The New Guys: A changing of the guard for men’s basketball

Brandon Mauk and Carmine Carcieri, Digital Sports Manager and Staff Writer
September 8, 2015
Filed under Basketball, Sports Scroll

Chris Mullin had a very busy summer. The roster for St John’s basketball underwent as much turnover as its coaching staff did. Only three lettermen from last season have returned for the 2015-16 season. Nevertheless, the Red Storm added four transfer students and five freshman signees to the team.... Read more »

Pointer Ready to Make Next Step

Brandon Mauk and Samuel Dieudonne, Staff Writers
November 5, 2014
Filed under Men's Basketball, Sports, Sports Scroll

The St. John’s men’s basketball team is at a great advantage this season thanks to a more experienced roster with 10 returning lettermen and four returning starters. They have six players who are seniors, the most they’ve had since 2010-11, coach Steve Lavin’s first season. “We’ve been... Read more »

St. John’s reverses fortunes in win over Fordham

Brandon Mauk, Staff Writer
October 2, 2014
Filed under Men's Soccer, Sports, Sports Scroll

St. John’s began conference play with a loss and ended non-conference play with a win this week, each match ending in the same exact fashion. On Saturday, the Red Storm dropped a 1-0 decision against Xavier in Cincinnati but won 1-0 on Tuesday at home against Fordham. Each goal was scored within... Read more »

“Thank You Derek” Derek Jeter Retires

Stephen Zitolo, Sports Editor
October 1, 2014
Filed under Baseball, Sports, Sports Scroll

There hasn’t been a day in my life that Derek Jeter hasn’t been a New York Yankee. Being a true class act and having the uncanny ability to come through in the clutch have defined Jeter’s career.   Everyone in attendance (myself included), watching on TV, and playing in the pinstripes... Read more »

Men’s soccer heating up as they head into Big East play

Troy Mauriello, Staff Writer
September 25, 2014
Filed under Men's Soccer, Sports, Sports Scroll

It seems as though the St. John’s Men’s Soccer team has finally began to hit their stride this season. This past week the Red Storm was first able to pick up a crucial 1-1 draw on the road at Wisconsin on Friday, before traveling home to defeat Connecticut 3-1 on Tuesday. The Red Storm would first... Read more »

NFL Scandals

Stephen Zitolo, Sports Editor
September 24, 2014
Filed under Football, Sports, Sports Scroll

The last few weeks for the National Football League have been a disaster to say the least. Three domestic violence scandals and a case of child abuse have made the NFL seem like it is running off the rails.  NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell is coming under immense scrutiny for his actions in handling... Read more »

St. John’s father & son together on the ball field

Michael Trivigno, Staff Writer
May 15, 2014
Filed under Baseball, Sports, Sports Scroll

There have been many father and son combinations when it comes to the world of sports.  Whether it’s a coach to player relationship, or fathers watching their sons follow in their footsteps, this type of bond in sports is very rare.  Fathers are life coaches to their children, but when their profession... Read more »

D’Angelo Harrison Wins Haggerty Award

Troy Mauriello, Staff Writer
April 30, 2014
Filed under Basketball, Sports, Sports Scroll

After a stellar season in which he led the Red Storm in scoring with 17.5 points per game, junior guard D’Angelo Harrison recently received some recognition off the court. The Metropolitan Basketball Writers Association awarded him the 2014 Haggerty Award last week, naming him the New York City collegiate... Read more »

Home sweet home, Johnnies improve to 14-1 at Kaiser

Brandon Mauk, Staff Writer
April 17, 2014
Filed under Baseball, Sports, Sports Scroll

Jack Kaiser Stadium has provided an excellent home-field advantage for the St. John’s baseball team as they improved to 14-1 at home following a huge conference series sweep against Butler. The Red Storm (20-13, 4-2) held the Bulldogs (14-20, 2-4) to just nine runs over the three games this past weekend,... Read more »

Red Storm add local product Adonis Delarosa

Red Storm add local product Adonis Delarosa

Stephen Zitolo, Sports Editor
April 9, 2014
Filed under Basketball, Men's Basketball, Sports, Sports Scroll

The St. John’s men’s basketball team was finally able to add a player to their roster after so many subtractions in recent weeks. Local product Adonis Delarosa of Christ the King announced Wednesday afternoon in a press conference in the crowded library of his future alma mater his intentions of... Read more »

Steve’s Storm Tracker: Red Storm Will Struggle Unless Recruiting Needs Are Met

Stephen Zitolo, Sports Editor
April 9, 2014
Filed under Basketball, Home Scroll, Sports, Sports Scroll

After a tough ending to the St. John’s men’s basketball team’s season, an 89-78 loss to Robert Morris in the NIT, players now seem to be jumping ship. Last week, the Red Storm lost sophomore forward JaKarr Sampson to the NBA Draft and on Tuesday, the Johnnies lost another big man in Sophomore F... Read more »

Ladies recent struggles continue

Julia Quadrino, Staff Writer
February 27, 2014
Filed under Sports, Sports Scroll, Women's Basketball

The St. John’s women’s basketball team fell to the Creighton Blue Jays by a score of 65-62, handing the Red Storm its first losing streak of the 2014 calendar year. Amber Thompson was limited by the Creighton (17-10, 11-4) defense in the first half, going just 1-4 from the field with 2 turnovers.... Read more »