The Jumbos captured their second straight NESCAC Tournament Championship in 2014-15, topping BR-16 Bowdoin and advancing to the NCAA Championships. From there they made a second consecutive run to the Final Four before falling in their semi-final match up with eventual champion BR-1 Thomas More.
Head Coach: Carla Berube (14th Season at Tufts)
2014-15 Finish: 30-3
2014-15 Conference Finish: 10-0 (1st Place in the NESCAC)
Projected Conference Finish: 1st
F/C – Michela North – Jr. (13.9 ppg – led team; 1.3 steals/gm)
F – Melissa Baptista – So. (6.7 ppg)
G – Emma Roberson – Sr. (5.3 ppg – 1.5 steals/gm)
Lauren Dillon – So (4.6 ppg – 1.2 steals/gm)
Last season’s Jumbo’s led the nation in defense, allowing just over 47 points per game and return three players averaging over a steal per game. On offense, returning to the floor for last season’s NESCAC Coach of the Year Carla Berube, is All-NESCAC forward, junior Michela North. North led the conference in field goal percentage last season, and was fourth in rebounds per game.