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Month: April 2009

Twitter Digest for 2009-04-30

Sky draftee and Vandy senior Jennifer Risper reaches out in community http://cli.gs/hS80Ea #women #sports #wnba #ncaa 08:28:38 RT @SASilverStars: new blog is up… http://tinyurl.com/cjgzbr 08:51:08 catching up on big 12 news at http://www.hoopscoop.net/ thanks @swok34 :) 08:56:01 NY Liberty draftee…

Twitter Digest for 2009-04-29

thanks for all the retweets twitter peeps! 11:23:28 LSU women’s basketball held their annual banquet last night, recap and photos: http://cli.gs/y0Eu4u #ncaa 12:01:01 RT @nyliberty: Kym Hampton Q&A, Part 1! http://cli.gs/U9LV55 12:50:25 Welcome to the Twitterverse, @druzznews, Coach Andruzzi! Looking…

Twitter Digest for 2009-04-28

Chicago Sky signs Chen Nan, a 6’5” center & 2009 Women’s Chinese Basketball Association MVP, through 2010 http://cli.gs/4EJSM8 08:19:39 Just browsing the NBA/WNBA store, no WNBA infant items but there’s loads of NBA stuff for babies. I’d like to buy…

Twitter Digest for 2009-04-27

RT @RebeccaLobo: At White House. Getting a tour 1st, then meeting prez. Will send photos. 09:37:11 RT @wnba ’09 trading cards are out 6/6. Debut of 1st WNBA mini box sets w/autographed cards of ’08 All-Rookie team http://tinyurl.com/czcb3j 09:55:46 RT…

Twitter Digest for 2009-04-26

Lakers-Utah get ESPN’s ladies, Burke and Lieberman, on the microphone http://cli.gs/3Zb1v8 #basketball 07:01:37 The search for a new coach for University of Hawaii women’s basketball team (Starbulletin.com) http://cli.gs/G2hg9Y #ncaa #sports 07:04:43 Former Texas player Johanna Pointer wins grant to build…

Twitter Weekly Updates for week ending 2009-04-26

2009 Final Four champs score high in classroom, UConn women earn NCAA Public Recognition Awards for academic success http://bit.ly/3YQOY # RT @MechelleV Kellie Jolly Harper takes over for a legend, who would’ve seen a lot of positives in the young…

Twitter Digest for 2009-04-25

Austin Peay coach Carrie Daniels accepts 3-year contract extension http://cli.gs/bN69GM #ncaa #basketball 04:57:04 One-on-One with Chamique Holdsclaw (wnba.com) http://cli.gs/8EZ7NU #basketball #women #sports 04:58:20 Former WNBA star Cooper encourages college athletes at Texas College banquet: http://cli.gs/U0qWJS #basketball 04:59:03 LSU coach Van…

Twitter Digest for 2009-04-24

Baylor Lady Bears reel in premier point guard, Odyssey Sims http://cli.gs/jGEnDJ #basketball #ncaa #women #sports 08:52:02 Notre Dame women’s basketball: Road to recovery slow for Irish’s Peters http://cli.gs/nuYXQR #ncaa 08:53:21 RT @petrel_dgt Sancho Lyttle opens up 40-point can of whoop-azz…

Twitter Digest for 2009-04-23

RT @MechelleV: Some former N.C. State players chose a “permanent” way to pay tribute to coach Kay Yow. http://tinyurl.com/cqwbtl 07:27:53 NCAA tourney ‘Cinderella moment’ team Ball State women’s hoops announces reception for squad: http://bit.ly/nKrug #basketball 08:35:09 Tennessee athletics nears end…

Twitter Digest for 2009-04-22

Audio: Geno Auriemma on Pat Summitt, his dislike of media on Dan Patrick show http://bit.ly/GSsRU #uconn #ncaa #basketball Univ. of New Mexico athletic dept. plans 10 percent budget cut on each of its teams http://bit.ly/cwZw9 #ncaa Kansas State’s Shalee Lehning’s…

Twitter Digest for 2009-04-21

WNBA Draft Redux: Atlanta Dream by @JaydaEvans (seattletimes.com) http://bit.ly/cF9PI #basketball Harper’s first task: Recruiting — new NCSU women’s coach began scouting during the weekend http://bit.ly/14ezJE #basketball #ncaa The Indiana Fever waived Allison Feaster #wnba #basketball The Connecticut Sun signed Illinois…

Twitter Digest for 2009-04-20

UConn celebration parade: “It was a great parade – no clowns, just clowning around” by John Altavilla (courant.com) http://bit.ly/Yy1V6 Geno takes shot at Tennessee during UConn’s national championship parade http://bit.ly/19mPi9 #basketball #ncaa The Oklahoman’s Big All-City Player of the Year…

Twitter Digest for 2009-04-19

PARADE All-America High School Girls Basketball Team announced http://bit.ly/ffyQJ #women #sports Thousands expected for Connecticut parade today honoring UConn women’s 6th national title (Courant.com) http://bit.ly/Ih2Bb @loisheilig she didn’t skimp on her wheaties. Los Angeles area girls who made the Parade…

Twitter Digest for 2009-04-18

New head coach Kellie Harper aims to know her NCSU team http://bit.ly/QFmV0 and found it tough to say goodbye to WCU http://bit.ly/15mZjg Alabama signs Jocelyn Shaw, H.S. 5A tourney MVP, season average: 18 pts, 12 rebounds: http://bit.ly/uyO8S & http://bit.ly/qhL7Q #basketball…

Twitter Digest for 2009-04-17

Mike McLaughlin hired to coach Penn women http://bit.ly/IBBKI follows Patrick Knapp who didn’t get contract renewed http://bit.ly/25Za3F Minneapolis South High School basketball star Tayler Hill chooses Ohio State over Minnesota and Texas: http://bit.ly/OmBB #ncaa #basketball Q&A with Vanderbilt’s Christina Wirth…

Twitter Digest for 2009-04-16

@outletrec @thesixthwoman what is it w/these parents letting their kids move around like chess pieces? has it always been like this? #stats? RT @JACKROSS: just met Geno Auriemma … He said “Winning is everything, when u do it with people…

Twitter Digest for 2009-04-15

Sky rookie Kristi Toliver hopes for a Rose-y season in Chicago http://bit.ly/2B7Gv #wnba #basketball Virginia junior guard Monica Wright focuses on getting better, not a WNBA career (InsideNova.com) http://bit.ly/Ir8a #ncaa #basketball Forbes article on the “most miserable sports cities” doesn’t…

Twitter Digest for 2009-04-14

WCU coach Kellie Harper a candidate to replace Yow at NC State (Asheville Citizen-Times) http://bit.ly/38crGf #ncaa Sparks Coach Michael Cooper in discussions about USC job (latimes) http://bit.ly/Sbay #ncaa #wnba RT @nyliberty: Get to know new Liberty guard Abby Waner! http://cli.gs/rpzjtJ…

Twitter Digest for 2009-04-13

RT @nikkiblue32 I’m With Renee Brown and Marissa Coleman at the white house representing the WNBA to the fullest! The kids loved us! RT @wnba: @SwinCash, @MarissaC_25, and @nikkiblue32 are at the White House this morning for the big Easter…

Twitter Digest for 2009-04-12

Mike Thibault hopes a bigger Sun will mean a better Sun (TheDay.com) http://bit.ly/x018U #wnba #connecticut #basketball Women’s NCAA Tournament ratings decline (Sports Media Watch) http://bit.ly/yVYZ #basketball Utah’s Morgan Warburton ready to prove herself, 33rd WNBA draft pick (Salt Lake Tribune)…

Twitter Digest for 2009-04-11

RT @AtlantaDream Angel McCoughtry- WNBA #1 Draft Pick press conference April 13…11am…Atlanta Downtown Marriott #basketball UConn’s Maya Moore Wins Wooden Award (Courant.com) http://bit.ly/ZBZ56 #basketball #sports #women Maryland sophomore forward Drey Mingo to transfer to seek more playing time http://bit.ly/BjKWF –…

Twitter Digest for 2009-04-10

Could Taylor and Jackson make the Mercury one of the WNBA’s deepest? (Fanster.com) http://bit.ly/tGKmh #wnba #phoenix #sports #basketball Phoenix goes for big guard in WNBA draft (USA Today) http://bit.ly/qfar #mercury #basketball #sports #women Atlanta Dream revamps roster with offseason moves,…

Twitter Digest for 2009-04-09

USC women’s basketball coach Mark Trakh quits (Rivals.com) http://bit.ly/auiM http://bit.ly/DhNEu Indiana Fever offers online chat during WNBA draft at http://www.FeverBasketball.com (USAToday) http://bit.ly/qaZU #wnba #basketball #draft Photo: Jody Wynn, Long Beach State’s new women’s basketball head coach, tries on her new…

Twitter Digest for 2009-04-08

Oh these Louisville players singing are hilariously out of tune. Greatest teams of all-time opinions: Lieberman: 1983 USC, Geno & Coale: 2002 Uconn, Summitt 1998 Tenn , Lawson 2002 Uconn Doris Burke is dressed for a cocktail party. Men’s Blowout…

Twitter Digest for 2009-04-07

Louisville-Connecticut Preview – Rivals.com http://bit.ly/kDph9 Uconn’s Montgomery Is Worth the Price of Admission – The Quad Blog – NYTimes.com http://bit.ly/bPftf “With the college basketball season coming to an end on Monday night” huh? http://bit.ly/2t5bA “What Difference a Year Makes: Why…