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Alex Harden chases Shocker history books

Sports Editor

November 12, 2014

Filed under Sports, Women's Basketball

Senior guard Alex Harden might be putting her stamp on Shocker basketball history by the end of this year.She already has two Missouri Valley Conference tournament MVP awards, two All-MVC first team awards and two MVC All-Defensive...

Adams puts Wichita State on the map

Austin Ditges, Special to the Sunflower

November 12, 2014

Filed under Sports, Women's Basketball

Wichita State women’s basketball is a team that has loomed in the shadow of the men’s program for years. In fact, in the 38 years of the women’s basketball program, they have only won two conference championships — 201...

Jody Adams timeline: Leading the Shockers

November 5, 2014

Filed under Sports, Women's Basketball

2008-09Adams guided the Shockers to their first double-digit win season  since the 2005-06 seasons. The roster in which she accomplished this only had nine players.The team scored the second highest team semester GPA on reco...

WSU defeats Newman

Sports Reporter

November 3, 2014

Filed under Sports, Women's Basketball

The WSU women’s basketball team played like angry hornets in their exhibition game against the Newman Jets.The Jets, on the other hand, played like bumblebees without a queen.The Jets stumbled and the Shockers attacked on thei...

Shocker Madness: Basketball teams prepare for season

Sports Reporter

October 20, 2014

Filed under Men's Basketball, Sports, Women's Basketball

With one attempt left to solidify his crown as the champion of the dunk contest, senior men’s basketball forward Darius Carter brought the crowd to a roar Thursday night after coming down the lane and dunking two balls at on...

Women’s basketball schedule released

Sports Editor

August 1, 2014

Filed under Sports, Women's Basketball

Wichita State’s women’s basketball team has been training all summer in preparation for another Shocker season, and the schedule has been released.Head Coach Jody Adams announced Friday three 2014 NCAA Tournament teams inc...

Jody Adams signs contract to stay at Wichita State

Sports Editor

July 23, 2014

Filed under Sports, Women's Basketball

Wichita State women's basketball coach Jody Adams is not going anywhere; she will be leading the Shocker women for the next five years.Adams extended her contract through 2019, including an annuity, a five-year rolling term appointment, ...

New women’s basketball assistant coach

Sports Editor

April 27, 2014

Filed under Women's Basketball

Jody Adams, women’s basketball head coach, and the rest of the Shocker women’s basketball staff have hired former Texas State assistant coach Chandra Dorsey as an assistant coach.Dorsey replaces former assistant coach Dana Ei...

Penn State holds off upset-minded Shockers

Sports Reporter

March 23, 2014

Filed under Women's Basketball

Victory brought relief for the Penn State Lady Lions who avoided college basketball infamy.A No.3 seed never lost to a No.14.For the eliminated Wichita State Shockers, the team turned in a gritty effort as they were looking to make ...

Women’s basketball earns No. 14 seed

Sports Editor

March 17, 2014

Filed under Women's Basketball

Shocker women’s basketball celebrated St. Patrick’s Day in a different style than most college students.After winning their consecutive Missouri Valley Conference tournament championship, earning an automatic bid to the 2014 NCAA t...

Women’s basketball wins consecutive conference championship

Sports Editor

March 16, 2014

Filed under Women's Basketball

Cutting down nets and taking names is a recurring message the men’s and women’s Shocker basketball teams have made this season. With a 73-49 win over Drake this afternoon, the Lady Shockers have taken the Missouri Valley C...