The first confirmed intercollegiate competition by women's basketball players at the College occurred in April 1973, when many women who later comprised the earliest varsity teams - including Cheryl O'Donnell '76, Colleen Keane '76 and Sue Polonica '76 - played two charity games that benefited the Saint Michael's Ambulance Fund.
Women's basketball senior captain Nicole Anderson discusses family in addition to her roles with Saint Michael's College SAAC and Hope Happens Here in our eighth episode of Knight Watch.
Pam Batalis '85 has accomplished a lot — starring in basketball at North Brookfield High and St. Michael’s College, running a women’s professional basketball team, helping form a World Team Tennis expansion franchise, and building an award-winning career in sports marketing and sponsorships.
Saint Michael's College had 255 student-athletes qualify for the Northeast-10 Conference Academic Honor Roll for the spring semester, including 41 that posted a 4.0 grade-point average last term.
Forty-two Saint Michael's College student-athletes were inducted into 12 different academic honor societies during the 2019-20 school year, including two into Phi Beta Kappa, the nation's oldest and largest academic honor society.
JDRF.org: "Balancing T1D and College Basketball - An Interview with Cassandra Falone of St. Michael’s College"
Saint Michael's College women's basketball May graduate Cassandra Falone (Chatham, N.J./Chatham) was diagnosed with type 1 diabetes in sixth grade. She spoke about her experience balancing diabetes and college basketball with the JDRF Northern New England staff.
Saint Michael's College women's basketball head coach Shannon Bollhardt introduced the program's three-woman Class of 2024 on Monday.
The Saint Michael's College Alumni Association Board of Directors announced seven 2020 Alumni of the Year on Friday, and four have roots at the College as former student-athletes.
Saint Michael's College women's basketball alumna Pam Batalis '85 has been selected for a position on the Women's Basketball Hall of Fame Board of Directors, effective June 15, the organization announced this week.
Saint Michael's College women's ice hockey senior Arianna Boscia (Cranston, R.I./La Salle Academy), women's basketball senior Alyssa Breunig (Trumbull, Conn./Trumbull) and men's lacrosse senior Will Moriarty (Ashland, Mass./Catholic Memorial) were all announced as winners of the Department of Athletics' Victor V. LeMieux '35 Award on Friday.