The Torch

Johnnies sweep Bulldogs at the Garden

Stephen Zitolo, Assistant Sports Editor

February 20, 2014

The St. John’s men’s basketball team looked like two totally different teams on Tuesday night as they had immense struggles in the first half but looked unstoppable in the second half, leading to a 77-52 victory over B...

Burner and Reed lead the way against Arkansas

Brandon Mauk, Contributing Writer

February 19, 2014

The St. John’s softball team came away with a 2-2 split this weekend at the Arkansas Invitational in Fayetteville. Although they lost twice to the host Razorbacks, the Red Storm defeated UMKC and Jackson State to improve to...

Waves of mistakes

Allen Gomez, Staff Writer

February 19, 2014

The St. John’s baseball team opened the season on the road in Malibu, California against Pepperdine this weekend with a three-game series. St. John’s won the first game, but dropped next two and the series. Runs proved...

Shepard finishes in top 50 in Oregon

Allen Gomez, Staff Writer

February 19, 2014

Sophomore Trevor Shepard competed in the Junior Men’s Epee Division at Portland, Oregon at the Junior Olympics and was the only competitor for the Red Storm. Shepard placed 49th out of 256 fencers and was seeded No. 50 overall...

Valentine’s day victory

Aisha Quinones, Staff Writer

February 17, 2014

The St. John’s women’s tennis team found themselves victorious against LIU Brooklyn with a 6-1 win on Feb. 14th which marked their third consecutive win to improve to 4-1 overall in the season. A distinctive start for the Re...

Women’s tennis stays hot against UConn

Aisha Quinones, Staff Writer

February 17, 2014

The St. John’s women’s tennis team kept their winning streak as they beat UConn, to rack in their fourth straight victory and move on to an overall record of 5-1 to start off the season. With senior, Yanita Arnaudova, lifting...

McArdle and Cernuto lead Johnnies in opener

Michael Trivigno, Staff Writer

February 17, 2014

St. John’s lacrosse opened up their 2014 campaign with a 15-13 victory over Holy Cross Sunday afternoon.  It was an up and down game for the Red Storm but an offensive explosion in the third quarter was difference maker in...

Taste of their own medicine

Stephen Zitolo, Assistant Sports Editor

February 17, 2014

The St. John’s men’s basketball got what they have been looking for since an abysmal first half performance on Jan. 4 in Washington D.C. against the Georgetown Hoyas and that was redemption. The Red Storm offense fired on all cylinders Sunday night at Madison Square Garden beatin...

Pirate sweep

Stephen Zitolo, Assistant Sports Editor

February 16, 2014

The St. John’s men’s basketball had some luck on their side on Thursday night versus Seton Hall as the Red Storm struggled immensely on both sides of the ball but were able to pull out another nail biting victory versus the...

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