MINNEAPOLIS — Candace Parker and Nneka Ogwumike were the names you knew heading into the 2016 WNBA Finals, and they were the two that lead the Sparks to their first championship in 14 years. With 19.7 seconds left, Ogwumike found Parker for a cutting layup that gave the Sparks a 74-73 lead. With 3.1 seconds...

Standing at 6-foot-2 and wearing Cornell gear so comfortably it looks like a second skin, there is little doubt on first appearance that senior Nicholle Aston is an athlete. But look closer and you’ll see something else. You will see a young woman who wears her truth just as comfortably as that Cornell gear. You...

The University of Washington women's basketball program welcomed four talented freshmen in 2016-17. GoHuskies.com will introduce a member of the Husky freshmen class each week this fall. At 5-foot-10-inches, Amber Melgoza is a versatile off-guard who displays a smooth stroke in mid-range and behind the arc. At Santa Barbara High School, Melgoza was a prolific...

For the sixth Olympics running, the United States women’s basketball team is golden. The United States walloped Spain 101-72 on Saturday to win the gold medal in Rio. Spain kept it from getting out of hand early, sticking with the gold medalists for most of the first half. They were within three points with just...

RIO DE JANEIRO — Someday, the U.S. women’s basketball will lose an Olympics game. Someday does not appear to be any day soon. The U.S. outlasted France – an improving team but not quite there yet – for an 86-67 victory Thursday in the semifinals. When in doubt – and you don’t need to be U.S....

Grand Finale Summer Showcase   As the end of the AAU summer season drew to a close, 96 teams flocked to the Misty May Treanor Sports Complex to make one last bid to draw the attention of college coaches in the California Storm’s Inaugural Grand Finale event.  Dreams of playing college basketball filled the facility...

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