Women's Basketball 2011-12 Headlines

May 7, 2012
Nike Basketball Camp Returns to UC Santa Cruz
The individual camp is a great opportunity to develop and refine your fundamental basketball skills in a supportive and challenging environment. The camp includes curriculum for advanced individual techniques on the wing, in the post, or from the guard positions.

February 18, 2012
Slugs Romp On Senior Night
The Slugs ran off to an early 33-9 lead and coasted to an easy 62-43 victory over an overmatched but gritty UC Merced Bobcats. Behind 17 points from the long range shooting of Danielle Mofsowitz and 23 post points from Sarah Mackey (12) and Alison Scarbrough (11), the Slugs dominated the game from start to finish before a full house on Senior night.

February 17, 2012
William Jessup Halts UCSC Win Streak
In a game plagued with errors by both teams, the William Jessup Warriors produced one sustained run late in the 2nd half and slipped past UC Santa Cruz 56-46 in Rocklin. Going into the game, the Slugs built a five game win streak on the strength of good shooting, tough defense and strong rebounding. On Friday night, the Warriors outshot the Slugs 52% to 38%, won the turnover battle 29-25 and nearly out rebounded the Slugs.

February 11, 2012
Slugs Cruise Past Pioneers
The UC Santa Cruz Banana Slugs ran their win streak to five games with a 73-42 win over the Pacific Union Pioneers behind sharp three point shooting, dominant inside play and stifling team defense. The Slugs rained 3’s on the Pioneers throughout the game as six different players scored from beyond the arc lead by Ortiz (9pts) and Mofsowitz (13pts) with three each.

January 24, 2012
Sarah Mackey recognized by D3hoops.com
UC Santa Cruz student athlete Sarah Mackey (Placerville, CA.) has been recognized by D3hoops.com asthe West Region “Rookie of the Year” and All-West Region Second Team.