2018-19 Salve Regina University Women's Basketball News

  • Four Seahawks in double figures during road win
    January 19, 2019
    BOSTON, Mass. – Four of five starters scored in double figures to propel Salve Regina University over Wentworth Institute of Technology, 69-48, in Commonwealth Coast Conference women's basketball action Saturday afternoon inside Tansey Gymnasium.
  • Salve Regina holds off Gordon at home, 53-51
    January 16, 2019
    NEWPORT, R.I. - Salve Regina University women's basketball defeated Gordon College, 53-51, behind a trio of double-figure scorers - seniors Kerri Beland (Attleboro, Mass.) and Tara Burke (Londonderry, N.H.) with 16 and 11 points apiece, and sophomore Mary Rorke (Norton, Mass.) chipping in 10 points.
  • Seahawks host Scots in Mental Health Awareness Games with H3 Foundation
    January 13, 2019
    SPRINGFIELD, Mass. - The Commonwealth Coast Conference (CCC) men and women's basketball teams will be hosting games as part of a conference-wide initiative to raise mental health awareness. The event will be in partnership with Hope Happens Here (H3), a foundation dedicated to educating others on mental health issues. The games are scheduled for Wednesday, Jan. 16.
  • Seahawks sink Gulls with last-second game-winning basket
    January 12, 2019
    BEVERLY, Mass. - Torie Scorpio (Cranston, R.I.) sank the game-winning basket for Salve Regina University women's basketball with 1.1-seconds to play as the junior point guard used a pick at the free throw line, drove to the basket, and let go a right-handed floater that circled around the rim until it fell in dramatically with little time remaining for an Endicott answer.
  • Seahawks down Golden Bears on the road, 51-50
    January 10, 2019
    SPRINGFIELD, Mass. - Salve Regina University women's basketball traveled to the city of the birthplace of the game and delivered an upset against Western New England University, 51-50, in Commonwealth Coast Conference (CCC) action at the Alumni Healthful Living Center.
  • Nor'easters extend streak to 15 against Seahawks
    January 08, 2019
    BIDDEFORD, Maine - Jocelyn Chaput (Nashua, N.H.) notched a double-double that included a career-high 23 points as the University of New England women's basketball team rolled past Salve Regina University, 83-54, in Commonwealth Coast Conference (CCC) action Tuesday evening (Jan. 8) at the Harold Alfond Forum.
  • Seahawks rally to earn first CCC victory, 62-53
    January 05, 2019
    NEWPORT, R.I. - Salve Regina University women's basketball rallied from a double-digit deficit to defeat Wentworth Institute of Technology, 62-53, in Commonwealth Coast Conference (CCC) action at the Rodgers Recreation Center on the Seahawk campus.
  • Colonels outlast Seahawks, 76-70
    January 03, 2019
    MILTON, Mass. - Junior guard Torie Scorpio (Cranston, R.I.) matched her career-best in 3-pointers made (four) and scored a game-high 26 points but the Salve Regina University women's basketball team fell by six, 76-70, in Commonwealth Coast Conference (CCC) action at Curry College on Thursday night.
  • Four in double figures as Salve Regina sinks Saint Lawrence, 63-54
    December 31, 2018
    BABSON PARK, Mass. (December 31, 2018) - Mary Rorke (Norton, Mass.) scored 10 of her team-high 15 points in the second half as Salve Regina defeated Saint Lawrence, 63-54, in consolation game of Judy Pearson '85 Memorial Tournament hosted by Babson College.
  • Babson bests Salve Regina in opener of Judy Pearson '85 Memorial Tournament
    December 30, 2018
    BABSON PARK, Mass.--Sophomore Nicole Hiller (Rocky Hill, Conn.) led five players in double figures with 16 points and Babson College shot a blistering 57.4 percent on its way to defeating visiting Salve Regina University, 99-58, in the opening round of the Judy Pearson '85 Memorial Tournament on Sunday afternoon inside Staake Gymnasium.
  • Seahawks top Wildcats in Providence, 67-54
    December 08, 2018
    PROVIDENCE, R.I. - Senior Kerri Beland (Attleboro, Mass.) scored a game-high 26 pooints to lead visiting Salve Regina University women's basketballl to a 67-54 victory over Johnson & Wales University at the Wildcat Center in non-league action.
  • Hawks run win streak over Seahawks to seven games
    December 04, 2018
    NEWPORT, R.I. - Salve Regina University senior Kerri Beland (Attleboro, Mass.) led all players with 19 points, but visiting Roger Williams University held on for a 56-50 victory in Commonwealth Coast Conference (CCC) women's basketball action at the Rodgers Recreation Center on Tuesday evening.
  • Salve Regina women's basketball triumphs at home, 71-60
    December 01, 2018
    NEWPORT, R.I. - Salve Regina University women's basketball made eight 3-pointers including four by senior Kerri Beland (Attleboro, Mass.) and three by junior Torie Scorpio (Cranston, R.I.) and the Seahawks won their first home game of the season, 71-60, over visiting Bridgewater State University at the Rodgers Recreation Center.
  • Down eight in fourth, Seahawks rally to take lead but cannot hold on
    November 28, 2018
    DUDLEY, Mass. - Torie Scorpio (Cranston, R.I.) and Kerri Beland (Attleboro, Mass.) hit 3-pointers on consecutive fourth-quarter possessions for Salve Regina University against Nichols College, but the Seahawks could not hold onto a late three-point lead over the Bison who won the Commonwealth Coast Conference (CCC) opener, 51-50.
  • Beland and Pierce named as captains for women's basketball
    November 27, 2018
    NEWPORT, R.I. - Salve Regina University women's basketball head coach Cori Hughes has announced two seniors as her captains for the 2018-19 season - Kerri Beland (Attleboro, Mass.) and Liv Pierce (Tyngsboro, Mass.) - both having already served as captains last season.
  • CCC Player of the Week: Torie Scorpio
    November 26, 2018
    SPRINGFIELD, Mass. - The Commonwealth Coast Conference (CCC) has selected Salve Regina University junior guard Torie Scorpio (Cranston, R.I.) as its Player of the Week for women's basketball (November 19-25).
  • Seahawks split a pair of games in Mercy Tournament
    November 25, 2018
    DALLAS, Pa. - Salve Regina University women's basketball splits its two games with sister institutions (founded by the Sisters of Mercy) in the Mercy Tournament hosted by Misericordia University (Nov. 24-25, 2018). The Seahawks earned their first win of the season on Sunday, a 73-59 decision over Gwynedd Mercy College, as junior Torie Scorpio (Cranston, R.I.) scored a career-high 28 points to lead the way over the Griffins (3-3).
  • Cadets come back in final minutes to subdue Seahawks
    November 18, 2018
    NORTHAMPTON, Mass. - Norwich women's basketball picked up their first victory of the 2018-19 season on Sunday afternoon, defeating the Seahawks of Salve Regina University on day two of the Tyler Tip-Off Tournament at Smith College by a 62-59 final score.
  • Seahawks slip in the Tyler Tip-Off opener
    November 17, 2018
    NORTHAMPTON, Mass. – The Hartwick women's basketball team jumped out to a quick start and never looked back in the first game of the Smith College Tyler Tip-Off Tournament on Saturday afternoon, defeating the Salve Regina University Seahawks, 67-43.
  • Seahawks picked fifth in women's basketball pre-season coaches' poll
    November 06, 2018
    SPRINGFIELD, Mass. - Salve Regina head coach Cori Hughes enters her 12th season at the helm with a deep senior class. Five Seahawks will graduate in 2019 and will help lead women's basketball back to a conference championship. Seniors Lauryn Becker (Hanover, Mass.), Kerri Beland (Attleboro, Mass.), Tara Burke (Londonderry, N.H.), Liv Pierce (Tyngsboro, Mass.), and Mikayla Roderick (New Bedford, Mass.) could comprise a starting five,
  • Most sports covered with call to the Hall for Sheedy, Phillips, Farrea, and Brule
    July 17, 2018
    NEWPORT, R.I. (Tue., July 17, 2018) - Four more to join the Salve Regina Athletic Hall of Fame in the fall: (left to right in foreground) coach and administrator Lynn Sheedy, basketball and tennis player Erin Phillips '11, coach Tom Farrea, football and baseball player Jay Brule '01. The group will be honored during Sept. 30 brunch at Ochre Court (pictured in background).
  • Fall pre-season check-in dates announced
    May 31, 2018
    NEWPORT, R.I. - Salve Regina University director of athletics Jody Mooradian has announced arrival dates for eight Seahawk teams during August 2018.