Tennis Teams Start Off Strong In 2015

Samuel Dieudonne, Staff Writer

February 11, 2015

Filed under Men's Tennis, Sports, Tennis

The St. John’s men’s tennis team has won their first two games of the year.  The Red Storm ranked no. 74 took on Georgetown and Wagner at the Billie Jean King National Tennis Center on Friday, Feb. 10 and came away with two... Read more »

Creighton’s Hot Start Down’s St. John’s 75-50

Wilson Sy, Staff Writer

February 11, 2015

Filed under Basketball, Men's Basketball, Sports

Creighton came out of the gate in Carnesecca Arena on a 22-4 outburst and never looked back. The Bluejays shot nearly 60 percent from the floor in the opening half along with shooting over 63 percent from three-point territory... Read more »

Men’s Basketball falls on the road at 22nd-ranked Butler, 85-62

Troy Mauriello, Staff Writer

February 4, 2015

Filed under Basketball, Men's Basketball, Sports

An extremely slow start and poor interior defense were enough to sink the St. John’s men’s basketball team at Butler in Hinkle Fieldhouse on Tuesday night, as they fell on the road against the Bulldogs 85-62.   “We... Read more »

Largest Crowd Ever Sees Lady Johnnies Fall in OT Thriller

Anthony Scianna, Staff Writer

January 19, 2015

Filed under Basketball, Sports, Women's Basketball

First place in the BIG EAST was up for grabs on Friday, as St. John’s faced DePaul in closely contested overtime thriller.   It was St. John’s annual Field Trip Day at Carnesecca Arena,... Read more »

Obepka and defense lead Red Storm to win over Long Beach State

Carmine Carcieri, Staff Writer

December 23, 2014

Filed under Basketball, Men's Basketball, Sports

St. John’s knocked off Long Beach State, 66-49, on Monday night at Carnesecca Arena to improve to 10-1 on the season. Chris Obekpa was the star of the game for the Johnnies as he produced 16 points, grabbed 8 rebounds and blocked... Read more »

Johnnies are comeback kids in victory over St. Mary’s

Carmine Carcieri, Staff Writer

December 22, 2014

Filed under Basketball, Men's Basketball, Sports

Despite trailing by as many as 16 points, St. John’s was able to fight off St. Mary’s to win 53 to 47 at Carnesecca Arena on Friday. D’Angelo Harrison led the team with 21 points and Sir’Dominic Pointer was an X-factor,... Read more »

Johnnies show no signs of slowing down as they beat Fairleigh Dickinson

Carmine Carcieri, Staff Writer

December 12, 2014

Filed under Basketball, Men's Basketball, Sports

With a brand new ranking to their name, St. John’s returned to home to knock off Fairleigh Dickinson, 74-52, at Carnesecca Arena Wednesday night. D’Angelo Harrison was the spark for the Johnnies as he put up 26 points in a... Read more »

St. John’s storms past Cuse’ in Carrier Dome

Carmine Carcieri, Staff Writer

December 8, 2014

Filed under Basketball, Men's Basketball, Sports

For the first time since 1999, St. John’s beat Syracuse 69-57 at the Carrier Dome. Phil Greene was the savior for the Johnnies as he scored 13 points in the final four minutes including 11 straight points at one point. D’Angelo... Read more »

St. John’s Falls To Marquette 3-1, In Milwaukee

Samuel Dieudonne, Contributing Writer

November 12, 2014

Filed under Sports

The Red Storm fell short of recording a comeback victory on the road against Marquette on Friday night, losing a highly-contested match to the Golden Eagles by a score of 3-1 (19-25, 21-25, 26-24, 24-26). The narrow defeat means... Read more »

Interview with Ian Stone: Q&A

Anthony Scianna, Staff Writer

November 12, 2014

Filed under Sports

Born and raised in England, what do you see as the major differences between U.S. soccer and U.K. soccer?   Football in the U.K. takes up over 10 pages in the newspapers. It’s on all the TVs and you can’t escape... Read more »

Men’s Soccer Falls on Senior Night, Ends Disappointing Season

Troy Mauriello, Staff Writer

November 12, 2014

Filed under Sports

It would not be a storybook ending for the five seniors on the St. John’s men’s soccer team in their final game at Belson Stadium, as the Red Storm fell 1-0 to their tri-state rival Seton Hall on Thursday night.   The... Read more »

St. John’s Tops St. Thomas 97-71 in exhibition match

November 12, 2014

Filed under Sports

St. John’s finishes its preseason exhibition matchup by defeating St. Thomas Aquinas 97-71 in Carnesecca Arena last Saturday afternoon. With center Chris Obekpa inactive due to a slight sprain ankle, five players reached double-figures... Read more »