CCAA Women’s Basketball All-Stars From the First Half of the 2019-20 Season

SARNIA, Ontario — Christmas is under a week away, which means the New Year and the second half of the 2019-20 season is just around the corner. With that said, there is still some time to reflect on the fall semester and the level of excitement that it provided fans all across Canada. From coast…

Mandy Botham has Red Deer College Queens Trending Upwards in Year One

RED DEER, Alta. – Relentless. When asked to describe this year’s Red Deer College Queens team using one word, there was a brief pause. After thinking about it for a few seconds, Head Coach Mandy Botham hit the nail on the head. With one 10-letter word, Botham perfectly captured this year’s edition of the Queens.…

CCAA Women’s Basketball Starting Five: November 11 – 17, 2019

SARNIA, Ontario -- There are a ton of talented players from coast-to-coast who simply don’t get the attention they deserve. Breakout performances often go unnoticed with the exception of regional coverage. Triple-doubles go without mention, as do 60-point scoring efforts or games that see players pull down more than 20 rebounds in a night. As…

CCAA Women’s Basketball Starting Five – November 4 – 10, 2019

SARNIA, Ontario -- There are a ton of talented players from coast-to-coast who simply don’t get the attention they deserve. Breakout performances often go unnoticed with the exception of regional coverage. Triple-doubles go without mention, as do 60-point scoring efforts or games that see players pull down more than 20 rebounds in a night. As…

Mandy Botham Named New Head Coach of Red Deer College Queens

RED DEER, Alberta – Red Deer College and RDC Athletics are very pleased to announce the appointment of Mandy Botham as the head coach of the Queens Basketball program. The past two seasons, Botham was the head coach of the Grande Prairie Regional College (GPRC) Wolves, who play in the Alberta Colleges Athletic Conference (ACAC) Women’s Basketball North…

Annual North vs. South Challenge Brings Top Teams From the ACAC to Edmonton

EDMONTON, Alberta -- Get ready for a potential playoff preview come the end of December in the ACAC. On December 28th and 29th, the NAIT Ooks will host the North vs. South Challenge where teams from both divisions will bring their talents to Edmonton for two days of exhibition basketball. Unlike the regular season where teams…

CCAA Women’s Basketball Starting Five: Nov. 12-18, 2018

SARNIA, Ontario -- The end of the first semester is just around the corner, which means teams across the country are looking to build some momentum before they take over a month off from game action. Whether they are looking to maintain their position atop their respective standings, or they're looking to make a move…

International Talent Decorates 2018-19 Roster for the Red Deer College Queens

RED DEER, Alberta -- The game of basketball can take you anywhere. No matter what language you speak, or where you're from, players from all over the world speak the same language when it comes to the game of basketball. For the 2018-19 edition of the Red Deer College Queens, basketball is the common ground for…