CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – UMBC swimming and diving junior Andrew Eckhoff (Chelmsford, Mass./Chelmsford) and women’s basketball senior Michelle Kurowski (Hicksville, N.Y./Hicksville) have been named America East Scholar-Athletes for the 2011-12 winter season, the conference office announced on Thursday.
CLEVELAND, Ohio – UMBC senior guard Michelle Kurowski (Hicksville, N.Y./Hicksville) was named to the Division I-AAA Athletics Directors Association Scholar Athlete Team for the second consecutive year, the organization announced.
OVERLAND PARK, Kan. – UMBC women’s basketball senior Michelle Kurowski (Hicksville, N.Y./Hicksville) has been selected to the Lowes Senior CLASS Award Second Team, which recognizes the nation’s top female basketball seniors who excel in the classroom and make an impact in their community, in addition to their accomplishments on the court.
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – The America East women’s basketball championship game between the No.5-seed UMBC Retrievers and the No. 2-seed Albany Great Danes will be aired on the Mid-Atlantic Sports Network (MASN) and streamed live on ESPN3, the conference office announced.
ALBANY, N.Y. – Looking to earn an automatic bid to the NCAA Tournament for only the second time in school history, the No. 5-seed UMBC women’s basketball team came up one step short, falling to No.2-seed Albany, 69-61, in the America East Championship Game Saturday night at SEFCU Arena.
BALTIMORE, Md. - The UMBC women's basketball team (17-14), the No.5 seed in the conference tournament, heads to Albany, N.Y. to face the No. 2-seed Great Danes in the America East title game on Saturday night at SEFCU Arena. Tip-off is scheduled for 8 p.m.
WEST HARTFORD, Conn. – UMBC women’s basketball senior Michelle Kurowski (Hicksville, N.Y./Hicksville) scored a game-high 25 points as the No. 5-seed Retrievers (17-14) defeated No.1-seed Boston University, 77-61, Sunday afternoon in the America East Semifinals at the Chase Family Arena on the campus of the University of Hartford.
WEST HARTFORD, Conn. - After slipping by No.4-seed New Hampshire in the America East Quarterfinals on Friday, the No. 5-seed UMBC women's basketball team (16-14) is set to take on regular season champion and No. 1-seed Boston U. on Sunday morning in the semifinal round.
WEST HARTFORD, Conn. – UMBC Women’s basketball senior Michelle Kurowski (Hicksville, N.Y./Hicksville) sank two free throws with one second left to lift No. 5-seed UMBC (16-14) past No. 4-seed New Hampshire (16-13), 59-57, in the America East Quarterfinals, Friday afternoon at Chase Family Arena.
WEST HARTFORD, Conn. – UMBC women’s basketball freshman Lauren Chase (Bowie, Md./Riverdale Baptist) was named the America East Rookie of the Year, in addition to being a unanimous selection to the All-Rookie team, the conference announced Thursday at the annual awards reception on the campus of the University of Hartford.
BALTIMORE- UMBC senior guard Michelle Kurowski (Hicksville, N.Y.) led all scorers with 21 points and had plenty of help as the Retrievers celebrated a memorable Senior Day with a 72- 60 victory over Vermont.
BALTIMORE, MD. - The UMBC women's basketball (14-14, 8-7 America East) team will celebrate the careers of three of its most successful seniors on Saturday when the Retrievers host America East rival Vermont in the final home game of the year.
CAMBRIDGE, MASS. – UMBC women’s basketball seniors Erin Brown (Bethesda, Md./Walt Whitman) and Michelle Kurowski (Hicksville, N.Y./Hicksville) have been nominated for the 2011-12 America East Women’s Basketball Fans’ Choice Player of the Year.
BOSTON, MASS. – The UMBC women’s basketball team outscored Boston U., 35-28, in the second half, but it was not enough to overcome a 12-point halftime deficit, as the Retrievers fell to the Terriers, 61-56, Wednesday night at Case Gymnasium.
WEST HARTFORD, CONN. – UMBC women’s basketball freshman Lauren Chase (Bowie, Md./Riverdale Baptist) scored a team-high 15 points, but the Retrievers could not overcome Hartford, falling, 66-54, Sunday afternoon at the Chase Family Arena.
BALTIMORE, MD. – The UMBC women’s basketball team (14-12, 8-5 America East) erased a two- point halftime deficit and outscored Binghamton, 39-24, in the second half to beat the Bearcats, 63-50, Wednesday evening at the RAC Arena.
STONY BROOK, N.Y. – UMBC women’s basketball’s three seniors combined to score 49 points as the Retrievers pulled away from Stony Brook in the second half, to defeat the Seawolves, 63-51, Wednesday night at Pritchard Gymnasium.
BALTIMORE, MD. – Senior forward Erin Brown (Bethesda, Md./Walt Whitman) continued her mastery of Maine, leading four Retrievers in double figures with 18 points, as UMBC defeated visiting Maine, 66-44, Saturday afternoon at the RAC Arena
DURHAM, N.H. – UMBC women’s basketball junior Kristin Coles (Charles Town, W.Va./Notre Dame Academy/American), senior Erin Brown (Bethesda, Md./Walt Whitman) and freshman Lauren Chase (Bowie, Md./Riverdale Baptist) each recorded a double-double, but it was not enough as the Retrievers lost to New Hampshire, 75-68, Saturday afternoon at Lundholm Gymnasium.