2018-19 Women's Basketball News

  • Naiyana Sabb Selected as Female Athlete of the Winter Season!
    March 08, 2019
    Sophomore point guard Naiyana Sabb was selected as the RCGC Women's Athlete for the Winter season, it was announced during the annual Winter sports banquet on March 7.
  • No. 6 Roadrunner Women's Basketball Stages Late Rally but Falls Short vs. No. 3 Passaic
    February 23, 2019
    Close, but painstakingly far away. The No. 6 seed RCGC women's basketball team moved to within 2 points against No. 3 seed and host Passaic County Saturday late in the game -- sparking hopes of advancing in the Region XIX playoffs -- but simply could not get over the hump. The Panthers prevailed, pulling away with a 69-62 opening round victory in the final moments of play to advance to the Region XIX Final Four next week at Brookdale Community College.
  • Roadrunner Women Earn No. 6 Seed as NJCAA Region XIX Seedings Are Announced
    February 21, 2019
    MT. POCONO, Pa. - The Region XIX Basketball Committee released the 2019 Division III seeding on Wednesday night at Mt. Airy Resort. The RCGC women's team has earned the No. 6 seed. Coach Rich Cooper's team will play at Passaic County at 1 pm on Saturday, February 23. 
  • Sabb, Dowd Lift Roadrunner Women Past Northampton CC in Regular Season Finale
    February 15, 2019
    Sophomore guard Naiyana Sabb pumped in 19 points while sophomore guard McKenna Dowd nailed two clutch three-point shots in the final two minutes to lead RCGC;s women's team to a 71-64 triumph over host Northampton County in the final regular season game of the season for both teams on Thursday night.
  • Roadrunner Women's Basketball Rolls Past Ocean CC, Clinches Region XIX Playoff Berth
    February 12, 2019
    Sophomore guard McKenna Dowd led five players in double figures, depositing 21 points in a 97-35 triumph over host Ocean County College in a win that clinched a playoff berth for the defending Region XIX champion Roadrunners.
  • Sabb, Harris-Hood Help Roadrunner Women's Basketball Snap Two-Game Skid
    February 06, 2019
    Sophomore guard Naiyana Sabb deposited 24 points and dished out 5 assists while freshman Kadinah Harris-Hood chipped in with 11 points to lift the RCGC women's basketball team to a 56-29 triumph over visiting Camden County College on Tuesday evening.
  • Coughlan Delivers in Scoring Column, But Roadrunners Come Up Short vs. Passaic
    February 02, 2019
    Freshman forward Kylar Coughlan (Gloucester City) has seen a changing role in the Roadrunners' women's basketball lineup the past few weeks, and on Saturday she answered the call.
  • Roadrunners Fall Just Short vs, D-II Mercer CCC Despite 28 from Sabb
    February 01, 2019
    The Roadrunners have had their share of close losses this winter thanks to plenty of injuries and just plain bad luck.And following another one of those heart-breakers -- a 76-67 loss to D-II power Mercer on the road Thursday --  head coach Rich Cooper remains upbeat that his club can qualify for the upcoming Region XIX tournament with only a handful of games left.
  • Sabb Returns to Lineup to Lift Roadrunner Women Past Middlesex County
    January 29, 2019
    If the RCGC women's basketball team has a chance at qualifying for the upcoming Region XIX tournament, they will rely heavily on second-year point guard Naiyana Sabb.
  • Acker Continues Solid Play as Runners Finish Week at 1-1
    January 22, 2019
    Forward Nikita Acker scored 15 points and forward Danielle Schaw pulled down 12 rebounds, but it wasn't enough as the Roadrunner's women's team dropped a heartbreaking 54-53 decision to host Bergen County on Saturday, January 19.
  • McKenna Dowd Takes on Scoring Role to lift Roadrunners Past Montgomery County
    January 11, 2019
    With injuries to key players on the Roadrunners' women's basketball roster, second-year guard McKenna Dowd knew she would need to play a different role in Coach Rich Cooper's lineup entering Thursday night's contest against Region XIX opponent Montgomery County CC (PA).
  • Shorthanded Roadrunners Hang Tough But Fall to Brookdale CC
    January 08, 2019
    First-year guard Kadinah Harris-Hood and the rest of her Roadrunner teammates gave it their all – but in the end, the host team fell victim to injuries and a depleted roster in a 73-64 Garden State Athletic Conference loss to Brookdale on Tuesday night.
  • Roadrunners Drop Ocean CC in Final Home Game of 2018
    December 14, 2018
    RCGC women’s basketball coach Rich Cooper knows he has plenty of talent on his roster to enjoy a successful 2018-19 campaign – but winning takes plenty of cultivation and time together.
  • RCGC Topples Middlesex CC
    December 04, 2018
    Following a tough home defeat against Bergen County last weekend, the RCGC women's basketball team found their shooting touch once again Tuesday night. 
  • Runners Drop Heartbreaker at Home to Bergen CC
    December 01, 2018
    After falling behind by as many as 12 points in the second period, the Roadrunners women's basketball team appeared to have victory well in sight against visiting Bergen County Community College on Saturday. The Roadrunners held a 46-42 advantage with 3:31 remaining but could not maintain the lead as the visitors outscored RCGC by a 10-2 count in the final moments. Forced to foul, the Runners (4-3, 3-2) were scorched by Bergen guard Liana Martinez, who sank nine fourth quarter foul shots, including 8 of 9 in the final moments, to seal the outcome in the key GSAC/Region XIX matchup.
  • Women's Basketball On Four-Game Win Streak
    November 21, 2018
    Point guard Naiyana Sabb tossed in 17 points and forward Yazmin Trueblood pulled down 12 rebounds to lift the Roadrunner women's basketball team to a 56-45 triumph over host Camden County College on Tuesday night in a Garden State Athletic Conference contest.
  • Naiyana Sabb Helps Runners Increase Win Streak to Three
    November 14, 2018
    All-Region XIX guard Tierah Bush (Woodrow Wilson) dropped in 21 points to lead the RCGC women's basketball team to an 88-35 victory over host Atlantic Cape Community College on Tuesday night.
  • Women's Basketball -- Roadrunners Hit On all Cylinders to Win Home Opener Over Sussex CC
    November 11, 2018
    ​After a tough start to the season against two nationally ranked opponents, the RCGC women's basketball team surged into the win column in their home opener.
  • Danielle Schaw, Women's Basketball
    February 06, 2017
    For sophomore Danielle Schaw, coming to RCGC has been a great decision. The Business Administration major sat down for a full interview in our latest #rcgcW feature.