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An Era Comes to a Close: Fordham Athletic Director Announces Retirement

April 21, 2020

Fordham Athletic Director David Roach recently announced his retirement, effective at the end of the academic year. In his eight years with Fordham, Roach contributed to the university’s winning tradition and an environment that allowed coaches and athletes to succeed.

Bre Cavanaugh, FCRH '21, celebrates with her team after hitting a three-pointer in the final seconds to defeat Davidson.

Women’s Basketball Stuns Davidson on Cavanaugh Game Winner, 47-46

February 14, 2020

In a very important game for Fordham women's basketball, captain Bre Cavanaugh, FCRH '21, hit the shot of the season thus far. With four seconds remaining, she hit a three-pointer to win the game for the Rams, 47-46.

Offensive woes and early foul trouble led to a tough Fordham defeat on the road.

Women’s Basketball Loses on the Road, VCU Remains Undefeated

February 5, 2020

Fordham women's basketball led for much of the game against undefeated VCU on the road, but gradually lost control in an eventual 62-52 defeat.

Bre Cavanaugh, FCRH '21, led the Rams in a fourth quarter comeback against Saint Louis University.

Fordham Erupts in Fourth Quarter, Takes Down Rival Saint Louis

January 24, 2020

Falling behind early, Fordham women's basketball came back to defeat St. Louis University, 66-54. After succumbing to several runs early, a 23-point fourth quarter put them comfortably in front for their third straight victory.

In her first season playing for Fordham, Bre Cavanaugh has been a force on both sides of the court.

Perfect 10: Meeting Women’s B-ball Team’s Newest Phenomenon

February 5, 2019

A look at Fordham Women's Basketball star Bre Cavanaugh off the court.

Coach Gaitley looks forward to converting her achievements off the court to wins on the court as she leads the Fordham Women's Basketball team. (JASON WANG/THE OBSERVER)

Gaitley Hits Career Milestone with 100th Win at Fordham

December 8, 2016

By MADELYN CASALE Contributing Writer Fordham Women’s Basketball Head Coach Stephanie Gaitley has had ...

Fordham's Lauren Holden, FCRH '19, calls a play on the court earlier this season. (Robert Cole/Fordham Sports)

Basketball Game Attendance Continues To Be a Problem

January 30, 2016

By MOHDSHOBAIR HUSSAINI Asst. Sports Editor This season, Fordham basketball has created excitement on campus. Ma...

The Observer finds out more about women’s basketball head coach, Stephanie Gaitley. (Victoria Von Ancken /The Observer)

Coach Stephanie Gaitley Talks Basketball and Life

April 16, 2014

  By GIANELLA DI LORENZO Contributing Writer Published: April 16, 2014 After an impre...

Emily Tapio’s playoff run has helped the women’s basketball team will their first ever Atlantic 10 Championship. (Courtesy of Atlantic 10 Conference)

Tapio is the Breakout Star for Women’s Basketball

April 6, 2014

By JENNIFER KHEDAROO Sports Editor Published: April 2, 2014 A broken ankle in the 2012-13 season forced Emily Tapio, Fordham College at Rose Hill (FCRH) ’15, off the court...

Team Chemistry is Key Factor in Rams’ Success

January 31, 2014

By JENNIFER KHEDAROO Sports Editor Published: January 30, 2014 As the clock expired on Saturday afte...