BYU women in San Sebastian, Spain Blog #5

Women's Basketball Blog | Aug 20, 2014 - Posted by Norma Collett at 4:35 pm | Updated: August 20, 2014 5:41 pm | Permalink

San Sebastian, Spain (Wednesday, Aug. 20, 2014)

Blog #5

Now in their sixth day in Spain, the BYU women's basketball team left Bilbao in the morning and traveled by bus about 90-minutes away to do some sightseeing in San Sebastian. The Cougar women are scheduled to play a game vs. National Team Pais Basque there Thursday night.

The day as seen by Savannah Irwin

Travel day to Bilbao

Women's Basketball Blog | Aug 19, 2014 - Posted by Norma Collett at 5:04 pm | Updated: August 19, 2014 5:18 pm | Permalink

Bilbao, Spain (Tuesday, Aug. 19, 2014)

Blog #4

After picking up a 94-93 win last night in their first game while in Spain, the BYU women's basketball team traveled by bus to Bilbao, Spain, arriving in the city around 4 p.m.

Freshman Amanda Wayment provides today's team blog.

Opponent Previews

Women's Soccer Blog | Aug 19, 2014 - Posted by knielsen at 2:24 pm | Updated: August 19, 2014 2:26 pm | Permalink

This season the BYU Cougars will play a loaded nonconference schedule before defending its consecutive West Coast Conference championships. The Cougars will face 14 teams who won half or more of their games last season and will play five teams who won either a share of a regular season title or a conference tournament title. Below are recaps of each team's performance last season and information on this year's team.

Game day, team's first game

Women's Basketball Blog | Aug 18, 2014 - Posted by Norma Collett at 6:00 pm | Updated: August 18, 2014 6:18 pm | Permalink

Madrid, Spain - (Aug. 18, 2014)

Blog #3
The BYU women's basketball team spent its final day in Madrid doing some sightseeing and then prepared to play its first of four games on their 10-day tour through Spain.

Preseason Week In Review

Women's Soccer Blog | Aug 18, 2014 - Posted by knielsen at 11:01 am | Updated: August 18, 2014 11:05 am | Permalink

No. 22 BYU women's soccer played an intrasquad scrimmage and a game against alumni this past week, as well as holding an open practice in between. The White squad beat the Blue squad 1-0 on Wednesday night before an open practice on Thursday. On Saturday, the current Cougars beat a team of former Cougars 7-2 behind two goal performances from Elena Medeiros and Ashley Hatch. All that plus, BYU Sports Nation and Greg Wrubell's Ice Bucket Challenge below.

2014 Freshmen Videos and Articles Roundup

Women's Soccer Blog | Aug 18, 2014 - Posted by knielsen at 9:30 am | Updated: August 18, 2014 9:40 am | Permalink

Each Meet the Freshmen video is embedded below. Click on the player's name to read more about them or follow the link to their Quick Kicks post.

Alyssa Jefferson – Quick Kicks

 

Sunday in Madrid, Blog #2

Women's Basketball Blog | Aug 17, 2014 - Posted by Norma Collett at 5:14 pm | Updated: August 17, 2014 5:27 pm | Permalink

Sunday, Aug. 17 in Madrid with the women’s basketball team

Women's basketball, Blog 1 from Madrid, Spain

Women's Basketball Blog | Aug 16, 2014 - Posted by Norma Collett at 3:13 pm | Updated: August 17, 2014 4:02 pm | Permalink

Madrid, Spain (Aug. 15 & 16, 2014)

Blog One
The BYU women’s basketball team arrived in Madrid, Spain at 9 a.m., on Saturday, Aug. 16. The Cougars flew from Salt Lake International Airport to John F. Kennedy International Airport, then onto Madrid.

Freshman Quick Kicks: Carla Swensen

Women's Soccer Blog | Aug 07, 2014 - Posted by knielsen at 3:36 pm | Updated: August 7, 2014 3:37 pm | Permalink

PROVO, Utah – Freshman Carla Swensen had a different senior year than most high school seniors as she competed with the Colombian U-20 team last fall and winter. 

Freshman Quick Kicks: Stephanie Ringwood

Women's Soccer Blog | Aug 07, 2014 - Posted by knielsen at 10:00 am | Updated: August 7, 2014 10:02 am | Permalink

PROVO, Utah – Stephanie Ringwood comes to BYU with a slightly different set of expectations. Her sister, Jessica, scored 20 goals and made 12 assists for the Cougars between 2009 and 2012. Of course that also means Stephanie is a little better prepared when it comes to being familiar with the program.