Fighting Hawks Women’s Basketball

North Dakota Women’s Basketball On Pace For Best Season Best Season in Years

The Fighting Hawks are Currently Third in the Summit League Standings

GRAND FORKS N.D. — “When you do get some wins your more excited for everyday, more excited for every practice. You have something to look forward to, something to look forward to like what you’re working towards is paying off,” said junior guard, Kacie Borowitcz. After only averaging only 5.9 points per game Kasie Borowitz has elevated her game, averaging…

SDSU Ends UND Women’s Basketball’s 6-Game Win Streak

Fighting Hawks fall 76-49 to the Jacks

GRAND FORKS, N.D — (UND Athletics) The Fighting Hawks shot 30.6 percent from the field, 28.6 percent from beyond the arch, and 50.0 percent from the line. While the Jackrabbits shot 44.4 percent from the field, 42.9 percent from beyond the arch, and 90.9 percent from the line. Melissa Leet led the Fighting Hawks with ten points, secured six rebounds, and…

UND Women’s Basketball Gets Ready for Top Three Battle With South Dakota State

Fighting Hawks sit in third behind Jackrabbits in the Summit League Standings

GRAND FORKS, N.D. — North Dakota women’s basketball made it six straight over the weekend with wins over Oral Roberts and Kansas City. With a 6-3 conference record, the Fighting Hawks are on pace to finish above .500 for the first time since joining the Summit League four seasons ago. Leading the way has been Roseau native Kacie Borowicz who…

UND’s Borowicz Goes Back-to-Back As Summit League Player of the Week

Leads Summit League in scoring

GRAND FORKS, N.D. — For the second straight week North Dakota guard Kacie Borowicz  has been named the Summit League player of the week.. In wins over Oral Roberts and Kansas City, the Roseau native averaged 24 points, 5.5 rebounds, 3.5 assists, 2.5 steals per game as the Fighting Hawks extended their win streak to six games. With those performances,…

Offensive Production Helping UND Women Find Success in Year Two Under Bernhard

Fighting Hawks have won four straight; 10-8 on the year

GRAND FORKS, N.D — North Dakota women’s basketball  is off to their best start in the Mallory Bernhard era riding a four-game win streak  and having a record over .500  for the first time in three seasons at 10-8. It comes after sweeping the first road series as members of the summit league.. Much of the production is created on…

UND Women’s Basketball Building Off Momentum Of First Win

Fighting Hawks beat Montana State last Saturday

GRAND FORKS, N.D — North Dakota women’s basketball is riding high after the team’s first win under head coach Mallory Bernhard without the interim tag. Last season, it took 13 games and getting into conference play before erasing the zero. This year, it took just three. The difference has been getting players back and healthy. Roseau’s Kacie Borowicz saw her…

UND Women’s Basketball Officially Names Bernhard Head Coach

Interim tag from this season was removed

GRAND FORKS, N.D. — North Dakota women’s basketball officially named Mallory Bernhard as the program’s seventh head coach after a year coaching under the interim tag. LSU assistant coach and former Bemidji State player, Aaron Kalhoff was the other finalist. After a 2-19 season and being the only team to miss out on the Summit League Tournament, Bernhard wants to…

NDSU Takes Both From UND in Grand Forks

Bison men and women's basketball win in Grand Forks

GRAND FORKS, N.D. – (NDSU Athletics) Sophomore Jarius Cook and freshman Grant Nelson both scored 13 points to lead the North Dakota State men’s basketball team to a 62-45 road victory over North Dakota on Friday night. The Bison led for more than 37 of the game’s 40 minutes. NDSU made 18-of-21 at the free throw line and did not…

NDSU-UND Women’s Basketball Take Rivalry to Grand Forks for Two-Game Set

Bison have won four of the last five meetings

FARGO, N.D. — The Peace Garden state showdown continues on the hardwood in Grand Forks this weekend as North Dakota and North Dakota State women’s basketball play for the second time this season and first as conference opponents. The Bison have owned this series as of late winning four of the last five including a win in the SHAC back…

UND Women’s Basketball Taking Positive Mindset to Roster Challenges

Team played with seven active players last week

GRAND FORKS, N.D. — North Dakota women’s basketball is feeling the worst of playing a season through a pandemic. Only six players on the roster have played in all seven games this year due to COVID-19 issues. The Fighting Hawks had originally scheduled eight non-conference games ended up only playing seven even adding a new opponent in Wisconsin all together….