Women's Basketball

  • Bobcats top Converse at home
    December 07, 2019
    The Lees-McRae College women's basketball team won on Saturday afternoon against Converse College by a final score of, 77-57.
  • Bobcats fall on the road at King
    December 04, 2019
    BRISTOL, Tenn. – The Lees-McRae College women’s basketball team dropped an 81-57 decision on the road at King University Wednesday evening in Bristol, Tennessee. The loss moves Lees-McRae’s overall record to 3-7 on the season and 0-2 in conference action.
  • Women’s Basketball set for matchups against King and Converse
    December 03, 2019
    BANNER ELK, N.C. – The Lees-McRae College women’s basketball team has two more Conference Carolinas contests on tap for this week. First, the Bobcats will make the short trip to Bristol to take on rival King University on Wednesday before returning home on Saturday to host Converse College. Tip-off for Wednesday’s game is set for 5:30 p.m., while Saturday’s tilt is scheduled to get underway at 2 p.m.
  • Bobcats drop conference opener at Limestone
    November 30, 2019
    GAFFNEY, S.C. – The Lees-McRae College women’s basketball team fell on the road at Limestone College by a score of 87-63 Saturday afternoon in the team’s first conference game of the season. With the loss, Lees-McRae’s record moves to 3-6 on the 2019-20 campaign.
  • Bobcats open conference play at Limestone on Saturday
    November 29, 2019
    BANNER ELK, N.C. – The Lees-McRae College women’s basketball team will open Conference Carolinas play on Saturday when it travels to Limestone College. Tip-off between the Bobcats and Saints is scheduled for 2 p.m.
  • Catawba downs Lees-McRae on the road
    November 23, 2019
    The Lees-McRae College women's basketball team fell on Saturday afternoon against Catawba College by a final score of 100-51.
  • Bobcats drop road contest at Lenoir-Rhyne
    November 20, 2019
    The Lees-McRae College women's basketball team fell on Wednesday night against Lenoir-Rhyne University by a final score of 75-54.
  • Women’s Basketball continues road swing with trips to Lenoir-Rhyne and Catawba
    November 19, 2019
    BANNER ELK, N.C. – The Lees-McRae College women’s basketball team will be back in action this week with a pair of road games at Lenoir-Rhyne on Wednesday and Catawba on Saturday. Tip-off for Wednesday’s game is set for 6 p.m., while Saturday’s contest is scheduled to get underway at 2 p.m.
  • Bobcats drop a close one on the road to UVa-Wise, 82-74
    November 18, 2019
    WISE, Va. – The Lees-McRae College women’s basketball team saw its three-game winning streak snapped Monday night as UVa-Wise knocked off the Bobcats by a score of 82-74. The loss moves Lees-McRae’s record back to the .500 mark at 3-3 on the season.
  • Bobcats win thriller at home
    November 16, 2019
    The Lees-McRae College women's basketball team won on Saturday afternoon against Bluefield State College in double-overtime by a final score of 80-76.
  • Bobcats top Mars Hill in home opener
    November 14, 2019
    The Lees-McRae College women's basketball team won on Thursday night against Mars Hill University by a final score of 82-70.
  • Bobcats down Queens, 68-57, for first win of the season
    November 13, 2019
    CHARLOTTE, N.C. – The Lees-McRae College women’s basketball team picked up its first win of the season Wednesday night as it downed Queens University of Charlotte by a score of 68-57. With the victory, the Bobcats improve to 1-2 on the season.
  • Tuesday’s Women’s Basketball game vs. Mars Hill postponed
    November 12, 2019
    BANNER ELK, N.C. – Due to wintry weather in the High Country area, the Lees-McRae College women’s basketball team’s game against Mars Hill tonight has been postponed. The game will now be played on Thursday November 14 at 6 p.m.
  • Women’s Basketball preps for a busy week with four games on tap
    November 11, 2019
    BANNER ELK, N.C. – After opening its regular season in Georgia last weekend, the Lees-McRae College women’s basketball team will have a busy week ahead with four games over the next seven days. The Bobcats will host Mars Hill on Tuesday and Bluefield State on Saturday with trips to Queens on Wednesday and to UVa-Wise next Monday mixed in. Tuesday’s game will begin at 5 p.m., while Saturday’s matchup is set for a 6 p.m. tip-off time. Wednesday’s game at Queens will begin at 6 p.m. and Monday’s tilt at UVa-Wise is scheduled to get underway at 5:30 p.m.
  • Bobcats start strong but fall to #15 North Georgia
    November 09, 2019
    FRANKLIN SPRINGS, Ga. – The Lees-McRae College women’s basketball team dropped a 79-53 decision to #15 North Georgia Saturday afternoon in non-conference action. The loss pushes Lees-McRae’s record to 0-2 on the young season.
  • Bobcats fall in regular season opener
    November 08, 2019
    The Lees-McRae College women's basketball team fell on Friday afternoon against Young Harris College by a final score of 73-60.
  • Women’s Basketball opens regular season with two games in Georgia this weekend
    November 07, 2019
    BANNER ELK, N.C. – Coming off one of its most successful seasons in recent memory, the Lees-McRae College women’s basketball team will open its 2019-20 season this weekend with a pair of games in Georgia. The games, which will be played on the campus of Emmanuel College, will be against Young Harris on Friday and #15 North Georgia on Saturday. Tip-off times for the two games are scheduled for 2 and 4 p.m., respectively.
  • Women’s Basketball picked to finish ninth in the Conference Carolinas Preseason Poll
    October 16, 2019
    GREENVILLE, S.C. – The Lees-McRae College women’s basketball team was selected to finish ninth in the annual Conference Carolinas Preseason Coaches’ Poll the league office announced on Thursday morning. Furthermore, the trio of Destiny Johnson, Ava Bethea and Malikah Meyers were picked as players to watch for the team in the 2019-20 campaign.
  • Women’s Basketball releases its 2019-20 schedule
    September 27, 2019
    BANNER ELK, N.C. – The Lees-McRae College women’s basketball team released its 2019-20 schedule Friday afternoon. The Bobcats are scheduled to play 31 games this season with 12 occurring at Williams Gymnasium. Lees-McRae will get the new season underway on October 30 with an exhibition game at Appalachian State.
  • 49 Lees-McRae student-athletes receive D2 ADA Academic Achievement Award
    August 27, 2019
    CLEVELAND, Ohio – A total of 49 student-athletes from Lees-McRae College received 2018-19 Division 2 Athletics Directors Association (D2 ADA) Academic Achievement Awards Monday afternoon.
  • Stacey named to all-conference second team, Forbes picked to third team
    March 07, 2019
    HIGH POINT, N.C. - Lees-McRae College women’s basketball seniors Markia Stacey and Brea Forbes were selected to the Conference Carolinas All-Conference teams, announced by the league today (Thursday, Mar. 7). Stacey was selected to the All-Conference Second Team, while Forbes was voted to the All-Conference Third Team.
  • Bobcats Fall in Tournament Quarterfinal at Mount Olive
    March 04, 2019
    MOUNT OLIVE, N.C. - The Lees-McRae College women’s basketball team fell in the Conference Carolinas tournament quarterfinal at the University of Mount Olive on Monday (Mar. 4) by a score of 74-60.
  • Bobcats travel to Mount Olive on Monday for Conference Carolinas tournament quarterfinal
    March 02, 2019
    BANNER ELK, N.C. - The Lees-McRae College women’s basketball team will travel to the University of Mount Olive for a Conference Carolinas tournament quarterfinal on Monday (Mar. 4), slated for a 5:30 p.m. tip-off.
  • Four Lees-McRae basketball players earn Academic All-Conference honors
    March 01, 2019
    HIGH POINT, N.C. – The Lees-McRae College basketball programs had a total of four players recognized Friday by being named to the Academic All-Conference teams by the league office. Mackenzie Blankenship, Taylor Fluette and Brea Forbes were named to the squad from the women’s team, while Dylan Gollihar was the lone representative from the men’s program.
  • Bobcats end regular season with 75-70 win at Converse
    February 26, 2019
    SPARTANBURG, S.C. - The Lees-McRae College women’s basketball team defeated Converse in Conference Carolinas action on Tuesday (Feb. 26) 75-70 to finish up the 2018-19 regular season. Lees-McRae finishes the regular season 14-14 overall and 10-10 in Conference Carolinas, with both win totals marking the most for the program in a regular season since 2003-04.
  • Women's Basketball closes out regular season at Converse on Tuesday
    February 25, 2019
    BANNER ELK, N.C. - The Lees-McRae College women’s basketball team finishes out the 2018-19 regular season at Converse College on Tuesday (Feb. 26) for a 7 p.m. tip-off.
  • Stacey breaks single-season assist record in loss to Belmont Abbey on Saturday
    February 23, 2019
    BELMONT, N.C. - The Lees-McRae College women’s basketball team fell at Belmont Abbey 89-63 on Saturday night (Feb. 23), despite Markia Stacey setting a new single-season assist record in the game.
  • Forbes named to Google Cloud Academic All-District first team
    February 22, 2019
    AUSTIN, Texas - Lees-McRae College women’s basketball senior guard Brea Forbes was recently named to the Google Cloud Academic All-District First Team, announced by the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA) on Thursday (Feb. 21).
  • Bobcats down Flying Fleet in regular season home finale
    February 20, 2019
    BANNER ELK, N.C. - The Lees-McRae College women’s basketball team played its final regular season home game in front of a packed house at Williams Gymnasium, defeating visiting Erskine 94-85.
  • Bobcats host Erskine in final regular season home game, travel to Belmont Abbey Saturday
    February 19, 2019
    BANNER ELK, N.C. - The Lees-McRae College women’s basketball team will play its final home game for the season on Wednesday (Feb. 20) hosting Erskine for a 5:30 p.m. tip-off, before traveling to Belmont Abbey on Saturday (Feb. 23) for a 5:30 p.m. start.
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