Women's Basketball News -- 2017-18

  • Driggs earns first-team, All-OEC honors
    February 26, 2018
    COSTA MESA -- Orange Coast College women's basketball standout Sydney Driggs capped off her OCC career by being a first-team, All-Orange Empire Conference selection, as voted on my the coaches at their end-of-season meeting.
  • Pirates fall to Dons as Thornton coaches final home game of his career
    February 09, 2018
    COSTA MESA -- Before a standing-room-only crowd inside the Peterson Gym, longtime head coach Mike Thornton felt the love of the crowd following Friday night's 75-69 loss to visiting Santa Ana as the 29-year head skipper of the Orange Coast College women's basketball team coached his final home game of his career.
  • Strong second half comeback falls just short for Pirates in loss to Chargers
    January 31, 2018
    CYPRESS -- The Orange Coast College women's basketball team gave first-place Cypress College a bit of a jolt, but a late comeback by the Pirates came up short in a 68-62 Orange Empire Conference loss on Wednesday night.
  • Pirates roll past Copper Mountain
    January 24, 2018
    COSTA MESA -- The Orange Coast College women's basketball team put up some impressive numbers on Wednesday night and cruised to an 83-32 win over visiting Copper Mountain College, played inside the Peterson Gym.
  • Pirates conquer win column with 103-91 win over Saddleback
    January 12, 2018
    COSTA MESA -- It was an offensive highlight show for the Orange Coast College women's basketball team as they picked up win No. 1 with a 103-91 Orange Empire Conference win over visiting Saddleback on Friday night inside the Peterson Gym.
  • Great effort by Pirates comes up just short
    January 10, 2018
    FULLERTON -- The Orange Coast College women's basketball team continues to grind through a tough season, but not without the fight of a champion. On Wednesday, Coast played at Fullerton College and pushed the Hornets to the limit, before falling 76-71.
  • Pirates battle hard, but fall to Tigers
    January 03, 2018
    RIVERSIDE -- The Orange Coast College women's basketball team opened up Orange Empire Conference play at Riverside City College and there, the Pirates fell to the host Tigers, 76-58, on Wednesday night.
  • Cold start stymies Pirates in Coast Christmas Classic opener
    December 18, 2017
    COSTA MESA -- It was a first quarter to forget for the Orange Coast College women's basketball team as the Pirates dropped the opener of the Erin Tomlinson Coast Christmas Classic, 82-57, on Monday night inside the Peterson Gym.
  • Driggs' big game not enough for Pirates in loss to Santa Barbara
    December 08, 2017
    SANTA MARIA -- Sophomore standout Sydney Driggs earned herself a spot in the Orange Coast College women's basketball record books with a 33-point performance, but the Pirates came up short and lost to Santa Barbara City College, 75-64, on Friday at the Allan Hancock College Women's Basketball Tournament.