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Courtside: International Impact

Courtside: International Impact

Kaylee Herndon, Staff Writer
November 27, 2016
Filed under Basketball, Men's Basketball, Sports, Sports Scroll

Roughly 10 minutes before open practice began on St. John’s Media Day, sophomore guard Federico Mussini and sophomore center Yankuba Sima began taking some warm up shots together.  Mussini and Sima have experienced being both teammates and rivals. Outside of St. John’s basketball, each represe... Read more »

Courtside: Newcomers look to make their mark

Courtside: Newcomers look to make their mark

Anna Kulesa, Staff Writer
November 27, 2016
Filed under Basketball, Sports, Sports Scroll

Andrayah Adams, Alisha Kebbe and Shamachya Duncan are three of the new faces for the St. John’s women’s basketball team. All three are incoming freshman that had impressive high school careers and are looking to make an impact this season. The Red Storm hope they can fill the big shoes of now gradu... Read more »

Recapping the men’s and women’s soccer seasons

Recapping the men’s and women’s soccer seasons

Nicholas McCreven, Staff Writer
November 16, 2016
Filed under Men's Soccer, Sports, Sports Scroll, Women's Soccer

St. John’s soccer ended this past week for both the men and the women. The men ended with a 6-7-4 record overall and 2-5-2 in the Big East after losing their final game late to Providence. Although the under-.500 record, this season showed the promise that this young team has going forward. Only... Read more »

New backcourt duo leads St. John’s over Binghamton

New backcourt duo leads St. John’s over Binghamton

Carmine Carcieri, Co-Sports Editor
November 16, 2016
Filed under Basketball, Men's Basketball, Sports, Sports Scroll

Without a true point guard in 2015-16, St. John’s struggled to initiate their offense and failed to run Chris Mullin’s NBA space-and-space system successfully. The result: One of the worst seasons in program history. This year, St. John’s doesn’t just have one dynamic point guard; they h... Read more »

St. John’s holds 11th annual 100-out softball fundraiser game

St. John’s holds 11th annual 100-out softball fundraiser game

Brianna Pace, Staff Writer
October 19, 2016
Filed under Softball, Sports, Sports Scroll

The St. John’s softball team hosted their 11th annual 100-out softball game on Wednesday, October 5. The game is held to raise money for the program. Team Storm overpowered Team Red, 29-21. The game is held to give the girls a chance to practice situational work as well as raise much needed mon... Read more »

Up-and-down week for St. John’s women’s soccer

Up-and-down week for St. John’s women’s soccer

Kaylee Herndon, Staff Writer
October 5, 2016
Filed under Sports, Sports Scroll, Women's Soccer

In their most recent match on Sunday, the St. John's women’s soccer team suffered their first loss in Big East conference play, a 2-0 defeat at the hands of Marquette on the road. The Johnnies (6-2-4) were unbeaten in their last three games. This included a win and a draw in Big East action. T... Read more »

Filippo Ricupati’s heroics helps St. John’s earn draw vs. 10th ranked Creighton

Filippo Ricupati’s heroics helps St. John’s earn draw vs. 10th ranked Creighton

Dylan Hornik, Staff Writer
October 5, 2016
Filed under Men's Soccer, Sports, Sports Scroll

A season of surprises continues for the St. John’s University men’s soccer team. Less than a month after losing a tight game to now third-ranked Syracuse, the Red Storm used a late-game equalizer to earn a 1-1 draw against tenth-ranked Creighton. It was just the fourth non-win for Creighton t... Read more »

No shortage of spirit for SJU Senior

No shortage of spirit for SJU Senior

Troy Mauriello and Carmine Carcieri
October 5, 2016
Filed under Baseball, Basketball, Lacrosse, Men's Basketball, Men's Soccer, Men's Tennis, Sports, Sports Scroll, Track & Field, Volleyball, Women's Basketball, Women's Soccer, Women's Tennis

If you told Brendan Eugene three years ago that he’d be running the official student fan group of St. John’s University, RedZone, he himself wouldn’t have believed you. Eugene, a 20-year-old senior from Bay Shore, NY, was a self-described shy freshman as he began school at St. John’s in 20... Read more »

SJU tennis back in action at Princeton

SJU tennis back in action at Princeton

Kaylee Herndon, Staff Writer
September 29, 2016
Filed under Men's Tennis, Sports, Sports Scroll

The St. John’s men’s tennis team opened up their 2016 season with notable singles and doubles performances at the Ivy-Plus Invitational, hosted by Princeton University over this past weekend. “Overall we had a good weekend against a lot of high-level competition. I feel our results were good... Read more »

Women’s soccer tops Seton Hall, 1-0

Women’s soccer tops Seton Hall, 1-0

Katherine Acquavella, Staff Writer
September 29, 2016
Filed under Sports, Sports Scroll, Women's Soccer

The St. John’s University women’s soccer team kicked off Big East play with a 1-0 win over Seton Hall University in South Orange, New Jersey this past Saturday. After nearly 70 minutes of scoreless play, sophomore Anna Maria Baldursdottir scored after a foul was called on Seton Hall in the box.... Read more »

Red Storm drops Big East openers over weekend

Red Storm drops Big East openers over weekend

Derrell Bouknight, Staff Writer
September 29, 2016
Filed under Sports, Sports Scroll, Volleyball

The St. John’s volleyball team began Big East play with consecutive four-set losses to Xavier and Butler. Friday night’s game against the Musketeers was the Johnnies’ first match at Carnesecca Arena in nearly three weeks. They went 4-4 over their past eight matches, which included trips to t... Read more »

St. John’s University has day of service

Nickool Castro, Staff Writer
September 28, 2016
Filed under News

St. John’s held its annual University Service Day (USD) on Sept. 24, marking its 15th anniversary. The USD usually takes place the third or fourth week of September during Founder’s Week in remembrance of Saint Vincent DePaul, whose teachings emphasize respect for the service to the needy, and h... Read more »

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