2019-20 CAPERS Women's Basketball News

  • CAPERS Add Kiyara Letlow for 2020-21 Season
    March 09, 2020
    Toronto native Kiyara Letlow is the latest recruit to join the program for next season.
  • Former CAPERS Greats named to U Sports Top 100
    March 05, 2020
    U SPORTS, the national brand of the university sports in Canada, is set to reveal the Top 100 women’s basketball players of the century. Cape Breton University will have two former stars named to the Top 100. Kelsey Hodgson (Johnston) 2005-2010 and Alison Keough 2013-2018 are members of this prestigious list.
  • Hailey MacLeod Named to U Sports National All-Rookie Team
    March 03, 2020
    Hailey MacLeod (Marion Bridge, NS) was named to the U Sports National All-Rookie team.
  • CAPERS Season Ends with QF loss
    February 28, 2020
    (HALIFAX, N.S.) The UNB Reds have advanced to Saturday’s semifinals after downing the Cape Breton Capers 63-59 in the first women’s quarterfinal matchup of the Subway AUS Basketball Championships Friday afternoon at Scotiabank Centre. 
  • MacLeod, Ryan, Calliste, Omar and Ward Receive AUS Awards
    February 26, 2020
    (Sydney, NS) - Atlantic University Sport is pleased to announce the 2019-20 AUS women's & men's basketball all-stars and major award winners as selected by the conference's eight head coaches following regular season play.
  • CAPERS Finish Regular Season with Win
    February 21, 2020
    Antigonish, NS – The Cape Breton Capers defeated the StFX X-Women 79-70 in the final game of the AUS season for both squads Friday night at the Saputo Centre.
  • CAPERS Lose to Acadia, Split Weekend Set
    February 16, 2020
    (Sydney, NS) – In Sunday afternoon basketball action, the Cape Breton Capers hosted the Acadia Axewomen at the Sullivan Field House in Sydney.
  • Ryan & Calliste Lead CAPERS to Win
    February 15, 2020
    (Sydney, NS) – In Saturday evening basketball action, the Cape Breton Capers hosted the Acadia Axewomen at the Sullivan Field House in Sydney.
  • CAPERS Add Leandra Hersey for 2020-21
    February 14, 2020
    New Brunswick native Leandra Hersey is the latest recruit to commit to CBU for the 2020-21 season.
  • CBU defeats rival X 72-64 in OT
    February 01, 2020
    The CAPERS overcame a terrible start to overcome St. FX 72-64 in overtime on Saturday night at the Sullivan Fieldhouse.
  • CAPERS beat DAL
    January 31, 2020
    Sydney, NS - The Capers won by a significant margin with a score of 83-65 against the Dalhousie Tigers on Friday night at the Sullivan Field House.
  • CAPERS can't overcome Poor Start
    January 26, 2020
    The Memorial Sea-Hawks split the weekend series against the Cape Breton Capers, 74-58.
  • CAPERS defeat SeaHawks 68-65
    January 25, 2020
    The Cape Breton Capers took the first game in the weekend series against the MUN Sea-Hawks, 68-65.
  • CAPERS Add Dutch International for 2020-21
    January 21, 2020
    The Cape Breton University women’s basketball team is pleased to announce the signing of Dutch international point-guard, Chermensa van la Parra for the 2020/21 season.
  • CAPERS Fade in 4th Quarter
    January 18, 2020
    Sydney, NS - The Capers couldn’t come through in an unpredictable game against the UPEI Panthers. The Panthers won with a score of 62-57 over the Capers on Saturday evening. 
  • CAPERS Falter in Second Half Against UNB
    January 12, 2020
    (FREDERICTON, NB) The UNB Reds broke open a close game in the second half, beating the Cape Breton Capers 60-44, on Sunday afternoon.
  • CAPERS Can't Overcome Slow Start
    January 11, 2020
    FREDERICTON, NB) The UNB Reds started strong and held a double-digit lead for most of the game, winning 64-56 over the Cape Breton Capers, on Saturday evening.
  • Rankin leads CAPERS to Huge win!
    January 04, 2020
    Sydney, NS – The CAPERS used a dominant game from senior Audrey Rankin (Prince George's County, MD) to win an important 4-point game on Friday night at the Sullivan Fieldhouse.
  • McKenzie named as Canada's U-18 Head Coach ahead of assessment camp
    December 06, 2019
    Cape Breton University CAPERS Head Coach Fabian McKenzie has been appointed Head Coach of Canada's U18 National Team.
  • Cape Breton powers their way past Panthers 75-71
    November 23, 2019
    Cape Breton powers their way past Panthers 75-71
  • CAPERS get 1st win, 59-56
    November 16, 2019
    Sydney, NS – The CAPERS got their first win of the season 59-56 in a low scoring defensive battle on Saturday afternoon at the Sullivan Fieldhouse.
  • CAPERS can't overcome half-time deficit
    November 15, 2019
    Sydney, NS – The CAPERS couldn’t overcome an 18 point halftime deficit and dropped an 89-84 decision to the visiting UNB Reds dropped on Friday evening at the Sullivan Fieldhouse.
  • CAPERS drop decision to Seahawks
    November 10, 2019
    Sydney, NS – The CAPERS dropped the second game in the weekend series with the Memorial Seahawks 93-80 on Sunday afternoon at the Sullivan Fieldhouse.
  • CAPERS lose home opener to MUN
    November 09, 2019
    Sydney, NS – The CAPERS dropped their home opener to the Memorial Seahawks with an 81-78 loss on Saturday evening at the Sullivan Fieldhouse.
  • WBB Season Preview: Looking Forward
    November 06, 2019
    After posting a near-perfect conference record of 18-2 last season, the CBU women’s basketball team suffered a shock semi-final defeat to Memorial University at the 2018/19 AUS championships.
  • CAPERS fall short against Axewomen
    November 03, 2019
    The Capers and the Axewomen played a close first quarter
  • CAPERS Open Season with loss
    November 02, 2019
    Cape Breton’s MacKenzee Ryan (Glace Bay, N.S.) had 22 points on 8/22 shooting, more than any other player on her team. Ryan’s offensive performance earned her the Capers’ Player of the Game award.
  • Hannah Brown signs Pro Contract with TK Hannover club in Germany
    August 26, 2019
    After a storied five-year career with the Capers women’s basketball team, Cape Breton’s own Hannah Brown has signed a contract to play at the professional level in Germany. Hannah just recently joined her teammates of the TK Hannover club and will be competing at the highest level of women’s basketball in the country.