2017-18 Ashland University Women's Basketball News

  • No. 1 Eagles Prep For Home Game, San Antonio Trip
    November 17, 2017
    The game notes for games 4-6 of the 2017-18 Ashland University women's basketball season.
  • Eagle Women Add Quartet In 2018-19 Recruiting Class
    November 15, 2017
    Ashland University head women’s basketball coach Robyn Fralick has announced the signing of four players in the 2018-19 recruiting class.
  • No. 1 AU Women Get Their Rings, Topple NDC In Home Opener
    November 14, 2017
    Ashland University’s women’s basketball team took one last look back at 2016-17 before resuming their winning ways in 2017-18.
  • Snyder’s Buzzer-Beater Lifts No. 1 AU Over Jackets
    November 11, 2017
    They’re not all going to be easy. In a winning streak as long as the one Ashland University’s women’s basketball team currently is on, not all the victories will be ones going away. A reminder of that came on Saturday (Nov. 11) afternoon in Cedarville, Ohio, where the No. 1-ranked Eagles beat the host Yellow Jackets, 79-78, on a jumper at the buzzer by senior forward Laina Snyder.
  • No. 1 AU Women Begin New Season With Win Over Panthers
    November 10, 2017
    More than seven months later, Ashland University’s women’s basketball team picked up right where it left off.
  • No. 1 AU Women Open Season With Three-In-Five Stretch
    November 08, 2017
    The game notes for the first three games of the 2017-18 Ashland University women's basketball season.
  • Seven More Ring Ceremony Winners’ Names Revealed
    November 08, 2017
    Prior to the Ashland University’s women’s basketball team’s 2017-18 home opener vs. Notre Dame College on Tuesday (Nov. 14) at 6 p.m., there will be a national championship ring ceremony at 5:30 p.m. at Kates Gymnasium.
  • Eagles Lose Exhibition Battle Of Preseason No. 1s At UConn
    November 05, 2017
    In an exhibition game featuring the preseason national favorites in both NCAA Division I and Division II women’s basketball, Connecticut defeated Ashland University, 119-56, on Sunday (Nov. 5) afternoon in Storrs, Conn.
  • First Eight Names Revealed For AU Women’s Ring Ceremony
    November 01, 2017
    Prior to the Ashland University’s women’s basketball team’s 2017-18 home opener vs. Notre Dame College on Nov. 14 at 6 p.m., there will be a national championship ring ceremony at 5:30 p.m. at Kates Gymnasium.
  • Ashland Women Begin Season No. 1 In WBCA Preseason Poll
    October 31, 2017
    Ashland University’s women’s basketball team finished 2016-17 as the best in NCAA Division II, and the Eagles will start 2017-18 there, according to the Women’s Basketball Coaches Association (WBCA).
  • AU Women Open Exhibitions With Loss At D-I No. 8 OSU
    October 29, 2017
    It has been seven months and five days since Ashland University’s women’s basketball team won the 2017 NCAA Division II national championship in the Ohio capital.
  • AU Women Chosen To Win GLIAC South; Snyder, Daugherty Land Preseason Honors
    October 26, 2017
    As announced by the Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference on Thursday (Oct. 26) morning, Ashland University’s women’s basketball team has been selected to win the 2017-18 GLIAC South Division by league head coaches, and senior forwards Laina Snyder and Andi Daugherty each received preseason honors.
  • Small College Hoops Honors Eagles, Senior Pair In Preseason Bulletin
    October 18, 2017
    SmallCollegeHoops.com has released its 2017-18 preseason preview edition of the Women’s Division II Bulletin, and Ashland University’s women’s basketball team is prominently featured.
  • 2017-18 Ashland Hoops Season Tickets On Sale Starting Oct. 25
    October 17, 2017
    Season tickets for 2017-18 Ashland University women’s and men’s basketball home games will go on sale on Oct. 25 at 10 a.m.
  • UConn Watch Party, OSU Fan Bus Set For AU Women’s Exhibitions
    October 17, 2017
    Ashland University’s women’s basketball team’s two exhibition games against NCAA Division I opponents are just around the corner, and there are several ways Eagle fans can take in all of the action.
  • UConn Selling Eagles-Huskies Women’s Hoops Tickets
    October 11, 2017
    The University of Connecticut athletic department is selling tickets for Ashland University’s women’s basketball team’s exhibition game on Nov. 5 at 1 p.m. at Gampel Pavilion in Storrs, Conn.
  • ESPN3 To Stream Ashland-GVSU Hoops Doubleheader
    October 05, 2017
    ESPN recently came to Ashland University to stream an Eagle football game from Jack Miller Stadium/Martinelli Field. On Jan. 11 at 5:30 and 7:30 p.m., as part of the 36-game NCAA Division II Basketball Showcase, ESPN will return to campus to stream Ashland’s women’s and men’s basketball games against Grand Valley State at Kates Gymnasium. The initial 28-game showcase schedule was released on Thursday (Oct. 5) afternoon, with eight other games to be flexed in late in the regular season.
  • Eagle Women Meet, Greet Fans At Ashland County Fair
    September 19, 2017
    The start of the 2017-18 season is less than two months away, but Ashland University’s women’s basketball team already is drawing a crowd.
  • Ashland Women To Go To OSU, UConn For Exhibitions
    September 18, 2017
    Prior to starting its defense of its NCAA Division II national championship, Ashland University’s women’s basketball team will play two road exhibition games against some of the best Division I has to offer.
  • AU Women’s Kids Clinic In September, Breakfast In October
    September 12, 2017
    As part of its preseason activities, the defending NCAA Division II-champion Ashland University women’s basketball team will play host to a Kids’ Clinic on Sunday (Sept. 17) and its “Breakfast With The Eagles” on Oct. 21.
  • Second Group Of Ashland Women’s Honorees Highlights Display
    September 07, 2017
    The history of Ashland University women’s athletics display, on the second floor of Ashland University’s Physical Education Center, has been updated to reflect the second group of honorees.
  • SportsTime Ohio To Air More Than 50 AU Broadcasts
    September 06, 2017
    More than 50 home sporting events for seven different Ashland University programs will be broadcast on a tape-delayed basis on SportsTime Ohio during the 2017-18 athletic year.
  • Snyder Named 2016-17 D2CCA Midwest Scholar-Athlete Of The Year
    August 30, 2017
    Ashland University forward Laina Snyder was named one of 17 Division 2 Conference Commissioners Association (D2CCA) 2016-17 regional Scholar-Athletes of the Year on Wednesday (Aug. 30).
  • 2012-13 Eagles, Ramsey To Be Inducted Into Ohio Basketball HOF
    August 10, 2017
    It’s only been a little more than four years since Ashland University’s women’s basketball team won its first NCAA Division II national championship, but the team and its head coach will be immortalized among the best in Ohio basketball history next year. On Thursday (Aug. 10), the Ohio Basketball Hall of Fame announced that both the 2012-13 Eagles and head coach Sue Ramsey will be inducted as part of a 2018 class that includes 17 individuals and six teams.
  • Eagle Women To Have Fans Be Part Of Ring Ceremony
    August 08, 2017
    Ashland University’s women’s basketball team drew large crowds to its games on the road to the 2016-17 NCAA Division II national championship. The Eagle women and the AU athletic department will be giving back to some of those loyal fans thanks to a contest which will allow 16 people to be a part of the team’s ring ceremony on Nov. 14 at 5 p.m. at Kates Gymnasium.
  • Fralick Throws First Pitch, Eagles Honored At Clippers Game
    July 19, 2017
    Almost four months since Ashland University’s women’s basketball team earned the 2017 NCAA Division II national championship in Columbus, Ohio, head coach Robyn Fralick threw out the first pitch at the Columbus Clippers game on Wednesday (July 19) night, and was joined on the field by members of the team.
  • Fralick Receives Multi-Year Contract Extension
    July 17, 2017
    Ashland University women’s basketball coach Robyn Fralick has signed a two-year contract extension to remain as head coach of the reigning NCAA Division II national champion Lady Eagles.
  • Pickens Elevated To Eagles Associate Head Coach
    June 22, 2017
    As a player on Ashland University’s women’s basketball team, Kari Pickens needed just two years to ascend to the top of the conversion of best player in program history. As a coach on the Eagle women’s hoops staff, Pickens has needed another short period of time to climb the coaching ladder, as she has been promoted to associate head coach by Ashland head coach Robyn Fralick.
  • Fralick, Eagle Women To Be Honored At Clippers Game
    June 20, 2017
    In March, Ashland University’s women’s basketball team won the 2017 NCAA Division II national championship in Columbus. In July, the Eagle women will return to Ohio’s capital to celebrate that national title with Ashland alumni – and the Columbus Clippers.