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'Covers the campus like the magnolias'
"Covers the campus like the magnolias"

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"Covers the campus like the magnolias"

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Caitlin Clark (holding the basketball) broke the NCAA women’s basketball record for career points, on Feb 15. (Courtesy of CNN Business)

Caitlin Clark: Revolutionary in the world of sports

Carolyn Malman, Staff Writer February 20, 2024

If you told younger me about Caitlin Clark’s impact on women's sports, let alone the world of sports, I would tell you that you were crazy. It’s men’s games that are shown at prime time on TV, celebrities...

Kaia Harrison (2) takes her shot just over the UVA defender’s hands.

Photo Gallery: WBB bested by Virginia, 87-79

Katie Romhilt, Staff Photographer February 14, 2024

Elise Williams (21) takes on the UVA defender in the second half. Williams led the team in points this afternoon, finishing with 26 points.

WBB bested by Virginia, 87-79

Nathan Fisher, Contributing Writer February 14, 2024

Wake Forest (4-20, 0-12) came into the Lawrence Joel Veterans Memorial Arena looking to put a rest to their 11-game losing streak, but was met with a high-scoring 87-79 loss at the hands of the Virginia...

Wake Forest guard Elise Williams (21) looks to set up the offense. Williams had a game-high 23 points in the matchup.

Women’s Basketball comes up short, losing 55-58 in a home nail-biter

Nathan Fisher, Contributing Writer February 6, 2024

Coming into a midday matchup, Wake Forest women’s basketball (4-18, 0-10) looked to snap their nine game loss streak but couldn’t finish out the contest, losing 55-58 to the Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets...

Starting guard Kaia Harrison (2) looks to drive against Notre Dame’s Hannah Hidalgo (3). Harrison had six points and three assists in the matchup. (Courtesy of Wake Forest Athletics)

Offensive woes continue to hold back Women’s Basketball

Andrew Braun, Sports Editor January 24, 2024

It’s not getting any easier for Wake Forest women’s basketball (4-16, 0-7).  Now 0-7 in ACC conference play aftering losing to No. 15 Notre Dame (14-3, 5-2) at home on Sunday, the Demon Deacons...

Kaia Harrison tries to drive to the basket past two reaching Charlotte defenders. The graduate guard finished the night with 11 points, four assists and four steals. (Courtesy of Wake Forest Athletics)

Women’s basketball falls just short of a comeback against Charlotte

Andrew Braun, Staff Writer December 10, 2023

Wake Forest women’s basketball lost 69-58 to the Charlotte 49ers at home on Thursday, Dec. 7.  It was a disappointing loss for the Demon Deacons (2-7) as they rallied back after playing from behind...

Kaia Harrison rises for a jump shot in Wake Forests 81-57 loss to Texas A&M.

Women’s basketball falls in inaugural ACC/SEC challenge

Andrew Braun, Staff Writer December 10, 2023

Wake Forest women’s basketball struggled for a foothold in the inaugural ACC/SEC Women’s Basketball Challenge, losing at home to the Texas A&M Aggies 81-57 on Thursday night.  The Demon Deacons...

Graduate Student Kaia Harrison (2) drives to the basket against a BYU defender.

Women’s basketball experiences highs, lows in North Shore Showcase

Sean Kennedy, Assistant Sports Editor November 30, 2023

Every team experiences their ebbs and flows, and the Demon Deacons proved no different during their participation in the North Shore Showcase in Laie, Hawaii. The team traveled last week to Brigham...

Senior guard Elise Williams drives to the basket against NC A&T. Williams finished the game with 7 points, 4 rebounds and 4 assists. (Courtesy of Wake Forest Athletics)

Wake Forest Women’s Basketball sputters against NC A&T

Andrew Braun, Staff Writer November 19, 2023

Wake Forest women’s basketball Head Coach Megan Gebbia wasted no time characterizing her team’s play after their disappointing loss to the North Carolina A&T Aggies on Wednesday night.  “[It...

Redshirt freshman Kate Deeble looks towards the basket in Monday night’s season opener. The guard finished with 19 points, five rebounds and two steals.

Women’s basketball beats Wofford in season opener

Sean Kennedy, Assistant Sports Editor November 8, 2023

Every performance can have peaks and valleys — and Wake Forest women’s basketball went through a rollercoaster ride en route to a 75-65 win over the Wofford Terriers. The first quarter became a...

Jewel Spear, who scored 25 points in Mondays loss to Florida, takes the ball into the paint.

WNIT run ends in the second round

Ian Steffensen, Sports Editor March 21, 2023

Postseason play continued for Wake Forest women’s basketball as they faced off against the Morgan State Bears and Florida Gators in the opening rounds of the WNIT.  The Demon Deacons came out firing...

Jewel Spear takes a shot during an ACC Tournament game against Louisville.

Women’s basketball goes 2-1 in ACC Tournament

Ian Steffensen, Sports Editor March 13, 2023

There is truly nothing like basketball in March. Teams can turn around a bad season, get hot at the right time and make a run for the ages. Wake Forest women’s basketball looks to be following this trend...

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