2019-20 Women's Basketball News

  • Cannistraci Takes AMCC Player of the Week Honors
    December 09, 2019
    NORTH BOSTON, N.Y. – Penn State Altoona women’s basketball’s junior guard/forward Alexis Cannistraci (Tyrone, PA/Tyrone) was named the Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference Player of the Week on Monday.
  • Penn State Altoona Women's Basketball vs. Pitt-Greensburg, 12-4-19
    December 09, 2019
    Highlights of Penn State Altoona women's basketball vs. Pitt-Greensburg on Wednesday, December 4, 2019 in the Adler Auxiliary Gym.
  • Lady Lions’ Well-Rounded Performance Leads to Big Win
    December 07, 2019
    ALTOONA, Pa. – Penn State Altoona women’s basketball executed well in all facets of Saturday’s game, posting an 87-49 victory over Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference opponent Alfred State College in the Adler Auxiliary Gym.
  • Lady Lions Push Past Pitt-Greensburg 62-58
    December 04, 2019
    ALTOONA, Pa. – A strong fourth quarter propelled the Penn State Altoona women’s basketball team to a 62-58 victory over Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference foe Pitt-Greensburg on Wednesday night in the Adler Auxiliary Gym.
  • Women’s Basketball Downed 90-68 by La Roche in AMCC Opener
    November 26, 2019
    PITTSBURGH – Penn State Altoona women’s basketball suffered a 90-68 loss to Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference opponent La Roche University on Tuesday night in the Kerr Sport & Fitness Center in the teams’ first conference matchup of the season.
  • Penn State Altoona Women's Basketball vs. Bethany, 11-23-19
    November 26, 2019
    Highlights of Penn State Altoona women's basketball vs. Bethany College on Saturday, November 23, 2019 in the Adler Auxiliary Gym.
  • Fourth Quarter Defense Helps Lady Lions Rally Past Bethany 74-62
    November 23, 2019
    ALTOONA, Pa. – Penn State Altoona women’s basketball overcame a deficit through three quarters of play during Saturday afternoon’s non-conference battle in the Adler Auxiliary Gym, coming back in the fourth quarter to defeat Bethany College 74-62.
  • Finnley Christine Reaches 1,000 Career Points - Penn State Altoona Women's Basketball, 11-15-19
    November 20, 2019
    Penn State Altoona women's basketball senior guard Finnley Christine surpassed the 1,000-point mark for her collegiate career on Friday, November 15, 2019 in a game against Saint Vincent College in the Adler Auxiliary Gym.
  • Bald Eagles Soar Past Lady Lions 82-49
    November 19, 2019
    LOCK HAVEN, Pa. – Penn State Altoona women’s basketball faced a challenging matchup on Tuesday evening, when the Lady Lions suffered an 82-49 loss to Division II opponent Lock Haven University in the Thomas Fieldhouse.
  • Cannistraci Named AMCC Player of the Week
    November 18, 2019
    NORTH BOSTON, N.Y. – Penn State Altoona women’s basketball junior guard/forward Alexis Cannistraci (Tyrone, PA/Tyrone) was selected the Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference’s Player of the Week on Monday for her performance last week.
  • Christine Reaches 1,000 Points in Lady Lions’ Loss to SVC
    November 15, 2019
    ALTOONA, Pa. – Penn State Altoona senior guard Finnley Christine (Tyrone, PA/Tyrone) set a personal milestone on Friday night, reaching the 1,000 point mark for her collegiate career as the Lady Lions basketball team fell 108-83 to Saint Vincent College in the Adler Auxiliary Gym.
  • Women's Basketball 2019-20 Season Preview
    November 13, 2019
    The temperature has dropped, leaves have fallen, and volleyball, tennis, golf, and soccer seasons have come to an end for the fall. For Penn State Altoona, the focus now turns towards indoor athletics, and for the 22nd year of the women’s basketball program.
  • Great Start Propels Lady Lions to Opening Night Win at Geneva
    November 13, 2019
    BEAVER FALLS, Pa. – A 27-point first quarter helped the Penn State Altoona women’s basketball team win its season opener on Wednesday night, defeating Geneva College 82-63 in the Metheny Fieldhouse.
  • Women’s Basketball Voted Fourth in AMCC Preseason Poll
    November 05, 2019
    NORTH BOSTON, N.Y. – The Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference released its 2019-20 Women’s Basketball Preseason Coaches’ Poll on Tuesday, and the Penn State Altoona women’s basketball team was voted fourth place in it.
  • Women's Basketball Announces Informational Meeting
    August 26, 2019
    The Penn State Altoona women's basketball program has scheduled an informational meeting for any students who intend to play on the varsity women's basketball team this 2019-20 season.
  • Women’s Basketball 2019-20 Schedule Released
    July 16, 2019
    ALTOONA, Pa. – The Penn State Altoona women’s basketball program has announced its 2019-20 season schedule.