November 24, 2015
SAINT LEO, Fla. – The Saint Leo women's basketball can head into their holiday week break with another win notched into their belt after a 74-46 win over the visiting Warner Royals. The Lions...[read more]
November 18, 2015
SAINT PETERSBURG, Fla. – The Saint Leo women's basketball team was haunted by a poor-shooting first quarter and were unable to recover from it despite an impressive third quarter, falling in a...[read more]
November 18, 2015 | Women's Basketball Saint Leo falls in SSC openerSAINT PETERSBURG, Fla. – The Saint Leo women's basketball team was haunted by a poor-shooting first quarter and were unable to recover from it despite an impressive third quarter, falling in a 68-51 loss at Eckerd in the opening Sunshine State Conference game of the season on Wednesday evening.
November 14, 2015 | Women's Basketball Strong team performance leads Lions to first winLAKELAND, Fla. – The Saint Leo women's basketball used a strong defensive performance to generate a strong offense as the Lions topped Paine College, 81-58, to earn their first win of the season, moving to 1-1 following the SSC/SIAC Challenge at Florida Southern.
November 13, 2015 | Women's Basketball Lions fall on buzzer-beater in season openerLAKELAND, Fla. – The Saint Leo women’s basketball team showed heart and determination in the season opener on Friday afternoon, but a buzzer-beater from Clark Atlanta thwarted the Lion’s come-back, falling 79-78 in the opener of the SSC/SIAC Challenge on the campus of Florida Southern College.
November 7, 2015 | Women's Basketball West Returns to Duke for Exhibition GameDURHAM, N.C.-- Saint Leo’s head coach and former Blue Devil, Missy West, is set to play an exhibition game against Duke November 8 in Durham, N.C.
September 13, 2015 | General News Saint Leo Athletics kicks off Coming Home to You TourThe Saint Leo Athletics department is joining the Coming Home to You Tour presented by the Saint Leo Alumni Association. Head basketball coaches Vince Alexander and Missy West will be on site with their staffs at the Coppertail Brewing Company in Tampa.
September 11, 2015 | Women's Basketball Women's Basketball announces 2015-16 scheduleThe Saint Leo women’s basketball team and head coach Missy West are looking forward to a challenging and exciting season as they announce the 2015-16 schedule.
May 21, 2015 | Women's Basketball West to hold motivational speech and skills clinicLions head coach Missy West will host both a motivational speech about what it takes to be a college athlete as well as a skills clinic in her hometown of Malone, N.Y.
February 25, 2015 | Women's Basketball Lions drop road contest at EckerdThe women's basketball team took a tough loss at the hands of the Tritons, as Eckerd took a 79-55 decision on Wednesday evening. Sophomore Aaliyah Ramirez turned a career-best scoring effort, netting 17 points for the Lions.
February 23, 2015 | General News A trio of home tennis contests featured in LedgerTennis will battle the No. 2 NAIA team in the nation while baseball will play three games in three days. Basketball is on the road to round out the mid-week slate.
February 16, 2015 | General News Five teams in action for latest LedgerBaseball hosts Southeastern on Tuesday before a packed Wednesday features men's and women's hoops welcoming Tampa and women's lacrosse at home against Roberts Wesleyan.
February 14, 2015 | Women's Basketball Women's hoops roll to a 67-62 victory over LynnThe Saint Leo women's basketball team picked up a crucial SSC win on the road against Lynn University. Guard Chachi Guzman led the way, tallying 30 points in the 67-62 victory.
February 12, 2015 | General News Four Lions' home openers highlight weekend LedgerThe Lions' women's lacrosse, softball and both tennis teams open at home this weekend. Basketball heads to Boca Raton, Fla. while men's lacrosse begins its season on the road at Coker.
February 5, 2015 | General News Eight teams in action for packed weekendThe latest Lions Ledger features four season openers for Saint Leo tennis and golf. Both basketball teams and baseball will host home events while softball heads to Clearwater, Fla. for tournament play.
February 4, 2015 | Women's Basketball Saint Leo women's basketball suffers road setbackThe Saint Leo University women’s basketball team suffered an 87-71 road loss at the hands of Florida Tech Wednesday night. Chachi Guzman and Mary Redmond combined for 34 points in the Lions effort.
January 31, 2015 | Women's Basketball Saint Leo women's basketball edges BarryThe Saint Leo women’s basketball team edged visiting Barry University 59-54 Saturday afternoon in the Marion Bowman Athletic Center. Kinnara Lewis posted 13 of her 21 points in the second half to fend off a surging Barry offense.
January 29, 2015 | General News Lions in for a busy weekend in latest LedgerBoth baseball and softball kick-off the spring season while basketball begins the second round of SSC action. Swimming is set to host Rollins for senior day.
January 21, 2015 | Women's Basketball Jackson posts seventh double-double in loss to EckerdSenior Melissa Jackson scored 11 points and grabbed 10 boards to chart her conference-leading seventh double-double of the year. Saint Leo was unable to defeat Eckerd, losing 52-45 on Wednesday evening.
January 16, 2015 | General News Four teams in action for latest Lions LedgerSaint Leo swimming travels to Florida Tech while women's basketball hosts Lynn. The Saint Leo men's team will play Sunday for the first televised game in school history.
January 6, 2015 | General News Lions to host FSC in midweek basketball actionThis week's Lions Ledger features two Wednesday night matchups against the Mocs. The Saint Leo women play at 5:30 p.m. while the men follow with a 7:30 p.m. contest.
December 18, 2014 | General News Busy weekend for Saint Leo basketball on the LedgerBoth Lions basketball teams will play a pair of contests this weekend with the men hosting Limestone and Evangel while the women will travel to Boca Raton, Fla. to play Benedict and Johnson C. Smith.
December 13, 2014 | Women's Basketball Sailfish tackle Lions in regional showdownThe Saint Leo women's basketball team was unable to match the offense of the Sailfish, dropping its third contest of the season 76-63.
November 28, 2014 | Women's Basketball Penmen generate 80-60 win over LionsSouthern New Hampshire’s second-half offense surged the victory over Saint Leo at the Eckerd College Thanksgiving Classic, Friday.
November 20, 2014 | Women's Basketball Guzman nets 22 as Lions douse the FireFive Saint Leo players finish in double digits as women's hoops improves its record to 3-0. The Lions now have a week to prepare for the Eckerd Thanksgiving Classic.
June 8, 2011 | Women's Basketball Jessee Announces Additional Signing of Shalisa HillSAINT LEO, Fla. – In addition to last week’s four signings, Women’s Basketball Coach Nikki Jessee has announced the signing of the team’s fifth Lion as transfer Shalisa Hill will join Saint Leo for the 2011-12 season.
June 2, 2011 | Women's Basketball Jessee Announces 2011-12 Incoming ClassSAINT LEO, Fla. – Saint Leo Women’s Basketball Coach Nikki Jessee has announced the signings of Rachel Burnett (Largo, Fla.), Christina Granville (Clewiston, Fla.), Kinnara Lewis (Miami, Fla.), and Sarah Winans (Mount Prospect, Ill.) to National Letters of Intent. The quartet, consisting of three freshmen and one transfer, will hit the floor for the Lions in 2011-12.
May 25, 2011 | Women's Basketball Jessee Tabs Jessica Cooley as Assistant CoachSAINT LEO, Fla. – Saint Leo women’s basketball coach, Nikki Jessee, has announced Jessica Cooley as the team’s first assistant coach, it was announced Wednesday. Cooley joins the Lions as a recent graduate of Northwood University (FL) where she competed for four seasons under the tutelage of legendary basketball coach Rollie Massimino .
April 11, 2011 | Women's Basketball Saint Leo University Selects Nikki Jessee Next Head Women's Basketball CoachSAINT LEO, Fla. – Saint Leo University Director of Athletics, Francis X. Reidy, has announced the selection of Nikki Jessee as the next head women’s basketball coach for the Lions. Previously, Jessee served as the assistant women’s basketball coach at Sunshine State Conference perennial contender the University of Tampa. Jessee is the 11th coach in program history.
March 3, 2011 | Women's Basketball Williams Named to Conference All-Freshman TeamSAINT LEO, Fla. – Lions’ freshman forward Chelsea Williams became the first Saint Leo women’s basketball player since 2004 to be named to the Sunshine State Conference All-Freshman team, it was announced Thursday by SSC Commissioner Jay Jones.
February 26, 2011 | Women's Basketball Women's Basketball Sees Season, Era Come to An End with Loss to BarrySAINT LEO, Fla. – The Saint Leo women’s basketball team (9-18, 1-15 SSC), despite holding as much as a five point lead in the second half, fell to the Barry University Buccaneers (12-13, 5-10 SSC), 62-49, Saturday afternoon from a emotion-filled Marion Bowman Activities Center.
February 23, 2011 | Women's Basketball Lions Fall to Eckerd in Final Road Contest, 74-45ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. – The Saint Leo women’s basketball team concluded its 2010-11 road slate with a 74-45 loss to the Eckerd College Tritons, Wednesday evening from the McArthur Center.
February 16, 2011 | Women's Basketball Spartans' Perimeter Shooting Prevents Lions' Upset; Fall, 60-48SAINT LEO, Fla. – The Saint Leo women’s basketball team (9-16, 1-13 SSC) could not keep pace with the perimeter shooting of the University of Tampa Spartans (18-5, 10-3 SSC) as they torched the nets for 11 three-point field goals in taking down the home standing Lions, 60-48, Wednesday evening from the Bowman Center in Sunshine State Conference action.
February 15, 2011 | Women's Basketball Lions to Host Spartans in WBCA Pink Zone EventSAINT LEO, Fla. - On Wednesday, the Saint Leo women’s basketball team will play host to the University of Tampa. Aside from the usual festivities normally associated with the rivalry that is Saint Leo/Tampa, the Lions and Spartans will participate in the annual WBCA ‘Pink Zone’ Game in hopes of raising awareness and funds for the Kay Yow Foundation.