in Number 18 Moment
The athletic department looked back at 40 former student-athletes who left their mark in athletics at the Mount or after graduation.

June 18, 2013
Mount Women’s Basketball Draws Saint Joseph’s in Preseason WNIT Opening Round
The Mount will travel to Philadelphia to open the season on Nov. 8 at 7:00 p.m.

June 10, 2013
Whitten Attends The Center for Coaching Excellence
Bryan Whitten was one of 32 coaches chosen to participate

May 22, 2013
Mount Women's Basketball Announced in 2013 Preseason WNIT Field
The Mount will be making its second-ever Preseason WNIT appearance.

May 17, 2013
Mount Women's Basketball Announces Recruiting Class
Two freshmen and one transfer will play their first season for the Mount in 2013-14.

May 14, 2013
Bryan Whitten Announces Summer Camp Information
Camp is scheduled for June 15th

March 13, 2013
Mount St. Mary's Women's Basketball Falls to Quinnipiac, 63-56, in NEC Semifinals
Jacqueline Brewer made a career-high six three-pointers for the Mount.

March 12, 2013
Mount Women's Basketball Will Take on Quinnipiac in NEC Semifinals on Wednesday
The Mount is playing in the NEC Semifinals for the first time since 2001

March 10, 2013
Mount St. Mary's Women's Basketball Tops Monmouth, 59-57, in Northeast Conference Quarterfinals
Ashley Christie scored in the Mount's final possession in overtime

March 7, 2013
Women's Basketball Heads Back to Monmouth for Rematch in NEC Quarterfinal Matchup
The Mount women's basketball team will head to West Long Branch, just a week after losing to the Hawks, for their NEC Quarterfinal tilt on Sunday.

March 7, 2013
Sydney Henderson Earns Second Team All-Northeast Conference
Henderson led the Mountaineers in scoring and rebounding during the regular season

March 4, 2013
Mann Ties a Season-High with 20 Points, But the Mount Falls to Monmouth 71-63
Senior Selina Mann ties a season-high with 20 points, however the Mount falls to the Hawks 71-63 on Monday night.

March 3, 2013
Women's Basketball Tangles With Monmouth on Monday in Key Regular Season Finale
The Mount women's basketball team closes out the regular season with the Hawks on Monday. The game with Monmouth has key implications on NEC Tournament seeding.

March 2, 2013
Mount St. Mary's Women's Basketball Secures 70-62 Victory Over Fairleigh Dickinson
Sydney Henderson scored 14 points and grabbed six rebounds in the win

February 28, 2013
Women's Basketball Travels to Fairleigh Dickinson on Saturday
The Mount St. Mary's women's basketball team closes out the regular season with a two game road trip starting Saturday at Fairleigh Dickinson.

February 25, 2013
Mount St. Mary's Clinches NEC Playoff Berth with 51-39 Win over LIU Brooklyn
Tara Lonergan had 10 points for the Mountaineers in the victory

February 25, 2013
Women's Basketball Welcomes LIU Brooklyn to Knott Arena on Monday Night
The Mount St. Mary's women's basketball team will host the Blackbirds in their final home game of the season.

February 23, 2013
Mount Women's Basketball Edges St. Francis Brooklyn, 49-48
Jackqueline Brewer hit five three-pointers to pace the Mount with 15 points.

February 21, 2013
Women's Basketball Hosts St. Francis Brooklyn on Saturday Night
The Mount St. Mary's women's basketball team continues their home-stand against the Terriers on Saturday night.

February 18, 2013
Women's Basketball Hosts Bryant on Monday Night
The Mount St. Mary's women's basketball team hosts Bryant on Monday night. The Mount is riding a two game winning streak.

February 18, 2013
Mount St. Mary's Women's Basketball Falls to Bryant, 69-62, on Monday Night
Jackie Brewer tied her career high with 25 points in the loss.

February 16, 2013
Mount St. Mary's Holds on for 50-48 Victory over Central Connecticut State
Sydney Henderson led the Mount with 14 points.

February 15, 2013
40 For 40 - Mount Women In Sports Celebration: Part V
In our final installment of the Mount St. Mary's Women In Sports 40-for-40 Celebration, the Mount will take a look at eight women that had outstanding careers in a Mount uniform over the last decade.

February 12, 2013
Carney's Career Day Leads Women's Basketball Past Wagner
Sophomore Jenn Carney scored a career high 10 points in a 54-42 win over Wagner.

February 11, 2013
Women's Basketball Heads North To Take on Wagner on Tuesday
Brewer and the Mount St. Mary's women's basketball team travel to Staten Island on Tuesday evening to take on the Seahawks.

February 9, 2013
Women's Basketball Falls At Saint Francis, 83-59
Jacqueline Brewer paced the Mount with 16 points while Rachel Mathews posted 14 points and nine rebounds to narrowly miss her first career double-double.

February 7, 2013
Women's Basketball Starts Two Game Road Trip at St. Francis Pa. on Saturday
The Mount St. Mary's women's basketball team looks to bounce back after a loss to Quinnipiac on Monday night.

February 7, 2013
40 For 40 - Mount Women In Sports Celebration: Part IV
In the week after Mount St. Mary's announced its newest class to the Hall of Fame, the Mount takes a look at the final eight of 30 women in the Mount Hall of Fame, including its two newest female members.

February 4, 2013
Quinnipiac Downs Women's Basketball, 78-55
Quinnipiac defeated Mount St. Mary’s 78-55 in Northeast Conference women’s basketball action on Monday.

February 3, 2013
Women's Basketball Concludes Three-Game Homestand Against NEC Leader Quinnipiac on Monday.
Sydney Henderson and the Mount St. Mary's women's basketball team hosts NEC leader Quinnipiac on Monday night.

February 2, 2013
Sacred Heart Upends Women's Basketball, 58-50
Sacred Heart finished the game on a 13-3 run to down Mount St. Mary's 58-50 in Northeast Conference women's basketball action on Saturday.

February 1, 2013
40 For 40 - Mount Women In Sports Celebration: Part III
In the third installment of Mount St. Mary's Women In Sports 40 for 40 Celebration, the Mount honors eight women that helped make the athletics movement from Division II to Division I during the course of their careers in Emmitsburg.

February 1, 2013
Mount Women's Basketball Hosts Sacred Heart on Saturday Evening
Sophomore Rachel Mathews and the women's basketball team look to win their second in a row when they face Sacred Heart on Saturday. Game time is 7:00 p.m.

January 28, 2013
Henderson Helps Women's Basketball Surge Past Wagner, 73-58
Sydney Henderson powered a 23-6 run to close the first half with 11 points and finished the game with 19 points to propel Mount St. Mary’s past Wagner 73-58 in Northeast Conference (NEC) women’s basketball action on Monday.

January 27, 2013
Women's Basketball Comes Home To Host Wagner On Monday Night
After a five-game road trip, the Mount returns to Knott Arena on Monday to battle Wagner. Game time is 7 p.m.

January 25, 2013
40 For 40 - Mount Women In Sports Celebration: Part II
In our next edition of the Mount St. Mary’s Women’s In Sports 40 for 40 Celebration, the Mount takes a look at eight outstanding careers in the sports of women’s basketball, track and field and tennis.

January 25, 2013
Women's Basketball Concludes Five-Game Road Trip At Robert Morris On Saturday
The Mount looks to improve to 4-1 on the road trip. Game time is 4 p.m.

January 24, 2013
Vanessa Blair Inducted Into The Northeast Conference Hall of Fame
Former Mount St. Mary's women's basketball standout Vanessa Blair has been selected to the Northeast Conference Hall of Fame.

January 21, 2013
Women's Baskeball Falls In Overtime To Central Connecticut State, 77-73
For the second-straight game, Mount St. Mary's attempted to rally from a double-digit deficit and win the game in overtime. Central Connecticut State had other ideas and held on for a 77-73 overtime victory against the Mount in Northeast Conference (NEC) women's basketball action on Monday.

January 20, 2013
Women's Basketball Looks To Improve To 5-1 In NEC At Central Connecticut State On Monday
The Mount battles the Blue Devils at 7 p.m. at Detrick Gymnasium on Monday.

January 19, 2013
Women's Basketball Downs Bryant In Wild-Overtime Finish, 86-84
Selina Mann scored the decisive basket in overtime to help Mount St. Mary's hold on for an 86-84 win in a crazy finish against Bryant in Northeast Conference (NEC) women's basketball action on Saturday.

January 17, 2013
40 For 40 - Mount Women In Sports Celebration: Part I
Mount St. Mary’s University begins its Women’s In Sports Celebration by looking at six Mount Hall of Fame women’s basketball players and two former Mount athletes that have made their mark in athletics over the course of their professional careers.

January 17, 2013
Women's Basketball Continues Road Trip At Bryant On Saturday
Saturday’s game between Mount St. Mary’s and Bryant marks the sixth meeting in the all-time series dating back to the 2008-09 season.

January 14, 2013
Lonergan's Layup With 36.1 Seconds Left Propels Women's Basketball Past St. Francis Brooklyn, 49-45
Tara Lonergan scored in the lane with 36.1 seconds left to lift Mount St. Mary's past St. Francis Brooklyn 49-45 in Northeast Conference (NEC) women's basketball action on Monday.

January 13, 2013
Women's Basketball Heads To St. Francis Brooklyn On Monday
The Mount will battle the Terriers at the Pope P.E. Center on Monday at 7 p.m.

January 12, 2013
Balanced Offensive Attack Powers Women's Basketball To 66-41 Win Against LIU Brooklyn
Mount St. Mary's used a balanced scoring attack with four players reaching double figures to down LIU Brooklyn 66-41in NEC women's basketball action on Saturday at the Barclays Center. The tilt was the first-ever women's basketball game played at the NBA home of the Brooklyn Nets.

January 11, 2013
Women's Basketball Faces First NEC Road Test This Season Against LIU Brooklyn At The Barclays Center On Saturday
The Mount women's basketball team will play its first NEC road game of the season against LIU Brooklyn on Saturday at the Barclays Center. Tipoff is 12 p.m.

January 11, 2013
Mount St. Mary’s To Celebrate Women In Sports
In recognition of the 40th Anniversary of Title IX and 40 years of women enrolled at Mount St. Mary’s University, the Mount will honor 40 former and current Mount female student-athletes that will culminate in a Women’s In Sports Celebration on Feb. 16.

January 7, 2013
Fairleigh Dickinson Upends Women's Basketball In Overtime, 69-60
FDU scored the final nine points to earn the win. Jacqueline Brewer had a career-high 25 points and nine rebounds.

January 6, 2013
Women's Basketball Concludes Four-Game Homestand Against Fairleigh Dickinson On Monday
The Mount looks to improve to 2-0 in NEC play for the second-straight season with a win against FDU. Game time is 7 p.m.

January 5, 2013
Lonergan Unwraps Career-High 14 Points To Propel Women's Basketball Past Monmouth On Her Birthday, 70-51
Tara Lonergan scored a career-high 14 points to help Mount St. Mary’s down Monmouth 70-51 in Northeast Conference women’s basketball action on Saturday.

January 4, 2013
Women's Basketball Opens Up NEC Play Against Monmouth At Knott Arena On Saturday
The Mount women are 15-8 in league openers and 7-3 at Knott Arena.

January 2, 2013
Lehigh Downs Women's Basketball In Non-Conference Finale, 66-57
Lehigh closed the game on a 18-6 run to come away with a 66-57victory against Mount St. Mary’s in non-conference women’s basketball action on Wednesday.

January 1, 2013
Women's Basketball Hope To Start New Year On Right Foot At Home Against Lehigh On Wednesday
The Mount will play its final non-conference game of the year against Lehigh on Wednesday at Knott Arena. Game time is 7 p.m.

December 30, 2012
Women's Basketball Loses Heartbreaker To American, 48-46
American created a turnover with three seconds left and scored on a layup with 0.2 seconds left to cap a 17-4 run en route to a 48-46 victory against Mount St. Mary’s in non-conference women’s basketball action on Sunday.

December 29, 2012
Women's Basketball Ends 2012 With Home Game Against American On Sunday
The Mount women's basketball returns to the hardwood at Knott Arena on Sunday against American. Game time is 1 p.m.

December 20, 2012
Women's Basketball Falls At Pittsburgh, 67-49
Pittsburgh downed Mount St. Mary’s 67-49 in non-conference women’s basketball action on Thursday.

December 19, 2012
Mount St. Mary’s Renews Partnership With WTHU-1450 AM For 13 Basketball Broadcasts
Mount St. Mary’s University and WTHU-1450 AM in Thurmont has renewed its partnership to broadcast all nine Mount men’s basketball Northeast Conference (NEC) home games and four Mountaineer women’s basketball home games beginning January 3, 2013.

December 18, 2012
Take Two: Women's Basketball Looks To Repeat Big East Success At Pittsburgh On Thursday
Coming off a 74-64 win at Big East member Seton Hall on Sunday, the Mount travels to Pittsburgh on Thursday for a 7 p.m. tilt.

December 17, 2012
Henderson Nabs Second NEC/Choice Hotels Player Of The Week Honor This Season
Sydney Henderson, a member of the Mount St. Mary’s women’s basketball team, has been named the Northeast Conference(NEC)/Choice Hotels Player of the Week for the week of Dec. 10-16. It is the redshirt junior’s second weekly conference honor of her career.

December 16, 2012
Women's Basketball Stuns Seton Hall, 74-64
Sydney Henderson and Selina Mann went 10-for-10 from the free throw line in the final two minutes to help Mount St. Mary’s clinch a 74-64 victory against Seton Hall in non-conference women’s basketball action on Sunday. The win was the Mount’s first victory against a BCS school in Mount Division I history.

December 14, 2012
Women's Basketball Battles Seton Hall On The Road On Sunday
The Mount will face Seton Hal for the second time in team history on Sunday at 2 p.m. in New Jersey.

December 8, 2012
Brewer's Career Day Helps Women's Basketball Deploy Navy, 53-45
Jacqueline Brewer scored a career-high 16 points to help Mount St. Mary’s rally past Navy 53-45 in non-conference women’s basketball action on Saturday.

December 7, 2012
Women's Basketball Hosts Navy For Saturday Afternoon Tilt
Mount and Navy tip at 2 p.m. on Saturday.

December 5, 2012
Mann-Henderson Tandem Powers Women's Basketball Past UMES, 62-58
Selina Mann and Sydney Henderson combined for 33 points and 21 rebounds to lift Mount St. Mary’s past Maryland-Eastern Shore 62-58 in non-conference women’s basketball action on Wednesday.

December 3, 2012
Women's Basketball Begins Two-Game Homestand Against UMES on Wednesday
The Mount will play two games at Knott Arena this week, starting with Wednesday contest against UMES at 7 p.m.

November 28, 2012
Bucknell Downs Women's Basketball, 55-43
Bucknell defeated Mount St. Mary’s 55-43 in non-conference women’s basketball action on Wednesday.

November 27, 2012
Women's Basketball Concludes Bison Road Trip At Bucknell On Wednesday
Game time is 7 p.m. in Lewisburg, Pa.

November 26, 2012
Daddy/Daughter Date Night Set For Women's Basketball Tilt Against UMES On December 5; Mount Announces Schedule Changes
The Mount St. Mary’s University women’s basketball team will be holding its Second Annual Daddy/Daughter Date Night during its home contest against UMES on Dec. 5. Game time is 7 p.m.

November 25, 2012
Women's Basketball Falls 77-52 At Howard
Howard defeated Mount St. Mary’s 77-52 in non-conference women’s basketball action on Sunday.

November 24, 2012
Women's Basketball Heads To Howard For A Sunday Matinee
The Mountaineers face the Bison at 4:30 p.m. on Sunday afternoon.

November 20, 2012
Women's Basketball Game At Howard Moved To 4:30 P.M. Start Time On Sunday
The Mount St. Mary’s women’s basketball game at Howard on Sunday, November 25, originally announced as a 7 p.m. tip off, has been moved up to a 4:30 p.m. start time in Washington, D.C.

November 19, 2012
Campbell Holds Off Women's Basketball, 54-48
Campbell held off a charging Mount St. Mary’s team en route to a 54-48 victory in non-conference women’s basketball action on Monday.

November 19, 2012
Henderson Named NEC Choice Hotels Co-Player Of The Week
Redshirt junior Sydney Henderson has been named the Northeast Conference Choice Hotels Co-Player of the Week for the week of Nov. 12-18. It is the redshirt junior’s first conference honor.

November 18, 2012
Women's Basketball Welcomes Campbell To Town For Home Opener On Monday
Tip off is 7 p.m. at Knott Arena against the Camels.

November 16, 2012
Henderson's Career Night Powers Women's Basketball Past Rider, 70-67
Sydney Henderson scored the go-ahead basket with 42 seconds left and finished with a career-high 30 points to lead Mount St. Mary’s past Rider 70-67 in non-conference women’s basketball action on Friday.

November 15, 2012
Women's Basketball Travels To Rider On Friday Night
Friday’s game between Mount St. Mary’s and Rider marks the 22nd meeting in the all-time series dating back to the 1983-84 season.

November 9, 2012
Women's Basketball Falls In Season Opener At Fifth-Ranked Maryland
Fifth-ranked Maryland defeated Mount St. Mary’s 88-47 in the non-conference women’s basketball action on Friday. It was the season opener for both teams.

October 23, 2012
Women's Basketball Picked Seventh In NEC Preseason Poll
The Mount St. Mary’s women’s basketball team has been picked seventh in the Northeast Conference (NEC) Preseason Coaches Poll, announced during the Social Media Day at the Barclay Center in Brooklyn, N.Y., on Tuesday.

October 22, 2012
Mount St. Mary's Basketball Coaches Set To Participate In NEC "Social" Media Day
Mount St. Mary’s men’s basketball head coach Jamion Christian and women’s basketball head coach Bryan Whitten will participate in the Northeast Conference (NEC) “Social” Media Day on Tuesday at the Barclay Center in Brooklyn, N.Y.

October 16, 2012
Whitten Adds Keys And Martin To Women's Basketball Coaching Staff
Mount St. Mary’s University women’s basketball head coach Bryan Whitten has announced the additions of Josh Keys and Brian Martin to his coaching staff. Keys will serve as an assistant coach and Martin will be the Director of Basketball Operations.

October 2, 2012
Women's Basketball Unveils 2012-13 Schedule
Mount St. Mary's basketball head coach Bryan Whitten has announced his full 29-game schedule that will include 14 contests at Knott Arena. The schedule is highlighted by seven of the final 11 games being played in Emmitsburg.