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Women's Basketball

2019 Lady Cougars Basketball

More than 150 student athletes have earned their varsity letters in the sport that began in Western Massachusetts. HCC women's basketball boasts 21 All-New England honorees and four All-Americans all time and has had players continue their education and athletic careers at institutions such as Morgan State University, Westfield State College, UMass Amherst, UMass Boston, Bridgewater State College, Elms College, Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts, and others. HCC advanced to the National Tournament in 2007 and 2008, finishing 8th and 7th, respectively. New Head Coach Joe Paige will guide the team into the 2019-20 season, bringing with him a wealth of basketball knowledge and coaching experience.

Women's Basketball Informational Zoom Meeting
Wednesday, October 21st @ 6:00pm
For more information contact Coach Joseph Paige
Email: jpaige@hcc.edu Phone: (413) 388-2426

If you are interested in playing Women's Basketball, please fill out the athletic interest form.

Meet Our Team 2019-20 click here

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Photo: 2019-20 Lady Cougars Basketball Team


# NAME YEAR  POSITION HEIGHT HOMETOWN HIGH SCHOOL
45 Kamila Arman Fresh Forward 5' 7" Chicopee, MA Chicopee HS
12 Dasia Dejus Fresh Guard 5' 2" Chicopee, MA Chicopee Comprehensive HS 
1 Jah'Anesty Dickson Fresh Forward 5' 7" Springfield, MA Commerce HS
5 Breanna Marchena Fresh Guard 5' 3" Springfield, MA Commerce HS
32 Kiana Ortiz Fresh Guard 5' 4" Springfield, MA Central HS
33 Colby Sanders Fresh Forward 5' 9" Swanzey, NH Monadnock Regional HS
4 Kate Tempest Fresh Guard 5' 2" Springfield, MA Sabis HS
22 Karla Torres Fresh Guard 5' 3" Springfield, MA Smith Vocational HS
10 Elizabeth Zollo Fresh Forward 5' 5" Monson, MA monson HS

Head Coach: Joseph Paige (1st season)
Assistant Coach: Ashley Grant (1st season)
Director of Athletics: Thomas E. Stewart 
Trainer: Keith Scarlett
Vice President Student Affairs: Yanina Vargas-Arriaga
President: Christina Royal

Date Opponent Location Result/Time Overall Record

Region XXI
DivIII Record

November
Tue. 5 Gateway CC PeoplesBank
Gymnasium - HCC
L, 32-74 0-1 0-0
Fri. 8 Southern Maine CC PeoplesBank
Gymnasium - HCC
L, 30-66 0-2 0-0
Mon. 11 Massasoit CC *^ PeoplesBank
Gymnasium - HCC
L, 38-111 0-3 0-1
Tue. 19 @ Bristol CC * ^ Fall River, MA postponed
Sat. 23 Robury CC *^ PeoplesBank
Gymnasium - HCC
W, 70-36 1-3 1-1
Tue. 26 Springfield Technical CC * ^ PeoplesBank
Gymnasium - HCC
postponed
to 12/3/19
December
Tue. 3 Springfield Technical CC * ^ PeoplesBank
Gymnasium - HCC
L, 58-74 1-4 1-2
Thur. 5 Bunker Hill CC *^ PeoplesBank
Gymnasium - HCC
L, 46-67 1-5 1-3
Tue. 10 @ Quinsigamond CC * ^ Worcester, MA Postponed
January
Thur. 23 Quinsigamond CC *^   PeoplesBank
Gymnasium - HCC
W, 56-48 2-5 2-3
Sat. 25 @ Bunker Hill CC * ^ Boston, MA L, 20-83 2-6 2-4
Tue. 28 UCONN Avery Point PeoplesBank
Gymnasium - HCC
L, 33-95 2-7 2-4
February
Sat. 1 @ Gateway CC * New Haven, CT L, 38-86 2-8 2-5
Thur. 6 Bristol CC * ^ PeoplesBank
Gymnasium - HCC
L, 46-80 2-9 2-6
Tue. 11 @ Roxbury CC * ^ Boston, MA Cancelled
Sat. 15 @ Massasoit CC * ^ Brockton, MA L, 18-121 2-10 2-7
Thur. 20 @ Springfield Technical CC * ^  Springfield, MA  L, 44-93 2-11 2-8
Region XXI Tournament TBA TBA DNQ
March
10-12 NJCAA National
Tournament
Rochester, MN DNQ

BOLD indicates home game, played on HCC campus at the PeoplesBank Gymnasium located in the Bartley Center for Athletics

* indicates Region 21 Division III opponent

^ indicates MCCAC Opponent

Game stories are available for scores underlined in green

# NAME YEAR  POSITION HEIGHT HOMETOWN HIGH SCHOOL
1 Amanda Adamczyk Fresh Guard/Fwd 5' 6" Chicopee, MA Chicopee HS
11 Shanice Grandison Fresh Guard 5' 0" Springfield, MA Commerce HS 
5 Paige Hardy Fresh Forward 5' 8" Agawam, MA Agawam HS
3 Talisa Perez Soph Guard 5' 4" Holyoke, MA Holyoke HS
23 Hannalise Rivera Lovett Fresh Guard 5' 3" Northmpton, MA Northampton HS
24 Bethany Serrano Soph Forward 5' 8" Holyoke, MA Paulo Friere S&J
Charter School
Date Opponent Location Result/Time Overall Record

Region XXI
DivIII Record

November
Tue. 7 @ Springfield Technical CC * ^ Springfield, MA postponed
Thur. 9 @ Quinsigamond CC *^ Worcester, MA postponed
Fri. 10 St. Clair CCC PeoplesBank
Gymnasium - HCC
cancelled
Tue. 14 Mass Bay CC *^ PeoplesBank
Gymnasium - HCC
postponed
Thur. 16 @ Gateway CC * New Haven, CT postponed
Sat. 18 Bristol CC *^ PeoplesBank
Gymnasium - HCC
L, 30-78 0-1 0-1
Tue. 21 UCONN Avery Point * PeoplesBank
Gymnasium - HCC
L, 31-88 0-2 0-2
Thur. 28 Quincy College PeoplesBank
Gymnasium - HCC
cancelled
Thu. 30 Northern Essex CC * ^ PeoplesBank
Gymnasium - HCC
cancelled
December
Sat. 2 @ Massasoit CC *^ Brockton, MA postponed
Tue. 5 @ Bunker Hill CC *^ Boston, MA L, 30-74 0-3 0-3
Thur. 7 @ Ben Franklin Institute Boston, MA cancelled
Sat. 9 @ Roxbury CC *^ Roxbury Crossing, MA postponed
January
Tue. 16 @ Springfield
Technical CC *^  
Springfield, MA postponed
Thur. 18 Quinsigamond CC *^ PeoplesBank
Gymnasium - HCC
postponed
Tue. 23 Mass Bay CC * ^ PeoplesBank
Gymnasium - HCC
postponed
Thur. 25 Gateway CC * PeoplesBank
Gymnasium - HCC
postponed
Sat. 27 Bristol CC *^ PeoplesBank
Gymnasium - HCC
postponed
Tue. 30 @ UCONN Avery Point * Groton, CT postponed
February
Thur. 1 @ Quincy College Quincy, MA postponed
Sat. 3 @ Massasoit CC * ^ Brockton, MA postponed
Tue. 6 @ Northern Essex CC * ^ Haverhill, MA postponed
Thur. 8 Bunker Hill CC * ^ PeoplesBank
Gymnasium - HCC
postponed
Sat. 10 Roxbury CC * ^ PeoplesBank
Gymnasium - HCC
postponed
Tue. 13 @ Ben Franklin Institute Boston, MA  postponed
Sat. 17 MCCAC State
Tournament
@ Massasoit CC
Brockton, MA
DNQ
Sun. 18 MCCAC State
Tournament
@ Massasoit CC
Brockton, MA
DNQ
Wed. 21 Region XXI Tournament
- Play Down
@ Higher Seed DNQ
Sat. 24 Region XXI Tournament @ Quinsigamond CC
Worcester, MA
DNQ
Sun. 25 Region XXI Tournament @ Quinsigamond CC
Worcester, MA
DNQ
March
15-17 NJCAA National
Tournament
Rockford, IL DNQ

BOLD indicates home game, played on HCC campus at the PeoplesBank Gymnasium located in the Bartley Center for Athletics

* indicates Region 21 Division III opponent

^ indicates MCCAC Opponent

Game stories are available for scores underlined in green

Uni # H/A NAME HEIGHT  YEAR  POSITION  HOMETOWN HIGH SCHOOL
32 Taydrah Clinton 5' 3" Fresh G Springfield, MA Springfield Renaissance School
14 Sarah Gustafson 5' 1" Fresh G Monson, MA Monson HS
21 Sophia Hess 5' 2" Fresh G Monson, MA Pathfinder Regional Technical HS
5 / 00 Yesenia Leon 5' 8" Soph F Springfield, MA Putnam Vocational Technical Academy
11 Taylor Lesure 5' 11" Soph F/C Amherst, MA Amherst HS
3 Talisa Perez 5' 4" Fresh G Holyoke, MA Holyoke HS
10 / 4 Lydaliz Rodriguez 5' 3" Fresh F Sebring, FL Sebring HS
22 Bethany Serrano 5' 8" Fresh F Holyoke, MA Paulo Freire Charter School
33 Holly Wardwell 5' 5" Fresh G Granby, MA Granby HS
Date Opponent Location Result/Time Overall Record

Region XXI
DivIII Record

November 
Thur. 10 @ Quinsigamond CC *^ Worcester, MA W, 43-37 1-0 1-0
Tue. 15 Springfield
Technical CC *^
PeoplesBank
Gymnasium - HCC
L, 40-49 1-1 1-1
Thur. 17 @ Gateway CC * New Haven, CT  L, 27-91 1-2 1-2
Tue. 22 @ UCONN Avery Point * Groton, CT L, 40-101 1-3 1-3
December
Tue. 6 Mass Bay CC *^ PeoplesBank
Gymnasium - HCC
Cancelled
Thur. 8 Roxbury CC *^ PeoplesBank
Gymnasium - HCC
Cancelled
Sat. 10 @ Bristol CC *^ Fall River, Ma L, 47-77 1-4 1-4
Sat. 17 Bunker Hill CC *^ PeoplesBank
Gymnasium - HCC
Postponed
(weather)
January
Mon. 9 @ Williams College JV Williamstown, MA L 1-5 1-4
Sat. 14 @ Massasoit CC *^ Brockton, MA postponed
Tue. 17 North Country CC (NY) PeoplesBank
Gymnasium - HCC
W, forfeit 2-5 1-4
Thur. 19 @ Springfield
Technical CC *^  
Springfield, MA Cancelled
Sat. 21 @ Bunker Hill CC *^ Boston, MA Cancelled
Tue. 24 Quinsigamond CC *^ PeoplesBank
Gymnasium - HCC
Cancelled
Sat. 28 Bristol CC *^ PeoplesBank
Gymnasium - HCC
Cancelled
Tue. 31 @ Roxbury CC *^ Roxbury Crossing, MA Cancelled
February
Sat. 4 @ Mass Bay CC *^ Wellesley, MA Cancelled
Thur. 16 Gateway CC * PeoplesBank
Gymnasium - HCC
Cancelled
Sat. 18 MCCAC State
Tournament
TBD DNQ
Sun. 19 MCCAC State
Tournament
TBD DNQ
Wed. 22 Region XXI Tournament
- Play Down
TBD DNQ
Sat. 25 Region XXI Tournament TBD DNQ
Sun. 26 Region XXI Tournament TBD DNQ
March
16-18 NJCAA National
Tournament
Utica, NY DNQ

BOLD indicates home game, played on HCC campus at the PeoplesBank Gymnasium located in the Bartley Center for Athletics

* indicates Region 21 Division III opponent

^ indicates MCCAC Opponent

Game stories are available for scores underlined in green

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