Category Archives: Women’s Sports

espnW’S SUMMER SHOWCASE

Summer is a season of fun and excitement, but also the time to set new goals, to get outside, to get in the gym, to challenge yourself – and turn heads doing

LIBERTY STARTS WELL IN LOSS IN THE WINDY CITY

The New York Liberty started the first of four consecutive road games over the next ten days in with unwanted outcome. The Chicago Sky (6-3), behind Elena Della-Donne season high 26 points

LIBERTY HOME STREAK SNAPPED BY SAN ANTONIO

The good fortune that the New York Liberty established at home to start the season was deflated as the San Antonio Silver Stars, led by Danielle Robinson’s 18 points and seven boards,

160 & COUNTING: ABBY WAMBACH BREAKS MIA HAMM’S RECORD

HARRISON, NJ – History was made tonight.  This, of course, is an obvious statement, and yet the most necessary and the most powerful.  It doesn’t matter how it happened or even where

ATHLETE’S VOICES: DINA PARISE, EPISODE 1. IT’S ABOUT MENTAL PREPARATION, BUT DON’T FORGET THE STILETTOS!

“I don’t mind living in a man’s world as long as I can be a woman in it.” That is one of my favorite expressions said by the late Marilyn Monroe.  Now,

OLIVIA GALATI CONTINUES TO BEAT THE ODDS AS PRO CAREER BEGINS

You’ve heard it said many times before – doesn’t quite fit the mold of your classic elite athlete. Well, for West Babylon, NY native and Hofstra University All American softball pitcher Olivia

LIBERTY SAVED BY THE BELL IN HOME OPENER

The Prudential Center in Newark, New Jersey was the site of the home opener for the New York Liberty. There was :05 of a second left and the Liberty up by two

ATHLETE’S VOICES: PLENETTE PIERSON, EPISODE 1. OFF-SEASON RECAP

This is the DoubleGSports.com Athlete’s Voices column in which local star athletes provide guest posts updating their fans on what they have been up to. Today’s post is from the New York

LIBERTY CLOSE OUT PRE-SEASON WITH WIN; CONFIDENT AS SEASON OPENER NEARS

The New York Liberty closed the pre-season with a victory over the Connecticut Sun 78-67 which could be seen as close to the blueprint for what they want to accomplish this season.

ATHLETE’S VOICES: ESSENCE CARSON, EPISODE 6. BACK TO NYC

Greetings from NYC! Within the past month I got a chance to do something special with my team in Istanbul. After being absent from the playoffs for almost a decade, we made it

MONTCLAIR STATE FALLS TO TUFTS IN SECOND ROUND OF CHAMPIONSHIP

After pitcher Alex Hill led Montclair State to a 4-1 victory over Central (Iowa) on Friday night in the first round of the NCAA Division III Softball Championship, they fell to Tufts

RED HAWKS SOFTBALL ADVANCES TO CHAMPIONSHIP ROUND

Montclair State faced third-seeded Virginia Wesleyan yesterday afternoon at the Montclair State University Softball stadium. After Virginia Wesleyan took a 1-0 lead in the third inning, thunderstorms forced a delay of 2