Volleyball splits weekend matchups

Wilson Sy, Staff Writer

October 13, 2014
Filed under Sports, Volleyball

After head coach, Joanne Persico earned her 400th win against Providence, the St. John’s Volleyball team split their conference matches this past weekend in Carnesecca Arena by defeating Butler 3-0 Friday night and... Read more »

Women’s soccer gets off to best conference start in team history

Carmine Carcieri, Contributing Writer

October 13, 2014
Filed under Sports, Women's Soccer

The St. John’s women’s soccer team remained unbeaten in conference play with a win over Villanova, 1-0, on the road this past Sunday. Senior Caitlyn McLaughlin scored her second goal of the season in the 70th minute... Read more »

Cross country finishes seventh at Metropolitan championships

Reza Moreno, Contributing Writer

October 13, 2014
Filed under Sports, Track & Field

On Friday at  Van Cortlandt Park in the Bronx,  the St. John’s cross-country team came in 7th place at the Metropolitan Championships. Freshman Isobel Batt-Doyle and junior Stephanie Van Pelt recorded top-10... 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... Read more »

Women’s Soccer Rolls Through First Week of Conference Play

Troy Mauriello, Staff Writer

October 1, 2014
Filed under Sports, Women's Soccer

The St. John’s women’s soccer team started off Big East play with a bang this week. They shutout both Xavier and Creighton in a pair of tough road games for their first two conference wins.   The Red Storm first... 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... Read more »

Softball Team Plays Hard in Tournament

Carmine Carcieri, Staff Writer

October 1, 2014
Filed under Softball, Sports

The St. John’s softball team continued their fall tournament at Red Storm Field this past Sunday with two wins over LIU Brooklyn and Manhattan. Three freshmen, Krystal Puga, Lauren Zink and McKenzie Murray, sparked the Johnnies... Read more »

Cross Country Finishes 15th At Iona Meet

Reza Moreno, Contributing Writer

September 24, 2014
Filed under Sports, Track & Field

The St. John’s cross country team came in 15th place at the Annual Br.  John Paddy Doyle/Iona College Meet of Champion this past Saturday, Sept. 20. Their overall score was 433 in the women’s championship 6K race at the Van... 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... Read more »

Towson Tiger Invitational

Julia Quadrino, Staff Writer

September 24, 2014
Filed under Sports, Volleyball

St. John’s finished the Towson Tiger Invitational at 2-1 this weekend in Maryland, leaving them at an 11-4 overall record before beginning Big East play this week. Fresh off of their sweep of La Salle at Carnesseca Arena,... Read more »

Sampson And Sanchez Sign NBA Contracts

Allan C. Gomez, Staff Writer

September 24, 2014
Filed under Basketball, Sports

After not hearing their names mentioned in the NBA draft, former St. John’s basketball players JaKarr Sampson and Orlando Sanchez have finally signed professional contracts. Former St. John’s standout JaKarr Sampson has... Read more »