The Lady Saints finished the 2014-15 season 24-6 overall, capturing the 2015 YSCC Championship and advancing through to the USCAA National Tournament championship game. The team went undefeated in regular season conference play. College of St. Joseph was home to the USCAA Division II player of the year, coach of the year, three USCAA All-Americans, two USCAA All-Tournament Team members, and the YSCC Conference outstanding defensive player and MVP.
The team is led by an experienced and successful head coach in Chris Wood.
Chris Wood is the head women’s basketball coach at CSJ. Coaching basketball is in Chris’ blood, as his father was a long-time coach who led Mount St. Joseph Academy to a state championship.
Chris has more than 20 years of coaching experience at the high school level, having coached at Green Mountain Union High School, Otter Valley Union High School and a number of other schools. Chris was named USCAA women’s Division II coach of the year in 2015. Read more about Chris.
Women’s Basketball Roster
- 0 Shamari Brodhead
- 1 Chontayvia Kennedy
- 3 Ebony Jones
- 4 Jenny Mendez
- 10 Imani Stephenson
- 11 Regina Steele
- 12 Jazz Laracuente
- 13 Nia Gilchrist
- 14 Toni Lopez
- 25 Shaionica Speight
- 30 Jamie McLaughlin
- 32 Breanna Lapan
- 20 Kyla Boutin
Recent updates for women’s basketball
CSJ athletes open season on strong note
It was a thrilling opening week of sports for College of St. Joseph’s Fighting Saints, highlighted by the success of the baseball team, who threw three shutouts on their way to a 4-0 record over the weekend. Softball showed signs … MORE
Fighting Saints break records at USCAA tournament
The Fighting Saints basketball team’s were unable to walk away with a title at the 2015 USCAA national tournament, but they were able to break some all-time records during play. The men’s team tied their own record of collecting 65 rebounds … MORE
Lady Saints finish USCAA National Tournament second in nation
The Lady Saints took on Penn State-Beaver in the USCAA National Tournament Championship game on Saturday, March 7, but fell short by a score of 74-59.
Saints women to play for USCAA Title today
College of St. Jospeh women's basketball will play for the USCAA National Championship at 8:45 p.m. tonight. The game will be livestreamed by the USCAA.
Fighting Saints women’s and men’s basketball head to USCAA Final Four
By Justin Lemanski Sports Reporter Men’s Basketball The Fighting Saints men take on Berkeley College-NY in the final four of the national tournament on Friday, March 6, at 3 p.m. When the Saints played Berkeley earlier in the season and lost … MORE
Lady Saints hold on to top Penn State-Fayette
The Lady Saints didn't win in their usual dominating fashion, but they held on after a late scare to top Penn State-Fayette 81-71.
CSJ Basketball Players, Coach Earn USCAA Honors
Several players from College of St. Joseph’s men’s and women’s basketball team have been named USCAA All-Americans. These teams are a way for the United States Collegiate Athletic Association to honor student-athletes for their outstanding performance on the court. CSJ’s … MORE
Men’s & women’s basketball USCAA national tournament preview
The Saints are on their way to USCAA national tournament, March 4-7, 2015. Follow the tournament on social media using #USCAAbball15.
CSJ basketball teams win YSCC Championship
Both the CSJ men's and women's basketball teams won the YSCC conference tournament held at NHTI on Feb. 22, 2015.
Lady Saints in conference finals with win over UMA, Feb. 21, 2015
The CSJ Lady Saints pulled away late to get the win over Maine-Augusta in their semi final matchup in the YSCC Tournament on Saturday, Feb. 21, 2015.