Tartamella Looks to Improve Upon Winning Ways in Third Season

Troy Mauriello and Nick Hughes

October 24, 2014
Filed under Basketball, Sports, Women's Basketball

In each of his first two seasons at the helm, St. John’s women’s basketball coach Joe Tartamella has guided his team to two straight NCAA Tournament appearances.  Last year under his leadership, the Red Storm made the finals... Read more »

SJU Students Celebrate the Beginning of Men & Women’s Basketball Season

Anthony Scianna, Staff Writer

October 24, 2014
Filed under Basketball, Sports, Women's Basketball

Over 5,000 eager students packed Carnesecca Arena on Friday night to celebrate the start of the men and women’s basketball seasons during Tip-Off, where the teams were announced for the first time. Energy seemed to be oozing... Read more »

French Montana At Tip Off 2014

Stephen Zitolo, Sports Editor

October 24, 2014
Filed under Basketball, Sports

The University scored big time as students anticipated seeing their beloved women’s and men’s basketball teams as well as famed rapper French Montana perform at the Tip-Off. Before 9 a.m., students made their way to the... Read more »

St. John’s Drops Pair of Heartbreaking Conference Matches

Brandon Mauk, Staff Writer

October 24, 2014
Filed under Men's Soccer, Sports

The season is starting to slip away for St. John’s men’s soccer after a pair of heartbreaking conference losses last week. First, they lost 1-0 to No. 6/2 Creighton at home on Wednesday and then dropped a 3-2 decision... Read more »

John’s Takes 20th At Bill Callum Invitational

Samuel Dieudonne, Contributing Writer

October 24, 2014
Filed under Golf, Sports

The St. John’s University men’s golf team on Monday and Tuesday participated in the 2014 Bill Callum Invitational where they placed 20th overall. The 2014 Bill Cullum Invitational is held at Wood Ranch Golf Club, a 6,819-yard,... Read more »

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 »