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Western Oregon Update: WBB Staff placed on leave

Earlier this week, WHoopDirt shared the news that D2 Western Oregon University had cancelled the remainder of their women’s basketball season due to “internal team challenges.” The Wolves were 10-13 (3-11 GNAC) at the time of the shut down. While it is still unknown what exactly the “internal team challenges” were, the Statesman Journal is

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D2 NEWS: Long-time Barton College Head Women’s Basketball Coach Saintsing announces retirement

Barton College Head Women’s Basketball Coach Wendee Saintsing has announced her retirement at the end of the 2023-24 season.  Saintsing has been the Bulldogs’ mentor for the past 35 years. Saintsing, who hit the 600-win mark for her collegiate career on Wednesday, January 3, in a 74-57 triumph over Chowan, ranks 10th all-time for current NCAA Division

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D2 NEWS: Harbaugh named Assistant Women’s Basketball Coach at Slippery Rock

Slippery Rock University women’s basketball head coach Ryenn Micaletti has announced the hiring of Christian Harbaugh as The Rock’s new assistant coach. “I am thrilled to welcome Christian to SRU,” said Micaletti. “Christian’s enthusiasm and passion for the sport is critical for building successful teams. He has worked under elite level coaches and trained some of the best women’s college

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Alvarado named Head Women’s Basketball Coach at Hawai’i Pacific

Ray Alvarado enters his first year at the helm of the Hawai’i Pacific University Women’s Basketball Program. Renowned for his extensive experience in developing defensive-led championship programs, is set to lead the HPU Sharks to new heights. His impressive resume includes over 30 years of progressive experience in expanding and building competitive basketball programs. Notably,

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D2 NEWS: Converse University adds Ridley to Women’s Basketball staff

 Converse University head women’s basketball coach Samantha Davis announced the addition of Tamia Ridley to the team’s coaching staff. Ridley is a former professional and Division II basketball player and alumnae of Notre Dame College. “She’s had a very successful career including playing professionally overseas. She brings a lot of experience that will help our post play

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