February 23, 2007
Lady Firebirds Defeat Lady Sailfish 63-52
FORT MYERS, FLA: FEBRUARY 23, 2007--- Seeking to bring home a victory from the Independent Schools Tournament after losing in the first round on yesterday, the University of the District of Columbia Lady Firebirds did just that today by defeating the Palm Beach Lady Sailfish, 63-52, in Fort Myers, Florida. Sophomore guard Robin Williams (Bronx, NY) paced the Lady Firebirds in the win with 17 points, 4 rebounds, 1 assist and 6 steals.
February 23, 2007
Lady Firebirds Fall to Lady Rebels 56-77
FORT MYERS, FL : FEBRUARY 22, 2007---- The Dixie State College Lady Rebels defeated the University of the District of Columbia Lady Firebirds, 77-56, in the first round of the Independent Schools Tournament, today, in Fort Myers, Florida. Jessica Carver and Liz Lewis scored 14 points each to lead the Lady Rebels to victory.
February 21, 2007
Lady Firebirds Defeat Lady Pioneers 64-50
WASHINGTON, DC: FEBRUARY 19, 2007--- The University of the District of Columbia Lady Firebirds defeated the Columbia Union College Lady Pioneers for the second time this season, handing them a 64-50 set back in a game played at the UDC Physical Activities Center tonight. Junior guard Ashley Alexander (Washington, DC) paced the Lady Firebirds with 14 points, 3 rebounds, 4 assists, and 6 steals.
February 10, 2007
Lady Firebirds Wallop Lady Senators 78-59
ELKINS, WV: FEBRUARY 10, 2007Junior guard Ashley Alexander (Washington, DC) led the University of the District of Columbia Lady Firebirds to a 78-59 victory over the Lady Senators of Davis & Elkins College, this afternoon, in Elkins, West Virginia. Alexander scored 17 points, grabbed 3 rebounds, dished out 4 assists and made 4 steals to give UDC the win.
February 8, 2007
Lady Firebirds Drop Lady Pioneers 74-63
Takoma Park, MD: February 8, 2007Sophomore guard Robin Williams (Bronx, NY) paced the University of the District of Columbia Lady Firebirds to a 74-63 win over the Lady Pioneers of Columbia Union College, tonight, in Takoma Park, Maryland. Williams scored 17 points, grabbed 7 rebounds and made 3 assists for the victory.
January 31, 2007
Lady Firebirds Fall to Pitt-Johnstown 57-67
Washington, DC: January 29, 2007The 14-4 Lady Cats of the University of Pittsburgh-Johnstown proved to be too much for the University of the District of Columbia Lady Firebirds to handle tonight, as they fell to the Lady Cats 57-67 in Washington, DC. Senior forward Jessica Zapf led the Lady Cats to the win with 21 points, 6 rebounds, 4 assists and 3 steals. Allison Krischer joined her in double figures scoring 17 points, grabbing 2 rebounds and dishing out 6 assists.
January 31, 2007
Lady Firebirds Lose to Cheyney Wolves 56-70
Cheyney, PA: January 31, 2007Ashley Blake led the Cheyney University Lady Wolves to a 70-56 victory over the Lady Firebirds of the University of the District of Columbia, tonight, in Cheyney, Pennsylvania. It was the second meeting of the teams this season as the Lady Wolves avenged their early season, 62-65, loss to the Lady Firebirds.
January 27, 2007
Lady Firebirds Pounce on Lady Huskies for 74-53 Win
Washington, DC: January 26, 2007-- The University of the District of Columbia Lady Firebirds jumped out to an early lead in their game against the Lady Huskies of Bloomsburg University tonight, and never looked back as they avenged an early season loss by defeating them 74-53, at home.
January 23, 2007
Mt. Olive Drops UDC 72-62
Mount Olive, N.C. : January 23, 2007 Freshman forward Helen Moore scored 24 points to lead the Mount Olive College Lady Trojans past the University of the District of Columbia Lady Firebirds 72-62 tonight in Mount Olive, North Carolina. Junior guard Keona Corley contributed heavily to the effort by dishing out 15 assists, while scoring 10 points.
January 19, 2007
Lady Firebirds Fall to Lady Panthers 39-44
Washington, DC: January 18, 2007The University of the District of Columbia Lady Firebirds were hoping for a different outcome tonight as they tangled with the Lady Panthers of Virginia Union University for the second time in a week, but their efforts fell short as they lost by the score of 39-44.
January 15, 2007
UDC Lady Firebirds Win Big Over Shepherd Lady Rams 67-47
Washington, DC: January 15, 2007Senior forward Jennifer Jones (Newark, NJ) led the University of the District of Columbia Lady Firebirds to a 67-47 win over the Lady Rams of Shepherd University tonight in Washington, D.C. It was one of the best wins of the year for the Lady Firebirds, as the Lady Rams came into town with a 9-2 record, while UDC was 7-9.
January 8, 2007
UDC Defeats Queens College 67-56
Flushing, NY- January 8, 2007Sophomore guard Robin Williams (Bronx, NY), playing in front of a friendly hometown crowd, led the University of the District of Columbia Lady Firebirds to a 67-56 win over the Queens College Lady Knights this afternoon in Flushing, New York. Williams scored 15 points, grabbed 9 rebounds, and made 2 assists in the victory.
January 3, 2007
UDC Out Muscles Barton College for 69-63 Win
Washington, DC: January 3, 2007The University of the District of Columbia Lady Firebirds Basketball Team out muscled and out scored the Barton College Lady Bulldogs to win at home tonight, 69-63, and avenge an early season lost to them. UDC controlled the boards, out rebounding Barton 54-39. It was the best defensive effort of the Lady Firebirds this season.
December 30, 2006
UDC Lady Firebirds Defeat Alderson-Broaddus Lady Battlers 62-56
Philippi, WV: December 30, 2006 Freshman Nicole Cooper ( Fort Washington, MD) scored 22 points and made 3 steals to lead the University of the District of Columbia Lady Firebirds to a 62-56 defeat of the Alderson-Broaddus Lady Battlers this afternoon in Philippi, West Virginia. Tiffany Church, a freshman from Norfolk, Virginia added 11 points, and 6 rebounds to the leadership effort for the win. Junior Sylvia Kemp (Norfolk, VA) contributed 8 points and 6 rebounds to the win. UDCs record is now 5-7.
December 22, 2006
Bowie State Lady Bulldogs Bash UDC Lady Firebirds 80-61
Washington, DC: December 22, 2006--- Christmas came early for the Lady Bulldogs of Bowie State University, as they picked up a nice present from the University of the District of Columbia Lady Firebirds in the form of an 80-61 basketball game victory tonight in the UDC Physical Activities Center. The Lady Bulldogs came into the UDC gymnasium and took the present before the Lady Firebirds had finished gift-wrapping it.
December 22, 2006
Robin Williams Elected Sophomore Queen
Robin Williams, a member of the UDC Lady Firebirds Basketball Team, has been elected Queen of the Sophomore Class for the 2006-07 academic year. Robins election is not a surprise, because she has the perfect personality to fit that position. She was crowned during the Homecoming Week festivities in October.
December 16, 2006
Lady Firebirds Fall to Saint Andrews 52-60
Washington, DC: December 16, 2006It was a valiant effort by the University of the District of Columbia Lady Firebirds this afternoon against the Saint Andrews College Lady Knights, but they couldnt pull out the win as they fell to the Lady Knights 52-60.
December 7, 2006
Lady Firebirds Drop Davis & Elkins 64-60
Washington, DC: December 6, 2007The Lady Firebirds of the University of the District of Columbia had to re-group tonight to defeat the Lady Senators of Davis & Elkins College, after leading by as many as 18 points during the game. Once the Lady Senators figured out how to get the ball in down low to the basket they began to chop at the UDC lead and eventually tied the score, 53-53, with 3:50 remaining in the game.
December 3, 2006
Lander Defeats UDC 72-63 in Womens Basketball Action
Washington, DC: December 3, 2006When the Lander University Lady Senators started this afternoons game against the University of the District of Columbia Lady Firebirds with a 7 point run of unanswered points, the die for a win was cast. It seemed no matter how hard the Lady Firebirds played, they were unable to overtake the slightly more aggressive Lady Senators. Lander shot 39 percent for the game while UDC made only 30 percent of their shots.
December 1, 2006
Lady Firebirds Defeat Alderson-Broaddus 63-44
Washington, DC: December 1, 2006The Lady Firebirds of the University of the District of Columbia played an up-tempo game at home tonight to defeat the Alderson-Broaddus Lady Battlers 63-44. After a close start, UDC scored eight unanswered points to take a 14-6 lead ten minutes into the game, and set the tone for the remainder of the game, never trailing and dictating the outcome with a solid win.
November 21, 2006
Lady Firebirds Defeat Lady Wolves 65-62
Washington, DC: November 21, 2006It was a close an exciting basketball contest tonight as the University of the District of Columbia Lady Firebirds captured their first win of the season, defeating the Cheyney University Lady Wolves 65-62. UDC shot 40 percent from the field, 29 percent from three-point range, and 65 percent from the charity line in route to their first season win.
November 18, 2006
UDC LADY FIREBIRDS FALL TO BLOOMSBURG 55-45
Bloomsburg, PA: November 18, 2006The University of the District of Columbia Lady Firebirds fell 55-45 to the Bloomsburg Lady Huskies this afternoon in the Bloomsburg Classic in Bloomsburg, Pennsylvania. It was the second loss of the new season for the Lady Firebirds. UDC only hit 25 percent of their field goals, while Bloomsburg made 48 percent of theirs.